Frontal Bone and Frontal Sinus Injuries

David A. Shaye, E. Bradley Strong

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2 Scopus citations


Management of frontal sinus and anterior skull base injuries can be complex. Accurate diagnosis and meticulous surgical technique are required to obtain optimal surgical results. This chapter reviews key anatomy, pathophysiology, and surgical techniques used for management of these injuries. Controversies in surgical decision-making are thoroughly discussed, and a systematic treatment algorithm is presented.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationFacial Trauma Surgery
Subtitle of host publicationFrom Primary Repair to Reconstruction
Number of pages18
ISBN (Electronic)9780323497558
StatePublished - Jan 1 2019
Externally publishedYes


  • Coronal incision
  • Cranialization
  • Endoscopic approach
  • Frontal bone
  • Frontal sinus
  • Frontal sinus fractures
  • Frontal sinus obliteration

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)


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