volume 40, issue 8, P660-664 2012
DOI: 10.1016/j.jcms.2011.11.001
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Jun-Young Paeng, Jongrak Hong, Chang-Soo Kim, Myung-Jin Kim

Abstract: The results of this study indicate that bicortical resorbable screws offer a clinically stable outcome for the fixation of mandibular sagittal split osteotomies in mandibular prognathism. However the resorbable screws showed less stable results vertically than the titanium screws.