Quintessence Int 42 (2011), No. 5 1. Apr. 2011
Quintessence Int 42 (2011), No. 5 (01.04.2011)
Page 365-373, PubMed:21519555
Prosthodontic treatment in a partially edentulous patient with a complex medical history of epilepsy and deep vein thrombosis: A case report
Kosyfaki, Panagiota / Woerner, Wolf / Att, Wael
This report describes the prosthodontic rehabilitation of a partially edentulous patient by means of a maxillary implant-supported removable dental prosthesis and mandibular telescopic crown prosthesis. Due to the patient's contributory medical history for epilepsy and deep vein thrombosis, clinical management considerations are outlined along with an evidence-based, medically oriented treatment sequence concerning the surgical and prosthodontic stages of the case.
Keywords: antiepileptics, implant-supported removable dental prosthesis, medical history, oral anticoagulants, oral implant, telescopic crown prosthesis