A Removable Partial Denture is an additional load placed on an already weakened foundation

By Dr. Vishaal Bhat on Sunday, 13 January, 2008 with 0 comments

Goals of Treatment

a) Eliminate disease

b) Preserve what remains

c) Restore esthetics & function

House’s Psychological classification of patients

a) Philosophical

b) Exacting

c) Indifferent

d) Hysterical

Functions of a RPD

a) Restore lost structures

b) Support

c) Retention

d) Bracing

e) Occlusion

RPD Types

a) Tooth borne

  1. Tooth/Tissue borne

Category: Prosthodontics Notes



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