Four-Dimensional Considerations of Bone Morphology and Mechanics

  • Stefan Ihde


In this chapter, we shall explain bone properties based on a number of concepts, each illuminating one specific aspect of the osseous life cycle. All of these concepts are applicable at the same time, and they are indeed relevant for our implantological work.


Bone Volume Bone Structure Bone Area Masticatory Function Alveolar Crest 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Stefan Ihde
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  1. 1.Zahnärztliche KlinikGommiswald

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