[Research methods in dentistry 9. Follow-up of permucosal implants in an edentate mandible using panoramic radiography].

@article{Verhoeven2005ResearchMI,
  title={[Research methods in dentistry 9. Follow-up of permucosal implants in an edentate mandible using panoramic radiography].},
  author={Jan Willem Verhoeven and M S Cune},
  journal={Nederlands tijdschrift voor tandheelkunde},
  year={2005},
  volume={112 3},
  pages={86-9}
}
Panoramic radiographs are frequently used for routine follow-up of mandibular implants. The objective of this study was to determine whether measurement on a panoramic radiograph of the vertical dimension of the mandible near by an implant, using the known implant length as a reference, is a reliable method. In 11 patients, 2 permucosal implants were placed… CONTINUE READING