Effects of low-intensity pulsed ultrasound on bone formation after the expansion of the inter-premaxillary suture in rats: a histologic and immunohistochemical study


Toy E., ÖZTÜRK F., Altindis S., Kozacioglu S., Toy H.

AUSTRALIAN ORTHODONTIC JOURNAL, cilt.30, ss.176-183, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 30 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Dergi Adı: AUSTRALIAN ORTHODONTIC JOURNAL
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.176-183

Özet

Background: Orthodontic maxillary expansion is a commonly-performed treatment approach to correct transverse maxillary deficiencies by separating the mid-palatal suture. To obtain a successful treatment result and prevent relapse, the expanded maxillary sutures require maintenance by means of qualified bone reorganisation.