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Dentistry, Operative

"Dentistry, Operative" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

That phase of clinical dentistry concerned with the restoration of parts of existing teeth that are defective through disease, trauma, or abnormal development, to the state of normal function, health, and esthetics, including preventive, diagnostic, biological, mechanical, and therapeutic techniques, as well as material and instrument science and application. (Jablonski's Dictionary of Dentistry, 2d ed, p237)


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Dentistry, Operative" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Dentistry, Operative" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 26 publications over 16 distinct years, with a maximum of 3 publications in 2015 and 2022
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.