Good occlusal practice in advanced restorative dentistry.

S. J. Davies, R. M. Gray, S. A. Whitehead

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    Abstract

    In most patients the existing occlusal scheme will be functional, comfortable and cosmetic; and so if a tooth or teeth need to be restored, the most appropriate way to provide the restoration(s) would be to adopt a 'conformative' approach: that is to provide treatment within the existing envelope of static and dynamic occlusal relationships. There will, however, be situations where the conformative approach cannot be adopted, and this section aims to describe what is 'Good Occlusal Practice' in these circumstances.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)421-434
    Number of pages13
    JournalBritish Dental Journal
    Volume191
    Issue number8
    Publication statusPublished - 27 Oct 2001

    Keywords

    • Centric Relation
    • Dental Articulators
    • Dental Models
    • Denture Design
    • Human
    • Jaw Relation Record
    • therapy: Malocclusion
    • Occlusal Adjustment
    • Patient Care Planning

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