Dental implants placed in expanded narrow edentulous ridges with the Extension Crest device. A 1-3-year multicenter follow-up study.

@article{Chiapasco2006DentalIP,
  title={Dental implants placed in expanded narrow edentulous ridges with the Extension Crest device. A 1-3-year multicenter follow-up study.},
  author={Matteo Chiapasco and Francesco Ferrini and Paolo Casentini and Stefano Accardi and Marco Zaniboni},
  journal={Clinical oral implants research},
  year={2006},
  volume={17 3},
  pages={265-72}
}
OBJECTIVE This study has been designed to evaluate the capability of a new surgical device (Extension Crest) to widen narrow edentulous alveolar ridges and to allow a correct placement of endosseous implants in horizontally atrophied sites. MATERIAL AND METHODS Forty-five patients, 20 males and 25 females, aged 20-66 years, affected by edentulism associated to horizontal resorption of the ridges, were treated by means of a sagittal osteotomy and expansion of the ridge with a new surgical… CONTINUE READING

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