Commonly used statistical method to evaluate the differences in means between two groups.
Tantalum is a chemical element with symbol Ta and atomic number 73. Tantalum is a rare, hard, blue-gray, lustrous transition metal
Dental An endosseous, root-form implant, with a wider diameter coronally than apically. The sides of the implant converge apically.
Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation
Transcatheter (Aortic) Valve Replacement
see: Tricalcium phosphate
Stress caused by a load (two forces applied away from one another in the same straight line) that tends to
see: Transforming growth factor beta
An extruding feature of the body of threaded implants. Geometric parameters: Thread depth, thickness, pitch, face angle, helix angle. Basic
Number of threads per unit length in the same axial plane.
An dental endosseous implant that is inserted laterally, from the facial aspect of the edentulous alveolar ridge.
Transcatheter Heart Valve
transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt
A laboratory specialized in the harvesting, processing, and sterilization of tissues from humans or animals.
Tissue engineering works with cells, engineering and materials methods, and suitable biochemical and physicochemical factors to improve or replace biological
Tissue heart valves are made of human or animal (usually porcine, bovine) tissue. types Some tissue valves are mounted on
chemical element Ti, 22Ti physical Metal, high strength-to-weight-ratio. chemical Oxidizes in air. Reacts with water and forms a passive
A flexible titanium grid used in bone augmentation procedures to assist in maintaining a predetermined volume for bone regeneration or
Surface layer of varying surface composition (e.g. TiO2, TiO4) immediately formed upon exposure of pure metallic titanium and titanium alloy
A process involving high temperature deposition of titanium powders that are totally or partially melted and then rapidly resolidified, forming
Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion
Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement
Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair
A force that produces or tends to produce rotation or torsion. A measurement of an instrument capacity to do work
see: Titanium Plasma Sprayed
Syn.: TGF-β Transforming growth factor beta is a multifunctional cytokine belonging to the transforming growth factor superfamily. It activates different downstream
Dental Syn.: Provisional implant Implant used during implant therapy to support a transitional fixed or removable denture. It is usually
see: Mandibular staple implant
Dental Syn.: Transosteal implant Implant that completely penetrates through the edentulous ridge buccolingually. Implant that completely penetrates through the parasymphyseal
see: Transosseous implant
also: TCP, tribasic calcium phosphate, bone phosphate of lime (BPL). Calcium phosphate is one of the main combustion products of
The placement of three or more implants with a non-linear alignment of their platform.
Dental A dental implant in which endosseous and transmucosal portions combine to present a joint surface to the tissues (i.e.
Dental An abutment that connects to the implant with the use of an abutment screw.
Dental Syn.: Submergible implant An dental endosseous implant designed to be placed according to a two-stage surgery protocol. It undergoes
Dental A surgical protocol consisting of placing an endosseous implant in the bone and leaving it covered by mucosa. A
Tetragonal Zirconia Polycrystal, ZrO2-Y2O3 Since the mid-1980s, zirconia has held a steady position in high-performance ceramics. By using additives from
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