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Type: Artigo de periódico
Title: Evaluation of Senior Brazilian Dental Students About Mouth Preparation and Removable Partial Denture Design
Author: Neto, AF
Duarte, ARC
Shiratori, FK
Leite, PHDES
Rizzatti-Barbosa, CM
Bonachela, WC
Abstract: This study aimed to evaluate the knowledge of senior dental students about mouth preparation and removable partial denture (RPD) design Two hundred sixty six senior students from eleven dental schools in the State of Sao Paulo, Brazil, comprised the sample The subjects examined two partially edentulous casts mounted on a semiadjustable articulator, answered a questionnaire regarding the treatment plan and drew the RPD design The casts consisted of Kennedy Class III, modification 1 maxillary arch and Class II mandibular arch Ninety percent of the students believed that mouth preparation should be performed although no one was able to name all necessary procedures For the maxillary arch 12 percent of the denture designs were completely appropriate, 51 percent were partially appropriate, and 37 percent were inappropriate For the mandibular arch, the results were 3 percent, 40 percent, and 57 percent, respectively
Subject: removable partial denture
denture design
dental students
Country: EUA
Editor: Amer Dental Education Assoc
Citation: Journal Of Dental Education. Amer Dental Education Assoc, v. 74, n. 11, n. 1255, n. 1260, 2010.
Rights: aberto
Date Issue: 2010
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