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Evaluation of the marginal fit of full ceramic crowns by the microcomputed tomography (micro-CT) technique
Objective: To evaluate the marginal gap (MG) and absolute marginal discrepancy (MD) of full ceramic crowns with two finish line designs, shoulder and chamfer, using microcomputed tomographyExpand
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Micro-CT Detection and Characterization of Porosity in Luting Cements.
PURPOSE To evaluate porosity volume and localization in luting cements under fixed dental prostheses after cementation using micro-computed tomography (CT). MATERIALS AND METHODS Seventy-sevenExpand
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3D micro-CT analysis of void formations and push-out bonding strength of resin cements used for fiber post cementation
PURPOSE To investigate the void parameters within the resin cements used for fiber post cementation by micro-CT (µCT) and regional push-out bonding strength. MATERIALS AND METHODS Twenty-one, singleExpand
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Evaluation of mineral content of dentin treated with desensitizing agents and neodymium yttrium-aluminium-garnet (Nd:YAG) laser
The aim of this study was to evaluate the mineral content of dentin prepared using three different desensitizing agents and the Nd:YAG laser. The occlusal third of the crowns of 30 molar teeth wereExpand
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Effect of various laser irradiations on the mineral content of dentin
Objective: The aim of this study was to evaluate the mineral content of dentin irradiation with Erbium: yttrium-aliminum-garnet (Er:YAG), Neodmiyum:yttrium-aliminum garnet (Nd:YAG) and potassiumExpand
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The Use of Zirconium and Feldspathic Porcelain in the Management of the Severely Worn Dentition: A Case Report
The management of the interim phase of a complete oral rehabilitation in patients with severely worn dentition is often challenging due to the loss of occlusal vertical dimension, loss of toothExpand
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Intranasal Midazolam May Prevent Gagging Reflex: a Case Report
ABSTRACT Background Gagging can become a conditioned response that makes dental treatment difficult or impossible for both the individual and the dentist. The aim of this study is to report a 50 yearExpand
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Cytotoxicity of temporary cements on bovine dental pulp-derived cells (bDPCs) using realtime cell analysis
PURPOSE To evaluate the cytotoxicity of temporary luting cements on bovine dental pulp-derived cells (bDPCs). MATERIALS AND METHODS Four different temporary cements were tested: Rely X Temp E (3MExpand
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The effect of repeated porcelain firings on corrosion resistance of different dental alloys
PURPOSE The aim of this study was to evaluate the effects of repeated porcelain firing process on the corrosion rates of the dental alloys. MATERIALS AND METHODS Cr-Co, Cr-Ni and Pd-Ag alloys wereExpand
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Effects of Er:YAG Laser on Mineral Content of Sound Dentin in Primary Teeth
The aim of the present study was to evaluate the mineral content of sound dentin in primary teeth prepared using an Er:YAG laser at two different power settings. Thirty-six primary second molars wereExpand
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