Quintessence International, 10/2003
Seiten: 733-738, Sprache: Englisch
Maintenance of gingival health is one of the keys for the longevity of teeth, as well as for the longevity of restorations. In this context, the biologic width functions as a barrier against the entrance of microorganisms into the internal medium of the periodontal ligament and into the gingival and osseous connective tissue. This clinical case describes a technique to reestablish the biologic width of a central incisor using forced extrusion and done without post-treatment corrective surgery.
Quintessence International, 8/2000
Seiten: 557-562, Sprache: Englisch
A technique for manufacturing direct resin composite veneers is presented. Described are the advantages of using an acrylic resin matrix, made before the preparation is begun, to copy anatomic details. An additional step to mask previously prepared dark enamel with opaquers is also described. The advantages and limitations of the procedures are discussed.