Browsing Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery- Staff Publications by Title

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  • Keloid and hypertrophic scars: a review of recent developments in pathogenesis and management. 

    Mofikoya, B.O.; Adeyemo, W.L.; Abdus-salam, A.A. (Nig Q J Hosp Med, 2007-12-01)
    AIM: The treatment of keloid and hypertrophic scars remains a challenging clinical problem despite numerous proposed therapies reported in the literature. This is due to the fact that the mechanisms that bring about ...
  • Knowledge and perceptions of facial plastic surgery among a selected group of professionals in Lagos, Nigeria. 

    Adeyemo, W.L.; Mofikoya, B.O.; Bamgbose, B.O. (Elsevier, 2010-04-01)
    This was a questionnaire-based study among a selected group of professionals in Lagos, Nigeria to assess their knowledge, attitude and perceptions to facial plastic surgery. A well-structured questionnaire was administered ...
  • Knowledge and Screening Practices for Oral Cancers amongst General Dental Practitioners in Lagos, Nigeria. 

    Gbotolorun, O.; Ayodele, A.; Olojede, O.; Adamson, O.; Emeka, C.; Amoo, A. (2014-05)
    Oral cancer presents with both a high morbidity and mortality rate, and these reduce dramatically when disease is detected early. The dental profession has a very important role towards early detection, prompt referral and ...
  • Knowledge, attitude, and practice of dental implantology in Nigeria. 

    Akeredolu, P.A.; Adeyemo, W.L.; Gbotolorun, O.M.; James, O.; Olorunfemi, B.O.; Arotiba, G.T. (Wolters Kluwer, 2007-03-01)
    AIM: The purpose of this study was to assess the knowledge, attitude, and practice of dental implantology among dentists practicing in Nigeria. MATERIALS: Self-administered questionnaires to assess the knowledge, ...
  • Knowledge, opinions, and practices about oral cancer among general medical practitioners in Lagos, Nigeria 

    Gbotolorun, O M; Eweka, O I; Lawal, A; Fadeyibi, O; Emeka, C I (2015)
    Objectives: To evaluate the knowledge and practices of general medical practitioners (GMPs) in Lagos on screening for oral cancer (OC). Materials and Methods: A 43-item self-administered questionnaires was filled by each ...
  • Levels of evidence of published articles in major Nigerian medical journals: a critical appraisal. 

    Adeyemo, W.L.; Aribaba, O.T.; Bamgbose, B.O. (Afr J Med Med Sci, 2008-03-01)
    In modern day medical practice, "rules of evidence" have been established to grade clinical and research findings according to strength. The aim of this study is to describe the current pattern of publications in 5 major ...
  • Loss-of-Function GRHL3 Variants Detected in African Patients with Isolated Cleft Palate 

    Eshete, M.A.; Liu, H.; Li, M.; Adeyemo, W.L.; Gowans, L.J.J.; Mossey, P.A.; Busch, T.; Deressa, W.; Donkor, P.; Donkor, P.; Olaitan, P.B.; Aregbesola, B.S.; Braimah, R.O.; Oseni, G.O.; Oginni, F.; Audu, R.; Onwuamah, C.; James, O.; Augustine-Akpan, E.; Rahman, L.A.; Ogunlewe, M.O.; Arthur, F.K.N.; Bello, S.A.; Agbenorku, P.; Twumasi, P.; Abate, F.; Hailu, A.; Demissie, Y.; Hailu, A.; Plange-Rhule, G.; Obiri-Yeboah, S.; Dunnwald, M.M.; Gravem, P.E.; Marazita, M.L.; Adeyemo, A.A.; Murray, J.C.; Cornell, R.A.; Butali, A. (SAGE JOURNALS, 2018-01-01)
    In contrast to the progress that has been made toward understanding the genetic etiology of cleft lip with or without cleft palate, relatively little is known about the genetic etiology for cleft palate only (CPO). A common ...
  • Malignant orofacial neoplasms in children and adolescents: a clinicopathologic review of cases in a Nigerian tertiary hospital. 

    Ajayi, O.F.; Adeyemo, W.L.; Ladeinde, A.L.; Ogunlewe, M.O.; Omitola, O.G.; Effiom, O.A.; Arotiba, G.T. (Elsevier, 2007-06-01)
    OBJECTIVE: The aim of the study was to determine the relative frequency of orofacial malignant neoplasm in children and adolescents. METHODS: A retrospective review of malignant orofacial tumours in children and ...
  • Management of frontal sinus fractures: A review of the literature. 

    Kanu, O.O.; James, O.; Bankole, O.O.; Adeyemo, W.L. (Nigerian Journal of Experimental and Clinical Biosciences, 2013-01-01)
    Aim: The aim of this paper is to conduct a literature review on the clinical anatomy of the frontal sinus as it relates to its implication in frontal sinus fractures (FSFs), as well as review the contemporary opinions ...
  • Management of giant ameloblastoma in an African environment-report of 2 cases. 

    Obisesan, B.A.; Adeyemo, W.L.; Ladele, B.S. (Pakistan Oral & Dent. Jr., 2004-06-01)
    Ameloblastoma of the jaws is a relatively common neoplasm in African population. Although, it is slow growth in characteristics, occasionally the tumour can reach a considerable size (giant) often described in African term ...
  • Management of mandibular fractures in a developing country: a review of 314 cases from two urban centers in Nigeria 

    Adeyemo, W.L.; Iwegbu, I.O.; Bello, S.A.; Okoturo, E.; Olaitan, A.A.; Ladeinde, A.L.; Ogunlewe, M.O.; Adepoju, A.A.; Taiwo, O.A. (2008-12-04)
    BACKGROUND: This study was designed to establish the current demographic and treatment patterns of mandibular fractures in two urban centers (Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Lagos, and National Hospital, Abuja) in ...
  • Management of Oro-facial Cleft in Nigeria: Review of One Centre Experience. 

    James, O.; Adekunle, A.A.; Adamson, O.O.; Agbogidi, O.F.; Adeyemo, W.L.; Butali, A.; Ladeinde, A.L.; Ogunlewe, M.O. (Wolters Kluwer - Medknow, 2020-12-23)
    Introduction: Orofacial clefts (OFCs) are among the most common craniofacial developmental abnormalities worldwide and a significant cause of childhood morbidity and mortality. This study aimed to identify patterns of ...
  • Manual In-Line Stabilization of the Cervical Spine Increases the Rate of Difficult Oro-Tracheal Intubation in Adults - A Randomized Controlled Trial 

    Adesida, A.; Desalu, I.; Adeyemo, W.L. (Annals Afr Surg, 2014-07-04)
    Background: Patients with traumatic brain injury present with loss of consciousness and suspected cervical fracture. The aim of this study was to determine the rate of difficult orotracheal intubation in surgical patients ...
  • Maxillomandibular syngnathia in an adult Nigerian patient. 

    James, O.; Ibikunle, A.A.; Adeyemo, W.L.; Ogunlewe, M.O.; Ladeinde, A.L. (J Clin Sci, 2016-02-01)
    Congenital maxillomandibular fusion is a very rare condition with few cases reported worldwide. This paper reports a rare case of bony maxillomandibular fusion of the jaws, with synechiae of buccal mucosa and the gingivae ...
  • Mechanisms of orbital blowout fracture: a critical review of the literature 

    Adeyemo, W.L.; Aribaba, O.T.; Ladeinde, A.L.; Ogunlewe, M.O. (Niger Postgrad Med J, 2008-12-04)
    OBJECTIVE: The aim of the present study is to critically review relevant literature regarding the mechanism of blowout fractures of the orbit and provide an answer to the question: Can one theory adequately explain the ...
  • Mid-facial fractures: a 5-year retrospective review in a Nigerian teaching hospital 

    Adeyemo, W.L.; Taiwo, O.A.; Ladeinde, A.L.; Ogunlewe, M.O.; Adeyemi, M.O.; Adepoju, A.A. (Niger J Med, 2012-01-01)
    OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study is to establish the pattern and actiology of mid-facial fractures, of patients seen and treated at the Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Lagos, Nigeria over a 5-year period. MATERIALS ...
  • Missense Pathogenic variants in KIF4A Affect Dental Morphogenesis Resulting in X-linked Taurodontism, Microdontia and Dens-Invaginatus. 

    GOwans, L.J.J.; Cameron-Christie, S.; Slayton, R.L.; Busch, T.; Romero-Bustillos, M.; Eliason, S.; Sweat, M.; Sobreira, N.; Yu, W.; Kantaputra, P.N.; Wohler, E.; Adeyemo, W.L.; Lachke, S.A.; Anand, D.; Campbell, C.; Drummond, B.K.; Markie, D.M.; van Vuuren, W.J.; van Vuuren, L.J.; Casamassimo, P.S.; Ettinger, R.; Owais, A.; van Staden, I.; Amendt, B.A.; Adeyemo, A.A.; Murray, J.C.; Robertson, S.P.; Butali, A. (Frontiers Genetics, 2019-09-20)
    The etiology of dental anomalies is multifactorial; and genetic and environmental factors that affect the dental lamina have been implicated. We investigated two families of European ancestry in which males were affected ...
  • A multi-ethnic genome-wide association study identifies novel loci for nonsyndromic cleft lip with or without cleft palate on 2p24.2, 17q23 and 19q31. 

    Leslie, E.J.; Carlson, J.C.; Shaffer, J.R.; Feingold, E.; Wehby, G.; Laurie, C.A.; Jain, D.; Laurie, C.C.; Doheny, K.F.; McHenry, T.; Resick, J.; Sanchez, C.; Jacobs, J.; Emanuele, B.; Vieira, A.R.; Neiswanger, K.; Lidral, A.C.; Valencia-Ramirez, L.C.; Lopez-Palacio, A.M.; Valencia, D.R.; Arcos-Burgos, M.; Czeizel, A.E.; Field, L.L.; Padilla, C.D.; Cutiongco-de la Paz, E.M.; Deleyiannis, F.; Christensen, K.; Munger, R.G.; Lie, R.T.; Wilcox, A.; Romitti, P.A.; Castilla, E.E.; Mereb, J.C.; Poletta, F.A.; Orioli, I.M.; Carvalho, F.M.; Hecht, J.T.; Blanton, S.H.; Buxo, C.J,; Butali, A.; Mossey, P.A.; James, O.; Braimah, R.O.; Aregbesola, B.S.; Eshete, M.A.; Abate, F.; Koruyucu, M.; Seymen, F.; Ma, L.; Enríquez de Salamanca, J.; Weinberg, S.; Moreno, L.; Murray, J.C.; Marazita, M.L. (Oxford Academic, 2016-07-01)
    Orofacial clefts (OFCs), which include non-syndromic cleft lip with or without cleft palate (CL/P), are among the most common birth defects in humans, affecting approximately 1 in 700 newborns. CL/P is phenotypically ...
  • Multidisciplinary approach to genomics research in Africa: the AfriCRAN model 

    Butali, A.; Mossey, P.; Tiffin, N.; Adeyemo, W.; Eshete, M.; Mumena, C.; Audu, R.; Onwuamah, C.; Agbenorku, P.; Ogunlewe, M.; Adebola, A.; Olasoji, H.; Aregbesola, B.; Braimah, R.; Oladugba, A.; Onah, I.; Adebiyi, E.; Olaitan, P.; Abdur-Rahman, L.; Adeyemo, A. (PAMJ, 2015-07-01)
    This article is an outcome of the African Craniofacial Anomalies Research Network (AfriCRAN) Human Hereditary and Health (H3A) grant planning meeting in 2012 in Lagos, Nigeria. It describes the strengths of a multidisciplinary ...
  • Multidisciplinary approach to genomics research in Africa: the AfriCRAN model 

    Butali, A.; Mossey, P.A.; Tiffin, N.; Adeyemo, W.L.; Eshete, M.; Memuna, C.; Audu, R.; Onwuamah, C.; Agbenorku, P.; Ogunlewe, M.O.; Adebola, A.; Olasoji, H.O.; Aregbesola, B.; Braimah, R.; Oladugba, A.; Onah, I.I.; Adebiyi, E.; Olaitan, P.; Abdur-Rahman, L.; Adeyemo, A. (PAMJ, 2015-07-30)
    This article is an outcome of the African Craniofacial Anomalies Research Network (AfriCRAN) Human Hereditary and Health (H3A) grant planning meeting in 2012 in Lagos, Nigeria. It describes the strengths of a multidisciplinary ...