Journal of IMAB - Annual Proceeding (Scientific Papers)
Publisher: Peytchinski, Gospodin Iliev
ISSN: 1312-773X (Online)
Issue: 2009, Volume 15, book 2
Subject Collection: Medicine
Page: 21 - 22
Online date: June 23, 2009,
Implant restorations maintenance
Prosthodontic Department, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Medical University-Varna, Bulgaria
A gum inflammation around the implant that is harmless at first sight and may even run without clinical symptoms, can lead to crestal resorption. This calls for a regular professional maintenance, ensuring the successful functional life of the implants. But the conventional ultrasonic tips are aggressive and they can harm implant’s surface at cervical area.
This guide to more plague retention.
Key words: periimplantitis.
Page: 21-22; FULL TEXT PDF (203 KB)
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