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The application of occlusion in clinical practice part 1: Essential concepts in clinical occlusion

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1003-1015
Number of pages13
JournalDental Update
Volume45
Issue number11
DOIs
Published23 Jan 2019

King's Authors

Abstract

The first of this three-part series will focus on the occlusal assessment and the proposed features of the 'ideal occlusal scheme'. The examination of the static and dynamic relationship of the dentition is outlined, including the extra- and intra-oral examination. The terminology associated with the intra-occlusal positions and relationships are described and a template for a comprehensive occlusal examination is presented. Part 1 also aims to explore some of the essential concepts in clinical occlusion.

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