The safety and acceptability of an electric toothbrush on peri-implant mucosa in patients with oral implants in aesthetic areas: a prospective cohort study.

@article{Rasperini2008TheSA,
  title={The safety and acceptability of an electric toothbrush on peri-implant mucosa in patients with oral implants in aesthetic areas: a prospective cohort study.},
  author={Giulio Rasperini and Gaia Pellegrini and Antonia Cortella and Isabella Rocchietta and Dario Consonni and Massimo Simion},
  journal={European journal of oral implantology},
  year={2008},
  volume={1 3},
  pages={221-8}
}
OBJECTIVES The aim of this cohort study was to evaluate the safety and the acceptability of an electric toothbrush used on the peri-implant mucosa of implants placed in the aesthetic area. METHODS One hundred consecutive patients rehabilitated with implants positioned in the maxillary aesthetic area were recruited. Implants had to be restored at least 6 months prior to baseline. At baseline, subjects were provided with Oral-B Professional Care 7000 and received appropriate instructions to… CONTINUE READING