Roocha Patel

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This article reviews the incidence, aetiology, prevention and management of prosthodontic complications, which may occur following the delivery of implant retained crowns and bridgework. Problems associated with the calculation of complication rates are discussed. Examples of common complications and their management are presented.
OBJECTIVES To describe the prevalence of oral diseases and their impact on oral-health-related quality of life in people with severe mental illness undertaking community-based psychiatric care. METHODS A survey was conducted at eight outpatient psychiatric care clinics in Tower Hamlets, London, UK. One hundred and twelve consecutive patients with mental(More)
BACKGROUND Physicians are slow to adopt novel therapies, and the reasons for this are poorly understood. The authors sought to determine if the size of the treatment effect of a novel therapy influences willingness to adopt it. METHODS We developed 2 experimental vignette pairs describing a trial of a therapy for a hypothetical disease that showed a(More)
UNLABELLED Accurate impressions provide a foundation for successful implant prosthodontics. This paper is aimed at the general dental practitioner (GDP) who would like to start restoring dental implants and demystifies the terminology, introduces the basic armamentarium and discusses the relative merits of different implant impression techniques. Detailed,(More)
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