The use of only one hand for the reduction of a temporomandibular joint dislocation: a technique suitable for self-reduction

Jan 19, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on The use of only one hand for the reduction of a temporomandibular joint dislocation: a technique suitable for self-reduction

We read with interest the case report on temporomandibular joint (TMJ) dislocation by Baur et al. We believe that a surgical intervention is one of the options for the long-term…

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Comparison of the accuracy of digital stereophotogrammetry and projection moiré profilometry for three-dimensional imaging of the face

Jan 19, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Comparison of the accuracy of digital stereophotogrammetry and projection moiré profilometry for three-dimensional imaging of the face

Abstract The aim of this study was to compare the three-dimensional (3D) imaging accuracy between a digital stereophotogrammetry device and a projection moiré profilometry setup using anatomical models in conjunction…

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Effect of the route of administration of methylprednisolone on oedema and trismus in impacted lower third molar surgery

Jan 19, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Effect of the route of administration of methylprednisolone on oedema and trismus in impacted lower third molar surgery

Abstract Due to their anatomical position, the surgical removal of impacted third molars results in oedema, pain, and trismus. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of…

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Surgical treatment of synovial chondromatosis of the temporomandibular joint with erosion of the skull base: a case report and review of the literature

Jan 19, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Surgical treatment of synovial chondromatosis of the temporomandibular joint with erosion of the skull base: a case report and review of the literature

Abstract Synovial chondromatosis (SC) is a rare metaplastic disease of the larger joints. It is rarely observed in smaller joints, especially in the temporomandibular joint (TMJ). This disease is considered…

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Reconstruction of the extremely atrophied mandible with iliac crest onlay grafts followed by two endosteal implants: a retrospective study with long-term follow-up

Jan 19, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Reconstruction of the extremely atrophied mandible with iliac crest onlay grafts followed by two endosteal implants: a retrospective study with long-term follow-up

Abstract Treatment outcomes of implant-retained lower dentures on two endosseous implants placed in severely atrophied mandibles after reconstruction with iliac crest onlay grafts were assessed in a retrospective observational study….

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Are there specific indications for the different alveolar bone augmentation procedures for implant placement? A systematic review

Jan 19, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Are there specific indications for the different alveolar bone augmentation procedures for implant placement? A systematic review

Abstract Bone resorption following tooth loss often interferes with dental implant placement in a desired position, and requires additional bone augmentation procedures. Many techniques have been described to augment and…

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Volumetric upper airway assessment in patients with transverse maxillary deficiency after surgically assisted rapid maxillary expansion

Jan 19, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Volumetric upper airway assessment in patients with transverse maxillary deficiency after surgically assisted rapid maxillary expansion

Abstract Transverse maxillary deficiency is commonly found in patients with sleep apnea and is also related to abnormal breathing patterns. Maxillary expansion procedures promote widening of the nasal floor and…

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In vitromechanical assessment of 2.0-mm system three-dimensional miniplates in anterior mandibular fractures

Jan 19, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on In vitromechanical assessment of 2.0-mm system three-dimensional miniplates in anterior mandibular fractures

Abstract This study constituted a comparative assessment of the mechanical resistance of square and rectangular 2.0-mm system three-dimensional miniplates as compared to the standard configuration using two straight miniplates. 90…

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In vitroevaluation of the resistance of a 2.0-mm titanium fixation system in the sectioned angle without continuity of the inferior border of the mandible

Jan 19, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on In vitroevaluation of the resistance of a 2.0-mm titanium fixation system in the sectioned angle without continuity of the inferior border of the mandible

Abstract The aim of this in vitro study was to evaluate the mechanical resistance of a 2.0-mm titanium system applied to the mandibular angle, either with or without continuity of…

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Second salvage surgery with extended vertical lower trapezius island myocutaneous flap reconstruction for advanced re-recurrent oral and oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma

Jan 19, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Second salvage surgery with extended vertical lower trapezius island myocutaneous flap reconstruction for advanced re-recurrent oral and oropharyngeal squamous cell carcinoma

Abstract The purpose of this study was to evaluate the outcomes of second salvage surgery with extended vertical lower trapezius island myocutaneous flap (TIMF) reconstruction for patients with re-recurrent oral…

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