Osteoporosis and bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis in a dental school implant patient population.

@article{AlSabbagh2015OsteoporosisAB,
  title={Osteoporosis and bisphosphonate-related osteonecrosis in a dental school implant patient population.},
  author={Mohanad Al-Sabbagh and Fonda G Robinson and Georgios E Romanos and Mark V. Thomas},
  journal={Implant dentistry},
  year={2015},
  volume={24 3},
  pages={328-32}
}
PURPOSE Studies have demonstrated an inconsistent association between implant failure and bone mineral density. The prevalence of osteoporosis in US adults has been reported to range from 5% to 10% in women and from 2% to 4% in men. The prevalence of bisphosphonate (BP)-related osteonecrosis of the jaw (BRONJ) has been reported to range from 0% to 4.3% of patients taking oral BPs. The purpose of this study was to calculate the risk of dental implant loss and the incidence of BRONJ in patients… CONTINUE READING
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