Comparative Ex Vivo Evaluation of Two Electronic Percussive Testing Devices Measuring the Stability of Dental Implants


Geckili O., Bilhan H., Cilingir A., Bilmenoglu C., Ates G., Urgun A. C., ...More

JOURNAL OF PERIODONTOLOGY, vol.85, no.12, pp.1786-1791, 2014 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 85 Issue: 12
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1902/jop.2014.140206
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF PERIODONTOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.1786-1791
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background: A comparative ex vivo study was performed to determine electronic percussive test values (PTVs) measured by cabled and wireless electronic percussive testing (EPT) devices and to evaluate the intra-and interobserver reliability of the wireless EPT device.