Interventions for replacing missing teeth: partially absent dentition.

  title={Interventions for replacing missing teeth: partially absent dentition.},
  author={Elliot Abt and Alan B. Carr and Helen Victoria Worthington},
  journal={The Cochrane database of systematic reviews},
BACKGROUND Management of individuals presenting with partial loss of teeth is a common task for dentists. Outcomes important to the management of missing teeth in the partially absent dentition should be systematically summarized. This review recognizes both the challenges associated with such a summarization and the critical nature of the information for patients. OBJECTIVES To assess the effects of different prostheses for the treatment of partially absent dentition in terms of the… CONTINUE READING