Alveolar ridge augmentation using distraction osteogenesis: a clinical trial.

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BACKGROUND Severely resorbed ridges present a great challenge to prosthodontic rehabilitation. Available reconstructive options include autologous/alloplastic augmentation with questionable results, or regeneration of new bone under gradual and controlled tension using distraction osteogenesis. This study focused on use of distraction osteogenesis for the… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/S2212-4268(12)60007-4

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@article{Shukla2012AlveolarRA, title={Alveolar ridge augmentation using distraction osteogenesis: a clinical trial.}, author={Anand Shukla and Saumyendra Vikram Singh and Sumit Kumar and Divya Mehrotra and Shadab Mohammad and Stuti Singh}, journal={Journal of oral biology and craniofacial research}, year={2012}, volume={2 1}, pages={25-9} }