A comparative study between zirconia and titanium abutments on the stress distribution in parafunctional loading: A 3D finite element analysis


SİVRİKAYA E. C. , Guler M. S. , Bekci M. L.

TECHNOLOGY AND HEALTH CARE, vol.28, no.6, pp.603-613, 2020 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 28 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.3233/thc-202305
  • Journal Name: TECHNOLOGY AND HEALTH CARE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, Academic Search Premier, Agricultural & Environmental Science Database, Biotechnology Research Abstracts, CINAHL, EMBASE, INSPEC, MEDLINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.603-613

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Zirconia has become a popular biomaterial in dental implant systems because of its biocompatible and aesthetic properties. However, this material is more fragile than titanium so its use is limited.