APPLICATION OF FINITE ELEMENTSIN DENTISTRY: A LITERATURE REVIEW

João Victor Couto Brito, Dulcinéia Carlos Garcia, Silas da Silva Crispim, Jefferson David Melo de Matos, Viviane Maria Gonçalves de Figueiredo

Abstract


Objective: Objective is with this literature review to clarify the application of finite elements in dentistry. Method: A literature review was based on a specific and relevant literature, ie, scientific articles, theses and books on the theme. This literature has been conductedon the following platforms: PubMed, GoogleAcadêmico, SciELOand virtual libraries. Conclusions:Finite elements is a method to improve clinical practice, through a computational tool to tension and structural analyses in dental materials and orofacial structures.

Keywords


Dentistry; Mechanic; Bioengineering



DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.17267/2596-3368dentistry.v8i3.1116

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Journal of Dentistry & Public Health

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