Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Synopsis of Preclinical Prosthodontics 1

S Lakshmi and CS Raj Mohan

1.1. Complete Denture 1

1.1.1. Introduction to Prosthodontics 1

• Prosthodontics 1

• Branches of Prosthodontics 1

• Prosthesis 2

• Ancillary Prosthesis 5

1.1.2 Anatomical Landmarks of Maxillary Arch 6

and Mandibular Arch

• Anatomical Landmarks of Maxillary Arch 6

• Anatomical Landmarks of Mandibular Arch 12

1.1.3. Impression Trays 17

• Defi nition 17

• Requirements of Impression Tray 17

• Types of Impression Trays 17

1.1.4. Impressions in Complete Denture 21

• Defi nition 21

• Objectives of Impression Making 21

1.1.5. Dental Casts 25

• Cast 25

• Dental Cast 25

• Types of Cast 26

• Requirements of the Cast 26

• Parts of a Cast 26

1.1.6. Record Bases 29

• Defi nition 29

• Requirements 29

• Types of Record Base 29

1.1.7. Occlusion Rim 32

• Defi nition 32

• Uses of Occlusion Rim 33

• Dimension of Occlusion Rims 33

1.1.8. Articulators 34

• Defi nition 35

• Classifi cation 35

• Requirements 38

1.1.9. Artifi cial Teeth 43

• Based on the Type of Material Used 43

• Based on the Occlusal Form of Teeth 43

1.1.10. Occlusion in Complete Denture 45

1.1.11. Parts and Surfaces of a Complete Denture 48

• Surfaces of the Denture 48

• Parts of the Denture 49

1.2. Removable Partial Denture 52

1.2.1. Classifi cation of Partially Edentulous

Arch and Applegates Rules 52

• Defi nition 52

• Components 52

• Kennedy’s Classifi cation 53

• Applegate’s Rules 55

1.2.2. Components of Cast Partial Denture 55

• Defi nition of Major connector 56

• Requirements 56

• Classifi cati

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English
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© 2010
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Elsevier India
Print ISBN:
9788131226377

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