Ignace Naert

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Affiliation: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The validation of a compression testing method for cancellous human jawbone by high-resolution finite element modeling
    Nele Stoppie
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry BIOMAT Research Group, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 22:436-45. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Occlusal overload and bone/implant loss
    Ignace Naert
    KU Leuven, Clinical Unit for Prosthetic Dentistry, BIOMAT KU Leuven, Department of Oral Health Sciences and Dental Clinics University Hospitals, KU Leuven Catholic University of Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 7 blok a bus 7001, BE, 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Oral Implants Res 23:95-107. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Early cortical bone healing around loaded titanium implants: a histological study in the rabbit
    Elke Slaets
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, BIOMAT Research Group, K U, Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Oral Implants Res 20:126-34. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Biologic outcome of implant-supported restorations in the treatment of partial edentulism. Part 2: a longitudinal radiographic study
    Ignace Naert
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Catholic University Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Oral Implants Res 13:390-5. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Timing of loading--immediate, early, or delayed--in the outcome of implants in the edentulous mandible: a prospective clinical trial
    Els De Smet
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, BIO MAT Research Group, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Catholic University Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 22:580-94. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of implant surface roughness and loading on peri-implant bone formation
    Katleen Vandamme
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, Biomaterials Research Group, Catholic University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Periodontol 79:150-7. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Influence of controlled immediate loading and implant design on peri-implant bone formation
    Katleen Vandamme
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry BIOMAT Research Group, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, K U Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Clin Periodontol 34:172-81. 2007
  8. doi request reprint A split-mouth comparative study up to 16 years of two screw-shaped titanium implant systems
    Reinhilde Jacobs
    Oral Imaging Center, Faculty of Medicine, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Clin Periodontol 37:1119-27. 2010
  9. doi request reprint The effect of whole-body vibration on peri-implant bone healing in rats
    Toru Ogawa
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, BIOMAT Research Cluster, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Oral Implants Res 22:302-7. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Biologic response of immediately versus delayed loaded implants supporting ill-fitting prostheses: an animal study
    Joke Duyck
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, BIOMAT Research Group, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Implant Dent Relat Res 7:150-8. 2005

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  1. ncbi request reprint The validation of a compression testing method for cancellous human jawbone by high-resolution finite element modeling
    Nele Stoppie
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry BIOMAT Research Group, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 22:436-45. 2007
    ....
  2. doi request reprint Occlusal overload and bone/implant loss
    Ignace Naert
    KU Leuven, Clinical Unit for Prosthetic Dentistry, BIOMAT KU Leuven, Department of Oral Health Sciences and Dental Clinics University Hospitals, KU Leuven Catholic University of Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 7 blok a bus 7001, BE, 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Oral Implants Res 23:95-107. 2012
    ..The aim of this search was to assess the biological consequences that overload might have on already osseointegrated oral implants through a systematic screening of the scientific literature...
  3. doi request reprint Early cortical bone healing around loaded titanium implants: a histological study in the rabbit
    Elke Slaets
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, BIOMAT Research Group, K U, Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Oral Implants Res 20:126-34. 2009
    ..To identify the role of immediate implant loading on the early phases of the bone healing responses...
  4. ncbi request reprint Biologic outcome of implant-supported restorations in the treatment of partial edentulism. Part 2: a longitudinal radiographic study
    Ignace Naert
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Catholic University Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Oral Implants Res 13:390-5. 2002
    ..Based on marginal bone height maintenance, the excellent prognosis of the presently used implants to support restorations in the treatment of partial edentulism was confirmed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Timing of loading--immediate, early, or delayed--in the outcome of implants in the edentulous mandible: a prospective clinical trial
    Els De Smet
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, BIO MAT Research Group, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Catholic University Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 22:580-94. 2007
    ..To report on the implant outcome of delayed, early, and immediate loading of implants in the edentulous mandible in a prospective controlled study...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effect of implant surface roughness and loading on peri-implant bone formation
    Katleen Vandamme
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, Biomaterials Research Group, Catholic University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Periodontol 79:150-7. 2008
    ..The present study evaluated the bone response around a turned (T) and a roughened (R) implant for either an unloaded or a well-controlled loaded situation...
  7. ncbi request reprint Influence of controlled immediate loading and implant design on peri-implant bone formation
    Katleen Vandamme
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry BIOMAT Research Group, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, K U Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Clin Periodontol 34:172-81. 2007
    ..Tissue formation at the implant interface is known to be sensitive to mechanical stimuli. The aim of the study was to compare the bone formation around immediately loaded versus unloaded implants in two different implant macro-designs...
  8. doi request reprint A split-mouth comparative study up to 16 years of two screw-shaped titanium implant systems
    Reinhilde Jacobs
    Oral Imaging Center, Faculty of Medicine, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Clin Periodontol 37:1119-27. 2010
    ..Many studies have dealt with the clinical outcome of oral implants, yet none applied a randomized split-mouth design for a long-term follow-up of similar implant systems...
  9. doi request reprint The effect of whole-body vibration on peri-implant bone healing in rats
    Toru Ogawa
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, BIOMAT Research Cluster, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Oral Implants Res 22:302-7. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of low-magnitude, high-frequency (LMHF) loading, applied by means of whole-body vibration (WBV), on peri-implant bone healing and implant osseointegration in rat tibiae...
  10. ncbi request reprint Biologic response of immediately versus delayed loaded implants supporting ill-fitting prostheses: an animal study
    Joke Duyck
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, BIOMAT Research Group, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Implant Dent Relat Res 7:150-8. 2005
    ..An inherent disadvantage of this is a cumulated error, which can lead to prosthesis misfit owing to topographic deviations of the planned versus the installed implants...
  11. ncbi request reprint Histodynamics of bone tissue formation around immediately loaded cylindrical implants in the rabbit
    Katleen Vandamme
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry BIOMAT Research Group, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, K U Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Oral Implants Res 18:471-80. 2007
    ..The present study evaluated the influence of well-controlled mechanical stimuli on the tissue response around immediately loaded cylindrical turned titanium implants at two different observation periods...
  12. ncbi request reprint Computer-aided designed/computer-assisted manufactured composite resin versus ceramic single-tooth restorations: a 3-year clinical study
    Sara Vanoorbeek
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, K U Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Prosthodont 23:223-30. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical performance of single-tooth computer-aided design/computer-assisted manufacturing (CAD/CAM)-generated all-composite resin and all-ceramic crowns after 3 years of function...
  13. ncbi request reprint The effect of micro-motion on the tissue response around immediately loaded roughened titanium implants in the rabbit
    Katleen Vandamme
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry BIOMAT Research Group, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Oral Sci 115:21-9. 2007
    ..Well-controlled micro-motion positively influenced bone formation at the interface of a roughened implant. An improved bone reaction was detected with increasing micro-motion...
  14. doi request reprint Bone tissue response to BMP-2 adsorbed on amorphous microporous silica implants
    Amol Chaudhari
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, BIOMAT Research Group, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Clin Periodontol 39:1206-13. 2012
    ..To evaluate bone regeneration potential of bone morphogenetic protein-2 (BMP-2) adsorbed on amorphous microporous silica (AMS)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effect of intermittent loading and surface roughness on peri-implant bone formation in a bone chamber model
    Joke Duyck
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry BIOMAT Research Group, Faculty of Medicine, K U Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Clin Periodontol 34:998-1006. 2007
    ..However, a bone-stimulating effect in the implant's vicinity was assigned to the rough surface when the implant was loaded...
  16. doi request reprint Mechanical loading affects angiogenesis and osteogenesis in an in vivo bone chamber: a modeling study
    Liesbet Geris
    Division of Biomechanics and Engineering Design, Department of Mechanical Engineering, K U Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Tissue Eng Part A 16:3353-61. 2010
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Histological, histomorphometrical, and radiological evaluation of an experimental implant design with a high insertion torque
    Joke Duyck
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, BIOMAT Research Group, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Oral Implants Res 21:877-84. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to compare bone behaviour around an experimental implant design with a high insertion torque with the Astra-Tech implant (control)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Early trabecular bone healing around titanium implants: a histologic study in rabbits
    Elke Slaets
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, BIOMAT Research Group, Catholic University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Periodontol 78:510-7. 2007
    ..A detailed insight into the early healing response of trabecular bone to unloaded titanium implants is lacking...
  19. pmc Bone tissue response to porous and functionalized titanium and silica based coatings
    Amol Chaudhari
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, BIOMAT Research Group, K U Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 6:e24186. 2011
    ..Topography and presence of bio-mimetic coatings are known to improve osseointegration. The objective of this study was to evaluate the bone regeneration potential of porous and osteogenic coatings...
  20. ncbi request reprint The influence of Young's modulus of loaded implants on bone remodeling: an experimental and numerical study in the goat knee
    Nele Stoppie
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry BIOMAT Research Group, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
    J Biomed Mater Res A 90:792-803. 2009
    ..Both the experimental and computational results suggest that implant stiffness can affect the peri-implant tissue response, which may be related to differences in peri-implant strains...
  21. ncbi request reprint A custom template and definitive prosthesis allowing immediate implant loading in the maxilla: a clinical report
    Daniel Van Steenberghe
    Department of Periodontology, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Catholic University Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 17:663-70. 2002
    ..It was investigated whether this procedure would allow advance preparation of a fixed definitive prosthesis that could be placed at the completion of surgery...
  22. pmc In vitro and in vivo investigation of the potential of amorphous microporous silica as a protein delivery vehicle
    Amol Chaudhari
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, BIOMAT Research Group, KU Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 7, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Biomed Res Int 2013:306418. 2013
    ..Results suggest stronger in vivo retention of BSA when adsorbed on AMS. This study highlights the possible use of AMS as a controlled protein delivery platform which may facilitate osseointegration...
  23. ncbi request reprint Direct high-frequency stimulation of peri-implant rabbit bone: a pilot study
    Xiaolei Zhang
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, BIOMAT Research Cluster, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Implant Dent Relat Res 14:558-64. 2012
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the effect of direct high-frequency mechanical stimulation on the peri-implant tissue healing...
  24. ncbi request reprint Positive effect of early loading on implant stability in the bi-cortical guinea-pig model
    Els De Smet
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry BIOMAT Research Group, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, K U Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer, Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Oral Implants Res 16:402-7. 2005
    ..On the contrary, controlled loading is beneficial to maintain the implant stability during the early critical healing period as determined by RFA-measurements...
  25. ncbi request reprint Bone augmentation by means of a stiff occlusive titanium barrier
    Daniel Van Steenberghe
    Department of Periodontology, School of Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine, Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Oral Implants Res 14:63-71. 2003
    ..Both animal and clinical data demonstrate that guided bone neogenesis under a subperiosteally placed titanium barrier can reach large volumes...
  26. ncbi request reprint A 10-year randomized clinical trial on the influence of splinted and unsplinted oral implants retaining mandibular overdentures: peri-implant outcome
    Ignace Naert
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry BIOMAT Research Group, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 19:695-702. 2004
    ..This randomized controlled clinical trial aimed to evaluate the efficacy of splinted implants versus unsplinted implants in overdenture therapy over a 10-year period...
  27. pmc Enhancement of implant osseointegration by high-frequency low-magnitude loading
    Xiaolei Zhang
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, BIOMAT Research Cluster, University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 7:e40488. 2012
    ..This study aimed to evaluate the effect of high- and low-frequency axial loading, applied directly to the implant, on peri-implant bone healing and implant osseointegration...
  28. ncbi request reprint Microbiological and clinical outcomes and patient satisfaction for two treatment options in the edentulous lower jaw after 10 years of function
    Marc Quirynen
    Department of Periodontology, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillo Facial Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Catholic University of Leuven, U Z St Rafael, Capucijnenvoer 33, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Oral Implants Res 16:277-87. 2005
    ..Especially comparisons between fixed full prostheses (FFPs) and overdentures (ODs), or between anchoring systems for the latter are scarce...
  29. ncbi request reprint Dynamics of initial subgingival colonization of 'pristine' peri-implant pockets
    Marc Quirynen
    Department of Periodontology, Faculty of Medicine, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillo Facial Surgery, Catholic University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Oral Implants Res 17:25-37. 2006
    ..Periodontitis and peri-implantitis are linked to the presence of several key pathogens. The treatment of these infectious processes therefore involves the reduction/eradication of bacteria associated with periodontitis...
  30. doi request reprint Influence of whole-body vibration time on peri-implant bone healing: a histomorphometrical animal study
    Toru Ogawa
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, BIOMAT Research Cluster, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Clin Periodontol 38:180-5. 2011
    ..to examine the influence of time of low-magnitude, high-frequency (LMHF) loading, whole-body vibration (WBV) on peri-implant bone healing...
  31. ncbi request reprint Early cellular responses in cortical bone healing around unloaded titanium implants: an animal study
    Elke Slaets
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, BIOMAT Research Group, Catholic University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Periodontol 77:1015-24. 2006
    ..To gain better insight, titanium implants were inserted in a rabbit model and histologic and histomorphometric analyses were performed at early time points after insertion...
  32. ncbi request reprint Biologic outcome of implant-supported restorations in the treatment of partial edentulism. part I: a longitudinal clinical evaluation
    Ignace Naert
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Catholic University Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Oral Implants Res 13:381-9. 2002
    ..The idea of not splinting the implants in a fixed partial prosthesis is promising but needs replication before accepting it...
  33. ncbi request reprint Predisposing conditions for retrograde peri-implantitis, and treatment suggestions
    Marc Quirynen
    Department of Periodontology, Faculty of Medicine, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillo Facial Surgery, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Oral Implants Res 16:599-608. 2005
    ..It develops within the first months after insertion. This retrospective study aimed to find predisposing conditions for such peri-apical lesions and to evaluate treatment strategies...
  34. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of detecting trabecular bone around percutaneous titanium implants in rabbits by in vivo microfocus computed tomography
    Nele Stoppie
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry BIOMAT Research Group, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
    J Microsc 228:55-61. 2007
    ..The goal of this study was to examine the feasibility of in vivo imaging of trabecular bone around titanium implants by means of microfocus computed tomography (micro-CT) and the use of rabbits for this purpose...
  35. ncbi request reprint Fracture strength of resin-bonded dental prostheses with a rigid versus nonrigid joint. An in vitro study
    Katrien M L Cleuren
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology, and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Prosthodont 22:140-2. 2009
    ..The commercially available dental prosthesis with a nonrigid joint was confirmed to resist a 5-year survival simulation...
  36. doi request reprint Influence of bony defects on implant stability
    Joe Merheb
    Department of Periodontology, Catholic University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Oral Implants Res 21:919-23. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze the evolution of implant mechanical stability in different types/sizes of bony defects using both Periotest and Osstell devices as "objective tools."..
  37. pmc In vivo assessment of the effect of controlled high- and low-frequency mechanical loading on peri-implant bone healing
    Xiaolei Zhang
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, BIOMAT Research Cluster, Biomechanics Section, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J R Soc Interface 9:1697-704. 2012
    ..A sustained period of loading at HF is needed to result in an overall enhanced osseointegration...
  38. ncbi request reprint Influence of prosthesis fit and the effect of a luting system on the prosthetic connection preload: an in vitro study
    Joke Duyck
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, BIOMAT Research Group, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Prosthodont 15:389-96. 2002
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Prosthetic aspects and patient satisfaction with two-implant-retained mandibular overdentures: a 10-year randomized clinical study
    Ignace Naert
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry BIOMAT Research Group, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Prosthodont 17:401-10. 2004
    ..This study aimed to compare the prosthetic aspects and patient satisfaction with prosthetic care in two-implant-retained mandibular overdentures, whether implants were splinted with a bar or left with magnets or ball attachments...
  40. ncbi request reprint Peri-implant bone tissue strains in cases of dehiscence: a finite element study
    Hans Van Oosterwyck
    Division of Biomechanics and Engineering Design, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Oral Implants Res 13:327-33. 2002
    ..Marginal bone strains at the buccal and/or lingual sides, however, did not increase...
  41. ncbi request reprint A repeated sampling bone chamber methodology for the evaluation of tissue differentiation and bone adaptation around titanium implants under controlled mechanical conditions
    Joke Duyck
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, BIOMAT Research Group, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 7, Leuven 3000, Belgium
    J Biomech 37:1819-22. 2004
    ..Repeated sampling of the bone chamber allows conducting several experiments within the same animal at the same site, thereby excluding subject- and site-dependent variability and reducing the amount of experimental animals...
  42. ncbi request reprint Obstacles to implementing evidence-based dentistry: a focus group-based study
    Karin Hannes
    Belgian Centre for Evidence Based Medicine, Belgian Branch of the Cochrane Collaboration, Belgium
    J Dent Educ 72:736-44. 2008
    ..The obstacles identified are considered useful to support future quantitative research that can be generalized to a broader group...
  43. ncbi request reprint Relationship between cortical bone thickness or computerized tomography-derived bone density values and implant stability
    Joe Merheb
    Department of Periodontology, Catholic University Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Oral Implants Res 21:612-7. 2010
    ..To explore the relationship between primary implant stability and different parameters related to implant or bone properties...
  44. ncbi request reprint Application of mechanoregulatory models to simulate peri-implant tissue formation in an in vivo bone chamber
    Liesbet Geris
    Division of Biomechanics and Engineering Design, Department of Mechanical Engineering, K U Leuven, Celestijnenlaan 300C, PB 2419, 3001 Leuven, Belgium
    J Biomech 41:145-54. 2008
    ..The hypothesis that the existing mechanoregulatory models were able to predict the patterns of tissue formation in the in vivo bone chamber could not be fully sustained...
  45. doi request reprint Establishment of an in vivo model for molecular assessment of titanium implant osseointegration in compromised bone
    Katleen Vandamme
    Laboratory of Bioengineering and Biomechanics for Bone Articulation B2OA UMR CNRS 7052, University Paris Diderot, Paris, France
    Tissue Eng Part C Methods 17:311-8. 2011
    ..This model may serve to explore the application of anabolic strategies in peri-implant osteogenesis...
  46. doi request reprint Peri-implant bone tissue assessment by comparing the outcome of intra-oral radiograph and cone beam computed tomography analyses to the histological standard
    Lívia dos Santos Corpas
    BIOMAT Research Group and Periodontology Department, Oral Imaging Centre Department of Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Oral Implants Res 22:492-9. 2011
    ..The present study aims to identify radiographic methods revealing data that are most representative for the true peri-implant bone as assessed by histology...
  47. ncbi request reprint A randomized clinical trial comparing guided implant surgery (bone- or mucosa-supported) with mental navigation or the use of a pilot-drill template
    Marjolein Vercruyssen
    Department of Periodontology, Faculty of Medicine, Catholic University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Clin Periodontol 41:717-23. 2014
    ..To assess the accuracy of guided surgery (mucosa and bone-supported) compared to mental navigation or the use of a surgical template, in fully edentulous jaws, in a randomized controlled study...
  48. doi request reprint Bone tissue response to implant surfaces functionalized with phosphate-containing polymers
    Marcio Vivan Cardoso
    Leuven BIOMAT Research Cluster, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Oral Implants Res 25:91-100. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate in vivo bone regeneration around implants treated with polyphosphoric acid (PPA) and phosphorylated pullulan (PPL)...
  49. doi request reprint Randomized controlled trial to compare two bone substitutes in the treatment of bony dehiscences
    Nele Van Assche
    Department of Periodontology, Faculty of Medicine, Catholic University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Implant Dent Relat Res 15:558-68. 2013
    ..This in vivo split-mouth randomized controlled trial compared a synthetic bone substitute with a bovine bone mineral to cover bone dehiscences after implant insertion...
  50. ncbi request reprint Pathways in multidisciplinary oral health care as a tool to improve clinical performance
    Katleen Vandamme
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry BIOMAT Research Group, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Prosthodont 19:227-35. 2006
    ..To investigate the optimization of multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary oral health care through the introduction of pathways...
  51. doi request reprint Impaired osteoblastogenesis potential of progenitor cells in skeletal unloading is associated with alterations in angiogenic and energy metabolism profile
    Katleen Vandamme
    Laboratory of Bioengineering and Biomechanics for Bone Articulation, Faculty of Medicine, University Paris Diderot, France
    Biomed Mater Eng 22:219-26. 2012
    ..The molecular expressions of the bone marrow population support a role of cellular metabolic stresses in skeletal alterations induced by inactivity...
  52. ncbi request reprint Quality of dental implants
    Asbjørn Jokstad
    Institute of Clinical Dentistry, University of Oslo, Blindern, Norway
    Int Dent J 53:409-43. 2003
    ..AIM(S)/OBJECTIVE(S): To present the scientific evidence for claims of relationship between characteristics of dental implants and clinical performance...
  53. ncbi request reprint Implant design and interface force transfer. A photoelastic and strain-gauge analysis
    Murat Cehreli
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, BIOMAT Research Group, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Oral Implants Res 15:249-57. 2004
    ..To compare stress and strain magnitudes of butt-joint and internal-cone oral implants in a bone simulant...
  54. doi request reprint Bonding effectiveness and sealing ability of fiber-post bonding
    Francesca Zicari
    Leuven BIOMAT Research Cluster, Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium
    Dent Mater 24:967-77. 2008
    ..To evaluate the push-out bond strength and the sealing ability of five adhesive cements routinely used for fiber-post bonding...
  55. ncbi request reprint Surgical periodontal interventions: long-term outcomes
    Ignace Naert
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry Catholic University Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Prosthodont 20:345-8. 2007
  56. ncbi request reprint Implant-supported laser-welded titanium and conventional cast frameworks in the partially edentulous law: a 5-year prospective multicenter study
    Torsten Jemt
    The Branemark Clinic, Public Dental Health, Goteborg, Sweden
    Int J Prosthodont 16:415-21. 2003
    ..This study evaluated and compared the clinical performance of laser-welded titanium fixed partial implant-supported prostheses with that of conventional cast frameworks in the partially edentulous jaw...
  57. ncbi request reprint Dentist-mediated concerns
    Ignace Naert
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Prosthodont 16:41-3; discussion 47-51. 2003