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The effect of colour defective vision on shade matching accuracy.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  17024987     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
One hundred and forty one male dental students and staff were screened for colour-defective vision. Ten colour-defective and 20 non colour-defective subjects then carried out a shade matching exercise using nine selected shades and another matched, shade tab (to test for consistency) from Vita shade guides. All shade matching took place under standard lighting conditions. Each subject also completed a short questionnaire relevant to shade matching. There were no significant differences found between colour-defective and non colour-defective subjects in shade matching abilities. Although both subject groups were similar in their shade matching abilities, individuals with colour defective vision perceived it to be a slightly more difficult exercise.
Authors:
J Ethell; F D Jarad; C C Youngson
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The European journal of prosthodontics and restorative dentistry     Volume:  14     ISSN:  0965-7452     ISO Abbreviation:  Eur J Prosthodont Restor Dent     Publication Date:  2006 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2006-10-09     Completed Date:  2006-11-14     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9314899     Medline TA:  Eur J Prosthodont Restor Dent     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  131-6     Citation Subset:  D    
Affiliation:
Unit of Restorative Dentistry, Department of Clinical Dental Sciences, Liverpool University Dental School, UK.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Case-Control Studies
Color Perception Tests
Color Vision Defects*
Dental Prosthesis Design
Humans
Male
Prosthesis Coloring*
Questionnaires

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