prosthodontics

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prosthodontics:

see dentistrydentistry,
treatment and care of the teeth and associated oral structures. Dentistry is mainly concerned with tooth decay, disease of the supporting structures, such as the gums, and faulty positioning of the teeth.
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prosthodontics

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(medicine)
The science and practice of replacement of missing dental and oral structures.
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This is a cross-sectional study among the patients visiting the OPD of Department of Prosthodontics and Crown and Bridge, PDM Dental College and Research Institute, Bahadurgarh, Haryana between the period of March 2015 to February 2016.
The object of the study was blood plasma of patients of the same age and gender before and after 1 year of prosthodontic treatment.
One hundred fifty partially dentate patients of age 20 years and above having history of no systemic disease (Parkinson's disease, Myasthenia Gravis, decreased salivation, neuromuscular disorders, diabetes mellitus) attending Oral Surgery and prosthodontics department of AFID Rawalpindi were included in the study (Using WHO sample size calculator (1.
1) Department of Prosthodontics, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Airlangga University, Indonesia
The result of an obturator for any prosthodontic application can be affected by the extent and site of postsurgical bony anatomy, availability of abutment teeth, magnitude of the defect, quality of the mucosa, radiation therapy, patient's previous dental experience and neuromuscular control of the patient.
The next most common reason for extractions in the military population was divided equally between extractions on teeth which were originally planned for prosthodontic treatment and trauma.
ehabilitation of mandibulectomy defects is always a challenging and controversial Prosthodontic clinical scenario.
Mandibular overdentures: comparative evaluation of prosthodontic maintenance of three different implant systems during the first year of service.
A review of selected dental literature on contemporary provisional fixed prosthodontic treatment: Report of the Committee on Research in Fixed Prosthodontics of the Academy of fixed Prosthodontics.
6- ACADEMY OF DENTURE PROSTHETICS: GLOSSARY OF PROSTHODONTIC TERMS.
Titanium for prosthodontic applications: a review of the literature.
Ahmad, a lecturer, researcher, and dentist in private practice in the UK, offers a concise introduction to all aspects of prosthodontic dentistry for students, clinicians, and other members of the dental team.