The prognosis of a tooth following trauma is critical. This depends on various factors, including the type of splint used for immobilization and the immobilization period. This article discusses the above factors with an added note on splint removal. CLINICAL RELEVANCE: This article is relevant for clinicians who treat traumatic injuries as it should help them to decide on the type of splint to be used and the period of immobilization.

Original languageEnglish
JournalDental update
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 01-06-2011

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Dentistry(all)


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