Accuracy of the Implant Impression Obtained from Different Impression Materials and Techniques: Review
Authors: D.R. Prithviraj, Pujari Malesh, Garg Pooja and D.P. Shruthi
Abstract: During the prosthetic phase of implant therapy there are numerous options available to the implantologist in relation to different impression techniques and materials available for impression making. It is critical to ensure that implant – prosthesis interface have passive fit and original position of the implant maintained in the master cast. There is no evidence supporting that one impression technique or material is better than the other. In the present article the various parameters affecting the accuracy of implant impression along with impression material and technique pertaining to different clinical situations is reviewed.