J Craniofac Surg 2021 Apr 29. Epub 2021 Apr 29.
Department of Oral, Maxillofacial and Facial Plastic Surgery, University Hospital Leipzig, Leipzig Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University Hospital RWTH Aachen, Aachen, Germany Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, Cantonal Hospital Luzern, Luzern, Switzerland.
Abstract: Facial fractures comprise a substantial part of traumatology. Due to aging of the population, over the last 20 years, there has been a pattern of redistribution of these fractures with a higher incidence at an older age. The aim of this study was to retrospectively analyze the epidemiology, pattern, and surgical management of facial fractures in geriatric patients presenting at a single tertiary trauma center. Read More