Clinical guidelines and procedures for provision of mandibular overdentures on 4 mini-dental implants.

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This article describes the flapless placement of mini-dental implants (MDI) to retain mandibular overdentures. Clinical inclusion/exclusion criteria and clinical protocols for the flapless placement of MDIs and for retrofitting the overdenture are presented. A minimum bone height of 13 mm and a minimal flap are recommended. After drilling, the 4 implants… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.prosdent.2016.04.020

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@article{Kanazawa2017ClinicalGA, title={Clinical guidelines and procedures for provision of mandibular overdentures on 4 mini-dental implants.}, author={Manabu Kanazawa and Jocelyne Sylvia Feine and Shahrokh Esfandiari}, journal={The Journal of prosthetic dentistry}, year={2017}, volume={117 1}, pages={22-27} }