oral surgery

Summary

Summary: A dental specialty concerned with the diagnosis and surgical treatment of disease, injuries, and defects of the human oral and maxillofacial region.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi A survey of dentists in the United States regarding a specialty in craniofacial pain
    H Clifton Simmons
    Department of Dentistry, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, USA
    Cranio 22:72-6. 2004
  2. ncbi Survey of the use of hyperbaric oxygen by maxillofacial oncologists in the UK
    A N Kanatas
    University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 43:219-25. 2005
  3. ncbi Telemedicine in oral surgery and maxillofacial trauma: a descriptive account
    P Brownrigg
    INSITE Consultancy, Inc, South Surrey, British Columbia, Canada
    Telemed J E Health 10:27-31. 2004
  4. ncbi Trends in oral surgery in England and Wales 1991-2000
    D K Dhariwal
    Dental School, Heath Park, Cardiff
    Br Dent J 192:639-45. 2002
  5. ncbi Opinions and attitudes of the UK's GDPs and specialists in oral surgery, oral medicine and surgical dentistry on oral cancer screening
    O Kujan
    School of Dentistry, The University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Oral Dis 12:194-9. 2006
  6. ncbi Laser applications in oral surgery and implant dentistry
    Herbert Deppe
    Department of Oral and Craniomaxillofacial Surgery, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Ismaninger Strasse 22, 81675, Munchen, Germany
    Lasers Med Sci 22:217-21. 2007
  7. ncbi Comparison of clinical outcome of periapical surgery in endodontic and oral surgery units of a teaching dental hospital: a retrospective study
    S Rahbaran
    Department of Conservative Dentistry, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 91:700-9. 2001
  8. ncbi Evidence of aerosolised floating blood mist during oral surgery
    K Ishihama
    First Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Dentistry, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    J Hosp Infect 71:359-64. 2009
  9. ncbi Practice patterns of oral and maxillofacial surgeons in Australia: 1990 and 2000
    D S Brennan
    AIHW Dental Statistics and Research Unit, Australian Research Centre for Population Oral Health, Dental School, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 33:598-605. 2004
  10. ncbi Service provision by patient and visit characteristics in Australian oral and maxillofacial surgery: 1990 to 2000
    D S Brennan
    AIHW Dental Statistics and Research Unit, Australian Research Centre for Population Oral Health, Dental School, Faculty of Health Sciences The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 33:700-8. 2004

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  1. ncbi A survey of dentists in the United States regarding a specialty in craniofacial pain
    H Clifton Simmons
    Department of Dentistry, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, USA
    Cranio 22:72-6. 2004
    ..6% of dentists who regularly treat craniofacial pain favor a specialty, while 76% of those who do not treat such patients favor the specialty. The data presented here advocate development of a dental specialty in craniofacial pain...
  2. ncbi Survey of the use of hyperbaric oxygen by maxillofacial oncologists in the UK
    A N Kanatas
    University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 43:219-25. 2005
    ..Most consultants were unaware of the method of delivery of HBO. This survey suggests that most surgeons consider HBO to be part of the management of osteoradionecrosis, but their knowledge about delivery is weak and protocols vary...
  3. ncbi Telemedicine in oral surgery and maxillofacial trauma: a descriptive account
    P Brownrigg
    INSITE Consultancy, Inc, South Surrey, British Columbia, Canada
    Telemed J E Health 10:27-31. 2004
    ..The telemedicine system augmented the overall success of the Federation model. New uses for telemedicine within the OMFS service soon developed...
  4. ncbi Trends in oral surgery in England and Wales 1991-2000
    D K Dhariwal
    Dental School, Heath Park, Cardiff
    Br Dent J 192:639-45. 2002
    To investigate trends in oral surgery in England and Wales 1991-2000.
  5. ncbi Opinions and attitudes of the UK's GDPs and specialists in oral surgery, oral medicine and surgical dentistry on oral cancer screening
    O Kujan
    School of Dentistry, The University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Oral Dis 12:194-9. 2006
    ..two broad areas of oral cancer awareness and management of patients at risk of oral cancer by specialists in oral surgery, oral medicine, surgical dentistry and general dental practitioners (GDPs) in the UK...
  6. ncbi Laser applications in oral surgery and implant dentistry
    Herbert Deppe
    Department of Oral and Craniomaxillofacial Surgery, Klinikum rechts der Isar, Ismaninger Strasse 22, 81675, Munchen, Germany
    Lasers Med Sci 22:217-21. 2007
    Lasers have been used for many years in oral surgery and implant dentistry. In some indications, laser treatment has become state of the art as compared to conventional techniques...
  7. ncbi Comparison of clinical outcome of periapical surgery in endodontic and oral surgery units of a teaching dental hospital: a retrospective study
    S Rahbaran
    Department of Conservative Dentistry, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 91:700-9. 2001
    ..this retrospective study were (1) to compare the outcome of periapical surgery performed in endodontic and in oral surgery units of a teaching dental hospital and (2) to evaluate the influence of factors affecting outcome...
  8. ncbi Evidence of aerosolised floating blood mist during oral surgery
    K Ishihama
    First Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Dentistry, Suita, Osaka, Japan
    J Hosp Infect 71:359-64. 2009
    ..In the present study, we investigated whether blood-contaminated aerosol was present in a room where oral surgery was performed with high speed instruments...
  9. ncbi Practice patterns of oral and maxillofacial surgeons in Australia: 1990 and 2000
    D S Brennan
    AIHW Dental Statistics and Research Unit, Australian Research Centre for Population Oral Health, Dental School, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 33:598-605. 2004
    ....
  10. ncbi Service provision by patient and visit characteristics in Australian oral and maxillofacial surgery: 1990 to 2000
    D S Brennan
    AIHW Dental Statistics and Research Unit, Australian Research Centre for Population Oral Health, Dental School, Faculty of Health Sciences The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 33:700-8. 2004
    ..However, the distribution of services remained relatively stable over time...
  11. ncbi Urgent care in the dental school setting: analysis of current environment and future challenges in emergency dental education
    Karen K Tiwana
    Department of Diagnostic Sciences and General Dentistry, University of North Carolina School of Dentistry, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
    J Dent Educ 71:331-8. 2007
    ..In addition, access to emergency dental care has become increasingly difficult for indigent populations due to lack of state-supported funds; further exploration of sources of external funding for such care is warranted...
  12. ncbi Digital radiography: a survey of dentists in Hawai'i
    Daniel T Brady
    Hawaii Dent J 38:10, 12-3. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence of digital radiography among dentists in Hawai'i and report their experiences using it...
  13. ncbi Attitudes to biopsy procedures in general dental practice
    N Diamanti
    Unit of Oral Medicine, The University Dental Hospital of Manchester
    Br Dent J 192:588-92. 2002
    ..To investigate biopsy procedures in general dental practice...
  14. ncbi Influence of NICE guidelines on removal of third molars in a region of the UK
    D S Kim
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Queen Elizabeth Medical Centre, University Hospital Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, Edgbaston, Birmingham B152TH, UK
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 44:504-6. 2006
    ..Disease-free wisdom teeth made up a mean of only 6% of all referrals...
  15. ncbi Internal medicine education in dentistry: knowledge required varies according to dental specialty
    Yoshiko Miyatake
    Department of Internal Medicine, Tsurumi University School of Dental Medicine, Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan
    Eur J Dent Educ 8:18-23. 2004
    ..There is, however, little awareness of the importance of internal medicine at dental schools in Japan...
  16. ncbi Tobacco cessation services in dental offices. Are we doing all we can?
    Olapeju M Simoyan
    N Y State Dent J 68:34-40. 2002
    ....
  17. ncbi Oral surgeons and the scope of dental practice
    Dan Schulte
    Michigan Dental Association, USA
    J Mich Dent Assoc 90:16. 2008
  18. ncbi Evaluation of a pilot hands-on course in surgical dentistry for primary care dental practitioners in Oxfordshire
    Jeyanthi H John
    Cherwell Vale Primary Care Trust, Oxfordshire
    Prim Dent Care 10:119-23. 2003
    ..To evaluate the impact of a course in surgical dentistry on the confidence of 32 general dental practitioners, each of whom attended a one-day hands-on course...
  19. ncbi Determining factors for implant referral rates
    Roger P Levin
    Implant Dent 11:312-4. 2002
    ..It is also important to emphasize to patients that the quality of life far outweighs the differential in fees...
  20. ncbi Radiographic evaluation of cases referred for surgical endodontics
    H Doornbusch
    Department of Oral and Maxillo Facial Surgery, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Int Endod J 35:472-7. 2002
    ..The aim of this study is to test the hypothesis that more patients with failed root-canal treatment or other endodontic problems are referred for periradicular surgery rather than nonsurgical re-treatment...
  21. ncbi Use of imaging guides in preimplant tomography
    Dov M Almog
    University of Rochester Eastman, Department of Dentistry, NY 14620, USA
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 93:483-7. 2002
    ..The specific aim of this study was to test the hypothesis that specialists are more likely to use some form of cross-sectional imaging in conjunction with imaging guides during the preoperative assessment of dental implant procedures...
  22. ncbi A survey assessing the impact of a hospital-based general practice residency program on dentists and dental practice
    Asif Tejani
    Department of Dentistry, Vancouver Hospital, BC, Canada
    Spec Care Dentist 22:16-22. 2002
    ..Practice characteristics suggested enhanced clinical skills in oral surgery, periodontics, emergency dental care, and oral medicine/pathology in those completing the hospital program...
  23. ncbi The influence of self-deception and impression management upon self-assessment in oral surgery
    A W Evans
    Eastman Dental Institute for Oral Health Care Sciences, University College London
    Br Dent J 198:765-9; discussion 755. 2005
    ..To see if poor self-assessment of surgical performance during removal of mandibular third molars is influenced by self-deception (lack of insight) and impression management (trying to convey a favourable impression)...
  24. ncbi Teaching alternatives to the standard inferior alveolar nerve block in dental education: outcomes in clinical practice
    Thomas M Johnson
    US Army Peridontics Residency, Tingay Dental Clinic, Building 320, Fort Gordon, GA 30905, USA
    J Dent Educ 71:1145-52. 2007
    ..No significant increase in current primary utilization of the Akinosi technique was found...
  25. ncbi Digital radiography in dentistry: a survey of Indiana dentists
    J N Brian
    Department of Oral Pathology, Medicine and Radiology, Indiana University School of Dentistry, 1121 West Michigan Street, Indianapolis, IN 46202 5186, USA
    Dentomaxillofac Radiol 36:18-23. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the number of Indiana dental practices that utilize digital radiography and to identify the reasons for using or not using digital radiography...
  26. ncbi [Dentoalveolar surgery for the dentist: removal of teeth and root tips]
    J Jansma
    Afdeling Mondziekten, Kaakchirurgie en Bijzondere Tandheelkunde, Academisch Ziekenhuis Groningen
    Ned Tijdschr Tandheelkd 111:128-32. 2004
    ..Presurgical management, removal of singlerooted and multirooted teeth, woundcare and postoperative management are the subjects covered...
  27. ncbi Knowledge of paediatric dentistry by recently-qualified general dentists: a pilot study
    J Foley
    Department of Paediatric Dentistry, Dundee Dental Hospital, Dundee, UK
    Eur Arch Paediatr Dent 8:167-70. 2007
    ..To determine an overview of opinions and knowledge of paediatric dentistry amongst a group of recently-qualified dentists working within the Scottish Hospital Dental Service...
  28. ncbi Rating of statements in an internal course evaluation: comparison between different groups of assessors
    Jan Elen
    Educational Support Office, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Dent Educ 6:64-8. 2002
    ..However, the study also indicated that some caution should be exercised when 'external' teachers are included in the evaluation process...
  29. ncbi A Boomer specialty awaits a generational tsunami
    Leon A Assael
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 64:1001-2. 2006
  30. doi The Alaska experiment: examining its potential impact on oral surgical care
    Leon A Assael
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 66:1563-4. 2008
  31. ncbi [Perception of maxillofacial surgery and stomatology in France]
    C Herlin
    Service de Stomatologie, chirurgie maxillofaciale et chirurgie plastique reconstructrice et esthétique, Hopital Lapeyronie, Montpellier, France
    Rev Stomatol Chir Maxillofac 109:20-7. 2008
    ..A study was made on the model of two studies made in 1994 and 2005 in Great Britain and one in 1996 in the United States...
  32. ncbi Perception of oral maxillofacial surgery by health-care professionals
    N S Rocha
    Department of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery, Getulio Vargas Hospital, Recife, Brazil
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 37:41-6. 2008
    ..On the basis of the questionnaire responses, a good level of knowledge of the scope of OMFS was found. In order to ensure the correct referral of all patients, the specialty needs to broaden its horizons...
  33. ncbi Dimensions of good work for employees in oral and maxillofacial surgery in Sweden
    Göran Pilgård
    Department of Oral Surgery, Faculty of Odontology, Malmo University, Sweden
    Swed Dent J 31:147-54. 2007
    ..The employees of OMFS clinics in Sweden emphasized free, influential, and intellectually stimulating work, but the discrepancy between ideal and reality was rather wide. Three factors of work environment could be established...
  34. ncbi Specialty and sex as predictors of depression in dentists
    Sarah Mathias
    College of Dentistry, University of Illinois at Chicago, 60612, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 136:1388-95. 2005
    ..Because depression is harmful to dentists and raises quality-of-care issues, they should be educated to help them recognize depression and encouraged to seek treatment...
  35. ncbi Three-dimensional computer graphics for surgical procedure learning: Web three-dimensional application for cleft lip repair
    Masahiro Kobayashi
    Faculty of Nursing and Medical Care, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 43:266-71. 2006
    ..However, this method cannot reflect the advantages offered by specific surgical procedures. To solve this problem, we used the benefits offered by 3D computer graphics (3D-CG) and 3D animation...
  36. ncbi Is there a need for a common framework of dental specialties in Europe?
    M Sanz
    University Complutense of Madrid, Madrid, Spain
    Eur J Dent Educ 12:138-43. 2008
    ....
  37. ncbi Special programs for special interests: The University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston
    John R Ludington
    The University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston, USA
    Tex Dent J 122:238-44. 2005
  38. ncbi Audit for extraoral radiographic examinations in a digital department
    A Wenzel
    Department of Oral Radiology, School of Dentistry, University of Aarhus, Aarhus C, Denmark
    Dentomaxillofac Radiol 34:228-30. 2005
    ..To investigate whether extraoral radiographs requested by clinicians were actually viewed by the clinicians after recording...
  39. ncbi An analysis of oral surgical dental visits by provider type, 1996
    Richard J Manski
    Department of Oral Health Care Delivery, Dental School, University of Maryland, Baltimore, USA
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 94:687-91. 2002
    ..This study examines the roles that socioeconomic and racial factors play in deciding whether a generalist or oral and maxillofacial surgeon provides routine exodontia care in a community...
  40. ncbi Oral surgical handpiece use time parameters
    Howard W Roberts
    Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 63:957-60. 2005
    ..To evaluate the clinical usage time parameters of handpieces used in oral surgical procedures...
  41. pmc Illinois dental anesthesia and sedation survey for 2006
    William G Flick
    Oral Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Illinois, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Anesth Prog 54:52-8. 2007
    ..Respondents reported that 30 patients required transfer to a hospital but suffered no long-term morbidity. Other practice characteristics were detailed...
  42. ncbi Early-phase dental students' motivations and expectations concerning the study and profession of dentistry
    R Lalloo
    Department of Community Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of Limpopo, Medunsa Campus, South Africa
    SADJ 63:216-20. 2008
    ..Orthodontics and Maxillofacial & Oral Surgery were the most popular specialities of choice...
  43. ncbi Psychosocial work environment related health in Swedish oral and maxillofacial surgery in comparison with other human service workers
    Göran Pilgård
    Department of Oral Public Health, Faculty of Odontology, Malmo University, Sweden
    Swed Dent J 32:27-34. 2008
    ..The women among OMFS employees felt worse than the men. Three factors of symptoms could be established, i.e. psychosomatic troubles, somatic troubles, and muscle and joint troubles...
  44. ncbi Preparing for a career in oral and maxillofacial surgery: a survey of dentists at medical schools
    C Maciver
    PRHO, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 43:516-9. 2005
    ..Seventy-four students replied. The most common time from graduating from dental school to returning to medical school was 36 months. Of the 74 respondents 50 (68%) wrote that they intended to return to oral and maxillofacial surgery...
  45. ncbi The posterior superior alveolar injection technique: a report on technique variations and complications
    Stanton D Harn
    Department of Oral Biology, University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry, Lincoln, USA
    Gen Dent 50:544-50; quiz 551-2. 2002
    ..A historic injection complication classification system is presented along with a management strategy based upon a review of reported provider experiences and treatment suggestions...
  46. ncbi Current state of training for implant dentistry in Europe: a questionnaire-based survey
    Christoph Vasak
    Department of Oral Surgery, Bernhard Gottlieb School of Dentistry, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Clin Oral Implants Res 18:following 668. 2007
    ..The present questionnaire-based survey was designed to shed light on the current state of implant training, any points of criticism and the need for a standardized training format in Europe...
  47. ncbi Reducing failures to communicate: a procedure-based approach to pre-surgical treatment planning. Interview
    Jeff Carlson
    Continuing Medical Education, Lifecore Biomedical, 1819 Park Ridge Circle, Chaska, MN 55318, USA
    Dent Implantol Update 13:89-96. 2002
  48. ncbi The changing realities of the team approach to implant dentistry. Interview
    Gerald Niznick
    Implant Direct, LLC, USA
    Dent Implantol Update 18:9-13. 2007
  49. ncbi [A tooth located in a mandibular fracture line. Treatment by oral- and maxillofacial surgeons in The Netherlands]
    E L Donker
    Universitair Medisch Centrum St Radboud, Nijmegen
    Ned Tijdschr Tandheelkd 115:244-50. 2008
    ....
  50. ncbi Orthodontists' and surgeons' opinions on the role of third molars as a cause of dental crowding
    Steven J Lindauer
    Department of Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0566, USA
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 132:43-8. 2007
    ..Despite a substantial body of literature refuting an association between third molar eruption and crowding of the anterior dentition, the issue continues to be controversial...
  51. ncbi Quality managements and work environment in oral and maxillofacial surgery in Sweden
    Göran Pilgård
    Department of Oral Surgery, Faculty of Odontology, Malmo University, Sweden
    Swed Dent J 30:117-22. 2006
    ..There was no such difference concerning the importance of quality work. Dental nurses thought that the quality was more important for the working situation concerning the physical environment than did the maxillo-facial surgeons...
  52. ncbi Perception by the public and medical profession of oral and maxillofacial surgery--has it changed after 10 years?
    Sonna N Ifeacho
    Birmingham Medical School, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TT, UK
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 43:289-93. 2005
    ..There has been some improvement in the perception of the role of OMFS, but only 34/100 of the public had heard of OMFS and none expected OMFS to treat patients who were unhappy with their facial appearance...
  53. ncbi Awareness of the specialty of oral and maxillofacial surgery among health care professionals in Pondicherry, India
    Krishnaraj Subhashraj
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 66:2330-4. 2008
    ..This study also aims to highlight the perception of the medical professionals and what they think an oral and maxillofacial surgeon does...
  54. ncbi Development of a structured clinical operative test (SCOT) in the assessment of practical ability in the oral surgery undergraduate curriculum
    M Macluskey
    Unit of Oral Surgery and Medicine, Dundee University Dental School, Park Place, Dundee DD1 4HN, Scotland, UK
    Br Dent J 196:225-8. 2004
    Competence in undergraduate oral surgery involves assessment of the students' knowledge, practical skill and attitude...
  55. ncbi Computer-mediated instructional video: a randomised controlled trial comparing a sequential and a segmented instructional video in surgical hand wash
    M Schittek Janda
    Department of Periodontology and Centre for Educational Research and Technology, Centre for Oral Health Sciences, Malmo University, Malmo, Sweden
    Eur J Dent Educ 9:53-8. 2005
    ..Video-based instructions for clinical procedures have been used frequently during the preceding decades...
  56. ncbi Another view
    Mehran Hossaini
    J Am Dent Assoc 133:20, 22. 2002
  57. ncbi 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...
  58. ncbi A survey of antibiotic prescribing by maxillofacial consultants for dental extractions following radiotherapy to the oral cavity
    A N Kanatas
    Liverpool University Dental Hospital
    Br Dent J 192:157-60. 2002
    To analyse the antibiotic prescribing trends for exodontia and minor oral surgery in patients with a history of radiotherapy. Also, to evaluate the use of hyperbaric oxygen as a separate modality in the prevention of osteoradionecrosis.
  59. ncbi Prophylactic third molar extractions: US dental school departments' recommendations from 1998/99 to 2004/05
    T Roma Jasinevicius
    Comprehensive Care Department, School of Dental Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Quintessence Int 39:165-76. 2008
    ..To review the recommendations by dental faculties regarding prophylactic removal of third molars (PR-3M) and to determine if the recommendations at institutions differed and whether there have been changes since 1998/99...
  60. ncbi Comparison of patient and surgeon assessments of pain in oral and maxillofacial surgery
    Shahrokh C Bagheri
    Atlanta Oral and Facial Surgery, GA 30339, USA
    J Calif Dent Assoc 36:43-50. 2008
    ..In this study, the authors prospectively compare patients' subjective complaints of pain using the visual analog scale to the surgeons' assessment of pain using standard history and physical examination findings...
  61. ncbi Opinions of UK specialists about terminology, diagnosis, and treatment of atypical facial pain: a survey
    A A Elrasheed
    Almana General Hospital, P O Box 311, Al Khobar 31952, Saudi Arabia
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 42:566-71. 2004
    ..No unified pattern of referral between different units was found. Treatment was mainly by antidepressant and anticonvulsant drugs, and counselling...
  62. ncbi Prevention of wrong-site tooth extraction: clinical guidelines
    Janice S Lee
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0440, USA
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 65:1793-9. 2007
    ....
  63. ncbi Opportunistic and reprehensible
    N Ali
    Br Dent J 200:359. 2006
  64. ncbi Fear: a surgical problem, a surgeon's choice
    Leon A Assael
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 62:771-2. 2004
  65. ncbi Something to contribute
    M Macluskey
    Br Dent J 201:69. 2006
  66. ncbi Mucoepidermoid carcinoma of minor salivary glands: a clinical study of 16 cases and review of the literature
    K Triantafillidou
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Dentistry School, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Oral Dis 12:364-70. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the clinical outcomes of MEC of minor salivary glands in a group of 16 patients, who were treated in our clinic, and to discuss the management of this carcinoma...
  67. ncbi [Results of treatment of orbital fractures with polydioxanone sheet]
    Marcin Kos
    Klinika Chirurgii Szczekowo Twarzowej
    Polim Med 36:31-6. 2006
    ..Because of that introduction of new materials for orbital reconstruction seems to be desirable. The aim of the work was to evaluate usefulness of the polydioxanone sheets (PDS) as a reconstructive material for orbital floor fractures...
  68. ncbi Management of adenoid cystic carcinoma of minor salivary glands
    Katherine Triantafillidou
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 64:1114-20. 2006
    ..This clinical review article is intended to analyze the outcome of management of a group of 22 ACC patients, who were treated in our clinic...
  69. pmc Characteristics of maxillofacial injuries resulting from road traffic accidents--a 5 year review of the case records from Department of Maxillofacial Surgery in Katowice, Poland
    Piotr Malara
    Department of Maxillofacial Surgery, Silesian Medical Academy, Katowice, Poland
    Head Face Med 2:27. 2006
    ....
  70. ncbi Mandibular condylar fractures and acute atlanto-axial subluxation. Part 1 - A new clinical and nosographic evidence
    T Cutilli
    Department of Maxillofacial Surgery, University of L Aquila School of Medicine, Italy
    Minerva Stomatol 58:187-98. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze the acute repercussions of condylar mandibular fractures on occipital-atlanto-axial joint...
  71. ncbi Utilization of tracheostomy in craniomaxillofacial trauma at a level-1 trauma center
    Eric P Holmgren
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR, USA
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 65:2005-10. 2007
    ....
  72. ncbi Trends in antibiotic resistance in Prevotella species from patients of the University Hospital of Maxillofacial Surgery, Sofia, Bulgaria, in 2003-2009
    Lyudmila Boyanova
    Department of Medical Microbiology, Medical University of Sofia, Zdrave Street 2, 1431 Sofia, Bulgaria
    Anaerobe 16:489-92. 2010
    ..The evolution of penicillin resistance in Prevotella strains was highly dynamic...
  73. ncbi [Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the major and minor salivary glands. Retrospective analysis of 74 patients]
    H Kokemüller
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Mund, Kiefer und Gesichtschirurgie, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Carl Neuberg Strasse 1, 30625 Hannover
    Mund Kiefer Gesichtschir 7:94-101. 2003
    ..In this study we give a clinical review of our experience with adenoid cystic carcinoma (ACC) and compare our results with those reported in the literature...
  74. ncbi Traumatic dental injuries and Alpine skiing
    R Gassner
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Preventive and Restorative Dentistry, School of Dental Medicine, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Endod Dent Traumatol 16:122-7. 2000
    ..5-fold risk during lift accidents. Dental injuries occurred in about 2% of all injured skiers. Dental health professionals should be aware of the high incidence and the distribution of dental trauma and facial injuries caused by skiing...
  75. ncbi Motorcycle accident is the main cause of maxillofacial injuries in the Penang Mainland, Malaysia
    Hasnah Hashim
    Advanced Medical and Dental Institute, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang, Malaysia
    Dent Traumatol 27:19-22. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the profiles including the causes of maxillofacial injuries seen in an urban government hospital in the mainland of Penang State, Malaysia...
  76. ncbi Anaerobic bacteria in 118 patients with deep-space head and neck infections from the University Hospital of Maxillofacial Surgery, Sofia, Bulgaria
    Lyudmila Boyanova
    Department of Microbiology, Medical University of Sofia, University Hospital of Maxillofacial Surgery, Sofia, Bulgaria
    J Med Microbiol 55:1285-9. 2006
    ..In conclusion, the start of empirical treatment could influence the frequency or rate of isolation of Fusobacterium species. The involvement of the Bacteroides fragilis group in some head and neck infections should be considered...
  77. ncbi Etiology and pattern of maxillofacial injuries in the Armed Forces of Pakistan
    Shafi Ullah Khan
    Mobile Dental Unit, Bahawalnagar Cantt
    J Coll Physicians Surg Pak 17:94-7. 2007
    ..To determine the etiology and pattern of maxillofacial injuries in the Armed Forces of Pakistan in terms of anatomical distribution of injuries...
  78. ncbi [Etiology of maxillofacial trauma--a 10-year survey at the Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer]
    Tal Yoffe
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Harefuah 147:192-196, 280. 2008
    ..However, few reports, representing continuous long-term data on maxillofacial fractures in the state of Israel, are to be found...
  79. pmc The role of surgical audit in improving patient management; nasal haemorrhage: an audit study
    Tahwinder Upile
    Royal National Institute of Throat Nose and Ear Hospital, London, UK
    BMC Surg 7:19. 2007
    ..Literature was reviewed and best practice identified. Regional consultation and feedback with regard to prospective changes and local applicability of areas of improved practice mutually agreed upon with involved providers of care...
  80. ncbi The use of rapid prototyping in the preoperative planning of distraction osteogenesis of the cranio-maxillofacial skeleton
    Jules Poukens
    Department for Cranio Maxillofacial and Facial Plastic Surgery, University Hospital Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Comput Aided Surg 8:146-54. 2003
    ..The clinical accuracy and utility of stereolithographic models in cranio-maxillofacial distraction osteogenesis of the midface, mandible and alveolar ridge will be demonstrated...
  81. ncbi [Complications of surgical treatment of mandibular prognathism]
    Ewelina Gaszyńska
    Department of Cranio Maxillofacial and Oncological Surgery, Medical University of Lodz, Poland
    Pol Merkur Lekarski 25:27-31. 2008
    ....
  82. ncbi The surgical treatment of central giant cell granuloma of the mandible
    Anwar B Bataineh
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry, Jordan University of Science and Technology, PO Box 3030, Irbid, Jordan
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 60:756-61. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to report and evaluate our experience in the surgical treatment of mandibular central giant cell granuloma by resection without continuity defect and peripheral ostectomy...
  83. ncbi Influence of calcium chloride and aprotinin in the in vivo biological performance of a composite combining biphasic calcium phosphate granules and fibrin sealant
    Laurent Le Guehennec
    INSERM, EMI 9903 Materials of Biological Interest, Nantes University, Dental Faculty, Place A Ricordeau, BP 84215, 44042 Nantes Cedex, France
    J Mater Sci Mater Med 18:1489-95. 2007
    ..Further studies will be necessary to determine the minimal amount of antifibrinolytic agent (aprotinin) necessary to allow the same level of osteogenic activity as the TricOs-fibrin glue composite...
  84. ncbi An investigation into the comparative efficacy of soluble aspirin and solid paracetamol in postoperative pain after third molar surgery
    R A Seymour
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Dental School, University of Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne, England R A
    Br Dent J 194:153-7; discussion 149. 2003
    ..To compare the efficacy of soluble aspirin 900 mg and paracetamol 1,000 mg in patients with postoperative pain after third molar surgery...
  85. pmc Tumours and tumour-like lesions of the lower face at Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, Ghana--an eight year study
    Grace E A Parkins
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Ghana Dental School, College of Health Sciences, Korle Bu, Accra, Ghana
    World J Surg Oncol 5:48. 2007
    ..We report results from a retrospective study spanning eight years on the frequency, clinical presentation, sites and character of lower face tumours seen in the main referral hospital in Ghana...
  86. ncbi Preserved costal cartilage homograft application for the treatment of temporomandibular joint ankylosis
    Z Demir
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Social Security Organization Ankara Hospital, Ankara, Turkey
    Plast Reconstr Surg 108:44-51. 2001
    ..Our clinical experience over the past 4 years with the use of preserved homologous costal cartilage grafts as interpositional material has been encouraging...
  87. ncbi [Hyperbaric oxygen therapy. Clinical use in treatment of osteomyelitis, osteoradionecrosis and reconstructive surgery of the irradiated mandible]
    M U Jamil
    Klinik und Poliklinik fur Mund, Kiefer und Gesichtschirurgie, MHH Hannover
    Mund Kiefer Gesichtschir 4:320-3. 2000
    ..It was shown that with HBO we could cure osteomyelitis, osteoradionecrosis and non-healing wounds to a large extent. Grafts which were threatened by infection or insufficient recipient-side healed after the application of HBO...
  88. ncbi Scoring mandibular fractures: a tool for staging diagnosis, planning treatment, and predicting prognosis
    Francesco Carinci
    Department of DMCCC, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy
    J Trauma 66:215-9. 2009
    ..A staging system for classifying MF is of paramount importance to plan surgery, to define prognosis, and to exchange information among trauma centers. In this article, a classification for MF is proposed...
  89. ncbi Facial injuries in skiing. A retrospective study of 549 cases
    R Gassner
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    Sports Med 27:127-34. 1999
    ..We did not observe an increase in the number of skiing accidents causing facial injury in the last 5 years. Facial injuries represented 4% of all skiing injuries, a lower proportion than in other sports...
  90. ncbi Etiology and patterns of facial fractures in the United Arab Emirates
    Gusztav Klenk
    Department of Maxillofacial Surgery, Tawam Hospital, Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
    J Craniofac Surg 14:78-84. 2003
    ....
  91. ncbi COX-2 selective inhibitors: a literature review of analgesic efficacy and safety in oral-maxillofacial surgery
    Andrea Cicconetti
    Clinica Odontoiatrica, Dipartimento di Odontostomatologia, University of Rome, Italy
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 97:139-46. 2004
    ....
  92. ncbi Propofol without muscle relaxants for conventional or fiberoptic nasotracheal intubation: a dose-finding study
    H Andel
    Department of Anesthesia and Intensive Care, University of Vienna Austria
    Anesth Analg 91:458-61. 2000
    ..The possibility of titrating the propofol dose under assisted ventilation until the vocal cords open during fiberoptic nasotracheal intubation and the better predictability of the required dose favors the fiberoptic approach...
  93. ncbi State of the art of fusion of computed tomography data and optical 3D images
    E Nkenke
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Germany
    Int J Comput Dent 10:11-24. 2007
    When three-dimensional imaging is necessary in dentistry, oral surgery or maxillofacial surgery, conventional computed tomography or cone beam computed tomography is chosen regularly. However, there are two obvious drawbacks...
  94. ncbi Maxillofacial fractures in Southern Bulgaria - a retrospective study of 1706 cases
    Angel Bakardjiev
    Department of Oral Surgery, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Medical University, Plovdiv, Bulgaria
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 35:147-50. 2007
    ..The present retrospective study investigated various types, aetiology, complications and methods of treatment of maxillofacial fractures managed in the Department of Maxillofacial Surgery, Medical University, Plovdiv, Bulgaria...
  95. ncbi Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School MD oral and maxillofacial surgery program: a 30-year review
    Thomas B Dodson
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, and Director of Resident Training, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 62:62-5. 2004
    ..The purpose of this report is to provide a summary of the first 30 years of the program and to outline plans for its future...
  96. ncbi The forearm flap: assessment of functional and aesthetic outcomes and quality of life
    Raphael Ciuman
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, University of Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany
    Am J Otolaryngol 28:367-74. 2007
    ..We present the functional and aesthetic outcomes and quality of life (QOL) of our patients who underwent a forearm flap transfer...
  97. ncbi Mandibular condylar fractures and acute atlanto-axial subluxation Part 2 A physiopathological factor for the cervical spine sprain
    T Cutilli
    Department of Maxillofacial Surgery, University of L Aquila School of Medicine, Italy
    Minerva Stomatol 58:199-208. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze the physiopathology of the acute cervical injure in the event of mandibular condylar fractures...
  98. ncbi Cranio-maxillofacial trauma: a 10 year review of 9,543 cases with 21,067 injuries
    Robert Gassner
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Innsbruck, Austria
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 31:51-61. 2003
    ..The goal of this study was to assess the effect of the five main causes of accidents resulting in facial injury on the severity of cranio-maxillofacial trauma...
  99. ncbi Epidemiological, clinical, and forensic aspects of chainsaw, circular saw, and grinding saw injuries in the maxillofacial region
    Vitomir S Konstantinovic
    Clinic of Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia
    J Craniofac Surg 21:1029-32. 2010
    ..To avoid these types of injuries, users should be carefully instructed, and attention should be paid to the use of accurately guarded saws and appropriate safety equipment...
  100. ncbi Osteogenic sarcoma of the jaw: a 10-year experience
    Rui Fernandes
    Division of Maxillofacial Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Florida College of Medicine, Jacksonville, FL 32209, USA
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 65:1286-91. 2007
    ..Head and neck OS are associated with a lower metastatic rate than long bone OS, and they have a better 5-year survival rate, ranging between 27% and 84%...
  101. ncbi Facial computed tomography use in trauma patients who require a head computed tomogram
    Eric P Holmgren
    Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, OR 97203, USA
    J Oral Maxillofac Surg 62:913-8. 2004
    ..These patients were divided into 3 groups: those who had a 1) head CT only, 2) head CT and facial CT at the same time, and 3) head CT with the facial CT performed at a later time...

Research Grants37

  1. Addressing Oral Health Disparities in Individuals with Mental Health Problems
    Lisa J Heaton; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Completion of the studies in this proposal will lay the groundwork for future interventions to increase access to oral health resources for individuals in underserved populations. ..
  2. Regeneration of Clinically Relevant Orofacial Tissues in Pre-Clinical Models
    Jeremy J Mao; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..With assistance of a FDA consultant who has previously worked with the PIs, we will plan for first-in-human clinical trials on dental pulp-dentin grafts and facial soft tissue-bone grafts in the present GO grant. ..
  3. Baylor's Program for Bioengineering Sciences and Translational Research "B-BEST"
    RENA N D apos SOUZA; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Advances in tissue regeneration research will bring about treatments for various kinds of craniofacial maladies that afflict many in the population. ..
  4. DENTIST SCIENTIST PROGRAM AWARD--INSTITUTIONAL
    Christopher Squier; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The Dentist Scientist Program will be administered by a Director and Associate Director, assisted by a Program Advisory Committee and by three external consultants. ..
  5. Advanced software tools for planning the placement of skeletal fixation hardware
    John C Magill; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Better planning for surgery in the face and other parts of the skeleton will lead to reduced time and cost and improved aesthetic and functional outcomes. ..
  6. Bone cements for delivery of osteoinductive growth factors
    Jonathan A Hodges; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..Growth factors can enhance bone formation but are limited by the lack of optimal carriers. In this application, we propose to test a novel bone cement as a carrier for growth factors. ..
  7. CHORDA-LINGUAL NERVE INJURY AND CHEMOSENSORY PERFORMANCE
    John Zuniga; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..Comparisons of global (i.e., whole mouth) threshold and suprathreshold scales of citrate taste intensity will be made to elucidate the effect of unilateral nerve injury on global taste perception...
  8. INSTITUTIONAL DENTIST SCIENTIST AWARD PROGRAM
    Bjorn Olsen; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Training is also available in General Dentistry. Trainees pursuing clinical training in Oral Surgery or Prosthodontic/Implant Dentistry will require a longer time period...
  9. INSTITUTIONAL DENTIST SCIENTIST AWARD
    Roland Arnold; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..All of the departments involved have worked well in the program and enthusiastically support it. ..
  10. DENTIST-SCIENTIST TRAINING PROGRAM AT UCSF
    Grayson Marshall; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This approach is thought to provide future leadership in the form of dental clinician-scientists in dental medicine. ..
  11. Tissue Engineering of Temporomandibular Joint Cartilage
    STEVEN NICOLL; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This work will not only have practical applications for maxillofacial surgery, but will also contribute to our knowledge of craniofacial and oral biology. ..
  12. EFFECTS OF CNS LESIONS ON MASTICATION AND SKULL FORM
    KENNETH BYRD; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ....
  13. Continuous, Automated, Mandibular Distractor
    JOHN MAGILL; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The Phase II program will include constructing a complete buried distraction system and testing in a live animal. ..
  14. AAOMS RESEARCH SUMMIT ON TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH FROM BENCH TO BEDSIDE
    ANH D contact LE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: This application is to seek support for the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (AAOMS) Meeting to provide an interactive scientific forum for experts from different disciplines. ..
  15. GRADIENT CALCIUM PHOSPHATE FIBERS FOR ORTHOPEDIC DEVICES
    YONGREN PENG; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..These composites may also be useful for maxillofacial surgery and dental applications. ..
  16. Continuous, Automated, Mandibular Distraction Device
    JOHN MAGILL; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Though additional testing will be required, the Phase II work will develop all of the essential components necessary to produce a clinically-useful distractor. ..
  17. TNF A MEDITATED GENE REGULATION IN HUMAN ORAL CANCER
    Randy Todd; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  18. METHODS FOR ANALYZING LONGITUDINAL DATA
    Charles Kowalski; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ....
  19. Reducing the Disproportionate Burden of Orofacial Injury
    Vivek Shetty; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  20. Software Toolkit for Image Guided Surgery
    Kevin Cleary; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Dissemination activities will be undertaken with the aim of fostering the use of the toolkit in research and clinical applications. ..
  21. Robotically Assisted Mouse Interventions
    Kevin Cleary; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..3. Perform a feasibility study using 10 mice to demonstrate the ability of the robot to biopsy the mouse flank as selected on the MRI images and evaluate the accuracy of the system. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  22. HERPESVIRUSES IN AIDS ASSOCIATED ORAL DISEASE
    Jennifer Webster Cyriaque; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  23. Continued Development for The Image-guided Surgical Toolkit Project (IGSTK)
    Kevin Cleary; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  24. Minimally Invasive Approaches for Craniofacial Surgery
    Maria Troulis; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  25. OR2020 Workshop: Operating Room of the Future
    Kevin Cleary; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The workshop is currently scheduled to be held from April 16-17, 2004, at Turf Valley Conference Center in Ellicot City, Maryland. ..
  26. PATIENT ORIENTED RESEARCH--ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGER
    THOMAS DODSON; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This award leverages the PI's skills and talents by providing protected time to mentor additional trainees and to conduct high quality patient-oriented research. ..
  27. EX VIVO DEVELOPMENT OF TRANSFECTED ORAL MUCOSAL GRAFTS
    STEPHEN FEINBERG; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..These types of translational studies are needed to generate new cell based tissue-engineered devices to improve patient care. ..
  28. INFLAMMATORY BIOMARKERS AND HPV-ASSOCIATED ORAL PRE-CANCER
    Anh Le; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  29. Glucose-dependent Insulinotropic Peptide & Bone Turnover
    Carlos Isales; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This in turn may signal GIP as a potential hormone target for pharmacologic intervention in bone pathologies such as osteoporosis. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  30. Regulation of Cranial Suture Development by TGF-Beta and Fibroblast Growth Factor
    Arun Gosain; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This proposal will provide mechanistic insights into the regulation of cranial suture development, and help to relate mouse and human models of craniosynostosis. ..
  31. Brief Focused Treatment for TMD: Mechanisms of Action
    Mark Litt; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  32. Individualized Assessment and Treatment for Alcoholism
    Mark Litt; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These results would have implications for our delivery of treatment, and for the validity of coping skills training for alcohol addiction. ..
  33. Semi-Parametric Survival Methods in Dental Research
    Sung Kiang Chuang; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The specific analytic issues addressed are generalizable to patient-oriented dental research as many studies using multiple, correlated observations per patient, i.e. probing depths, tooth loss. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  34. Planning Grant for Xylitol Trial in Caries-Active Adults
    James Bader; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  35. Mfg/Transport Ex Vivo Prod. Oral Mucosa Equivalents
    STEPHEN FEINBERG; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  36. CT fluoroscopy guided robotically assisted lung biopsy
    Kevin Cleary; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The system will be validated in phantom and animal studies. The R33 phase will result in a system that is ready for clinical trials. ..