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Prosthodontics Newsletters

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

Report on Prosthodontics – Winter 2016

Click Here to View PDF – Report on Prosthodontics – Fabrication Materials and Techniques: Influence on Prosthesis Fit Precision

Topics Including:

  • Fit Precision of Zirconium Dioxide and Titanium CAD/CAM Frameworks
  • Fit Precision of Long-span Screw-retained CAD/CAM Prostheses
  • Fit of Long- vs Short-span CAD/CAM Prostheses
  • Effect of Ceramic Firing on CAD/CAM Titanium Prostheses Fit

Report on Prosthodontics – Winter 2015

Click Here to View PDF – Report on Prosthodontics – Loading Protocols for Implants

Topics Including:

  • Success Rates of Different Implant Loading Protocols
  • Various Loading Protocols for Overdentures
  • Survival Rates of Implants and Fixed Prostheses in the Edentulous Patient
  • Loading Protocols for the Partially Edentulous Patient

Report on Prosthodontics – Autumn 2015

Click Here to View PDF – Report on Prosthodontics – Peri-implant Mucositis and Peri-implantitis

Topics Including:

  • The Frequency of Peri-implant Diseases
  • Risk Factors for Peri-implant Mucositis
  • Primary Prevention and Management of Peri-implant Mucositis
  • A Systematic Review of Treatment of Peri-implant Mucositis

Prosthodontics Newsletter – Autumn 2015

Click Here to View PDF – Prosthodontics Newsletter – Are the Materials We Use Biologically Compatible with Our Patients?

Topics Including:

  • Cytotoxicity of Denture Base and Hard Reline Materials
  • Epithelial Cell Response to Newer Restorative Materials
  • Allergic Reaction to Titanium Restorations
  • Cytotoxicity of Luting Resin Cements
  • Cytotoxicity of Dental Resin Components

Report on Prosthodontics – Summer 2015

Click Here to View PDF – Report on Prosthodontics – Use of Digital Impressions in Implant Dentistry

Topics Including:

  • The Accuracy of Digital Impressions in Implant Dentistry
  • Intraoral Scanners for Implant Dental Impressions
  • Clinicians’ Perception of Digital Implant Impressions
  • Effect of Clinical Parameters on the Accuracy of Implant Digital Impressions