Management of traumatic injuries to children

Trauma to the primary dentition present special problems and the management is often different as compared with permanent teeth. An appropriate emergency treatment plan is important for a good prognosis. Approximately 30% of children have experienced dental injuries. Injuries to the mouth include teeth that are: knocked out, fractured, forced out of position, pushed up, or loosened. Root fractureand dental bone fractures can also occur. Dentoalveolar trauma may be classified into categories based on treatment protocols. These categories include: dental avulsion, dental luxation and extrusion, enamel and crown fracture, dental intrusion, dental concussion and subluxation, root fracture, and alveolar bone fracture

  • Immature verses mature permanent teeth
  • Clinical examination of injuries
  • Clinical examination of injuries
  • Use of antibiotics
  • Sensibility test
  • Sensibility test
  • Radiographic examination
  • Radiographic examination

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