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Complete Dentures

A Clinical Manual for the General Dental Practitioner

  • Hugh Devlin

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XII
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  8. Back Matter
    Pages 107-109

About this book

Introduction

This is a user-friendly guide to the principles of complete denture construction. It is a practical, extensively illustrated book for the general dental practitioner, starting with the examination of the edentulous patient and progressing through the different treatments in a logical way. A range of procedures has been described in sufficient detail so that the dentist can apply the best treatment measure to the specific clinical problem. A final chapter on domiciliary treatment has been included because elderly, housebound patients often present problems such as denture retention (because of the patients’ residual ridge atrophy or insufficient muscular control). Reference to original research work has been included so that the reader can explore the research evidence for himself.

Keywords

Prosthodontics anatomy dentistry fracture infection joint morphology muscle pain patients planning restorative dentistry soft tissue speech tissue

Authors and affiliations

  • Hugh Devlin
    • 1
  1. 1.University Dental Hospital of ManchesterManchesterUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-56109-2
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2002
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-62665-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-56109-2
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