Eye and Dental Trauma

  • Stabilize impaled objects in place and cover both eyes
  • Cover puncture wound with protective devices over both eyes
  • Irrigate chemicals or non-penetrating foreign matter from eye with copious amounts of water or normal saline
  • Instill Proparacaine into affected eye and repeat every 5 minutes as needed
  • Dental avulsions should be placed in an obviously labeled container with saline or cell-culture medium