Finite-Element Analysis of a New Designed Miniplate which is Used via Intraoral Approach to the Mandible Angle Fracture: Comparison of the Different Fixation Techniques


COŞKUNSES F. M. , Kocyigit I. D. , Alil F., Tekin U., Suer B. T. , TÜZ H. H. , ...More

JOURNAL OF CRANIOFACIAL SURGERY, vol.26, no.5, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 26 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/scs.0000000000001890
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF CRANIOFACIAL SURGERY

Abstract

The mandible is the largest facial bone as well as the most commonly fractured bone in the maxillofacial region. Despite numerous studies conducted to identify optimal treatment modalities and plates configurations for intraoral and transoral approaches, no definitive conclusion has been reached.