oral and maxillofacial surgery


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oral and maxillofacial surgery

[¦ȯr·əl and ‚ak·sə·lō¦fā·shəl ′sər·jə·rē]
(medicine)
A branch of dentistry that treats diseases and abnormalities of the maxillofacial region by surgical means.
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Elizabeth Perill, Executive Publisher for Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Cases at Elsevier said, "We see wonderful opportunities to better serve the oral and maxillofacial surgery community by publishing this open access case reports journal.
The participants of experts meeting suggested incorporating this concept into the categorization of the contents of syllabus of oral and maxillofacial surgery based on the results of first phase of Delphi.
Daniel is a teacher of advanced cardiac life support (ACLS), lecturer, and designer of devices for use in oral and maxillofacial surgery.
An audit of the inpatient records of the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Unit of Khyber College of Dentistry, Peshawar conducted in 2009 show that maxillofacial trauma was the leading cause of admission to the unit (36.
UK) offers an introductory text for dentistry and oral and maxillofacial surgery students and new practitioners that covers the basic principles of oral and maxillofacial surgery, from patient management to anxiety and pain control, to implant dentistry and maxillofacial trauma.
Israel, and Singapore contribute to a text covering 100 topics in oral and maxillofacial surgery.
OTCBB:BGAT) announced today that it has signed an outsourced healthcare IT services agreement with Northwest Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (NWOMS).
The study duration was three months, executed at Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Dow International Dental College, Dow University of Health Sciences, Karachi.
Clinician's handbook of oral and maxillofacial surgery, 4th ed.
Secondly, many doctors outside the field of plastic surgery are accessing training to do this procedure, such as practitioners in Ob/Gyn or Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.
A cross-sectional study was conducted at the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery of Jinnah Medical and Dental College, Karachi (JMDC) to determine the frequency of comorbidities that may affect the dental extraction in patients older than 35 years of age.
Current oral and maxillofacial surgery techniques, notes Alfaro (director, Maxillofacial Institute, Teknon Medical Center, Spain), allow harvesting of bone from different locations in the body in order to reconstruct defective areas in the oral region.