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Dental Implantation

"Dental Implantation" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

The grafting or inserting of a prosthetic device of alloplastic material into the oral tissue beneath the mucosal or periosteal layer or within the bone. Its purpose is to provide support and retention to a partial or complete denture.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Dental Implantation" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Dental Implantation" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 25 publications over 13 distinct years, with a maximum of 6 publications in 1990
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.