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J Prosthet Dent. 2014 Jul;112(1):79-82. doi: 10.1016/j.prosdent.2013.11.013. Epub 2014 Apr 12.

Retrofitting a crown to a sleep apnea device by using computer-aided design and computer-aided milling technology.

Author information

1
Assistant Professor, Department of Restorative Dentistry, Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville, School of Dental Medicine, Edwardsville, Ill. Electronic address: rbiethm@siue.edu.
2
Professor, Department of Restorative Dentistry, Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville, School of Dental Medicine, Edwardsville, Ill.
3
Student, Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville, School of Dental Medicine, Edwardsville, Ill.
4
President, Dental Arts Laboratories Inc, Peoria, Ill.

Abstract

Retrofitting a new crown to an existing dental device is challenging. The continued evolution of computer-aided design and computer-aided manufacturing (CAD/CAM) significantly simplifies the process. This article demonstrates retrofitting a gold crown to an existing sleep apnea device.

PMID:
24721498
DOI:
10.1016/j.prosdent.2013.11.013
[Indexed for MEDLINE]

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