Jaw Fracture (collision sports) MOI ◦ Direct blow ◦ Most frequently at frontal angle S/S ◦ Deformity, pain when biting down, bleeding, numbness TX ◦ Immobilization, refer
Jaw Dislocation (TMJ, temporal mandibular joint) MOI ◦ Blow to open mouth S/S ◦ Locked open position, teeth aren’t symmetrical TX ◦ PRICE, NSAIDS
Facial Laceration (collision, contact sports) MOI ◦ Direct force with sharp object S/S ◦ Pain, bleeding, obvious tearing of skin TX ◦ Wound care, refer for stitches if necessary
Nasal Fracture MOI ◦ Direct blow S/S ◦ Deformity and swelling at the bridge of the nose TX ◦ Treat the bleeding ◦ refer
Tooth Fracture MOI ◦ Blow to jaw. Above or below gum line, injury to pulp S/S ◦ Pain & bleeding, loose or missing part of tooth ◦ Rule out laceration and brain injury TX ◦ Cap tooth, refer to dentist
Partial, Complete Dislocated Tooth MOI ◦ Direct blow S/S ◦ Missing or dislodged tooth TX ◦ Manually replace tooth if possible ◦ Refer
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