Mechanisms of stimulus transmission across dentin--a review.

@article{Gillam1995MechanismsOS,
  title={Mechanisms of stimulus transmission across dentin--a review.},
  author={David G Gillam},
  journal={The Journal of the Western Society of Periodontology/Periodontal abstracts},
  year={1995},
  volume={43 2},
  pages={53-65}
}
  • David G Gillam
  • Published 1995 in
    The Journal of the Western Society of…
Several investigators have demonstrated that intradental A-type (A beta and A delta) nerve fibers are responsible for the sensitivity of dentin and that the endings of the responding fibers are located in the pulp-dentin area of the tooth. The exact mode of transmission of stimuli (e.g., thermal, chemical, mechanical, etc.) across dentin, however, is still… CONTINUE READING