Effectiveness of microwave irradiation on the disinfection of complete dentures.

@article{Silva2006EffectivenessOM,
  title={Effectiveness of microwave irradiation on the disinfection of complete dentures.},
  author={Mariana Montenegro Silva and Carlos Eduardo Vergani and Eunice Teresinha Giampaolo and Karin Hermana Neppelenbroek and Denise Madalena Palomari Spolidorio and Ana L{\'u}cia M. Machado},
  journal={The International journal of prosthodontics},
  year={2006},
  volume={19 3},
  pages={288-93}
}
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of microwave irradiation on the disinfection of simulated complete dentures. MATERIALS AND METHODS Eighty dentures were fabricated in a standardized procedure and subjected to ethylene oxide sterilization. The dentures were individually inoculated (10(7) cfu/mL) with tryptic soy broth (TSB) media containing one of the tested microorganisms (Candida albicans, Streptoccus aureus, Bacillus subtilis, and Pseudomonas aeruginosa… CONTINUE READING
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