Fixation of mandibular angle fractures: in vitro biomechanical assessments and computer-based studies

@article{Chrcanovic2012FixationOM,
  title={Fixation of mandibular angle fractures: in vitro biomechanical assessments and computer-based studies},
  author={Bruno Ramos Chrcanovic},
  journal={Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery},
  year={2012},
  volume={17},
  pages={251-268}
}
The purpose of this study was to review the literature regarding the evolution of current thoughts on fixation of mandibular angle fractures (MAFs), based on in vitro biomechanical assessments and computer-based studies. An electronic search in PubMed was undertaken in August 2012. The titles and abstracts from these results were read to identify studies within the selection criteria. Eligibility criteria included studies from the last 30 years (from 1983 onwards). The search strategy initially… CONTINUE READING