TITLE

Making Sense of Complication Reporting Associated with Fixed Dental Prostheses

AUTHOR(S)
Walton, Terry R.
PUB. DATE
March 2014
SOURCE
International Journal of Prosthodontics;2014, Vol. 27 Issue 2, p114
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the reporting of complications associated with fixed dental prostheses and proposes altering documentation of complications. It states that complications impact the perceived value patients derive from their prostheses and incur significant monetary costs. It recommends that data on different restoration methods and materials should be collated retrospectively and should allow for comparisons that includes projected or actual survival data and clinical experiences.
ACCESSION #
94728817

 

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