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Simplified access for reduction and fixation of a frontal bone fracture
The frontal bone fractures occur very often in service units in oral and maxillofacial surgery. Bicoronal access is the most common for the surgical treatment of frontal bone fractures. However, patients are surprised when ...
Mandibular Angle Fracture Treated With New Three-Dimensional Grid Miniplate
(Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2012-09-01)
Fractures of the mandibular angle deserve particular attention because they represent the highest percentage of mandibular fractures and have the highest postsurgical complication rate, making them the most challenging and ...
Failure of miniplate osteosynthesis for the management of atrophic mandibular fracture
Fractures of the severely atrophic (<10 mm) edentulous mandible are not common, and these fractures with a vertical height of 10 mm or less have long been recognized as being particularly problematic. Although there are ...
Osteossínteses com hastes intramedulares em crianças
(Sociedade Brasileira de Ortopedia e Traumatologia, 2009-10-01)
The authors present a comprehensive review of the literature emphasizing the use of flexible intramedullary nails in the treatment of fractures in children, focusing the treatment of femoral shaft and forearm fractures and ...
Primary stabilization of humeral shaft fractures: an experimental study of different osteosynthesis methods
(Sociedade Brasileira de Ortopedia e Traumatologia, 2008)
Effect of the number of screws on the stability of locking mandibular reconstruction plates
Atrophic mandible fractures are frequently a challenge to stabilize. This study evaluated, through mechanical testing in vitro, the number of locking screws that is sufficient to withstand loading when applied with a locking ...