Impact of surgical management in cases of intraoperative membrane perforation during a sinus lift procedure: a follow-up on bone graft stability and implant success

Abstract Background Until now, sinus floor elevation represents the gold standard procedure in the atrophic maxilla in order to facilitate dental implant insertion. Although the procedure remains highly predictive, the perforation of the Schneiderian membrane might compromise the stability of the au...

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Main Authors: Benedicta E. Beck-Broichsitter, Dorothea Westhoff, Eleonore Behrens, Jörg Wiltfang, Stephan T. Becker
Format: Article
Published: SpringerOpen 2018-02-01
Series:International Journal of Implant Dentistry
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