edentulous jaw

Summary

Summary: The total absence of teeth from either the mandible or the maxilla, but not both. Total absence of teeth from both is MOUTH, EDENTULOUS. Partial absence of teeth in either is JAW, EDENTULOUS, PARTIALLY.

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  1. Eliasson A, Wennerberg A, Johansson A, Ortorp A, Jemt T. The precision of fit of milled titanium implant frameworks (I-Bridge) in the edentulous jaw. Clin Implant Dent Relat Res. 2010;12:81-90 pubmed publisher
    ..New computer numeric controlled (CNC)-milled frameworks for implant-supported prostheses have been introduced. However, no data are available on the precision of fit of these new frameworks...
  2. Capelli M, Zuffetti F, Del Fabbro M, Testori T. Immediate rehabilitation of the completely edentulous jaw with fixed prostheses supported by either upright or tilted implants: a multicenter clinical study. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2007;22:639-44 pubmed
  3. Widmann G, Keiler M, Zangerl A, Stoffner R, Longato S, Bale R, et al. Computer-assisted surgery in the edentulous jaw based on 3 fixed intraoral reference points. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2010;68:1140-7 pubmed publisher
    ..The purpose was to determine the in vitro registration and targeting accuracy for surgical navigation in the edentulous jaw based on 3 fixed intraoral reference points.
  4. Widmann G, Zangerl A, Keiler M, Stoffner R, Bale R, Puelacher W. Flapless implant surgery in the edentulous jaw based on three fixed intraoral reference points and image-guided surgical templates: accuracy in human cadavers. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2010;21:835-41 pubmed publisher
  5. Polland K, Munro S, Reford G, Lockhart A, Logan G, Brocklebank L, et al. The mandibular canal of the edentulous jaw. Clin Anat. 2001;14:445-52 pubmed
    ..Medial to the mental foramen, the nerves were frequently in the form of small bundles in the marrow. Any incisive canal was ill-defined and neurovascular bundles, when present, ran through a labyrinth of intertrabecular spaces...
  6. Jemt T, Back T, Petersson A. Precision of CNC-milled titanium frameworks for implant treatment in the edentulous jaw. Int J Prosthodont. 1999;12:209-15 pubmed
  7. Testori T, Meltzer A, Del Fabbro M, Zuffetti F, Troiano M, Francetti L, et al. Immediate occlusal loading of Osseotite implants in the lower edentulous jaw. A multicenter prospective study. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2004;15:278-84 pubmed
  8. Penarrocha M, Carrillo C, Boronat A, Penarrocha M. Maximum use of the anterior maxillary buttress in severe maxillary atrophy with tilted, palatally positioned implants: a preliminary study. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2010;25:813-20 pubmed
    ..To evaluate an alternative treatment for rehabilitation of the atrophic maxilla with palatal and tilted implants and to assess patient satisfaction with the results...
  9. Sohn D, Lee H, Heo J, Moon J, Park I, Romanos G. Immediate and delayed lateral ridge expansion technique in the atrophic posterior mandibular ridge. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2010;68:2283-90 pubmed publisher
    ..The present study reports the clinical results of a surgical technique that expands a narrow mandibular ridge using an immediate and a delayed lateral expansion technique...

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  1. Mazzonetto R, Kluppel L, Neto H, Chessa J, Nascimento F. Reconstruction of severely resorbed maxilla with biodegradable polylactide screws: case series. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2010;25:821-5 pubmed
    ..The present study was designed to compare and evaluate the effectiveness of titanium screws and absorbable fixation systems for the fixation of autogenous onlay bone grafts in maxillary reconstruction...
  2. Ulm C, Tepper G, Blahout R, Rausch Fan X, Hienz S, Matejka M. Characteristic features of trabecular bone in edentulous mandibles. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2009;20:594-600 pubmed
    ..Therefore, the present study aimed to describe the trabecular bone structure of edentulous mandibles...
  3. Borges A, Dias Pereira L, Thomé G, Melo A, de Mattias Sartori I. Prostheses removal for suture removal after immediate load: success of implants. Clin Implant Dent Relat Res. 2010;12:244-8 pubmed publisher
    ..We describe a technique for fabricating effective definitive prostheses passively fitted to facilitate immediate load in edentulous patients...
  4. Verdonck H, Meijer G, Kessler P, Nieman F, de Baat C, Stoelinga P. Assessment of bone vascularity in the anterior mandible using laser Doppler flowmetry. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2009;20:140-4 pubmed publisher
  5. Toscano N, Holtzclaw D, Rosen P. The effect of piezoelectric use on open sinus lift perforation: a retrospective evaluation of 56 consecutively treated cases from private practices. J Periodontol. 2010;81:167-71 pubmed publisher
  6. Madsen M, Haug R, Christensen B, Aldridge E. Management of atrophic mandible fractures. Oral Maxillofac Surg Clin North Am. 2009;21:175-83, v pubmed publisher
    ..A number of techniques have been employed to treat this injury. This article reviews the more common modalities and presents updates on accepted surgical treatments...
  7. Gallucci G, Doughtie C, Hwang J, Fiorellini J, Weber H. Five-year results of fixed implant-supported rehabilitations with distal cantilevers for the edentulous mandible. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2009;20:601-7 pubmed publisher
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the survival rate, success rate and primary complications associated with mandibular fixed implant-supported rehabilitations with distal cantilevers over 5 years of function...
  8. Roe P, Kan J, Rungcharassaeng K, Lozada J, Kleinman A, Goodacre C, et al. Immediate loading of unsplinted implants in the anterior mandible for overdentures: a case series. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2010;25:1028-35 pubmed
    ..This case series evaluated the implant success rate and peri-implant tissue response of immediately loaded unsplinted implants retaining a mandibular overdenture...
  9. Kerstein R. T-scan III applications in mixed arch and complete arch, implant -supported prosthodontics. Dent Implantol Update. 2008;19:49-53 pubmed
  10. Adell R, Svensson B, Bågenholm T. Dental rehabilitation in 101 primarily reconstructed jaws after segmental resections--possibilities and problems. An 18-year study. J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 2008;36:395-402 pubmed publisher
    ..To evaluate the possibility of providing every patient with dental rehabilitation after segmental resections and primary jaw reconstructions...
  11. Penn M, Grossmann Y, Shifman A, Taicher S. Implant-retained feeding aid prosthesis for a patient following total glossectomy and laryngectomy: a clinical report. J Prosthet Dent. 2007;97:261-5 pubmed
    ..The prosthesis was designed as an implant-retained overdenture with a lingual metal plate to facilitate food introduction into the oropharynx. This treatment improved mastication, appearance, and the quality of the patient's social life...
  12. Wong N, Huffer Charchut H, Sarment D. Computer-aided design/computer-aided manufacturing surgical guidance for placement of dental implants: case report. Implant Dent. 2007;16:123-30 pubmed
    ..This report presents the method and, for the first time, illustrates it with a fully edentulous advanced clinical case. Resulting clinical benefits over traditional procedures are discussed...
  13. Caruso G, Cattaneo A. Removable prosthesis supported by implants according to the Cagliari modified conometry technique: case report. Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent. 2007;27:259-65 pubmed
    ..The stability of this type of prosthesis results in psychologic comfort and masticatory performance similar to that of a fixed prosthesis but with the hygiene, esthetics, and lower expense of an overdenture...
  14. Cheng A, Tee Khin N, Siew Luen C, Lee H, Wee A. The management of a severely resorbed edentulous maxilla using a bone graft and a CAD/CAM-guided immediately loaded definitive implant prosthesis: a clinical report. J Prosthet Dent. 2008;99:85-90 pubmed publisher
    ..A prefabricated definitive implant-supported fixed complete denture was connected immediately after implant placement using a CAD/CAM-guided surgical implant placement protocol...
  15. Mozzati M, Monfrin S, Pedretti G, Schierano G, Bassi F. Immediate loading of maxillary fixed prostheses retained by zygomatic and conventional implants: 24-month preliminary data for a series of clinical case reports. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2008;23:308-14 pubmed
    ..To evaluate the success rate of immediately loaded conventional implants placed in the premaxilla in association with 2 zygomatic implants...
  16. Uludag B, Sahin V, Celik G. Fabrication of a maxillary implant-supported overdenture retained by two cemented bars: a clinical report. J Prosthet Dent. 2007;97:249-51 pubmed
    ..This report describes the fabrication of a cemented bar design for use in situations when the components of the implant system are inadequate for fabrication of a screw-retained bar...
  17. Spyropoulou P, Razzoog M, Sierraalta M. A technique for indirect fabrication of a complete-arch, implant-supported, fixed provisional restoration from a radiographic template. J Prosthet Dent. 2010;104:199-203 pubmed publisher
    ..This technique is an easy and time-saving procedure to fabricate an interim prosthesis for immediate or delayed loading of implants...
  18. Bidra A, Agar J. A classification system of patients for esthetic fixed implant-supported prostheses in the edentulous maxilla. Compend Contin Educ Dent. 2010;31:366-8, 370, 372-4 passim pubmed
    ..The proposed classification system has been based on an analysis of various successfully treated patients with a minimum follow-up period of 2 years...
  19. Karl M, Graef F, Heckmann S, Taylor T. A methodology to study the effects of prosthesis misfit over time: an in vivo model. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2009;24:689-94 pubmed
    ..Passive fit of implant-supported superstructures cannot currently be achieved. The aim of this investigation was to create a methodology that can be used to study the effects of prosthesis misfit in humans...
  20. Reshad M, Cascione D, Aalam A. Fabrication of the mandibular implant-supported fixed restoration using CAD/CAM technology: a clinical report. J Prosthet Dent. 2009;102:271-8 pubmed publisher
    ..An alternative method for fabricating a mandibular implant-supported fixed restoration using CAD/CAM technology is described...
  21. Critchlow S, Ellis J. Prognostic indicators for conventional complete denture therapy: a review of the literature. J Dent. 2010;38:2-9 pubmed publisher
    ..To review the current literature on prognostic indicators for conventional complete denture therapy...
  22. Krennmair G, Krainhöfner M, Piehslinger E. Implant-supported mandibular overdentures retained with a milled bar: a retrospective study. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2007;22:987-94 pubmed
    ..The aim of this retrospective study was to evaluate implant survival rate, peri-implant conditions, and prosthodontic maintenance for implant-supported mandibular overdentures rigidly retained with a milled bar...
  23. Slagter K, Raghoebar G, Vissink A. Osteoporosis and edentulous jaws. Int J Prosthodont. 2008;21:19-26 pubmed
    ..To investigate the influence of (1) osteoporosis on resorption of edentulous and (2) whether osteoporosis enhances implant loss...
  24. Van Assche N, Jacobs R, Coucke W, van Steenberghe D, Quirynen M. Radiographic detection of artificial intra-bony defects in the edentulous area. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2009;20:273-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Since intra-bony pathologies might jeopardize implant outcome, their preoperative detection is crucial...
  25. Stoker G, Wismeijer D. [Prosthetic dilemmas. Immediate versus conventional loading of implants in the edentulous mandible]. Ned Tijdschr Tandheelkd. 2008;115:589-95 pubmed
    ..Because of newly developed treatment concepts delayed loading no longer has to be an automatic choice...
  26. Collaert B, De Bruyn H. Immediate functional loading of TiOblast dental implants in full-arch edentulous maxillae: a 3-year prospective study. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2008;19:1254-60 pubmed publisher
    ..For the complete restoration of the maxilla, acceptable long-term clinical follow-up is lacking or based on case reports rather than on prospective studies...
  27. Uludag B, Sahin V, Celik G. Technical tips for constructing a maxillary implant-supported overdenture by using a double-impression technique. J Oral Implantol. 2008;34:142-4 pubmed publisher
    ..Functional loads should be optimally distributed to the mucosa and the abutments. This article describes a functional double-impression technique for fabricating a maxillary implant-supported overdenture...
  28. Bilhan H. An alternative method to treat a case with severe maxillary atrophy by the use of angled implants instead of complicated augmentation procedures: a case report. J Oral Implantol. 2008;34:47-51 pubmed publisher
    ..Although further follow-up and higher case numbers will give more information about this treatment modality, the actual result is encouraging and can be recommended for similar cases...
  29. Stanford C, Guckes A, Fete M, Srun S, Richter M. Perceptions of outcomes of implant therapy in patients with ectodermal dysplasia syndromes. Int J Prosthodont. 2008;21:195-200 pubmed
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate patient-specific outcomes and satisfaction using dental implants in a population affected with ectodermal dysplasia...
  30. Rothamel D, Schwarz F, Herten M, Ferrari D, Mischkowski R, Sager M, et al. Vertical ridge augmentation using xenogenous bone blocks: a histomorphometric study in dogs. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2009;24:243-50 pubmed
  31. Muller K, MORAIS J, Feine J. Nutritional and anthropometric analysis of edentulous patients wearing implant overdentures or conventional dentures. Braz Dent J. 2008;19:145-50 pubmed
    ..05), but no significant difference was found for dietary intake (p>0.05). Although the CD wearers reported having more difficulty in chewing hard foods, both groups appeared to have a similar nutritional status...
  32. Abreu A, Levy D, Rodriguez E, Rivera I. Oral rehabilitation of a patient with complete unilateral cleft lip and palate using an implant-retained speech-aid prosthesis: clinical report. Cleft Palate Craniofac J. 2007;44:673-7 pubmed publisher
    ..To report the oral rehabilitation of velopharyngeal insufficiency due to a congenital anatomic defect using an implant-retained speech-aid prosthesis...
  33. Nothdurft F, Propson M, Spitzer W, Pospiech P. [Implant-borne prosthesis for an edentulous maxilla with a large maxillectomy defect--a step-wise therapy concept]. Schweiz Monatsschr Zahnmed. 2008;118:827-42 pubmed
    ..The definitive restoration was retained by a bar splinting four implants in the residual alveolar ridge and a special retentive anchoring abutment on two implants in the os zygomaticum...
  34. Minoretti R, Triaca A, Saulacic N. The use of extraoral implants for distal-extension removable dentures: a clinical evaluation up to 8 years. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2009;24:1129-37 pubmed
    ..This retrospective study reports the clinical outcome following placement of extraoral implants in severely resorbed posterior ridges to support distal-extension removable dentures...
  35. Kimoto S, Kimoto K, Gunji A, Kawai Y, Murakami H, Tanaka K, et al. Effects of resilient denture liner in mandibular complete denture on the satisfaction ratings of patients at the first appointment following denture delivery. Nihon Hotetsu Shika Gakkai Zasshi. 2008;52:160-6 pubmed
  36. Small B. Immediately loaded fixed hybrid prosthesis on a completely edentulous mandible: a case report using an indirect technique. Gen Dent. 2007;55:647-55 pubmed
    ..This article describes a case in which a provisional mandibular fixed hybrid prosthesis was placed within 24 hours of implant placement, followed by a final denture after complete osseointegration of all implants...
  37. Trombelli L, Farina R, Marzola A, Itro A, Calura G. GBR and autogenous cortical bone particulate by bone scraper for alveolar ridge augmentation: a 2-case report. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2008;23:111-6 pubmed
    ..Sparse particles of grafted bone were evident in direct contact with the regenerated bone. Marrow spaces showed a normal stromal component with limited grafted particles...
  38. Klein M, Grotz K, Manefeld B, Kann P, Al Nawas B. Ultrasound transmission velocity for noninvasive evaluation of jaw bone quality in vivo before dental implantation. Ultrasound Med Biol. 2008;34:1966-71 pubmed publisher
    ..Assessment of alveolar-ridge UTV might offer the possibility to identify critical bone quality before implantation or to monitor bone healing (mineralization) after augmentation procedures...
  39. Nickenig H, Eitner S. Reliability of implant placement after virtual planning of implant positions using cone beam CT data and surgical (guide) templates. J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 2007;35:207-11 pubmed
    ..We assessed the reliability of implant placement after virtual planning of implant positions using cone-beam CT data and surgical guide templates...
  40. Teubner E, Rohner D, Deak A, Lorenzon A, Marinello C. [Navigated implant placement using a bone supported CT-guided surgical template. Case report]. Schweiz Monatsschr Zahnmed. 2009;119:1211-34 pubmed
    ..Implant fixed complete dentures in the maxilla and mandible were planned. In the maxilla implants were inserted with the aid of a conventional surgical template. In the mandible a bone supported CT-guided surgical template was used...
  41. Cuesta Gil M, Bucci T, Duarte Ruiz B, Riba García F. Reconstruction of the severely atrophic mandible using autologous calvarial bone graft: an " inverted sandwich" graft technique and dental rehabilitation with fixed implant-supported prostheses. J Craniomaxillofac Surg. 2010;38:379-84 pubmed publisher
    ..After 8 years, the denture remains stable on the implants and no bony changes have been noted. This technique is an efficient option for treating patients with a severe mandibular atrophy...
  42. Meijer H, Raghoebar G, Wismeijer D, ten Bruggenkate C. [Recommendations in oral implantology]. Ned Tijdschr Tandheelkd. 2008;115:481-8 pubmed
    ..The recommendations are also related to diagnostics and aftercare...
  43. Lee J, Chen J, Lee H, Chang H, Chen H, Yang Y, et al. Improved denture retention in patients with retracted tongues. J Am Dent Assoc. 2009;140:987-91 pubmed
    ..The authors studied whether retention could be improved if patients moved their tongues from a retracted resting position to an ideal resting position...
  44. Balshi S, Wolfinger G, Balshi T. A retrospective analysis of 110 zygomatic implants in a single-stage immediate loading protocol. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2009;24:335-41 pubmed
    ..This clinical study using a specific technique was carried out to determine the clinical effectiveness of zygomatic implants under an immediate loading protocol...
  45. Fenlon M, Glick S, Sherriff M. An audit of letters of referral to a prosthodontic department in a dental teaching hospital. Eur J Prosthodont Restor Dent. 2008;16:128-31 pubmed
    ..However a re-audit in May 2007 showed that 9% of letters met all five criteria and 15% met none of them. A need has been identifiedfor better referral letters and ways of achieving this were discussed...
  46. Gallucci G, Morton D, Weber H. Loading protocols for dental implants in edentulous patients. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2009;24 Suppl:132-46 pubmed
    ..The objective of this systematic review was to present the current scientific and clinical evidence related to implant-supported rehabilitations for the edentulous mandible and maxilla...
  47. Roberts J, Roberts M. Practical applications of a computed tomography system for predictable implant placement. Pract Proced Aesthet Dent. 2008;20:372-6 pubmed
  48. Cillo J, Theodotou N, Samuels M, Krajekian J. The tent pole splint: a bone-supported stereolithographic surgical splint for the soft tissue matrix expansion graft procedure. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2010;68:1365-70 pubmed publisher
  49. Devlin H, Horner K. A study to assess the relative influence of age and edentulousness upon mandibular bone mineral density in female subjects. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod. 2007;104:117-21 pubmed
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the relative influence of age and edentulousness upon mandibular bone mineral density (BMD) in a sample of dentate and edentulous female subjects...
  50. Jaspers G, Witjes M, van den Dungen J, Reintsema H, Zeebregts C. Mandibular subluxation for distal internal carotid artery exposure in edentulous patients. J Vasc Surg. 2009;50:1519-22 pubmed publisher
    ..This method gives rise to an additional exposure of 15 to 20 mm of the ICA...
  51. Friberg B, Raghoebar G, Grunert I, Hobkirk J, Tepper G. A 5-year prospective multicenter study on 1-stage smooth-surface Brånemark System implants with early loading in edentulous mandibles. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2008;23:481-6 pubmed
  52. Abbo B. Fixed complete denture using implants and computer-guided technology. Dent Today. 2009;28:88, 90, 92-3 pubmed
    ..This enabled the fabrication of a fixed complete denture prior to the surgical procedure with the insertion of the prosthesis immediately after the surgery was performed...
  53. Korfage A, Schoen P, Raghoebar G, Roodenburg J, Vissink A, Reintsema H. Benefits of dental implants installed during ablative tumour surgery in oral cancer patients: a prospective 5-year clinical trial. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2010;21:971-9 pubmed publisher
    ..This prospective study assessed treatment outcome and patient satisfaction of oral cancer patients with a mandibular overdenture on implants up to 5 years after treatment...