Here's the Second Edition of the most up-to-date, authoritative text for diagnosing and treating trauma patients with maxillofacial and associated injuries. Completely revised and updated, the New Edition is arranged into four comprehensive sections. Section 1 presents the basic principles and concepts needed to understand and evaluate diagnostic and treatment techniques. Section II offers system-specific discussions of the management of associated traumatic injuries based upon Advanced Trauma Life Support Protocol. Section III addresses soft tissue and bony injuries of the head and neck. Section IV is devoted to special considerations such as anaesthetic management, gunshot wounds, burns, biomaterials for reconstruction, avulsive injuries, prosthetics, and more.** 6 chapters from the first edition have been completely rewritten by new, expert contributors well known for their expertise* 5 entirely new chapters have been added, including Secondary Revision of Soft Tissue Injury, Management of Human and Animal Bites, Diagnosis and Management of Traumatic Salivary Gland Injuries, and Maxillofacial Nerve Injuries: Evaluation, Classification, and Management and Advances in Maxillofacial Trauma Surgery* Lavish illustrations throughout the text provide greater understanding of topics being discussed* Extensive, current reference lists appear at the end of each chapter, allowing for further reading and study.