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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

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

 

CANADIAN RESOURCES

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

The College of Family Physicians of Canada
http://www.cfpc.ca

 

References


Fractures of the nose. The Merck Manual Professional Edition website. Available at: http://www.merckmanuals.com/professional/injuries%5Fpoisoning/facial%5Ftrauma/fractures%5Fof%5Fthe%5Fnose.html. Updated March 2013. Accessed August 21, 2014.


Nasal fractures. American Academy of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery website. Available at: http://www.entnet.org/content/nasal-fractures. Accessed August 21, 2014.


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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