The Journal of Indian Prosthodontic Society

REVIEW ARTICLE
Year
: 2008  |  Volume : 8  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 178--184

Conservative prosthodontic procedures to improve mandibular denture stability in an atrophic mandibular ridge


DR Prithviraj1, Vishal Singh1, Sarvanan Kumar2, DP Shruti1 
1 Department of Prosthodontics, Government Dental College and Research Institute, Bangalore, India
2 Department of Prosthodontics, Rajas Dental College, Chennai, India

Correspondence Address:
D R Prithviraj
Department of Prosthodontics, Government Dental College, Bangalore, Karnataka
India

Obtaining consistent mandibular denture stability has long been a challenge for the dental profession. In particular, DQflat lower ridgeDQ is associated with difficulties in providing successful dentures. Stability of lower denture in such cases is usually the distinguishing factor between success and failure. This article intends to acquaint the reader with the various conservative prosthodontic techniques which can be employed to improve mandibular denture stability in case of an atrophic ridge.


How to cite this article:
Prithviraj D R, Singh V, Kumar S, Shruti D P. Conservative prosthodontic procedures to improve mandibular denture stability in an atrophic mandibular ridge.J Indian Prosthodont Soc 2008;8:178-184


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Prithviraj D R, Singh V, Kumar S, Shruti D P. Conservative prosthodontic procedures to improve mandibular denture stability in an atrophic mandibular ridge. J Indian Prosthodont Soc [serial online] 2008 [cited 2021 Aug 3 ];8:178-184
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