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Soft Tissue Changes Around Dental Implants

2020-02-16 17:40:49 | BioPortfolio

Summary

This study aims to characterize the healing pattern following soft tissue augmentation procedure concomitant to implant placement.

Description

This study will characterize, for the first time, the healing pattern of soft tissues around dental implants in case of soft tissue augmentation and in comparison, to normal healing.

An innovative and comprehensive geometric/thermal imaging analysis will be employed that is non-contact and non-invasive to patients and will allow to characterize the healing process in a 2D-3D dimensional and volumetric way.

This approach, combined with LSCI and clinical and radiographic outcomes, will provide new data on the biology and critical phases of soft tissue healing around implants, as well as on the stability and aesthetics of the peri-implant tissues with different grafts.

Patient-reported outcome measurements (PROMs) will also be used to assess the level of pain and discomfort associated with soft tissue augmentation procedures.

Study Design

Conditions

Tooth Loss

Intervention

Soft tissue augmentation surgery with CTG, Soft tissue augmentation surgery with Fibro-Gide, No soft tissue augmentation

Status

Not yet recruiting

Source

Queen Mary University of London

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2020-02-16T17:40:49-0500

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Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Infections of non-skeletal tissue, i.e., exclusive of bone, ligaments, cartilage, and fibrous tissue. The concept is usually referred to as skin and soft tissue infections and usually subcutaneous and muscle tissue are involved. The predisposing factors in anaerobic infections are trauma, ischemia, and surgery. The organisms often derive from the fecal or oral flora, particularly in wounds associated with intestinal surgery, decubitus ulcer, and human bites. (From Cecil Textbook of Medicine, 19th ed, p1688)

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