Shade matching performance of dental students with three various lighting conditions.

  title={Shade matching performance of dental students with three various lighting conditions.},
  author={Mohammadreza Nakhaei and Jalil Ghanbarzadeh and Shirin Keyvanloo and S. R. Mir Alavi and Hamid Jafarzadeh},
  journal={The journal of contemporary dental practice},
  volume={14 1},
AIM To evaluate the ability of dental students to match shades under three various light conditions. MATERIALS AND METHODS Sixty senior dental students participated in this study. All students were tested for color deficiency using Ishahara's tests. Nine classical vita shade tabs were randomly selected and their identification codes were concealed. The students were asked to match these 9 selected items by using a complete vita shade guide under three various light conditions (natural light… CONTINUE READING

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