The effect of tooth intrusion on pulpal blood flow in humans

Motohide Ikawa, Junji Sugawara, Yuki Sano, Miyuki Fujiwara, Hidetoshi Shimauchi

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Abstract

The effect of intrusive force application on human pulpal blood flow (PBF) was examined by means of laser Doppler flowmetry (LDF). Measurements were made from 30 vital upper left central incisors of 30 participants (17: brief intrusive force application, 8: continuous intrusive force application, 5: control group). Both brief and continuous intrusive forces significantly reduced PBF.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)75-76
Number of pages2
JournalInternational Congress Series
Volume1284
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2005 Sep 1

Keywords

  • Blood
  • Flow
  • Intrusion
  • Laser-Doppler
  • Pulp

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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    Ikawa, M., Sugawara, J., Sano, Y., Fujiwara, M., & Shimauchi, H. (2005). The effect of tooth intrusion on pulpal blood flow in humans. International Congress Series, 1284, 75-76. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ics.2005.07.005