Biomechanical analysis on platform switching: is there any biomechanical rationale?
- Published Article
Clinical oral implants research
- Publication Date
Oct 01, 2007
Within the limitations of this study, it was suggested that the platform switching configuration has the biomechanical advantage of shifting the stress concentration area away from the cervical bone-implant interface. It also has the disadvantage of increasing stress in the abutment or abutment screw.
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