30. Biomechanics of Teeth in Bone: Function, Movement, and Prosthetic Rehabilitation

  1. Laurie K. McCauley DDS, PhD and
  2. Martha J. Somerman DDS, PhD
  1. Susan W. Herring

Published Online: 5 APR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118704868.ch30

Mineralized Tissues in Oral and Craniofacial Science

Mineralized Tissues in Oral and Craniofacial Science

How to Cite

Herring, S. W. (2012) Biomechanics of Teeth in Bone: Function, Movement, and Prosthetic Rehabilitation, in Mineralized Tissues in Oral and Craniofacial Science (eds L. K. McCauley and M. J. Somerman), John Wiley & Sons, Inc.,, West Sussex, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118704868.ch30

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 APR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 MAY 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470958339

Online ISBN: 9781118704868

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Keywords:

  • Alveolar bone;
  • Cementum;
  • Craniofacial skeleton;
  • Living attachment apparatus;
  • Periodontal constituents;
  • Periodontal ligament;
  • Soft tissues;
  • Teeth and jaws;
  • Teeth biomechanics;
  • Tooth–bone interface

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Tooth–Bone Interface is a Mechanical Linkage

  • Mechanical Properties of Periodontal Constituents

  • Loading of Teeth and Jaws

  • Modeling and Remodeling in Response to Mechanical Strain

  • Alveolar Bone Mechanics without Teeth

  • Implications for Future Translational Research on PDL Biomechanics

  • Summary

  • References