After every visit to my dentist I promise myself to REALLY start flossing every day! But my life has changed after reading this article about building habits. I may have gotten it all wrong. Instead of setting the bar at a world record high, I should start setting smaller goals, which I'm more likely to achieve [...]
Results from a large independent study on peri-implantitis have shown there are substantial differences between implant systems and the occurrence of peri-implantitis, an inflammation around dental implants that leads to implant loss if not treated. Large retrospective study1 of dental implants in broad clinical setting: 427 patients, 1578 implants [...]
The ITI Online Academy – a groundbreaking e-learning platform that meets the needs of implant dentistry professionals
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The exceptionalism of teeth: As compared with bone, the human teeth are not subject to remodeling, in other words, continuous regeneration and degeneration. This resistance of our teeth to physiological restructuring processes is remarkable. The reason for this phenomenon can be found in the periodontium and the tooth cementum. The new scientific 3D film “Periodontal [...]
A lecture by David L. Cochran Aims Enamel matrix proteins have been clinically used for more than 2 decades and have been documented by vast clinical and preclinical research. Despite the broad biologic potential of enamel matrix proteins to stimulate various cell and tissue types into regenerative and tissue forming patterns, the potential of [...]
Find out more about the philosophy and features of the ITI Online Academy, the ITI's latest and most innovative education project to date! ITI President David Cochran and ITI Online Academy senior editor Charlotte Stilwell introduce you to the principles and features of the ITI’s groundbreaking education offering in a free congress lecture.
The ITI Online Academy is a groundbreaking e-learning platform built from the ground up by the International Team for Implantology (ITI) to meet the educational needs of implant dentistry professionals. It provides a unique user-centric approach that guides users at every level of experience through a continuously expanding, peer-reviewed implant dentistry curriculum. Visit the ITI [...]
Implant dimensions have been in the focus of clinical discussions in the last years. Hardware modifycations with modern alloys like Roxolid and modified implant neck design have led to increased interest in this topic. Especially the possible reduction of the rate of augmentations is of high interest and might reduce patient morbidity and costs. This [...]