dental anatomy


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den·tal a·nat·o·my

1. that branch of gross anatomy concerned with the morphology of teeth, their location, position, and relationships;
2. a course in anatomy specifically designed to meet the needs of the curriculum of a school of dentistry.

den·tal a·nat·o·my

(den'tăl ă-nat'ŏ-mē)
That branch of gross anatomy concerned with the morphology of teeth and their location, position, and relationships.

den·tal a·nat·o·my

(den'tăl ă-nat'ŏ-mē)
1. Branch of gross anatomy concerned with the morphology of teeth, their location, position, and relationships.
2. Anatomy course specifically designed to meet the needs of the curriculum of a school of dentistry.
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Results: The set of Dental Anatomy, Head and Neck Anatomy and NBDHE scores showed the strongest relationship for identifying at-risk students.
Finally, the dental anatomy unit covers the primary and permanent dentition, the temporomandibular joint and occlusion.
The program includes both classroom lecture and lab work, but the first four weeks focus strictly on dental anatomy.
In dental anatomy we learned the landmarks of the oral cavity, the exfoliation and eruption patterns for the primary and secondary teeth, the actual tooth structure, and technical terms and definitions.
Students can brush their teeth while learning their dental anatomy.
Results revealed that dental assisting experience seemed to be beneficial in the area of clinical competence and cumulative clinic GPA, but there was no significant differences observed in other performance measures such as the first-year GPA, CDHYGPA, dental materials, preclinical dental hygiene instrumentation and dental anatomy courses, and national and regional board performance.
Knowledge of radiographic dental anatomy was assessed with a pretest consisting of 28 fill-in-the-blank questions that corresponded with radiographic anatomic features displayed on two 8-by-10 inch.
There are an optional 15 marks which can be allocated to pre-clinical operative dentistry in the second professional examination in the subject of Dental Anatomy.
The features of this textbook, including a topic list, learning objectives, new terms and pronunciations, an index, learning exercises, tables, illustrations and drawings, as well as an appendix of comparative dental anatomy, are designed to help the reader master the content.
The permanent maxillary incisors, Dental anatomy, Physiology and occlusion.