Dental Implants Annotated Bibliography

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Annotated Bibliography for Dental Implants and implant Care
Todescan, S., Lavigne, S., & Kelekis-Cholakis, A. (2012). Guidance for the maintenance care of dental implants: Clinical review. Journal of the Canadian Dental Association, 78, 1-9. Retrieved from EBSCO with Full Text Database.
This clinical review was written by Dr. Todescan assistant professor of dental diagnostic and surgical sciences, Professor Lavigne faculty of school of dental hygiene, and Dr. Kelekis-Cholakis director of graduate periodontics program, University of Manitoba. The article provides guidance to clinicians on how to properly care for patients with dental implants. Dental implants are being used more frequently to replace missing dentition and require just as
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Hosseini, MDM is a professor of clinical oral and maxillofacial surgery at Temple University School of Dentistry. His is involved in curriculum development, outcome assessment, and integration of technology in education. The chapter on dental implants in Darby and Walsh book discuss different types of dental implants and osseointegration of implants, diagnosis and dental hygiene care of peri-implantitis, and its management. In addition, it identifies several devices that can be used to clean dental implants, and professional armamentarium that used in office treatment. Finally, it defines failed implant. The chapter is an excellent source of detailed information supplemented with illustrations to provide guidance for home and professional care for…show more content…
The article provides an unbiased study of assessment of bone level around implant. The study also included inter-observer and intra-observer reliability during the analysis. Material and methods used to examine the bone around 29 implants in 17 patients with standardized digital intraoral and digital panoramic radiographs. Authors concluded that digital panoramic radiographs and additional intraoral radiographs can be used to evaluate bone level around

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