Pattern of mid-facial fractures in Tehran, Iran.

  title={Pattern of mid-facial fractures in Tehran, Iran.},
  author={Seyed Hassan Mohajerani and Somayeh Asghari},
  journal={Dental traumatology : official publication of International Association for Dental Traumatology},
  volume={27 2},
BACKGROUND/AIM One of the highest rates of car accidents and related morbidities and mortalities in the world is reported from Iran. Facial structures are usually injured in such accidents. This study is conducted to find the patterns and etiologies of mid-facial fractures in Iran. MATERIAL AND METHODS During three consecutive years, patients with mid-facial fractures who were referred to a major oral and maxillofacial surgery center were studied for fracture etiologies and fracture locations… CONTINUE READING