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The effect of alveolar bone loss on the load capability of restored endodontically treated teeth: a comparative in vitro study.

Authors
Type
Published Article
Journal
Journal of Dentistry
0300-5712
Publisher
Elsevier
Publication Date
Volume
34
Issue
10
Pages
790–795
Identifiers
PMID: 16600462
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

The fracture resistance of endodontically treated teeth restored adhesively with a FRC post, composite core, and all-ceramic crown is dependent on the level of surrounding supporting periodontal bone. Loss of alveolar bone loss due to periodontal disease may lead to an increased risk of failure.

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