Table 1 Clinical outcome with the checklist during follow up.

From: Finite Element Stress Analysis of Keyhole Plate System in Sagittal Split Ramus Osteotomy

The total number of patients 6
Relapse, malocclusion None
Temporomandibular joint disorder
(pain, noise and mouth opening)
1/6 (temporary three weeks)
Nerve disorder
(inferior alveolar nerve, lingual nerve and facial nerve)
Postoperative infection None
Malunion, non-union None
Screw loosening or plate fracture
(clinical and radiographic evaluation)
Operative availability
good (subjective)