Anisa Vahed

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UNLABELLED Globally in the field of Dental Technology, soldering continues to be the prevailing joining technique for removable orthodontic appliances. The strength of the soldered joint, however, is a growing concern to dental technicians since the commonly employed silver solder undergoes accelerated corrosion and ultimately influences the success of(More)
STATEMENT OF PROBLEM Excessive surface roughness of denture base resins adversely impacts oral health. PURPOSE The purpose of this in vitro study was to examine the abrasive potential of eggshell powder in reducing the surface roughness of denture base resins. MATERIAL AND METHODS Thirty poly(methyl methacrylate) specimens were fabricated and polished(More)
BACKGROUND This study aimed to determine the physicochemical characteristics of an eggshell-based dental abrasive material. METHODS The eggshell powder abrasive material (EPAM) was synthesized by ball milling eggshell powder and surfactants. Fourier transform infrared (FTIR) spectroscopy, X-ray diffraction (XRD), transmission electron microscopy (TEM) and(More)
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