Bone Graft Cements: A New Paradigm in Bone Augmentation

Dr. Amos Yahav, Bone Graft Cements: A New Paradigm in Bone Augmentation
Speaker: Dr. Amos Yahav
Category: Oral Surgery
CE Credits: 1.75
Format: MP4 Video
This course discusses the evolution of bone augmentation materials. Exploring the potential and the new opportunities by using cements-based bone grafting materials. Emphasized are the advantages, dis...more
  • Running Time: 1 hour
  • Released: 12/13/2017
  • Expiration Date: 12/13/2020
CE Details
Credit Details
This electronically delivered self-instructional program is designated for 1.75 hours of CE credit by Farran Media.
AGD Code: 310.

The fee to view this course is $36. This cost includes the fee to take the exam and claim your CE credits.

Synopsis:
Augmentation surgical procedures that combine implant placements have become an integral part of modern dentistry.

Appropriate placement of the implants according to the prosthetic requirements is essential for rehabilitative success. Therefore, clinicians are often required to perform augmentation procedures in order to be able to provide a solution. The diversity and complexity of bone lesions present challenges to clinicians, especially with existing bone substitutes marketed as granules, pastes, or blocks, which bring with them the need for stabilization by using membranes and fixating tools. As a consequence, high skill level is required as well as a long treatment time. To facilitate these operations, bone substitute companies are engaged in a constant search for the ultimate matrix that can bond their products, for preventing particle migration and obtaining the stability of the bone graft.

Use of cement bone grafts in the orthopedic medical field is state of the art , and have existed for years. However, in the dental field, the use of bone grafts cements is relatively unfamiliar. In the modern augmentation procedure handling ,outcome and cost effectiveness are the essential requirements which no clinician should overlook. The evolution of dental bone graft cement simplifying and enhancing our augmentation abilities, while paving the future of the maxillofacial and dental augmentation field.


Description of Speaker:
Dr. Yahav is a serial entrepreneur whose practical way of thinking combined with creativity have enabled him to develop a variety of efficient professional tools, accessories, and materials for implants and the surgical field, including the invention of "Biphasic calcium sulfate" (BondBone®, 3D Bond™, And Bond Apatite®. 4 matrix ™) He also serves as an advisor for international companies in this very progressive field.

Dr. Yahav is currently the CEO of Augma Biomaterials


Educational Objectives:
Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to achieve the following:
  • Overview of basic biological and physiological mechanisms of bone formation and repair.
  • Rationale for bone grafting procedures and graft selection.
  • Commonly used bone grafting techniques in clinical practice
  • Basic criteria and techniques to obtain and enhance the volume and predictability of bone formation in the grafted site
  • Scientific Rationales, and practical ways to incorporate bone graft cements in our daily practice
  • Methods and techniques for using bone graft cements in a diversity of indications

Disclosure:
In the past 12 months, the lecturer/speaker declare that they have had a financial interest, arrangement or affiliation within the field of dentistry or health care with the following: Augma Biomaterials

This CE activity is supported by an educational grant from Augma Biomaterials.
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1/1/2016 to 12/31/2018
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