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Influence of food-simulating solutions and surface finish on susceptibility to staining of aesthetic restorative materials.
OBJECTIVES To determine the degree of surface staining of resin-based composites (RBCs) and glass-ionomer cements (GICs) after immersion in various stains and food-simulating solutions (FSS). Expand
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New Approaches to Enhanced Remineralization of Tooth Enamel
Dental caries is a highly prevalent diet-related disease and is a major public health problem. A goal of modern dentistry is to manage non-cavitated caries lesions non-invasively throughExpand
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Molar incisor hypomineralization: review and recommendations for clinical management.
Molar incisor hypomineralization (MIH) describes the clinical picture of hypomineralization of systemic origin affecting one or more first permanent molars (FPMs) that are associated frequently withExpand
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Tensile Bond Strength and SEM Evaluation of Caries-affected Dentin Using Dentin Adhesives
Tensile bond strength measurements are commonly used for the evaluation of dentin adhesive systems. Most tests are performed using extracted non-carious human or bovine dentin. However, the adhesionExpand
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Microshear bond strength of resin composite to teeth affected by molar hypomineralization using 2 adhesive systems.
PURPOSE When restoring hypomineralized first permanent molars, placement of cavo-surface margins can be difficult to ascertain due to uncertainty of the bonding capability of the tooth surface. TheExpand
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Comparative SEM and TEM observations of nanoleakage within the hybrid layer.
Most adhesive interface studies have involved SEM demonstration of the penetration of adhesive resins into demineralized dentin surfaces with subsequent creation of hybrid layers. Nanoleakage is aExpand
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Sorption and solubility of luting cements in different solutions.
This study examined the solubility, sorption, and dimensional change of eight luting cements in two different solutions: 50% ethanol:water and distilled water. Ten disk specimens were prepared ofExpand
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A comparison of microtensile bond strengths of several dentin bonding systems to primary and permanent dentin.
OBJECTIVES Limited information exists with regard to the adhesive ability of glass ionomer cements (GIC) and recently developed resin-based dentin bond systems to primary dentin. The aim of thisExpand
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The influence of cross-sectional shape and surface area on the microtensile bond test.
OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study was to determine the effect of the cross-sectional area shape (cylindrical vs. rectangular) and the bonding surface area on the microtensile bond strengths andExpand
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Aspects of bonding between resin luting cements and glass ceramic materials.
OBJECTIVES The bonding interface of glass ceramics and resin luting cements plays an important role in the long-term durability of ceramic restorations. The purpose of this systematic review is toExpand
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