Implant considerations in the anticoagulated patient: a review

  title={Implant considerations in the anticoagulated patient: a review},
  author={Nicholas J. Toscano and Dan J Holtzclaw and Harvey D. Moss and Nicholas D. Shumaker},
Oral anticoagulation therapy is one of the most prevalent forms of treatment used in contemporary medicine. It is estimated that more than 50 million Americans adhere to some type of anticoagulation regimen. With an increase in implants and implant related surgical procedures done in the dental office, dentists should be well versed in the management and potential complications that can arise from patients undergoing anticoagulation therapy. The purpose of this article is to review contemporary… CONTINUE READING

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