Nasal Fracture


General Information

Pathophysiology

Diagnostics

Treatment

  1. ATLS ABCs
  2. Apply direct pressure to attempt control of bleeding
  3. If fracture involves only minimal displacement
  4. Facial trauma to see patient if:
  5. Repair any Nasal lacerations
  6. Tetanus prophylaxis as indicated

Disposition

  1. Admit if
  2. Discharge
  3. Follow up
  4. Return to ED if