RPRO 322   Preclinical Removable Prosthodontics IV

Cr: 2 (1 Lec., 3 Pract.)  Prerequisite RPRO 321

This course is a continuation of RPRO 321 which describes indirect retainers as regards forms and functions as well as factors affecting its effectiveness. The major connectors requirements, types including maxillary and mandibular as well as minor connectors are also presented. Stress breakers, types, indications and advantages are described. The course focuses on planning removable partial denture, laboratory procedures for casting and finishing metal framework and the construction of acrylic partial denture.