Deepak Nallaswamy

Department of Prosthodontics, Saveetha Dental College, Saveetha Institute of Medical and Technical Sciences, Saveetha University Tamilnadu, Chennai, India


  • Research   
    Awareness Regarding Digitalization of Maxillofacial Prosthesis among Dental Students and Dental Practitioners in India?A Survey
    Author(s): Harsh Kasabwala*, Deepak Nallaswamy and Subhabrata Maiti

    Background: Most maxillofacial prostheses are created from impressions taken with dental impression material. It is quite a long and tedious job additionally it requires a lot of technical skills. With the advent of CAD CAM, the fabrication and designing of maxillofacial prosthesis has become quite faster and efficient. The aim of this survey was to evaluate the awareness regarding digitalisation of maxillofacial prosthesis among the dental students and clinicians Methods: An online questionnaire was prepared and was sent to 200 dental students and 100 practitioners. A total of 171 responses were received. The questionnaire was designed in a way wherein the responses would reflect the amount of awareness the study population would have regarding digitalisation of maxillofacial prosthesis. Chi square test and Pearson correlation analysis were used Results: It was found that among the 1.. Read More»

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