New concepts in the reconstruction of mandibular defects following tumor resection.

@article{Raveh1983NewCI,
  title={New concepts in the reconstruction of mandibular defects following tumor resection.},
  author={Yehuda Raveh and Hermann Stich and Florian Sutter and Roger Greiner},
  journal={Journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery : official journal of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons},
  year={1983},
  volume={41 1},
  pages={3-16}
}
The results of experiments with a new reconstruction plate used to bridge defects in irradiated and nonirradiated mandibles of dogs are presented. The principles of fixation of the plate with hollow titanium powder-sprayed screws and a titanium mesh for stabilizing the autologous cancellous bone are discussed. The direct contact between the surface of the… CONTINUE READING