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Fifty-nine dental implants were placed in the lower back jaw of 40 volunteers.  These implants were followed for 12 months after implant loading.  All implants placed in the study were asymptomatic and fully integrated without complications at the 12-month follow-up.  The use of dental implants was found to be a good, reasonable, predictable and well tolerated treatment.

The Success of Endosseous implants in HIV positive patients receiving Antiretroviral Therapy.

Oliveira, et al JADA142(7) Sept 2011


Frequent comsumption of fatty foods and infrequent consumption of vegetables were associated with increased risk of periodontitis in overweight students, but in the underweight and normal weight students, eating habits had little effect on periodontal condition.

(Relationship between Eating Habits and Periodontal Condition in University Students. Tomofugi, T, et al. J. Periodontology Vol.82 No.12 Dec 2011


          “Spread the Word, Periodontal Care is for Everyone.”  

The American Academy of Periodontology. Pamphlet 2000


        “AAP News” . The American Academy of Periodontology.  Volume 32, Number 10, October 1997 - The AAP is a 7,000 member organization of dentists specializing in the prevention, diagnosis, treatment of tissues surrounding the teeth, and in the placement of dental implants.


“Periodontal Management of Patients with Cardiovascular Diseases.” The Research, Science, and Therapy Committee of the American Academy of Periodontology. Informational Paper. Volume 67, Number 6, June 1996


      “Epidemiology of Periodontal Diseases.” The Research, Science, and Therapy Committee of The American Academy of Periodontology. Volume 67, Number 9, September 1996.  


“Research has shown that there is a ten percent prevalence of bisphosphonate  induced osteonecrosis (in the jaw bones) in patients without cancer and receiving medications like Fosamax, Actonel, and Boneva. For cancer patients receiving drugs like Zometa or Aredia (IV and higher doses) the only studies with documented follow-up showed a prevalence of 13.3 percent.   

(Prevalence of bisphosphonate related osteonecrosis in patients with cancer could be as high as 13.3 percent. Comesh Nalliah BDS. JADA 143(2) Feb. 2012)

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