Rehabilitation

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Rehabilitation

The restoration of former rights, authority, or abilities.

The process of rehabilitating a witness involves restoring the credibility of the witness following Impeachment by the opposing party. Rehabilitating a prisoner refers to preparing him or her for a productive life upon release from prison.

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Many authors support the use of CR in occlusal rehabilitation therapy, (3,11) since they consider it an easily reproducible reference position, and also in orthodontics, (1,3) strongly advocating the need to plan any treatment by mounting study models on an articulator and performing diagnostic teleradiography, both using CR.
(2) Conformative means of occlusal rehabilitation at the intercuspal position or ICP has to be weighed against the more radical Reorganization of occlusion at the Centric relation contact position or CRCP, as it requires exhaustive planning and structured treatment procedures.
For occlusal rehabilitation two occlusal philosophies exist.