Int J Stomatol ›› 2021, Vol. 48 ›› Issue (3): 329-328.doi: 10.7518/gjkq.2021031

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Influencing factors of the clinical application effect of ultrashort implant

Lu Boyao(),Yang Dawei,Liu Weiqing,Liang Xing()   

  1. State Key Laboratory of Oral Diseases & National Clinical Research Center for Oral Diseases & Dept. of Prosthodontics Ⅱ, West China Hospital of Stomatology, Sichuan University, Chengdu 610041, China
  • Received:2020-08-10 Revised:2020-11-13 Online:2021-05-01 Published:2021-05-14
  • Contact: Xing Liang;
  • Supported by:
    National Natural Science Foundation of China(81900967)


During implant restoration, the clinician often faces insufficient residual alveolar bone for implant due to severe resorption, which adversely affects implant implantation. In recent years, more short and ultrashort implants are used in the clinic to solve this problem. However, the length, diameter, surface morphology, and treatment of implants as well as the patient’s bone condition, implant site, and prosthesis design influence the practical application of ultrashort implants. Thus, the clinical effect is not always satisfactory. Studying the factors influencing the clinical effect of ultrashort implants can effectively improve the survival rate, reduce the occurrence of complications, and achieve a more perfect implant treatment. This study reviews the factors related to the clinical application effect of ultrashort implants.

Key words: ultrashort implant, clinical effect, implant design, implant ?restoration

CLC Number: 

  • R783.2

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