Exercise No. 320
Subject Code: 185
The 15 questions for this exercise are based on the article Appliance design and application on pages e359-e377. This exercise was developed by Thomas C. Johnson, DMD, MAGD, FICOI, in association with the General Dentistry Self-Instruction committee.
Reading the article and successfully completing the exercise will enable you to understand:
- the need for advanced, evidence-based training in appliance selection and use;
- the benefits to patients of the various appliances;
- the side effects of different appliances; and
- the importance of realistic patient expectations related to appliance therapy.