Laminar Impressions for Unsupported Maxillary Tissue
This impression technique uses a laminar approach with a custom tray to record unsupported maxillary tissue in complete denture prosthodontics
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Explain the clinical challenges involved in making impressions of edentulous patients.
- Discuss various methods for impressing an unsupported anterior maxillary ridge in a relaxed state.
- Describe the laminar impression technique, and how it can be adapted to help produce more accurate impressions in prosthodontics patients with mobile tissue.
This course was issued in November 2020 and expires November 2023. The authors have no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.