Evaluation of surgical outcome and influencing risk factors in patients with medication-related osteonecrosis of the jaws.

@article{Klingelhffer2016EvaluationOS,
  title={Evaluation of surgical outcome and influencing risk factors in patients with medication-related osteonecrosis of the jaws.},
  author={Christoph Klingelh{\"o}ffer and Florian Zeman and J K Meier and Torsten Eugen Reichert and Tobias Ettl},
  journal={Journal of cranio-maxillo-facial surgery : official publication of the European Association for Cranio-Maxillo-Facial Surgery},
  year={2016},
  volume={44 10},
  pages={
          1694-1699
        }
}
PURPOSE Surgical treatment of the medication-related osteonecrosis of the jaw (MRONJ) is still challenging. We examined the outcome of the resection of osteonecrotic lesions and the influence of potential risk factors on the operative success. METHODS Seventy six surgical interventions on 40 patients were evaluated in a prospective design with a mean follow-up of 55 weeks. Primary endpoints were: (i) maintenance of the mucosal closure and (ii) decrease of MRONJ stage. Influential variables… CONTINUE READING

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