Evaluation of peri-implant bone loss around platform-switched implants.

@article{Cappiello2008EvaluationOP,
  title={Evaluation of peri-implant bone loss around platform-switched implants.},
  author={Michele Cappiello and Roberto Luongo and Donato Di Iorio and Calogero Bugea and Roberto Cocchetto and Renato Celletti},
  journal={The International journal of periodontics & restorative dentistry},
  year={2008},
  volume={28 4},
  pages={347-55}
}
This clinical and radiographic prospective study evaluated bone loss around two-piece implants that were restored according to the platform-switching protocol. One hundred thirty-one implants were consecutively placed in 45 patients following a nonsubmerged surgical protocol. On 75 implants, a healing abutment 1 mm narrower than the implant platform was placed at the time of surgery. On the remaining implants, a healing abutment of the same diameter as the implant was inserted. All implants… CONTINUE READING

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