Implant-supported prostheses after maxillary cancer resection: preliminary report.

@article{Fujimoto1997ImplantsupportedPA,
  title={Implant-supported prostheses after maxillary cancer resection: preliminary report.},
  author={Toyoshi Fujimoto and Atsushi Niimi and Minoru Ueda},
  journal={Implant dentistry},
  year={1997},
  volume={6 4},
  pages={295-8}
}
A preliminary study of 4 partial maxillectomy patients who received a total of 17 endosseous implants and implant-supported prostheses after oral cancer resection is reported. The masticatory function index (chewing efficiency) after implant placement was higher than the preoperative value. Speech with an implant-supported prosthesis improved as compared… CONTINUE READING