Effectiveness of the bone ring technique and simultaneous implant placement for vertical ridge augmentation: a systematic review

Abstract Background Dimensional changes after dental extraction frequently lead to situations in which bone augmentation procedures are required prior to dental implant placement. Bone ring technique (BRT) has been described as a one-stage approach to restore vertical alveolar ridge defects, in whic...

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Main Authors: Luis Miguel Sáez-Alcaide, Jorge Cortés-Bretón Brinkmann, Luis Sánchez-Labrador, Fabián Pérez-González, Pedro Molinero-Mourelle, Juan López-Quiles
Format: Article
Published: SpringerOpen 2020-12-01
Series:International Journal of Implant Dentistry
Online Access:https://doi.org/10.1186/s40729-020-00280-0