Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Government Dental College and Hospital, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

  • Review Article   
    Complications of Maxillofacial Distraction Osteogenesis: A New Classification System
    Author(s): Prajwalit Prakash Kende, Ashish Sunilkumar Sarda*, Neha Aggarwal, Harsh Desai, Jayant Landge and Varthangpuii

    Background: Widespread applications are possible with DO though it is a device dependant and technique sensitive procedure. With proper planning and execution, DO can become the gold standards for managing various maxillofacial disorders. Aim: The aim of this literature review is to put forth a new classification system for the complications of distraction osteogenesis of facial skeleton. Materials and methods: A detailed literature search was done on PUBMED, GOOGLE SCHOLAR and EMBASE from the year 1990 onwards. Any systematic review, randomized controlled trial, controlled clinical trial (CCT), retrospective/prospective study, literature of review classifying complications of distraction osteogenesis were included. Results: Complications related to distraction osteogenesis classified by m.. Read More»

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