Correlation between hyoid bone position and airway dimensions in Chinese adolescents by cone beam computed tomography analysis

Jan 16, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Correlation between hyoid bone position and airway dimensions in Chinese adolescents by cone beam computed tomography analysis

Abstract This study aimed to investigate the correlation between upper airway dimensions and hyoid bone position in Chinese adolescents based on cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) images. CBCT images from…

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Correlation between hyoid bone position and airway dimensions in Chinese adolescents by cone beam computed tomography analysis

Jan 16, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Correlation between hyoid bone position and airway dimensions in Chinese adolescents by cone beam computed tomography analysis

Abstract This study aimed to investigate the correlation between upper airway dimensions and hyoid bone position in Chinese adolescents based on cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) images. CBCT images from…

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Osseous genioplasty in conjunction with bimaxillary orthognathic surgery: a review of 262 consecutive cases

Jan 16, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Osseous genioplasty in conjunction with bimaxillary orthognathic surgery: a review of 262 consecutive cases

Abstract The purpose of this study was to evaluate the results of osseous genioplasty with bimaxillary orthognathic surgery. A retrospective consecutive case series of patients treated by a single surgeon…

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Incidence and recovery of neurosensory disturbances after bilateral sagittal split osteotomy in different age groups: a retrospective study of 263 patients

Jan 16, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Incidence and recovery of neurosensory disturbances after bilateral sagittal split osteotomy in different age groups: a retrospective study of 263 patients

Abstract This study aimed to investigate the incidence of neurosensory disturbance (NSD) after bilateral sagittal split osteotomy (BSSO) in different age groups and to assess the probability of sensory recovery…

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Application of buccal fat pad-derived stem cells in combination with autogenous iliac bone graft in the treatment of maxillomandibular atrophy: a preliminary human study

Jan 16, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Application of buccal fat pad-derived stem cells in combination with autogenous iliac bone graft in the treatment of maxillomandibular atrophy: a preliminary human study

Abstract Stem cell therapy for the treatment of bone defects is an alternative or adjunct to autologous bone grafting. This study assessed the efficacy of buccal fat pad-derived stem cells…

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‘Canalization’ of the frontal sinus: a functional approach for the management of post-traumatic sinusitis with lateral bony septa. Report of two cases and long-term follow-up

Jan 16, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on ‘Canalization’ of the frontal sinus: a functional approach for the management of post-traumatic sinusitis with lateral bony septa. Report of two cases and long-term follow-up

Abstract The patency of the naso-frontal duct is a key issue in the surgical management of chronic frontal sinusitis. Most of the current operative techniques only provide access to the…

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The effect of direction of force to the craniofacial skeleton on the severity of brain injury in patients with a fronto-basal fracture

Jan 16, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on The effect of direction of force to the craniofacial skeleton on the severity of brain injury in patients with a fronto-basal fracture

Abstract The skull base is uniquely positioned to absorb force imparted to the craniofacial skeleton, thereby reducing brain injury. Less well understood is the effect of the direction of force…

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Implant survival and complications in cases of inferior alveolar nerve lateralization and atrophied mandibles with 5-year follow-up

Jan 16, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Implant survival and complications in cases of inferior alveolar nerve lateralization and atrophied mandibles with 5-year follow-up

Abstract The objectives of this study were to evaluate the survival after 5 years of implants placed using inferior alveolar nerve (IAN) lateralization in cases of mandibular atrophy and to…

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The use of piezoelectric surgery to lateralize the inferior alveolar nerve with simultaneous implant placement and immediate buccal cortical bone repositioning: a prospective clinical study

Jan 16, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on The use of piezoelectric surgery to lateralize the inferior alveolar nerve with simultaneous implant placement and immediate buccal cortical bone repositioning: a prospective clinical study

Abstract A prospective study was conducted to assess a variation of inferior alveolar nerve (IAN) lateralization. This study included 13 patients. An osteotomy was made with a piezoelectric device, and…

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Pre-arthroplasty simultaneous maxillomandibular distraction osteogenesis for the correction of post-ankylotic dentofacial deformities

Jan 16, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Pre-arthroplasty simultaneous maxillomandibular distraction osteogenesis for the correction of post-ankylotic dentofacial deformities

Abstract The aim of this study was to evaluate the hard and soft tissue changes after pre-arthroplasty simultaneous maxillomandibular distraction osteogenesis for the correction of post-ankylotic dentofacial deformities. This prospective…

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Does injection of plasma rich in growth factors after temporomandibular joint arthroscopy improve outcomes in patients with Wilkes stage IV internal derangement? A randomized prospective clinical study

Jan 16, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Does injection of plasma rich in growth factors after temporomandibular joint arthroscopy improve outcomes in patients with Wilkes stage IV internal derangement? A randomized prospective clinical study

Abstract The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of injection of plasma rich in growth factors (PRGF) after temporomandibular joint (TMJ) arthroscopy in patients with Wilkes stage…

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Is dextrose prolotherapy superior to placebo for the treatment of temporomandibular joint hypermobility? A randomized clinical trial

Jan 16, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Is dextrose prolotherapy superior to placebo for the treatment of temporomandibular joint hypermobility? A randomized clinical trial

Abstract A randomized clinical trial involving adult patients with bilateral temporomandibular joint (TMJ) hypermobility referred for treatment was implemented. The sample comprised 30 consecutive patients, who were divided randomly into…

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Juvenile arthritis: current concepts in terminology, etiopathogenesis, diagnosis, and management

Jan 16, 2018 by in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Comments Off on Juvenile arthritis: current concepts in terminology, etiopathogenesis, diagnosis, and management

Abstract The latest change in terminology from juvenile rheumatoid arthritis (JRA) to juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA), established by the International League of Associations for Rheumatology (ILAR), has resulted in some…

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