Excisional wound healing following the use of IRM as a root-end filling material.

@article{Harrison1997ExcisionalWH,
  title={Excisional wound healing following the use of IRM as a root-end filling material.},
  author={John Kevin Harrison and Sally A Johnson},
  journal={Journal of endodontics},
  year={1997},
  volume={23 1},
  pages={19-27}
}
Intermediate Restorative Material (IRM) has been advocated as a root-end filling material based primarily on reports of clinical success and various leakage studies. The objectives of this study were to determine the excisional wound healing responses of the periradicular tissues to IRM root-end filling material and to compare this with the wound healing responses to amalgam and orthograde gutta-percha root-end filling materials. Mandibular premolars in dogs were obturated, root-ends resected… CONTINUE READING