This is a lecture series filmed with Dr Raquel Zita  about hard tissue protocols to gain the best implant outcomes for loading

Part 1. Loading Protocols

Aims and objectives

  • Understand ISQ and Torque
  • Understand role of CBCT in loading protocols
  • Understand protocols of immediate vs delayed loading, and when to place cover screws and healing abutments
  • Examples of clinical cases to gain an understanding on the decisions for loading protocols

Part 2. Hard Tissue Management

Aims and Objectives:

  • Biological concepts of hard tissue management and general concepts
  • Some techniques and tips
  • Some insight into titanium mesh, ridge split and role of PRF in hard tissue management
  • Techniques of ridge split and how it is indicated
  • Dealing with a case of titanium mesh exposure
  • Bone augmentation vs ridge split in horizontal defect cases

2 videos
80 mins CPD/CE