Research Report for the year 2015

Scientific publications

Journal Articles:
  • Al-Ahmad A, Bucher M, Anderson AC, Tennert C, Hellwig E, Wittmer A, Vach K, Karygianni L: Antimicrobial Photoinactivation Using Visible Light Plus Water-Filtered Infrared-A (VIS + wIRA) Alters In Situ Oral Biofilms. Plos One, 2015; 10 (online): e0132107. :
  • Aldegheishem A, Alfaer A, Brezavšček M, Vach K, Eliades G, Att W: Wear behavior of zirconia substrates against different antagonist materials. International Journal of Esthetic Dentistry, 2015; 10: 468-485.
  • Bittermann G, Thönissen P, Poxleitner P, Zimmerer R, Vach K, Metzger MC: Microvascular transplants in head and neck reconstruction: 3D evaluation of volume loss. J Cranio Maxill Surg, 2015; 43: 1319-1324. : doi:10.1016/j.jcms.2015.06.013
  • Bittermann G, Voss P, Duttenhoefer F, Zimmerer R, Vach K, Metzger MC: The validity of surgical clips as radiographic markers for the tumour resection cavity in head and neck cancer treatment. J Cranio Maxill Surg, 2015; 43: 758-762. :
  • Ermer MA, Kirsch K, Bittermann G, Fretwurst T, Vach K, Metzger MC: Recurrence rate and shift in histopathological differentiation of oral squamous cell carcinoma - A long-term retrospective study over a period of 13.5 years. J Cranio Maxill Surg, 2015; 43: 1309-1313. :
  • Frisch E, Ziebolz D, Vach K, Ratka-Krüger P: The effect of keratinized mucosa width on peri-implant outcome under supportive postimplant therapy. Clin Implant Dent R, 2015; 17 Suppl. S1: e236-e244. :
  • Proksch S, Bittermann G, Vach K, Nitschke R, Tomakidi P, Hellwig E: hMSC-Derived VEGF Release Triggers the Chemoattraction of Alveolar Osteoblasts. Stem Cells, 2015; 33: 3114-3124. :
  • Selz CF, Bogler J, Vach K, Strub JR, Guess PC: Veneered anatomically designed zirconia FDPs resulting from digital intraoral scans: Preliminary results of a prospective clinical study. J Dent, 2015; 43: 1428-1435. :
  • Spies BC, Balmer M, Patzelt SBM, Vach K, Kohal RJ: Clinical and Patient-reported Outcomes of a Zirconia Oral Implant: Three-year Results of a Prospective Cohort Investigation. J Dent Res, 2015; 94: 1385-1391. :
  • Tchorz JP, Brandl M, Ganter PA, Karygianni L, Polydorou O, Vach K, Hellwig E, Altenburger MJ: Pre-clinical endodontic training with artificial instead of extracted human teeth: does the type of exercise have an influence on clinical endodontic outcomes? Int Endod J, 2015; 48: 888-893. :