Periodontal disease: its impact on restorative dentistry

Culshaw, S. (2017) Periodontal disease: its impact on restorative dentistry. Primary Dental Journal, 6(1), pp. 25-31. (PMID:28376960)

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A healthy periodontium provides stable gingival margins and stable tooth position prior to tooth preparations for indirect restorations. Good periodontal health allows easier tissue handling during tooth preparation, impression taking and restoration fitting. Periodontal health is integral to successful restorative care. This report documents common clinical scenarios in which periodontal problems cause aesthetic concern.

Item Type:Articles
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Culshaw, Professor Shauna
Authors: Culshaw, S.
College/School:College of Medical Veterinary and Life Sciences > School of Medicine, Dentistry & Nursing > Dental School
Journal Name:Primary Dental Journal
Publisher:Faculty of General Dental Practice (UK)

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