Longevity of dental implants: are surveys conclusive?

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Edition V09N03 | Year 2015 | Editorial Revisão de Literatura | Pages 38 to 44

Dario Augusto Oliveira Miranda

“Dental implants are performed with the aim of improving oral function and aesthetics. That may have sounded unrealistic when implants were first introduced for the first time at the end of the 70’s and beginning of the 80’s. Nowadays, restoring function and aesthetics by using dental implants has become a widely applied treatment modality. A very common question asked by patients at our offices is about implants longevity. Looking at the current situation, systematic reviews and long-term studies started to emerge…”

Miranda DAO. Longevity of dental implants: are surveys conclusive? Dental Press Implantol. 2015 July-Sept;9(3):38-44. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.14436/2358-2553.9.3.038-044.oar

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