Management of acute alcohol withdrawal

Walter N. Maimon, Leon Franklin Davis

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Abstract

The relationship between maxillofacial trauma and alcohol abuse has been well documented. The onset of acute alcohol withdrawal following the injury can seriously complicate and compromise the treatment of the maxillofacial injuries as be potentially lethal for the patient. A clear understanding of the biochemistry, development, signs and symptoms, and management of acute alcohol withdrawal is necessary for the oral and maxillofacial surgeon.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)361-366
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Volume40
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Jun 1982

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Oral Surgery
  • Otorhinolaryngology

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