A comparison of the accuracy of two methods used by pre-doctoral students to measure vertical dimension.

@article{Geerts2004ACO,
  title={A comparison of the accuracy of two methods used by pre-doctoral students to measure vertical dimension.},
  author={G A V M Geerts and Martin Stuhlinger and Daan G. Nel},
  journal={The Journal of prosthetic dentistry},
  year={2004},
  volume={91 1},
  pages={59-66}
}
STATEMENT OF PROBLEM Measuring vertical dimension is a soft-tissue measurement. Therefore, inaccuracy may occur. PURPOSE The purpose of this study is to compare the accuracy of the Willis gauge method with the caliper method. MATERIALS AND METHODS The Willis gauge measures the distance between the septum of the nose and the chin. The caliper method… CONTINUE READING