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International Journal of Dentistry
Volume 2013, Article ID 768121, 8 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/768121
Review Article

Rationale for the Use of CAD/CAM Technology in Implant Prosthodontics

1School of Dentistry, Melbourne University, 720 Swanston Street, Carlton Melbourne, VIC 3010, Australia
2Department of Oral Rehabilitation, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Otago, 310 Great King Street, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand

Received 25 September 2012; Accepted 28 March 2013

Academic Editor: Moustafa N. Aboushelib

Copyright © 2013 Jaafar Abduo and Karl Lyons. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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