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Summary: The inferior region of the skull consisting of an internal (cerebral), and an external (basilar) surface.
Publications207 found, 100 shown here
- Morphological relationship between the cranial base and dentofacial complex obtained by reconstructive computer tomographic imagesIkumasa Hayashi
Department of Orthodontics, Nihon University School of Dentistry at Matsudo, Chiba, Japan
Eur J Orthod 25:385-91. 2003..The length and inclination of the posterior cranial base, which is related to Ba, influenced the position of the glenoid fossa...
- Neuro-ophthalmologic manifestations of benign anterior skull base lesionsMark Hornyak
Department of Neurosurgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
Postgrad Med 121:103-14. 2009Visual disturbance is a common presenting symptom of anterior skull base lesions. These lesions cause deterioration in visual acuity, restriction of the visual field, or reduction of ocular mobility...
- Phenotypic manifestations and management of hyperostosis cranialis interna, a hereditary bone dysplasia affecting the calvaria and the skull baseJ J Waterval
Department of Otorhinolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Am J Med Genet A 152:547-55. 2010..bone disorder that is characterized by endosteal hyperostosis and osteosclerosis of the calvaria and the skull base (OMIM 144755)...
- Skull base approaches in the pediatric populationZiv Gil
Skull Base Surgery Unit and the Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weizmann St, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
Head Neck 27:682-9. 2005This study aimed to examine the surgical, oncologic, and developmental results of infants and children undergoing extirpation of skull base tumors.
- Skull base osteomyelitis: the effect of comorbid disease on hospitalizationVanessa S Rothholtz
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of California Irvine, Orange, California 92868, USA
Laryngoscope 118:1917-24. 2008b>Skull base osteomyelitis is a rare disease that has a high morbidity and mortality rate if diagnosis and treatment are delayed. Our objective was to perform a more detailed analysis of skull base osteomyelitis in the inpatient population...
- Diagnosis and management of skull base osteoradionecrosis after radiotherapy for nasopharyngeal carcinomaXiao-ming Huang
Department of Otolaryngology, The Second Affiliated Hospital, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, P.R. China
Laryngoscope 116:1626-31. 2006OBJECTIVE: The objective of this study was to investigate the diagnosis and management of skull base osteoradionecrosis (ORN) after radiotherapy for nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC)...
- Skull base abnormalities in osteogenesis imperfecta: a cephalometric evaluation of 54 patients and 108 control volunteersOuti Kovero
Department of Oral Radiology, Institute of Dentistry, University of Helsinki, Finland
J Neurosurg 105:361-70. 2006..The head is often abnormally shaped, and changes in skull base anatomy in the form of basilar impression and basilar invagination have been reported...
- Incidence of skull base and orbital erosion in allergic fungal rhinosinusitis (AFRS) and non-AFRSMark D Ghegan
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:592-5. 2006..To compare the incidence of bony erosion associated with allergic fungal rhinosinusitis (AFRS) with the incidence of bony erosion seen in other types of inflammatory sinusitis...
- Angiogenesis and skin carcinomas with skull base invasion: a case-control studyClaudio R Cernea
Department of Head and Neck Surgery, University of Sao Paulo Medical School, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Head Neck 26:396-400. 2004..In this study, the expression of CD34 in basal cell carcinomas ( BCCs) and squamous cell carcinomas (SCCs) with skull base invasion was compared with that in tumors with good outcome.
- Skull base growth in childhoodS Sgouros
Department of Craniofacial Surgery, Birmingham Children s Hospital, Birmingham, UK
Pediatr Neurosurg 31:259-68. 1999While studying skull base changes in craniosynostosis, it became apparent that there is a lack of reference studies quantifying the changes of three-dimensional (3D) parameters of the normal skull base throughout childhood...
- Central skull base osteomyelitis in patients without otitis externa: imaging findingsPatrick C Chang
Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 24:1310-6. 2003BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: Skull base osteomyelitis typically arises as a complication of ear infection in older diabetic patients, involves the temporal bone, and has Pseudomonas aeruginosa as the usual pathogen...
- Concomitant fibrous dysplasia and aneurysmal bone cyst of the skull base. Case report and review of the literatureG F Haddad
American University of Beirut, New York, N Y, USA
Pediatr Neurosurg 28:147-53. 1998The combination of fibrous dysplasia and aneurysmal bone cyst of the skull base is extremely rare yet it should be recognized, lest the rapid growth of the lesion and the radiological picture lead to the wrong diagnosis of a malignant ..
- Gamma knife radiosurgery for glomus jugulare tumors: therapeutic advantages of minimalism in the skull baseManish S Sharma
Department of Neurosurgery and Gamma Knife, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110 029, India
Neurol India 56:57-61. 2008..Glomus jugulare (GJ) tumors are paragangliomas found in the region of the jugular foramen. Surgery with/without embolization and conventional radiotherapy has been the traditional management option...
- Prognostic factors in sinonasal tumors involving the anterior skull baseCarlos Suarez
Department of Otolaryngology, Hospital Central de Asturias, Celestino Villaamil, S N, 33006 Oviedo, Spain
Head Neck 26:136-44. 2004..Anterior craniofacial resection is a standardized procedure for the treatment of ethmoid and frontal orbital tumors with intracranial invasion...
- Stereotactic proton beam therapy of skull base meningiomasF J Vernimmen
Department of Radiation Oncology, Tygerberg Hospital, Tygerberg, South Africa
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 49:99-105. 2001To review outcomes for patients with skull base meningiomas treated using the stereotactic proton beam at the National Accelerator Center (NAC), Republic of South Africa.
- Fibrous dysplasia involving the skull base and temporal boneL R Lustig
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University, JHOC Sixth Floor, 601 N Caroline St, Baltimore, MD 21287 0910, USA
Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 127:1239-47. 2001To gain a broader appreciation of the clinical presentation, operative treatment, and outcome of patients with fibrous dysplasia involving the skull base.
- [Reconstruction of traumatic skull base defects with alloplastic, resorbable fleece]R O Seidl
Klinik fur Hals, Nasen, Ohrenheilkunde, Kopf und Halschirurgie, Unfallkrankenhaus Berlin
HNO 48:753-7. 2000Defects of the frontal skull base can be reconstructed with different types of material. Homologous material possibly involves the risk of infection and thus complicated wound healing...
- Treatment of traumatic aneurysms and arteriovenous fistulas of the skull base by using endovascular stentsG Redekop
Department of Neurosurgery, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
J Neurosurg 95:412-9. 2001..clinical experience with the use of endovascular stents in the treatment of traumatic vascular lesions of the skull base region...
- Surgical management of tuberculum sellae meningiomas: involvement of the optic canal and visual outcomeU Schick
Clinic of Neurological Surgery, Wedau Kliniken, Zu den Rehwiesen 9, 47055 Duisburg, Germany
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 76:977-83. 2005..To present a large series of surgically treated tuberculum sellae meningiomas with particular regard to involvement of the optic canal and visual outcome...
- Relationship between internal derangement of the temporomandibular joint and dentofacial morphology in women with anterior open biteEun-Sun Byun
Department of Orthodontics, College of Dentistry, Seoul National University, Korea
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 128:87-95. 2005....
- Cranial strains and malocclusion: a rationale for a new diagnostic and treatment approachGavin A James
Int J Orthod Milwaukee 16:25-9. 2005
- Craniofacial changes in Icelandic children between 6 and 16 years of age - a longitudinal studyArni Thordarson
Faculty of Odontology, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
Eur J Orthod 28:152-65. 2006..Larger differences were identified in the inclination of the lower incisors. These findings could be used as normative cephalometric standards for 6- and 16-year-old Icelandic children...
- A comparison of craniofacial morphology in patients with and without facial asymmetry--a three-dimensional analysis with computed tomographyT G Kwon
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, School of Dentistry, Kyungpook National University, Samduck 2 Ga, Jung Gu, Daegu 700 421, South Korea
Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 35:43-8. 2006..The asymmetric condyle position was found to be associated with skull base characteristics...
- Exposure of midline cranial base without a facial incision through a combined craniofacial-transfacial procedureIman Feiz-Erfan
Division of Neurological Surgery, Barrow Neurological Institute, St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
Neurosurgery 56:28-35; discussion 28-35. 2005....
- Growth prediction in Class III patients using cluster and discriminant function analysisElham S J Abu Alhaija
Orthodontic Department, Dental Faculty, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
Eur J Orthod 25:599-608. 2003..However, when the analysis was used on each of the clusters separately, the equation successfully predicted a good or poor outcome in 92 per cent of cluster I, in 85 per cent of cluster II and in 100 per cent of cluster III...
- Transverse development of the craniofacial skeleton and dentition between 7 and 15 years of age--a longitudinal postero-anterior cephalometric studyChristopher J Lux
Department of Orthodontics, University of Heidelberg, Germany
Eur J Orthod 26:31-42. 2004..By the age of 7 years, over 95 per cent of the growth in the intermolar width had occurred...
- Use of skeletal maturation based on hand-wrist radiographic analysis as a predictor of facial growth: a systematic reviewCarlos Flores-Mir
Division of Orthodontics, Department of Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Angle Orthod 74:118-24. 2004..The role of skeletal maturity assessment in clinical and research applications is discussed and recommendations are provided...
- Craniofacial abnormalities in a murine knock-out model of mucopolysaccharidosis I H: a computed tomography and anatomic studyPatrick Graupman
Department of Neurosurgery, University of Minnesota, 420 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
J Craniofac Surg 15:392-8. 2004..of the cervical canal, height of the foramen magnum, width between the external auditory canals, width of the skull base at the mandibular condyles, midocular distance, spread of the mandibular condyles, and width of the zygoma at ..
- Morphometric investigation in the skulls of young adults. A comparative study between 19th century and modern Italian samplesEfisio Defraia
Department of Orthodontics, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
Angle Orthod 78:641-6. 2008..To test the hypothesis that there are no differences in the shape of the cranial complex between two samples from the same restricted geographical area and separated by almost 150 years...
- Three-dimensional analysis of maxillary and mandibular growth incrementsChristopher J Lux
Department of Orthodontics, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
Cleft Palate Craniofac J 41:304-14. 2004..To analyze changes in the facial, maxillary, and mandibular skeleton in the vertical, sagittal, and transverse dimensions during an orthodontically relevant period of dentofacial development (i.e., between 7 and 15 years of age)...
- Association of advanced hypodontia and craniofacial morphology in Japanese orthodontic patientsToshiya Endo
Orthodontics, The Nippon Dental University Hospital at Niigata, 1 8 Hamaura cho, Niigata, Japan
Odontology 92:48-53. 2004..These craniofacial anomalies should be taken into consideration in treatment planning and mechanotherapy...
- Comparison of skeletal and dental morphology in asymptomatic volunteers and symptomatic patients with bilateral disk displacement without reductionIoanna K Gidarakou
Department of Dentistry, Division of Orthodontics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, USA
Angle Orthod 74:684-90. 2004..This study suggests that subjects with BDDN may manifest altered craniofacial morphology. The clinician should be aware of that possibility, especially for the growing patients and the surgical candidates...
- Retrospective revelations: twenty orthodontically treated individuals with unilateral cleft lip and palateJ D Subtelny
Department of Orthodontics, Eastman Dental Center, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York 14620, USA
World J Orthod 5:152-63. 2004....
- Determinants of successful treatment of bimaxillary protrusion: orthodontic treatment versus anterior segmental osteotomySeung Hak Baek
Department of Orthodontics, College of Dentistry, Seoul National University, Yeonkun dong 28, Jongro Ku, Seoul 110 749, Korea
J Craniofac Surg 16:234-46. 2005..These variables and discriminant functions contributed to the differential diagnosis on BP to make a procedural decision between OT and ASO...
- Long-term effects of palate repair on craniofacial morphology in patients with unilateral cleft lip and palateYu-Fang Liao
Department of Dentistry, Craniofacial Center, and Sleep Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
Cleft Palate Craniofac J 42:594-600. 2005..Palate repair has no detrimental effects on the downward displacement of the basal maxilla or on palatal remodeling in patients with unilateral cleft lip and palate...
- Long-term effects of clefts on craniofacial morphology in patients with unilateral cleft lip and palateYu-Fang Liao
Department of Dentistry, Craniofacial Center, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
Cleft Palate Craniofac J 42:601-9. 2005..The reduced posterior height of the basal maxilla in unoperated patients with UCLP might be primarily attributed to intrinsic effects, whereas the reduced anterior height of the basal maxilla might be attributed to functional effects...
- Dentocraniofacial morphology of 21 patients with unilateral cleft lip and palate: a cephalometric studyMiranda Corbo
Department of Maxillofacial Surgery, Queen Fabiola University Children's Hospital, , Brussels, Belgium
Cleft Palate Craniofac J 42:618-24. 2005..Facial growth in cleft lip and palate patients followed the same pattern, but was delayed compared with normal patients...
- Huge primary myxoma of skull base: a report of an uncommon caseH Yin
Department of Neurosurgery, West China Hospital, Sichuan University, Chengdu, Sichuan, China
Acta Neurochir (Wien) 149:713-7. 2007..A huge chondrosarcoma, arising from the skull base with extension into the middle cranial fossa and nasal cavity was suspected...
- Craniofacial computerized tomography analysis of the midface of patients with repaired complete unilateral cleft lip and palateSunjay Suri
Discipline of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 134:418-29. 2008....
- Preoperative osseous dysmorphology in unilateral complete cleft lip and palateStephen A Schendel
Plast Reconstr Surg 120:2114-5. 2007
- Cephalometric findings in patients with Papillon-Lefèvre syndromeNaif A Bindayel
School of Dental Medicine, Tufts University, Boston, Mass, USA
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 134:138-44. 2008..The aim of this retrospective study was to investigate the cephalometric findings of patients with PLS...
- Longitudinal growth changes in untreated subjects with Class II Division 1 malocclusionFranka Stahl
Department of Orthodontics, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 134:125-37. 2008....
- Accuracy of three-dimensional (3D) craniofacial cephalometric landmarks on a low-dose 3D computed tomographR Olszewski
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Av Hippocrate 10, Saint Luc University Clinics, Universite Catholique de Louvain, 1200 Brussels, Belgium
Dentomaxillofac Radiol 37:261-7. 2008..The absorbed dose levels for radiosensitive organs in the maxillofacial region during the exposure for both 3D-CT protocols were also measured...
- Reproducibility of maxillofacial anatomic landmarks on 3-dimensional computed tomographic images determined with the 95% confidence ellipse methodAtsushi Muramatsu
Department of Orthodontics, Aichi Gakuin University School of Dentistry, Nagoya, Japan
Angle Orthod 78:396-402. 2008..To assess the plotting reproducibility of landmarks on 3-dimensional computed tomography (3D-CT) images through use of the 95% confidence ellipse in order to propose sufficiently stable coordinate systems for 3D-CT measurements...
- Linear accuracy and reliability of cone beam CT derived 3-dimensional images constructed using an orthodontic volumetric rendering programDanielle R Periago
Department of Orthodontic and Pediatric Dentistry, University of Louisville School of Dentistry, Louisville, KY, USA
Angle Orthod 78:387-95. 2008..To compare accuracy of linear measurements made on cone beam computed tomographic (CBCT) derived 3-dimensional (3D) surface rendered volumetric images to direct measurements made on human skulls...
- Paraganglioma of the skull base: a case reportMurat Unal
Mersin University School of Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology, Mersin, Turkey
Auris Nasus Larynx 34:427-30. 2007..woman with paraganglioma arising in the middle and posterior cranial fossa with extended destruction of the skull base and clivus...
- A cephalometric study on craniofacial morphology of Iranian children with beta-thalassemia majorF Amini
Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, Dental College of Islamic Azad Medical University, Tehran, Iran
Orthod Craniofac Res 10:36-44. 2007..To study cephalometric and facial features of Iranian children with beta-thalassemia major...
- Craniofacial, craniocervical, and pharyngeal morphology in bilateral cleft lip and palate and obstructive sleep apnea patientsBarbara C M Oosterkamp
Department of Orthoontics, University Medical Center, Groningen, The Netherlands
Cleft Palate Craniofac J 44:1-7. 2007..The aim of this study was to analyze craniofacial, craniocervical, and pharyngeal morphology in surgically treated bilateral cleft lip and palate (BCLP) men, untreated men with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), and a reference group of men...
- Mandibular distraction osteogenesis in hemifacial microsomia: long-term follow-upMaria Costanza Meazzini
Department of Maxillo Facial Surgery, San Gerardo Hospital, University of Milano Bicocca, Monza, Italy
J Craniomaxillofac Surg 33:370-6. 2005..Prospective, longitudinal, clinical long-term follow-up study of a homogeneous sample of children affected by hemifacial microsomia and treated by mandibular distraction osteogenesis...
- Craniofacial morphology in Chinese female twins: a semi-longitudinal cephalometric studyJing Peng
Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Peking University School of Stomatology, Bejing, China
Eur J Orthod 27:556-61. 2005..01), whilst genetic effects on face height were also significant (P < 0.01). The results suggest that early orthodontic intervention would have a greater influence on the antero-posterior rather than on the vertical plane of growth...
- Craniofacial development in children with unilateral cleft lip and palateServet Doğan
Ege University School of Dentistry, Department of Orthodontics, Bornova, Izmir, Turkey
Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 44:28-33. 2006..01). The profile of the soft tissue was more convex (p<0.001) and the upper lip was thinner than in the children in the control group (p<0.01), and their noses were relatively further backwards and downwards (p<0.01)...
- Class II malocclusion with maxillary protrusion from the deciduous through the mixed dentition: a longitudinal studyAntonino Antonini
Department of Orthodontics, University of Florence, Florence, Italy
Angle Orthod 75:980-6. 2005..Sucking habits appeared to be correlated with the skeletal maxillary protrusion...
- Reconstruction of skull base defects after minimally invasive endoscopic resection of anterior skull base neoplasmsJern-Lin Leong
Department of Otolaryngology, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore
Am J Rhinol 20:476-82. 2006..resection of the cribriform plate during minimally invasive endoscopic resection (MIER) of the anterior skull base neoplasms may result in large anterior skull base defects...
- [Comparative study between medieval (12th -14th c.) and modern skulls samples of five cranio-facial measures]R Esclassan
Faculté de Chirurgie Dentaire de Toulouse, sous section Prothèse, Toulouse
Rev Stomatol Chir Maxillofac 107:17-22. 2006..The aim of this study was to compare cephalometric norms of complete medieval skulls (n=35) with contemporary skulls (n=41), all from the same region, taking five craniofacial measures...
- Hypodontia patterns and variations in craniofacial morphology in Japanese orthodontic patientsToshiya Endo
Department of Orthodontics, The Nippon Dental University Niigata Hospital, Niigata, Japan
Angle Orthod 76:996-1003. 2006..The purpose of this study was to explore the association of hypodontia patterns and variations in craniofacial morphology in Japanese orthodontic patients...
- Bite force and maxillofacial morphology in patients with Duchenne-type muscular dystrophyKoichiro Ueki
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan
J Oral Maxillofac Surg 65:34-9. 2007..The purpose of this study is to evaluate maxillofacial morphology and bite force in patients with severe Duchenne-type myodystrophy...
- The neurocranial and craniofacial morphology in children with solitary median maxillary central incisor (SMMCI)F Tabatabaie
Department of Orthodontics, Institute of Odontology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
Orthod Craniofac Res 11:96-104. 2008..The purpose of this study was to describe the neurocranial and craniofacial morphology on profile radiographs of children with single median maxillary central incisor (SMMCI)...
- Endoscopic cranial base surgery: ready for prime time?Daniel M Prevedello
Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
Clin Neurosurg 54:48-57. 2007
- The accuracy of stereolithography in planning craniofacial bone replacementPeter Shih-Hsin Chang
Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Mackey Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
J Craniofac Surg 14:164-70. 2003..5 mm (range: 0-5.5 mm) for craniofacial measures, 1.2 mm (range: 0-4.8 mm) for skull base measures, 1.6 (range: 0-5.8 mm) for midface measures, 1.9 mm (range: 0-7.9 mm) for maxilla measures, and 1...
- Comparison of skeletal and dental morphology in asymptomatic volunteers and symptomatic patients with bilateral disk displacement with reductionIoanna K Gidarakou
Department of Dentistry, Division of Orthodontics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York, USA
Angle Orthod 72:541-6. 2002..This study suggests that subjects with BDDR may manifest altered craniofacial morphology. The clinician should be aware of this possibility especially for the growing patients and the orthognathic surgery candidates...
- Cephalometric norms for the Chinese: a compilation of existing dataS J Moate
Discipline of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Sydney, Australia
Aust Orthod J 18:19-26. 2002..The Chinese dentition demonstrates greater bimaxillary-alveolar protrusion, with a decreased interincisal angle. The Chinese soft-tissue profile shows a less prominent nose, with a less obtuse nasolabial angle, and more protrusive lips...
- Early craniofacial morphology and growth in children with unoperated isolated cleft palateN V Hermann
Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
Cleft Palate Craniofac J 39:604-22. 2002....
- Comparison of craniofacial morphology in patients with bilateral complete cleft of primary versus secondary palateYu-Fang Liao
Department of Orthodontics, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
Cleft Palate Craniofac J 39:353-6. 2002..It could also be speculated that palatal repair had more adverse effect on the growth of the maxilla in length; however, that repair influenced less the anteroposterior position of maxillary incisors than lip repair did...
- The role of the divine proportion in the esthetic improvement of patients undergoing combined orthodontic/orthognathic surgical treatmentB W Baker
Private Practice in Orthodontics, Melbourne, Australia
Int J Adult Orthodon Orthognath Surg 16:108-20. 2001..For this reason, if it is to be used as an aid to orthodontic/orthognathic treatment planning, the divine proportion should perhaps be used along with other methods of anteroposterior and vertical cephalometric and facial assessment...
- Tooth agenesis and craniofacial morphology in an orthodontic populationHeidi Tavajohi-Kermani
Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, School of Dentistry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 122:39-47. 2002..Relatively few groups had significant changes in mandibular size associated with tooth agenesis...
- Visualization of individual growth-related craniofacial changes based on cephalometric landmark data: a pilot studyChristopher J Lux
Department of Orthodontics, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
Cleft Palate Craniofac J 39:341-52. 2002....
- [Growth and morphogenesis of the craniofacial bones. Applications in orthodontics. The concepts of J. Delaire]Alain Lautrou
, 1, rue Maurice Arnoux, 92120 Montrouge
Orthod Fr 73:5-18. 2002....
- Relationships among facial type, buccolingual molar inclination, and cortical bone thickness of the mandibleT Masumoto
Department of Orthodontics, Nihon University School of Dentistry at Matsudo, Chiba, Japan
Eur J Orthod 23:15-23. 2001..The morphological features that relate to masticatory function and facial types are associated with the cortical bone thickness of the mandibular body, and the buccolingual inclination of the first and second molars...
- Components of anterior crossbite in the primary dentitionH H Tsai
Department of Pedodontics, School of Dentistry, China Medical Collage, 91 Hsueh Shih Road, Taichung, 404 Taiwan, Republic of China
ASDC J Dent Child 68:27-32, 10. 2001..the normal occlusion group shows negative correlation between interincisal angle and FH-SGn angle. The anterior crossbite group shows positive correlation between FH-NPog angle and U1-FH angle...
- Chondrosarcoma of the skull baseBrian Neff
Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University, 1721 Pine Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103, U.S.A
Laryngoscope 112:134-9. 2002OBJECTIVES: Sarcomas of the skull base are challenging, potentially lethal tumors. Prognosis is considered poor...
- Craniofacial growth and skeletal maturation: a mixed longitudinal studyM Arat
Department of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, Ankara University, Turkey
Eur J Orthod 23:355-61. 2001..The skeletal development (percentage growth potential) has clearly been effective in the vertical facial development commencing in Group I and reaching its maximum level in Group II. However Cd-Go was the exception...
- Craniofacial skeletal deviations following in utero exposure to the anticonvulsant phenytoin: monotherapy and polytherapyH I Orup
The Department of Growth and Development, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
Orthod Craniofac Res 6:2-19. 2003..To identify and quantify the craniofacial effects from prenatal exposure to phenytoin monotherapy and polytherapy using cephalometric, hand-wrist, and panoramic radiographs and to determine if such deviations persist with age...
- Comparison of skeletal and dental morphology in asymptomatic volunteers and symptomatic patients with unilateral disk displacement without reductionIoanna K Gidarakou
Department of Dentistry, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, NY 14620, USA
Angle Orthod 73:121-7. 2003..Presence of asymmetry and altered craniofacial morphology should alert the clinician especially while orthodontically treating children and surgical patients...
- Radiation-induced craniofacial bone growth inhibition: development of an animal modelI Yeung
Division of Plastic Surgery, The Hospital for Sick Children Center for Craniofacial Care and Research, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
J Craniofac Surg 12:533-43. 2001....
- Long-term stability of skeletal Class III patients treated with splints, Class III elastics, and chincupAdolfo Ferro
Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, II University, Naples, Italy
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 123:423-34. 2003..Long-term stability can be enhanced by a deeper overbite and the best possible skeletal correction. The results suggest that the correction occurs with no mandibular rotation but might be better with forward rotation...
- The displacement of craniofacial reference landmarks during puberty: a comparison of three superimposition methodsZ Mirzen Arat
Department of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey
Angle Orthod 73:374-80. 2003..These results indicate that differences regarding the superimposition methods should be taken into consideration in the evaluation of the changes due to growth or treatment...
- Blindness as a complication of Le Fort I osteotomy for maxillary distractionLun Jou Lo
Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taipei, Taiwan
Plast Reconstr Surg 109:688-98; discussion 699-700. 2002..Computed tomography showed subarachnoid hemorrhage and skull base hematoma. There were no atypical fractures in the orbit, pterygoid plates, sphenoid bone, and skull base...
- Cranial base fracture and rhino cerebrospinmal fluid leakage. A case reportG Magliulo
ENT Department G Ferreri, La Sapienza University, Rome IT taly
An Otorrinolaringol Ibero Am 34:35-44. 2007Oto cerebrospinal fluid leakage occurs frequently in skull base fractures but it is not always recognized which may produce potentially serious consequences on the prognosis...
- Possibilities and limitations of endoscopic management of nasal and paranasal sinus malignanciesH Stammberger
Department of ENT, University Medical School of Graz, Austria
Acta Otorhinolaryngol Belg 53:199-205. 1999..use of rigid endoscopes in surgery of tumorous lesions of the nose, paranasal sinuses, nasopharynx and anterior skull base has extended and diversified...
- Predicting postoperative hydrocephalus in 227 patients with skull base meningiomaJan Karl Burkhardt
Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital of Zurich, Switzerland
Neurosurg Focus 30:E9. 2011..However, this has rarely been addressed in the literature. Therefore, the authors sought to determine predictive patient variables for the occurrence of postoperative hydrocephalus following skull base meningioma surgery.
- Closure of cerebrospinal fluid leaks prevents ascending bacterial meningitisManuel Bernal-Sprekelsen
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
Rhinology 43:277-81. 2005Endoscopic surgery of the anterior skull base has become the standard procedure for the repair of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) leaks of various origins...
- Radiologic assessment of maxillofacial, mandibular, and skull base traumaBernhard Schuknecht
Institute of Neuroradiology, University Hospital of Zurich, Frauenklinikstr 10, 8091, Zurich, Switzerland
Eur Radiol 15:560-8. 2005..Contrary to maxillofacial injuries that result from a direct impact, central skull base and lateral skull base (petrous bone) fractures usually are caused by a lateral or sagittal directed force to ..
- Robotic skull base surgery: preclinical investigations to human clinical applicationBERT W O'MALLEY
Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 133:1215-9. 2007To develop a minimally invasive surgical technique for the treatment of parapharyngeal space and infratemporal fossa skull base neoplasms using the technical and optical advantages of robotic surgical instrumentation.
- Robotic endoscopic surgery of the skull base: a novel surgical approachEhab Y Hanna
Department of Head and Neck Surgery, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030 4009, USA
Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 133:1209-14. 2007..a novel robotic surgical approach that allows adequate endoscopic access for resection of tumors involving the anterior and central skull base and allows 2-handed, tremor-free, endoscopic dissection and precise suturing of dural defects.
- Extended endoscopic endonasal approach to the midline skull base: the evolving role of transsphenoidal surgeryP Cappabianca
Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Neurological Sciences, Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Naples, Italy
Adv Tech Stand Neurosurg 33:151-99. 2008..through the sphenoid sinus cavity, has lead in the last decades to a progressive possibility to access the skull base from the nose...
- Radiosurgery for skull base malignancies and nasopharyngeal carcinomaA J Cmelak
Department of Radiation Oncology, Stanford University Medical Center, CA, USA
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 37:997-1003. 1997Patients with skull base lesions present a challenging management problem because of intractable symptoms and limited therapeutic options...
- Selective reconstructive options for the anterior skull baseHideo Nameki
Department of Otolaryngology and Head Neck Surgery, Shizuoka Red Cross Hospital, 8 2 Oute machi, Shizuoka 420 0853, Japan
Int J Clin Oncol 10:223-8. 2005Carcinomas of the ethmoid, frontal, or maxillary sinuses sometimes invade the anterior skull base. It is necessary to perform en-bloc resection for this invasive carcinoma according to the concepts of surgical treatment for head and neck ..
- Resection of giant ethmoid osteoma with orbital and skull base extension followed by duraplastyIoannis Yiotakis
Department of Otolaryngology, University of Athens, Hippokration Hospital, Athens, Greece
World J Surg Oncol 6:110. 2008Osteomas of ethmoid sinus are rare, especially when they involve anterior skull base and orbit, and lead to ophthalmologic and neurological symptoms.
- Proton radiation therapy for chordomas and chondrosarcomas of the skull baseE B Hug
Radiation Oncology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
Neurosurg Clin N Am 11:627-38. 2000..Facility in Darmstadt, Germany, has not revealed any increased acute toxicities in the first 13 patients with skull base chordomas or chondrosarcomas treated using carbon ions...
- Surgical results of skull base surgery for the treatment of head and neck malignancies involving skull base: multi-institutional studies on 143 cases in JapanS Fukuda
Department of Otolaryngology, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan
Auris Nasus Larynx 28:S71-5. 2001We analyzed 143 cases of skull base surgery collected from the eight institutions of the Study Group supported by the Grant-in-Aid for Cancer Research from the Ministry of Health and Welfare of Japan...
- Patterns of local-regional recurrence following parotid-sparing conformal and segmental intensity-modulated radiotherapy for head and neck cancerL A Dawson
Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 0010, USA
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 46:1117-26. 2000..To analyze the patterns of local-regional recurrence in patients with head and neck cancer treated with parotid-sparing conformal and segmental intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT)...
- Low-profile 1-piece bifrontal craniotomy for anterior skull base approach and reconstructionFatma Ozlen
Department of Neurosurgery, Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey
J Craniofac Surg 21:233-8. 2010The anterior skull base is a location of many pathologic lesions. These pathologic lesions are treated by bifrontal craniotomy and anterior skull base approach, either primarily or combined with facial osteotomies...
- [Chondroma of the skull base and maxilla]Aleksandar Kiralj
Klinicki centar Vojvodine, Klinika za maksilofacijalnu hirurgiju, Medicinski fakultet Novi Sad
Med Pregl 60:649-51. 2007..On a radiograph, the tumor appears as a cyst-like radiolucent lesion, while some are sclerotic. The borders are usually ill-defined. Irregular calcifications may be seen with radiolucencies and then it is an osteochondroma...
- Management of the internal carotid artery in tumors of the lateral skull base: preoperative permanent balloon occlusion without reconstructionMario Sanna
Gruppo Otologico, Piacenza Rome, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
Otol Neurotol 25:998-1005. 2004To present our experience with permanent preoperative balloon occlusion of the internal carotid artery while dealing with different abnormalities of the lateral skull base and a comparison with the results mentioned in the literature.
- Treatment of unresectable skull base meningiomas with somatostatin analogsChris Schulz
Neurosurgical Clinic, German Armed Forces Military Hospital Ulm, Oberer Eselsberg 40, Ulm, Germany
Neurosurg Focus 30:E11. 2011The standard surgical treatment for meningiomas is total resection, but the complete removal of skull base meningiomas can be difficult for several reasons...
- Neurotization of oculomotor, trochlear and abducent nerves in skull base surgeryShiting Li
Department of Neurosurgery, Tongji Hospital, Tongji University, Shanghai 200065, China
Chin Med J (Engl) 116:410-3. 2003To anatomically reconstruct the oculomotor nerve, trochlear nerve, and abducent nerve by skull base surgery.
- Malignant tumors of the anterolateral skull baseStephen J Hentschel
Department of Neurosurgery, The University of Texas, M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
Neurosurgery 66:102-12; discussion 112. 2010Malignancies of the anterolateral skull base are clinically and pathologically distinct from those of the central anterior skull base and the temporal bone...
- Expression of matrix metalloproteinases-1, -2, and -9; tissue inhibitors of matrix metalloproteinases-1 and -2; cathepsin B; urokinase plasminogen activator; and plasminogen activator inhibitor, type I in skull base chordomaTakahiko Naka
Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Magdeburg University, 39120 Magdeburg, Germany
Hum Pathol 39:217-23. 2008Little is known about proteinase expression in skull base chordoma, a rare bone tumor exhibiting local invasiveness...
- Review of skull base surgery in a Nigerian teaching hospitalA A Adeolu
Neurosurgery Unit, Department of Surgery, College of Health Sciences, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Nigeria
Niger Postgrad Med J 17:50-4. 2010There is dearth of information on skull base surgery in Nigerians...
- Clinical course of abducens nerve palsy associated with skull base tumoursT Shono
Department of Neurosurgery, Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Kyushu University, 3 1 1 Maidashi, Higashi ku, Fukuoka, Fukuoka 812 8582, Japan
Acta Neurochir (Wien) 151:733-8; discussion 738. 2009The clinical course of abducens nerve palsy associated with skull base tumour is rarely reported. In this study, we examined the post-operative course of abducens nerve palsies associated with various skull base tumours.
- Hypothalamic/pituitary function following high-dose conformal radiotherapy to the base of skull: demonstration of a dose-effect relationship using dose-volume histogram analysisH H Pai
Department of Radiation Oncology, Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 49:1079-92. 2001..The relationship between dose, volume, and PG function is explored...
- Pediatric Percutaneous Cochlear Implantation Clinical Validation & ImplementationRobert F Labadie; Fiscal Year: 2010..PCI reduces CI surgery to a single pass of a drill from the lateral skull base to the cochlea...
- Dynamic Vocal Fold Abduction for Bilateral ParalysisMichael Broniatowski; Fiscal Year: 2006..Comparing vocal fold positions and the ability to breathe before and during stimulation will establish whether sufficient data are available to pursue clinical applications of laryngeal pacing after bilateral vocal cord paralysis. ..
- BONE MATRIX AND BONE RESORPTIONPAUL ODGREN; Fiscal Year: 2006..We will extend these studies to the synchondroses of the skull base, and use this approach to screen a series of mice with craniofacial and/or osteopetrotic mutations for similar ..
- WEARABLE ARTIFICIAL LABYRINTH IN MOTION SICKNESS/VERTIGOWESLEY KRUEGER; Fiscal Year: 2005..and in the rehabilitative process in patients with dizziness following vestibular nerve section or removal of a skull base lesion such as acoustic tumor...
- PROTON RADIATION THERAPY RESEARCHThomas Delaney; Fiscal Year: 2006..gains in clinical outcomes for a number of disease sites including chondrosarcomas and chordomas of the skull base and cervical spine (95 percent and 50 percent local control, respectively), paranasal sinus tumors (87 percent ..
- GENE THERAPY FOR LARYNGEAL PARALYSISPaul Flint; Fiscal Year: 2004..paralysis usually occurs as a result of the surgical removal of tumor involving the head and neck region and skull base. Thyroid surgery, carotid endarterectomy, cardiothoracic and primary lung procedures may also result in ..
- An Integrated CT-based Image-Guided Neurosurgical SystemJOSEPH STAYMAN; Fiscal Year: 2005..In many difficult procedures that involve vital structures, like the resection of tumors at the skull base, image-guidance can be a necessity...
- Modeling meningioma growth orthotopically in the nude mouseAnita Lal; Fiscal Year: 2007..techniques of local drug delivery specifically to meningiomas which grow on the surface of the brain or the skull base, and for investigations into the unique tumor-host interactions of meningiomas...
- High-Performance Cone-Beam CT Guidance of Head and Neck SurgeryJeffrey Siewerdsen; Fiscal Year: 2009..in challenging interventional tasks, including ethmoid sinus ablation, trans-sphenoid approach to the CNS, and skull base lesion excision; and 3...
- High-Performance Cone-Beam CT Guidance of Head and Neck SurgeryJeffrey H Siewerdsen; Fiscal Year: 2010..in challenging interventional tasks, including ethmoid sinus ablation, trans-sphenoid approach to the CNS, and skull base lesion excision;and 3...
- High-Performance Cone-Beam CT Guidance of Head and Neck SurgeryJeffrey Siewerdsen; Fiscal Year: 2007..in challenging interventional tasks, including ethmoid sinus ablation, trans-sphenoid approach to the CNS, and skull base lesion excision; and 3...
- Testing Surgery Guided by Molecular Fluorescence ImagingQuyen Nguyen; Fiscal Year: 2007..She has also completed a postdoctoral fellowship in Skull Base Surgery at UCSD and now, will expand her combined training in clinical medicine and scientific research through ..
- IMPROVING TREATMENT OUTCOMES FOR PATIENTS WITH FACIAL DEFORMITY USING 3D IMAGINGLucia Cevidanes; Fiscal Year: 2007..Involvement in these studies will enhance the candidate's prior training in cranio-maxillofacial problems and 3D imaging, while equipping her with tools to perform meaningful studies centered around patient oriented clinical research. ..
- Mineral and Mechanical Properties of BoneSarandeep Huja; Fiscal Year: 2005..Future interventional studies will examine the mechanisms for the initial and the long-term adaptive response in material properties of bone. ..
- Trigeminal Neuralgia Association 5th National ConferenceAlbert Rhoton; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Gene therapy for treatment of craniofacial dysplasiaStephanos Kyrkanides; Fiscal Year: 2004..Completion of this study will aid in the development of novel therapies for the management of genetic disorders. ..
- Dysmorphology Core (U24 Core)Kenneth Jones; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- PHENOGENETICS OF SKULL AND BRAIN INTEGRATION IN CRANIOSYNOSTOSISJOAN THERESE RICHTSMEIER; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Does peripheral localized chronic inflammation predispose to neurodegeneration?Stephanos Kyrkanides; Fiscal Year: 2007..Such information is critical to our understanding of the benefits of anti-inflammatory therapy in AD and other conditions and will guide the rational application and development of targeted interventions. ..
- Dysmorphology Core - U24Kenneth Jones; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- Optical imaging of epilepsy in rat and human neocortexTHEODORE SCHWARTZ; Fiscal Year: 2007..These experiments will set the groundwork for implementing optical recordings in general clinical practice as a novel technique for mapping and predicting human seizures. ..
- PHENOGENETICS OF SKULL AND BRAIN INTEGRATION IN CRANIOSYNOSTOSISJOAN RICHTSMEIER; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Recombinant FIV vectors for the delivery of siRNA therapy to jointsStephanos Kyrkanides; Fiscal Year: 2007..Emphasis will be given in evaluating COX-2 and/or mPGES-1 expression as they are targets of our FIV(siRNA) therapy over time as well as assessing potential inflammatory responses elicited by this siRNA therapy. ..
- NEURONAL FUNCTION IN CRANIOFACIAL DEVELOPMENTStephanos Kyrkanides; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- Joint degeneration: Somatic mosaic analysis in a transgenic mouseStephanos Kyrkanides; Fiscal Year: 2007....