Manufacturers use six different titanium-based biomaterials to fabricate dental implants. Each of these materials, including four grades of commercially pure titanium and two titanium alloys, has distinct mechanical and physical properties. Clinicians should recognize these differences for optimal treatment planning and patient care.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Journal of Prosthodontics|
|Publication status||Published - Mar 1999|
- Implant biomaterials
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