Table 4: Differences between types of implants. Torque values are expressed in Ncm.

Model and type of
implant

At baseline (T1) p
value
Over time (T2-T1 %) p
value
Over time (T3-T2 %) p
value
Over time (T3-T1 %) p
value
In vivo
(29 samples)
Group 1 19.27 ± 3.28 <0.001* 41.86% ± 12.48 0.705 34.58% ± 50.46 0.885 24.36% ± 24.03 0.798
Group 2 10.71 ± 4.75 39.74% ± 17.22 31.36% ± 62.03 21.61% ± 30.12
In vitro
(20 samples)
Group 1 17.00 (25.75 - 12.00) 0.011* 22.24% ±11.78 <0.001*
Group 2 10.50 (14.00 - 8.50) 49.71%±13.28

* statistically significant (p < 0.05)

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