Lack of evidence on the failure rate of dental implants

A dental implant

Clinical question: In people with diabetes receiving dental implants, is poor glycaemic control associated with a higher failure rate? Diabetes is associated with an increased risk of dental implant failure.  This systematic review collated the observational evidence to see whether there is an association with glycaemic control. The evidence The reviewers found 14 studies.  The [read the full story…]