Evaluation of prebent miniplates in fixation of Le Fort I advancement osteotomy with the finite element method


COŞKUNSES F. M. , Kan B. , MUTLU İ. , Cilasun U., ÇELİK T.

JOURNAL OF CRANIO-MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY, cilt.43, ss.1505-1510, 2015 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 43 Konu: 8
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.jcms.2015.07.004
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF CRANIO-MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.1505-1510

Özet

The stability of segments after Le Fort I osteotomy first attracted the researcher's interest when the surgical concept was conceived. Prebent plates are the ultimate modification of plate systems in craniofacial surgery; they have two right angles and are available in different lengths for use in maxillary advancement surgery.