fixed prosthodontics

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fixed prosthodontics

[‚fikst ‚präs·thə′dän·tiks]
(medicine)
A subdivision of prosthodontics that focuses on the replacement of missing teeth by dental bridges.
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2003): In Vitro Resistance Of Reinforced Interim Fixed Partial Dentures, J Prosthet Dent, 89:170-174
Key Words: Survey, fixed partial denture, impression materials, impression technique, specialists, general dental practitioners.
Use of precision and semi precision attachments in fixed partial denture is done in previous studies with high rate of success due to Stress distribution of abutments and base displacement with precision attachment [7].
The 5 unit fixed partial denture prosthesis was planned so that all units would receive full porcelain fused to metal restorations.
In general, higher percentage of patients with poor socioeconomic status were found to be visiting unqualified dentists for self cure acrylic resin fixed partial dentures (Fig 2).
Although most of the subjects preferred to have fixed partial denture (n=195) some of them responded that they would be comfortable with removable partial denture (n=33) Fig 1.
05) at all appointments in abutments of fixed partial denture with either resin based or glass ionomer luting cement.
Patients' expectations of and satisfaction with implant-supported fixed partial dentures and single crowns.
1 There are several methods for rehabilitation of a missing tooth or teeth including removable dentures, fixed partial dentures, or dental implants.
Glass infiltrated alumina with partially stabilized zirconia (GIAZ): the inceram system combines the use of glass infiltrated alumina with 35% partially stabilized zirconia as the core material for posterior crowns and fixed partial dentures (fpd's).