Chairside Pickup of Hader Attachment Sleeves using Condensation Silicone Putty and Pattern Resin- A Novel and Precise TechniqueCorrespondence Address :
Dr. B C Muddugangadhar,
Professor, Department of Prosthodontics and Crown and Bridge including Implantology, M R Ambedkar Dental College and Hospital,
Bengaluru, Karnataka, India.
This article describes an easy, economic and precise method for chairside pickup of Hader bar sleeves using condensation silicone putty and pattern resin. After torquing the titanium bar, proper block out is carried out using condensation silicone putty, followed by precisely creating space in the intaglio of the denture surface for picking up of the sleeves. Finally, pattern resin is used to pick up the attachment sleeves onto the intaglio surface of the denture.
Overdenture, Resin, Silicone
B C Muddugangadhar, Arindam Das, Dipal P Mawani, Arindam Mukhopadhyay. CHAIRSIDE PICKUP OF HADER ATTACHMENT SLEEVES USING CONDENSATION SILICONE PUTTY AND PATTERN RESIN- A NOVEL AND PRECISE TECHNIQUE. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research [serial online] 2019 March [cited: 2019 Feb 18 ]; 13:ZH01-ZH02. Available from
Date of Submission: Aug 19, 2018
Date of Peer Review: Oct 24, 2018
Date of Acceptance: Dec 13, 2018
Date of Publishing: Mar 01, 2019
FINANCIAL OR OTHER COMPETING INTERESTS: None.
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