Comparison of the Effect of Platelet-Rich Plasma and Simvastatin on Healing of Critical-Size Calvarial Bone Defects


Seyhan N., Keskin S., Aktan M., AVUNDUK M. C. , ŞENGELEN M. , Savaci N.

JOURNAL OF CRANIOFACIAL SURGERY, cilt.27, sa.5, ss.1367-1370, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 27 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1097/scs.0000000000002728
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF CRANIOFACIAL SURGERY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1367-1370

Özet

Objective: In previous studies, it has been shown that both simvastatin (chlolesterollowering drug) and platelet-rich plasma (PRP) were capable of promoting bone formation. The aim of this study was to compare the effects of PRP and simvastatin on healing of critical-size bone defects.