Accession Number : AD0163787

Title :   Filled Cold-Curing Acrylic Resin as a Splinting Material.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY OF THE ARMY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Huget,Eugene F. ; Brauer,Gerhard M. ; Kumpula,John W. ; Civjan,Simon

Report Date : 11 JUL 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : The patent relates to a composition of matter made up of approximately 50 percent by weight calcium carbonate, approximately 50 percent by weight polymethylmethacrylate plus sufficient methyl methacrylate monomer to form a dough. This filled acrylic resin composition is useful in dental splinting methods. Also disclosed is a dental splinting method employing this filled acrylic resin composition in combination with interproximal pins and an elastic connector.

Descriptors :   (*ACRYLIC RESINS, DENTISTRY), (*PATENTS, ACRYLIC RESINS)

Subject Categories : Medical Facilities, Equipment and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE