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Table 4 Surgical and prosthetic aftercare (number of events) during follow-up period

From: Implant-supported mandibular overdentures: a retrospective case series study in a daily dental practice

  2-implant group
n=61 patients
3-implant group
n=38 patients
4-implant group
n=34 patients
Removal of implant 0 0 1
Placement of new implant 0 0 0
Removal of hyperplasia 1 0 1
Surgical treatment of peri-implantitis 0 0 0
Clip repair 7 0 3
Repair denture base/teeth 14 6 8
Applying temporary soft liner 4 2 1
Relining overdenture 25 14 26
Readjustment occlusion 1 0 1
Bar repair 11 0 1
New bar 1 0 0
New overdenture 3 1 3