Forensic odontology: A prosthodontic view

  title={Forensic odontology: A prosthodontic view},
  author={Sulekha Gosavi and Siddharth Y Gosavi},
  journal={Journal of Forensic Dental Sciences},
  pages={38 - 41}
  • Sulekha Gosavi, Siddharth Y Gosavi
  • Published 2012
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Forensic Dental Sciences
  • The most common role of the forensic dentist is the identification of deceased individuals. Dental identifications have always played a key role in natural and manmade disaster situations, and in particular, the mass casualties normally associated with aviation disasters. Because of the lack of a comprehensive fingerprint database, dental identification continues to be crucial in the world. An all-acrylic resin appliance such as a full denture or an all-acrylic partial denture (or orthodontic… CONTINUE READING
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