In this module, Prof. Bjarni Pjetursson will provide you an insight into the technical complications that you will encounter at implant-supported reconstructions. He will lecture about complications such as fractures of the veneering ceramic or framework, abutment and screw loosenings and fractures, and implant fractures.
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Total lectures time: 2 h 19 minutes
Assessment time: 48 minutes
To earn CE credits a lecture has to be watched completely and the referring exam needs to be passed. An exam is passed if at least 70% of all answers are correct.
After achievement a personal certificate is issued. It is valid 1 year. The certificate is anytime retrievable in the „My certificates“ area on Dental Campus.
The exam can be repeated 4 times. Each re-examination can be taken after anytime.
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After completing this module you should be able to:
- Name factors that are associated with technical complications
- Describe measures to prevent or avoid technical complications
- State the 5-year complication rate for specific complication types: e.g. abutment screw loosening or fracture of the veneering types
- Discuss the influence of materials (metal vs. ceramic) or implant connection type (internal vs. external) on the complication rate
- Discuss critically the relevance of complication rates reported in older studies for today’s components and materials
- Understand the factors leading to failures of wound healing
- Learn to manage flap dehiscence following guided bone regeneration (GBR)
- Learn to handle flap dehiscence after implant placement
- Learn to manage flap dehiscence in bone block procedures