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Six-year clinical performance of lithium disilicate fixed partial dentures.
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PMID:  21519566     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
The aim of this randomized controlled trial was to evaluate the clinical performance of lithium disilicate fixed partial dentures (FPDs). Eighteen patients received lithium disilicate FPDs (study group), and 19 patients received porcelain-fused-to-metal FPDs (control). After 6 years, the survival probabilities were found to be 63% in the study group and 95% in the control group (log-rank test, P = .028). The data suggest that strict conditions should be considered before the use of lithium disilicate glass-ceramic for FPDs. Int J Prosthodont 2011;24:204-206.
Maria Makarouna; Kathrin Ullmann; Kristina Lazarek; Klaus W Boening
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Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The International journal of prosthodontics     Volume:  24     ISSN:  0893-2174     ISO Abbreviation:  Int J Prosthodont     Publication Date:    2011 May-Jun
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2011-04-26     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8900938     Medline TA:  Int J Prosthodont     Country:  United States    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  204-6     Citation Subset:  D    
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