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Does residual cement around implant-supported restorations cause peri-implant disease? A retrospective case analysis.
OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study was to determine the relationship between patients with a history of periodontitis and development of cement-related peri-implant disease. MATERIALS AND METHODSExpand
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Influence of abutment material on stability of peri-implant tissues: a systematic review.
PURPOSE The aim of this systematic review was to evaluate available evidence for a difference in the stability of peri-implant tissues between titanium abutments versus gold alloy, zirconium oxide,Expand
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Influence of thin mucosal tissues on crestal bone stability around implants with platform switching: a 1-year pilot study.
PURPOSE The aim of this pilot study was to determine what effect thin mucosal tissues can have on crestal bone stability around implants with platform switching. MATERIALS AND METHODS TwelveExpand
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The influence of soft tissue thickness on crestal bone changes around implants: a 1-year prospective controlled clinical trial.
PURPOSE The aim of this clinical trial was to evaluate the influence of gingival tissue thickness on crestal bone loss around dental implants after a 1-year follow-up. MATERIALS AND METHODSExpand
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Reaction of crestal bone around implants depending on mucosal tissue thickness. A 1-year prospective clinical study.
PURPOSE The aim of this paper was to distinguish what kind of mucosal tissue, measured at the top of the crest can be referred to as thin, medium or thick and its influence on crestal bone lossExpand
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Influence of ceramic inlays and composite fillings on fracture resistance of premolars in vitro.
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to assess the resistance of fracture of mesio-occlusal-distal (MOD) ceramic inlays and composite fillings in premolars and to compare fracture modes between theExpand
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Radiographic assessment of findings in the maxillary sinus using cone-beam computed tomography.
OBJECTIVES. To assess the presence of anatomic variations and pathology of the maxillary sinus using cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) of the maxilla where pre- implant surgery is planned.Expand
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Biologic width around implants. An evidence-based review.
PURPOSE The concept of biologic width forms a basis for successful peri-implant soft tissue integration around titanium implants. Therefore, the objectives of this review are to determine andExpand
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Dental Implant Design and Biological Effects on Bone-Implant Interface
SUMMARY The traditional protocol of dental implants has been based on a two-stage submerged surgical protocol, allowing a 3-6 months bone healing period. Thus within a treatment time-frame,Expand
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Passive tactile sensibility of teeth and osseointegrated dental implants in the maxilla.
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to compare passive tactile sensibility of natural teeth and osseointegrated dental implants in the maxilla. MATERIAL AND METHODS Twenty-nine patients (17 malesExpand
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