Differences in Functional Outcomes for Adult Patients with Prosthodontically-Treated and -Untreated Shortened Dental Arches: A Systematic Review

Saadika Khan, Alfred Musekiwa, Usuf M. E. Chikte, Ridwaan Omar
  • PLoS ONE, July 2014, Public Library of Science (PLoS)
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0101143

Systematic Review on shortened dental arch

What is it about?

Shortened dental arch are a non-interventionist management strategy for patients who have lost molar teeth. It has benefits and can be applied in certain clinical situations

Why is it important?

It is important when treating patients who come from disadvantaged backgrounds

Perspectives

Saadika Khan (Author)
University of the Western Cape

I think it is a treatment option that must be shared with patients as it may save them money

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