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1

What is Bonwill's Triangle?

4-inch equilateral triangle connecting the mandibular central incisors to each condyle

Bonwill 1858

2

What is Pound's Triangle?

Triangle from mesial proximal contact of mandibular canine to the buccal and lingual aspects of the retromolar pad

Used as a guide to position the lingual surfaces of the posterior teeth

Pound 1951

3

What is Fischer's angle?

Angle formed by the intersection of the protrusive and mediotrusive condylar paths when viewed from sagittal plane

Fischer 1926

4

What is Bennett angle?

Angle formed between sagittal plane and the average path of the advancing mediotrusive viewed in horizontal plane

5

What did Tallgren talk about?

Resorption of mand anterior ridge is 4x greater than max ridge

Tallgren 1972

6

Hanau's Formula?

L = H/8 + 12

That means once you have your protrusive record (horizontal inclination), you can calculate your lateral condylar setting