Dentists and their assistants are at risk of physical injuries during dental operations. The most common injuries are musculoskeletal. The need to work in a fixed working position using continuous repetitive movements can predispose dentists to wrist ache, lower backache, and neckache. We encountered a rare case of scapholunate dislocation with ligamentous injury, an unusual complication of extraction of teeth.
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||British Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery|
|Publication status||Published - 01-04-2007|
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