Márcio Salazar

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INTRODUCTION The aim of this study was to evaluate morphologically the effect of teriparatide on induced orthodontic movement of the maxillary first molars in ovariectomized rats. METHODS Ovariectomized Wistar rats (n = 16), ovariectomized rats treated with teriparatide (n = 16), and nonovariectomized rats (n = 16) had orthodontic tooth movement for 5 and(More)
OBJECTIVES The aim of the present study was to evaluate the effect of two different dosages of alendronate on induced orthodontic movement in an experimental model involving rats with osteoporosis following ovariectomy. DESIGN Female Wistar rats (Rattus norvegicus) eight weeks of age were divided into four groups (n=12/group): ovariectomized (OVX group);(More)
SUMMARY This study was undertaken to investigate the mechanisms of effects of high altitude on spontaneous and irradiation-induced neoplasia, with particular reference to the influence of the time and duration of high-altitude exposure on the pathogenesis of such growths. Female RF/Un mice exposed to 150 R whole-body X-or sham irradiation at 10 weeks of age(More)
BACKGROUND Well-planned orthognathic surgery improves psychological health, aesthetics and function of patients. AIM The present study aimed to investigate patients' satisfaction after orthognathic surgery by means of a satisfaction questionnaire before and after surgery. MATERIALS AND METHODS A total of 29 patients was selected (17 women and 12 men),(More)
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effect of two different concentrations of sodium alendronate on the quantity of organic matrix in the femur of rats with estrogen suppression caused by ovariectomy. METHODS Sixty-days-old Wistar rats (Rattus norvegicus) were subjected to bilateral laparotomy to remove the ovaries. The animals were divided into a control group, in(More)
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