Fundamentals of occlusion and restorative dentistry.

Part I: basic principles

Abstract

This article presents the basic principles of dental occlusion and an overview of this subject area, which is important for dental professionals.

Clinical relevance: A sound knowledge of dental occlusion is important in order to improve dental treatment outcome and achieve a long-lasting restoration.

Journal of the Irish Dental Association 2015; 61 (4): 201-208

Abdulhadi Warreth

Abdulhadi Warreth
BDentSc MDentSc PhD MFDRCSI

Marwa Ramadan
Fifth-year dental science student, Dublin Dental University Hospital, Trinity College Dublin

Mustafa Raad Bajilan
Fourth-year dental science student, Dublin Dental University Hospital, Trinity College Dublin

Najia Ibieyou
BDentSc MDentSc PhD
Institute of Molecular Medicine, Trinity College Dublin

Jamal El-Swiah
BDentSc MDentSc PhD
Division of Restorative Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Benghazi University, Benghazi, Libya

Ranya Faraj Elemam
BDentSc MSc (Man.)
Postgraduate student, School of Dental Medicine, Added: University of Porto, Portugal

Corresponding author: Abdulhadi Warreth, Division of Restorative Dentistry and Periodontology, Dublin Dental University Hospital, Trinity College, Dublin 2
E: Warrethab@dental.tcd.ie