Recording the Tilt of a Cast on a Surveyor
Omid Savabi1, Farinaz Shirban2, *
Identifiers and Pagination:Year: 2015
First Page: 174
Last Page: 175
Publisher ID: TODENTJ-9-174
Article History:Received Date: 27/12/2014
Revision Received Date: 16/3/2015
Acceptance Date: 31/3/2015
Electronic publication date: 15 /5/2015
Collection year: 2015
open-access license: This is an open access article licensed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/) which permits unrestricted, non-commercial use, distribution and reproduction in any medium, provided the work is properly cited.
Some patients are not satisfied with removable partial dentures (RPDs), when it is not stable during mastication.A dental surveyor can be used to prevent problems related to production of RPDs. Determining the best path of insertion and removal is an initial and fundamental step in RDPs planning. The path of insertion record enables the technician to reproducing the cast in the same position on a surveyor that the dentist selected. This article describes new method for this purpose that could be useful for recording and reproducing the tilt of casts.