Consistency in color parameters of a commonly used shade guide.

@article{Tashkandi2010ConsistencyIC,
  title={Consistency in color parameters of a commonly used shade guide.},
  author={Esam A Tashkandi},
  journal={The Saudi dental journal},
  year={2010},
  volume={22 1},
  pages={
          7-11
        }
}
OBJECTIVE The use of shade guides to assess the color of natural teeth subjectively remains one of the most common means for dental shade assessment. Any variation in the color parameters of the different shade guides may lead to significant clinical implications. Particularly, since the communication between the clinic and the dental laboratory is based on using the shade guide designation. The purpose of this study was to investigate the consistency of the L∗a∗b∗ color parameters of a sample… CONTINUE READING
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