J Oral Maxillofac Surg 2020 Oct 15;78(10):1832.e1-1832.e12. Epub 2020 May 15.
Associate Professor, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Department, Public Assistance Hospitals of Paris (APHP)-Pitié-Salpetrière University Hospital, Paris, France; and Sorbonne University, UPMC Paris 06 University, Paris, France.
Purpose: Conventional orthognathic osteotomies provide appropriate functional outcomes but might be unable to correct midface deficiency, achieve a satisfactory outcome in asymmetrical cases, or allow sufficient chin advancement. We evaluated the outcome of both standard and customized facial high-density porous polyethylene implants used to refine the cosmetic outcome of orthognathic surgery.
Patients And Methods: We implemented a retrospective study. Read More