Int J Implant Dent 2021 Apr 28;7(1):38. Epub 2021 Apr 28.
Department of Oral Rehabilitation, School of Dentistry, Federal University of Goias, Praça Universitária, s/n, Setor Universitário, Goiania, Goias, 74605-220, Brazil.
Objective: This randomized clinical trial aimed to compare the short-term postsurgical symptoms after insertion of one or two implants for retention of a mandibular overdenture. This study investigated whether the less invasive single-implant approach results in lower postoperative symptoms compared to the conventional two-implant overdenture.
Materials And Methods: Patients received new complete dentures and were randomly assigned to groups receiving one or two single-stage, early-loaded hydrophilic implants, inserted in the midline (n = 23), or the lateral incisor-canine area bilaterally (n = 24). Read More