In Vivo Bone Response to Biomechanical Loading at the Bone/Dental-Implant Interface

@article{Brunski1999InVB,
  title={In Vivo Bone Response to Biomechanical Loading at the Bone/Dental-Implant Interface},
  author={John B. Brunski},
  journal={Advances in Dental Research},
  year={1999},
  volume={13},
  pages={119 - 99}
}
  • J. Brunski
  • Published 1 June 1999
  • Biology, Engineering, Medicine
  • Advances in Dental Research
Since dental implants must withstand relatively large forces and moments in function, a better understanding of in vivo bone response to loading would aid implant design. The following topics are essential in this problem. (1) Theoretical models and experimental data are available for understanding implant loading as an aid to case planning. (2) At least for several months after surgery, bone healing in gaps between implant and bone as well as in pre-existing damaged bone will determine… 

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