Bite Force Recording Devices - A ReviewCorrespondence Address :
Dr. Tarun Prakash Verma,
FH 331, Scheme Number 54, Vijay Nagar, Indore-452010, Madhya Pradesh, India.
In dental research, bite force serves as a valuable parameter to evaluate the efficacy of masticatory system. A variety of devices with different design and working principle have been used to record bite force, but no single device is capable to record all the required forces. One may find it difficult to choose a device that will fulfil the purpose of recording bite force for research. So, the present review aims to report and compare the wide range of devices and will help in describing their uses for recording bite force.
Force transducer, Malocclusion, Masticatory muscles, Strain gauge transducer
Tarun Prakash Verma, Kanteshwari Iranagouda Kumathalli, Vinay Jain, Rajesh Kumar. BITE FORCE RECORDING DEVICES - A REVIEW. Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research [serial online] 2017 September [cited: 2017 Nov 24 ]; 11:ZE01-ZE05. Available from
Date of Submission: Feb 09, 2017
Date of Peer Review: Apr 10, 2017
Date of Acceptance: May 20, 2017
Date of Publishing: Sep 01, 2017
FINANCIAL OR OTHER COMPETING INTERESTS: None.
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