Research Award 2012/2013

We proudly announce the winners of the CAMLOG Foundation research award 2012/2013 which received their awards during the 5th International CAMLOG Congress 2014 in Valencia, Spain.

1st Place

Wear at the titanium-titanium and the titanium-zirconia implant-abutment interface: a comparative in vitro study.

The purpose of this study was to determine and measure the wear of the interface between titanium implants and one-piece zirconia abutments in comparison to titanium abutments.

Professor Dr. Florian Beuer

2nd Place

Impact of vertical loading on the implant-bone interface.

The main aim of this study was to evaluate the impact of vertical loading occurring during removal of cemented restorations on the implant-bone interface.

Dr. Christian Mehl

3rd Place

Computer-assisted flapless implant surgery in edentulous elderly patients: 2-year follow-up.

The aim of this study was to evaluate the protocol of computer-guided surgery in the treatment of edentulous mandibles with overdentures supported by four intraforaminal implants and retained by Locator® attachments in elderly patients, both from a clinician's and a patient's perspective, as well as to assess the stability of the results in a 2-year period.

Dr. Vincenzo Mirisola di Torresanto