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Combined New Technologies to Improve Dental Implant Success and Quantitative Ultrasound Evaluation of NIR-LED Photobiomodulation

  • Jerry E. Bouquot
  • Peter R. Brawn
  • John C. Cline
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 12)

Abstract

The importance of LLLT (photobiomodulation) to improve and maintain the health of dental implants is described.

Keywords

Dental implants ultrasonic evaluation photobiomodulation LED 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jerry E. Bouquot
    • 1
  • Peter R. Brawn
    • 2
  • John C. Cline
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Diagnostic SciencesUniversity of Texas, Dental Branch at HoustonHoustonUSA
  2. 2.Private PracticeNanaimoCanada

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