Jan 19, 2021  
Spring 2019 Catalog 
Spring 2019 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

DL 126 - Lab for DL 125

Credit Hours: 3

Continuing study of the fabrication of complete dentures. Laboratory work includes construction of complete maxillary and mandibular dentures using various posterior tooth forms on a semi-adjustable articulator and procedures for relining and rebasing complete dentures.

Course Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • demonstrate knowledge and use of the semi-adjustable articulators;
  • apply this knowledge of the semi-adjustable articulators in arrangement of various degrees of posterior teeth such as rational to 33 degree posteriors;
  • simulate masticatory functions using the semi-adjustable articulator such as protrusive check bite, left and right lateral excursion, etc.;
  • differentiate between various types of repairs, relines, and rebases. Perform the work necessary for each repair;
  • construct a functional denture that has appealing esthetic value; and
  • construct and fabricate surgical splints with procedures for completion.

Prerequisites: DL 115, DL 116
Concurrent Registration: DL 125
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