Lim K Cheung

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Affiliation: The University of Hong Kong
Country: China

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Distraction of Le Fort II osteotomy by intraoral distractor: a case report
    Lim K Cheung
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 64:856-60. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Cleft maxillary distraction versus orthognathic surgery--which one is more stable in 5 years?
    Hannah Daile P Chua
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, China
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 109:803-14. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Distraction or orthognathic surgery for cleft lip and palate patients: which is better?
    L K Cheung
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong
    Ann R Australas Coll Dent Surg 19:133-5. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Endoscope-assisted rigid fixation for intraoral vertical subsigmoid osteotomy: a preliminary clinical study
    Lim K Cheung
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 68:8-14. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Cleft maxillary distraction versus orthognathic surgery: clinical morbidities and surgical relapse
    Lim Kwong Cheung
    Disciplines of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, China
    Plast Reconstr Surg 118:996-1008; discussion 1009. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint A meta-analysis of cleft maxillary osteotomy and distraction osteogenesis
    L K Cheung
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, 34 Hospital Road, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 35:14-24. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint The early psychological adjustment of cleft patients after maxillary distraction osteogenesis and conventional orthognathic surgery: a preliminary study
    Lim Kwong Cheung
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 64:1743-50. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychological profile of Chinese with cleft lip and palate deformities
    Lim K Cheung
    The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 44:79-86. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint The long-term effect of transport distraction in the management of temporomandibular joint ankylosis
    Lim K Cheung
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Plast Reconstr Surg 119:1003-9. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Vector guidance splint for internal maxillary distraction
    Lim Kwong Cheung
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 65:1852-6. 2007

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  1. ncbi request reprint Distraction of Le Fort II osteotomy by intraoral distractor: a case report
    Lim K Cheung
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 64:856-60. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Cleft maxillary distraction versus orthognathic surgery--which one is more stable in 5 years?
    Hannah Daile P Chua
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, China
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 109:803-14. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to compare the long-term stability of distraction osteogenesis (DO) and conventional orthognathic surgery (CO) in patients with cleft lip and palate (CLP)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Distraction or orthognathic surgery for cleft lip and palate patients: which is better?
    L K Cheung
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong
    Ann R Australas Coll Dent Surg 19:133-5. 2008
    ..However, on the skeletal stability, DO was shown to be significantly more stable when compared with CO in the horizontal plane within the first six months and in vertical plane during the first three months and between 1-2 year...
  4. doi request reprint Endoscope-assisted rigid fixation for intraoral vertical subsigmoid osteotomy: a preliminary clinical study
    Lim K Cheung
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 68:8-14. 2010
    ..To illustrate the clinical technique of endoscope-assisted rigid fixation in intraoral vertical subsigmoid osteotomy and to report on early postoperative morbidities...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cleft maxillary distraction versus orthognathic surgery: clinical morbidities and surgical relapse
    Lim Kwong Cheung
    Disciplines of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, China
    Plast Reconstr Surg 118:996-1008; discussion 1009. 2006
    ..This is the first randomized controlled study aiming to compare the postoperative clinical morbidities in cleft lip and palate patients treated with distraction osteogenesis versus conventional orthognathic surgery...
  6. ncbi request reprint A meta-analysis of cleft maxillary osteotomy and distraction osteogenesis
    L K Cheung
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, 34 Hospital Road, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 35:14-24. 2006
    ..Both distraction osteogenesis and conventional osteotomy can deliver a marked improvement in facial aesthetics...
  7. ncbi request reprint The early psychological adjustment of cleft patients after maxillary distraction osteogenesis and conventional orthognathic surgery: a preliminary study
    Lim Kwong Cheung
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 64:1743-50. 2006
    ..To compare the early psychological changes of cleft lip and palate (CLP) and noncleft patients after maxillofacial corrective surgery, including maxillary distraction osteogenesis and conventional orthognathic surgery...
  8. ncbi request reprint Psychological profile of Chinese with cleft lip and palate deformities
    Lim K Cheung
    The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 44:79-86. 2007
    ..To assess the psychological well-being of patients with cleft lip and palate (CLP)...
  9. ncbi request reprint The long-term effect of transport distraction in the management of temporomandibular joint ankylosis
    Lim K Cheung
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Plast Reconstr Surg 119:1003-9. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the long-term effect of condylar reconstruction by transport distraction of the mandibular ramus after the release of temporomandibular joint ankylosis...
  10. ncbi request reprint Vector guidance splint for internal maxillary distraction
    Lim Kwong Cheung
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 65:1852-6. 2007
  11. doi request reprint Transport distraction versus costochondral graft for reconstruction of temporomandibular joint ankylosis: which is better?
    Lim K Cheung
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, China
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 108:32-40. 2009
    ..This study compared the methods of transport distraction and costochondral graft in reconstruction of temporomandibular joint (TMJ) ankylosis...
  12. doi request reprint Comparison of two resorbable membrane systems in bone regeneration after removal of wisdom teeth: a randomized-controlled clinical pilot study
    Roger A Zwahlen
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Prince Philip Dental Hospital and Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR
    Clin Oral Implants Res 20:1084-91. 2009
    ..To compare the performance and safety of Inion GTR(TM) Biodegradable Membrane System and Geistlich resorbable bilayer Bio-Gide((R)) membrane in human bone regeneration...
  13. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 in mandibular distraction osteogenesis in rabbits: Effect of dosage and number of doses on formation of bone
    Li Wu Zheng
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, 34 Hospital Road, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 44:487-94. 2006
    ..There was no significant difference between different dosage regimens. A single injection of rhBMP-2 at the end of the distraction phase was as effective as multiple injections...
  14. ncbi request reprint Stereomodel-assisted fibula flap harvest and mandibular reconstruction
    Richie W K Yeung
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Hong Kong, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, Hong Kong
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 65:1128-34. 2007
    ..To describe a method for stereomodel-assisted fibula flap harvest and mandibular reconstruction utilizing multiple fibula bony segments...
  15. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic-assisted rigid fixation of condylar fracture: a technical note
    John Lo
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 64:1443-6. 2006
  16. ncbi request reprint Surgical induction of temporomandibular joint ankylosis: an animal model
    Lim K Cheung
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 65:993-1004. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to develop an animal model of temporomandibular joint (TMJ) bony ankylosis for future evaluation of surgical reconstructive methods...
  17. ncbi request reprint The long-term clinical morbidity of mandibular step osteotomy
    Lim K Cheung
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, 2 F, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, 34 Hospital Road, Hong Kong SAR
    Int J Adult Orthodon Orthognath Surg 17:283-90. 2002
    ..Of all the patients assessed, 12% were not satisfied with the orthognathic treatment. The reasons included relapse, residual asymmetry, and persistent paresthesia...
  18. ncbi request reprint Dental implants in reconstructed jaws: patients' evaluation of functional and quality-of-life outcomes
    Albert C F Leung
    Department of Health, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 18:127-34. 2003
    ..To evaluate the quality-of-life aspect of treatment outcome following functional jaw reconstruction and dental implants in the maxilla or mandible...
  19. ncbi request reprint Dental implants in reconstructed jaws: implant longevity and peri-implant tissue outcomes
    Lim K Cheung
    Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, 34 Hospital Road, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 61:1263-74. 2003
    ..The study aimed to evaluate the clinical status and survival of dental implants inserted in reconstructed jaws, with particular reference to the peri-implant tissues...
  20. ncbi request reprint Healing of maxillary alveolus in transport distraction osteogenesis for partial maxillectomy
    Lim K Cheung
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, People s Republic of China
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 62:66-72. 2004
    ..This study aims to evaluate histologic healing of the new bone and soft tissue in the distraction gap of maxillary alveolus after transport distraction at different consolidation intervals...
  21. doi request reprint Alveolar distraction osteogenesis for oral rehabilitation in reconstructed jaws
    Lim K Cheung
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, Hong Kong, SAR
    Curr Opin Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 19:312-6. 2011
    ..To present a literature review of alveolar distraction osteogenesis (ADO) for reconstructed jaws, with emphasis on indications, critical surgical factors, protocols and complications for oral rehabilitation of reconstructed jaws...
  22. ncbi request reprint Radiologic characterization of new bone generated from distraction after maxillary bone transport
    Lim K Cheung
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, China
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 96:234-42. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to characterize the radiologic features of the new bone generated from distraction following maxillary bone transport...
  23. doi request reprint Three-dimensional color maps: a novel tool for assessing craniofacial changes
    Yasas S N Jayaratne
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR
    Surg Innov 17:198-205. 2010
    ..The authors aim to illustrate the different applications of color maps in the craniomaxillofacial region...
  24. doi request reprint Bone regeneration after radiotherapy in an animal model
    Wen Biao Zhang
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, People s Republic of China
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 68:2802-9. 2010
    ..The study aimed to evaluate dosage-dependent effects of irradiation on bone regeneration and established a radiation-compromised rabbit model of mandibular distraction osteogenesis...
  25. doi request reprint Evaluation of bone thickness around the mental foramen for potential fixation of a bone-borne functional appliance: a computer tomography scan study
    Abdullah A Al-Kalaly
    Department of Orthodontics, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, Sai Ying Pun, Hong Kong, China
    Clin Oral Implants Res 21:1288-93. 2010
    ..The aim of this computer tomographic (CT) study was to evaluate bone thickness at specific positions around the mental foramen...
  26. ncbi request reprint Distraction or osteotomy for the correction of maxillary cleft deformities: which is better?
    Lim K Cheung
    Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Department, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR, China
    Ann R Australas Coll Dent Surg 17:57-63. 2004
    ..One clinical case was selected for illustration on each method. The discussion is based on the current literature focusing on the differences in indications, surgical techniques, morbidities, relapse, speech and velopharyngeal changes...
  27. ncbi request reprint Stability consideration for internal maxillary distractors
    Lim K Cheung
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 31:142-8. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the holding strengths of different fixation systems for maxillary distractor design on bone pieces of different thicknesses...
  28. ncbi request reprint Expression of tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinase during early stages of bone graft healing
    Anne Twitty
    University of Hong Kong, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, Sai Ying Pun, Hong Kong
    Front Biosci 11:1861-9. 2006
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  29. doi request reprint Bilateral sagittal split osteotomies and mandibular distraction osteogenesis: a randomized controlled trial comparing skeletal stability
    Andrew Ow
    Senior Resident, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 109:17-23. 2010
    ..To conduct a randomized controlled trial comparing the skeletal stability of bilateral sagittal split osteotomy (BSSO) and mandibular distraction ostoegenesis (MDO) for moderate mandibular advancement...
  30. doi request reprint Effect of nicotine on gene expression of angiogenic and osteogenic factors in a rabbit model of bone regeneration
    Li Ma
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 68:777-81. 2010
    ..This study aims to evaluate the influence of nicotine on the gene expression of osteogenic and angiogenic factors in bone regeneration by use of a nicotine-compromised rabbit model of mandibular lengthening...
  31. ncbi request reprint Bilateral sagittal split osteotomies versus mandibular distraction osteogenesis: which is better?
    Andrew Tjin Chiew Ow
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong
    Ann R Australas Coll Dent Surg 19:55-7. 2008
    ..Localized wound infection was a common post-operative complication for MDO. A greater sample size is required to ascertain which technique is better...
  32. doi request reprint Comparison of gene expression of osteogenic factors between continuous and intermittent distraction osteogenesis in rabbit mandibular lengthening
    Li Wu Zheng
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 108:496-9. 2009
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the effect of distraction frequency on the gene expression of osteogenic mediators in mandibular distraction osteogenesis...
  33. ncbi request reprint Effect of recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 on mandibular distraction at different rates in a rabbit model
    Li Wu Zheng
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Tissue Eng 12:3181-8. 2006
    ..Further longterm follow-up and mechanical strength test for the support of implants or conventional prostheses are necessary...
  34. doi request reprint Angiogenesis is enhanced by continuous traction in rabbit mandibular distraction osteogenesis
    Li Wu Zheng
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 37:405-11. 2009
    ....
  35. doi request reprint Computer-aided maxillofacial surgery: an update
    Yasas S N Jayaratne
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR
    Surg Innov 17:217-25. 2010
    ..Recent developments in technology have revolutionized medicine and surgery. This article aims at providing an update on the current trends in computer-aided maxillofacial surgery and illustrates these advances with clinical cases...
  36. ncbi request reprint Effect of recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 on mandibular distraction at different rates in an experimental model
    Lim Kwong Cheung
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, SAR, China
    J Craniofac Surg 17:100-8; discussion 109-10. 2006
    ..The addition of rhBMP-2 can compensate for the rapid distraction rate in mandibular distraction osteogenesis. However, in the long term, the bone quality and stiffness of the distraction regeneration was not influenced by rhBMP-2...
  37. doi request reprint Changes in blood perfusion and bone healing induced by nicotine during distraction osteogenesis
    Li Wu Zheng
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong
    Bone 43:355-61. 2008
    ..Nicotine exposure enhances angiogenesis but cannot compensate for the adverse effect of vasoconstriction...
  38. ncbi request reprint Skeletal stability and complications of bilateral sagittal split osteotomies and mandibular distraction osteogenesis: an evidence-based review
    Andrew Ow
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 67:2344-53. 2009
    ..To provide an evidence-based review comparing the skeletal stability and complications of bilateral sagittal split osteotomies (BSSOs) and mandibular distraction osteogenesis (MDO) in the treatment of mandibular hypoplasia...
  39. doi request reprint Three-dimensional photogrammetry for surgical planning of tissue expansion in hemifacial microsomia
    Yasas S N Jayaratne
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Head Neck 32:1728-35. 2010
    ..We aim to illustrate the applications of 3-dimensional (3-D) photogrammetry for surgical planning and longitudinal assessment of the volumetric changes in hemifacial microsomia...
  40. doi request reprint Safety of coronectomy versus excision of wisdom teeth: a randomized controlled trial
    Yiu Yan Leung
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 108:821-7. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to compare the surgical complications and neurosensory disturbances of coronectomy and total excision of lower wisdom teeth with roots in close proximity to the inferior dental nerve (IDN)...
  41. doi request reprint Meta-analysis of mandibular distraction osteogenesis: clinical applications and functional outcomes
    Andrew T C Ow
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, Hong Kong, SAR
    Plast Reconstr Surg 121:54e-69e. 2008
    ..So far, there has been no evidence-based review of mandibular distraction osteogenesis for mandibular lengthening...
  42. ncbi request reprint Effect of distraction rates on expression of bone morphogenetic proteins in rabbit mandibular distraction osteogenesis
    Lim Kwong Cheung
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 34:263-9. 2006
    ..The expression of bone morphogenetic proteins can be regarded as an indicator for biological interaction in distraction osteogenesis. It was hypothesized that different distraction rates may produce different patterns of BMP expression...
  43. ncbi request reprint Effect of recombinant human tissue inhibitor of matrix metalloproteinase-1 in rabbit mandibular distraction osteogenesis: a histological and immunohistochemical study
    Li Wu Zheng
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, China
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 34:277-82. 2006
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Uncoupled angiogenesis and osteogenesis in nicotine-compromised bone healing
    Li Ma
    Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Bone Miner Res 25:1305-13. 2010
    ..The results indicate that nicotine decouples angiogenesis and osteogenesis in this rabbit model of distraction osteogenesis, and the enhanced angiogenesis cannot compensate for the adverse effects of nicotine on bone healing...
  45. ncbi request reprint Effect of recombinant human tissue inhibitor of matrix metalloproteinase-1 in mandibular distraction osteogenesis in rabbits: a computed tomographic study
    Lim Kwong Cheung
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 44:5-11. 2006
    ..We found no obvious influence of rhTIMP-1 in the collagen sheet on the bony regenerate after 6 months of consolidation...
  46. ncbi request reprint The usefulness of stereomodels in maxillofacial surgical management
    Lop Keung Chow
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 65:2260-8. 2007
    ..This retrospective study aimed to determine the usefulness of stereomodels in various maxillofacial surgical treatments...
  47. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional accuracy of implant placement in a computer-assisted navigation system
    Wai Kuen Chiu
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 21:465-70. 2006
    ..To evaluate the 3-dimensional accuracy of dental implant drilling in a computer-assisted navigation (CAN) system using simulated mandible models...
  48. ncbi request reprint Can coronectomy of wisdom teeth reduce the incidence of inferior dental nerve injury?
    Yiu Yan Leung
    Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong
    Ann R Australas Coll Dent Surg 19:50-1. 2008
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of resorbable versus titanium fixation for orthognathic surgery
    Lim Kwong Cheung
    Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 98:386-97. 2004
    ..To determine any differences in the intra- and postoperative morbidities and complications between resorbable and titanium plating systems for fixation in orthognathic surgery...
  50. ncbi request reprint Inhibitory effect of nicotine on bone regeneration in mandibular distraction osteogenesis
    Li Ma
    Discipline of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong
    Front Biosci 12:3256-62. 2007
    ..The significantly lower bone volume and appearance of chondrocytes in the high dose nicotine group indicated that the bone regeneration of distraction osteogenesis was compromised by high dose nicotine exposure...