Index for Recording Tooth Abrasion Microfailures; T A M index for determination of Puech Number

  • Pierre-François Puech
  • Georges Leonetti
  • François Cianfarani
  • Henri Albertini
Conference paper

Abstract

A methodology for the scanning microscopic evaluation of surface abrasion deterioration of tooth enamel is developed and illustrated by comparison of damages caused by repetition of a specific abrasive test on different qualities of enamel.

Key terms

TOOTH SURFACE WEAR RESISTANCE ABRASION INDEX 

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Pierre-François Puech
    • 1
  • Georges Leonetti
    • 1
  • François Cianfarani
    • 1
  • Henri Albertini
    • 1
  1. 1.Forensic Anthropology and OdontologyUniversity of Marseille La TimoneNimesFrance

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