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A Novel Drilling Procedure A Novel Drilling Procedure

Author(s):

Eduardo Anitua, MD, DDS, PhD;Carmen Carda, MD, Isabel Andia, PhD

Date Added:

1/1/2007


Summary:

The purpose of this article is to introduce an innovative alternative to conventional drilling procedures that maintains host bone in the best biologic conditions for receiving the implant.

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