Article: Volume 45 Number 1 Page 80 - January 2018

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Technique Tips:  The Use of a Novel Primary Impression Technique in a Patient with Microstomia

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Abstract: The prevalence of edentulous patients has decreased in Western society. The Adult Dental Health Survey determined that the level of edentulism reduced from 13% to 6% between 1998 and 2009.

Author notes: Victoria Wilson, BDS, MFDS RCS(Ed), GDP, Select Dental Care, 127 Borough Road, Middlesbrough, TS1 3AN; School of Dental Sciences, Newcastle University and Janice Ellis, BDS(Hons), FDS RCS(Ed), PhD, ILTM, PGCE, Prosthodontic Consultant, School of Dental Sciences, Newcastle University, Framlington Place, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 4BW, UK.