publication . Article . 2015

English

Swetha Chamarthy; Yadav Chakravarthy;
Open Access English
  • Published: 01 Jul 2015 Journal: Journal of Evidence Based Medicine and Healthcare (issn: 2349-2562, eissn: 2349-2570, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Level Up Business Center
Abstract
Restoration of badly broken endodontically treated teeth is a common problem in restorative dentistry. Such teeth often require additional support from the root canal by means of a post and core restoration. In cases where tooth structure is significantly lost full coverage restorations for posterior teeth are necessary to achieve proper tooth form and function. Badly broken teeth with minimal or no crown structure require added retention and support. The Richmond crown can be a good treatment alternative for restoration of such teeth. The Richmond crown was introduced in 1878 and incorporated a threaded tube in the canal with a screw retained crown. It was late...
Subjects
Medical Subject Headings: stomatognathic systemstomatognathic diseases
free text keywords: E ndodontically treated, badly mutilated teeth, dowel and core, Richmond crown., General works, R5-130.5, Orthodontics, Posterior teeth, Medicine, business.industry, business
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