F Schwarz

Summary

Affiliation: Heinrich Heine University
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Bone regeneration in dehiscence-type defects at chemically modified (SLActive) and conventional SLA titanium implants: a pilot study in dogs
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 34:78-86. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical characteristics of regenerated bone after surgical therapy of advanced ligature-induced peri-implantitis defects
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Westdeutsche Kieferklinik, Heinrich Heine University, 40225, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Clin Oral Investig 18:1679-86. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Dentointegration of a titanium implant: a case report
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Oral Maxillofac Surg 17:235-41. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Quality assessment of reporting of animal studies on pathogenesis and treatment of peri-implant mucositis and peri-implantitis. A systematic review using the ARRIVE guidelines
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 39:63-72. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Impact of the outcome of guided bone regeneration in dehiscence-type defects on the long-term stability of peri-implant health: clinical observations at 4 years
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Clin Oral Implants Res 23:191-6. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Immunohistochemical characterization of guided bone regeneration at a dehiscence-type defect using different barrier membranes: an experimental study in dogs
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Clin Oral Implants Res 19:402-15. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of hydrophilicity and microtopography of titanium implant surfaces on initial supragingival plaque biofilm formation. A pilot study
    F Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Westdeutsche Kieferklinik, Heinrich Heine University, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Mund Kiefer Gesichtschir 11:333-8. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Laser application in non-surgical periodontal therapy: a systematic review
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 35:29-44. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Guided bone regeneration at dehiscence-type defects using biphasic hydroxyapatite + beta tricalcium phosphate (Bone Ceramic) or a collagen-coated natural bone mineral (BioOss Collagen): an immunohistochemical study in dogs
    F Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 36:1198-206. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Influence of different air-abrasive powders on cell viability at biologically contaminated titanium dental implants surfaces
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Westdeutsche Kieferklinik, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 88:83-91. 2009

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Publications85

  1. ncbi request reprint Bone regeneration in dehiscence-type defects at chemically modified (SLActive) and conventional SLA titanium implants: a pilot study in dogs
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 34:78-86. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate bone regeneration in dehiscence-type defects at titanium implants with chemically modified (mod) and conventional sand-blasted/acid-etched (SLA) surfaces...
  2. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical characteristics of regenerated bone after surgical therapy of advanced ligature-induced peri-implantitis defects
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Westdeutsche Kieferklinik, Heinrich Heine University, 40225, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Clin Oral Investig 18:1679-86. 2014
    ..This study seeks to assess and compare immunohistochemical characteristics of regenerated and pristine bone areas following surgical therapy of advanced peri-implantitis...
  3. ncbi request reprint Dentointegration of a titanium implant: a case report
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Oral Maxillofac Surg 17:235-41. 2013
    ..This case illustrates a pulp tissue-induced dentointegration of a titanium implant...
  4. doi request reprint Quality assessment of reporting of animal studies on pathogenesis and treatment of peri-implant mucositis and peri-implantitis. A systematic review using the ARRIVE guidelines
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 39:63-72. 2012
    ..To address the following focused question: What is the quality of reporting of pre-clinical research for the study and treatment of mucositis/peri-implantitis?..
  5. doi request reprint Impact of the outcome of guided bone regeneration in dehiscence-type defects on the long-term stability of peri-implant health: clinical observations at 4 years
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Clin Oral Implants Res 23:191-6. 2012
    ..To investigate the impact of residual defect height (RDH) following guided bone regeneration (GBR) in dehiscence-type defects on the long-term stability of peri-implant health after a period of 4 years...
  6. doi request reprint Immunohistochemical characterization of guided bone regeneration at a dehiscence-type defect using different barrier membranes: an experimental study in dogs
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Clin Oral Implants Res 19:402-15. 2008
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate immunohistochemically the pattern of guided bone regeneration (GBR) using different types of barrier membranes...
  7. ncbi request reprint Effects of hydrophilicity and microtopography of titanium implant surfaces on initial supragingival plaque biofilm formation. A pilot study
    F Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Westdeutsche Kieferklinik, Heinrich Heine University, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Mund Kiefer Gesichtschir 11:333-8. 2007
    ..The aim of the present pilot study is to investigate the effects of hydrophilicity and microtopography of titanium implant surfaces on initial supragingival plaque biofilm formation...
  8. doi request reprint Laser application in non-surgical periodontal therapy: a systematic review
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 35:29-44. 2008
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Guided bone regeneration at dehiscence-type defects using biphasic hydroxyapatite + beta tricalcium phosphate (Bone Ceramic) or a collagen-coated natural bone mineral (BioOss Collagen): an immunohistochemical study in dogs
    F Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 36:1198-206. 2007
    ..Both BCG and BOC may provide an osteoconductive scaffold to support guided bone regeneration procedures at dehiscence-type defects...
  10. doi request reprint Influence of different air-abrasive powders on cell viability at biologically contaminated titanium dental implants surfaces
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Westdeutsche Kieferklinik, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 88:83-91. 2009
    ..Within the limits of the present study, it was concluded that SaOs-2 cell viability at biologically contaminated titanium surfaces was mainly influenced by the particle type of the powder...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effects of surface hydrophilicity and microtopography on early stages of soft and hard tissue integration at non-submerged titanium implants: an immunohistochemical study in dogs
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Periodontol 78:2171-84. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the effects of surface hydrophilicity and microtopography on soft and hard tissue integration at non-submerged titanium implants...
  12. ncbi request reprint Lateral ridge augmentation using particulated or block bone substitutes biocoated with rhGDF-5 and rhBMP-2: an immunohistochemical study in dogs
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Clin Oral Implants Res 19:642-52. 2008
    ..The aim of the present study was to immunohistochemically evaluate lateral ridge augmentation using a particulated (BOG) or block (BOB) natural bone mineral biocoated with rhGDF-5 and rhBMP-2 in dogs...
  13. doi request reprint Influence of recombinant human platelet-derived growth factor on lateral ridge augmentation using biphasic calcium phosphate and guided bone regeneration: a histomorphometric study in dogs
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Periodontol 80:1315-23. 2009
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  14. doi request reprint Guided bone regeneration using rhGDF-5- and rhBMP-2-coated natural bone mineral in rat calvarial defects
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Clin Oral Implants Res 20:1219-30. 2009
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  15. doi request reprint Initial pattern of angiogenesis and bone formation following lateral ridge augmentation using rhPDGF and guided bone regeneration: an immunohistochemical study in dogs
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Westdeutsche Kieferklinik, Heinrich Heine University, D 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Clin Oral Implants Res 21:90-9. 2010
    ..To evaluate (i) the effects of rhPDGF-BB on localized ridge augmentation using a natural bone mineral (NBM), and (ii) the influence of a collagen membrane (CM) on factor activity...
  16. doi request reprint [Significance of dental implants for health care]
    F Schwarz
    Poliklinik für Zahnärztliche Chirurgie und Aufnahme, Westdeutsche Kieferklinik, Heinrich Heine Universiät, Dusseldorf, Deutschland
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 54:1097-101. 2011
    ..Accordingly, concepts for quality management in education, research, and practice are essential to further improve medical care in implant dentistry...
  17. doi request reprint Influence of frequent clinical probing during the healing phase on healthy peri-implant soft tissue formed at different titanium implant surfaces: a histomorphometrical study in dogs
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Westdeutsche Kieferklinik Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 37:551-62. 2010
    ..To investigate (i) the impact of different titanium implant surfaces on soft tissue integration over 6 months, and (ii) the influence of frequent clinical probing during the healing phase on the established mucosal seal...
  18. doi request reprint Two-year clinical results following treatment of peri-implantitis lesions using a nanocrystalline hydroxyapatite or a natural bone mineral in combination with a collagen membrane
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Westdeutsche Kieferklinik, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 35:80-7. 2008
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint [Chemically modified, ultra-hydrophilic titanium implant surfaces]
    Frank Schwarz
    Westdeutsche Kieferklinik, Heinrich Heine Universitat, Poliklinik für Zahnärztliche Chirurgie und Aufnahme, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Mund Kiefer Gesichtschir 11:11-7. 2007
    ..The aim of the present review article is to evaluate, based on the currently available evidence, the potential impact of modSLA surfaces for implant dentistry...
  20. doi request reprint Lateral ridge augmentation using equine- and bovine-derived cancellous bone blocks: a feasibility study in dogs
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Clin Oral Implants Res 21:904-12. 2010
    ..The aim of the present study was to histologically evaluate and compare a new prototype collagen type I/III-containing equine- (EB) and a bovine- (BB) derived cancellous bone block in a dog model...
  21. doi request reprint Immunohistochemical characterization of wound healing at two different bone graft substitutes
    M Sager
    Animal Research Institute, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 41:657-66. 2012
    ..The initial pattern of bone regeneration and graft integration was comparable in both groups; bone remodelling was more pronounced with SBC...
  22. ncbi request reprint Healing of intrabony peri-implantitis defects following application of a nanocrystalline hydroxyapatite (Ostim) or a bovine-derived xenograft (Bio-Oss) in combination with a collagen membrane (Bio-Gide). A case series
    F Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 33:491-9. 2006
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Histological and immunohistochemical analysis of initial and early osseous integration at chemically modified and conventional SLA titanium implants: preliminary results of a pilot study in dogs
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Clin Oral Implants Res 18:481-8. 2007
    ..The aim of the present pilot study was to investigate initial and early tissue reactions to modified (mod) and conventional sand-blasted, large grit and acid-etched (SLA) titanium implants...
  24. ncbi request reprint Effect of an oily calcium hydroxide suspension (Osteoinductal) on healing of intrabony periodontal defects. A pilot study in dogs
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Clin Oral Investig 10:29-34. 2006
    ..new periodontal ligament, new cementum with inserting collagen fibers, and new bone). Within the limits of the present study, it can be concluded that OCHS may favor periodontal regeneration in acute-type intrabony periodontal defects...
  25. ncbi request reprint Vertical ridge augmentation using xenogenous bone blocks: a histomorphometric study in dogs
    Daniel Rothamel
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 24:243-50. 2009
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Impact of guided bone regeneration and defect dimension on wound healing at chemically modified hydrophilic titanium implant surfaces: an experimental study in dogs
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 37:474-85. 2010
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the impact of guided bone regeneration and defect dimension on wound healing at chemically modified titanium implant surfaces (modSLA)...
  27. ncbi request reprint Histological and immunohistochemical analysis of initial and early subepithelial connective tissue attachment at chemically modified and conventional SLA titanium implants. A pilot study in dogs
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Westdeutsche Kieferklinik, Heinrich Heine University, 40225, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Clin Oral Investig 11:245-55. 2007
    ..Within the limits of a pilot study, it might be concluded that modSLA titanium surfaces might possess the potential to promote subepithelial connective tissue attachment at the transmucosal part of the implant...
  28. doi request reprint Surgical regenerative treatment of peri-implantitis lesions using a nanocrystalline hydroxyapatite or a natural bone mineral in combination with a collagen membrane: a four-year clinical follow-up report
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Westdeutsche Kieferklinik Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 36:807-14. 2009
    ....
  29. doi request reprint Biodegradation of different synthetic hydrogels made of polyethylene glycol hydrogel/RGD-peptide modifications: an immunohistochemical study in rats
    Monika Herten
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Clin Oral Implants Res 20:116-25. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the pattern of biodegradation of different polyethylene glycol (PEG) hydrogel/RGD-peptide modifications in rats...
  30. ncbi request reprint Influence of implant bed preparation using an Er:YAG laser on the osseointegration of titanium implants: a histomorphometrical study in dogs
    F Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Oral Rehabil 34:273-81. 2007
    ..08% (P<0.001 respectively); BIC (12 weeks): ERL: 64.1+/-8.97%; CD: 68.94+/-11.23% (P>0.05 respectively). Within the limits of the present study, it was concluded that ERL may represent a promising tool for implant bed preparation...
  31. doi request reprint Influence of titanium implant surface characteristics on bone regeneration in dehiscence-type defects: an experimental study in dogs
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Westdeutsche Kieferklinik, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 37:466-73. 2010
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Comparison of naturally occurring and ligature-induced peri-implantitis bone defects in humans and dogs
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Clin Oral Implants Res 18:161-70. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate and compare naturally occuring and ligature-induced peri-implantitis bone defects in humans and dogs...
  33. doi request reprint Impact of defect configuration on the clinical outcome following surgical regenerative therapy of peri-implantitis
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 37:449-55. 2010
    ..The present study aimed at investigating the impact of defect configuration on the clinical outcome of surgical regenerative therapy of peri-implantitis lesions using a natural bone mineral in combination with a collagen membrane (NBM+CM)...
  34. ncbi request reprint Bone regeneration in dehiscence-type defects at non-submerged and submerged chemically modified (SLActive) and conventional SLA titanium implants: an immunohistochemical study in dogs
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Westdeutsche Kieferklinik, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 35:64-75. 2008
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate bone regeneration in dehiscence-type defects at non-submerged and submerged titanium implants with chemically modified (mod) and conventional sandblasted/acid-etched (SLA) surfaces...
  35. ncbi request reprint [Use of native and cross-linked collagen membranes for guided tissue and bone regeneration]
    Frank Schwarz
    Poliklinik für Zahnärztliche Chirurgie und Aufnahme, Westdeutsche Kieferklinik, Heinrich Heine Universitat, Dusseldorf
    Schweiz Monatsschr Zahnmed 116:1112-23. 2006
    ..The aim of the present literature review is to evaluate the potential use of different collagen membranes for GBR/GTR procedures...
  36. ncbi request reprint Crestal bone changes at nonsubmerged implants (Camlog) with different machined collar lengths: a histomorphometric pilot study in dogs
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Westdeutsche Kieferklinik, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 23:335-42. 2008
    ..The aim of the present study was to histomorphometrically investigate crestal bone changes at nonsubmerged implants (Camlog) with different machined collar lengths in a dog model...
  37. ncbi request reprint Autogenous bone chips: influence of a new piezoelectric device (Piezosurgery) on chip morphology, cell viability and differentiation
    G Chiriac
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 32:994-9. 2005
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the influence of a new piezoelectric device, designed for harvesting autogenous bone chips from intra-oral sites, on chip morphology, cell viability and differentiation...
  38. doi request reprint Surface- and nonsurface-dependent in vitro effects of bone substitutes on cell viability
    M Herten
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Duesseldorf, Germany
    Clin Oral Investig 13:149-55. 2009
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  39. ncbi request reprint Influence of an erbium, chromium-doped yttrium, scandium, gallium, and garnet (Er,Cr:YSGG) laser on the reestablishment of the biocompatibility of contaminated titanium implant surfaces
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Periodontol 77:1820-7. 2006
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Influence of different treatment approaches on the removal of early plaque biofilms and the viability of SAOS2 osteoblasts grown on titanium implants
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Westdeutsche Kieferklinik, Heinrich Heine University, Moorenstr 5, 40225, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Clin Oral Investig 9:111-7. 2005
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Effect of enamel matrix protein derivative on the attachment, proliferation, and viability of human SaOs(2) osteoblasts on titanium implants
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Westdeutsche Kieferklinik, Moorenstrasse 5, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Clin Oral Investig 8:165-71. 2004
    ..Within the limits of the present study, it was concluded that EMD enhanced cell proliferation and viability of human SaOs(2) osteoblasts on SLA titanium implants in a concentration-dependent manner...
  42. ncbi request reprint Immunohistochemical characterization of periodontal wound healing following nonsurgical treatment with fluorescence controlled Er:YAG laser radiation in dogs
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, D 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Lasers Surg Med 39:428-40. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to immunohistochemically characterize periodontal wound healing following nonsurgical treatment with fluorescence controlled Er:YAG laser radiation in dogs...
  43. ncbi request reprint Influence of different treatment approaches on non-submerged and submerged healing of ligature induced peri-implantitis lesions: an experimental study in dogs
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 33:584-95. 2006
    ..corrected] The aim of the present study was to evaluate non-submerged and submerged healing of ligature induced peri-implantitis in dogs...
  44. ncbi request reprint Effects of an Er:YAG laser and the Vector ultrasonic system on the biocompatibility of titanium implants in cultures of human osteoblast-like cells
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Clin Oral Implants Res 14:784-92. 2003
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint Clinical evaluation of the Er:YAG laser in combination with an enamel matrix protein derivative for the treatment of intrabony periodontal defects: a pilot study
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 30:975-81. 2003
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Clinical and histological healing pattern of peri-implantitis lesions following non-surgical treatment with an Er:YAG laser
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Lasers Surg Med 38:663-71. 2006
    ..The aim of the present study was to assess clinical and histo-pathological healing pattern of peri-implantitis lesions following non-surgical treatment with an Er:YAG laser (ERL)...
  47. ncbi request reprint Influence of fluorescence-controlled Er:YAG laser radiation, the Vector system and hand instruments on periodontally diseased root surfaces in vivo
    F Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 33:200-8. 2006
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the effects of fluorescence-controlled Er:YAG laser radiation, an ultrasonic device or hand instruments on periodontally diseased root surfaces in vivo...
  48. ncbi request reprint [In vitro testing of thrombocyte adhesion to different collagenous hemostyptic agents]
    D Rothamel
    Poliklinik für Zahnärztliche Chirurgie und Aufnahme, Westdeutsche Kieferklinik, Heinrich Heine Universitat, Moorenstrasse 5, 40225, Dusseldorf
    Mund Kiefer Gesichtschir 10:148-54. 2006
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate the adhesion of thrombocytes to different collagenous hemostyptics in a new blood flow chamber...
  49. ncbi request reprint Influence of platform switching on crestal bone changes at non-submerged titanium implants: a histomorphometrical study in dogs
    Jurgen Becker
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 34:1089-96. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate histomorphometrically the influence of platform switching on crestal bone changes at non-submerged wide-body titanium implants in a dog model...
  50. doi request reprint Stability of crestal bone level at platform-switched non-submerged titanium implants: a histomorphometrical study in dogs
    Jurgen Becker
    Department of Oral Surgery, Westdeutsche Kieferklinik, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf D 40225, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 36:532-9. 2009
    ..To investigate the influence of platform switching on crestal bone level changes at non-submerged titanium implants over a period of 6 months...
  51. doi request reprint Use of a new cross-linked collagen membrane for the treatment of dehiscence-type defects at titanium implants: a prospective, randomized-controlled double-blinded clinical multicenter study
    Jurgen Becker
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Clin Oral Implants Res 20:742-9. 2009
    ....
  52. ncbi request reprint Biodegradation of differently cross-linked collagen membranes: an experimental study in the rat
    Daniel Rothamel
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, D 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Clin Oral Implants Res 16:369-78. 2005
    ....
  53. pmc Bone apposition to titanium implants biocoated with recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 (rhBMP-2). A pilot study in dogs
    Jurgen Becker
    Department of Oral Surgery, Westdeutsche Kieferklinik, Heinrich Heine University, 40225, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Clin Oral Investig 10:217-24. 2006
    ....
  54. ncbi request reprint Biocompatibility of various collagen membranes in cultures of human PDL fibroblasts and human osteoblast-like cells
    Daniel Rothamel
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Clin Oral Implants Res 15:443-9. 2004
    ..Within the limits of the present study, it was concluded that (i) BG, TD and OS promoted, and (ii) BM inhibited the attachment and proliferation of human PDL fibroblasts and human SaOs-2 osteoblasts...
  55. ncbi request reprint [Dimensional ridge alterations following tooth extraction. An experimental study in the dog]
    Daniel Rothamel
    Westdeutsche Kieferklinik, Heinrich Heine Universitat, Poliklinik für Zahnärztliche Chirurgie und Aufnahme, Moorenstr 5, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Mund Kiefer Gesichtschir 11:89-97. 2007
    ..05, paired T-test). Within the limits of the present study it was concluded that the application of polylactide-stabilized RT does not improve the dimensional ridge alterations after tooth extraction...
  56. ncbi request reprint Incidence and predictive factors for perforation of the maxillary antrum in operations to remove upper wisdom teeth: prospective multicentre study
    Daniel Rothamel
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Westdeutsche Kieferklinik, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 45:387-91. 2007
    ..Our aim was to evaluate the incidence of perforations of the sinuses and their related treatment after the removal of upper wisdom teeth depending on various anatomical and clinical variables...
  57. doi request reprint Potential of chemically modified hydrophilic surface characteristics to support tissue integration of titanium dental implants
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany de
    J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 88:544-57. 2009
    ..In conclusion, the present review has pointed to a potential of hydrophilic surface modifications to support tissue integration of titanium dental implants...
  58. ncbi request reprint Angiogenesis pattern of native and cross-linked collagen membranes: an immunohistochemical study in the rat
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Clin Oral Implants Res 17:403-9. 2006
    ..Within the limits of the present study, it may be concluded that pattern of transmembraneous angiogenesis markedly differs among the membranes investigated...
  59. ncbi request reprint In vivo effects of an Er:YAG laser, an ultrasonic system and scaling and root planing on the biocompatibility of periodontally diseased root surfaces in cultures of human PDL fibroblasts
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Lasers Surg Med 33:140-7. 2003
    ....
  60. ncbi request reprint Nonsurgical treatment of moderate and advanced periimplantitis lesions: a controlled clinical study
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Westdeutsche Kieferklinik, Heinrich Heine University, 40225, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Clin Oral Investig 10:279-88. 2006
    ..05, respectively). Although treatment of periimplantitis lesions with LAS resulted in a significantly higher BOP reduction than C, its effectiveness seemed to be limited to a period of 6 months, particularly at b- lesions...
  61. ncbi request reprint Clinical evaluation of an Er:YAG laser for nonsurgical treatment of peri-implantitis: a pilot study
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Westdeutsche Kieferklinik, D 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Clin Oral Implants Res 16:44-52. 2005
    ....
  62. ncbi request reprint Influence of plaque biofilm removal on reestablishment of the biocompatibility of contaminated titanium surfaces
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Biomed Mater Res A 77:437-44. 2006
    ..However, its removal alone might not be the crucial step in the reestablishment of the biocompatibility of titanium surfaces...
  63. ncbi request reprint Effects of an Er:YAG laser on mitochondrial activity of human osteosarcoma-derived osteoblasts in vitro
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Westdeutsche Kieferklinik, 40225, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Lasers Med Sci 19:37-40. 2004
    ....
  64. ncbi request reprint Clinical evaluation of an Er:YAG laser combined with scaling and root planing for non-surgical periodontal treatment. A controlled, prospective clinical study
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University of Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 30:26-34. 2003
    ....
  65. ncbi request reprint Periodontal treatment with an Er:YAG laser or scaling and root planing. A 2-year follow-up split-mouth study
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Helne University, Westdeutsche Kieferklinik, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Periodontol 74:590-6. 2003
    ..Therefore, the aim of the present study was to present the 2-year results following non-surgical periodontal treatment with an Er:YAG laser or scaling and root planing...
  66. ncbi request reprint [Treatment of periimplantitis with laser or ultrasound. A review of the literature]
    Frank Schwarz
    Poliklinik für Zahnärztliche Chirurgie und Aufnahme, Westdeutsche Kieferklinik, Heinrich Heine Universitat, Dusseldorf, Deutschland
    Schweiz Monatsschr Zahnmed 114:1228-35. 2004
    ....
  67. ncbi request reprint Cytologic and DNA-cytometric follow-up of oral leukoplakia after CO2- and Er:YAG-laser assisted ablation: a pilot study
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, Westdeutsche Kieferklinik, R 40225 Düsseldorf, Germany
    Lasers Surg Med 37:29-36. 2005
    ..The aim of the present pilot study was to determine therapeutic responses to Er:YAG- and CO(2)-laser ablation in patients with oral leukoplakia as evaluated by means of exfoliative cytology (EC) and DNA-image-cytometry (DNA-I)...
  68. ncbi request reprint In vivo and in vitro effects of an Er:YAG laser, a GaAlAs diode laser, and scaling and root planing on periodontally diseased root surfaces: a comparative histologic study
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral Surgery, Heinrich Heine University, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Lasers Surg Med 32:359-66. 2003
    ....
  69. ncbi request reprint [The use of Emdogain in periodontal and osseous regeneration]
    Anton Sculean
    Department of Periodontology, Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Schweiz Monatsschr Zahnmed 117:598-606. 2007
    ..The goal of the current overview is to present the clinical indications for regenerative therapy with EMD based on the existing evidence...
  70. ncbi request reprint Nine-year results following treatment of intrabony periodontal defects with an enamel matrix derivative: report of 26 cases
    Anton Sculean
    Department of Periodontology, Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 27:221-9. 2007
    ..8 +/- 2.3 mm at 1 year and to 7.0 +/- 1.9 mm at 9 years. No treated teeth were lost during the observation period. The clinical improvements obtained following treatment with EMD can be maintained over a period of 9 years...
  71. ncbi request reprint Effect of EDTA root conditioning on the healing of intrabony defects treated with an enamel matrix protein derivative
    Anton Sculean
    Department of Periodontology, Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Periodontol 77:1167-72. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the effect of root conditioning on the healing of intrabony defects treated with EMD...
  72. ncbi request reprint The application of an enamel matrix protein derivative (Emdogain) in regenerative periodontal therapy: a review
    Anton Sculean
    Department of Periodontology, Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Med Princ Pract 16:167-80. 2007
    ..This review aims to present an overview of evidence-based clinical indications for regenerative therapy with EMD...
  73. ncbi request reprint Five-year results following treatment of intrabony defects with enamel matrix proteins and guided tissue regeneration
    Anton Sculean
    Department of Conservative Dentistry and Periodontology, Section of Periodontology, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 31:545-9. 2004
    ..Aim: The aim of the present clinical study was to present the 5-year results following treatment of intrabony defects with EMD, GTR, combination of EMD and GTR, and open flap debridement (OFD)...
  74. ncbi request reprint Five-year results of a prospective, randomized, controlled study evaluating treatment of intra-bony defects with a natural bone mineral and GTR
    Anton Sculean
    Department of Periodontology, Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Clin Periodontol 34:72-7. 2007
    ..However, until now there are only very limited data on the long-term clinical results following this regenerative technique...
  75. ncbi request reprint Healing of intrabony defects following surgical treatment with or without an Er:YAG laser
    Anton Sculean
    Department of Conservative Dentistry and Periodontology, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 31:604-8. 2004
    ..The aim of this controlled, parallel design clinical study was to compare the healing of intrabony periodontal defects following treatment with access flap surgery with and without debridement with an Er:YAG laser...
  76. ncbi request reprint Healing of intrabony defects following treatment with an oily calcium hydroxide suspension (Osteoinductal). A controlled clinical study
    Stefan Ioan Stratul
    Department of Periodontology, Victor Babes University of Medicine, Timisoara, Romania
    Clin Oral Investig 10:55-60. 2006
    ....
  77. ncbi request reprint Five-year clinical and histologic results following treatment of human intrabony defects with an enamel matrix derivative combined with a natural bone mineral
    Anton Sculean
    Department of Periodontology, Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent 28:153-61. 2008
    ..Regenerative surgery with the combination of EMD + NBM may result in bone formation, and the obtained clinical results can be maintained over a period of 5 years...
  78. ncbi request reprint Anti-infective therapy with an Er:YAG laser: influence on peri-implant healing
    Anton Sculean
    Department of Periodontology, Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Expert Rev Med Devices 2:267-76. 2005
    ..The aim of this research update is to evaluate, based on the currently available evidence, the use of an Er:YAG laser for the treatment of peri-implant infections and to indicate its potential as a new treatment modality...
  79. ncbi request reprint Treatment of intrabony defects with an enamel matrix protein derivative or bioabsorbable membrane: an 8-year follow-up split-mouth study
    Anton Sculean
    Department of Periodontology, Radboud University Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Periodontol 77:1879-86. 2006
    ..Therefore, the aim of this study was to present the 8-year results of a prospective, controlled, split-mouth clinical study evaluating the treatment of intrabony defects with EMD or GTR...
  80. ncbi request reprint [Influence of an Er:YAG laser on the surface structure of titanium implants]
    Frank Schwarz
    Poliklinik für Zahnärztliche Chirurgie und Aufnahme Westdeutsche Kieferklinik Heinrich Heine Universität Universitätsklinikum Düsseldorf Moorenstr 5 40225 Düsseldorf
    Schweiz Monatsschr Zahnmed 113:660-71. 2003
    ..However, all samples of the test group revealed amounts of residual debris which should be taken into account under clinical conditions...
  81. ncbi request reprint Non-surgical periodontal treatment with a new ultrasonic device (Vector-ultrasonic system) or hand instruments
    Anton Sculean
    Department of Periodontology and Operative Dentistry, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 31:428-33. 2004
    ..The aim of this prospective, randomized, controlled clinical study was to compare the effectiveness of a newly developed ultrasonic device to that of scaling and root planing for non-surgical periodontal treatment...
  82. ncbi request reprint Periodontal treatment with an Er:YAG laser compared to ultrasonic instrumentation: a pilot study
    Anton Sculean
    Department of Conservative Dentistry and Periodontology, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany
    J Periodontol 75:966-73. 2004
    ..The aim of the present study was to compare the effectiveness of an Er:YAG laser to that of ultrasonic scaling for non-surgical periodontal treatment...
  83. ncbi request reprint Desensitizing effects of an Er:YAG laser on hypersensitive dentine
    Frank Schwarz
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 29:211-5. 2002
    ..The aim of the present study was to evaluate and compare the desensitizing effects of an Er:YAG laser (KEY II(R), KaVo, Germany) and Dentin Protector (Vivadent, Germany) on cervically exposed hypersensitive dentine...
  84. ncbi request reprint Healing of human intrabony defects following regenerative periodontal therapy with an enamel matrix protein derivative alone or combined with a bioactive glass. A controlled clinical study
    Anton Sculean
    Department of Periodontology and Biomaterials, Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Clin Periodontol 32:111-7. 2005
    ..The purpose of the present study was to compare clinically the treatment of deep intrabony defects with a combination of an enamel matrix protein derivative (EMD) and a bioactive glass (BG) to EMD alone...
  85. ncbi request reprint Photodynamic therapy as an adjunct to non-surgical periodontal treatment: a randomized, controlled clinical trial
    Nicos Christodoulides
    Department of Periodontology, Radboud University Medical Center, Philips van Leydenlaan 25, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Periodontol 79:1638-44. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical and microbiologic effects of the adjunctive use of PDT to non-surgical periodontal treatment...