Orbital Fractures

  • Simon Holmes
  • Michael Perry
  • Joe McQuillan
  • Steve White
Chapter

Abstract

This highly illustrated chapter discusses the initial assessment, investigations and management of fractures of the orbit. Numerous case examples are shown, step-by step, illustrating the access and surgical repair of most fractures commonly seen. Technical advances and current areas of controversy are also discussed.

Keywords

Titanium Depression Ischemia Osteoporosis Corticosteroid 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Simon Holmes
    • 1
  • Michael Perry
    • 2
  • Joe McQuillan
    • 3
  • Steve White
    • 4
  1. 1.Craniofacial Trauma UnitBarts Health NHS TrustLondonUK
  2. 2.Regional North West London Craniomaxillofacial unitNorthwick Park and St Mary’s Major trauma service, Northwick Park HospitalHarrow, MiddlesexUK
  3. 3.Craniofacial Trauma UnitBarts Health NHS TrustLondonEngland, UK
  4. 4.Regional Eye UnitRoyal Victoria HospitalBelfastUK

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