Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/46974
Title: Temporary pontics in aesthetic orthodontics--a new design.
Authors: Lew, K.K. 
Issue Date: 1990
Source: Lew, K.K. (1990). Temporary pontics in aesthetic orthodontics--a new design.. British journal of orthodontics 17 (4) : 317-319. ScholarBank@NUS Repository.
Abstract: A new and simple technique for aesthetic tooth replacement during orthodontic treatment, with a pontic using orthodontic wire mesh, is described and appears in the author's clinical practise to be superior to the other techniques reported previously. These pontics may be used in maxillary first bicuspid extraction cases, and with adaptation where anterior teeth have to be replaced because of agenesis, extractions, or traumatic loss. This technique thus also provides the clinician with an aesthetic and dependable space maintainer for anterior teeth whilst orthodontic treatment is being completed.
Source Title: British journal of orthodontics
URI: http://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/46974
ISSN: 0301228X
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