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    The modified Hawley occlusal splint.

    Authors

    Rehany A, Stern N 

    Source

    J Prosthet Dent 1981 May; 45(5) :536-41.

    Abstract

    The use of occlusal prostheses is reviewed from the beginning of the twentieth century. The modified Hawley occlusal splint is described as it is used in integrated treatment in oral rehabilitation. The aims of treatment with the modified Hawley occlusal splint are listed and explained in detail. Contraindications and abuse of the Hawley occlusal splint are discussed also.

    Mesh

    Dental Occlusion
    Dental Occlusion, Traumatic
    Humans
    Orthodontic Appliances
    Periodontium
    Splints
    Tooth Movement
    Vertical Dimension

    Language

    eng

    Pub Type(s)

    Journal Article Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

    PubMed ID

    6938684

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