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Treatment guidelines

Trial placement

Key points

  • The trial placement appointment is a significant step for first evaluation of and decision on the prosthetic design and is critical for successful edentulous patient care
  • The tooth arrangement for trial placement serves as a guide for framework dimensions and shape
  • Frameworks may be custom computer numerical controlled (CNC) fabricated from metal alloy or from zirconia

Clinical topics

CAD/CAM
Implant prosthetics
Diagnosis and treatment planning

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