Effect of Schneiderian membrane perforation on sinus lift graft outcome using two different donor sites: a retrospective study of 105 maxillary sinus elevation procedures

@inproceedings{Sakkas2016EffectOS,
  title={Effect of Schneiderian membrane perforation on sinus lift graft outcome using two different donor sites: a retrospective study of 105 maxillary sinus elevation procedures},
  author={Andreas Sakkas and Ioannis K Konstantinidis and Karsten Winter and Alexander Schramm and Frank Wilde},
  booktitle={GMS Interdisciplinary plastic and reconstructive surgery DGPW},
  year={2016}
}
BACKGROUND Sinuslift is meanwhile an established method of bone augmentation in the posterior maxilla. Aim of the study was to evaluate the significance of intraoperative Schneiderian membrane perforations during maxillary sinus floor elevation surgery using autogenous bone harvested from two different donor sites using a Safescraper device on the success… CONTINUE READING