What is the optimal number of implants for fixed reconstructions: a systematic review.

@article{Heydecke2012WhatIT,
  title={What is the optimal number of implants for fixed reconstructions: a systematic review.},
  author={Guido Heydecke and Marcel Zwahlen and Ailsa Nicol and Davide Nisand and Michael Payer and Frank Renouard and Philipp Grohmann and Sven M{\"u}hlemann and Tim Joda},
  journal={Clinical oral implants research},
  year={2012},
  volume={23 Suppl 6},
  pages={217-28}
}
OBJECTIVES To assess the 5-year and 10-year survival and complication rates of implant-supported fixed reconstructions in partially and totally edentulous patients with regard to the optimal number and distribution of dental implants. MATERIAL AND METHODS This review was designed as a systematic review of the literature. A search strategy was developed… CONTINUE READING