The efficacy of short (6 mm) dental implants with a novel thread design.

@article{Bechara2017TheEO,
  title={The efficacy of short (6 mm) dental implants with a novel thread design.},
  author={Soheil Bechara and Tatjana Nim{\vc}enko and Ri{\vc}ardas Kubilius},
  journal={Stomatologija},
  year={2017},
  volume={19 2},
  pages={55-63}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess efficacy of short (6 mm) implants with a novel macrostructure and thread design placed in a compromised bone situations of edentulous posterior regions of maxilla (3-4 mm of bone height under sinus floor) as compared to results of clinical situations treated with simultaneous maxillary sinus grafting and placement of long (≥10 mm) implants of the same company. STUDY DESIGN Clinical cases of conducted clinical study. PATIENTS AND METHODS Patients with compromised bone… CONTINUE READING