Some Useful Adjuncts in Repair

  • Michael Perry
  • Simon Holmes


This highly illustrated chapter demonstrates many of the additional procedures often undertaken when repairing facial injuries (tarsorrhapy, harvesting bone/grafts etc.). Many of these are commonly undertaken, but rarely shown in detail.


Bone Graft Cancellous Bone Calvarial Bone Dermal Graft Tarsal Plate 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Regional North West London Craniomaxillofacial unitNorthwick Park and St Mary’s Major trauma service, Northwick Park HospitalHarrow, MiddlesexUK
  2. 2.Craniofacial Trauma Unit, Barts Health NHS TrustLondonUK

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