Quintessence Int 50 (2019), No. 7 14. June 2019
Quintessence Int 50 (2019), No. 7 (14.06.2019)
Page 534-538, doi:10.3290/j.qi.a42655, PubMed:31187101
3D printed coping for intraoral evaluation: a clinical report
Jurado, Carlos A. / Tsujimoto, Akimasa / Tanaka, Kenko / Watanabe, Hidehiko / Fischer, Nicholas G. / Barkmeier, Wayne W. / Takamizawa, Toshiki / Latta, Mark A. / Miyazaki, Masashi
The clinical report describes a three-dimensional (3D) printed coping for intraoral evaluation before milling final anterior restorations. The use of printed copings allows restorations for complex and esthetically important restorations to be thoroughly tested at relatively low cost without introducing large delays into the fabrication process.
Keywords: abutment design, computer modeling, prosthetic procedure, prosthodontics, restorative dentistry