Journal of Conservative Dentistry

INVITED REVIEW
Year
: 2010  |  Volume : 13  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 249--255

Color: Implications in dentistry


Vimal K Sikri 
 Journal of Conservative Dentistry Editor (1998-2004), Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, Government Dental College and Hospital, Amritsar, India

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Vimal K Sikri
Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, Government Dental College and Hospital, Amritsar
India

The success of restorative dentistry is determined on the basis of functional and esthetic results. To achieve esthetics, four basic determinants are required in sequence; viz., position, contour, texture and color. The knowledge of the concept of color is essential for achieving good esthetics. This review compiles the various aspects of color, its measurements and shade matching in dentistry.


How to cite this article:
Sikri VK. Color: Implications in dentistry.J Conserv Dent 2010;13:249-255


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Sikri VK. Color: Implications in dentistry. J Conserv Dent [serial online] 2010 [cited 2019 Nov 14 ];13:249-255
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