Back to articles
Articles
Volume: 13 | Article ID: art00011
Image
Testing the Performance of a Modified Whiteness Formula for Dentistry
  DOI :  10.2352/CIC.2005.13.1.art00011  Published OnlineJanuary 2005
Abstract

In this study, various whiteness and yellowness indices were compared with regard to their ability to measure the perceived whiteness of human teeth. Psychophysical experiments were conducted by 80 observers on tooth whiteness perception under typical clinical test conditions. The Pearson correlation coefficient and ‘per-cent-wrong decision’ criterion were used to determine the best index for tooth whiteness measurement. The results confirmed the findings of a previous study that a modified form of the CIE Whiteness Index formula is appropriate for the prediction of tooth whiteness.

Subject Areas :
Views 4
Downloads 0
 articleview.views 4
 articleview.downloads 0
  Cite this article 

W. Luo, S. Westland, I. Pretty, R. Ellwood, "Testing the Performance of a Modified Whiteness Formula for Dentistryin Proc. IS&T 13th Color and Imaging Conf.,  2005,  pp 59 - 62,  https://doi.org/10.2352/CIC.2005.13.1.art00011

 Copy citation
  Copyright statement 
Copyright © Society for Imaging Science and Technology 2005
72010350
Color and Imaging Conference
color imaging conf
2166-9635
Society of Imaging Science and Technology
7003 Kilworth Lane, Springfield, VA 22151, USA