Fundamentals of Color: Shade Matching and Communiation in Esthetic Dentistry

Fundamentals of Color: Shade Matching and Communiation in Esthetic Dentistry

Stephen J. Chu, Alessandro Devigus

while dental practitioners lack education within the artwork and technological know-how of colour, the deficiency frequently turns into obviously obtrusive within the caliber in their restorative paintings. This booklet was once written to simplify the learn of colour and support dentists converse colour simply and appropriately. It starts via providing the fundamentals of colour conception in the context of esthetic dentistry and the criteria that impact the transmission and conception of colour. this can be by means of how-to chapters on traditional and technology-based colour matching, which spotlight the benefits and disadvantages of every method and supply step by step shade-matching tools and protocols. This up-to-date and extended moment variation additionally comprises chapters at the use of electronic images for color verification and the impression of fabric choice on colour matching. within the ultimate chapters, the authors current their very own suggested shade-matching protocol (which combines traditional and computer-based ideas) and an elevated sequence of situations demonstrating its software in numerous scientific situations. hugely urged for college kids, normal practioners, and specialists.


1. Why research Color?

2. colour Theory

3. components Affecting Color

4. traditional color Matching

5. Technology-Based colour Matching

6. electronic Photography

7. fabric Selection

8. prompt Shade-Matching Protocol

9. medical Cases

Show sample text content

Download sample