Publications

As committed scientists and professors, we can look back on numerous published specialist articles regarding the topics implantology and implant-borne dental prosthesis. Below you will find all of our articles published in international journals so far.

  • Harder, S, Egert, C, Freitag-Wolf, S, Mehl, C, Kern, M. Intraosseous temperature change during implant site preparation: in vitro comparison of thermocouples and infrared thermography. Int J Oral Maxillofac Impl. 2017, accepted for publication.
  • Mehl, C, Zhang, Q, Lehmann, F, Kern, M. Retention of zirconia on titanium in two-piece abutments using self-adhesive resin cements. J Prosth Dent. accepted for publication.
  • Mehl, C, Kern, M, Zimmermann, A, Harder, S, Huth, S, Selhguber-Unkel, C, Impact of cleaning procedures on adhesion of living cells to three abutment materials. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants. 2017 in press.
  • Mehl, C, Kern, M, Neumann, F, Bähr, T, Wiltfang, J, Gassling, V. The effect of ultraviolet photofunctionalization of dental titanium implants on osseointegration. J Zhejiang Univ Sci-Fi B. 2017 in press.
  • Li, J, Lin, J, Yu, W, Song, X, Hu, Q, Xu, JH, Wang, H, Mehl, C. BMP-2 plasmid DNA-loaded chitosan films - a new strategy for bone engineering. J Cran Maxillofac Surg. 2017, accepted for publication.
  • Lin, J, Shao, J, Li, J, Yu, W, Song, X, Liu, P, Weng, W, Xu, JH, Mehl, C. Enhancing bone regeneration by combining mesenchymal stem cell sheets with β-TCP/COL-I scaffolds. J Biomed Mat Res - Part B. 2017, accepted for publication.
  • Bösch, T. Gesunde Zähne, gesunder Körper - Warum Prophylaxe für die Allgemeingesundheit so wichtig ist. Prophylaxe Journal 2016; 5;1-7
  • Bösch, T., Mehl, C. Implantology and Prosthodontics at crossroads - classic vs. modern treatment concepts. 2016; 1;1-7
  • Mehl, C. Kern, M., Schütte, M., Kadem, L., Selhuber-Unkel, C. Adhesion of living cells to abutment materials, dentin and adhesive luting cement with different surface qualities. Dental Materials. article accepted for publication, 2016
  • Basel, J. Apexifikation mit MTA nach Trauma am jugendlichen Zahn. Endodontie Journal. 3; 2016.
  • Bösch, T., Harder, S., Mehl, C. Höhere Lebensqualität durch festen Zahnersatz - Ein Fallbericht. Dental Barometer. 08; 2016.
  • Lin, H., Li, J., Lin, J., Mehl, C. In-vitro remineralization of hybrid layers using biomimetic analogs. accepted for publication 06/2016, in press.
  • Mehl, C., Gassling, V., Schultz-Langerhans, S., Acil, Y., Baehr, T., Wiltfang, J., Kern, M., Influence of four different abutment materials and the adhesive joint of two-piece abutments on the cervical bone and soft tissue. accepted for publication 06/2016, in press.
  • Mehl, C., Kern, M., Meinke, N., Acyl, Y., Bähr, T., Wiltfang, J., Gaßling, V. Can one-wall bone defects be augmented with xenogenic bone grafting materials alone? accepted for publication 03/2016, in press.
  • Bösch, T. Mehl, C., Harder, S. Der Allgemeinarzt. Parodontitis - Gefahr aus der Mundhöhle. 2016 in press.
  • Mehl, C. Okano, N. Ludwig, K., Kern, M. Retention of bonded titanium copings fixed to implant abutments. 2015 in press.
  • Mehl, C., Harder, S., Lin, J., Vollrath, O., Kern, M. Perception of dental esthetics - influence of restoration type, symmetrie and color in four different countries, 2015 in press.
  • Mehl, C., Harder, S., Wolfart, S., Vollrath, O., Trinkler, A., Wenz, HJ., Kern, M. Influence of dental education on esthetic perception, 2015 in press.
  • Beck-Broichsitter, BE., Garling, A. Koehne, T., Barvencik, F., Smeets, R. Mehl, C., Jeschke, A., Wiltfang, J., Becker, S. T. 3D-tracking the regenerative potential of the mandible with micro-CTs. 2015 in press.
  • Mehl, C., Steiner, M., Ludwig, K., Kern, M. Wear, micorleakage and plastic deformation of an implant-supported chair sied bar system 2015. accepted for publication.
  • Mehl, C. und Harder, S. Prothetik konventionell und digital - Ein Vergleich. DDM, 2014; in press.
  • Mehl, C., Harder, S. Konventionelle und digitale Verfahren vergleichend kombiniert. DDN, 2014; 11, 66-73.
  • Mehl, C. Harder, S. Ali, S. El Bahra, S. Vollrath, O. Kern, M. Is there a correlation between tensile strength and retrievability of cemented implant-retained crowns using artificial ageing? 2014, Accepted for publication.
  • Mehl, C., Harder, S., Schwarz, D., Steiner, M., Vollrath, O., Kern, M. In vitro influence of ultrasonic stress, removal force preload and thermocycling on the retrievability of implant-retained crowns. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2011 Jul 4, in press.
  • Mehl, C., Harder, S., Kern, M., Wolfart, S. Patients’ and dentists’ perception of dental appearance. Clin Oral Investig. 2011 Apr;15(2):193-9.
  • Kern, M., Harder, S. & Wolfart, S., (2010) Besser eins als keins. Das mittige Einzel-Implantat im zahnlosen Unterkiefer älterer Patienten. Zahnärztl Mitt 100: 2404-2408.
  • Harder, S. & Kern, M., (2010) Provisorische Versorgung und Weichgewebskonditionierung – vor und nach Einzelzahnimplantation. Implantol 18: 407-416.
  • Harder, S., Mehl, C. & Kern, M., (2010) Behandlungsmöglichkeiten bei tief frakturierten Pfeilerzähnen. Quintessenz 61: 1485-1494.
  • Kern, M. & Harder, S., (2010) Antimicrobial filling of implant cavities. J Prosthet Dent 103: 321-322.
  • Mehl C, Harder S, Steiner M, Vollrath O, Kern M. Influence of the cement film thickness on the retention of implant-retained crowns. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. (accepted for publication)
  • Lin J, Kern M, Ge J, Zhua J, Wang H, Vollrath O, Mehl C, Influence of peripheral enamel bonding and chlorhexidine pretreatment on resin bonding to dentin. J Adhes Dent (accepted for publication)
  • Mehl C, Wolfart S, Vollrath O, Wenz H, Kern M. Perception of dental esthetics in different cultures. Int J Prosthodont. (accepted for publication)
  • Harder S, Podschun R, Grancicova L, Mehl C, Kern M. (2012) Analysis of the intraimplant microflora of two-piece dental implants. Clin Oral Invest (accepted for publication)
  • Mehl C, Harder S, Byrne A, Kern M. Prosthodontics in digital times – a case report. Quintessence Int (accepted for publication)
  • Mehl C, Harder S, Shahriari A, Steiner M, Kern M (2012) Influence of abutment height and thermal cycling on retrievability of cemented implant supported crowns. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants in press
  • Mehl C, Harder S, Schwarz D, Steiner M, Vollrath O, Kern M (2012) In vitro influence of ultrasonic stress, removal force preload and thermocycling on the retrievability of implant-retained crowns. Clin Oral Implants Res. in press
  • Mehl C, Becker S, Harder S, Acil Y, Wiltfang J, Dabbagh-Afrouz A, De Buhr W, Kern M (2012) Impact of dynamic loading on the implant-bone interface. Clin Oral Implants Res in press
  • Harder, S., Dimaczek, B., Acil, Y., Terheyden, H., Freitag-Wolf, S. & Kern, M., (2010) Molecular leakage at implant- abutment connection-in vitro investigation of tightness of internal conical implant-abutment connections against endotoxin penetration. Clin Oral Invest 14: 427- 432.
  • Harder, S., Wolfart, S., Eschbach, S. & Kern, M., (2010) Eight-year outcome of posterior inlay-retained all-ceramic fixed dental prostheses. J Dent 38: 875- 881.
  • Harder, S., Wiltfang, J. & Kern, M., (2009) Prothetische Versorgung distaler freiendsituationen mit dentalen implantaten zur Vermeidung herausnehmbaren Zahnersatzes. Quintessenz 60: 1305-1318.
  • Harder, S., Wolfart, S., Mehl, C. & Kern, M., (2009) Leistung von ultraschallgeräten in der knochenchirurgie und damit verbundene temperaturentwicklung im Knochen. Implantol 17: 305-313.
  • Harder, S., Dimaczek, B., Acil, Y., Terheyden, H., Freitag-Wolf, S. & Kern, M., (2009) Molecular leakage at implant- abutment connection-in vitro investigation of tightness of internal conical implant- abutment connections against endotoxin penetration. Clin Oral Investig.
  • Harder, S. & Kern, M., (2009) Survival and complications of computer aided-designing and computer-aided manufacturing vs. Conventionally fabricated implant-supported reconstructions: A systematic review. Clin Oral Implants Res 20 Suppl 4: 48-54.
  • Harder, S., Wolfart, S., Eschbach, S. & Kern, M., (2009) Outcome of posterior all-ceramic inlay-retained fixed dental prostheses. J Dent Res 88: Abstr No 1638.
  • Harder, S., Wolfart, S., Mehl, C. & Kern, M., (2009) Performance of ultrasonic devices for bone surgery and associated intraosseous temperature development. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 24: 484-490.
  • Wolfart, S., Harder, S., Eschbach, S. & Kern, M., (2008) Outcome of posterior fpds of veneered zirconia ceramic (cercon). J Dent Res 86: Abstr No 576.
  • Mehl, C., Harder, S., Wolfart, M., Kern, M., Wolfart, S. Retrievability of implant-retained crowns following cementation. Clin Oral Implants Res. 2008 Dec;19(12):1304-11.
  • Harder, S., Wolfart, S., Ludwig, K., Möller, R., Steiner, M. & Kern, M., (2007) Bone cutting performance of ultrasonic devices and associated temperature development. J Dent Res 86: Abstr No 2914.
  • Lin J, Zhu J, Gu X, Wen W, Li Q, Fischer-Brandies H, Wang H, Mehl C (2011) Effects of incorporation of nano-fluorapatite or nanofluorohydroxy-apatite on a resin-modified glass ionomer cement. Acta Biomater. 7:1346-53.
  • Mehl C, Harder S, Kern M, Wolfart S (2011) Patients' and dentists' perception of dental appearance. Clin Oral Investig. 15:193-9.
  • Mehl C, Lang B, Kappert H, Kern M (2011) Microstructure analysis of dental castings used in fixed dental prostheses - a simple method for quality control. Clin Oral Investig. 15:383-91.
  • Harder S, Kern M, Mehl C (2010) Behandlungsmöglichkeiten bei tief frakturierten Pfeilerzähnen. Quintessence Deutschland 12:1485- 1494.
  • Mehl C, Kern M, Freitag-Wolf S, Wolfart M, Brunzel S, Wolfart S (2009) Does the Oral Health Impact Profile questionnaire measure dental appearance? Int J Prosthodont 22:87-93.
  • Harder S, Wolfart S, Mehl C, Kern M (2009) Performance of ultrasonic devices for bone surgery and associated intraosseous temperature development. Int J Oral Maxillofac Implants 24:484-90.
  • Mehl C, Harder S, Wolfart M, Kern M, Wolfart S (2008) Retrievability of implant-retained crowns following cementation. Clin Oral Implants Res 19:1304-1311.
  • Mehl C, Wolfart S, Kern M (2008) Kieferorthopädische Extrusion von Zähnen durch Magneten. Quintessenz Deutschland 59:595-604.
  • Mehl C, Wolfart S, Mehl C (2008) Orthodontic extrusion with magnets: A case report. Quintessence Int 5:371-379.
  • Mehl C, Sommer T, Kern M (2007) Einflügelige vollkeramische Adhäsivbrücken – minimalinvasive Ästhetik. Ästhetische Zahnmedizin 4:20-27.
  • Birkenfeld, F., Becker, M.E., Kurz, B., Harder, S., Kern, M. & Lucius, R., (2010) Changes in human mandibular bone morphology after heat application. Ann Anat 192: 227-231.
  • Lin J, Mehl C, Yang B, Kern M (2010) Durability of four composite resin cements bonded to dentin under simulated pulpal pressure. Dent Mater 26:1001-9.
  • Birkenfeld, F., Becker, M.E., Kurz, B., Harder, S., Kern, M. & Lucius, R., (2010) Changes in human mandibular bone morphology after heat application. Ann Anat 192: 227-231.
  • Mehl C, Scheibner S, Ludwig K, Kern M (2007) Wear of composite resin veneering materials and enamel in a chewing simulator. Dent Mater 23:1382-9.
  • Birkenfeld, F., Becker, M.E., Kurz, B., Harder, S., Kern, M. & Lucius, R., (2010) Changes in human mandibular bone morphology after heat application. Ann Anat 192: 227-231.
  • Mehl C, Ludwig K, Steiner M, Kern M (2010) Fracture strength of prefabricated all-ceramic posterior inlay-retained fixed dental prostheses. Dent Mater 26:67-75.
  • Wolfart, S., Harder, S., Eschbach, S., Lehmann, F. & Kern, M., (2009) Four-year clinical results of fixed dental prostheses with zirconia substructures (cercon): End abutments vs. Cantilever design. Eur J Oral Sci 117: 741- 749.
  • Lin J, Fan YJ, Mehl C, Zhu JJ, Chen H, Jin LY, Xu, JH, Wang H. (2011) Eucommia ulmoides Oliv. antagonizes H2O2-induced rat osteoblastic MC3T3-E1 apoptosis by inhibiting expressions of caspases 3, 6, 7, and 9. J Zhejiang Univ Sci B. 12:47-54.
  • Harder, S., Wolfart, S. & Kern, M., (2006) Einsatz eines mobilen Abstimmungs-Systems im Rahmen eines Kurses des Curriculums Implantologie. Z Zahnärztl Implantol 22: F68-72.
  • Mehl C, Wang H, Lin J, Han S, Zhu J, Wang X, Chen Y, Vollrath O. Influence of fluoride-containing acidic artificial saliva on the mechanical properties of Nickel-Titanium orthodontics wires. Ind J Dent Res (accepted for publication)
  • Harder S, Quabius ES, Ossenkop L, Mehl C, Kern, M. (2012) Surface contamination of dental implants assessed by gene expression analysis in a whole-blood in vitro assay. J Clin Periodontol (accepted for publication CPE-03-12-3814.R1)
  • Harder, S., Podschun, R., Grancicova, L., Cassens, M. & Kern, M., (2011) Evaluation of intraimplant bacteria contamination of two stage implants. J Dent Res 90: Abstr No 3415.
  • Ossenkop, L., Harder, S., Quabius, E.S. & Kern, M., (2011) Surface pyrogen contamination of commercial dental implants. J Dent Res 90: Abstr No 3412.
  • Stenger, B.-J.,Harder, S. & Kern, M., (2011) Responsiveness of vital and endodontically treated teeth to loading. J Dent Res 90: Abstr No 492.
  • Egert, C., Harder, S., Steiner, M., Wenz, H.-J. & Kern, M., (2011) Intraosseous temperature development during implant site preparation using different burs J Dent Res 90: Abstr No 3404.

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