Intervention Review

Resorbable versus titanium plates for orthognathic surgery

  1. Zbys Fedorowicz1,*,
  2. Mona Nasser2,
  3. Tim Newton3,
  4. Richard Oliver4

Editorial Group: Cochrane Oral Health Group

Published Online: 18 APR 2007

Assessed as up-to-date: 14 FEB 2007

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006204.pub2

How to Cite

Fedorowicz Z, Nasser M, Newton T, Oliver R. Resorbable versus titanium plates for orthognathic surgery. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2007, Issue 2. Art. No.: CD006204. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD006204.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Ministry of Health, Bahrain, UKCC (Bahrain Branch), Awali, Bahrain

  2. 2

    Institute for Quality and Efficiency in Health care, Department of Health Information, Köln, Germany

  3. 3

    GKT Dental Institute King's College Hospital, Department of Oral Health Services Research & Dental Public Health, London, UK

  4. 4

    School of Dentistry, The University of Manchester, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Manchester, UK

*Zbys Fedorowicz, UKCC (Bahrain Branch), Ministry of Health, Bahrain, Box 25438, Awali, Bahrain.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 18 APR 2007


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