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Current ceramic materials and systems with clinical recommendations: a systematic review.
STATEMENT OF PROBLEM Developments in ceramic core materials such as lithium disilicate, aluminum oxide, and zirconium oxide have allowed more widespread application of all-ceramic restorations overExpand
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Factors affecting outcomes for single-tooth implants and endodontic restorations.
Initial root canal therapy and implant placement are both common treatment modalities, and, as such, prognostic factors that influence the treatment outcomes of these two restorations should beExpand
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Accuracy of two impression techniques with angulated implants.
STATEMENT OF PROBLEM Accurate recording of implant locations is required so that definitive restorations are properly supported and do not place additional stress on the implants. Angulated implantsExpand
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Retrospective cross sectional comparison of initial nonsurgical endodontic treatment and single-tooth implants.
Initial root canal treatment and the replacement of a single tooth with implants are both viable treatment options, but various success rates have been reported for each treatment modality. ThisExpand
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Laser digitization of casts to determine the effect of tray selection and cast formation technique on accuracy.
UNLABELLED STATEMENT OF PROBLEM; Several studies have attempted to determine the ideal combination of dental materials and laboratory techniques to produce the most accurate dental cast. Most haveExpand
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A preliminary survey of interprofessional education.
The purpose of this article is to review the literature on interprofessional education (IPE) and report on a preliminary survey of the current status of interprofessional education in seven academicExpand
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Patient perceptions of professionalism in dentistry.
The purpose of this study was to examine how patients perceived the professionalism of University of Minnesota School of Dentistry students, faculty, and staff. Professionalism is defined by theExpand
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Fabrication of a guide for radiographic evaluation and surgical placement of implants.
The use of guides for radiographic evaluation and surgical placement of dental implants can improve the final outcome of treatment for patients receiving implants. This article describes a techniqueExpand
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Twelve-year survival of 2-surface composite resin and amalgam premolar restorations placed by dental students.
STATEMENT OF PROBLEM Composite resin and amalgam restorations are indicated for the restoration of posterior teeth. With increased esthetic demands, long-term clinical studies are required toExpand
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Clinical evaluation of resilient denture liners. Part 2: Candida count and speciation.
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to count and to speciate Candida isolated from 2 resilient denture liners, Molloplast-B and MPDS-SL. MATERIALS AND METHODS A group of 20 patients each had 1Expand
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