The history of commonly used dental elevators.

Abstract:

:Despite the extensive and regular use of dental elevators on a daily basis in both general dental and specialist oral and maxillofacial surgical practice, little is known about the history and origins of such instruments and this remains an intriguing question. This question has been the basis for the following article, which gives a brief history of the instruments, discusses their eponymous origins and the history, life and works of the individuals they are named after. In-depth research has also raised other questions about such instruments that could be the focus for further study.

journal_name

Br Dent J

journal_title

British dental journal

authors

Bussell MA,Graham RM

doi

10.1038/sj.bdj.2008.933

subject

Has Abstract

pub_date

2008-11-08 00:00:00

pages

505-8

issue

9

eissn

0007-0610

issn

1476-5373

pii

sj.bdj.2008.933

journal_volume

205

pub_type

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