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Reproducibility, reliability and validity of measurements obtained from Cecile3 digital models.
The aim of this study was to determine the reproducibility, reliability and validity of measurements in digital models compared to plaster models. Fifteen pairs of plaster models were obtained fromExpand
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Relationship between body fat and masticatory function.
PURPOSE The aim of this cross-sectional study was to investigate the relationship between body fat and masticatory function. MATERIALS AND METHODS One hundred dentate and partially edentulousExpand
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Mastication in subjects with extremely shortened dental arches rehabilitated with removable partial dentures.
Mastication was evaluated in subjects presenting extremely shortened dental arches (ESDAs) rehabilitated with mandibular free-end removable partial dentures (RPDs). Subjects were divided into fourExpand
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Repair of furcal perforation with mineral trioxide aggregate: long-term follow-up of 2 cases.
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The use of MTA in treating 2 cases of furcal perforation (accidental and caries-related) and subsequent long-term follow-up. Expand
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Marginal microleakage of class V resin-based composite restorations bonded with six one-step self-etch systems.
This study compared the microleakage of class V restorations bonded with various one-step self-etching adhesives. Seventy class V resin-based composite restorations were prepared on the buccal andExpand
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Relationship Between Chewing Rate and Masticatory Performance
Abstract The influence of mandibular movement timing on food breakdown remains unclear. The authors, therefore, sought to relate chewing rate with masticatory performance. Chewing rate, defined asExpand
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Influence of length of occlusal support on masticatory function of free-end removable partial dentures.
PURPOSE The aim of this study was to determine the influence of occlusal support length (OSL) of free-end removable partial dentures (RPDs) on masticatory function. MATERIALS AND METHODSExpand
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Reproducibility of a silicone-based test food to masticatory performance evaluation by different sieve methods.
The aim of this study was to evaluate the reproducibility of the condensation silicone Optosil Comfort® as an artificial test food for masticatory performance evaluation. Twenty dentate subjects withExpand
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Relationship among malocclusion, number of occlusal pairs and mastication.
This study evaluated the relationship among malocclusion, number of occlusal pairs, masticatory performance, masticatory time and masticatory ability in completely dentate subjects. Eighty healthyExpand
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Esthetic Rehabilitation of the Smile with No-Prep Porcelain Laminates and Partial Veneers
Rehabilitation of patients with anterior conoid teeth may present a challenge for the clinician, especially when trying to mimic the nature with composite resins. This clinical report exemplifies howExpand
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