Applications of therapeutic ultrasound in dentistry and in the craniofacial area: Present and future

Authors

  • Tarek El-Bialy Orthodontic Graduate Program, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alta. T6G 2N8

Keywords:

Bone, Medical applications, Problem solving, Ultrasonics, Craniofacial area, Therapeutic ultrasound, Tooth

Abstract

The aim of this article is to outline the applications of therapeutic ultrasound on tooth and bone formation in the craniofacial area. The scientific background and clinical applications will be highlighted. Many problems in dentistry and in the craniofacial area exist without a definitive treatment. This review will point out the current state of the art and potential uses of therapeutic ultrasound to solve most of these problems.

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Published

2007-06-01

How to Cite

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El-Bialy T. Applications of therapeutic ultrasound in dentistry and in the craniofacial area: Present and future. Canadian Acoustics [Internet]. 2007 Jun. 1 [cited 2021 Dec. 4];35(2):69-72. Available from: https://jcaa.caa-aca.ca/index.php/jcaa/article/view/1880

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Technical Articles

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