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On the mortality of patients treated with dental implants: Association to age, degree of tooth loss, and treatment modality

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Title: On the mortality of patients treated with dental implants: Association to age, degree of tooth loss, and treatment modality
Authors: Kowar, Jan
Issue Date: 15-Dec-2020
University: University of Gothenburg. Sahlgrenska Academy
Institution: Institute of Odontology. Department of Prosthetic Dentistry/Dental Material Science
Parts of work: I. Kowar J, Stenport V, Jemt T. (2014). Mortality patterns in partially edentulous and edentulous elderly patients treated with dental implants. Int J Prosthodont. 2014 May-Jun;27(3):250-6.

II. Jemt T, Kowar J, Nilsson M, Stenport V. (2015). Patterns of mortality in patients treated with dental im-plants: A comparison of patient age groups and corre-sponding reference populations. Int J Prosthodont. 2015 Nov-Dec;28(6):569-76. :doi::10.11607/ijp.4644

III. Kowar J, Stenport V, Nilsson M, Jemt T. (2019). Causes of death in implant patients treated in the edentulous jaw: A comparison between 2098 deceased patients and the Swedish national cause of death register. Int J Dent. 2019 Mar11;2019:7315081.

IV. Kowar J, Stenport V, Nilsson M, Jemt T. (2020).Mortality in edentulous patients: A registry-based cohort study in Sweden comparing 8463 patients treated with re-movable dentures or implant-supported dental prostheses. Manuscript Submitted.
Date of Defence: 2021-01-29
Disputation: Fredagen den 29 januari 2021, kl. 9.00, Hörsal Arvid Carlsson, Academicum, Medicinaregatan 3
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy (Odontology)
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Keywords: Mortality
socioeconomic status
dental implant
Abstract: Rehabilitation of partially or completely edentulous patients with implant-supported prostheses is a common treatment in dentistry. Clinical studies evaluating this type of treatment have largely focused on technical and biolog-ical complications. To date, only a few studies have investigated the survival of edentulous patients and the possible effects of prosthetic treatments and age at time of edentulism. The overall aim of this thesis was to analyse the mortality of partially or completely e... more
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