Medical contraindications to implant therapy: Part II: Relative contraindications.

Abstract

Systemic conditions and habits influence dental implant survival to varying degrees. Illnesses that impair the normal healing cascade worsen surgical success. The mere presence of a disease, however, does not necessarily preclude implant therapy or affect significantly long-term outcomes. Certain disorders, when controlled, or other situations allow implant… (More)

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@article{Hwang2007MedicalCT, title={Medical contraindications to implant therapy: Part II: Relative contraindications.}, author={Debby Hwang and Hom-Lay Wang}, journal={Implant dentistry}, year={2007}, volume={16 1}, pages={13-23} }