Hyperbaric oxygen therapy and osteonecrosis.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Osteonecrosis of the jaw may be caused by radiation, medication, or infection. Optimal therapy requires a multimodal approach that combines surgery with adjuvant treatments. This review focuses on the use of adjunctive hyperbaric oxygen therapy for this condition. In addition to evidence regarding the basic and clinical science behind hyperbaric oxygen therapy, controversies in the field and economic implications are discussed.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Ceponis, P; Keilman, C; Guerry, C; Freiberger, JJ

Published Date

  • March 2017

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 23 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 141 - 151

PubMed ID

  • 27062390

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1601-0825

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/odi.12489


  • eng

Conference Location

  • Denmark