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Pain and Impulse Conduction

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Abstract

According to the World Health Organization, pain is defined as an ‘unpleasant sensation that occurs from imminent tissue damage’. From a physiological perspective, pain is a warning system. During dental treatment, patients will experience pain as something unpleasant. Pain will also make it impossible for the dentist to work accurately.

Keywords

Nerve Fibre Trigeminal Nerve Inferior Alveolar Nerve Nociceptive Stimulus Sensory Nerve Ending 
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© Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2017

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Radboud University Medical Centre Nijmegen, Department of AnaesthesiologyNijmegenThe Netherlands

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