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Title Fundamentals of fixed prosthodontics / Herbert T. Shillingburg Jr ; with David A. Sather [and others] ; illustrations by Suzan E. Stone
Edition Fourth edition
Published Hanover Park, IL : Quintessence Pub., [2012]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 574 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents An introduction to fixed prosthodontics -- Fundamentals of occlusion -- Articulators -- Interocclusal records -- Articulation of casts -- Treatment planning for single-tooth restorations -- Treatment planning for the replacement of missing teeth -- Fixed partial denture and implant configurations -- Principles of tooth preparations -- Preparations for full coverage crowns -- Preparations for partial coverage crowns -- Preparations for intracoronal restorations -- Preparations for severely debilitated teeth -- Preparations for periodontally weakened teeth -- Provisional restorations -- Fluid control and soft tissue management -- Impressions -- Working casts and dies -- Wax patterns -- Investing and casting -- Cementation and bonding -- Esthetic considerations -- All-ceramic restorations -- Metal-ceramic restorations -- Pontics and edentulous ridges -- Solder joints and other connectors -- Restoration of osseointegrated dental implants -- Single-tooth implant restoration -- Multiple-tooth implant restoration
Summary Designed to serve as an introduction to restorative dentistry techniques using fixed partial dentures and cast metal, metal-ceramic, and all-ceramic restorations, this book provides the background knowledge needed by the novice and serves as a refresher for the practitioner or graduate student
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Prosthodontics.
Denture, Partial, Fixed.
Dental Prosthesis Design.
Prosthodontics -- methods.
Form Electronic book
Author Sather, David A.
Shillingburg, Herbert T.
ISBN 0867155175 (electronic bk.)
9780867155174 (electronic bk.)