An investigation of the effectiveness of indirect retainers.

Abstract

A mandibular bilateral distal-extension base removable partial denture was lifted from a model under standardized conditions. The amount of denture base displacement under various loads and the forces of removal were measured electronically. The framework was constructed to allow repeated changes in the type of clasp, location of indirect retainer, and… (More)

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@article{Frank1977AnIO, title={An investigation of the effectiveness of indirect retainers.}, author={Richard P Frank and Jack Ivan Nicholls}, journal={The Journal of prosthetic dentistry}, year={1977}, volume={38 5}, pages={494-506} }