JOURNAL OF ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY, vol.78, no.10, pp.1820-1831, 2020 (SCI-Expanded)
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JOURNAL OF ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, CINAHL, EMBASE, MEDLINE
Bezmialem Vakıf University Affiliated:
Purpose: Pterygomaxillary separation (PMS) is considered the main reason for serious complications associated with Le Fort I osteotomy. The aim of this study was to evaluate whether a piezo surgery, ultrasonic bone scalpel, or conventional bur used in Le Fort I osteotomy has an influence on PMS patterns.