• Publications
  • Influence
Guidelines for the management of traumatic dental injuries. I. Fractures and luxations of permanent teeth.
Crown fractures and luxations occur most frequently of all dental injuries. An appropriate treatment plan after an injury is important for a good prognosis. Guidelines are useful for delivering theExpand
  • 314
  • 25
  • PDF
Horizontal ridge augmentation using autogenous block grafts and the guided bone regeneration technique with collagen membranes: a clinical study with 42 patients.
  • T. von Arx, D. Buser
  • Materials Science, Medicine
  • Clinical oral implants research
  • 1 August 2006
OBJECTIVE To analyze the clinical outcome of horizontal ridge augmentation using autogenous block grafts covered with an organic bovine bone mineral (ABBM) and a bioabsorbable collagen membrane. Expand
  • 303
  • 17
Radiographic study of the mandibular retromolar canal: an anatomic structure with clinical importance.
INTRODUCTION The retromolar canal is an anatomic structure of the mandible with clinical importance. This canal branches off from the mandibular canal behind the third molar and travels to theExpand
  • 70
  • 16
  • PDF
Morphology of the nasopalatine canal and dental implant surgery: a radiographic analysis of 100 consecutive patients using limited cone-beam computed tomography.
OBJECTIVES To analyze the dimensions and anatomic characteristics of the nasopalatine canal and the corresponding buccal bone plate of the alveolar process, using limited cone-beam computedExpand
  • 95
  • 15
Five-year longitudinal assessment of the prognosis of apical microsurgery.
INTRODUCTION Apical surgery is an important treatment option for teeth with post-treatment apical periodontitis. Knowledge of the long-term prognosis is necessary when weighing apical surgery againstExpand
  • 92
  • 12
Comparison of periapical radiography and limited cone-beam tomography in posterior maxillary teeth referred for apical surgery.
This study compared periapical (PA) radiography and cone-beam tomography (CBT) for preoperative diagnosis in posterior maxillary teeth of consecutive patients referred for possible apical surgery.Expand
  • 282
  • 10
Comparison of periapical radiography and limited cone-beam computed tomography in mandibular molars for analysis of anatomical landmarks before apical surgery.
INTRODUCTION The purpose of the present study was to evaluate the detectability and dimensions of periapical lesions, the relationship of the mandibular canal to the roots of the respective teeth,Expand
  • 148
  • 9
Location and dimensions of the mental foramen: a radiographic analysis by using cone-beam computed tomography.
INTRODUCTION The mental foramen (MF) is an important landmark in dentistry. Knowledge of its position is central to perform block anesthesia of the mental nerve or to avoid nerve damage duringExpand
  • 73
  • 8
The TIME technique: a new method for localized alveolar ridge augmentation prior to placement of dental implants.
Sufficient bone volume is still considered the most important prerequisite for the osseointegration of dental implants. The TIME technique (autogenous bone grafting combined with stabilization usingExpand
  • 182
  • 7
Clinical and radiographic assessment of various predictors for healing outcome 1 year after periapical surgery.
This clinical study prospectively evaluated the influence of various predictors on healing outcome 1 year after periapical surgery. The study cohort included 194 teeth in an equal number of patients.Expand
  • 81
  • 7