PERIODONTOLOGY AND IMPLANTOLOGY
Learning outcomes of the course unit
At the end of the Course, students are required to possess:
1)Knowledge of osteointegrated implantology biological principles.
2)Clinical competence for implant diagnosis and treatment.
3)Ability to produce and critically interpret scientific papers, with particular reference to statistic methods.
Have taken the examinations of the previous years
Course contents summary
1.Treatment of furcation lesions:
. Access flap and odontoplasty
. Furcation lesion regeneration
. Root separation and resection
2.Regenerative surgical treatment
. Biological principles of regeneration
. Membranes and growth factors
. Guided tissue regeneration (GTR)
. Induced tissue regeneration (ITR)
3.Relationship between periodontal therapy and other dental treatments (conservative dentistry, endodontics, orthodontics,
4.Supporting periodontal therapy: medium- and long-term result maintenance
. Motivation and periodical motivational reinforcement
. Patient compliance
5.Historical overview of implantology and biological principles of osteointegration
6.Biology of peri-implantar soft tissues
7.Clinical and radiographic evaluation of residual teeth and of the edentulous crest.
8.Diagnosis and implant treatment plan of the oral cavity
9.Methods and systematics of osteointegrated implantology
10.Implant fitting surgical technique
11.Post-extraction alveolus healing
12.Immediate and delayed post-extraction implants
13.Principles and techniques of pre- and peri-implantation soft tissue reconstructive surgery
14.Principles and techniques of reconstructive bone surgery
15.Principles and techniques of pre- and peri-implantation guided bone regeneration (GBR)
16.Small and great maxillary sinus floor augmentation
17.Implant prosthetic principles and techniques
18.Delayed and immediate load
19.Perimplantitis etiology, pathogenesis, clinical manifestations and treatment
20.Medium and long term maintenance and prognosis for osteointegrated implants.
Wolf H. F., Rateitschak E. M., Rateitschak K. H.
Misch C. E.
L'odontoiatria implantare contemporanea
Antonio Delfino Editore, 2000