Review article: Maxillofacial emergencies: dentoalveolar and temporomandibular joint trauma

Authors: DeAngelis AF, Barrowman RA, Harrod R, Nastri AL Abstract Dentoalveolar trauma and dislocations of the temporomandibular joint are common reasons for patients to present to EDs in Australia. The...


Infratemporal inflammatory myofibroblastic tumour with orbital extension

Chow SP1, Nastri A, Hardy T. Abstract Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumour (IMT) is a rare distinctive neoplasm of intermediate biological potential with a predilection for the abdominopelvic region and lung of...


Maxillofacial emergencies: Oral pain and odontogenic infections

Authors: DeAngelis AF, Barrowman RA, Harrod R, Nastri AL. Abstract Oral pain and odontogenic infections are common reasons for patients to present to EDs and general medical practice in Australia....


What can I expect from wisdom teeth removal?

Wisdom teeth surgery is a very common procedure as it effectively alleviates pain caused by impacted and infected wisdom teeth. A lot of people don't have enough space for wisdom...


Referral patterns for oral squamous cell carcinoma in Australia: 20 years progress

L Kaing,* S Manchella,* C Love,* A Nastri,*† D Wiesenfeld*† *The Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. †Department of Surgery and Melbourne Dental School, The University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia....


Oral Cancer

TSC Wong, D Wiesenfeld Abstract The management of oral cancer is a multidisciplinary endeavour, as each patient presents the treating clinicians with a unique set of challenges the management of...


Implant based rehabilitation options for the atrophic edentulous jaw

Implant based rehabilitation options for the atrophic edentulous jaw Abstract The atrophic and edentulous jaw can pose a number of challenges for the implant clinician. In simple terms, the amount...


Screw Head Design: An Experimental Study to Assess the Influence of Design on Performance

Screw Head Design: An Experimental Study to Assess the Influence of Design on Performance Abstract Purpose: This experimental study was designed to examine whether screw head design influenced the angle...


Current concepts in midface fracture management

Abstract Purpose of review Management of midface trauma is complex and challenging and requires a clear understanding of the facial buttress system, subunit anatomy and inter-relationships. Too often clinicians attempt...


Orbital Roof Fractures: A Clinically Based Classification and Treatment Algorithm

Orbital Roof Fractures: A Clinically Based Classification and Treatment Algorithm Abstract Orbital roof fractures are relatively uncommon in craniofacial surgery but present a management challenge due to their anatomy and...