UWC Research Repository
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(South African Dental Association, 2018)The aim of the present study was to review the scope of oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC) research in South Africa, including its epidemiology, diagnosis, associated risk factors and management. All publications relating ...
Conformity of removable partial denture designs to agreed principles based on materials used - A preliminary study (South African Dental Association, 2020)Removable partial denture (RPD) designs may differ based on types of materials used. The aim of the study was to investigate how a sample of non-metal clasp (NMC), acrylic and metal RPD designs complied with biomechanical ...
(South African Dental Association, 2005)Adhesive dentistry is rapidly evolving. Two main incentives drive this evolution - advances made in adhesive techniques combined with a demand for aesthetic restorations by patients .Patients want their teeth restored not ...
(The South African Dental Association, 2019)Loss of teeth may have a negative impact on appearance, nutrition and function. Removable prostheses for mandibular distal extension areas have been associated with more negative outcomes than with tooth bounded saddles.
Comparing patient-based outcomes related to neutral zone and conventional mandibular dentures: A systematic review (South African Dental Association, 2017)Neutral zone mandibular dentures are considered tobe superior to conventional complete dentures.