Reducing the risk of failure in complete denture patients

  1. Lookup NU author(s)
  2. Professor Janice Ellis
  3. Dr James Field
Author(s)Critchlow S, Ellis J, Field J
Publication type Article
JournalDental Update
ISSN (print)0305-5000
Full text for this publication is not currently held within this repository. Alternative links are provided below where available.
This paper aims to review the factors associated with an increased risk of failure in complete denture patients, based on the strength of the available evidence base. These include accuracy of jaw relations, a poorly formed mandibular ridge, poor quality dentures and patient neuroticism. Clinical strategies for overcoming these issues are described with particular reference to impression making and jaw relations.
PublisherGeorge Warman Publications Ltd
Actions    Link to this publication