Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care

COMMENTARY
Year
: 2019  |  Volume : 8  |  Issue : 9  |  Page : 2760--2762

Momentousness of denture labeling using Aadhaar number in Indian population


Neha Sikka1, Sameer Saxena2, Kannu Priya3, Vanita Suthar4 
1 Department of Dental Materials, Postgraduate Institute of Dental Sciences, Rohtak, Haryana, India
2 Department of Periodontology, Mansarovar Dental College, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India
3 Department of Oral Surgery, Postgraduate Institute of Dental Sciences, Rohtak, Haryana, India
4 Department of Periodontology, JCD Dental College, Sirsa, Haryana, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Neha Sikka
Assistant Professor, Department of Dental Materials, Postgraduate Institute of Dental Sciences, Rohtak - 124 001, Haryana
India

Personal identification is of prime importance for forensic and medicolegal purposes especially in case of natural calamities, accidents, state of unconsciousness, or loss of memory. The denture labeling is an important method which has been acknowledged by the field of dentistry. Various denture labeling techniques have been advocated but none of them is universal. Aadhaar is the instantly verifiable national identification number assigned to residents of India, which is currently being used vastly by the Government of India. The article describes a simple, economical, and permanent method for inclusion of Unique Identification Number and bar code in dentures.


How to cite this article:
Sikka N, Saxena S, Priya K, Suthar V. Momentousness of denture labeling using Aadhaar number in Indian population.J Family Med Prim Care 2019;8:2760-2762


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Sikka N, Saxena S, Priya K, Suthar V. Momentousness of denture labeling using Aadhaar number in Indian population. J Family Med Prim Care [serial online] 2019 [cited 2021 Jun 20 ];8:2760-2762
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