Immediate single-tooth implants in the anterior maxilla: a 1-year case cohort study on hard and soft tissue response.

@article{Rouck2008ImmediateSI,
  title={Immediate single-tooth implants in the anterior maxilla: a 1-year case cohort study on hard and soft tissue response.},
  author={Tim De Rouck and Kristiaan Collys and Jan Cosyn},
  journal={Journal of clinical periodontology},
  year={2008},
  volume={35 7},
  pages={649-57}
}
AIM The objective of the present study was to assess implant survival rate, hard and soft tissue response and aesthetic outcome 1 year after immediate placement and provisionalization of single-tooth implants in the pre-maxilla. All patients underwent the same strategy, that is mucoperiosteal flap elevation, immediate implant placement, insertion of a grafting material between the implant and the socket wall and the connection of a screw-retained provisional restoration. MATERIAL AND METHODS… CONTINUE READING