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Volumetric analysis of simulated alveolar cleft defects and bone grafts using cone beam computed tomography.
|Title||Volumetric analysis of simulated alveolar cleft defects and bone grafts using cone beam computed tomography.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2013|
|Authors||Amirlak B, Tang CJ, Becker D, Palomo MJ, Gosain AK|
|Journal||Plastic and reconstructive surgery|
|Date Published||2013 Apr|
Cone beam computed tomography allows for a significantly lower radiation dose than conventional computed tomographic scans, with generation of accurate images of the maxillofacial skeleton. The authors investigated its accuracy in the volumetric analysis of alveolar cleft defects and simulated bone grafts.
|Alternate Journal||Plast. Reconstr. Surg.|