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Prosthodontics Newsletters

Report on Prosthodontics – Summer 2018

Click Here to View PDF – Report on Prosthodontics – Loading Dental Implants in Augmented Bone

Topics Including:

  • Loading Protocols: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
  • Implant and Provisional Placement Protocols in Augmented Bone
  • Outcomes of Immediately Placed Implants in Augmented Bone
  • Immediate Provisionalization Of Immediate Implants
  • Sinus Floor Elevation with Immediately Loaded Postextraction Implants

Report on Prosthodontics – Spring 2018

Click Here to View PDF – Report on Prosthodontics – Finding a Reliable All-ceramic Overdenture

Topics Including:

  • Outcomes with CAD/CAM Cross-arch Zirconia Fixed Dental Prostheses
  • Zirconia Full-arch Prostheses Used with Different Opposing Dentitions
  • Patient Outcomes for Monolithic Zirconia Fixed Dental Prostheses
  • Monolithic Zirconia Full-arch Restorations: Pluses and Minuses

Prosthodontics Newsletter – Spring 2018

Click Here to View PDF – Prosthodontics Newsletter – The “Ferrule Effect” in Fixed Prosthodontics

Topics Including:

  • Establishing the Proper Ferrule Length
  • Ferrule Length and Stress Distribution
  • Ferrules in Teeth Restored with Fiber Posts
  • Restoring a Tooth with a Nonuniform Ferrule

Report on Prosthodontics – Winter 2018

Click Here to View PDF – Report on Prosthodontics – Implant Angulation and Attachment Retention

Topics Including:

  • Implant Angulation and Overdenture Attachment Retention
  • Comparing the Effect of Implant Angulation on Attachment Retention
  • The Impact of Implant Divergence On Attachment Retention
  • Inclined Implants and Overdenture Dislodgement

Prosthodontics Newsletter – Winter 2018

Click Here to View PDF – Prosthodontics Newsletter – Cementation of Implant Restorations Revisited

Topics Including:

  • The Simple Process to Control Cement Volume
  • Application Techniques for Cementing Implant Crowns
  • Minimizing Adverse Effects with a Two-step Cementation Process
  • Bond Effectiveness of Zirconia Ceramics
  • Eliminating Biofilms Before Cementation

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