Use of orthodontic brackets for intermaxillary fixation for management of mandibular fracture in a pediatric patient

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Rajeev Pandey ; Anit Khatri ; Rajat Gupta ; Nitin Bhagat (2017)
  • Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications
  • Journal: Journal of Dental and Allied Sciences (issn: 2277-4696, eissn: 2277-6672)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.4103/2277-4696.205445
  • Subject: Intermaxillary fixation | mandibular fracture | orthodontic bracket | Dentistry | RK1-715

Fracture of mandible is relatively less common in pediatric population when compared to adults. Management of pediatric mandibular fracture is a very complex issue and requires accurate and early treatment. Although the general principles of treatment remain the same as... View more
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