Topic: The contemporary approaches to the management of tooth wear
Erosion and attrition are significant dental problems. Management includes modifying risk factors and restoration of the worn surfaces. This lecture will focus on techniques to restore worn teeth with emphasis on the Dahl approach using direct composite as a conservative and reversible strategy with low biologic cost. The Dahl approach will be explained.
- Describe the steps involved in treatment planning the worn dentition
- Summarize the aims of the Dahl approach
- Develop appropriate treatment plans using direct composite