Stefan Wolfart

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The randomized shortened dental arch study: oral health-related quality of life
    S Wolfart
    Department of Prosthodontics and Biomaterials, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen University, Pauwelsstrase 30, 52074, Aachen, Germany
    Clin Oral Investig 18:525-33. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Patient attendance in a recall program after prosthodontic rehabilitation: a 5-year follow-up
    Stefan Wolfart
    Department of Prosthodontics, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Int J Prosthodont 25:491-6. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Load-bearing capacity of all-ceramic posterior inlay-retained fixed dental prostheses
    Djamila Puschmann
    Department of Prosthodontics, Propaedeutics and Dental Materials, School of Dentistry, Christian Albrechts University of Kiel, Kiel, Germany
    Eur J Oral Sci 117:312-8. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Zirconia ceramic inlay-retained fixed dental prostheses - first clinical results with a new design
    Milia Abou Tara
    Department of Prosthodontics, Propaedeutics and Dental Materials, School of Dentistry, Christian Albrechts University at Kiel, Arnold Heller Str 16, 24105 Kiel, Germany
    J Dent 39:208-11. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Four-year clinical results of fixed dental prostheses with zirconia substructures (Cercon): end abutments vs. cantilever design
    Stefan Wolfart
    Department of Prosthodontics and Dental Materials, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Eur J Oral Sci 117:741-9. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Clinical results of lithium-disilicate crowns after up to 9 years of service
    Maren Gehrt
    Department of Prosthodontics, Implantology and Biomaterials, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen University, Pauwelsstr 30, 52074, Aachen, Germany
    Clin Oral Investig 17:275-84. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Implant-abutment interface design affects fatigue and fracture strength of implants
    Lars Steinebrunner
    Department of Prosthodontics, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Clin Oral Implants Res 19:1276-84. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint The effect of storage conditions, contamination modes and cleaning procedures on the resin bond strength to lithium disilicate ceramic
    Karsten Klosa
    Department of Prosthodontics, Propaedeutics and Dental Materials, School of Dentistry, Christian Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany
    J Adhes Dent 11:127-35. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Influence of preparation mode and depth on the fracture strength of zirconia ceramic abutments restored with lithium disilicate crowns
    Spiridon Oumvertos Koutayas
    Department of Prosthodontics, School of Dentistry, Albert Ludwig University, Freiburg, Germany
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 27:839-48. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Clinical evaluation of all-ceramic posterior three-unit FDPs made of In-Ceram Zirconia
    Stephanie Eschbach
    Department of Prosthodontics, Propaedeutics, and Dental Materials, School of Dentistry, Christian Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany
    Int J Prosthodont 22:490-2. 2009

Detail Information

Publications37

  1. doi request reprint The randomized shortened dental arch study: oral health-related quality of life
    S Wolfart
    Department of Prosthodontics and Biomaterials, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen University, Pauwelsstrase 30, 52074, Aachen, Germany
    Clin Oral Investig 18:525-33. 2014
    ..This multicenter randomized controlled trial aimed to investigate the OHRQoL for removable partial dental prostheses (RPDP) with molar replacement versus the SDA concept...
  2. ncbi request reprint Patient attendance in a recall program after prosthodontic rehabilitation: a 5-year follow-up
    Stefan Wolfart
    Department of Prosthodontics, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Int J Prosthodont 25:491-6. 2012
    ..This study evaluated the recall attendance and maintenance for a patient population after prosthodontic treatment in undergraduate student courses...
  3. doi request reprint Load-bearing capacity of all-ceramic posterior inlay-retained fixed dental prostheses
    Djamila Puschmann
    Department of Prosthodontics, Propaedeutics and Dental Materials, School of Dentistry, Christian Albrechts University of Kiel, Kiel, Germany
    Eur J Oral Sci 117:312-8. 2009
    ..A further reduction of the connector dimensions to 6 mm(2) results in a significant reduction of the load-bearing capacity...
  4. doi request reprint Zirconia ceramic inlay-retained fixed dental prostheses - first clinical results with a new design
    Milia Abou Tara
    Department of Prosthodontics, Propaedeutics and Dental Materials, School of Dentistry, Christian Albrechts University at Kiel, Arnold Heller Str 16, 24105 Kiel, Germany
    J Dent 39:208-11. 2011
    ..The purpose of this prospective study was to evaluate the clinical outcome of inlay-retained fixed dental prostheses (IRFDPs) with a new design made from a zirconia ceramic...
  5. doi request reprint Four-year clinical results of fixed dental prostheses with zirconia substructures (Cercon): end abutments vs. cantilever design
    Stefan Wolfart
    Department of Prosthodontics and Dental Materials, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Eur J Oral Sci 117:741-9. 2009
    ..For none of the analyses were significant differences found between both groups. After 4 yr the clinical outcome of three- to four-unit posterior FDPs with EAD and CD was promising...
  6. doi request reprint Clinical results of lithium-disilicate crowns after up to 9 years of service
    Maren Gehrt
    Department of Prosthodontics, Implantology and Biomaterials, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen University, Pauwelsstr 30, 52074, Aachen, Germany
    Clin Oral Investig 17:275-84. 2013
    ..The purpose of this prospective study was to evaluate the clinical outcome of anterior and posterior crowns made of a lithium-disilicate glass-ceramic framework material (IPS e.max Press, Ivoclar Vivadent)...
  7. doi request reprint Implant-abutment interface design affects fatigue and fracture strength of implants
    Lars Steinebrunner
    Department of Prosthodontics, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Clin Oral Implants Res 19:1276-84. 2008
    ..Failures of implant-abutment connections are relatively frequent clinical problems. The aim of this study was to evaluate the influence of long-term dynamic loading on the fracture strength of different implant-abutment connections...
  8. ncbi request reprint The effect of storage conditions, contamination modes and cleaning procedures on the resin bond strength to lithium disilicate ceramic
    Karsten Klosa
    Department of Prosthodontics, Propaedeutics and Dental Materials, School of Dentistry, Christian Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany
    J Adhes Dent 11:127-35. 2009
    ..The purpose of this in-vitro study was to evaluate the resin bond strength to pre-etched lithium disilicate ceramic using different cleaning methods after two contamination modes (saliva or saliva and silicone)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Influence of preparation mode and depth on the fracture strength of zirconia ceramic abutments restored with lithium disilicate crowns
    Spiridon Oumvertos Koutayas
    Department of Prosthodontics, School of Dentistry, Albert Ludwig University, Freiburg, Germany
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 27:839-48. 2012
    ..The purpose of the study was to evaluate the influence of the preparation mode and depth on the fracture strength of zirconia abutments restored with lithium disilicate crowns...
  10. ncbi request reprint Clinical evaluation of all-ceramic posterior three-unit FDPs made of In-Ceram Zirconia
    Stephanie Eschbach
    Department of Prosthodontics, Propaedeutics, and Dental Materials, School of Dentistry, Christian Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany
    Int J Prosthodont 22:490-2. 2009
    ..Results suggest that posterior three-unit all-ceramic FDPs made from In-Ceram Zirconia may be a viable prosthetic treatment option with an outcome comparable to metal-ceramic FDPs...
  11. ncbi request reprint Fracture strength of all-ceramic posterior inlay-retained fixed partial dentures
    Stefan Wolfart
    Department of Prosthodontics, Propaedeutics and Dental Materials, School of Dentistry, Christian Albrechts University at Kiel, Arnold Heller Str 16, 24105 Kiel, Germany
    Dent Mater 23:1513-20. 2007
    ....
  12. doi request reprint Retrievability of implant-retained crowns following cementation
    Christian Mehl
    Department of Prosthodontics, Propaedeutics and Dental Materials, Christian Albrechts University at Kiel, Keil, Germany
    Clin Oral Implants Res 19:1304-11. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the retrievability of cemented implant crowns using two different removal devices. The influence of five cement types and two cement application techniques was evaluated...
  13. doi request reprint Tensile bond strength of a so-called self-adhesive luting resin cement to dentin
    Simone Brunzel
    Department of Prosthodontics, Propaedeuticsand Dental Materials, Christian Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany
    J Adhes Dent 12:143-50. 2010
    ..The purpose of the study was to evaluate the bond strength and durability of a so-called self-adhesive resin luting cement to human dentin. In addition, the influence of a dentin adhesive system on the bond strength was tested...
  14. ncbi request reprint A preliminary prospective evaluation of all-ceramic crown-retained and inlay-retained fixed partial dentures
    Stefan Wolfart
    Department of Prosthodontics, Propaedeutics and Dental Materials, School of Dentistry, Christian Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany
    Int J Prosthodont 18:497-505. 2005
    ..The purpose of this preliminary prospective study was to evaluate the clinical outcome of crown-retained and inlay-retained fixed partial dentures (FPDs) made from a new lithium-disilicate glass-ceramic (IPS e.max Press, Ivoclar Vivadent)...
  15. ncbi request reprint A new design for all-ceramic inlay-retained fixed partial dentures: a report of 2 cases
    Stefan Wolfart
    Department of Prosthodontics, Propaedeutic and Dental Materials, School of Dentistry, Christian Albrechts University at Kiel, Kiel, Germany
    Quintessence Int 37:27-33. 2006
    ..However, adequate evidence of long-term safety and efficacy is required before this new design can be recommended for general clinical practice...
  16. ncbi request reprint Ten-year outcome of three-unit fixed dental prostheses made from monolithic lithium disilicate ceramic
    Matthias Kern
    Department of Prosthodontics, Propaedeutics and Dental Materials, School of Dentistry, Christian Albrechts University at Kiel, Kiel, Germany
    J Am Dent Assoc 143:234-40. 2012
    ..The authors conducted a prospective study to evaluate the long-term outcome of crown-retained fixed dental prostheses (FDPs) made from monolithic lithium disilicate ceramic (IPS e.max Press, Ivoclar Vivadent, Schaan, Liechtenstein)...
  17. doi request reprint Survival probability of zirconia-based fixed dental prostheses up to 5 yr: a systematic review of the literature
    Jaana Sophia Schley
    Department of Prosthodontics and Dental Materials, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Eur J Oral Sci 118:443-50. 2010
    ..However, an important improvement of the veneering systems is required, and for FDPs with more units in function, further randomized, controlled clinical trials are necessary...
  18. ncbi request reprint Influence of contamination on bonding to zirconia ceramic
    Bin Yang
    Department of Prosthodontics, Christian Albrechts University at Kiel, Arnold Heller Str 16, 24105 Kiel, Germany
    J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 81:283-90. 2007
    ..1) (p < 0.001), while no differences were found in TBS between groups AA and CL (p > 0.5). Contamination significantly reduced bond strengths to zirconia ceramic. Airborne-particle abrasion was the most effective cleaning method...
  19. doi request reprint Three-year clinical outcome of single implant-retained mandibular overdentures--results of preliminary prospective study
    Sonke Harder
    Department of Prosthodontics, Propaedeutics, and Dental Materials, Christian Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany
    J Dent 39:656-61. 2011
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint The central single implant in the edentulous mandible: improvement of function and quality of life. A report of 2 cases
    Stefan Wolfart
    Department of Prosthodontics, Propaedeutics, and Dental Materials, School of Dentistry, Christian Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany
    Quintessence Int 39:541-8. 2008
    ..Early clinical results are promising. However, before this method can be recommended for general clinical application, long- term clinical results are needed...
  21. ncbi request reprint Does the Oral Health Impact Profile questionnaire measure dental appearance?
    Christian Mehl
    Department of Prosthodontics, Propaedeutics, and Dental Materials, School of Dentistry, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein Campus Kiel, Germany
    Int J Prosthodont 22:87-93. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate whether there is a need to develop a new questionnaire measuring dental appearance or if this is already covered by the Oral Health Impact Profile (OHIP-49)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Assessment of dental appearance following changes in incisor proportions
    Stefan Wolfart
    Department of Prosthodontics, Propaedeutics and Dental Materials, School of Dentistry, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Christian Albrechts University at Kiel, Germany
    Eur J Oral Sci 113:159-65. 2005
    ..It was concluded that a most attractive 'golden range' could be identified for both the width-to-length ratios and the tooth-to-tooth proportions of the maxillary incisors...
  23. ncbi request reprint Retention forces and seating discrepancies of implant-retained castings after cementation
    Mona Wolfart
    Department of Prosthodontics, Propaedeutics and Dental Materials, Dental School, Christian Albrechts University at Kiel, Germany
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 21:519-25. 2006
    ..The purpose of this in vitro study was to evaluate the influence of cement type and application technique on seating discrepancies and retention forces of noble alloy castings cemented on titanium abutments...
  24. doi request reprint Clinical outcome of three-unit lithium-disilicate glass-ceramic fixed dental prostheses: up to 8 years results
    Stefan Wolfart
    Department of Prosthodontics and Dental Materials, RWTH Aachen University, Pauwelsstr 30, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Dent Mater 25:e63-71. 2009
    ..The purpose of this prospective study was to evaluate the clinical outcome of crown-retained fixed dental prostheses (FDPs) made from a lithium-disilicate glass-ceramic (IPS e.max Press, Ivoclar-Vivadent)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Durability of the resin bond strength to zirconia ceramic after using different surface conditioning methods
    Mona Wolfart
    Department of Prosthodontics, Propaedeutics and Dental Materials, Dental School, Christian Albrechts University at Kiel, Germany
    Dent Mater 23:45-50. 2007
    ..The purpose of this in vitro study was the evaluation of the bond strength and its durability of two composite resins to zirconia ceramic after using different surface conditioning methods...
  26. ncbi request reprint Osseointegration and clinical success of zirconia dental implants: a systematic review
    Hans J Wenz
    Department of Prosthodontics, Propaedeutics and Dental Materials, School of Dentistry, Christian Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany
    Int J Prosthodont 21:27-36. 2008
    ..A systematic search of the literature was performed to assess the clinical success of dental Y-TZP implants and whether the osseointegration of Y-TZP is comparable to that of titanium, the standard implant material...
  27. doi request reprint Patients' and dentists' perception of dental appearance
    Christian J Mehl
    Department of Prosthodontics, Propaedeutics and Dental Materials, Dental School, Christian Albrechts University at Kiel, Kiel, Germany
    Clin Oral Investig 15:193-9. 2011
    ..13-0.53, P > 0.05). When evaluating the influence of age, gender, and experience on rating dental appearance, no significant differences (P > 0.05) could be found...
  28. ncbi request reprint Inability to relate tooth forms to face shape and gender
    Stefan Wolfart
    Department of Prosthodontics, Propaedeutics and Dental Materials, School of Dentistry, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, D 24105 Kiel, Germany
    Eur J Oral Sci 112:471-6. 2004
    ..In addition it could be shown that the participants were not capable of determining a subject's gender from intraoral photographs alone...
  29. ncbi request reprint General well-being as an important co-factor of self-assessment of dental appearance
    Stefan Wolfart
    Department of Prosthodontics, Propaedeutics and Dental Materials, School of Dentistry, Christian Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany
    Int J Prosthodont 19:449-54. 2006
    ..This study aimed to correlate the general well-being of patients and their judgment about their dental appearance...
  30. ncbi request reprint In vitro evaluation of bacterial leakage along the implant-abutment interface of different implant systems
    Lars Steinebrunner
    Department of Prosthodontics, Propaedeutics and Dental Materials, Dental School, Christian Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 20:875-81. 2005
    ..Microbial leakage and colonization between implants and their abutments may cause inflammatory reactions in the peri-implant tissues. This study evaluated microbial leakage at the implant-abutment interface with a new in vitro model...
  31. doi request reprint Implant placement under existing removable dental prostheses and its effect on oral health-related quality of life
    Stefan Wolfart
    Medical Faculty, Department of Prosthodontics and Biomaterials, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Clin Oral Implants Res 24:1354-9. 2013
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Five-year clinical evaluation of all-ceramic posterior FDPs made of In-Ceram Zirconia
    Thomas Kern
    Department of Prosthodontics, Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Int J Prosthodont 25:622-4. 2012
    ..Posterior all-ceramic FDPs made of In-Ceram Zirconia appear to be a viable prosthetic treatment option to replace a missing tooth...
  33. ncbi request reprint Orthodontic extrusion with magnets: a case report
    Christian Mehl
    Department of Prosthodontics, Propaedeutics, and Dental Materials, School of Dentistry, Christian Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany
    Quintessence Int 39:371-9. 2008
    ..After considering esthetics and function, orthodontic extrusion with magnets might also be a viable alternative. In this report, a simplified method of orthodontic extrusion with magnets is presented...
  34. doi request reprint The clinical accuracy of single crowns exclusively fabricated by digital workflow--the comparison of two systems
    Petya K Brawek
    Department of Prosthodontics, Implantology and Biomaterials, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen University, Pauwelsstr 30, 52074, Aachen, Germany
    Clin Oral Investig 17:2119-25. 2013
    ..The purpose of the study was to compare the accuracy of crowns exclusively fabricated by the digital workflow of two systems. The null hypothesis stated was: Both systems do not differ with respect to marginal and internal accuracy...
  35. ncbi request reprint Assessment of dental appearance following changes in incisor angulation
    Stefan Wolfart
    Department of Prosthodontics, Propaedeutics and Dental Materials, School of Dentistry, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Germany
    Int J Prosthodont 17:150-4. 2004
    ..This study evaluated the assessment of attractiveness of standardized changes in incisor angulation of different tooth arrangements...
  36. ncbi request reprint Performance of ultrasonic devices for bone surgery and associated intraosseous temperature development
    Sonke Harder
    Department of Prosthodontics, Propaedeutics and Dental Materials, Christian Albrecths University at Kiel, Kiel, Germany
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 24:484-90. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate and to compare the bone-cutting performance and intraosseous temperature development of three modern ultrasonic devices for bone surgery (UDBS)...
  37. ncbi request reprint Clinical evaluation of marginal fit of a new experimental all-ceramic system before and after cementation
    Stefan Wolfart
    Department of Prosthodontics, Propaedeutics and Dental Materials, School of Dentistry, Christian Albrechts University, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Germany
    Int J Prosthodont 16:587-92. 2003
    ..The purpose of this in vivo study was to evaluate the marginal fit of inlay and crown abutments for fixed partial dentures (FPD) made from a new all-ceramic material...