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Implantology Options

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This thematic CDEWorld eBook features two continuing (CE) articles. The first CE article discusses the decision-making involved in the question of “to graft or not to graft,” and considers the promising success rates seen with zygomatic and pterygoid implants.  The second CE article reviews the various mechanical properties of titanium used for dental implants. Download to earn 4 FREE CEU now!


CE 1: Zygomatic and Pterygoid Implants for Severely Resorbed Maxillary Ridges
Jack T. Krauser, DMD
This article, which is intended to raise awareness and expand the vision of clinicians who are interested in this increasingly popular and exciting treatment option, examines the use of zygomatic and pterygoid implants; discusses their survival rates, complications, and considerations for placement; explores advances that are improving treatment; and presents a path to acquire education and training.
Credits: 2 Self-Study CEU
Cost: $0
Provider: Dental Learning Systems, LLC

CE 2: Mechanical Properties of Titanium Used in Dental Implants
Gregori M. Kurtzman, DDS
This article compares various mechanical properties of commercially pure titanium with those of titanium alloy, including elastic modulus, tensile strength, yield strength, and percentage of elongation, and discusses types of fracture related to mechanical overloading with respect to the composition of the titanium used in implant fabrication.
Credits: 2 Self-Study CEU
Cost: $0
Provider: Dental Learning Systems, LLC


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