Flashcards in Calculus Removal Stroke Exam 3 Deck (13)
Calculus removal stroke: Angulation for insertion
Calculus removal stroke: Angulation for calculus removal stroke
60 degrees- 80 degrees
70 degree ideal
For insertion angulation of caclulculus removal instrument should you use a
1. Close angle
2. Open angle
Open angle is allowed during
After activating a calculus removal stroke it is important to ___ hand
___ motion while applying pressure with calc removal instruments during activation
* During activation stroke a clinician has a open angle of >80 and then starts using not opened enough angle <60
This is going to lead to?
Angulation established for activation
When utilizing an area specific curet, the terminal shank will be ___ to the long axis of the tooth when the correct angulation for activation has been established.
Pressure exerted by the ____ or ___ against the instrument handle during the calculus removal stroke
thumb or index
Lateral pressure allows the cutting edge to be “locked” onto the tooth surface ___ to the calculus deposit.
While activating and removing calculus you must be applying pressure with the ___ equal to lateral pressure
Stroke Activation is a ___ MOTION and ___ on FULCRUM