Dental Implants Can Give You Back the Life You Love
When thinking about dental implants, dentists and prosthodontists tend to look at implant endurance, durability, and recurrence of complex problems. However, patients tend to focus on the cost of treatment and social and psychological effects.
Oral Health-Related Quality of Life
So what about this oral health-related quality of life? How does it affect you? Recently, a study was conducted by a researcher in Saudi Arabia to measure oral health-related quality of life after placement of an implant-supported crown.
A group of 79 healthy men and women were interviewed before implant therapy and then again at yearly intervals after therapy. They were asked to rate their functional limitation, physical pain, psychological discomfort, and social disability before and ...