The comparison of two techniques to increase the amount of peri-implant attached mucosa: free gingival grafts versus vestibuloplasty. One-year results from a randomised controlled trial


Basegmez C. , Ersanli S. , Demirel K. , Bolukbasi N. , Yalcin S.

EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF ORAL IMPLANTOLOGY, vol.5, no.2, pp.139-145, 2012 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 5 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Journal Name: EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF ORAL IMPLANTOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.139-145
  • Keywords: attached mucosa, free gingival graft, keratinised mucosa, peri-implant health, KERATINIZED MUCOSA, SOFT-TISSUE, ENDOSSEOUS IMPLANTS, CLINICAL-TRIAL, PARAMETERS, PLAQUE, TEETH, HARD, DOG

Abstract

Aims: The objective of this randomised controlled trial was to compare the efficacy of two techniques for increasing the amount of keratinised mucosa around implants: free gingival grafts versus classic vestibuloplasty.