A biomechanical comparison between original and used titanium miniplates

Tuncer N., Demiralp A., Guven O., Keskin A., Bor S.

JOURNAL OF CRANIO-MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY, vol.24, no.1, pp.58-61, 1996 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Four dogs were chosen for this study, An experimental fracture was made in the mandibular symphysis region of each dog. Two miniplates and eight screws mere applied, and removed three and six months postoperatively.