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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.


noun adjustment, alteration, development, improvement, instauration, readjustment, rebuilding, reclamation, reconstitution, reconstruction, recreation, recuperation, redemption, reeducation, reestablishment, reformation, reindoctrination, reinstatement, remodeling, renewal, renovation, reorganization, repair, reparation, restitution, restoration, resurrection, return, revival, revivement, revivification, salvation
Associated concepts: company rehabilitation
See also: change, correction, improvement, progress, reconversion, remedy, rendition, renewal, reorganization, repair, reparation
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5] Oral Rehabilitation Specialist, Universidad Militar Nueva Granada, Fundacion CIEO.
The oral rehabilitation of patients presenting with congenitally missing dentition is challenging because of the need for a multidisci- plinary approach.
Previous reports have shown that oral rehabilitation under GA does lead to an improved QoL but does not seem to change dental anxiety [Arch et al.
Torsten Stenberg, DDS, PhD, is prosthodontist and chief dentist in prosthodontics at Falun Center of Oral Rehabilitation, Department of Public Dental Health, County of Dalarna, Sweden.
The Science and Art of Occlusion and Oral Rehabilitation
Contract awarded for Proptesica Oral Rehabilitation
Complete Oral Rehabilitation of a Postresection Ameloblastoma Patient: A Clinical Case Report.
Implant-supported oral rehabilitation of a patient with pemphigus vulgaris: a clinical report.
The unpublished results obtained with this study may guide dental surgeons to develop diagnoses, prognoses and oral rehabilitation plans to contribute to patients' quality of life.
has been practicing dentistry for more than 15 years and has been an Oral Rehabilitation and Cosmetic Dentistry specialist since his postgraduate training at UCLA.
Postoperative care: eight days after the procedure there was appropriate healing of the scar/ soft tissue, extractions of the remaining root fragments were performed and the patient was referred to oral rehabilitation for dental prostheses.
One of the goals of this acquisition is to enhance the visibility and raise the acceptance of oral rehabilitation with dental implants to the level of other dental restorative techniques," said Nobel Biocare's Forsgren.