Publications from the faculty of the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

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Management of Medically Compromised Patients

Dodson TB.  Anticoagulated patients undergoing tooth extraction can be managed safely without altering their anticoagulation treatment by using local hemostatic measures.  J Evid Based Dent Pract. 2008 Dec;8(4):242-3.


Dodson, TB: Intravenous bisphosphonate therapy and bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis of the jaws.  J Oral Maxillofac Surg 67 (suppl 1);44-52.


Wessel JH, Dodson TB, Zavras AI.  Zoledronate, smoking and obesity are strong risk factors for osteonecrosis of the jaw: a case-control study.  J. Oral Maxillofac Surg, 64(4) 625-31, 2008.


EP Wang, LB Kaban, GJ Strewler, N Raje, MJ Troulis.  Incidence of osteonecrosis of the jaw in patients with multiple myeloma and breast of prostate cancer on intravenous bisphosphonate therapy.  J Oral Maxillofac Surgery, July 2007.


August M.  Oral health implications of menopause.  Menopause 2005;12:123-124.


Dodson TB. Strategies for managing anticoagulated patients requiring dental extractions: An exercise in evidenced-based clinical practice. Evidence-based Dentistry;3:23, 2002.


August M. Cerebrovascular and carotid artery disease.  Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol 92(3):253-256, 2001.


Carey J, Dodson TB, Miller E. Hospital course of HIV-positive patients with odontogenic infections. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol;91:23-7, 2001.


Perciaccante VJ, Dodson, TB, Miller EJ, Manus, RC. Substance use, compliance, and nutrition: Risk factors for complications in patients with mandible fractures. J Craniomaxillofac Traum;6:26-34, 2000.


August M, Glowacki J, Chung K, Chang Y.  Influence of age and estrogen status on implant osseointegration.  J Oral Maxillofac Surg; 59(11): 1285-1289, 2000.


Dodson TB.  Prediction of post extraction complications in HIV-positive patients.  Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol;84:474-9, 1997.


Dodson TB.  HIV status and the risk of post extraction complications.  J Dental Res;76:1644, 1997.

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