September 1927
Journal of Dental Research;Sep1927, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p189
Academic Journal
A conference paper on the use of retainers in partial dental prosthesis is presented. Details are provided about a technique which uses elastic roundwire in the retention of partial prosthetic dental restorations. A comparison is made between the use of dental prosthesis in pulpless teeth and vital teeth.


Related Articles

  • Mitchell's trimmer: Who was Mitchell and what was he trimming? Dattani, A.; Hayes, S. J. // British Dental Journal;11/13/2015, Vol. 219 Issue 9, p459 

    Mitchell's trimmer, also known as an osteo-trimmer, osteocarver or osteocarver #4, is a commonly used instrument in a dental professional's armamentarium. Today the instrument is used in a range of dental specialties; however, its modern use has no association to trimming. This article explores...

  • Extracoronal resilient attachments in distal-extension removable partial dentures. Yen-Chen Ku; Yu-Fu Shen; Chiu-Po Chan // Quintessence International;May2000, Vol. 31 Issue 5, p311 

    Esthetics is often compromised in patients who wear removable partial dentures with metal clasps placed on anterior teeth. Clinical procedures are presented for a new design of a removable partial denture that Improves esthetics and function through a new dental attachment. The extracoronal...

  • A Review of Attachments for Removable Partial Denture Design: Part 1. Classification and Selection. Burns, David R.; Ward, John E. // International Journal of Prosthodontics;Jan/Feb1990, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p98 

    An attachment is a mechanical device, other than a clasp assembly, that functions as a direct retainer. Attachments for removable partial denture treatment are reviewed and a method for classifying different types of attachments is provided. Attachments are categorized as precision or...

  • Use of Severely Reduced Molars for Maintenance of Vitality of the Dention. Rommel, P. // Quintessence International;Nov1981, Vol. 12 Issue 11, p1159 

    The article discusses the technique for coronal build-up retention for vital posterior tooth preparations. It notes that the time and skills reacquired needed to facilitate retention of coronal build-ups of plastic material through inserted pins limits the procedures in actual practice. It also...

  • Improved designs for removable partial dentures in Kennedy Class IV cases. Chow, T. W.; Clark, R. K. F.; Clarke, D. A. // Quintessence International;Nov1988, Vol. 19 Issue 11, p797 

    The article focuses on innovations in the designs of removable partial dentures that do not cover gingival tissues. Partial dentures that are compatible with optimal periodontal health, should not cover the gingival margins of the remaining teeth. Researchers have attempted to make dentures in...

  • The P-S (Pin-Slot) attachment, as utilized for the Thompson dowel in removable partial dentures. Pipko, D. J.; Spanko, J. E. // Quintessence International;Nov1987, Vol. 18 Issue 11, p805 

    The article evaluates the Pin-Slot (P-S) dental attachment as utilized for the Thompson dowel in removable partial dentures.

  • The use of digital imaging for colour matching and communication in restorative dentistry. Jarad, F. D.; Russell, M. D.; Moss, B. W. // International Journal of Prosthodontics;Sep/Oct2006, Vol. 19 Issue 5, p481 

    The purpose of this in vitro study was to compare the percentage accuracy of shade matching between 2 sets of Vita Lumin shade guides using 2 methods of shade matching: a conventional visual method and a newly developed computer shade-matching procedure. A secondary purpose was to compare the...

  • Rubber dam clamp placement on partially erupted molars without anesthesia. Tatel, Fredric S. // Pediatric Dentistry;Jan/Feb2000, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p73 

    The article offers information on the rubber dam clamp which has been used in restorative dentistry.

  • APPENDIX B: UNIVERSAL RESTORATIVE TRAY.  // Tooth Colored Restoratives: Principles & Techniques;2002, p275 

    A table of restorative tray instruments and a universal restorative tray set up are presented for the March 2002 issue of the book "Tooth-Colored Restoratives: Principles and Techniques," 9th ed.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics