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 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


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.