Current Concepts in Dental Implants: Clinical Assessment in the Prevention of Peri-implant Mucositis, Peri-implantitis, and Implant Failure
Course Number: 514
Peri-implant Mucositis and Peri-implantitis Risk Factors
Just like natural dentition, dental implants have potential risk factors that may impact the health of the periodontium. Some of the more common risk factors include patient health status and genetic susceptibility/immunology, surgical placement, and patient self-care practices.