Selva Maria Gonçalves Guerra

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INTRODUCTION A significant number of endodontically treated teeth restored with posts have associated periapical lesions, and several authors have discussed the probable causes of the development of these. Attention has been focused on restorative procedures performed after endodontic treatment and their association with the prognosis of endodontic therapy(More)
This retrospective study evaluated the clinical outcome of 139 teeth restored with carbon fiber posts after 3 years of placement, considering the amount of remaining dentin as the main variable. Eighty-one patients received the fiber posts within a period of 16 months and were recalled after 3 years. The tooth type, amount of remaining dentin, and(More)
OBJECTIVES The purpose of this study was to perform a finite element analysis to determine whether adhesive reconstruction is able to restore the original biomechanical behaviour of weakened roots, in terms of fracture resistance, when compared with post/crown-restored teeth with intact roots. METHODS A three-dimensional model of a maxillary central(More)
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