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Table 8 Type of microvascular free flap/autogenous bone graft implant placed into and implant survival

From: Outcomes of implant-based oral rehabilitation in head and neck oncology patients—a retrospective evaluation of a large, single regional service cohort

Type of microvascular free flap/autogenous bone graft—implant inserted into No. of patients No. of implants No. of implant failures Implant survival (%)
Scapula 5 12 0 100
Fibula 27 65 11 83.1
ALT 1 2 0 100
Radial 6 15 3 80.0
Pectoralis major 0 0 0
DCIA 10 25 6 76.0
Iliac crest (non-vascular) 3 10 2 80
Total 52 129 22 82.9
  1. The number of patients and implants and percentage implant failure and survival for each autogenous bone graft that the implants were placed into. DCIA deep circumflex iliac artery flaps, ALT anterolateral thigh flap