Detecting the earliest radiological signs of bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis

@article{Devlin2018DetectingTE,
  title={Detecting the earliest radiological signs of bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis},
  author={Hugh Devlin and J. Greenwall-Cohen and Jamie Benton and Tress L Goodwin and Anne Littlewood and Keith Horner},
  journal={BDJ},
  year={2018},
  volume={224},
  pages={26-31}
}
Introduction Oral bisphosphonates are the most commonly prescribed anti-resorptive drugs used in the treatment of osteoporosis, but osteonecrosis of the jaw is a serious complication. The early diagnosis of this destructive side effect is crucial in preventing excessive bone loss, pain and infection.Objective To aid dental practitioners in the early… CONTINUE READING