TITLE

A new technique for the custom fabrication of mouthguards with photopolymerized urethane diacrylate

AUTHOR(S)
Ranalli, Dennis N.; Guevara, Peter A.
PUB. DATE
April 1992
SOURCE
Quintessence International;Apr1992, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p253
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The use of protective mouthguards in athletes has proven to be an effective and inexpensive means of preventing traumatic injuries to the teeth and supporting structures. Of the three general types of mouthguards available currently, the custom-fabricated type is considered superior to stock and mouth-formed protectors. A new technique is introduced for the fabrication of custom-made mouthguards with light-curing urethan diacrylate material.
ACCESSION #
38699017

 

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