Aftercare and Follow-up

  • Michael Perry


This highly illustrated chapter discusses the role of aftercare, once a patient’s injuries have been repaired. The important elements of this are discussed – successful repair often relies as much on what we say and do to the patient post operatively, as the operation itself. Aftercare is poorly discussed in many other texts, yet its role is often under appreciated.


Mandibular Fracture Sinus Drainage Midface Fracture Tension Pneumocephalus Neuromuscular Exercise 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Regional North West London Craniomaxillofacial unitNorthwick Park and St Mary’s Major trauma service, Northwick Park HospitalHarrow, MiddlesexUK

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