Prospective multicenter study on immediate rehabilitation of edentulous lower jaws according to the Brånemark Novum protocol.

@article{Henry2003ProspectiveMS,
  title={Prospective multicenter study on immediate rehabilitation of edentulous lower jaws according to the Br{\aa}nemark Novum protocol.},
  author={Patrick J Henry and Daniel van Steenberghe and Ulf Blomb{\"a}ck and Giovanni Polizzi and Rub{\'e}n Rosenberg and Joan Pi Urgell and Inger Wendelhag},
  journal={Clinical implant dentistry and related research},
  year={2003},
  volume={5 3},
  pages={137-42}
}
BACKGROUND During recent years a new treatment concept, Brånemark Novum, has been developed in which implants are inserted in the edentulous lower jaw and immediately connected to a prefabricated titanium bar. A fixed prosthesis is then attached to the bar during or immediately following surgery. PURPOSE The aim of the present study was to investigate the application of this concept under various settings, to determine technique sensitivity, and to evaluate the clinical outcome after 1 year… CONTINUE READING