A 4-year prospective clinical and radiological study of maxillary dental implants supporting single-tooth crowns using early and delayed loading protocols

Turkyilmaz I., Avci M., Kuran S., Ozbek E. N.

CLINICAL IMPLANT DENTISTRY AND RELATED RESEARCH, vol.9, no.4, pp.222-227, 2007 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Background: Recent studies have showed that immediate/early loading of dental implants is a clinically feasible concept with results similar to those for standard two-stage procedures, especially in the mandible. However, there are only a few studies regarding the immediate/early loading of maxillary implants supporting single-tooth crowns.