Clinical application of surgical fixation screws in implant prosthodontics - Part I: Positioning of radiographic and surgical templates

Stefan Holst, Markus B. Blatz, Manfred Wichmann, Stephan Eitner

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Proper implant position and angulation are fundamental for functional and optimal esthetic implant rehabilitation. This article describes the clinical application of surgical microfixation screws for stabilization and support of radiographic and surgical templates in edentulous patients. These screws provide fixed reference points for exact positioning of a diagnostic device.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)395-398
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Prosthetic Dentistry
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - Oct 1 2004


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oral Surgery

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