1. _______________ is a major factor in determining long-term prognosis of the dental implant.
  1. The peri-implant disease process resembles periodontitis. The dental implant can be compromised if the titanium oxide layer of the implant is disrupted.
  1. Studies indicate that when multiple oral hygiene devices are prescribed at one time, the patient _______________.
  1. The manual toothbrushing method, _______________ is the preferred toothbrushing method for dental implants.
  1. When cleaning a dental implant, interdental aid devices, including scalers and periodontal probes, must be _______________.
  1. The mouthrinse containing _______________, aids in the fibroblastic attachment to implant surfaces.
  1. Currently, the success rate of dental implants has been reported in the scientific literature to be approximately _______________%.
  1. Ultrasonic instrumentation should _______________ be used with dental implants.
  1. If an implant is displaying increased probing depths, bleeding, or other indications of the onset of failure, the clinician should _______________.
  1. A 30 second rinse of 0.12 percent concentration of chlorhexidine can inhibit _______________ percent of the cultivable bacteria for approximately _______________ hours.
  1. Today, the majority of dental implants being placed in dentistry are _______________.
  1. Manufacturers use additive materials or chemicals to dental implants to produce a better osseintegration of the implant and bone. What is/are the more popular additive products used today?
  1. What is required for dental implant osseointegration?
  1. Which region of the oral cavity is more complicated due to the quality of bone and the anatomy of structures that are near the proposed implant site?
  1. Biomechanics is an important consideration in the success of dental implants. What factors may lead to complication(s) associated with dental implants?
  1. How would you describe healthy bone tissue?
  1. Peri-implantitis is defined as _______________.
  1. During a surgical implant procedure, what treatment is recommended to reduce implant failure?
  1. Which type of gingival tissue that develops during healing is a better outcome with dental implant longevity?
  1. With healthy tissues, the probing depth measurement will be approximately _______________ mm higher above the bone level.