Air polishing/Furcations

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Air polishing/Furcations
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2010-12-12 22:02:08
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  1. What is the prophy-jet powder
    sodium bicarbonate NaHCO3
  2. What is the jet-fresh prophy powder
    Aluminum trihydroxide Al(OH)3
  3. What is the inlet air pressure
    40-100 psi
  4. What is the inlet water pressure
    20-60 psi
  5. Where do the center the spray on the tooth
    Middle third
  6. The tip should always be kept at
    3-4mm away
  7. A high flow of lavage will create
    a cooler temperature
  8. How may degree should the insert be held in relation to the anterior tooth
    60 degrees
  9. How may degree should the insert be held in relation to the posterior tooth
    80 degrees
  10. Furcation probes can have bends at
    3-6mm and 9-12 mm
  11. What two furcations does the mandibular molars have
    Facial and lingual
  12. What two furcations does the maxillary first premolars have
    Mesial furcation and distal furcation
  13. What three furcations does the maxillary molars have
    Facial, mesial and distal
  14. Describe a Grade I Furcation
    The furca concavity can be felt but cannot enter the furcation area
  15. Describe a grade II furcation
    Probe can partially enter the furcation and extends 1/3 of the width of the tooth
  16. Describe a grade III furcation
    Probe passes completely through but visualization is blocked by the gingiva
  17. What is the symbol for grade I furcation
    ^
  18. What is the symbol for grade II furcation
    Empty triangle
  19. What is the symbol for grade III furcation
    Shaded triangle
  20. What is the symbol for grade IV furcation
    Diamond

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