Low-intensity pulsed ultrasound enhances bone morphogenetic protein expression of human mandibular fracture haematoma-derived cells

Jan 17, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Low-intensity pulsed ultrasound enhances bone morphogenetic protein expression of human mandibular fracture haematoma-derived cells

Abstract We previously demonstrated that human mandibular fracture haematoma-derived cells (MHCs) play an important role in mandibular fracture healing and that low-intensity pulsed ultrasound (LIPUS) accelerates this effect by stimulating…

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The validity of using surface meshes for evaluation of three-dimensional maxillary and mandibular surgical changes

Jan 17, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on The validity of using surface meshes for evaluation of three-dimensional maxillary and mandibular surgical changes

Abstract The three-dimensional (3D) changes in hard tissue position following orthognathic surgery have been reported using 3D cephalometry, changes in volume, principal component analysis, and changes based on the surface…

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Effects of inter-implant distance and implant length on the response to frontal traumatic force of two anterior implants in an atrophic mandible: three-dimensional finite element analysis

Jan 17, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Effects of inter-implant distance and implant length on the response to frontal traumatic force of two anterior implants in an atrophic mandible: three-dimensional finite element analysis

Abstract The aim of this three-dimensional finite element analysis study was to examine the biomechanical behaviour of dental implants and the surrounding bone under traumatic frontal force. Models were created…

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Maxillary sinus lift without grafting, and simultaneous implant placement: a prospective clinical study with a 51-month follow-up

Jan 17, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Maxillary sinus lift without grafting, and simultaneous implant placement: a prospective clinical study with a 51-month follow-up

Abstract A prospective clinical study of maxillary sinus lift procedures in the posterior region of the maxilla, using only blood clot as filling material, was conducted. Seventeen patients underwent a…

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Implant survival rates, marginal bone level changes, and complications in full-mouth rehabilitation with flapless computer-guided surgery: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Jan 17, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Implant survival rates, marginal bone level changes, and complications in full-mouth rehabilitation with flapless computer-guided surgery: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Abstract This systematic review evaluated the implant survival rate, changes in marginal bone level, and complications associated with guided surgery for the treatment of fully edentulous patients followed up for…

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Evaluation of fibrin sealant as a wound closure agent in mandibular third molar surgery—a prospective, randomized controlled clinical trial

Jan 17, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Evaluation of fibrin sealant as a wound closure agent in mandibular third molar surgery—a prospective, randomized controlled clinical trial

Abstract The aim of this randomized controlled trial was to assess the effectiveness of fibrin sealants in achieving haemostasis and wound closure following mandibular third molar extraction, in comparison with…

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Comparative efficacy of nimesulide and ketoprofen on inflammatory events in third molar surgery: a split-mouth, prospective, randomized, double-blind study

Jan 17, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Comparative efficacy of nimesulide and ketoprofen on inflammatory events in third molar surgery: a split-mouth, prospective, randomized, double-blind study

Abstract This study aimed to compare the effect of nimesulide and ketoprofen on inflammatory parameters related to the surgical removal of third molars. A split-mouth, prospective, randomized, double-blind study was…

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Treatment of traumatic dislocation of the mandibular condyle into the cranial fossa: development of a probable treatment algorithm

Jan 17, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Treatment of traumatic dislocation of the mandibular condyle into the cranial fossa: development of a probable treatment algorithm

Abstract This study summarizes our experience of treating three rare cases of traumatic superior dislocation of the mandibular condyle into the cranial fossa and provides a potential treatment algorithm. Between…

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Incremental increase in percentage mouth opening after coronoidectomy in temporomandibular joint ankylosis

Jan 17, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Incremental increase in percentage mouth opening after coronoidectomy in temporomandibular joint ankylosis

Abstract The aim of this study was to evaluate the incremental improvement in mouth opening following coronoidectomy. Twenty-three patients with unilateral temporomandibular joint (TMJ) ankylosis (Sawhney types I–III) were assessed…

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The diagnostic value of high-resolution ultrasonography for the detection of anterior disc displacement of the temporomandibular joint: a meta-analysis employing the HSROC statistical model

Jan 17, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on The diagnostic value of high-resolution ultrasonography for the detection of anterior disc displacement of the temporomandibular joint: a meta-analysis employing the HSROC statistical model

Abstract The study aimed to assess the diagnostic value of high-resolution ultrasonography (HR-US) in the detection of anterior disc displacement (ADD) of the temporomandibular joint. Relevant trials reported in MEDLINE,…

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Effects of two alar base suture techniques suture techniques on nasolabial changes after bimaxillary orthognathic surgery in Taiwanese patients with class III malocclusions

Jan 17, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Effects of two alar base suture techniques suture techniques on nasolabial changes after bimaxillary orthognathic surgery in Taiwanese patients with class III malocclusions

Abstract A randomized controlled trial was designed to assess the effectiveness of two alar base cinch techniques on the changes in nasolabial morphology after bimaxillary orthognathic surgery. Sixty patients requiring…

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Minimally invasive corticotomy in orthodontics: a new technique using a CAD/CAM surgical template

Jan 17, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Minimally invasive corticotomy in orthodontics: a new technique using a CAD/CAM surgical template

Abstract Accelerating orthodontic tooth movement is a topical issue. Despite the different techniques described in the literature, the corticotomy is the only effective and safe means of accelerating orthodontic tooth…

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Assessment of sagittal split ramus osteotomy rigid internal fixation techniques using a finite element method

Jan 17, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Assessment of sagittal split ramus osteotomy rigid internal fixation techniques using a finite element method

Abstract In this study, finite element analysis (FEA) was used to evaluate nine rigid internal fixation techniques for sagittal split ramus osteotomy. To achieve this, a computed tomography (CT) scan…

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Medial cortex fracture patterns after sagittal split osteotomy using short versus long medial cuts: can we obviate bad splits?

Jan 17, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Medial cortex fracture patterns after sagittal split osteotomy using short versus long medial cuts: can we obviate bad splits?

Abstract The aim of the present study was to evaluate the lingual fracture patterns after sagittal split osteotomy (SSO) using short and long medial osteotomy cuts, via three-dimensional (3D) cone…

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