ORIGIN OF THE ARTERY ENTERING THE MANDIBULAR MIDLINE LINGUAL FORAMEN AND ITS SIGNIFICANCE IN IMPLANT DENTISTRY
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Status: 
Ongoing
Collaborators: 

Dr. Gakonyo MJ- Principal Investigator
Human Anatomy Department- Dr. Fawzia Butt, Dr. Philip Mwachaka
Periodontology Division- Prof. Evelyn Wagaiyu

Dr. Gakonyo is the Principal Investigator in a cadaveric study titled "ORIGIN OF THE ARTERY ENTERING THE MANDIBULAR MIDLINE LINGUAL FORAMEN AND ITS SIGNIFICANCE IN IMPLANT DENTISTRY"

He has recently obtained Ethical approval(No:P694/11/2014) to carry out this original research project whose findings will be extremely helpful to Oral Implantologists in case of a bleeding emergegency in the anterior mandibular area following implant placement.

The study is being carried out at the Human Anatomy Laboratory of the University of Nairobi.

Co-researchers:

Fawzia Butt- Human Anatomy Department

Philip Mwachaka- Human Anatomy Department

Evelyn Wagaiyu- Periodontology/Community and Preventive Dentistry

Amount: 
Ks. 260,000
Start Month: 
January
Start Year: 
2015
End Month: 
December
End Year: 
2016
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