Finite-Element Analysis of a New Designed Miniplate which is Used via Intraoral Approach to the Mandible Angle Fracture: Comparison of the Different Fixation Techniques

COŞKUNSES F. M., Kocyigit I. D., Alil F., Tekin U., SUER B. T., TÜZ H. H., ...More

JOURNAL OF CRANIOFACIAL SURGERY, vol.26, no.5, 2015 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


The mandible is the largest facial bone as well as the most commonly fractured bone in the maxillofacial region. Despite numerous studies conducted to identify optimal treatment modalities and plates configurations for intraoral and transoral approaches, no definitive conclusion has been reached.