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Table 1 The statistics of patients with particular types of maxillofacial injuries resulting from traffic accidents.

From: Characteristics of maxillofacial injuries resulting from road traffic accidents – a 5 year review of the case records from Department of Maxillofacial Surgery in Katowice, Poland

Type of injury General group (n = 198) Women (n = 74) Men (n = 124)
Injuries to the soft tissues 44 (22,21%) 13 31
Tooth and alveolar process injuries 41 (20,72%) 20 21
Mandibular fractures 37 (18,69%) 12 25
Zygomatic complex fractures 25 (12,63%) 10 15
Maxillary fractures 24 (12,12%) 9 15
Multiple fractures of facial bone frame 11 (5,55%) 4 7
Nose fractures 11 (5,55%) 4 7
Orbital "blow-out" fractures 5 (2,53%) 2 3
  1. n – the number of patients