Recontouring teeth and closing diastemas with direct composite buildups: a 5-year follow-up.

@article{Frese2013RecontouringTA,
  title={Recontouring teeth and closing diastemas with direct composite buildups: a 5-year follow-up.},
  author={C Frese and Petra Schiller and Hans J{\"o}rg Staehle and Diana Wolff},
  journal={Journal of dentistry},
  year={2013},
  volume={41 11},
  pages={979-85}
}
OBJECTIVES Adhesive resin composite technology enables dentists to add composite material to tooth surfaces to close gaps and reshape tooth form without cavity preparation. This option creates new possibilities for minimally invasive dentistry as the tooth shape, position and colour can be altered without loss of tooth substance. However, evidence-based data on direct composite buildups are rare. METHODS The purpose of this study was to evaluate the outcome and to document the occurrence of… CONTINUE READING