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Prosthodontics Newsletters

Report on Prosthodontics – Fall 2017

Click Here to View PDF – Report on Prosthodontics – Implant Options for the Partially Edentulous Patient

Topics Including:

  • OHRQoL for Implant-supported Fixed Prostheses vs Removable Partial Dentures
  • Effect of Implant-based Prostheses on Partially Edentulous Patients
  • Change in Quality of Life Based on Prosthesis Type
  • Outcomes for Different Treatments in Partially Edentulous Patients

Prosthodontics Newsletter – Fall 2017

Click Here to View PDF – Prosthodontics Newsletter – The TMJ and TMD: Etiology and Diagnosis

Topics Including:

  • Factors Associated with TMD Pain in Young Adolescents
  • TMD Pain and Nonfunctional Tooth Contact
  • TMD, Anxiety and Socioeconomic Factors
  • TMD and Sleep Bruxism
  • TMD and Neck Pain

Prosthodontics Newsletter – Summer 2017

Click Here to View PDF – Prosthodontics Newsletter – Considerations in the Application and Benefits of Soft Lining Materials

Topics Including:

  • Evaluation of Surface Treatments for Adhesion
  • Effect of Denture Cleaners on Soft Lining Materials
  • Microorganism Inhibition on Soft Lining Materials
  • Candida Colonization of Soft Liners in Patients with Diabetes
  • Effectiveness of Chlorhexidine In Denture Soft Lining Materials

Prosthodontics Newsletter – Spring 2017

Click Here to View PDF – Prosthodontics Newsletter – Xerostomia: A Significant and Common Impediment to Oral Health

Topics Including:

  • Update on Xerostomia Management
  • Comorbid Conditions and Medication Use With Sjögren Syndrome
  • Medication Use And Salivary Flow Rate
  • Xerostomia Among Denture Wearers

Report on Prosthodontics – Spring 2017

Click Here to View PDF – Report on Prosthodontics – Flapless Surgical Approach for Implant Placement

Topics Including:

  • Rehabilitations in Partially Edentulous Patients After 3 Years
  • Immediate vs Early Loading of Dental Implants Placed Flapless
  • Flapless vs Open Flap Implant Placement in Partially Edentulous Patients
  • Implant Outcomes of Flapless Procedures

Prosthodontics Newsletter – Winter 2017

Click Here to View PDF – Prosthodontics Newsletter – Modern-Day Considerations for Complete Denture Impressions

Topics Including:

  • Dentures Made from Silicone or Alginate Impressions
  • Patient Satisfaction with Dentures Made by Different Methods
  • Obtaining Accurate Digital Images of Edentulous Jaws
  • Ingestion of Impression Material Related To Small Bowel Obstruction

Report on Prosthodontics – Winter 2017

Click Here to View PDF – Report on Prosthodontics – Ceramic Abutment Survival

Topics Including:

  • Implant Abutment Fracture Strength Comparison
  • One- and Two-piece Custom Zirconia Abutments in the Anterior Maxilla
  • Predictability of Posterior Zirconia Abutments
  • Clinical Outcomes of Anterior Implant Abutments

Prosthodontics Newsletter – Autumn 2016

Click Here to View PDF – Prosthodontics Newsletter – Use of Implants to Improve Removable Partial Dentures

Topics Including:

  • Dental Implants to Retain Removable Partial Dentures
  • Distal Implants for Removable Partial Dentures
  • Nutrition and Implant-retained Removable Partial Dentures
  • Improving Oral Health for Edentulous Patients
  • Removable Partial Dentures: Dislodging Forces

Report on Prosthodontics – Autumn 2016

Click Here to View PDF – Report on Prosthodontics – Risk Factors for Early Implant Failure

Topics Including:

  • A 19-year Retrospective Study of Implant Failures
  • A Prospective Study of Early Implant Failure Risk Factors
  • Early Implant Failure A 5-year Retrospective
  • A Statistical Analysis of Risk Factors for Early Implant Failures

Prosthodontics Newsletter – Winter 2016

Click Here to View PDF – Prosthodontics Newsletter – Esthetics and Modern Removable Prosthodontic Restorations

Topics Including:

  • Establishing Typical Smile Esthetics
  • Symmetry in Maxillary Anterior Restorations
  • Natural-looking Anterior Tooth Exposure
  • Ideal Gingival Margin in the Posterior Teeth
  • Defining an Accurate Ala-tragus Line