Effects of Elevated Temperature In Forensic Endodontics: A Comparative Review


Anjana Rajendran


Forensic science is the art of identifying, evaluating and presenting evidences in the

 Court of law. The branch of endodontics plays a vital role in aiding the investigative

 procedures. The advances in biomaterials that are used and the evolution of

 radiographic and imaging techniques help in identifying the similarities and differences

between ante-mortem and post-mortem evidences. Fire constitutes a major contribution

 in the mode of disasters or during cremation or mass accidents.

There are various studies that compare the effect of heat and the alterations that occur

 in dental tissues and materials. This paper reviews on a comparative scale various in

vitro studies and review articles on the basis of the effect of high temperature on

endodontic materials and dental tissues..



How to Cite
Rajendran, A. (2022). Effects of Elevated Temperature In Forensic Endodontics: A Comparative Review. Journal of Forensic Dental Sciences, 12(3), 201–205. Retrieved from https://jfds.org/index.php/jfds/article/view/648


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