Preservation of occlusal vertical dimension in overdentures
ABSTRACT The preextraction record is used to reestablish the occlusal vertical dimension in immediate and in later overdentures. A colored dot on the denture can be used to verify the occlusal vertical dimension after the dentures have been inserted.
- Levin is currently affil iated with the department of removable prosthodontics Shifm an is currently affiliated with Chaim Sheba M edical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel. Dr. Lepley is ch ief of dental service at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Address requests for reprints to Dr. 99..