"Osteogenesis, Distraction" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Bone lengthening by gradual mechanical distraction. An external fixation device produces the distraction across the bone plate. The technique was originally applied to long bones but in recent years the method has been adapted for use with mandibular implants in maxillofacial surgery.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Osteogenesis, Distraction".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Osteogenesis, Distraction".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Osteogenesis, Distraction" by people in this website by year, and whether "Osteogenesis, Distraction" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
To see the data from this visualization as text, click here.
|Year||Major Topic||Minor Topic||Total|
To return to the timeline, click here.
Below are the most recent publications written about "Osteogenesis, Distraction" by people in Profiles.
Marston AP, Patel T, Pecha PP, Nguyen SA, Discolo CM. Impact of Hospital Characteristics on Mandibular Distraction Osteogenesis Outcomes Among Patients With Pierre Robin Sequence Utilizing a National Inpatient Database. Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 2022 05; 59(5):622-628.
Tolstunov L, Hamrick JFE, Broumand V, Shilo D, Rachmiel A. Bone Augmentation Techniques for Horizontal and Vertical Alveolar Ridge Deficiency in Oral Implantology. Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am. 2019 May; 31(2):163-191.
Murphy RF, Pacult MA, Barfield WR, Gross RH, Mooney JF. Experience with definitive instrumented final fusion after posterior-based distraction lengthening in patients with early-onset spinal deformity: single center results. J Pediatr Orthop B. 2019 Jan; 28(1):10-16.
Murphy RF, Mooney JF. The Crankshaft Phenomenon. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2017 Sep; 25(9):e185-e193.
Brandstetter KA, Patel KG. Craniofacial Microsomia. Facial Plast Surg Clin North Am. 2016 Nov; 24(4):495-515.
Gross RH. Limb lengthening for stature: another view. J Pediatr Orthop. 2005 Jan-Feb; 25(1):128-9.
Stanitski CL. Limb lengthening for stature. J Pediatr Orthop. 2004 Sep-Oct; 24(5):593-4.