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Craniofacial distraction osteogenesis: a review of the literature: Part 1: clinical studies.
A review of the literature dealing with distraction osteogenesis (DO) of the craniofacial skeleton, provided by a PUBMED search (National Library of Medicine, NCBI; revised 3 April 2000) from 1966 toExpand
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Prospective evaluation of quality of life after oncologic surgery for oral cancer.
The aim of the present study was to assess the quality of life (QoL) in patients undergoing surgical therapy for cancer of the lower region of the oral cavity (floor of the mouth and adjacent regionsExpand
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Bone growth factors in maxillofacial skeletal reconstruction
Abstract Abstract. A literature review was performed to survey the available information on the potential of bone growth factors in skeletal reconstruction in the maxillofacial area. The aim of thisExpand
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A review of material properties of biodegradable and bioresorbable polymers and devices for GTR and GBR applications.
Use of bioresorbable and biodegradable materials for guided tissue and guided bone regeneration is under intense investigation and is being tested in clinical trials. This study presents a basicExpand
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Effect of immobilized bone morphogenic protein 2 coating of titanium implants on peri-implant bone formation.
The aim of the present study was to test the hypothesis that immobilization of bone morphogenic protein (BMP2) on the surface of titanium implants can enhance peri-implant bone formation. Ten adultExpand
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Functionalization of dental implant surfaces using adhesion molecules.
The aim of the present study was to test the hypothesis that organic coating of titanium screw implants that provides binding sites for integrin receptors can enhance periimplant bone formation. TenExpand
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Comparison of microfocus- and synchrotron X-ray tomography for the analysis of osteointegration around Ti6Al4V implants.
Micro-computed tomography (microCT) provides quantitative three-dimensional information of bone around titanium implants similar to classical histology. The study, based on an animal model,Expand
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Quality of Life in School-Age Children With Orofacial Clefts and Their Families
Nonsyndromic orofacial clefts might affect family functioning and probably reduce the quality of life in school-age children and their parents. One hundred seventy consecutive children with orofacialExpand
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An analysis of quality of life in 130 families having small children with cleft lip/palate using the impact on family scale.
Most parents are emotionally traumatized when confronted by the birth of a baby with an orofacial cleft (OFC). Affected families may have to compensate for increased financial, social and personalExpand
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Prognostic relevance of molecular markers of oral cancer--a review.
  • H. Schliephake
  • Medicine
  • International journal of oral and maxillofacial…
  • 1 June 2003
The aim of the present article was to review the current knowledge on the prognostic value of tumour marker in the treatment of oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC). The literature of the past 5 yearsExpand
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