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The screw loosening is a reason to prosthetic rehabilitation failure. However, the DLC (Diamond-like carbon) screw treatment lead thefriction decrease and sliding between the components, which increases the screw preload benefit and decreases the chance of looseningoccurrence. This case shows a clinical indication of the association of the correct preload applied and the DLC screw, which can be considered an optimized protocol to solve screw loosening recidivate of unitary prosthesis indoaj:27ea799c12bc40adb0747e0277c2998a fatcat:qq5pmq4cvraijmq5duvmbqwl4q