Architecture of the Mandibular Condylar Cartilage of Elderly Individuals: A Semiquantitative Light Microscopic Histological Study Facebook Youtube Linkedin By German O Ramirez-Yanez , James E Scott Abstract: Aim: This study aimed to categorize the constituent tissues of the mandibular condylar cartilage of elderly individuals.Materials and methods: Thirty-three mandibular condyles were collected from 20 human cadavers of individuals between 40 years and 103 years old. Samples were stained with Masson’s […]

Occurrence of Maxillary and Mandibular Rotations in Patients with an Open Bite Facebook Youtube Linkedin By German O Ramirez-Yanez, DDS, MDSc, MS, PhD; Marijana Skok, DDS; James Elliot Scott, PhD Abstract: Objective: The aim of this study was to determine the occurrence of maxillary and mandibular rotations in patients with an open bite within a population attending a university orthodontic clinic. Materials and Methods: Cephalic radiographs […]

The Effect of the Physical Consistency of the Diet on the Bone Quality of the Mandibular Condyle in Rats Facebook Youtube Linkedin By Shawna Kufley, James Elliot Scott, German Ramirez-Yanez Abstract: Objective: This study aimed to analyze how the physical consistency of the diet affects the bone quality at the mandibular condyle. Design: Sixty-three Wistar rats were randomly assigned to three groups. Twenty-two animals composed each group and they were fed with either […]