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A Descriptive, Prospective Clinical Study to Evaluate Full Dentures Fabricated by Additive Manufacturing

2019-07-01 05:25:16 | BioPortfolio

Summary

This investigation is undertaken to evaluate the workflow and concomitant products to create full dentures by using Additive Manufacturing (AM) technology, i.e. Digital Light Processing™ Technology (Carbon 3D) to restore fully edentulous jaws. The assessment includes quality of materials provided by Dentsply Sirona Lab by using printers for Additive Manufacturing (M2 series, Carbon 3D 1089 Mills Way, Redwood City, CA 94063). This assessment will be done by clinical review of the AM dentures on fit and quality. In addition, the trial includes a patient survey to assess current dentures and the new AM dentures with a subjective comparison of both.

Description

Study Design:

- This descriptive, prospective, clinical investigation will be conducted on approximately forty (40) enrolled subjects at four (4) sites in the US.

- Treatment of subjects encompasses all steps to fabricate new dentures for maxilla and mandible (no greater than five (5) visits; 30-60 min. chair time per appointment).

- The subjects will be followed 7-10 days after final delivery of the denture for function check.

- Long-term follow-up will be performed after 6 months, 12 months, 24 months and 36 months to assess fit, function, and esthetics under function performed by the dental professional and by capturing according feedback by the patient.

Study Design

Conditions

Mouth, Edentulous

Intervention

Full Dentures created by additive manufacturing

Location

Affordable Dentures and Implants
Northglenn
Colorado
United States
80233

Status

Recruiting

Source

Dentsply International

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2019-07-01T05:25:16-0400

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The total absence of teeth from either the mandible or the maxilla, but not both. Total absence of teeth from both is MOUTH, EDENTULOUS. Partial absence of teeth in either is JAW, EDENTULOUS, PARTIALLY.

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