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By D. R. Langslow

Regardless of the ever present value of medication in Roman literature, philosophy, and social heritage, the language of Latin clinical texts has now not been competently studied. This ebook provides the 1st systematic account of part of this huge, wealthy box. focusing on texts of "high" medication written in expert, even literary, Latin Langslow bargains an in depth linguistic profile of the scientific terminology of Celsus and Scribonius Largus (first century advert) and Theodorus Priscianus and Cassius Felix (fifth century AD), with widespread comparisons with their respective near-contemporaries.

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The main objective for the development of implant surface modifications is to promote osseointegration, with faster and stronger bone formation. This will likely confer better stability during the healing process, which, preferentially, will improve the clinical performance in the area of poor bone quality and quantity. Furthermore, such promotion may, in turn, accelerate the bone healing and thereby allowing immediate or early loading protocols. Recently growing micro and nano- technology is rapidly advancing surface engineering in implant dentistry.

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