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Title: Simplified versus traditional techniques for complete denture fabrication: a systematic review
Authors: Paulino, Marcília R.
Gurgel, Bruno Cesar de Vasconcelos
Calderon, Patricia dos Santos
Alves, L. R.
Keywords: Dental implantation;Methods
Issue Date: 2015
Citation: PAULINO, Marcília R. et al. Simplified versus traditional techniques for complete denture fabrication: A systematic review. Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry, v. 113, n. 1, p. 12-16, 2015.
Portuguese Abstract: STATEMENT OF PROBLEM: A number of methods have been described for the fabrication of complete dentures. There are 2 common ways to make conventional complete dentures: a traditional method and a simplified method. PURPOSE: The purpose of this study was to conduct a systematic review to compare the efficiency of simplified and traditional methods for the fabrication of complete dentures. MATERIAL AND METHODS: The review was conducted by 3 independent reviewers and included articles published up to December 2013. Three electronic databases were searched: MEDLINE-PubMed, The Cochrane Library, and ISI Web of Science. A manual search also was performed to identify clinical trials of simplified versus traditional fabrication of complete dentures. RESULTS: Six articles were classified as randomized controlled clinical trials and were included in this review. The majority of the selected articles analyzed general satisfaction, denture stability, chewing ability and function, comfort, hygiene, esthetics, speech function, quality of life, cost, and fabrication time. CONCLUSIONS: Although the studies reviewed demonstrate some advantages of simplified over traditional prostheses, such as lower cost and clinical time, good chewing efficiency, and a positive effect on the quality of life, the reports related the use of different simplified methods for the fabrication of complete dentures. Additional randomized controlled trials that used similar simplified techniques for the fabrication of complete dentures should be performed with larger sample sizes and longer follow-up periods.
URI: https://repositorio.ufrn.br/jspui/handle/123456789/21758
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