Handbook of Oral Biomaterials: 1st Edition (Hardback) book cover

Handbook of Oral Biomaterials

1st Edition

Edited by Jukka Pekka Matinlinna

Jenny Stanford Publishing

674 pages | 11 Color Illus. | 180 B/W Illus.

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The book introduces the latest advances in dental materials and biomaterials science. It contains a comprehensive introduction and covers ceramic, metallic, and polymeric oral biomaterials. The contributing authors are from all over the world and are distinguished in their disciplines. A solid primer for dental students, the book is also highly recommended for students of engineering and basic science who want to gain an insight in contemporary biomaterials science. For medical practitioners, the book offers an invaluable opportunity to learn about the latest steps in dental biomaterials.

Table of Contents

Bonding to Dentin and Enamel Bart van Meerbeek

Biomineralization and Biodemineralization of Enamel Maisoon Al-Jawad & Paul Anderson

Materials in Dentistry Ammar A. Mustafa & Jukka P. Matinlinna

Biomechanics in Dentistry Akikazu Shinya

Biocompatibility Alexander T.H. Tang

Resin-based Cements used in Dentistry William M. Palin & Jack L. Ferracane

Glass Fibers in Fiber-reinforced Composites Pekka K. Vallittu

Bioactive Glasses Leena Hupa & Susanne Fagerlund

Biological Activity of Titanium Yo Shibata & Takashi Miyazaki

Titanium in Implant Dentistry Niklaus P. Lang & Jukka P. Matinlinna

Surface Pretreatment Methods and Silanization Christie Y.K. Lung & Jukka P. Matinlinna

Sol-Gel Coatings on Titanium Andy H. Choi & Besim Ben-Nissan

Internal Fixation in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Roger A. Zwahlen

Zirconia and Implant Dentistry Moustafa N. Aboushelib & Jukka P. Matinlinna

Bonding to Zirconia Alvaro Della Bona & Jukka P. Matinlinna

All-Ceramic Restorations on Implants Alvaro Della Bona & Marcia Borba

Finite Element Analysis in Dentistry Andy H. Choi, Besim Ben-Nissan and Richard Conway

Digital Dentistry and Dental Informatics James K.H. Tsoi

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / Biotechnology
MEDICAL / Dentistry / Oral Surgery
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / General