Joseba Santamaría-Zuazua

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The safety and bone-regenerative capacity of a resorbable membrane (Resolut) was evaluated by a nonrandomized prospective clinical study of patients with periodontal defects. Prior to surgical management all patients underwent scaling and root planing and were instructed on oral hygiene. The study included 18 patients (31 periodontal defects) who received(More)
PURPOSE Optimum management of the N0 neck is unresolved in oral cancer. Sentinel node biopsy (SNB) can reliably detect microscopic lymph node metastasis. The object of this study was to establish whether the technique was both reliable in staging the N0 neck and a safe oncological procedure in patients with early-stage oral squamous cell carcinoma. (More)
PURPOSE Nuclear imaging plays a crucial role in lymphatic mapping of oral cancer. This evaluation represents a subanalysis of the original multicenter SENT trial data set, involving 434 patients with T1-T2, N0, and M0 oral squamous cell carcinoma. The impact of acquisition techniques, tracer injection timing relative to surgery, and causes of false-negative(More)
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