Bone regeneration by octacalcium phosphate collagen composites in a dog alveolar cleft model

Feb 8, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Bone regeneration by octacalcium phosphate collagen composites in a dog alveolar cleft model

Abstract Octacalcium phosphate (OCP) and porcine atelocollagen sponge composites (OCP/Col) markedly enhanced bone regeneration in a rat cranial defect model. To assess clinical application, the authors examined whether OCP/Col would…

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Arthroscopically guided removal of large solitary synovial chondromatosis from the temporomandibular joint

Feb 8, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Arthroscopically guided removal of large solitary synovial chondromatosis from the temporomandibular joint

Abstract Synovial chondromatosis of the joint is a rare benign condition characterized by the formation of metaplastic cartilage in the synovium of the joint resulting in numerous attached and unattached…

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A rare cause of a parotid mass: spontaneous pseudoaneurysm of the superficial temporal artery

Feb 8, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on A rare cause of a parotid mass: spontaneous pseudoaneurysm of the superficial temporal artery

Abstract The authors describe a rare presentation of a spontaneous pseudoaneurysm of the superficial temporal artery which mimicked a parotid neoplasm. The clinical presentation, possible aetiology, diagnosis, and management of…

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Power modulation contrast enhanced ultrasound for postoperative perfusion monitoring following free tissue transfer in head and neck surgery

Feb 8, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Power modulation contrast enhanced ultrasound for postoperative perfusion monitoring following free tissue transfer in head and neck surgery

Abstract This feasibility study evaluated whether contrast enhanced ultrasound (CEU) was able to assess free flap perfusion following free tissue transfer in the head and neck region. Thirty-six patients underwent…

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Intralesional injection of triamcinolone hexacetonide as an alternative treatment for central giant-cell granuloma in 21 cases

Feb 8, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Intralesional injection of triamcinolone hexacetonide as an alternative treatment for central giant-cell granuloma in 21 cases

Abstract Central giant-cell granulomas are benign, but occasionally aggressive, lesions that traditionally have been treated surgically. 21 cases of central giant-cell granuloma of the jaw were treated with intralesional injection…

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Italian

Feb 8, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Italian

Techniques of endoscopic access to anterior basicranium tumours P. Castelnuovo, P. Battaglia Rivista italiana di Chirurgia Maxillo-Facciale 2007: 19: 11–13 Malignant lesions of sinonasal region may be removed by endoscopic…

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Portuguese (Brazil)

Feb 8, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Portuguese (Brazil)

Cranial vault reconstruction by different materials: comparative histological study in rabbits M.F.R. Gabrielli, M.A.C. Gabrielli, E. Hochuli-Vieira, J.G. Padilha Filho, S. Saska, T. Okamoto, V.A. Pereira Filho, P.D.A. Bolini Rev…

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Spanish

Feb 8, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Spanish

Application of botulinum toxin-A for treatment of Frey’s syndrome J. Mareque, J. Gonzalez Lagunas, C. Bassas, G. Raspall Revista Española de Cirugía Oral y Maxilofacial 2008: 30: 327–340 The authors…

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Biomechanics of the upper airway: Changing concepts in the pathogenesis of obstructive sleep apnea

Feb 8, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Biomechanics of the upper airway: Changing concepts in the pathogenesis of obstructive sleep apnea

Abstract Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a disorder characterized by repetitive, episodic collapse of the pharyngeal airway. Over the last two decades, understanding of the pathophysiology of sleep disordered breathing,…

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A comparison of autogenous bone graft combined with deproteinized bovine bone and autogenous bone graft alone for treatment of alveolar cleft

Feb 8, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on A comparison of autogenous bone graft combined with deproteinized bovine bone and autogenous bone graft alone for treatment of alveolar cleft

Abstract This study assessed the use of composite autogenous bone and deproteinized bovine bone (DBB) for repairing alveolar cleft compared with autogenous bone alone in terms of clinical outcomes and…

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Maxillofacial prosthetic rehabilitation in the UK: a survey of maxillofacial prosthetists’ and technologists’ attitudes and opinions

Feb 8, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Maxillofacial prosthetic rehabilitation in the UK: a survey of maxillofacial prosthetists’ and technologists’ attitudes and opinions

Abstract Maxillofacial prostheses are constructed by maxillofacial prosthetists and technologists (MPTs), as an alternative treatment when maxillofacial defects cannot be surgically fulfilled. A questionnaire was conducted surveying 220 MPTs working…

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Effect of induced hypotensive anaesthesia vs isovolaemic haemodilution on blood loss and transfusion requirements in orthognathic surgery: a prospective, single-blinded, randomized, controlled clinical study

Feb 8, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Effect of induced hypotensive anaesthesia vs isovolaemic haemodilution on blood loss and transfusion requirements in orthognathic surgery: a prospective, single-blinded, randomized, controlled clinical study

Abstract Induced hypotensive anaesthesia and isovolaemic haemodilution are well-established blood-sparing techniques in major surgery. This prospective study compared them for blood loss, transfusion requirements, and surgical field quality during standardized…

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SAPHO syndrome with TMJ involvement: review of the literature and case presentation

Feb 8, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on SAPHO syndrome with TMJ involvement: review of the literature and case presentation

Abstract Synovitis, acne, pustulosis, hyperostosis, osteitis (SAPHO) syndrome is a rare group of sterile, inflammatory osteoarticular disorders classically associated with skin manifestations. The etiology is unknown but probably involves genetic,…

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