post implant

post im·plant

that portion of a dental implant substructure that protrudes through the mucosa to connect with the restoration.

post im·plant

(pōst implant)
Portion of a dental implant substructure that protrudes through mucosa to connect with restoration.
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Overall adverse event rates were meaningfully reduced one to six months post implant. The late risk of stroke was very low, with total strokes occurring at only 0.05 EPPY in years one to two post-implant.
The difference in resonance frequency values between the two groups at the initial and 8 week post implant placement was tested for significance using t test with a level of significance of 0.05 %.
The increased leukocytes activity in DX- and HC-treated fish, added to bacteriosis and mortality after blood sampling stress, is a solid indication that the immune function, in this case, was reduced before the blood sampling at day four post implant, and the drug-treated fish had a latent infection by opportunistic pathogens, which advanced to a pathological condition after stress.
Clinical results from the full patient cohort (n=1,038 patients) enrolled in the Evolut R FORWARD Clinical Study demonstrated high survival (98.1 percent) and a low rate of disabling stroke (1.8 percent) at 30-days post implant. The FORWARD study is a global, single-arm, prospective study at 53 centers across four continents.
Because today, we have more than 30% of post implant diseas- es in the world.
Patients enrolled in the study were restricted to a two-week post-op liquid/soft diet, underwent an upper GI series to confirm anastomotic patency (the degree of openness or exposure) at two weeks post implant, and received follow-up endoscopies at two and six months to visualise the anastomosis.
Leonardo Calo from the Polyclinic Casilino, Rome, Italy, reports, "Patients feel more comfortable post implant. They leave with peace of mind knowing that they will be constantly monitored via BIOTRONIK Home Monitoring(R), that they will receive an in-office follow-up when needed, that their physicians can initiate their therapy at a very early stage, and that they will receive the right treatment.
There is an increased risk for major vascular complications and for stroke during the first month post implant. Thus, the device is contraindicated in patients who cannot tolerate anticoagulation/antiplatelet therapy.
Radiographs were also taken 2 weeks post implant placement, and in 3 months just prior to loading.
Each patient receiving the HeartWare VAS or control LVAD will be followed to the primary endpoint at two years, with a subsequent follow-up period extending to five years post implant.
An interview took place prior to the implant, mid process (perioperatively), and post implant. The interviews were then compared, and common themes were adapted to fit the "family research" mold identified by Whall and Loveland-Cherry (1991), which focuses on the family as an entire unit rather than the individuals within the family.