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1. (WO2001035855) DENTAL RESTORATIVE SHADE GUIDE AND METHOD OF SELECTING A DENTAL RESTORATIVE SHADE

Pub. No.:    WO/2001/035855    International Application No.:    PCT/US2000/031205
Publication Date: Sat May 26 01:59:59 CEST 2001 International Filing Date: Wed Nov 15 00:59:59 CET 2000
IPC: A61C 19/10
Applicants: DENTSPLY INTERNATIONAL INC.
Inventors: COSTE, Andrew, J.
SANG, Junjie
WANG, Xiuling
DURST, Lisa
Title: DENTAL RESTORATIVE SHADE GUIDE AND METHOD OF SELECTING A DENTAL RESTORATIVE SHADE
Abstract:
A shade guide (10) has a base (11) and a plurality of indicia tabs (15) carried by stems (14). Base (11) also includes a shade calculation table (20) containing at least the necessary recipe components of a foundation, body and enamel layers (22, 23 and 24) to achieve the shade of a given tab (15).