Histomorphometric evaluation of the effects of zoledronic acid on mandibular distraction osteogenesis in rabbits


Pampu A. A. , DOLANMAZ D., Tuez H. H. , Avunduk M. C. , KİŞNİŞCİ R. Ş.

JOURNAL OF ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY, vol.66, no.5, pp.905-910, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 66 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.joms.2007.12.004
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.905-910

Abstract

Purpose: To assess the effect of systemic administration of zoledronic acid (ZA) on mineralization of newly formed bone and to determine strain-related osteoporosis on surrounding bone during lengthening of immature rabbit mandible.