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Bisphosphonate osteonecrosis of the jaw: a literature review of UK policies versus international policies on the management of bisphosphonate osteonecrosis of the jaw.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  20863603     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Despite the increasing number of cases of osteonecrosis of the jaws related to bisphosphonate therapy described in the literature there is a paucity of evidence-based treatment for the condition. In this second article on bisphosphonate-related jaw complications we discuss the different treatment strategies for the condition, review current literature, particularly in relation to the recommendations that have been published, and discuss the evidence behind them.
Authors:
Niall M H McLeod; Vinod Patel; Atul Kusanale; Simon N Rogers; Peter A Brennan
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article     Date:  2010-09-22
Journal Detail:
Title:  The British journal of oral & maxillofacial surgery     Volume:  49     ISSN:  1532-1940     ISO Abbreviation:  Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg     Publication Date:  2011 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-06-20     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8405235     Medline TA:  Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg     Country:  Scotland    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  335-42     Citation Subset:  D; IM    
Copyright Information:
Copyright © 2010 The British Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. Published by Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.
Affiliation:
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Department, Queen Alexandra Hospital, Cosham, Portsmouth PO6 3LY, UK.
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