Piezosurgery

Known as: Piezo Electric Surgery, Surgeries, Piezo-Electric, Surgery, Piezo-Electric 
The use of HIGH-ENERGY SHOCK WAVES, in the frequency range of 20-30 kHz, to cut through mineralized tissue.
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2015
2015
PURPOSE To achieve the desired outcome in rhinoplasty depends on many factors. Osteotomy and surgical reshaping of nasal bones… (More)
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2009
2009
Piezoelectric bone surgery, known simply as piezosurgery, is a new technique of osteotomy and osteoplasty, which requires the use… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
The lateral window sinus elevation procedure has become a routine and highly successful preprosthetic procedure that is used to… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Useful in a variety of oral surgery procedures, piezosurgery has therapeutic features that include a micrometric cut (precise and… (More)
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2006
2006
All surgical interventions on the neurocranium bear the risk of injury of the dura mater and development of a cerebrospinal fluid… (More)
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2006
2006
BACKGROUND Bimaxillary osteotomy, including bilateral sagittal split osteotomy, is the most commonly performed orthognathic… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
A piezoelectric instrument vibrating in the ultrasonic frequency range was investigated for its potential use in periodontal… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
The piezosurgery instrument, developed in 1988, uses a modulated ultrasonic frequency that permits highly precise and safe… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Piezosurgery uses modulated ultrasonic vibration to allow controlled cutting of bony structures. Delicate bony structures can be… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Piezoelectric bone surgery, also simply known as piezosurgery, is a new technique for osteotomy and osteoplasty utilizing an… (More)
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