A proposal for classification of tooth fractures based on treatment need.

@article{Loomba2010APF,
  title={A proposal for classification of tooth fractures based on treatment need.},
  author={Kapil Loomba and Anju Loomba and Rhythm Bains and Vivek Kumar Bains},
  journal={Journal of oral science},
  year={2010},
  volume={52 4},
  pages={517-29}
}
Accuracy in defining a disease makes it easier to study and understand. Similarly, with injuries to the teeth, a comprehensive classification is an aid to correct diagnosis and treatment planning. A thorough review of various classifications of tooth fractures shows that, despite an emphasis on traumatic dental injuries, a consensus needs to be arrived at, especially among clinicians and general/family dentists. The ideal classification would be applicable to both primary and permanent… CONTINUE READING

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