Art Sealants: an Effective Measure to Prevent Carious Lesion Development

Abstract

T success of ART as a caries management approach is supported by more than 20 years restorative dentistry. It challenges treatment concepts such as step-wise excavation and the need for complete removal of affected dentine. The ART approach so far has mainly used high-viscosity glass-ionomer as the sealant and restorative material. Cariostatic and remineralization properties have been ascribed to this material which requires further research to establish its clinical relevance. The adhesion of high-viscosity glass-ionomer

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@inproceedings{Molina2010ArtSA, title={Art Sealants: an Effective Measure to Prevent Carious Lesion Development}, author={Gustavo Fabi{\'a}n Molina and Ricardo Cabral and J E F M Frencken}, year={2010} }