A Review on Dental Materials

  • Hamid Reza Rezaie
  • Hassan Beigi Rizi
  • Mojdeh Mahdi Rezaei Khamseh
  • Andreas Öchsner

This book discusses the current biomaterials used for dental applications and the basic sciences underpinning their application. The most critical structures in the oral cavity are the teeth, which play a central role in speaking, biting, chewing, tasting and swallowing. Teeth consist of three types of tissue: the cementum, enamel and dentin, with bone and gingival tissue serving as supporting structures. Caries, tooth wear, trauma and mechanical defects can lead to severe facial conditions; however, correcting these defects remains a challenge for scientists and dentists. Presenting insights form a broad range of disciplines, including materials science, biology, physiology and clinical science, this book provides a timely review of the principles, processing and application of dental materials.

ISBN: 978-3-030-48930-4
e-Book ISBN: 978-3-030-48931-1
Published Date: 2020
Page Count:  230 , File Size: 8 Mb

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