Age-related changes in tooth enamel as measured by electron microscopy: Implications for porcelain laminate veneers


Atsu S., Aka P., Kucukesmen H., Kilicarslan M., Atakan C.

JOURNAL OF PROSTHETIC DENTISTRY, vol.94, no.4, pp.336-341, 2005 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 94 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.prosdent.2005.08.008
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF PROSTHETIC DENTISTRY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.336-341

Abstract

Statement of problem. Available information on the dimensions of the enamel and pulp tissues of tooth structure, as well as their correlation with chronologic age, is limited. However, this information is a significant determinate in planning the tooth reduction for a porcelain laminate veneer (PLV) restoration.