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Verena Vermeulen | Switzerland
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Enough keratinized tissue even in the long run
Verena Vermeulen | Switzerland

Geistlich Mucograft® together with an apically repositioned flap can create new keratinized tissue of excellent quality and perfect texture and color match. This has been shown by many studies. What matters most for patients, though, is long-term stability. A group of clinicians led by Carlo Maiorana, Italy, investigated this topic.1

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5 clinicians and 5 questions
Dr. Rachel Schallhorn | United States

We selected renowned clinicians and asked them to answer five research related questions, sharing their points of view with fellow clinicians. 

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5 clinicians and 5 questions
Prof. Giuseppe Romito | Brazil

We selected renowned clinicians and asked them to answer five research related questions, sharing their points of view with fellow clinicians. 

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5 clinicians and 5 questions
Prof. Andreas Stavropoulos | Sweden

We selected renowned clinicians and asked them to answer five research related questions, sharing their points of view with fellow clinicians. 

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5 clinicians and 5 questions
Prof. Nikos Donos | United Kingdom

We selected renowned clinicians and asked them to answer five research related questions, sharing their points of view with fellow clinicians. 

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5 clinicians and 5 questions
Prof. Kristina Badalyan | Russia

We selected renowned clinicians and asked them to answer five research related questions, sharing their points of view with fellow clinicians. 

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Research that should influence clinical practice
Dr. Ulpee R. Darbar | United Kingdom

Systematic reviews, despite heterogeneity and standardization issues, can give the clinician a framework from which to assess and plan their patients, temporarily making up for the current lack of randomized controlled trials particularly in the fi eld of dental implantology. This article provides a short overview of key published systematic reviews and their relevance to the clinician.

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Geistlich Bio-Oss® Collagen to treat erratic healing
Dr. Giulia Cerino | Switzerland

How to deal with extraction sockets that do not show new bone formation after a normal healing period, but instead fill with connective tissue? A prospective, observational study investigates the effect of Ridge Preservation for this condition.1

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Photography in dentistry: Storing, modifying and publishing pictures
Dr. Pasquale Loiacono | Italy

Photography has become a valuable resource in daily dental practice, revolutionizing the way clinicians diagnose, treat and communicate with patients and colleagues. We gave he floor to the expert, Dr. Pasquale Loiacono, who shared tips and tricks for achieving a quality dental image.

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Photography in dentistry: Basic equipment, settings and accessories
Dr. Pasquale Loiacono | Italy

Photography has become a valuable resource in daily dental practice, revolutionizing the way clinicians diagnose, treat and communicate with patients and colleagues. We gave the floor to the expert, Dr. Pasquale Loiacono, who shared tips and tricks for achieving a quality dental image.

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A chat with Dr. Chen Bo
Dr. Giulia Cerino | Switzerland

We met Dr. Chen Bo, Peking University, China, during Osteology Barcelona. She shared with us her experience in bone regeneration plus some personal insights.

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The Pallid Marvel of Regeneration
Dr. Klaus Duffner | Germany

Axolotls are able to regenerate not only their limbs but also their eyes and even parts of their heart in just a few weeks. Now international scientists have succeeded in sequencing the salamander’s full genome.

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“I would fill the gap in any case”
Dr. Giulia Cerino | Switzerland

Prof. Jan Cosyn, Ghent University, has a lot of experience in the controversial field of timing of implant placement. During Osteology Barcelona, he sheds light on the question - Immediate implant placement: when is hard and soft tissue grafting indicated? 

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Wide infrabony defects: Stable results with Geistlich Bio-Oss® Collagen
Dr. Giulia Cerino | Switzerland

Long-term evidence on the clinical and radiographic outcome of regenerative periodontal therapy using minimally invasive surgery and Geistlich Bio-Oss® Collagen was still missing. A 5-year prospective study now fills the gap.1

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“Customized treatments are definitely beneficial”
Dr. Giulia Cerino | Switzerland

The number of possible treatments for bone augmentation is quite large. Which one is advisable to use and for what situation? How do new technologies work? We met Prof. Andy Temmerman, University of Leuven, during Osteology Barcelona and he gave us some insights into the topic.

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Simplicity and clarity are the keys to success
Dr. Giulia Cerino | Switzerland

Dr. Steven Eckert is Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Implants. We learnt from his experience, what makes a compelling research article.