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Implant overdentures are one of the most common treatment options used to rehabilitate edentulous patients. Attachment systems are used to anchor the overdentures to implants. The plethora of attachment systems available dictates a need for clinicians to understand their prosthodontic and patient-related outcomes.
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Name: The Cochrane database of systematic reviews
Clinical success with mandibular implant overdentures is highly dependent on a reliable attachment system connecting prosthesis and implants.
Implant-retained mandibular overdentures are a proven treatment modality for edentulous patients. Low-profile stud attachments may allow divergence between the abutments up to 40 degrees. The purpose ...
The aim of this study was to compare the retentive properties of an attachment with a nylon insert and an attachment with a polyetherketoneketone (PEKK) insert on two-implant mandibular overdentures d...
An overdenture on implants is the treatment of choice for patients with complaints about their conventional complete dentures. While a lot is known regarding the performance of implant-supported mandi...
Dental implants have become an increasingly popular treatment choice for replacing missing teeth. Yet, little is known about the prevalence and sociodemographic distribution of dental implant use in t...
The single implant overdenture (IOD) represent the simplest form of IODs compared to the 2 IOD which is the traditional gold standard IOD treatment option. Mandibular single-implant overde...
this study was conducted to clarify the effect of two different attachments on patient satisfaction and marginal bone loss. The primary and secondary objectives are to determine patient sa...
This study follows subjects who have agreed with their dentist that their failing teeth or missing teeth all need replacing. This study follows their standard routine care with some additi...
Dental implants are often the preferred treatment option and in some clinical scenarios they are considered the standard of care to restore missing or damaged teeth, due to the limitations...
The purpose of this study is to investigate to what extent IOs improve the functionality of edentulous patients and changes in quality of life and overall patient satisfaction following tr...
Natural teeth or teeth roots used as anchorage for a fixed or removable denture or other prosthesis (such as an implant) serving the same purpose.
A denture replacing one or more (but not all) natural teeth. It is supported and retained by underlying tissue and some or all of the remaining teeth.
Metal devices for fastening together two or more parts of dental prostheses for stabilizing or retaining them by attachment to abutment teeth. For a precision attachment for a partial denture DENTURE PRECISION ATTACHMENT is available.
"Decayed, missing and filled teeth," a routinely used statistical concept in dentistry.
A denture replacing all natural teeth and associated structures in both the maxilla and mandible.
Dentistry is the study, management and treatment of diseases and conditions affecting the mouth, jaw, teeth and their supporting tissues (Oxford Medical Dictionary) The work of a dentist ranges from regular patient check-up to orthodontics and surgery....