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Gypsum Products, Dental Waxes, and Impression Materials

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Gypsum Products, Dental Waxes, and Impression

After completing this lesson, you should be able to:

  • Identify the characteristics and preparation procedures for plaster of Paris and artificial stone (gypsum products).
  • Identify the clinical use of seven dental waxes.
  • Identify the characteristics and preparation procedures for agar-type hydrocolloid impression materials.
  • Identify the characteristics and preparation procedures for alginate-type hydrocolloid impression materials.
  • Identify the characteristics and preparation procedures for synthetic rubber base impression materials.
  • Identify the characteristics of modeling plastic and impression paste.

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