Written by Dentistry Today Thursday, 15 March 2012 19:42
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Follow the Cosmetic Pyramid for Optimal Aesthetic Results
Jaimée Morgan, DDS, and Stan Presley, DDS, showcase the benefits of following a cosmetic pyramid to keep patients well informed of their treatment options and to ensure an optimal aesthetic outcome.
Integrating Techniques to Restore an Adolescent's Smile
Ana Paula Albuquerque Guedes, DDS, MS, et al present a clinical case report to share the protocol for the removal of intrinsic white enamel and hard-textured stains from an adolescent patient's teeth.
A Single File System: "The Science of Simplicity"
Sergio Kuttler, BS, DDS, and John West, DDS, MSD, present a case report that introduces a new mechanical motion for shaping root canals.
Selecting a Temporary Cement: A Case Report
Gildo Coelho Santos Jr, DDS, MSc, PhD, and Maria Jacinta Moraes Coelho Santos, DDS, MSc, PhD, present a discussion and associated case report that focuses on the importance of temporary cement selection in the restorative process.
You Can't Always Get What You Want
Marvin A. Fier, DDS, illustrates clinical techniques to overcome compromised implant placement.
The Evidence-Based Decision Path
Lisa B. Masters, DDS, MS, presents an evidence-based case report describing the treatment of a periodontally involved tooth.
Do Dentists Practice Medicine?