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Table 2 Antibiotic prescription choices of 172 surveyed dentists in different dental implant procedures in healthy patients

From: Antibiotics prescribing practices in oral implantology among jordanian dentists. A cross sectional, observational study

  Antibiotic choice
Procedure I do not prescribe antibiotic for this procedure. I prescribe only preoperative antibiotic. I prescribe only postoperative antibiotic. I prescribe pre- & postoperative antibiotics. I did not do this procedure.
  n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%)
Straight forward single implant case without raising a flap (flapless). 47 (27.3) 8 (4.7) 41 (23.8) 21 (12.2) 55 (32.0)
Straight forward single implant case with raising a flap. 26 (15.1) 20 (11.6) 80 (46.5) 40 (23.3) 6 (3.5)
Straight forward multiple flapless implant case. 19 (11.0) 14 (8.1) 47 (27.3) 31 (18.0) 61 (35.5)
Straight forward multiple implant case with raising flaps. 10 (5.8) 11 (6.4) 73 (42.4) 60 (34.9) 18 (10.5)
Immediate implant placement in absence of active infection. 16 (9.3) 12 (7.0) 50 (29.1) 54 (31.4) 40 (23.3)
Immediate implant placement in presence of active infection. 4 (2.3) 9 (5.2) 21 (12.2) 75 (43.6) 63 (36.6)
Internal sinus elevation. 11 (6.4) 8 (4.7) 44 (25.6) 64 (37.2) 45 (26.2)
External sinus elevation. 3 (1.7) 7 (4.1) 38 (22.1) 62 (36.0) 62 (36.0)
Bone augmentation. 9 (5.2) 5 (2.9) 43 (25.0) 72 (41.9) 43 (25.0)
At time of gingival former (healing abutment) insertion. 127 (73.8) 4 (2.3) 7 (4.1) 8 (4.7) 26 (15.1)
At time of impression taking. 133 (77.3) 0 (0) 4 (2.3) 8 (4.7) 27 (15.7)
At time of crown delivery 132 (76.7) 0 (0) 5 (2.9) 8 (4.7) 27 (15.7)