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Clinical and Laboratory Manual
of Implant Overdentures is a ground–breaking guide to this popular and effective treatment modality, which is increasingly seen as the standard of care for the fully edentulous patient. This highly practical step–by–step handbook provides the dentist and laboratory technician with essential instruction and sound clinical support, demystifying this complex subject through systematic evaluation of the available attachment systems to produce treatment plans to best suit the patient s needs.


A wide variety of implant systems are featured in the book presented as an accessible, intuitive directory for classifying attachments. It lists clinical indications and contraindications for each attachment assembly, details surgical placement techniques complete with color photographs and schematic illustrations, and explains how to present appealing treatment plans to potential candidates, as well as advising on how to manage a successful and dynamic implant practice.


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Clinical and Laboratory Manual
of Implant Overdentures is a ground–breaking guide to this popular and effective treatment modality, which is increasingly seen as the standard of care for the fully edentulous patient. This highly practical step–by–step handbook provides the dentist and laboratory technician with essential instruction and sound clinical support, demystifying this complex subject through systematic evaluation of the available attachment systems to produce treatment plans to best suit the patient s needs.


A wide variety of implant systems are featured in the book presented as an accessible, intuitive directory for classifying attachments. It lists clinical indications and contraindications for each attachment assembly, details surgical placement techniques complete with color photographs and schematic illustrations, and explains how to present appealing treatment plans to potential candidates, as well as advising on how to manage a successful and dynamic implant practice.


Contents:

CONTRIBUTORS, xiii

FOREWORD, xv
Dennis Tarnow


FOREWORD, xvi
Zhimon Jacobson


INTRODUCTION, 1
Hamid Shafie


1 Patient Preferences Expectations, 3
Hamid Shafie


2 Diagnosis and Treatment Planning, 11
Hamid Shafie


3 Surgical Guide and Diagnostic Stent, 24
Hamid Shafie, Wolfram Stein, and Amir Juzbasic


4 Principles of Attachment Selection, 31
Hamid Shafie


5 Stud Attachments, 37
Hamid Shafie and James Ellison


6 Bar Attachments, 63
Hamid Shafie and James Ellison


7 Spark Erosion, 85
Hamid Shafie, Eduard Eisenmann, and Gunter Rubeling


8 Success with Implant Overdenture, 104
Hamid Shafie


9 Occlusion and Implant–Supported Overdenture, 112
Hamid Shafie and Frank Luaciello


10 Surgical Considerations for Implant Overdenture, 132
Richard Green, George Obeid, Eskow, and Hamid Shafie


11 Straumann Implant System, 153
Hamid Shafie


12 Endopore Dental Implant System, 161
Hamid Shafie


13 Overdenture Implants, 168
Hamid Shafie


14 Loading Approaches for Mandibular Implant Overdentures, 192
Dittmar May, George Romanos, and Hamid Shafie


15 Clinical Applications for the Measurement of Implant Stability Using Osstell Mentor, 206
Hamid Shafie and Neil Meredith


16 Follow Up and Maintenance of the Implant Overdenture, 210
Robert Eskow, Valerie Sternberg Smith and Roy Eskow


17 Core Principles of the Successful Implant Practice, 216
Sean Crabtree, Paul Homoly, Andress Charalabous, Peter Warkentin, and Kornelius Warkentin


INDEX, 233


PRODUCT DETAILS

ISBN-13: 9781118696958
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Ltd (Wiley–Blackwell)
Publication date: April, 2007
Pages: 248
Dimensions: 179.00 x 262.00 x 25.08

Subcategories: Dentistry

MEET THE AUTHOR

Dr Hamid Shafie received his certificate of Advanced Graduate Studies in Prosthodontics from Boston University Goldman School of Dental Medicine. He is the founder of the Center for Oral Implantology at Johns Hopkins University and currently the President of the American Institute of Implant Dentistry in Washington DC. Dr Shafie is also a faculty member of Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery at Washington Hospital Center, where he teaches postgraduate implantology courses, and an adjunct faculty member at The Boston University center for implantology.