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2022-2023 Catalog 
2022-2023 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

DL 243 - Fixed Prosthodontics Technique IV

Credit Hours: 1

A continuing study of crowns, bridges and splints, including the use of precision attachments in ceramic bridges.

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

  • mount practical cases on the semi-adjustable articulator;
  • describe casting problems and how to correct them;
  • describe a 3-unit broken stress bridge with mini rest attachment;
  • identify margins;
  • describe a semi-precision attachment;
  • describe a full-precision attachment;
  • describe a two-piece crown (post core and crown);
  • describe a one-piece post crown;
  • list spruing and investing procedures; and
  • translate prescriptions.

Prerequisites: DL 233, DL 234
Concurrent Registration: DL 244
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