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Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

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18.09.2021 | Original Article

Microcomputed tomographic analysis of bone microarchitecture after sinus augmentation with hyaluronic matrix: a case–control study

Maxillary sinus augmentation by lateral window approach allows implant placement in the resorbed posterior maxilla. It is a predictable procedure with high success rates [ 1 ]. Various graft materials have been applied for this procedure. Although …

15.09.2021 | Original Article

Be careful where you aim: craniomaxillofacial trauma from the utility of metal hammers

A hammer is a tool consisting of a weighted “head” fixed to a long handle; it is swung to generate ample force towards a small area of an object [ 1 ]. The head of the hammer is intended to be compact and durable; hence, it is often made of steel …

14.09.2021 | Original Article

Treatment costs of mandibular fractures in a Nigerian hospital

Trauma is one of the leading causes of death and disability globally and notably in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs) [ 1 ]. Facial trauma constitutes about 25% of reasons for road traffic crash–associated admission into Accident and …

12.09.2021 | Original Article

The neurosensory deficit of inferior alveolar nerve following bilateral sagittal split osteotomy: a prospective study

Orthognathic surgery is defined as surgery to correct facial deformities. Several techniques are available to correct mandibular deformities. The most well-known technique is bilateral sagittal split osteotomy (BSSO), which can be used and …

10.09.2021 | Original Article

Craniomaxillofacial injuries from the sport of wrestling: a query of the National Electronic Injury Surveillance System (NEISS)

The sport of wrestling boasts a massive participant base in the USA. The National Federation of State High School Associations’ Annual Participation Survey found that, from 2018 to 2019, wrestling ranked 7th of all sports in male participants [ 1 …

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Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery founded as Mund-, Kiefer- und Gesichtschirurgie is a peer-reviewed online journal. It is designed for clinicians as well as researchers.

The quarterly journal offers comprehensive coverage of new techniques, important developments and innovative ideas in oral and maxillofacial surgery and interdisciplinary aspects of cranial, facial and oral diseases and their management. The journal publishes papers of the highest scientific merit and widest possible scope on work in oral and maxillofacial surgery as well as supporting specialties. Practice-oriented articles help improve the methods used in oral and maxillofacial surgery.

Every aspect of oral and maxillofacial surgery is fully covered through a range of invited review articles, clinical and research articles, technical notes, abstracts, and case reports. Specific topics are: aesthetic facial surgery, clinical pathology, computer-assisted surgery, congenital and craniofacial deformities, dentoalveolar surgery, head and neck oncology, implant dentistry, oral medicine, orthognathic surgery, reconstructive surgery, skull base surgery, TMJ and trauma.

Time-limited reviewing and electronic processing allow to publish articles as fast as possible. Accepted articles are rapidly accessible online.

Clinical studies submitted for publication have to include a declaration that they have been approved by an ethical committee according to the World Medical Association Declaration of Helsinki 1964 (last amendment during the 52nd World Medical Association General Assembly, Edinburgh, Scotland, October 2000). Experimental animal studies have to be carried out according to the principles of laboratory animal care (NIH publication No 86-23, revised 1985).

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