BioMed Research International / 2016 / Article / Fig 2

Research Article

Assessment of Temperature Rise and Time of Alveolar Ridge Splitting by Means of Er:YAG Laser, Piezosurgery, and Surgical Saw: An Ex Vivo Study

Figure 2

Increase in the temperature of the bone prepared with laser and saw in the buccal side of an alveolar ridge of a mandible. G1 (Er:YAG 200 mJ), G2 (Er:YAG 400 mJ), G3 (piezosurgery), and G4 (saw). °C: Celsius grade.