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 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 66 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.joms.2008.06.023
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.2042-2049

Abstract

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.