Evaluation of penetration depth of a commercially available resin infiltrate into artificially created enamel lesions: An in vitro study

@inproceedings{Subramaniam2014EvaluationOP,
  title={Evaluation of penetration depth of a commercially available resin infiltrate into artificially created enamel lesions: An in vitro study},
  author={Priya Subramaniam and Kadalagere Lakshmana Girish Babu and Disha Lakhotia},
  booktitle={Journal of conservative dentistry : JCD},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND Early enamel lesions have a potential to re-mineralize and prevent caries progress. AIM The aim of the following study is to determine the depth of penetration of low viscosity resin into artificially created enamel lesions. MATERIALS AND METHODS A sample of 20 sound premolars, indicated for orthodontic extraction, formed the study group. The teeth were coated with a nail varnish, leaving a window of 4 mm × 4 mm, on buccal surfaces of sound, intact enamel. Each tooth was… CONTINUE READING