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We believe that society must have access to comprehensive and proven information about dental medicine and oral health. That is the main pillar of our efforts at “New Dental” Foundation. We do our best to educate and increase people’s knowledge about the dental health culture, dental implants, the specific technological challenges, and the process of adequate decision making for the person’s stomatology decisions. To educate about such a complicated niche, we research the most up-to-date resources and share some of them with our community. Nevertheless, every educational article shared on this website is listed just with informational purpose. And we are not related or with the authors of the resources. In order to make the best decisions about your health – please connect with competent health professionals.

Effectiveness of implant therapy analyzed in a Swedish population

The interesting fact about this research is that it is conducted to a much greater scale than the typical research related to dental implants survival. The study reports about results assessed in a large and randomly selected patient sample. Its primary purpose of the study was to report the effectiveness of dental implants. The authors went all the way back to 2003 and gathered the records of 4 716 patients and 11 311 implants in total. According to the results, only 4,4% of the patients experienced early implants loss, and just 4,2% lost one or more implants at a later stage (they were examined 9 years later). Inside the study, additional information shows which individual factors increase the risk of dental implants loss.

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