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Nose Fracture

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by Alan R

(Broken Nose)

 

Risk Factors

Factors that may increase your chance of a nose fracture include:
 

RESOURCES

American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
http://cosmeticsurgery.org

American Academy of Family Physicians
http://familydoctor.org

 

CANADIAN RESOURCES

Canadian Family Physician
http://www.cfpc.ca

The Canadian Society of Plastic Surgeons
http://www.plasticsurgery.ca

 

References


Fractures of the nose. The Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy website. Available at: http://www.merckmanuals.com/professional/print/injuries%5Fpoisoning/facial%5Ftrauma/fractures%5Fof%5Fthe%5Fnose.html . Updated March 2013. Accessed August 27, 2013.


Nasal fractures. American Academy of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery website. Available at: http://www.entnet.org/HealthInformation/Nasal-Fractures.cfm . Accessed August 27, 2013.


Ondik MP, Lipinski L, et al. The treatment of nasal fractures: a changing paradigm. Arch Facial Plast Surg. 2009;11(5):296-302.


Rosen P, Marx JA, Hockberger RS, Walls RM, Adams J. Rosen's Emergency Medicine: Concepts and Clinical Practice . 6th ed. Philadelphia, PA; Mosby Elsevier; 2006.


Rother T, Riechelmann H, Gronau S. Secondarily accelerated foreign bodies as a source of danger from airbag deployment. HNO. 2006;54:967-970.

 

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