Clinical methods for evaluating implant framework fit.

@article{Kan1999ClinicalMF,
  title={Clinical methods for evaluating implant framework fit.},
  author={Joseph Y k Kan and Kitichai Rungcharassaeng and Khaled Bohsali and Charles J Goodacre and Brien R. Lang},
  journal={The Journal of prosthetic dentistry},
  year={1999},
  volume={81 1},
  pages={7-13}
}
STATEMENT OF PROBLEM Passive fit of implant-supported-prosthesis frameworks has been suggested as a prerequisite for successful long-term osseointegration. However, there are no scientific guidelines as to what is passive fit and how to achieve and measure it. PURPOSE The purpose of this article is to discuss passive fit and to review the various clinical methods that have been suggested for evaluating implant framework fit.Methods. The dental literature was reviewed to identify the clinical… CONTINUE READING

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