Intracanal Antibiotic Medication for Sustained Root Surface Disinfection–A Laboratory Evaluation

@inproceedings{Zaruba2015IntracanalAM,
  title={Intracanal Antibiotic Medication for Sustained Root Surface Disinfection–A Laboratory Evaluation},
  author={Markus Tobias Winfried Zaruba and Tilla Filli and Dan-Krister Rechenberg and T Thurnheer and Thomas Attin and Patrick R Schmidlin},
  booktitle={The open dentistry journal},
  year={2015}
}
PURPOSE To measure the release of an antibiotic mixture of ciprofloxacin, cerfuroxim and metronidazole (TreVitaMix, TVM) through human dentine and to assess the growth inhibition of Fusobacterium nucleatum. MATERIAL AND METHODS Twenty-four extracted human incisors were scaled and endodontically treated. Root canals were either filled with antibiotic tri-mixture (TVM) or with the carrier material alone (propylene glycol, PG) and were coronally and apically sealed with a flowable composite… CONTINUE READING