Acta Med. 2008, 51: 203-207

Bone Grafts in Periodontal Therapy

Sujith Sukumar, Ivo Dřízhal

Charles University in Prague, Faculty of Medicine and University Hospital Hradec Králové, Department of Dentistry, Hradec Králové, Czech Republic

Received September 1, 2008
Accepted December 1, 2008

This article is limited to a review of bone replacement graft materials used in periodontal therapy. The source, mode of bone regeneration and the respective advantages and disadvantages of autogenous, allogenic, xenogenic and alloplastic materials are discussed.


This paper has been supported by the research project FN HK MZO 00179906.


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