A conservative approach to pediatric mandibular fracture management: Outcome and advantages

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Amit Khatri ; Namita Kalra (2011)
  • Publisher: Wolters Kluwer Medknow Publications
  • Journal: Indian Journal of Dental Research (issn: 0970-9290, eissn: 1998-3603)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.4103/0970-9290.94692
  • Subject: Acrylic splint | mandibular fracture | paediatric patients | Dentistry | RK1-715

Pediatric mandibular fractures are rare and their treatment remains controversial. Management is extremely complicated in mixed dentition as it is inherently dynamic and unstable. Treatment options include soft diet, intermaxillary fixation with eyelet wires, arch bars,... View more
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