Failure torque of ceramic neck titanium implant.


STATEMENT OF PROBLEM Dental implants are typically made of titanium. However, with the current systems on the market, the implant neck often shows through the gingival tissues as a black or dark gray line and/or as a grayish discoloration of the peri-implant soft tissue. PURPOSE The purpose of this in vitro study was to test a new implant design. The key… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.prosdent.2017.04.019