10 June 2006, 10.00 – 14.00
Righting Citing—principles and strategies for editors and translators
TEXT A—for pre-workshop preparation
What’s wrong with the citing in the first paragraph of this article published in an international dentistry journal?* It illustrates a common misconception.
In 1747, Pierre Fauchard described the process by which roots of maxillary anterior teeth were selected for the restoration of single teeth and replacement of multiple teeth. Gold or silver pivots (posts) were retained in the roots with the use of a heat-softened adhesive called “mastic,” and crown replacements were attached to the pivots.1
*Goodacre CJ, Campagni WV, Aquilino SA, Tooth preparations for
complete crowns: An art form based on scientific principles. J Prosthet Dent.