Clinical Approaches in Endodontic Regeneration

Current and Emerging Therapeutic Perspectives

  • Henry F. Duncan
  • Paul Roy Cooper

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Fionnuala T. Lundy, Ikhlas El karim, Ben A. Scheven
    Pages 19-36
  3. Petra Hilkens, Ivo Lambrichts, Annelies Bronckaers
    Pages 37-53
  4. Eliseu A. Münchow, Marco C. Bottino
    Pages 77-98
  5. Paul Roy Cooper, Jean-Christophe Farges, Brigitte Alliot-Licht
    Pages 99-119
  6. Nikita B. Ruparel, Obadah N. Austah, Anibal Diogenes
    Pages 121-138
  7. Bruno N. Cavalcanti, Jacques E. Nör
    Pages 161-175

About this book


This richly illustrated book combines explanation of the scientific base underpinning vital pulp treatment with description of current and emerging trends in clinical practice. It guides the reader through modern views on pulp diagnostics, deep caries, and pulp exposure management, leading to an analysis of the biological aspects of regenerative techniques such as angiogenesis, neurogenesis, inflammation, and epigenetics. In the later chapters, practical considerations relating to bioengineering, biomaterial choice, revitalization, and stem cell-based procedures are discussed and their likely therapeutic impact considered. Aimed at dental students, postgraduates, and research-minded dental practitioners, this translational book summarizes state-of-the-art scientific knowledge on dentin–pulp interactions and regenerative endodontics, while highlighting the opportunities to incorporate recent developments into everyday practice. Readers will also find extensive discussion of potential future developments and research avenues relating to each aspect of this exciting and rapidly developing field.


Regenerative endodontics Vital pulp treatment Dental stem cells Pulp-dentin complex Pulp diagnostics Pulp repair

Editors and affiliations

  • Henry F. Duncan
    • 1
  • Paul Roy Cooper
    • 2
  1. 1.Dublin Dental University Hospital, Trinity College DublinUniversity of DublinDublinIreland
  2. 2.School of DentistryUniversity of BirminghamBirminghamUK

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