C D Lynch

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Affiliation: University College Cork
Country: Ireland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Teaching the use of resin composites in Canadian dental schools: how do current educational practices compare with North American trends?
    Christopher D Lynch
    Department of RestorativeDentistry, University Dental School and Hospital, Wilton, Cork, Ireland
    J Can Dent Assoc 72:321. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint A modified copy technique for obturator prostheses
    Christopher D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, University Dental School and Hospital, Wilton, Cork, Ireland
    Eur J Prosthodont Restor Dent 12:166-70. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint The influence of coronal restoration type on the survival of endodontically treated teeth
    Christopher D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, University Dental School and Hospital, Wilton, Cork, Ireland
    Eur J Prosthodont Restor Dent 12:171-6. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Quality of written prescriptions and master impressions for fixed and removable prosthodontics: a comparative study
    C D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, University Dental School and Hospital, Wilton, Cork, Ireland
    Br Dent J 198:17-20. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Pierre Fauchard and his rôle in the development of obturators
    C D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, National University of Ireland, Cork, Ireland
    Br Dent J 199:603-5. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Quality of communication between dental practitioners and dental technicians for fixed prosthodontics in Ireland
    C D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, National University of Ireland, Cork, Ireland
    J Oral Rehabil 32:901-5. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Teaching of posterior composite resin restorations in undergraduate dental schools in Ireland and the United Kingdom
    C D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, University Dental School and Hospital, Wilton, Cork, Ireland
    Eur J Dent Educ 10:38-43. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Management of the flabby ridge: using contemporary materials to solve an old problem
    C D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, National University of Ireland, Cork, Ireland
    Br Dent J 200:258-61. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Why do dentists struggle with removable partial denture design? An assessment of financial and educational issues
    C D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, National University of Ireland, Cork, Ireland
    Br Dent J 200:277-81; discussion 267. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Dental school admissions in Ireland: can current selection criteria predict success?
    C D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, National University of Ireland, Cork, Ireland
    Eur J Dent Educ 10:73-9. 2006

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  1. ncbi request reprint Teaching the use of resin composites in Canadian dental schools: how do current educational practices compare with North American trends?
    Christopher D Lynch
    Department of RestorativeDentistry, University Dental School and Hospital, Wilton, Cork, Ireland
    J Can Dent Assoc 72:321. 2006
    ..As noted in surveys of other countries, variation among Canadian teaching programs was found to persist in relation to techniques and technologies used...
  2. ncbi request reprint A modified copy technique for obturator prostheses
    Christopher D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, University Dental School and Hospital, Wilton, Cork, Ireland
    Eur J Prosthodont Restor Dent 12:166-70. 2004
    ..The purpose of this paper is to describe a duplicating technique for obturator prostheses that has been adapted from conventional complete denture prosthodontics...
  3. ncbi request reprint The influence of coronal restoration type on the survival of endodontically treated teeth
    Christopher D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, University Dental School and Hospital, Wilton, Cork, Ireland
    Eur J Prosthodont Restor Dent 12:171-6. 2004
    ..Loss of endodontically treated teeth occurred more often with those restored with temporary restorations (34.5%) than other restoration types (p<0.05)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Quality of written prescriptions and master impressions for fixed and removable prosthodontics: a comparative study
    C D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, University Dental School and Hospital, Wilton, Cork, Ireland
    Br Dent J 198:17-20. 2005
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to examine the quality of written instructions and choice of impression trays and materials for both fixed and removable prosthodontics in Ireland and the United Kingdom...
  5. ncbi request reprint Pierre Fauchard and his rôle in the development of obturators
    C D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, National University of Ireland, Cork, Ireland
    Br Dent J 199:603-5. 2005
    ..Significant advances were made during the eighteenth century towards resolving the problem of constructing satisfactory obturators by the first 'surgeon-dentist', Pierre Fauchard. This paper reviews his innovative designs...
  6. ncbi request reprint Quality of communication between dental practitioners and dental technicians for fixed prosthodontics in Ireland
    C D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, National University of Ireland, Cork, Ireland
    J Oral Rehabil 32:901-5. 2005
    ..Despite the existence of various legal and ethical guidelines relating to the prescription and fabrication of fixed prostheses, more than one-half of the written instructions and master impressions examined in this study were inadequate...
  7. ncbi request reprint Teaching of posterior composite resin restorations in undergraduate dental schools in Ireland and the United Kingdom
    C D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, University Dental School and Hospital, Wilton, Cork, Ireland
    Eur J Dent Educ 10:38-43. 2006
    ..The investigation was a follow-up to a survey undertaken in 1997...
  8. ncbi request reprint Management of the flabby ridge: using contemporary materials to solve an old problem
    C D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, National University of Ireland, Cork, Ireland
    Br Dent J 200:258-61. 2006
    ..The purpose of this paper is to describe an impression technique for flabby ridges that makes use of polyvinylsiloxane impression dental materials routinely available in general dental practice...
  9. ncbi request reprint Why do dentists struggle with removable partial denture design? An assessment of financial and educational issues
    C D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, National University of Ireland, Cork, Ireland
    Br Dent J 200:277-81; discussion 267. 2006
    ..The aim of this investigation is to determine the effect of financial and educational factors on the quality of CCRPD design and fabrication by general dental practitioners...
  10. ncbi request reprint Dental school admissions in Ireland: can current selection criteria predict success?
    C D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, National University of Ireland, Cork, Ireland
    Eur J Dent Educ 10:73-9. 2006
    ..The aim of this investigation was to examine the suitability of this process for the selection of dental students in Ireland...
  11. ncbi request reprint Improving access to the lingual dental surface of a mandibular cast
    Christopher D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, National University of Ireland, Cork
    J Prosthet Dent 92:204. 2004
  12. ncbi request reprint Teaching the placement of posterior resin-based composite restorations in U.S. dental schools
    Christopher D Lynch
    University Dental School and Hospital, Wilton, Cork, Ireland
    J Am Dent Assoc 137:619-25. 2006
    ..In light of the increased use of and demand for posterior resin-based composite restorations in dental practice, the authors investigated U.S. dental schools' current teaching with regard to placement of posterior composite restorations...
  13. doi request reprint Technical quality of root canal fillings performed in a dental school and the associated retention of root-filled teeth: a clinical follow-up study over a 5-year period
    F M Burke
    University Dental School and Hospital, University College, Cork, Ireland
    J Oral Rehabil 36:508-15. 2009
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  14. doi request reprint Effect of pre-heating on the viscosity and microhardness of a resin composite
    S Lucey
    Restorative Dentistry, University Dental School and Hospital, Wilton, Cork, Ireland
    J Oral Rehabil 37:278-82. 2010
    ..Pre-heating resin composite reduces its pre-cured viscosity and enhances its subsequent surface hardness. These effects may translate as easier placement together with an increased degree of polymerization and depth-of-cure...
  15. ncbi request reprint Surface microhardness of a resin composite exposed to pulse-delayed plasma arc lamp irradiation, in vitro
    Audrey Hickey
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, National University of Ireland, Cork, Ireland
    Eur J Prosthodont Restor Dent 10:107-11. 2002
    ..Increasing the irradiation distance yielded a progressive and significant decrease in microhardness number...
  16. ncbi request reprint Prosthodontic management of the curve of Spee: use of the Broadrick flag
    Christopher D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, University Dental School and Hospital, National University of Ireland, Cork, Ireland
    J Prosthet Dent 87:593-7. 2002
    ..In this article, the importance of the curve of Spee in prosthodontic and restorative dentistry is discussed, and a patient treatment demonstrating use of the Broadrick flag is described...
  17. ncbi request reprint In vitro study of surface microhardness of a resin composite exposed to a quartz-halogen lamp
    Orla Coffey
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, National University of Ireland, Cork, Ireland
    Quintessence Int 35:795-800. 2004
    ..5-mm depth) cured using a quartz-halogen activation lamp. Additionally, to determine the conditions appropriate to achieve optimized bottom/top hardness ratios...
  18. ncbi request reprint Quality of root canal fillings performed by undergraduate dental students on single-rooted teeth
    C D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, National University of Ireland, Cork, Ireland
    Eur J Dent Educ 10:67-72. 2006
    ..The aim of this investigation was to assess the technical quality of root canal fillings placed by undergraduate students in single-rooted teeth...
  19. ncbi request reprint Surface microhardness of a resin composite: a comparison of a tungsten halogen and a LED light curing unit, in vitro
    Noel J Ray
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, National University of Ireland, Cork
    Eur J Prosthodont Restor Dent 14:7-12. 2006
    ..Immediate finishing (1 h) was more appropriate to the use of the LED LCU (with adequate exposure time). The effect of elapsed time after exposure on microhardness was more pronounced with the QTH LCU...
  20. ncbi request reprint Early surface microhardness of a resin composite exposed to a pulse-delayed curing exposure: a comparison of a tungsten halogen and a plasma arc lamp, in vitro
    Noel J Ray
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, National University of Ireland, Cork
    Eur J Prosthodont Restor Dent 13:177-81. 2005
    ..However both lamps were capable of producing comparable surface hardness, with appropriate exposure protocols. The effect of increased tip-to-composite distance was generally not significant between the lamps for continuous exposure...
  21. ncbi request reprint Incomplete tooth fracture following root-canal treatment: a case report
    C D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, National University of Ireland, Cork, Ireland
    Int Endod J 35:642-6. 2002
    ..Rarely, a fracture may be present in a tooth before treatment commences, but remains undetected. A case describing incomplete vertical tooth fracture of a root-filled mandibular first molar is presented...
  22. ncbi request reprint Controlled tooth reduction for fixed restorations using custom-made pre-contoured transparent templates
    Christopher D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, University Dental School and Hospital, National University of Ireland, Wilton, Cork
    J Prosthet Dent 91:499-500. 2004
  23. ncbi request reprint Fabrication of a provisional restoration after fracture of an anterior crown
    Christopher D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, National University of Ireland, Cork, Ireland
    J Prosthet Dent 87:339-40. 2002
  24. ncbi request reprint Overcoming the unstable mandibular complete denture: the neutral zone impression technique
    Christopher D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, National University of Ireland, Cork, Ireland
    Dent Update 33:21-2, 24-6. 2006
    ..Its use can overcome some of the denture stability difficulties caused in some patients by a more powerful oral musculature, or in patients who have poor or altered neuromuscular control...
  25. ncbi request reprint Quality of materials supplied to dental laboratories for the fabrication of cobalt chromium removable partial dentures in Ireland
    Christopher D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, University Dental School and Hospital, Wilton, Cork, Ireland
    Eur J Prosthodont Restor Dent 11:176-80. 2003
    ..The quality of clinical information examined was found to be less than adequate...
  26. ncbi request reprint An impression technique for optimal positioning of precision attachments for removable partial dentures
    Christopher D Lynch
    National University of Ireland, Cork
    J Prosthet Dent 89:616-7. 2003
  27. ncbi request reprint Assessment of occlusal reduction during preparation of teeth for fixed restorations
    Christopher D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, University Dental School and Hospital, National University of Ireland, Wilton, Cork, Ireland
    J Prosthet Dent 87:110-1. 2002
  28. ncbi request reprint The swing-lock denture: its use in conventional removable partial denture prosthodontics
    Christopher D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, National Univesity of Ireland, Cork, Ireland
    Dent Update 31:506-8. 2004
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint A survey of chrome-cobalt RPD design in Ireland
    Christopher D Lynch
    Registrar in Restorative Dentistry, Department of Restorative Dentistry, National University of Ireland, Cork
    Int J Prosthodont 16:362-4. 2003
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Case report: management of the flabby ridge: re-visiting the principles of complete denture construction
    Christopher D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, University Dental School and Hospital, Wilton, Cork, Ireland
    Eur J Prosthodont Restor Dent 11:145-8. 2003
    ..This article describes one such clinical scenario, and demonstrates the use of a suitable impression technique that is based on successful manipulation of the thermoplastic nature of the impression material...
  31. ncbi request reprint The use of microabrasion to remove discolored enamel: a clinical report
    Christopher D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, National University of Ireland, Cork
    J Prosthet Dent 90:417-9. 2003
    ..A more conservative treatment option, enamel microabrasion, may be indicated in certain clinical scenarios. The purpose of this clinical report is to describe the use of enamel microabrasion for a patient with discolored anterior teeth...
  32. ncbi request reprint Accurately locating the components of a fixed partial denture prior to soldering the connector: an intraoral technique
    Christopher D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, National University of Ireland, Wilton, Cork, Ireland
    J Prosthet Dent 87:460-1. 2002
  33. ncbi request reprint The 'combination syndrome' revisited
    Christopher D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, National University of Ireland, Cork, Ireland
    Dent Update 31:410-2, 415-6, 419-20. 2004
    ..The purpose of this article is to describe treatment of two patients who exhibited clinical features of this condition, and review some of the relevant literature on this condition...
  34. ncbi request reprint Trends in indirect dentistry: 7. Communicating design features for fixed and removable prostheses
    Christopher D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, National University of Ireland, Cork, Ireland
    Dent Update 32:502-4, 506, 508-10. 2005
    ..Failure to communicate design features effectively can lead to errors in the fabrication of prostheses, or in the production of prostheses with a potential to cause damage to oral structures...
  35. ncbi request reprint Trends in the placement of posterior composites in dental schools
    Christopher D Lynch
    Division of Adult Dental Health, Cardiff University School of Dentistry, Heath Park, Cardiff, UK
    J Dent Educ 71:430-4. 2007
    ..Dental schools have a responsibility to ensure that their curricula are evidence-based to best prepare their students to meet the needs and expectations of their future patients...
  36. ncbi request reprint Opinions of Irish dental practitioners on dental nurse training
    Christopher D Lynch
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, University Dental School and Hospital, Wilton, Cork
    J Ir Dent Assoc 49:90-4. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the opinions of Irish dental practitioners on dental nurse training...
  37. ncbi request reprint Surface microhardness of a resin composite exposed to a "first-generation" LED curing lamp, in vitro
    Pauraic Keogh
    Eur J Prosthodont Restor Dent 12:177-80. 2004
    ..A minimum exposure of 40 secs is appropriate to optimise microhardness parameters for the combination of resin composite and lamp investigated...
  38. ncbi request reprint An audit of the quality of root canal treatments performed by undergraduate dental students on single-rooted teeth in Glasgow dental hospital and school
    Louise K Pettigrew
    Glasgow Dental Hospital and School, Scotland
    Eur J Prosthodont Restor Dent 15:72-6. 2007
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Attitudes of undergraduate dental students to the use of rubber dam
    Christopher D Lynch
    J Ir Dent Assoc 53:118. 2007
  40. ncbi request reprint A technique to reduce distortion of impressions for indirect cast dowel and core restorations
    Christopher D Lynch
    University of Birmigham
    J Ir Dent Assoc 49:101-2. 2003
  41. ncbi request reprint The National Dental Nurse Training Programme of Ireland
    Christopher D Lynch
    Dublin Dental Hospital
    J Ir Dent Assoc 49:139-41. 2003
    ..The purpose of this article is to bring this training programme to the attention of Irish dental practitioners...