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Volume 28 , Issue 4
July/August 2015

Pages 412–414


Denture-Related Biomechanical Factors for Fixed Partial Dentures Retained on Short Dental Implants

Bernhard Pommer, DDS, PhD/Lukas Hingsammer, MD/Robert Haas, DDS, MD, PhD/ Georg Mailath-Pokorny, DDS, MD, PhD/Dieter Busenlechner, DDS, PhD/ Georg Watzek, DDS, MD, PhD/Rudolf Fürhauser, DMD, MD, PhD


PMID: 26218027
DOI: 10.11607/ijp.4238

Prosthodontically driven biomechanical considerations are essential for longterm successful outcomes in dental implant therapy. Correct protocols seek to preclude potential consequences associated with functional and parafunctional occlusal overload such as screw loosening, component fracture, compromised marginal bone maintenance, and the integrity of the induced osseointegration response. Other concerns also need to be addressed, more especially when other implants are selected, for example: bridge insertion torque (BIT) in cases of immediate loading, cantilever length–anteroposterior spread ratio (CL–AP), overall crown-to-implant ratio (oCIR), total bone-to-implant surface area (tBICA), and the status of the opposing dentition. In spite of promising clinical results, evidence-based clinical protocols demand that such biomechanical limits still need to be determined.


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