Effects of Zoledronic Acid on Healing of Mandibular Fractures: An Experimental Study in Rabbits


TATLI U. , Ustun Y., KÜRKÇÜ M. , ERDOĞAN O., GÜRBÜZ C. C. , ÖZGÜR H. , ...More

JOURNAL OF ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY, vol.69, no.6, pp.1726-1735, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 69 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.joms.2010.07.063
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF ORAL AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1726-1735

Abstract

Purpose: The purpose of the present study was to evaluate the effects of systemically administered zoledronic acid (ZA) on mandibular fracture healing in a rabbit model using radiodensitometric, biomechanical, histologic, and histomorphometric methods.