Saulo Sousa Melo

Assistant Professor

  • 262 Citations
  • 8 h-Index
20082019
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Research Output 2008 2019

  • 262 Citations
  • 8 h-Index
  • 30 Article
  • 5 Chapter
2019

Assessment of Cone-beam Computed Tomographic Artifacts from Different Intracanal Materials on Birooted Teeth

Diniz de Lima, E., Lira de Farias Freitas, A. P., Mariz Suassuna, F. C., Sousa Melo, S., Bento, P. M. & Pita de Melo, D., Feb 1 2019, In : Journal of endodontics. 45, 2, p. 209-213.e2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Artifacts
Tooth
Cheek
Tongue
Gutta-Percha

Beam hardening correction tool improves the diagnosis of incipient caries lesions in Micro-ct images

Rovaris, K., Sousa Melo, S., Queiroz, P. M., Loch, C., Schwass, D. R. & Haiter-Neto, F., Jan 1 2019, In : Dentomaxillofacial Radiology. 48, 1, 20180123.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tooth
Dental Caries
ROC Curve
Gold
Artifacts

Correlation between temporomandibular joint morphometric measurements and gender, disk position, and condylar position

de Pontes, M. L. C., Sousa Melo, S., Bento, P. M., Campos, P. S. F. & de Melo, D. P., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology and oral radiology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Temporomandibular Joint
Joints
Bone and Bones
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
2018

Anatomy of the nose and paranasal sinuses

Kamburoğlu, K., Sousa Melo, S., Li, Z., Schulze, D., Murat, S., Azevedo, B., Angelopoulos, C. & Scarfe, W. C., Jan 4 2018, Maxillofacial Cone Beam Computed Tomography: Principles, Techniques and Clinical Applications. Springer International Publishing, p. 365-397 33 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Paranasal Sinuses
Nose
Anatomy
1 Citation (Scopus)

CBCT imaging of sinonasal disease

Kamburoglu, K., Schulze, D., Murat, S., Sousa Melo, S., Li, Z., Bornstein, M. M., Angelopoulos, C. & Scarfe, W. C., Jan 4 2018, Maxillofacial Cone Beam Computed Tomography: Principles, Techniques and Clinical Applications. Springer International Publishing, p. 1155-1105 51 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Destructive soft tissue mass in the maxilla/maxillary sinus

Lanzel, E., Syrbu, S. I., Hellstein, J. W., Stein, K. M., Welander, S. & Sousa Melo, S., Jun 1 2018, In : Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology and oral radiology. 125, 6, p. 510-515 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Maxillary Sinus
Maxilla

Mucoepidermoid carcinoma mimicking a mucocele (ranula) in the floor of the mouth

Sousa Melo, S., Lanzel, E., Pagedar, N. A., Alhazmi, D., Dahmoush, L., Policeni, B. A. & Campos, M. S., Jan 1 2018, In : Dentomaxillofacial Radiology. 47, 4, 20170331.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ranula
Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma
Mucocele
Mouth Floor
Salivary Glands

Neck and cervical Spine

Li, Z., Sousa Melo, S., Gong, B., Kamburoğlu, K., Angelopoulos, C. & Scarfe, W. C., Jan 4 2018, Maxillofacial Cone Beam Computed Tomography: Principles, Techniques and Clinical Applications. Springer International Publishing, p. 325-364 40 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Spine
Neck

Obstructive sleep apnea hypopnea syndrome

Sousa Melo, S., Li, Z., Kamburoglu, K., Shigeta, Y., Ogawa, T., Enciso, R. & Scarfe, W. C., Jan 4 2018, Maxillofacial Cone Beam Computed Tomography: Principles, Techniques and Clinical Applications. Springer International Publishing, p. 1071-1108 38 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Obstructive Sleep Apnea
2 Citations (Scopus)

Performance of 5 different displays in the detection of artificial incipient and recurrent caries-like lesions

Countryman, S. C., Sousa Melo, S., Belem, M. D. F., Haiter-Neto, F., Vargas, M. A. & Allareddy, V., Feb 1 2018, In : Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology and oral radiology. 125, 2, p. 182-191 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bicuspid
Tooth
Tablets
Tooth Crown
Handheld Computers
2 Citations (Scopus)

The upper airway

Sousa Melo, S., Li, Z., Kamburoğlu, K. & Scarfe, W. C., Jan 4 2018, Maxillofacial Cone Beam Computed Tomography: Principles, Techniques and Clinical Applications. Springer International Publishing, p. 399-413 15 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

2017
2 Citations (Scopus)

Assessment of condyle position, fossa morphology, and disk displacement in symptomatic patients

Rabelo, K. A., Sousa Melo, S., Torres, M. G. G., Peixoto, L. R., Campos, P. S. F., Rebello, I. M. C. R. & de Melo, D. P., Aug 1 2017, In : Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology and oral radiology. 124, 2, p. 199-207 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Joints
Bone and Bones
Glenoid Cavity
Mouth
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
4 Citations (Scopus)

Comparison of cone beam computed tomography and digital intraoral radiography performance in the detection of artificially induced recurrent caries-like lesions

Sousa Melo, S., Belem, M. D. F., Prieto, L. T., Tabchoury, C. P. M. & Haiter-Neto, F., Sep 1 2017, In : Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology and oral radiology. 124, 3, p. 306-314 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Radiographic Image Enhancement
Cone-Beam Computed Tomography
ROC Curve
Dental Digital Radiography
Sensitivity and Specificity
3 Citations (Scopus)

Condyle Excursion Angle, Articular Eminence Inclination, and Temporomandibular Joint Morphologic Relations With Disc Displacement

Rabelo, K. A., Sousa Melo, S., Torres, M. G. G., Campos, P. S. F., Bento, P. M. & Melo, D. P. D., May 1 2017, In : Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 75, 5, p. 938.e1-938.e10

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Temporomandibular Joint
Joints
Bone and Bones
Mouth
Temporomandibular Joint Disc
5 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of cone-beam computed tomography scan mode on the diagnostic yield of chemically simulated external root resorption

Sousa Melo, S., Vasconcelos, K. D. F., Holton, N., Allareddy, V., Allareddy, V., Tabchoury, C. P. M., Haiter-Neto, F. & Ruprecht, A., Jun 1 2017, In : American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics. 151, 6, p. 1073-1082 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Root Resorption
Cone-Beam Computed Tomography
Orthodontics
Area Under Curve
Tooth
18 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of exposure parameters on the detection of simulated root fractures in the presence of various intracanal materials

Pinto, M. G. O., Rabelo, K. A., Sousa Melo, S., Campos, P. S. F., Oliveira, L. S. A. F., Bento, P. M. & Melo, D. P., Jun 1 2017, In : International Endodontic Journal. 50, 6, p. 586-594 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Artifacts
Tooth
Dental Pulp Cavity
ROC Curve
Area Under Curve
1 Citation (Scopus)

Prevalence of pathologic findings in the floor of the maxillary sinuses on cone beam computed tomography images

Da Silva, A. F. A., Da Rocha Torres Fróes, G., Takeshita, W. M., Da Fonte, J. B. M., De Fátima Batista De Melo, M. & Sousa Melo, S., Mar 1 2017, In : General dentistry. 65, 2, p. 28-32 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cone-Beam Computed Tomography
Maxillary Sinus
Incidental Findings
Dental Implants
7 Citations (Scopus)

Quantitative assessment of image artifacts from root filling materials on CBCT scans made using several exposure parameters

Rabelo, K. A., Cavalcanti, Y. W., Pinto, M. G. D. O., Sousa Melo, S., Campos, P. S. F., Oliveira, L. S. D. A. F. & de Melo, D. P., Jan 1 2017, In : Imaging Science in Dentistry. 47, 3, p. 189-197 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Cone-Beam Computed Tomography
Artifacts
Tooth
Endodontics
Analysis of Variance
3 Citations (Scopus)

Relationship between articular eminence inclination and alterations of the mandibular condyle: a CBCT study

Sa, S. C., Sousa Melo, S., Melo, D. P. D., Freitas, D. Q. & Campos, P. S. F., Mar 30 2017, In : Brazilian oral research. 31, p. e25

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Mandibular Condyle
Cone-Beam Computed Tomography
Bone Diseases
Joints
Bone and Bones
2016
2 Citations (Scopus)

Expression of Membrane-Bound Mucins and p63 in Distinguishing Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma from Papillary Cystadenoma

Lanzel, E. A., Pourian, A., Sousa Melo, S., Brogden, K. A. & Hellstein, J. W., Dec 1 2016, In : Head and Neck Pathology. 10, 4, p. 521-526 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Papillary Cystadenoma
Mucoepidermoid Carcinoma
Mucins
Salivary Ducts
Membranes
17 Citations (Scopus)

Performance of an artefact reduction algorithm in the diagnosis of in vitro vertical root fracture in four different root filling conditions on CBCT images

de Rezende Barbosa, G. L., Sousa Melo, S., Alencar, P. N. B., Nascimento, M. C. C. & Almeida, S. M., May 1 2016, In : International Endodontic Journal. 49, 5, p. 500-508 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cone-Beam Computed Tomography
Artifacts
Gold
Gutta-Percha
Lysergic Acid Diethylamide
2015
11 Citations (Scopus)

Correlation between temporomandibular joint morphology and disc displacement by MRI

De Farias, J. F. G., Sousa Melo, S., Bento, P. M., Oliveira, L. S. A. F., Campos, P. S. F. & De Melo, D. P., Jan 1 2015, In : Dentomaxillofacial Radiology. 44, 7, 20150023.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Temporomandibular Joint Disc
Bone and Bones
Temporomandibular Joint
Analysis of Variance

Effect of different tube potential settings on caries detection using psp plate and conventional film

de Melo, S. D. P., Cruz, A. D., Sousa Melo, S., Farias, J. F. G., Haiter-Neto, F. & de Almeida, S. M., Apr 1 2015, In : Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research. 9, 4, p. ZC58-ZC61

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Motion Pictures
ROC Curve
Phosphors
Area Under Curve
Analysis of Variance
8 Citations (Scopus)

Evaluation of temporomandibular joint disk displacement and its correlation with pain and osseous abnormalities in symptomatic young patients with magnetic resonance imaging

De Melo, D. P., Sousa Melo, S., De Andrade Freitas Oliveira, L. S., Ramos-Perez, F. M. D. M. & Campos, P. S. F., Jan 1 2015, In : Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology and oral radiology. 119, 1, p. 107-112 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Temporomandibular Joint Disc
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Pain
Mouth
Bone and Bones

High-grade myofibroblastic sarcoma of the mandible: Case report in a child and literature review

de Albuquerque, R. L. C., Sousa Melo, S., Bastos, T. S., Rocha, R. S., Piva, M. R. & de Melo, M. F. B., Jan 1 2015, In : Oral Surgery. 8, 2, p. 91-95 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mandible
Sarcoma
Neoplasms
Mandibular Osteotomy
Mucin-1
20 Citations (Scopus)

Mesial inclination of impacted third molars and its propensity to stimulate external root resorption in second molars - A cone-beam computed tomographic evaluation

Oenning, A. C. C., Sousa Melo, S., Groppo, F. C. & Haiter-Neto, F., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. 73, 3, p. 379-386 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Root Resorption
Third Molar
Tooth
Cone-Beam Computed Tomography
Analysis of Variance
8 Citations (Scopus)

Mucopolysaccharidosis: Radiographic findings in a series of 16 cases

De Santana Sarmento, D. J., De Carvalho, S. H. G., Sousa Melo, S., Fonseca, F. R. A., Diniz, D. N., Bento, P. M., De Queiroz Tavares Borges Mesquita, G. & De Melo, D. P., Jan 1 2015, In : Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology and oral radiology. 120, 6, p. e240-e246

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mucopolysaccharidoses
Tooth
Mucopolysaccharidosis IV
Dental Enamel Hypoplasia
Mucopolysaccharidosis I
5 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of two enhancement tools on the assessment of the relationship between third molars and the inferior alveolar canal

Peixoto, L. R., Gonzaga, A. K. G., Sousa Melo, S., Pontual, M. L. D. A., Pontual, A. D. A. & Melo, D. P. D., Jan 1 2015, In : Journal of Cranio-Maxillofacial Surgery. 43, 5, p. 637-642 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cone-Beam Computed Tomography
Third Molar
Panoramic Radiography
2013
22 Citations (Scopus)

Comparative diagnostic yield of cone beam CT reconstruction using various software programs on the detection of vertical root fractures

Sousa Melo, S., Haiter-Neto, F., Correa, L. R., Scarfe, W. C. & Farman, A. G., Oct 1 2013, In : Dentomaxillofacial Radiology. 42, 9, 20120459.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cone-Beam Computed Tomography
Software
Tooth
Gutta-Percha
Dolphins
25 Citations (Scopus)

Detection of periimplant fenestration and dehiscence with the use of two scan modes and the smallest voxel sizes of a cone-beam computed tomography device

De-Azevedo-Vaz, S. L., Vasconcelos, K. D. F., Neves, F. S., Sousa Melo, S., Campos, P. S. F. & Haiter-Neto, F., Jan 1 2013, In : Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology and oral radiology. 115, 1, p. 121-127 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cone-Beam Computed Tomography
Equipment and Supplies
Ribs
Titanium
ROC Curve
4 Citations (Scopus)

Digital radiographic evaluation of the midpalatal suture in patients submitted to rapid maxillary expansion

De Melo, M. D. F., Sousa Melo, S., Zanet, T. G. & Fenyo-Pereira, M., Jan 1 2013, In : Indian Journal of Dental Research. 24, 1, p. 76-80 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Palatal Expansion Technique
Sutures
Tooth
Tissue Expansion Devices
Mixed Dentition
5 Citations (Scopus)

Usefulness of cone-beam CT in the evaluation of a spontaneously healed root fracture case

Oenning, A. C. C., de Azevedo Vaz, S. L., Sousa Melo, S. & Haiter-Neto, F., Dec 1 2013, In : Dental Traumatology. 29, 6, p. 489-493 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cone-Beam Computed Tomography
Fracture Healing
Diagnostic Imaging
Tooth
Wounds and Injuries
2012
4 Citations (Scopus)

Magnetic resonance imaging findings of true bifid mandibular condyle with duplicated mandibular fossa

Sousa Melo, S., Melo, D. P., Oenning, A. C. C., Haiter-Neto, F., Almeida, S. M. & Campos, P. S. F., Jul 1 2012, In : Clinical Anatomy. 25, 5, p. 650-655 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Mandibular Condyle
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Bone and Bones
Mouth
Mandible
2010
79 Citations (Scopus)

Diagnostic ability of a cone-beam computed tomography scan to assess longitudinal root fractures in prosthetically treated teeth

Sousa Melo, S., Bortoluzzi, E. A., Abreu, M., Corrêa, L. R. & Corrêa, M., Nov 1 2010, In : Journal of endodontics. 36, 11, p. 1879-1882 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Gutta-Percha
Cone-Beam Computed Tomography
Tooth
Gold
Control Groups
2008
4 Citations (Scopus)

Condições de radioproteção dos consultórios odontológicos

Translated title of the contribution: Radioprotection in dentistry officesDe Melo, M. D. F. B. & Sousa Melo, S., Dec 1 2008, In : Ciencia e Saude Coletiva. 13, SUPPL. 2, p. 2163-2170 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Dentistry
Dentists
Equipment and Supplies
Radiologic Health
Guidelines