The Dental Register Volume 62

The Dental Register Volume 62

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1908 edition. Excerpt: ...and have each of them make a plate until shecan get one with "a good suckage." If you are the fortunateindividual your reward will come within twenty-four hours. She will tell her neighbors and friends what a good dentist you are, and these will believe it, too, on account of the better talking of the old lady with her new teeth. This is the kind of advertising you want. The filling of teeth is, with me, a secondary consideration. I have followed all branches of dentistry. It requires ten times the skill to do proper prosthetic work than it does to fill teeth.--W. H. Taggart in Items of Interest. Porcelain Porcelain inlays should be used in all con EPitome-spicuous cavities where gold would be objectionable; many otherwise beautiful mouths have been rendered hideous by a too lavish display of yellow metal. For slender teeth, with poor structural conditions, porcelain will strengthen and sustain when fillings of other materials would fail. When the physical condition of the patient will not permit the nervous strain of a long sitting for condensation of gold. In pyorrhea, when the teeth are badly loosened making condensation of gold next to impossible. To attain success in this work, one must study closely every detail, mastering the digital technique of each step before attempting the subsequent and more difficult cases. Extension of cavity beyond contact point. Thorough separation to admit of free access. Definite and symmetrical margins. Square and secure seating for anchorage. Shape cavity in such manner that the planes of resistance are at right angles to the force of mastication, where this force comes in contact with the filling. Straight lines and regular outlines should be studiously avoided, the general outline of more

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  • Paperback | 204 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 11mm | 372g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236929586
  • 9781236929587