This practical resource addresses a range of clinical problems in prosthetic dentistry and provides a step-by-step guide to differential diagnosis and treatment planning. Emphasizing clinical-problem solving, it helps readers combine different dental procedures into a rational plan of treatment for patients who may have a number of different dental problems that require attention.
Focuses on clinical problem-solving in prosthodontics.
Offers practical help with treatment planning, guiding the reader through the process of decision-making.
Covers some of the most important areas of clinical practice for the average dentist - including crowns, bridges, veneers, and implant-supported restorations.
Provides colorful illustrations throughout to reinforce content.
1. Discoloured teeth: Cases A and B 2. Failing crowns: Cases C and D 3. Occlusion: Case E 4. Tooth wear: Case F 5. Shortened teeth: Case G 6. Tooth wear: Case H 7. Posts: Case I 8. Bridge design: Case J and K 9. Single missing anterior teeth: Case L 10. Single missing posterior teeth: Case M 11. Missing anterior teeth: Case N 12. Missing posterior teeth: Case O 13. Overdentures: Case P 14. Edentulous maxilla: Cases Q and U 15. Complete dentures: Case R 16. Failed crown and bridge: Cases S and T
By David Bartlett, Senior Lecturer, Division of Conservative Dentisry, Polyclinics and General Dental Practice, Guy's, King's and St. Thomas' Dental Institute, London, UK.