Selected literature

Straumann® SLActive®

SLActive® is based on the scientifically proven SLA® topography. In addition, it has a hydrophilic surface chemistry which promotes initial healing and osseointegraton with excellent survival and success rates of 97% or higher.

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Development of Implant Stability Quotient values of implants placed with simultaneous sinus floor elevation - results of a prospective study with 109 implants. Kuchler U, Chappuis V, Bornstein MM, Siewczyk M, Gruber R, Maestre L, Buser D. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2017 Jan;28(1):109-115.

Ten year results from a randomised controlled multicentre study with immediately and early loaded SLActive implants in posterior jaws (poster) Nicolau P, Guerra F, Reis R, Krafft T, Benz K, Jackowski J. Clin. Oral Impl. Res. 2016; 27 (Suppl. 13), C 147

Rehabilitation of irradiated patients with chemically modified and conventional SLA implants: a clinical clarification. Nelson K, Stricker A, Raguse JD, Nahles S. J Oral Rehabil. 2016 Nov;43(11):871-872

Rehabilitation of irradiated patients with modified and conventional sandblasted acid-etched implants: preliminary results of a split-mouth study. Heberer S, Kilic S, Hossamo J, Raguse JD, Nelson K. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2011 May;22(5):546-51

Immediate and Early Loading of Chemically Modified Implants in Posterior Jaws: 3-Year Results from a Prospective Randomized Multicenter Study. Nicolau P, Korostoff J, Ganeles J, Jackowski J, Krafft T, Neves M, Divi J, Rasse M, Guerra F, Fischer K. Clin Implant Dent Relat Res. 2013 Aug;15(4):600-12. 

Early loading at 21 days of non-submerged titanium implants with a chemically modified sandblasted and acid-etched surface: 3-year results of a prospective study in the posterior mandible. Bornstein MM, Wittneben JG, Brägger U, Buser D. J Periodontol. 2010 Jun;81(6):809-18.

The role of nanostructures and hydrophilicity in osseointegration: In-vitro protein-adsorption and blood-interaction studies. Kopf BS, Ruch S, Berner S, Spencer ND, Maniura-Weber K. J Biomed Mater Res A. 2015 Aug;103(8):2661-72.

Early osseointegration to hydrophilic and hydrophobic implant surfaces in humans. Lang NP, Salvi GE, Huynh-Ba G, Ivanovski S, Donos N, Bosshardt DD. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2011 Apr;22(4):349-56. 

Bone regeneration in dehiscence-type defects at non-submerged and submerged chemically modified (SLActive) and conventional SLA titanium implants: an immunohistochemical study in dogs. Schwarz F, Sager M, Ferrari D, Herten M, Wieland M, Becker J. J Clin Periodontol. 2008 Jan;35(1):64-75.