Effects of alendronate on rate of distraction in rabbit mandibles

TEKİN U., Tuz H. H., Onder E., Ozkaynak O., KORKUSUZ P.

JOURNAL OF ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY, vol.66, no.10, pp.2042-2049, 2008 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Purpose: Bisphosphonates are used for inhibiting bone resorption in several diseases. In this experimental study, the effects of alendronate on the mandibular distraction gap in rabbits at 2 different rates were evaluated.