General or unspecified injuries to the soft tissue or bony portions of the face.
Head Protective Devices
Fractures of the skull which may result from penetrating or nonpenetrating head injuries or rarely BONE DISEASES (see also FRACTURES, SPONTANEOUS). Skull fractures may be classified by location (e.g., SKULL FRACTURE, BASILAR), radiographic appearance (e.g., linear), or based upon cranial integrity (e.g., SKULL FRACTURE, DEPRESSED).
The 7th cranial nerve. The facial nerve has two parts, the larger motor root which may be called the facial nerve proper, and the smaller intermediate or sensory root. Together they provide efferent innervation to the muscles of facial expression and to the lacrimal and SALIVARY GLANDS, and convey afferent information for TASTE from the anterior two-thirds of the TONGUE and for TOUCH from the EXTERNAL EAR.
Severe or complete loss of facial muscle motor function. This condition may result from central or peripheral lesions. Damage to CNS motor pathways from the cerebral cortex to the facial nuclei in the pons leads to facial weakness that generally spares the forehead muscles. FACIAL NERVE DISEASES generally results in generalized hemifacial weakness. NEUROMUSCULAR JUNCTION DISEASES and MUSCULAR DISEASES may also cause facial paralysis or paresis.
Observable changes of expression in the face in response to emotional stimuli.
Wounds and Injuries
Acute and chronic (see also BRAIN INJURIES, CHRONIC) injuries to the brain, including the cerebral hemispheres, CEREBELLUM, and BRAIN STEM. Clinical manifestations depend on the nature of injury. Diffuse trauma to the brain is frequently associated with DIFFUSE AXONAL INJURY or COMA, POST-TRAUMATIC. Localized injuries may be associated with NEUROBEHAVIORAL MANIFESTATIONS; HEMIPARESIS, or other focal neurologic deficits.
Facial Nerve Diseases
Diseases of the facial nerve or nuclei. Pontine disorders may affect the facial nuclei or nerve fascicle. The nerve may be involved intracranially, along its course through the petrous portion of the temporal bone, or along its extracranial course. Clinical manifestations include facial muscle weakness, loss of taste from the anterior tongue, hyperacusis, and decreased lacrimation.
The facial skeleton, consisting of bones situated between the cranial base and the mandibular region. While some consider the facial bones to comprise the hyoid (HYOID BONE), palatine (HARD PALATE), and zygomatic (ZYGOMA) bones, MANDIBLE, and MAXILLA, others include also the lacrimal and nasal bones, inferior nasal concha, and vomer but exclude the hyoid bone. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p113)
The anterior portion of the head that includes the skin, muscles, and structures of the forehead, eyes, nose, mouth, cheeks, and jaw.
Soft Tissue Injuries
Injuries of tissue other than bone. The concept is usually general and does not customarily refer to internal organs or viscera. It is meaningful with reference to regions or organs where soft tissue (muscle, fat, skin) should be differentiated from bones or bone tissue, as "soft tissue injuries of the hand".
Sprains and Strains
A collective term for muscle and ligament injuries without dislocation or fracture. A sprain is a joint injury in which some of the fibers of a supporting ligament are ruptured but the continuity of the ligament remains intact. A strain is an overstretching or overexertion of some part of the musculature.
Track and Field
Accidents on streets, roads, and highways involving drivers, passengers, pedestrians, or vehicles. Traffic accidents refer to AUTOMOBILES (passenger cars, buses, and trucks), BICYCLING, and MOTORCYCLES but not OFF-ROAD MOTOR VEHICLES; RAILROADS nor snowmobiles.
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A nonspecific term used to describe transient alterations or loss of consciousness following closed head injuries. The duration of UNCONSCIOUSNESS generally lasts a few seconds, but may persist for several hours. Concussions may be classified as mild, intermediate, and severe. Prolonged periods of unconsciousness (often defined as greater than 6 hours in duration) may be referred to as post-traumatic coma (COMA, POST-HEAD INJURY). (From Rowland, Merritt's Textbook of Neurology, 9th ed, p418)
Societies whose membership is limited to dentists.
A game whose object is to sink a ball into each of 9 or 18 successive holes on a golf course using as few strokes as possible.
Traumatic or other damage to teeth including fractures (TOOTH FRACTURES) or displacements (TOOTH LUXATION).
Non-fatal injuries sustained by seatbelt wearers: a comparative study. (1/169)The injuries sustained by 969 drivers and front-seat passengers in road-traffic accidents were studied. Altogether 196 (20-2%) of the drivers and passengers were wearing seat belts and 773 (79-8%) were not. The injuries among the two groups differed greatly in both severity and distribution. A total of 54 (27-6%) of the seatbelt wearers sustained one or more fractures compared with 300 (38-8%) of the non-wearers, and 18 (9-2%) of the seatbelt wearers were severely injured compared with 300 (38-8%) of the non-wearers. Soft-tissue injuries to the face were sustained by only 29 (14-8%) of the seatbelt wearers compared with 425 (55%) of the non-wearers. Since wearing seatbelts may become compulsory, the type and pattern of injuries to be expected in wearers should be appreciated. (+info)
Injury rates in Shotokan karate. (2/169)OBJECTIVE: To document the injury rate in three British Shotokan karate championships in consecutive years. In these tournaments strict rules governed contact, with only "light" or "touch" contact allowed. Protective padding for the head, hands, or feet was prohibited. METHODS: Prospective recording of injuries resulting from 1770 bouts in three national competitions of 1996, 1997, and 1998. Details of ages and years of karate experience were also obtained. RESULTS: 160 injuries were sustained in 1770 bouts. The overall rate of injury was 0.09 per bout and 0.13 per competitor. 91 (57%) injuries were to the head. The average age of those injured was 22 years, with an average of nine years of experience in karate. CONCLUSIONS: The absence of protective padding does not result in higher injury rates than in most other series of Shotokan karate injuries. Strict refereeing is essential, however, to maintain control and minimise contact. (+info)
Risk factors for spread of primary adult onset blepharospasm: a multicentre investigation of the Italian movement disorders study group. (3/169)OBJECTIVES: Little is known about factors influencing the spread of blepharospasm to other body parts. An investigation was carried out to deterrmine whether demographic features (sex, age at blepharospasm onset), putative risk, or protective factors for blepharospasm (family history of dystonia or tremor, previous head or face trauma with loss of consciousness, ocular diseases, and cigarette smoking), age related diseases (diabetes, hypertension), edentulousness, and neck or trunk trauma preceding the onset of blepharospasm could distinguish patients with blepharospasm who had spread of dystonia from those who did not. METHODS: 159 outpatients presenting initially with blepharospasm were selected in 16 Italian Institutions. There were 104 patients with focal blepharospasm (mean duration of disease 5.3 (SD 1.9) years) and 55 patients in whom segmental or multifocal dystonia developed (mainly in the cranial cervical area) 1.5 (1.2) years after the onset of blepharospasm. Information was obtained from a standardised questionnaire administered by medical interviewers. A Cox regression model was used to examine the relation between the investigated variables and spread. RESULTS: Previous head or face trauma with loss of consciousness, age at the onset of blepharospasm, and female sex were independently associated with an increased risk of spread. A significant association was not found between spread of dystonia and previous ocular diseases, hypertension, diabetes, neck or trunk trauma, edentulousness, cigarette smoking, and family history of dystonia or tremor. An unsatisfactory study power negatively influenced the validity and accuracy of the negative findings relative to diabetes, neck or trunk trauma, and cigarette smoking. CONCLUSIONS: The results of this exploratory study confirm that patients presenting initially with blepharospasm are most likely to experience some spread of dystonia within a few years of the onset of blepharospasm and suggest that head or face trauma with loss of consciousness preceding the onset, age at onset, and female sex may be relevant to spread. The suggested association between edentulousness and cranial cervical dystonia may be apparent because of the confounding effect of both age at onset and head or face trauma with loss of consciousness. The lack of influence of family history of dystonia on spread is consistent with previous findings indicating that the inheritance pattern is the same for focal and segmental blepharospasm. (+info)
Epistaxis: study of aetiology, site and side of bleeding. (4/169)The present study comprises 300 cases of epistaxis. The analysis of these cases revealed a higher incidence in young males. Unilateral bleeding was seen in almost 60% each of indoor and outdoor cases. Litte's area was the most common site responsible for epistaxis in 28.8% of the indoor and 26.2% of the outdoor patients. Hypertension was the most common systemic cause among indoor patients (62.2%) and sickle cell disorder among the outdoor patients (37.5%). Atrophic rhinitis with myiasis was the local cause of epistaxis in maximum (27%) of the indoor patients and traumatic epistaxis was the commonest cause (33%) among outdoor patients-fingernail trauma in 75.9% of them. Idiopathic epistaxis contributed for 16.5% indoor and 26.1% of outdoor cases. Intractable epistaxis was seen in one case following accidental facial trauma. (+info)
Acceptability of baseball face guards and reduction of oculofacial injury in receptive youth league players. (5/169)GOALS: To assess the relative injury reduction effect and acceptability of face guards on batter's helmets. METHODS: A non-randomized prospective cohort study among 238 youth league baseball teams in Central and Southern Indiana during the 1997 season. Coaches, parents, and players were asked to respond to pre-season and post-season questionnaires. Approximately one half of the teams were supplied with face guard helmets (intervention); all others used this protection at their discretion (comparison). RESULTS: Parents, players, and coaches on the intervention teams reported a reduction in the incidence of oculofacial injuries compared with comparison team respondents (p=0.04). There was no reported adverse effect of face guard use on player performance. CONCLUSIONS: Helmet face guards should be required for batters to prevent facial injuries in baseball. (+info)
Treating traumatic tattoo by micro-incision. (6/169)OBJECTIVE: To design a micro-incision operation for treating traumatic tattoo. METHODS: With an 11-gauge blade, a micro-incision was made on each side of the small tattoo spot and the tattoo skin was removed. For a longer tattoo particle, a longer incision was needed. The skin incision was sutured with 6-0 silk. For a complex tattoo, dermabrasion could be used first to remove the superficial one so as to expose the deep one which was removed in the same way as mentioned above. When there was a large number of tattoo particles, many operations were needed. RESULTS: Fourteen patients were treated by this method with good to excellent result. CONCLUSION: Micro-incision for treating traumatic tattoo is an effective method. (+info)
Incidence of injury in amateur rugby league sevens. (7/169)OBJECTIVES: To investigate the incidence, site, and nature of injuries sustained in amateur rugby league sevens tournaments. METHODS: A total of 168 players competing in three amateur rugby league sevens tournaments were studied. All injuries sustained during matches were recorded. Information recorded included the name of the injured player and the time, cause, anatomical site, and nature of the injury. RESULTS: The incidence of injury was 283.5 per 1000 playing hours. Some 40% (113.4 per 1000 playing hours) of all injuries sustained were to the lower limb (chi(2) = 5.3, df = 1, p<0.05). Contusions were the most common type of injury (113.4 per 1000 hours, 40%, chi(2) = 9.5, df = 4, p<0.05), with most (198.4 per 1000 hours, 70%, chi(2) = 31.5, df =4, p<0.001) occurring in physical collisions and tackles. An increasing injury incidence was observed over the first (99.2 per 1000 hours), second (198.4 per 1000 hours), third (347.2 per 1000 hours), and fourth (694.4 per 1000 hours) matches played during the tournaments (chi(2) = 9.2, df = 3, p<0.05). CONCLUSIONS: The results of this study suggest that amateur rugby league sevens tournaments, which require players to compete repeatedly on the same day, may hasten the onset of fatigue and predispose to injury. (+info)
Orthodontic facebows: safety issues and current management. (8/169)Some patients treated with extra-oral traction provided by simple elasticated materials and a standard facebow have experienced problems with the standard facebow coming out of the buccal tubes at night and the catapult effect of the extra-oral traction. The disengagement of the facebow at night has affected the success of treatment and occasionally injured the patient. This paper draws on material from a variety of papers and lists the known causes and considers the associated safety issues. It also provides some clinical tips and makes several suggestions for the continued use of this very useful form of additional orthodontic anchorage. (+info)
Facial Injuries in Car Accidents in Oregon | Portland Injury Firm
Facial injuries from car accidents are very serious. They can negatively affect your life for years or permanently. Talk to The Herron Law Firm today. We can help you to get the compensation you deserve to put your life back together. Remember, if you were in a car accident with facial injuries in Oregon, you will want to speak to an experienced facial injury attorney. Facial injuries are complex, expensive and can months or years to repair. The cost of these procedures can run into the hundreds of thousands of dollars, and your or the other drivers auto insurance may not cover it all. You can obtain the compensation you deserve to get your life back on track by filing a personal injury lawsuit against the negligent driver.. ...
Facial Injuries and Oral Surgery - Huntington Beach Dentist
There are a number of reasons that dentists or oral surgeons recommend surgery, but facial injuries are probably the most unexpected and alarming cause. Maxillofacial injury, or facial trauma, refers to any injury to the mouth, jaw, and face. Most of these injuries result from sports, car accidents, job accidents, violence, or an accident at home. Lets learn about oral surgery resulting from facial trauma.. Broken bones are a common type of serious facial injury. Fractures can occur in the upper or lower jaw, cheekbones, palate, and eye sockets. Injuries in these locations may affect vision and the ability to eat, talk, and breathe. Hospitalization is often required for treatment, which is similar to that for fractures in other parts of the body. The bones must be lined up and held in place to allow time to heal them in the correct position. Because casts are not possible in facial injuries, the surgeon may use wires, screws, or plates to treat fractures. Sometimes healing takes as long as six ...
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Preventing Facial Injuries - Dr. Lawrence Duffield
Facial injuries occur all too often in the Birmingham, MI area. Royal Oak Little Leaguers get hit by inside pitches, Royal Oak construction workers suffer falls and other accidents at the worksite, and Michigan motorists sustain injuries in collisions every single day. Accidents at home can also result in serious injury to the face.. Serious facial injuries can affect the victims ability to eat, breathe, and speak. Because of the essential physical processes at risk, a person who has suffered a facial injury should receive medical care as soon as possible. Injuries to the mouth are treated by general dentists and oral and maxillofacial surgeons.. At Duffield Dentistry, we strongly advocate the use of protective equipment for every type of sport, whether it is a team sport or individual activity. Call us at (248) 541-1388 for mouthguard recommendations regarding your (or your childs) specific sport.. Likewise, the Birmingham, MI workplace injury rate can be reduced with increased use of ...
Facial Injuries - Buckhead ENT | Atlanta, Georgia
At one time or another, everyone has had a minor facial injury that caused pain, swelling, or bruising. Home treatment is usually all that is needed for mild bumps or bruises. Causes of facial injuries Facial injuries most commonly occur during: Sports or recreational activities, such as ice hockey, basketball...
Facial injury management undertaken at US and UK medical treatment facilities during the Iraq and Afghanistan conflicts: a...
OBJECTIVES. To perform the first direct comparison of the facial injuries sustained and treatment performed at USA and UK deployed medical treatment facilities (MTFs) in support of the military campaigns in Iraq and Afghanistan.. SETTING. The US and UK Joint Theatre Trauma Registries were scrutinised for all patients with facial injuries presenting alive to a UK or US deployed MTF between 1 March 2003 and 31 October 2011.. PARTICIPANTS. US and UK military personnel, local police, local military and civilians.. PRIMARY AND SECONDARY OUTCOME MEASURES. An adjusted multiple logistic regression model was performed using tracheostomy as the primary dependent outcome variable and treatment in a US MTF, US or UK military, mandible fracture and treatment of mandible fracture as independent secondary variables.. RESULTS. Facial injuries were identified in 16 944 casualties, with the most common being those to skin/muscle (64%), bone fractures (36%), inner/middle ear (28%) and intraoral damage (11%). ...
Steps to Prevent Facial Injuries
A severe facial injury, such as a broken jaw, can necessitate a trip to the oral surgeon, so patients who hope to avoid such an invasive treatment may take certain steps to reduce their risk of facial trauma. Facial injury prevention can begin in the home, as falls can cause broken bones or other facial…
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12: Radiographic Evaluation of Facial Injuries | Pocket Dentistry
The most common causes of facial injuries include motor and other vehicular accidents, altercations, falls, and sports- and work-related injuries.4 The degree of force delivered by the impact to the skeletal tissue plays a role in the severity or complexity of the resultant injury. Low-energy forces may cause little comminution or displacement, moderate-energy injuries have an increased chance of fracture displacement, and high-energy injuries could result in highly comminuted fractures, accompanied by dramatic instability and marked alteration in facial skeletal architecture.1 Therefore, the cause of the injury is an important component of the patients evaluation and assessment. Knowing the mechanism of the trauma may lead to more specificity in the clinical examination and acquisition of radiographic images and their assessment. Classification of facial injuries is also important to define the treatment better and develop a successful plan. In addition to a thorough clinical examination of ...
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Receiving a facial injury can be a traumatic event in itself and also often leads to a permanent and visible scar. A facial scar can leave the injured party feeling very self conscious and suffering low mood and depression.. Awarding compensation for facial injuries takes into account several factors including the location and visibility of the scar and the impact on the individual concerned.. Burns injuries are also dealt with in this category. Serious burns injuries will almost always be at, or over, the top of the bracket.. ...
Saracens face anxious wait after Maro Itoje taken to hospital with facial injury - Sports Sector
Saracens face a nervous wait over the fitness of Maro Itoje after the England lock was taken to hospital Sunday with a facial injury.. Itoje was forced off in the 48th minute of his sides 20-19 defeat to Harlequins with blood pouring from a cut to his mouth.. He has undergone scans on the injury and Saracens director of rugby Mark McCall expects to know more about its extent on Monday.. Maro has gone to hospital with a facial injury so well get an update in the next 24 hours, he said.. The Champions Cup holders host Clermont in the competition Sunday as they continue their quest for a third successive title.. Saracens then go to France seven days later and McCall will be keen to have his star second row available for such a vital double header.. ...
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Head and Facial Injury. Scott Marquis, MD. Overview. Head injury What to look for Appropriate management Facial injury Review. Head and brain trauma. ~ 1,500,000 head injuries annually ~ 230,000 hospitalized and survive ~ 50,000 deaths 1/3 all injury-related deaths Severity 75% mild Slideshow...
Elite Sports Facial Injuries Conference - Saving Faces
Athletic careers can be put in jeopardy due to unnecessarily long absences from training after contact sports injuries. Professional and elite sports athletes can benefit from different approaches to the management of their facial injuries to reduce time away from competing but maximise safety.. This day meeting provides a contemporary review of these approaches to operative and recovery management of facial injuries. By attending this event you will hear from and discuss with national experts including our very own Professor Iain Hutchison, who will provide clinicians with the knowledge they need to get involved with this rewarding area of clinical practice.. ...
Until they have faces: the ethics of facial allograft transplantation | Journal of Medical Ethics
Currently, reconstructive armamentarium for treatment of facial deformities due to severe trauma, burn injuries, gunshot wounds, or cancer, includes standard skin grafting, application of local flaps, tissue expansion, prefabrication, and free tissue transfers.18-24 Despite the efforts and introduction of microsurgical techniques, the results have been, at best, mediocre. The mask-like appearance, including skin discoloration, deforming contractures around the eyes, nose, mouth, and ears, make up the stigma of a deformed face that is visible even at a distance. At present, there is no effective way to hide or to change this appearance. Many patients seek repeated reconstructive attempts-as many as 30-50 surgical procedures. In the end, the results are usually not strikingly better leaving the patients with less hope and greater frustration.. The vascular anatomy of the face is well known, and adequate blood supply should be preserved for the survival of the transplanted facial allograft. Two ...
Facial Trauma - Arizona Coast ENT
The term facial trauma means any injury to the face or upper jaw bone. Facial traumas include injuries to the skin covering, underlying skeleton, neck, nasal (sinuses), orbital socket, or oral lining, as well as the teeth and dental structures. Sometimes these types of injuries are called maxillofacial injury. Facial trauma is often recognized by lacerations (breaks in the skin); bruising around the eyes, widening of the distance between the eyes (which may indicate injury to the bones between the eye sockets); movement of the upper jaw when the head is stabilized (which may indicate a fracture in this area); and abnormal sensations on the cheek.. In the U.S., about three million people are treated in emergency departments for facial trauma injuries each year. Of the pediatric patients, five percent have suffered facial fractures. In children less than three years old, the primary cause of these fractures is falls. In children more than five years old the primary cause for facial trauma is motor ...
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FACIAL TRAUMA AND INJURIES - Maxillofacialoralcentre
Facial trauma, also known as maxillofacial trauma, is any injury to the face or jawbone. Facial trauma may include skin lacerations, obstruction to the nasal cavity or sinuses, damage to the orbital sockets, fracture to the cheek, nose or eye socket, and avulsed (knocked out) teeth.. Treatment for facial trauma often involves airway control, bleeding control, reduction of swelling, prevention of infection, repair of bone fractures, lacerations or soft tissue injury, and reconstruction. The most common causes of facial trauma include sporting incidents, accidents, penetrating injuries, and violence. The combination of dental and surgical training makes our Oral and Maxillofacial surgeon uniquely skilled at restoring the aesthetics of facial proportions, the functionality of jaw joints and bites, and damaged or missing teeth.. ...
Car Accidents and Facial Injuries
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facial injuries - Orange City Surgical Solutions | Oral Surgeon Orange City, FL | Surgical Solutions: Dr. David Turbyfill DMD
It used to be that we would see most of our sports-related facial trauma patients in the fall and winter, when sports participation typically reached its highest point. But nowadays, we see a steady stream of sports injuries to the face in our office year-round. Because more children, teens, and adults participate in sports in …. How to Prevent Facial Injuries Read More ». ...
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There are people specially trained to deal with injuries to the mouth, face, and jaw: Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. Their training and experience uniquely qualify them to deal with these types of injuries. These can include a wide range of injuries, from facial cuts and lacerations to more serious problems, like broken teeth and fractured facial bones.. THE SERIOUS SIDE OF FACIAL INJURY. One of the most common types of serious injury to the face occurs when bones are broken. Fractures can involve the lower jaw, upper jaw, palate, cheekbones, eye socket, and combinations of these bones. These injuries can affect sight, and the ability to breathe, speak and swallow. Treatment often requires hospitalization.. SPECIALIZED TREATMENT. The principles of treatment for facial fractures are the same as for a broken arm or leg. The parts of the bone must be lined up (reduced) and held in position long enough to permit them time to heal. This may require six or more weeks depending on the patients age ...
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Canadian Actress Sues Over On-Set Facial Injury - Cuming & Gillespie
Taylor Hickson, a 20-year-old Canadian actress, commenced a lawsuit against Incident Productions Inc. for facial injuries that she suffered on the set of the indie horror film Ghostland. If an individual has suffered scarring or disfigurement as a result of an accident that was caused by another persons negligence, the injured party may be entitled to make a claim for damages.Earlier this year, Taylor Hickson (
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Effects of Increasing Protection Against Facial Injuries in Bicycle Accidents? - Groupidea
Facial injuries are fairly common in bicycle accidents. According to a study from Snell Memorial Foundation out of 3,388 injured bicyclists analyzed, 34.8%...
Helmets protect motorcyclists against facial injury: study
Los Angeles - In addition to protecting against traumatic head injuries, motorcycle helmets may help prevent facial injuries, according to a study published in the Archives of Surgery.
Botched Harrisburg Home Invasion Leaves Alleged Robber With Facial Injuries, Victim With Gunshot Wound To Leg | Roys Rants -...
A botched armed robbery Friday in Harrisburg left an alleged robber with facial injuries and another man with a gunshot wound to his leg, city police said. Adrian Ortiz-Diaz, 39, who lives in Allison Hill, broke into an apartment in the Hall Manor Public Housing Complex and tried to rob a victim with a gun, police said.…
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Facial Injuries in Athletes
Approximately 30% of facial injuries occur during sports activities. 75% of these injuries are seen in male athletes age between 10-29 years.
The year 2002 then saw Hird's worst injury, a horrific facial injury sustained in a match against Fremantle when he collided ... "Hird has surgery on facial injuries". The Sydney Morning Herald. 2 May 2002. Retrieved 22 March 2009. "James Hird's Winning ... He was recruited to the AFL by Essendon from the 1990 AFL Draft; due to a serious hip injury along with other injuries in his ... Due to injury, Hird missed out on playing for most of 1991, his first season with the club. At the end of the season, a vote ...
Baker, DC; Conley, J (December 1979). "Avoiding facial nerve injuries in rhytidectomy. Anatomical variations and pitfalls". ... SMAS Facial musculature Facial nerve A dissection in the deep plane can mostly be performed safely, because the facial nerve ... Nerve injury can be sustained during rhytidectomy. This kind of injury can be temporary or permanent and harm can be done to ... Vascularisation The composite flap is vascularised by facial, angular and/or inferior orbital arteries. The facial artery ...
It resulted in serious facial injuries. He was also mugged in Hollywood shortly thereafter. In 1987, Quarry returned to film ...
She suffered facial wounds and orthopaedic injuries. Narain appeared alongside Leonardo DiCaprio in the documentary Before The ...
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The facial bones are suspended from the bar by open reduction and internal fixation with titanium plates and screws, and each ... CSF rhinorrhea, or leakage of the nutrient laden fluid that bathes the brain, is more commonly seen with these injuries due to ... As a result, there is gagging on the side of injury. Diagnosis is suspected by physical exam and history, in which, classically ... Chung, K. J.; Kim, Y. H.; Kim, T. G.; Lee, J. H.; Lim, J. H. (2013). "Treatment of complex facial fractures: Clinical ...
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Walters suffered facial cuts from flying glass. The Vice President escaped injury. In the 1960s, Walters served as a U.S. ...
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The impact knocked Jackson unconscious with severe facial injuries. Crow, flying just astern noticed something wrong, then saw ...
He fired a shot at point-blank range through a car window, but Calwell escaped with only minor facial injuries from broken ... Calwell sustained only minor facial injuries from broken glass. Kocan was tried and found guilty of attempted murder. He was ...
He also had facial lacerations and minor head injuries. Jeffrey Neal Brown, a 34-year-old Poway resident, was a passenger in ... and suffered a mild concussion and facial injuries. Wicks was also treated at Scripps Memorial Hospital. The cement truck was ...
Larian, B; Wong, B; Crumley, RL; Moeinolmolki, B; Muranaka, E; Keates, RH (1999). "Facial trauma and ocular/orbital injury". ... Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery and Head and Neck Surgery. Azizzadeh, Babak; Buga, Georgette M.; Berke, Gerald S.; Larian, ... Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery. 5 (1): 31-5. doi:10.1001/archfaci.5.1.31. PMID 12533135. Azizzadeh, Babak; Enayati, Pedram ...
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- The most common facial injuries sustained in a car accident are minor bruises, lacerations, scrapes, fractures, and severe damages to the jaw and teeth. (hoffmannpersonalinjury.com)
- Lip lacerations are one of the most common types of facial injuries and require careful repair. (faceandjawsurgery.com)
- When soft tissue injuries, such as lacerations, occur on the face they are repaired by suturing. (germantownoralsurgery.com)
- Drs. Wu, Woodward, and Saltman are well-trained oral and maxillofacial surgeons, proficient at diagnosing and treating all types of facial lacerations. (germantownoralsurgery.com)
- Dr. Rethman is a well-trained oral and maxillofacial surgeon and is proficient at diagnosing and treating all types of facial lacerations. (prescottazoralsurgery.com)
- Drs. Bass, Scharfenberger, Rosenberg, Jurman, Kneller, Fleischman and Bacigalupo are well-trained oral and maxillofacial surgeons and are proficient at diagnosing and treating all types of facial lacerations . (plainvieworal.com)
- Scarring and Lacerations: Cuts to the face could seem like minor injuries in a car accident. (portlandinjuryfirm.com)
- Facial wounds and lacerations may need several additional surgeries to reduce scarring. (portlandinjuryfirm.com)
- Soft tissue injuries: Bruises, contusions, and lacerations are common in car accidents. (portlandinjuryfirm.com)
- Oral and maxillofacial surgeons (OMSs) are experts in treating and repairing facial injury and trauma, including fractures of the upper and lower jaws and the orbits surrounding the eyes as well as facial lacerations. (myoralfacialsurgeon.com)
- These injuries may leave the victim with lifelong suffering and pain in the form of scars and permanent disfigurement . (hoffmannpersonalinjury.com)
- A person with facial scars and disfigurement tends to become more self-conscious about his appearance and at times other people may also see him differently, which causes even more discomfort. (hoffmannpersonalinjury.com)
- Georgia facial injury and disfigurement lawyers Montlick & Associates, Attorneys at Law, recognize the psychological trauma that persists long after the physical wounds have healed. (montlick.com)
- Depression and anxiety are prevalent with facial scarring and disfigurement. (montlick.com)
- Car accidents can cause many major injuries to the face that can lead to disfigurement. (portlandinjuryfirm.com)
- Disfigurement: A high-speed crash where the face hits the glass, dashboard, seat or steering wheel can cause massive, disfiguring facial injuries. (portlandinjuryfirm.com)
- Some facial bone injuries can heal on their own, but others can take months of treatment and still leave you with disfigurement. (portlandinjuryfirm.com)
- Face and eye injuries suffered in an auto wreck can change your life forever, especially if they result in disfigurement or blindness. (denenapoints.com)
- Scars and disfigurement can also arise from accidents around the home, such as burning or scalding incidents, or as a result of a dog attack, botched cosmetic surgery, assault, or a sports injury, to name a few. (cuminggillespie.com)
- Injuries, such as scarring and disfigurement, often have a huge psychological impact on the injured person. (cuminggillespie.com)
- An oral and maxillofacial specialist is thoroughly qualified to repair facial injuries. (germantownoralsurgery.com)
- Injuries to the mouth are treated by general dentists and oral and maxillofacial surgeons. (duffielddentistry.com)
- The oral and maxillofacial surgeon performs the treatment of facial injuries. (statesboro-oralsurgery.com)
- Oral and maxillofacial surgeons are trained, skilled and uniquely qualified to manage and treat facial trauma . (statesboro-oralsurgery.com)
- Guidelines developed by the American College of Surgeons for optimal care in Level I and II trauma centers - the centers that treat the most serious and complex facial trauma patients - recommend that an oral and maxillofacial surgeon be included as a member of the centers' trauma team. (myoralfacialsurgeon.com)
- There are various factors which attribute to facial injuries in car accidents . (hoffmannpersonalinjury.com)
- There are a number of possible causes of facial trauma, such as motor vehicle accidents, accidental falls, sports injuries, interpersonal violence, and work-related injuries. (germantownoralsurgery.com)
- Royal Oak Little Leaguers get hit by inside pitches, Royal Oak construction workers suffer falls and other accidents at the worksite, and Michigan motorists sustain injuries in collisions every single day. (duffielddentistry.com)
- Accidents at home can also result in serious injury to the face. (duffielddentistry.com)
- Fractured facial bones are common in car accidents. (portlandinjuryfirm.com)
- Many facial injuries from car accidents include broken or lost teeth. (portlandinjuryfirm.com)
- Facial injuries from car accidents are very serious. (portlandinjuryfirm.com)
- Effects of Increasing Protection Against Facial Injuries in Bicycle Accidents? (groupidea.com)
- Facial injuries are fairly common in bicycle accidents. (groupidea.com)
- The extent of injuries sustained during a car accident usually depends on the severity of the impact, the place where the face is impacted, and especially the angle at which the face is impacted. (hoffmannpersonalinjury.com)
- In the public reports, injuries are usually reported according to the part of the body injured, rather than a recognizable diagnostic category but you can get an idea of the kinds of injuries and their severity. (muellersportsmed.com)
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- Typically, facial injuries are classified as either soft tissue injuries (skin and gums), bone injuries (fractures), or injuries to special regions (such as the eyes, facial nerves, or the salivary glands). (germantownoralsurgery.com)
- Soft tissue injuries may require stitches for treatment. (portlandinjuryfirm.com)
- Treating facial injuries could vary from getting x-rays and receiving stitches, to having surgery in some more serious cases. (accidentadvicehelpline.co.uk)
- He was taken to hospital and has since undergone surgery for his injuries. (bostonstandard.co.uk)
- Plastic and reconstructive surgery improves or repairs the appearance of body parts such as facial injuries, skin cancer, burns, hands or breast options. (chistalexiushealth.org)
- There are a number of reasons that dentists or oral surgeons recommend surgery, but facial injuries are probably the most unexpected and alarming cause. (allurefamilydentalgroup.com)
- Let's learn about oral surgery resulting from facial trauma. (allurefamilydentalgroup.com)
- Improvements have been made to safety gear to make these items more comfortable and efficient, so there should be no excuses for not using them to protect yourself and avoid injuries that can lead to oral surgery. (allurefamilydentalgroup.com)
- Los Angeles - In addition to protecting against traumatic head injuries, motorcycle helmets may help prevent facial injuries, according to a study published in the Archives of Surgery . (safetyandhealthmagazine.com)
- If left in the wrong hands, the injury could heal in a less than preferable way, which could then necessitate another surgery to fix the results of the last one. (eldoradohillsoralsurgery.com)
- Police are appealing for witnesses to a serious assault which left a man with significant facial injuries, to contact them. (harrogate-news.co.uk)
- A teenage girl suffered facial injuries in an assault in North Swindon this afternoon. (wiltshire999s.co.uk)
- A 32-year-old man has suffered facial injuries after a town centre assault. (iwobserver.co.uk)
- Replanting teeth and treating tooth fractures can be handled by an oral surgeon along with facial trauma but if you have been involved in a serious accident you should go to the closest hospital emergency room as soon as possible. (faceandjawsurgery.com)
- Types of facial injuries can range from injuries to teeth to extremely severe injuries to the skin and bones of the face. (germantownoralsurgery.com)
- Isolated injuries to teeth are quite common and may require the expertise of various dental specialists. (germantownoralsurgery.com)
- These types of injuries are treated by one of a number of forms of splinting (stabilizing by wiring or bonding teeth together). (prescottazoralsurgery.com)
- Dental injuries: It is common for teeth to be chipped, cracked, or knocked out in a major collision. (portlandinjuryfirm.com)
- Living without teeth is a cosmetic issue but also can make it hard to eat, and it can force your jaw into an unnatural position that may cause pain and other injuries. (portlandinjuryfirm.com)
- WATCH: Carrie Underwood is bringing in 2018 by sharing details about more injuries that she suffered after a fall that broke her wrist. (cjoy.com)
- The study is open to both military personnel and civilians anywhere in the United States with visible injuries to the face or skull. (doctoroz.com)
- Injuries to the face can not only result in changes to your physical appearance, but can also cause sensory damage, such as sight impairment or loss, or hearing impairment or loss. (farleys.com)
- The most common form of injury sustained by a person involved in a major car accident is injury to the face. (hoffmannpersonalinjury.com)
- The majority of facial injuries are caused by the face hitting the steering wheel, dashboard, or side window, or by shattered glass hitting the face. (hoffmannpersonalinjury.com)
- Any kind of traumatic injury to your face is serious and should be addressed immediately to prevent further damage and scaring. (faceandjawsurgery.com)
- Injuries to the face, by their very nature, impart a high degree of emotional as well as physical trauma to patients. (germantownoralsurgery.com)
- Since a cast cannot be placed on the face, other means have been developed to stabilize facial fractures. (germantownoralsurgery.com)
- One of the most upsetting and difficult injuries from a car accident is damage to your face. (portlandinjuryfirm.com)
- Some facial injury victims may face scarring for life. (portlandinjuryfirm.com)
- No matter what kind of injury you had to your face, it is possible your appearance will be altered forever. (portlandinjuryfirm.com)
- Even with the best medical care, you could have permanent scars on your face that impair the movement of facial muscles. (portlandinjuryfirm.com)
- Broken Face Bones: The face may be slammed into the airbag, windshield, or dashboard, which can cause a broken jaw, nose or other facial fractures. (portlandinjuryfirm.com)
- Joint injuries: If your face slams into the steering wheel during a crash, you may have a temporomandibular joint injury (TMJ). (portlandinjuryfirm.com)
- Eye Injuries: Many car accident victims lose an eye when their face smashes into a part of the car from flying glass and debris. (portlandinjuryfirm.com)
- This is about your face, and making sure you when you recover from your injury, you are still just as happy to see yourself in the mirror. (eldoradohillsoralsurgery.com)
- How much compensation for an injury to the face? (personalinjuryclaimsbirmingham.co.uk)
- Anyone who has had a facial laceration knows that there is a high degree of emotional and physical pain involved when it comes to a facial laceration. (faceandjawsurgery.com)
- In addition to the obvious concern of providing a repair that yields the best cosmetic result possible, care is taken to inspect for and treat injuries to structures such as facial nerves, salivary glands, and salivary ducts (or outflow channels). (germantownoralsurgery.com)
- The doctor needs to use great care when working on a soft tissue injury because the salivary glands, salivary ducts, and facial nerves may be affected. (portlandinjuryfirm.com)
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- As you can imagine, the psychological effects of facial injuries can be just as difficult to come to terms with as the physical effects. (accidentadvicehelpline.co.uk)
- These visible injuries can affect every aspect of a patient's life, from family and social interactions to employment opportunities. (doctoroz.com)
- The science and art of treating these injuries requires special training involving a "hands on" experience and an understanding of how the treatment provided will influence the patient's long-term function and appearance. (germantownoralsurgery.com)
- More importantly, the patient's facial appearance should be minimally affected. (germantownoralsurgery.com)
- The study showed that 167,000 vehicle occupants had a facial fracture, and a majority had nasal, occipital, and cheekbone fractures. (portlandinjuryfirm.com)
- Most facial injuries suffered in a car accident take the form of facial bone fractures, including occipital, nasal, and cheek bones, as well as broken jaws. (denenapoints.com)
Suffer facial injuries2
- Our personal injury solicitors understand how traumatic it can be to suffer facial injuries, especially where there is permanent damage or scarring. (farleys.com)
- Using data from the National Trauma Data Bank on 46,362 patients between 2002 and 2006, researchers found that motorcycle riders who wore helmets were about 60 percent less likely to suffer facial injuries than riders who did not wear a helmet. (safetyandhealthmagazine.com)
- Broken bones are a common type of serious facial injury. (allurefamilydentalgroup.com)
- It is difficult to get a precise count of the most common NHL injuries because they are publicly reported inexactly. (muellersportsmed.com)
- Tooth injuries are very common, and just like the above injuries, require procedures that vary depending on the case. (eldoradohillsoralsurgery.com)
Significant facial injuries1
- And quite frequently, our clients have to deal with significant facial injuries after these attacks. (thesouthjerseydogbitelawyer.com)
Louis Car Accident Attorney1
- If you have suffered severe facial injuries due to a car accident, you may need to consult with a St. Louis car accident attorney to receive sufficient compensation. (hoffmannpersonalinjury.com)
- If you think you may have a claim for facial injury following an accident, our experienced personal injury lawyers will be happy to discuss your case free of charge and without obligation to advise you further. (farleys.com)
- A car accident can cause severe injuries and substantial property damage. (hoffmannpersonalinjury.com)
Horror facial injury1
- INTERNATIONAL RUGBY: SAMOA 3 SCOTLAND 38 First win in SIX months marred by horror facial injury to Chris. (thefreelibrary.com)
- Researchers said data on helmet type was not available, and riders who did not sustain injuries severe enough to be admitted to a reporting hospital or who died at the scene were not included in the analysis. (safetyandhealthmagazine.com)
- Injuries such as this can cause both psychological and emotional distress as the victim struggles to come to terms with what has happened. (farleys.com)
- The intense emotional distress from disfigurements and facial scars can keep you from venturing out of your house, having terrible effects on your social and professional lives. (denenapoints.com)
- Men can experience trauma, but studies show that women are more likely to manifest psychological distress over a facial injury than men. (montlick.com)
- Airbag burns: Airbags are effective in preventing some serious injuries, but you can still get facial burns from the airbag that can cause major, long term injuries. (portlandinjuryfirm.com)
- Burns injuries are also dealt with in this category. (personalinjuryclaimsbirmingham.co.uk)
- Serious burns injuries will almost always be at, or over, the top of the bracket. (personalinjuryclaimsbirmingham.co.uk)
- Serious facial injuries can affect the victim's ability to eat, breathe, and speak. (duffielddentistry.com)
Result of facial1
- To compound the problem, people suffering from depression as a result of facial scarring have lower quality of life and have difficulty in marriages, work, and socializing in general. (montlick.com)
Treatment of facial3
- The treatment of facial fractures should be accomplished in a thorough and predictable manner. (germantownoralsurgery.com)
- The proper treatment of facial injuries is now the realm of specialists who are well versed in emergency care, acute treatment, long-term reconstruction, and rehabilitation of the patient. (saioralsurgery.com)
- The dental specialist performs the proper treatment of facial injuries. (pittsburghoralsurgery.com)
- Patients with facial scarring tend to experience more severe psychological trauma than patients who were involved in serious incidents that did not have the facial injuries. (montlick.com)
- A severe facial injury, such as a broken jaw, can necessitate a trip to the oral surgeon, so patients who hope to avoid such an invasive treatment may take certain steps to reduce their risk of facial trauma. (stonebriarfaces.com)
- Suffering a facial injury can be devastating, often going far beyond physical damage. (farleys.com)
- This covers everything from tooth damage to eye socket injury. (eldoradohillsoralsurgery.com)
- The main concern here is that you heal from the procedure looking as good as you did before your injury, and so we are always sure to closely examine you for nerve and gland damage. (eldoradohillsoralsurgery.com)
- The most serious facial injuries involve damage to your eyes, which can lead to blindness and bring about a complete change in how you enjoy entertainment, read, and live your life. (denenapoints.com)
- Aside from the property damage and other obvious expenses caused by a car crash, a facial injury can lead to deeper needs that need to be addressed. (denenapoints.com)
Personal injury compensation1
- If you have been hurt in an accident and would like to learn more about claiming personal injury compensation then select the area of your body that has been affected and then call us to discuss your case. (personalinjuryclaimsbirmingham.co.uk)
- Professional and elite sports athletes can benefit from different approaches to the management of their facial injuries to reduce time away from competing but maximise safety. (savingfaces.co.uk)