Several studies seem to support the notion that the junction between the abutment and implant fixture could harbor bacteria, and thereby become a potential source of infection and inflammation.
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What are the long-term outcomes of immediate loading of dental implants immediately placed into infected sites?
The custom titanium ridge augmentation matrix (CTRAM) is a novel bone augmentation technique utilizing information digitally obtained from CBCT scans to produce virtual augmentations and custom designs for guided bone regeneration.
This work confirmed and extended observations of prior studies that RFGDT materials have mitogenic effects that might be captured for stimulating desired tissue growth around implanted biomaterial appliances.
Zeramex implants offers the strength,highly biocompatibility and aesthetic benefits of Zirconia implants with the clinical ease of use and prosthetic benefits of traditional titanium dental implants.
When it comes to implant impression techniques, is digital intraoral scanning (IOS) more efficient than the the conventional method?
Review of a study that compared the proximal marginal bone changes following placement and loading of internal conus design implants (ICI) and external hex design implants (EXI).
There are three basic fabrication methods for Implant-Supported Partial Prostheses: one-piece casting, framework cemented on prepared abutments, and laser welding.
Flapless implant insertion caused less peri-implant bone loss than implant insertion with flap preparation.
While performing direct sinus lift operations, the posterior superior alveolar (PSA) artery is frequently encountered.
According to this study, CAD/CAM zirconia abutments restored with cemented lithium disilicate crowns demonstrated high survival on 3 different implant-abutment interface designs.
Should Chemotherapeutic agents (ChAs), because of theirantimicrobial effect, be considered an integral part of current treatment protocols for peri-implantitis?
Dentsply Sirona Inc. has signed a binding agreement to acquire Israeli dental implant systems manufacturer MIS Implants Technologies Ltd. for $375 million in cash.
Glidewell’s new 3.2mm implant size expands Inclusive Tapered Implant System to accommodate situations in which limited anatomical space is present.
What’s the better procedure, immediate or delayed placement, in a case of a failing tooth in the esthetic zone and a labial bony defect.
This study investigated whether certain laboratory procedures could be a culprit in the fractured implants.
investigating whether implants of 6 mm in length perform equally well as 10-mm implants in terms of surviva.
Which retention system, cement- or screw-retained, is better to avoid bone loss around the implant?
The use of particulated autologous retromolar bone grafts is a reliable technique for the horizontal reconstruction of local alveolar ridge deficiencies.
Have you seen implant failure possibly related to perioperative use of NSAIDs?
Can implants placed years before radiation therapy develop peri-implantitis and osteoradionecrosis?
Straumann announced the launch of its oral-tissue regeneration product Emdogain in the new indication of soft-tissue wound healing
Of the two soft tissue management techniques, laser or double-cord technique, which produces less gingival recession?
Straumann announced that it had extended the lifetime guarantee on all its Roxolid implants to include a monetary contribution to the follow-up treatment costs in the case of implant fracture.
Researchers concluded that, in fact, CBCT scans may lead to overestimating labial bone thickness.