Nikalus P Lang

Summary

Affiliation: University of Basel
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Periodontal risk assessment (PRA) for patients in supportive periodontal therapy (SPT)
    Niklaus P Lang
    Department of Periodontology and Fixed Prosthodontics, University of Berne, School of Dental Medicine, Berne, Switzerland
    Oral Health Prev Dent 1:7-16. 2003
  2. doi request reprint One-year bacterial colonization patterns of Staphylococcus aureus and other bacteria at implants and adjacent teeth
    Giovanni E Salvi
    Department of Periodontology and Fixed Prosthodontics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 19:242-8. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Clinical research in implant dentistry: evaluation of implant-supported restorations, aesthetic and patient-reported outcomes
    Niklaus P Lang
    The University of Hong, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, Kong SAR, PR China
    J Clin Periodontol 39:133-8. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint [Comparison of undergraduate and continuing education in periodontology at Swiss universities at the turn of the century]
    Niklaus P Lang
    Zahnmedizinische Kliniken, Universitat Bern, Klinik für Parodontologie und Brückenprothetik, Bern
    Schweiz Monatsschr Zahnmed 113:510-8. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint An experimental gingivitis study to evaluate the clinical effects of a stannous fluoride dentifrice
    Niklaus P Lang
    University of Berne School of Dental Medicine, Berne, Switzerland
    Oral Health Prev Dent 2:369-76. 2004
  6. doi request reprint Periimplant diseases: where are we now?--Consensus of the Seventh European Workshop on Periodontology
    Niklaus P Lang
    Prince Phillip Dental Hospital, The University of Honk Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Clin Periodontol 38:178-81. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of the survival and complication rates of fixed partial dentures (FPDs) after an observation period of at least 5 years. II. Combined tooth--implant-supported FPDs
    Niklaus P Lang
    School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 15:643-53. 2004
  8. doi request reprint Do mucositis lesions around implants differ from gingivitis lesions around teeth?
    Niklaus P Lang
    Prince Philip Dental Hospital, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, PR China
    J Clin Periodontol 38:182-7. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Gingivitis as a risk factor in periodontal disease
    Niklaus P Lang
    Prince Philip Dental Hospital, Comprehensive Dental Care, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Clin Periodontol 36:3-8. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology and oral function associated with tooth loss and prosthetic dental restorations. Consensus report of Working Group I
    Nikalus P Lang
    School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 18:46-9. 2007

Detail Information

Publications83

  1. ncbi request reprint Periodontal risk assessment (PRA) for patients in supportive periodontal therapy (SPT)
    Niklaus P Lang
    Department of Periodontology and Fixed Prosthodontics, University of Berne, School of Dental Medicine, Berne, Switzerland
    Oral Health Prev Dent 1:7-16. 2003
    ..A functional diagram may help the clinician in determining the risk for disease progression on the subject level. This may be useful in customizing the frequency and content of SPT visits...
  2. doi request reprint One-year bacterial colonization patterns of Staphylococcus aureus and other bacteria at implants and adjacent teeth
    Giovanni E Salvi
    Department of Periodontology and Fixed Prosthodontics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 19:242-8. 2008
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Clinical research in implant dentistry: evaluation of implant-supported restorations, aesthetic and patient-reported outcomes
    Niklaus P Lang
    The University of Hong, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, Kong SAR, PR China
    J Clin Periodontol 39:133-8. 2012
    ..Finally, the third aspect discussed dealt with patient-reported outcome measures (PROMs). A detailed appraisal of the available methodology was presented...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Comparison of undergraduate and continuing education in periodontology at Swiss universities at the turn of the century]
    Niklaus P Lang
    Zahnmedizinische Kliniken, Universitat Bern, Klinik für Parodontologie und Brückenprothetik, Bern
    Schweiz Monatsschr Zahnmed 113:510-8. 2003
    ..It was evident that their professional knowledge was on a level which corresponded to the state of scientific evidence. However, there were differences between graduates from the different Swiss universities...
  5. ncbi request reprint An experimental gingivitis study to evaluate the clinical effects of a stannous fluoride dentifrice
    Niklaus P Lang
    University of Berne School of Dental Medicine, Berne, Switzerland
    Oral Health Prev Dent 2:369-76. 2004
    ..45% stannous fluoride dentifrice used as a slurry on dental biofilm formation and the development of gingivitis...
  6. doi request reprint Periimplant diseases: where are we now?--Consensus of the Seventh European Workshop on Periodontology
    Niklaus P Lang
    Prince Phillip Dental Hospital, The University of Honk Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China
    J Clin Periodontol 38:178-81. 2011
    ..Peri-implant diseases present in two forms - peri-implant mucositis and peri-implantitis...
  7. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of the survival and complication rates of fixed partial dentures (FPDs) after an observation period of at least 5 years. II. Combined tooth--implant-supported FPDs
    Niklaus P Lang
    School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 15:643-53. 2004
    ..The objective of this systematic review was to assess the 5- and 10-year survival of combined tooth-implant-supported fixed partial dentures (FPDs) and the incidence of biological and technical complications...
  8. doi request reprint Do mucositis lesions around implants differ from gingivitis lesions around teeth?
    Niklaus P Lang
    Prince Philip Dental Hospital, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, PR China
    J Clin Periodontol 38:182-7. 2011
    ..The purpose of this review was to compare peri-implant mucositis and gingivitis with respect to the pathogenesis aspects...
  9. doi request reprint Gingivitis as a risk factor in periodontal disease
    Niklaus P Lang
    Prince Philip Dental Hospital, Comprehensive Dental Care, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Clin Periodontol 36:3-8. 2009
    ..Dental plaque has been proven to initiate and promote gingival inflammation. Histologically, various stages of gingivitis may be characterized prior to progression of a lesion to periodontitis. Clinically, gingivitis is well recognized...
  10. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology and oral function associated with tooth loss and prosthetic dental restorations. Consensus report of Working Group I
    Nikalus P Lang
    School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 18:46-9. 2007
    ..Rather cross-sectional and repeated cross-sectional, as well as longitudinal cohort studies, were usually the evidence available...
  11. doi request reprint A systematic review of the effects of full-mouth debridement with and without antiseptics in patients with chronic periodontitis
    Niklaus P Lang
    School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    J Clin Periodontol 35:8-21. 2008
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  12. doi request reprint Early osseointegration to hydrophilic and hydrophobic implant surfaces in humans
    Niklaus P Lang
    Prince Philip Dental Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, SAR PR China
    Clin Oral Implants Res 22:349-56. 2011
    ..To evaluate the rate and degree of osseointegration at chemically modified moderately rough, hydrophilic (SLActive) and moderately rough, hydrophobic (SLA) implant surfaces during early phases of healing in a human model...
  13. ncbi request reprint Long-term results of supportive periodontal therapy (SPT) in HIV-seropositive and HIV-seronegative patients
    Dominik Hofer
    Department of Periodontology and Fixed Prosthodontics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Switzerland
    J Clin Periodontol 29:630-7. 2002
    ..The aim of the present study was to investigate the long-term results of periodontal supportive therapy in HIV-seropositive and HIV-seronegative patients...
  14. ncbi request reprint Maintenance of periodontal attachment levels in prosthetically treated patients with gingivitis or moderate chronic periodontitis 5-17 years post therapy
    Peter Moser
    Department of Periodontology and Fixed Prosthodontics, University of Berne, Switzerland
    J Clin Periodontol 29:531-9. 2002
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  15. ncbi request reprint Long-term implant prognosis in patients with and without a history of chronic periodontitis: a 10-year prospective cohort study of the ITI Dental Implant System
    Ioannis K Karoussis
    Department of Periodontology and Fixed Prosthodontics, University of Berne, School of Dental Medicine, Berne, Switzerland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 14:329-39. 2003
    ..The aim of this 10-year study was to compare the failure, success and complication rates between patients having lost their teeth due to periodontitis or other reasons...
  16. ncbi request reprint Influence of interleukin-1 gene polymorphism on the outcome of supportive periodontal therapy explored by a multi-factorial periodontal risk assessment model (PRA)
    G Rutger Persson
    School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Switzerland
    Oral Health Prev Dent 1:17-27. 2003
    ..Multi-factorial risk models have been proposed to enhance the ability to predict risk for the progression of treated chronic periodontitis...
  17. doi request reprint One-year outcomes of repeated adjunctive photodynamic therapy during periodontal maintenance: a proof-of-principle randomized-controlled clinical trial
    Martina Lulic
    Prince Philip Dental Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
    J Clin Periodontol 36:661-6. 2009
    ..Single photodynamic therapy (PDT) has been effective in initial periodontal therapy, but only improved bleeding on probing (BoP) in maintenance patients after a single use. Repeated PDT has not been addressed...
  18. doi request reprint Influence of residual pockets on progression of periodontitis and tooth loss: results after 11 years of maintenance
    Giedre Matuliene
    School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    J Clin Periodontol 35:685-95. 2008
    ..Limited evidence exists on the significance of residual probing pocket depth (PPD) as a predictive parameter for periodontal disease progression and tooth loss...
  19. ncbi request reprint Clinical course of chronic periodontitis. I. Role of gingivitis
    Marc Schätzle
    Department of Periodontology and Fixed Prosthodontics, University of Berne, School of Dental Medicine, Switzerland
    J Clin Periodontol 30:887-901. 2003
    ..On the basis of repeated examinations, the present report describes the influence of gingival inflammation on the initiation of periodontitis from 16 to 59 years of age...
  20. ncbi request reprint Clinical effects of interdental cleansing on supragingival biofilm formation and development of experimental gingivitis
    Giovanni E Salvi
    Department of Periodontology, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Oral Health Prev Dent 7:383-91. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study was to test the effects of interdental cleansing with dental floss on supragingival biofilm removal in natural dentition during a 3-week period of experimental biofilm accumulation...
  21. doi request reprint Effects of diabetes mellitus on periodontal and peri-implant conditions: update on associations and risks
    Giovanni E Salvi
    Department of Periodontology, School of Dental Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    J Clin Periodontol 35:398-409. 2008
    ..To review the evidence for the association between diabetes and periodontal and peri-implant conditions and the impact of periodontal therapy in subjects with diabetes...
  22. ncbi request reprint Influence of compliance and smoking habits on the outcomes of supportive periodontal therapy (SPT) in a private practice
    Christoph Rieder
    University of Berne School of Dental Medicine, Berne, Swotzerland
    Oral Health Prev Dent 2:89-94. 2004
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  23. ncbi request reprint Local antimicrobial therapy after initial periodontal treatment
    Giovanni E Salvi
    University of Berne, School of Dental Medicine, Berne, Switzerland
    J Clin Periodontol 29:540-50. 2002
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Periodontal attachment loss over 14 years in cleft lip, alveolus and palate (CLAP, CL, CP) subjects not enrolled in a supportive periodontal therapy program
    Giovanni E Salvi
    Department of Periodontology and Fixed Prosthodontics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    J Clin Periodontol 30:840-5. 2003
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Experimental gingivitis in cigarette smokers: a clinical and microbiological study
    Giovanni E Salvi
    Department of Periodontology and Fixed Prosthodontics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    J Clin Periodontol 32:441-7. 2005
    ..To assess clinical and microbiological changes during experimental gingivitis in cigarette smokers and non-smokers...
  26. ncbi request reprint Consensus statements and recommended clinical procedures regarding implant survival and complications
    Niklaus P Lang
    Department of Periodontology and Fixed Prosthodontics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Freiburgstrasse 7, CH 3010 Berne, Switzerland
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 19:150-4. 2004
  27. ncbi request reprint Periodontal conditions in Switzerland at the end of the 20th century
    Ernst Schürch
    University of Berne School of Dental Medicine, Berne, Switzerland
    Oral Health Prev Dent 2:359-68. 2004
    ..To epidemiologically assess the periodontal conditions of the adult population in Switzerland...
  28. ncbi request reprint Effect of a stannous fluoride dentifrice on the sulcular microbiota: a prospective cohort study in subjects with various levels of periodontal inflammation
    Supranee Benjasupattananan
    University of Berne, School of Dental Medicine, Berne, Switzerland
    Oral Health Prev Dent 3:263-72. 2005
    ..To assess the effects of an experimental 0.454% stannous fluoride (SnF2) dentifrice on the oral sulcular microbiota in patients with various stages of oral diseases using checkerboard DNA-DNA hybridization...
  29. ncbi request reprint Clinical course of chronic periodontitis. II. Incidence, characteristics and time of occurrence of the initial periodontal lesion
    Lisa J A Heitz-Mayfield
    Department of Periodontology and Fixed Prosthodontics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    J Clin Periodontol 30:902-8. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the initiation and progression of periodontal disease during adult life...
  30. ncbi request reprint Restoration margins in young adolescents: a clinical and radiographic study of Swiss Army recruits
    Patrick Kuonen
    Dental Services of the Swiss Army, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Oral Health Prev Dent 7:377-82. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study was to report the radiographical prevalence of overhanging fillings in a group of Swiss Army recruits in 2006 and to relate the dimensions of the overhangs to clinical parameters...
  31. ncbi request reprint Association between periodontal and peri-implant conditions: a 10-year prospective study
    Ioannis K Karoussis
    Department of Periodontology and Fixed Prosthodontics, University of Berne, School of Dental Medicine, Berne, Switzerland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 15:1-7. 2004
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Experimental gingivitis studies: effects of triclosan and triclosan-containing dentifrices on dental plaque and gingivitis in three-week randomized controlled clinical trials
    Niklaus P Lang
    School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Switzerland
    J Clin Dent 13:158-66. 2002
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Comparisons of bacterial patterns present at implant and tooth sites in subjects on supportive periodontal therapy. I. Impact of clinical variables, gender and smoking
    Mette R Agerbaek
    Department of Periodontology and Fixed Prosthodontics, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 17:18-24. 2006
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic parameters for monitoring peri-implant conditions
    Giovanni E Salvi
    Department of Periodontology and Fixed Prosthodontics, University of Berne, School of Dental Medicine, Berne, Switzerland
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 19:116-27. 2004
    ..To review the literature on clinical, radiographic, and biochemical parameters used for monitoring peri-implant conditions...
  35. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of the survival and complication rates of fixed partial dentures (FPDs) after an observation period of at least 5 years
    Bjarni E Pjetursson
    School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 15:625-42. 2004
    ..The objective of this systematic review was to assess the 5- and 10-year survival of implant supported fixed partial dentures (FPDs) and to describe the incidence of biological and technical complications...
  36. ncbi request reprint Clinical course of chronic periodontitis. III. Patterns, variations and risks of attachment loss
    Marc Schätzle
    Department of Periodontology and Fixed Prosthodontics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Switzerland
    J Clin Periodontol 30:909-18. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the rate of attachment loss during various stages of adult life in a well-maintained middle-class population...
  37. doi request reprint Pro-inflammatory biomarkers during experimental gingivitis in patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus: a proof-of-concept study
    Giovanni E Salvi
    Department of Periodontology, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    J Clin Periodontol 37:9-16. 2010
    ..To compare gingival crevicular fluid (GCF) biomarker levels and microbial distribution in plaque biofilm (SP) samples for subjects with type 1 diabetes (T1DM) versus healthy subjects without diabetes during experimental gingivitis (EG)...
  38. ncbi request reprint The clinical course of chronic periodontitis
    Marc Schätzle
    School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, CH 3010 Berne, Switzerland
    J Clin Periodontol 31:1122-7. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the long-term influence of gingival inflammation on tooth loss...
  39. ncbi request reprint Healing after standardized clinical probing of the perlimplant soft tissue seal: a histomorphometric study in dogs
    Thomas H Etter
    University of Berne School of Dental Medicine, Berne, Switzerland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 13:571-80. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the healing events in the periimplant mucosal tissues following standardized clinical probing...
  40. ncbi request reprint Measuring oral health-related quality-of-life using OHQoL-GE in periodontal patients presenting at the University of Berne, Switzerland
    Madeleine Aslund
    Department of Periodontology and Fixed Prosthodontics, University of Berne School of Dental Medicine, Berne, Switzerland
    Oral Health Prev Dent 6:191-7. 2008
    ....
  41. doi request reprint The effect of periodontal therapy on the survival rate and incidence of complications of multirooted teeth with furcation involvement after an observation period of at least 5 years: a systematic review
    Guy Huynh-Ba
    Division of Fixed Prosthodontics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    J Clin Periodontol 36:164-76. 2009
    ..To systematically review the survival rate and incidence of complications of furcation-involved multirooted teeth following periodontal therapy after at least 5 years...
  42. ncbi request reprint Comprehensive treatment concept in a young adult patient with severe periodontal disease: a case report
    Dominik Hofer
    Department of Periodontology and Fixed Prosthodontics, University of Berne, School of Dental Medicine, Switzerland
    Quintessence Int 33:567-78. 2002
    ..The long-term treatment result, however, can only be ensured with the full cooperation of the patient and consistent periodontal maintenance care...
  43. ncbi request reprint IL-1 gene polymorphism and smoking as risk factors for peri-implant bone loss in a well-maintained population
    Andreas Feloutzis
    Department of Periodontology, University of Berne, Switzerland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 14:10-7. 2003
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Periodontal conditions in Swiss army recruits: a comparative study between the years 1985, 1996 and 2006
    Beat Röthlisberger
    Dental Services of the Swiss Army, Switzerland School of Dental Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    J Clin Periodontol 34:860-6. 2007
    ..To compare the periodontal conditions of Swiss Army recruits in 2006 with those of previous surveys in 1996 and 1985...
  45. doi request reprint Complication and failure rates in patients treated for chronic periodontitis and restored with single crowns on teeth and/or implants
    Kurt Schmidlin
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 21:550-7. 2010
    ..To assess the biological and technical complication rates of single crowns on vital teeth (SC-V), endodontically treated teeth without post and core (SC-E), with a cast post and core (SC-PC) and on implants (SC-I)...
  46. ncbi request reprint Experimental gingivitis in type 1 diabetics: a controlled clinical and microbiological study
    Giovanni E Salvi
    School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    J Clin Periodontol 32:310-6. 2005
    ..To monitor clinical and microbiological changes during experimental gingivitis in type 1 diabetics and non-diabetics...
  47. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of the survival and complication rates of fixed partial dentures (FPDs) after an observation period of at least 5 years
    Bjarni E Pjetursson
    School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 15:667-76. 2004
    ..The objective of this systematic review was to assess the survival of cantilever fixed partial dentures (FPDs) and the incidence of biological and technical complications...
  48. ncbi request reprint Impact of IL-1 genotype and smoking status on the prognosis of osseointegrated implants
    Boris Gruica
    Department of Oral Surgery and Stomatology, School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 15:393-400. 2004
    ..This study evaluated the impact of the IL-1 genotype and smoking status on the prognosis and development of complications of osseointegrated implants...
  49. ncbi request reprint Ante's (1926) law revisited: a systematic review on survival rates and complications of fixed dental prostheses (FDPs) on severely reduced periodontal tissue support
    Martina Lulic
    Department of Periodontology and Fixed Prosthodontics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 18:63-72. 2007
    ..In subjects suffering from generalized severe periodontitis, only a few teeth may be treated and used as abutments for fixed dental prostheses (FDPs)...
  50. ncbi request reprint Comparison of survival and complication rates of tooth-supported fixed dental prostheses (FDPs) and implant-supported FDPs and single crowns (SCs)
    Bjarni E Pjetursson
    University of Berne School of Dental Medicine, Berne, Switzerland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 18:97-113. 2007
    ....
  51. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial therapy using a local drug delivery system (Arestin) in the treatment of peri-implantitis. I: Microbiological outcomes
    G Rutger Persson
    University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 17:386-93. 2006
    ..To assess the microbiological outcome of local administration of minocycline hydrochloride microspheres 1 mg (Arestin) in cases with peri-implantitis and with a follow-up period of 12 months...
  52. ncbi request reprint Patterns of tissue remodeling after placement of ITI dental implants using an osteotome technique: a longitudinal radiographic case cohort study
    Urs Bragger
    School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 15:158-66. 2004
    ..In addition to the linear measurements, the novel index may assist in assessing periapical remodeling at implants placed with an osteotome technique...
  53. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous or staged installation with guided bone augmentation of transmucosal titanium implants. A 3-year prospective cohort study
    Dorte Kaarup Christensen
    University of Berne, School of Dental Medicine, Berne, Switzerland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 14:680-6. 2003
    ..In general, crestal bone loss encountered in the present study corresponded very well with that reported following placement of the same implant system into nonaugmented bone...
  54. ncbi request reprint Effect of implant design on survival and success rates of titanium oral implants: a 10-year prospective cohort study of the ITI Dental Implant System
    Ioannis K Karoussis
    Department of Periodontology and Fixed Prosthetics, University of Berne, School of Dental Medicine, Berne, Switzerland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 15:8-17. 2004
    ..The aim of this 10-year study (observation time 8-12 years, mean: 10 years) was to compare the survival rates, success rates and incidences of biological complications using three different implant designs of the ITI Dental Implant System...
  55. ncbi request reprint Economic aspects of single-tooth replacement
    Urs Bragger
    Department of Periodontology and Fixed Prosthodontics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Bern, Freiburgstrasse 7, 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 16:335-41. 2005
    ..Especially in clinical situations with either non- or minimally restored teeth and sufficient bone, the implant reconstruction is to be recommended from an economical point of view...
  56. ncbi request reprint Microbial colonization patterns predict the outcomes of surgical treatment of intrabony defects
    Lisa Heitz-Mayfield
    Department of Periodontology and Fixed Prosthodontics, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    J Clin Periodontol 33:62-8. 2006
    ..To explore the impact of bacterial load and microbial colonization patterns on the clinical outcomes of periodontal surgery at deep intrabony defects...
  57. ncbi request reprint Host response modulation in the management of periodontal diseases
    Giovanni E Salvi
    University of Berne, School of Dental Medicine, Berne, Switzerland
    J Clin Periodontol 32:108-29. 2005
    ..To review the biological mechanisms and clinical utility of therapeutic modulation of the host response in the management of periodontal diseases...
  58. ncbi request reprint Early loading (2 or 6 weeks) of sandblasted and acid-etched (SLA) ITI implants in the posterior mandible. A 1-year randomized controlled clinical trial
    Giovanni E Salvi
    University of Berne, School of Dental Medicine, Berne, Switzerland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 15:142-9. 2004
    ..The aim of this 1-year prospective controlled clinical trial was to evaluate the effect of early loading of ITI solid screw titanium implants with a sandblasted and acid-etched (SLA) surface on clinical and radiographic parameters...
  59. ncbi request reprint Bacterial colonization immediately after installation on oral titanium implants
    Mirjam M Fürst
    Department of Periodontology and Fixed Prosthodontics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 18:501-8. 2007
    ..Information on bacterial colonization immediately after dental implant insertion is limited...
  60. ncbi request reprint Effects of enamel matrix proteins on tissue formation along the roots of human teeth
    Dieter D Bosshardt
    Department of Periodontology and Fixed Prosthodontics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    J Periodontal Res 40:158-67. 2005
    ..The aim of the present study was to characterize the tissues developing on the root surface following application of EMD...
  61. ncbi request reprint Does pregnancy have an impact on the subgingival microbiota?
    Laurence M Adriaens
    Department of Periodontology, Division of Oral Microbiology, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    J Periodontol 80:72-81. 2009
    ..We investigated clinical and subgingival microbiologic changes during pregnancy in 20 consecutive pregnant women > or =18 years not receiving dental care...
  62. ncbi request reprint Pattern of mineralization after regenerative periodontal therapy with enamel matrix proteins
    Dieter D Bosshardt
    Department of Periodontology and Fixed Prosthodontics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Eur J Oral Sci 114:225-31; discussion 254-6, 381-2. 2006
    ..The mineralization pattern mostly resembled that found in bone, except for a few areas that exhibited a hitherto undescribed mineralization pattern...
  63. doi request reprint A systematic review of the survival and complication rates of implant supported fixed dental prostheses with cantilever extensions after an observation period of at least 5 years
    Marco Aglietta
    University of Bern, School of Dental Medicine, Bern CH 3010, Switzerland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 20:441-51. 2009
    ....
  64. ncbi request reprint Comparison between panoramic and intra-oral radiographs for the assessment of alveolar bone levels in a periodontal maintenance population
    Rigmor E Persson
    School of Dental Medicine, University of Berne, Switzerland
    J Clin Periodontol 30:833-9. 2003
    ..Information about the agreement between intra-oral (I-O) and panoramic (OPG) radiographs is limited...
  65. ncbi request reprint Comparison of bacterial plaque samples from titanium implant and tooth surfaces by different methods
    Jeanne Gerber
    Department of Periodontology and Fixed Prosthodontics, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 17:1-7. 2006
    ..A combination of GCF and curette sampling methods might be the most representative sample method...
  66. ncbi request reprint Enamel matrix proteins in the regenerative therapy of deep intrabony defects
    Maurizio S Tonetti
    Department of Periodontology, Eastman Dental Institute, University College London, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 29:317-25. 2002
    ..This prospective multicentre randomized controlled clinical trial was designed to compare the clinical outcomes of papilla preservation flap surgery with or without the application of enamel matrix proteins (EMD)...
  67. ncbi request reprint Effect of mechanical and antiseptic therapy on peri-implant mucositis: an experimental study in monkeys
    Pedro M Trejo
    Department of Periodontics, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX 77030 3402, USA
    Clin Oral Implants Res 17:294-304. 2006
    ..This experiment was performed to evaluate clinically and histologically the effect of mechanical therapy with or without antiseptic therapy on peri-implant mucositis lesions in nine cynomolgus monkeys...
  68. ncbi request reprint Analysis of periodontal risk profiles in adults with or without a history of myocardial infarction
    Stefan Renvert
    Department of Health Sciences, Kristianstad University, Sweden
    J Clin Periodontol 31:19-24. 2004
    ..An association between periodontitis and cardiovascular diseases has been suggested...
  69. ncbi request reprint Perceived risk of deteriorating periodontal conditions
    G Rutger Persson
    Department of Periodontics and the Regional Clinical Dental Research Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Clin Periodontol 30:982-9. 2003
    ..Interpretation of risk for periodontitis is critical for treatment planning. How periodontists assess risk for periodontitis is unclear...
  70. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of the survival and complication rates of resin-bonded bridges after an observation period of at least 5 years
    Bjarni E Pjetursson
    Faculty of Odontology, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 19:131-41. 2008
    ..The objectives of this systematic review were to assess the 5-year survival of resin-bonded bridges (RBBs) and to describe the incidence of technical and biological complications...
  71. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of the survival and complication rates of fixed partial dentures (FPDs) after an observation period of at least 5 years
    Ken Tan
    National Dental Center, Singapore, Singapore
    Clin Oral Implants Res 15:654-66. 2004
    ..1% (95% CI: 47.7-85.2%). The 10-year risk for caries and periodontitis leading to FPD loss was 2.6% and 0.7%, respectively. The 10-year risk for loss of retention was 6.4%, for abutment fracture 2.1% and for material fractures 3.2%...
  72. ncbi request reprint Critical review of immediate implant loading
    Ricardo Gapski
    Department of Periodontics Prevention Geriatrics, School of Dentistry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1078, USA
    Clin Oral Implants Res 14:515-27. 2003
    ..review and analyze critically the current available literature in the field of immediate implant loading and (2). discuss, based on scientific evidence, factors that may influence this treatment modality...
  73. ncbi request reprint Osseointegration on implant surfaces previously contaminated with plaque. An experimental study in the dog
    Stavros G Kolonidis
    School of Dental Science, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 14:373-80. 2003
    ..In conclusion, The results demonstrate that osseointegration can occur to surfaces that were plaque contaminated and cleaned by different methods...
  74. ncbi request reprint Phylogenetic analysis of Prevotella nigrescens, Prevotella intermedia and Porphyromonas gingivalis clinical strains reveals a clear species clustering
    Peter Kuhnert
    Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Bern, Switzerland
    Int J Syst Evol Microbiol 52:1391-5. 2002
    ....
  75. ncbi request reprint Clinical outcomes following treatment of human intrabony defects with GTR/bone replacement material or access flap alone. A multicenter randomized controlled clinical trial
    Maurizio S Tonetti
    Department of Periodontology, Eastman Dental Institute, University College London, London, UK
    J Clin Periodontol 31:770-6. 2004
    ....
  76. ncbi request reprint [Reconstruction of a periodontally compromised dentition]
    Beat Röthlisberger
    Klinik für Parodontologie und Brückenprothetik, Zahnmedizinische Kliniken der Universität Bern
    Schweiz Monatsschr Zahnmed 117:1222-37. 2007
    ..Depending upon anatomical conditions several different reconstructions were used: conventional bridges, partly using a resected molar root, a solely implant-retained bridge and a combined implant-tooth-retained bridge...
  77. ncbi request reprint Proportional distribution of the red complex and its individual pathogens after sample storage using the checkerboard DNA-DNA hybridization technique
    Joannis Katsoulis
    Department of Periodontology and Fixed Prosthodontics, School of Dental Medicine, University of Bern, CH 3010 Bern, Switzerland
    J Clin Periodontol 32:628-33. 2005
    ..Information on the impact of sample storage prior to analysis by DNA methods is limited...
  78. ncbi request reprint Microbiological composition associated with interleukin-1 gene polymorphism in subjects undergoing supportive periodontal therapy
    Mette R Agerbaek
    Institute of Medical Microbiology and Immunology, University of Arhus, Arhus, Denmark
    J Periodontol 77:1397-402. 2006
    ..Interleukin-1 gene polymorphism (IL-1 gene) has been associated with periodontitis. The present study examined the subgingival microbiota by IL-1 gene status in subjects undergoing supportive periodontal therapy (SPT)...
  79. ncbi request reprint Validity and clinical significance of biomechanical testing of implant/bone interface
    Carlos Aparicio
    Clinica Aparicio, Barcelona, Spain
    Clin Oral Implants Res 17:2-7. 2006
    ..The aim of this paper was to review the clinical literature on the Resonance frequency analysis (RFA) and Periotest techniques in order to assess the validity and prognostic value of each technique to detect implants at risk for failure...
  80. ncbi request reprint Short-term effects of hygiene education for preschool (kindergarten) children: a clinical study
    Christoph A Ramseier
    Department of Periodontics and Oral Medicine, University of Michigan, 1011 N University Avenue, Ann Arbor, Ml 48109 1078, USA
    Oral Health Prev Dent 5:19-24. 2007
    ..To evaluate the outcomes of short (15 minutes) oral hygiene vs. hand hygiene education for preschool children 4 weeks after these interventions...
  81. ncbi request reprint What are the longevities of teeth and oral implants?
    Poul Holm-Pedersen
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Clin Oral Implants Res 18:15-9. 2007
    ..To analyse tooth loss and to evaluate the longevity of healthy teeth and teeth compromised by diseases and influenced by therapy as well as that of oral implants...
  82. ncbi request reprint Immediate loading of single SLA implants: drilling vs. osteotomes for the preparation of the implant site
    Andreas Stavropoulos
    Department of Periodontology and Oral Gerontology, Royal Dental College, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
    Clin Oral Implants Res 19:55-65. 2008
    ....
  83. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of the 5-year survival and complication rates of implant-supported single crowns
    Ronald E Jung
    Department of Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics and Dental Material Science, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Clin Oral Implants Res 19:119-30. 2008
    ..The objective of this systematic review was to assess the 5-year survival of implant-supported single crowns (SCs) and to describe the incidence of biological and technical complications...