Preclinical Manual of Prosthodontics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9788131226377

Preclinical Manual of Prosthodontics

1st Edition

Authors: Lakshmi S
Paperback ISBN: 9788131226377
Imprint: Elsevier India
Published Date: 20th September 2010

Description

A must-buy for every 2nd year BDS student!

This manual provides step-by-step illustrations of the various laboratory exercises, which students have to learn and perform in their 2nd Year BDS course for the preclinical prosthodontics examination. This is the only book of its kind that would serve as a guide for learning as well as practicing the exercises on his/her model in the class.

Key Features

The book is segregated into five chapters:

Chapter 1: Synopsis of Preclinical Prosthodontics
Discusses Complete Dentures, Removable Partial Dentures and Fixed Partial Dentures

Chapter 2: Instruments and Materials
Includes clear description with illustration of every instrument and material a student is expected to know, identify and use before entering the clinical section

Chapter 3: Preclinical Exercise
Provides step-by-step pictorial representation along with explanation of all laboratory exercises a student has to perform

Chapter 4: Common Viva Questions
Provides around 150 commonly asked questions to help students prepare for their viva voce examination

Chapter 5: Glossary of Terms
Contains an exhaustive list of commonly asked prosthodontic terms

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

Details

Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier India 2010
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier India
Paperback ISBN:
9788131226377

About the Author

Lakshmi S