Photoelastic analysis of post core restorations.


Photoelastic models were used to analyse the effects of stress distribution around post-core systems. Parallel post designs were found to distribute stress more evenly to the tooth root, as compared to tapered posts. Screwed posts were found to be more undersirable.

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@article{Henry1977PhotoelasticAO, title={Photoelastic analysis of post core restorations.}, author={Patrick J Henry}, journal={Australian dental journal}, year={1977}, volume={22 3}, pages={157-9} }