TITLE

The Bone-Retention Wedge Graft: A New Procedure

AUTHOR(S)
Gilbel del Águila, Osmundo; Arques Fernández, Ana; Ferrando Cascales, Álvaro
PUB. DATE
March 2014
SOURCE
International Journal of Periodontics & Restorative Dentistry;2014, Vol. 34 Issue 2, pe30
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The success of oral restorations supported by dental implants in regenerated bone is well documented, as is the use of bone grafts to augment deficient alveolar bone. This article describes the bone-retention wedge graft, which may be useful for increasing the primary stability of dental implants, preserving bone in postextraction sockets, and covering exposed implant threads.
ACCESSION #
94723819

 

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