R Bryan Bell
Affiliation: Legacy Emanuel Hospital and Health Center
Bell R, Kindsfater C. The use of biodegradable plates and screws to stabilize facial fractures. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2006;64:31-9 pubmed
..Favorable healing can be observed through the use of biodegradable PL plates and screws to stabilize selected midface fractures in patients of all ages, as well as mandible fractures in early childhood. ..
Bell R, Wilson D. Is the use of arch bars or interdental wire fixation necessary for successful outcomes in the open reduction and internal fixation of mandibular angle fractures?. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2008;66:2116-22 pubmed publisher
Bell R, Markiewicz M. Computer-assisted planning, stereolithographic modeling, and intraoperative navigation for complex orbital reconstruction: a descriptive study in a preliminary cohort. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2009;67:2559-70 pubmed publisher
..Although probably not necessary for routine use in small orbital blowout fractures, its use in a shattered orbit or high-velocity injury resulting in severe disruption of the internal and external orbit shows promise. ..
Bell R, Dierks E, Homer L, Potter B. Management of cerebrospinal fluid leak associated with craniomaxillofacial trauma. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2004;62:676-84 pubmed
Bell R, Osborn T, Dierks E, Potter B, Long W. Management of penetrating neck injuries: a new paradigm for civilian trauma. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2007;65:691-705 pubmed
..The purpose of this retrospective study is to evaluate our 5-year experience with the management of penetrating neck injuries, to further elucidate the role of CTA in clinical decision-making, and to assess treatment outcome...
Bell R, Dierks E, Brar P, Potter J, Potter B. A protocol for the management of frontal sinus fractures emphasizing sinus preservation. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2007;65:825-39 pubmed
Bell R, Verschueren D, Dierks E. Management of laryngeal trauma. Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am. 2008;20:415-30 pubmed publisher
..A timely evaluation of the larynx, rapid airway intervention, and proper surgical repair are essential for a successful outcome...
Bell R. Computer planning and intraoperative navigation in cranio-maxillofacial surgery. Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am. 2010;22:135-56 pubmed publisher
..Further study is needed to provide outcomes data and cost-benefit analyses for each of these indications. ..