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Table 1 Comparison of standard and over-dimensioned protocol

From: Implant primary stability depending on protocol and insertion mode — an ex vivo study

Drilling sequence — standard protocol Drilling sequence — over-dimensioned protocol
  n Mean (SD) CI n Mean (SD) CI
ISQ 45 68.33 (6.83) 66.14–70.51 30 68.5 (8.82) 65.08–71.92
IT (Ncm) 45 90.56 (31.27) 80.56–100.56 30 63.74 (48.61) 44.89–82.59
TO (Ncm) 45 93.59 (32.3) 83.27–103.92 30 58.35 (40.43) 42.67–74.02
  1. ISQ implant stability quotient, IT insertion torque, TO torque out, SD standard deviation, CI confidence interval