Materials for mouth protectors

J Prosthet Dent. 1985 Feb;53(2):256-61. doi: 10.1016/0022-3913(85)90123-4.

Abstract

A mixture containing 18% polyvinylacetate exhibits the optimum physical properties for mouth protection in contact sports.

MeSH terms

  • Absorption
  • Elasticity
  • Equipment Design
  • Mouth Protectors*
  • Polyethylenes* / analysis
  • Polyvinyls* / analysis
  • Stress, Mechanical
  • Tensile Strength
  • Water

Substances

  • Polyethylenes
  • Polyvinyls
  • Water
  • polyvinyl acetate