Category: Science

The mechanical environment of immediate placement

In this, the second of a three-part series, Dr. Helms discusses our best current understanding of the mechanical context of an immediately loaded implant.

/ July 20, 2017

NobelActive – Designed for stability

Primary stability by design. Implant primary stability is desired for shortening treatment time. The insertion torque (IT) and stability quotient (ISQ) of three bone-level implants—NobelActive...

/ June 21, 2017

NobelActive – An immediate esthetic solution

Excellent soft and hard tissue response with NobelActive.

/ May 22, 2017

“Manufacturer matters”

In a new study, Professor J. Robert Kelly tests the fatigue behavior of zirconia implant abutments from four major manufacturers.

/ December 5, 2016
all on 4 stability

Managing forces and avoiding stress with the All-on-4® treatment concept

A glimpse at the biomechanics underlying the All-on- 4® treatment concept.

/ April 20, 2016
precise fit abutment

The very definition of synergy – the whole is greater than the sum of its parts

When assessing any implant-supported restorative solution for a patient, one has to keep in mind that the entire system under consideration is only as strong...

/ September 30, 2015

Making the right choice when treating the edentulous maxilla

Given the increased acceptance and greater understanding of the benefits of dental implants, the author suggests guidelines for the treatment planning of the edentulous maxilla.

/ January 19, 2013