Pharyngeal Airway Changes Associated With Maxillary Distraction Osteogenesis in Adult Cleft Lip and Palate Patients


AKSU M. , TANER T. , SAHIN-VESKE P., Kocadereli I. , KONAŞ E. , MAVİLİ M. E.

JOURNAL OF ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY, cilt.70, 2012 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 70 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2012
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.joms.2011.10.009
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY

Özet

Purpose: To investigate 1) the changes in pharyngeal airway sizes associated with maxillary distraction osteogenesis and 2) the correlations between maxillary skeletal variables and the pharyngeal airway in adult patients with cleft lip and palate.