5th Asian Conference on
Oral Maxillofacial Surgery

4 - 7 December 2002 - MUMBAI, INDIA





Turning aspirations into realities is easier when quality people are supportive of your efforts. On behalf of the organizing committee I take this opportunity to thank you for sharing your knowledge and time with us at the "5th Asian Association & 28th National Conference of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons".

The conference was well attended by delegates from the world over. The inter-action and active participation of the delegates not only made the conference informative but also interesting. The exchange of knowledge and experience shared by the participants was responsible for the success of the conference.

I would also like to extend my special thanks to the Guest Speakers whose valuable contribution of knowledge to the conference was much appreciated. It was reassuring to know that people like you shared our vision.

The excellent quality of the free papers was highly appreciated.

I am grateful to the Monduzzi Publishers for their co-operation in helping us print the publications.

I extend my utmost appreciation and thanks for your professional endorsement.

With my sincerest appreciation and on behalf of the Organizing Committee, thank you for recognizing our efforts and bestowing such an accolade. It means great deal to us professionally and personally. I look forward to seeing all of you again.

with best wishes

Prof JN Khanna





Reconstruction of the Primate Mandible By Using Bone Morphogenetic Protein (BMP)
I. Asahina, E. Marukawa and I. Seto

Secondary Corrections in Cleft Lip and Palate
S.M. Balaji

Application of Tissue Engineering in the Dental Field
Y.L. Cao and W. Liu

The "Deep Orbit"
B. Evans

Access Osteotomies
B.T. Evans

TemperoMandibular Joint Ankylosis
J.N. Khanna and Srivalli Shrikanth

Primary Repair of Cleft Lip and Palate
M. Kogo

Current Views of the Management of Orbital Injuries
K.F. Moos

Surgical Management of Tumours of the Deep Lobe of the Parotid Gland
M. Muthumala

Toll-like Receptor 4 Signaling and Its Anti-tumor Effect in Oral Cancer
M. Sato and M. Okamoto

Critical Evaluation of Endoscopic Assisted Surgery for the Treatment of Oral and Maxillofacial Trauma
R. Schön and R. Schmelzeisen

Transoral Endoscopic Treatment of Condylar Fractures
R. Schön and R. Schmelzeisen

Creation of the Basis for Dental Rehabilitation in Cleft Patients
E.W. Steinhaeuser

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Application of Rapid Prototyping Model in Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery
Y. Chantravekin and W. Tharanon

Sagittal Split Osteotomy and its Complications
P. Dua and J.N. Khanna

Sentinel Node Localization in Oral Tongue Carcinoma
H. Harada, K. Omura and H. Shimamoto

A Case of Plasmacytoma in the Maxilla Followed By Frontal and Sternal Lesion
K. Hirata, R. Funatsu, D. Matsuda, S. Takagi, M. Hayashi, Y. Sasakura, J. Shindo and N. Kubota

Ki-67 Reactivity in Epithelial Odontogenic Lesions, Calcifying Odontogenic Cyst, Odontogenic Kerato Cyst, and Ameloblastoma. An Immunohistochemical Study
Y. Kimijima, Y. Sato, T. Ando, M. Takahashi, H. Kurokawa, T. Noutomi and H. Nozawa

Reconstruction of Occlusion After Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Using Osseointegrated Implant
K. Nakagawa, S. Takatsuka, K. Ueki, S. Kawashiri, S. Nozaki, M. Shimada and E. Yamamoto

Effects of Bisphosphonate On Mandible Invasion Model in Mice
T. Nomura, H. Noma, M. Sato, T. Shibahara, M. Okamoto, A. Katakura, K. Harada, R. Takagi, N. Yamamoto and H. Numasawa

Treatment of Cleft Palate Defects Using Resorbable and Non-resorbable Membrane Barriers
M. Peled, D. Aizenbud, J. Horwitz and E.E. Machtei

ePTFE-TR Membrane Barrier for GBR in Large Mandibular Defects
M. Peled, A. Rachmiel, L. Ardekian and E.E. Machtei

Histochemical Observation of Localization of Calcium in Rat Submandibular Gland Under Normal and Experimental Conditions By Use Gbha Staining
Y. Sato, T. Ando, M. Takahashi, H. Kurokawa, Y. Kimijima, T. Noutomi and H. Nozawa

Microvascular Flap in Oral Cavity Reconstruction: A functional Evaluation
T. Shibahara, T. Nomura, K. Yokoo and H. Noma

Essential Considerations in Orthognathic Surgery for Jaw Deformities – Philosophies & Concepts –
Y. Shiratsuchi

Ameloblastoma – An Overview
S. Shrikanth and J.N. Khanna

Outcome of Surgical Treatment for the Late Stage Internal Derangement of the Temporomandibular Joint
S. Takatsuka, K. Yoshida, K. Marukawa, K. Ueki, K. Nakagawa and E. Yamamoto

Biological Characteristics of the Most Invasive Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma (Grade 4D)
E. Yamamoto, S. Kumagai, K. Imai, S. Kojima, S. Kawashiri, S. Nozaki, M. Moriyama and N. Miyata

Appearance of Deletions Oral Cancer-1 (Doc-1) in Patients with Leukoplakia
K. Yokoo, H. Noma, T. Yakushiji, R. Takaki, T. Nomura, T. Shibahara and T. Muramatsu




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