Aging, osteoporosis, and dental implants / edited by George Zarb ... [et al.].
Chicago : Quintessence Pub. Co, c2002.
x, 260 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.
0867154071 (hardcover : alk. paper)
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Chicago : Quintessence Pub. Co, c2002.
0867154071 (hardcover : alk. paper)
general note
Includes booklet: Is this the best way to preserve you teeth? / devised and written by Antonella Tani Botticelli.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Table of Contents
Introductionp. 1
Biologic and Bioengineering Considerations for Prescribing Prosthetic Implants
Mesenchymal Stem Cells and Their Involvement in Bone Remodeling, Repair, and Regenerationp. 17
The Concept of Bone Quality in Osteoporosisp. 25
Mechanical Factors and Osseointegration: Influence of Implant Designp. 35
Choosing a Prosthesis for Total Hip Replacement: Biologic and Biomechanical Considerationsp. 45
The Oral Surgical Experience
Osseointegration Surgery: Host Determinants and Outcome Criteriap. 55
Compromised Alveolar Bone Quality in Edentulous Jawsp. 67
Compromised Jawbone Quantity and Its Influence on Oral Implant Placementp. 85
Surgical Site Development in the Partially Edentulous Patientp. 99
Strategies for Bone Regeneration and Osseointegration in Completely Edentulous Patientsp. 113
The Prosthodontic Experience
Epidemiologic Considerations with Oral Implants for Elderly Patientsp. 127
Significance of Tooth Loss in the Elderly Patientp. 135
The Advent of Osseointegration and Its Impact on Prosthodontic Management of Edentulous Patientsp. 147
Load Transfer, Tissue Reaction, and Oral Function in Mandibular Implant-Retained Overdenturesp. 161
Implant Prosthodontic Treatment Outcomes in Elderly Patientsp. 169
Biologic Perspectives Related to Osseointegration in the Elderly
Regulation of Biomineralization by Bone Proteins and Their Assembly into Extracellular Matrices: Implications for Implant Osseointegrationp. 191
Effects of Postmenopausal Osteoporosis on the Mandiblep. 207
Temporal Relationship Between Expression and Synthesis of Bone Matrix Proteins During Osteogenesisp. 217
Cigarette Smoking and Osseointegrationp. 229
Potential Role of Cigarette Smoke-Derived Aryl Hydrocarbons in Failed Osseointegrationp. 243
Indexp. 255
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