Resistance of experimental glass ionomer cement sealers to bacterial penetration in vitro.

@article{McDougall1999ResistanceOE,
  title={Resistance of experimental glass ionomer cement sealers to bacterial penetration in vitro.},
  author={I G McDougall and Vishal Patel and Paul Santerre and Shimon Friedman},
  journal={Journal of endodontics},
  year={1999},
  volume={25 11},
  pages={739-42}
}
This study evaluated penetration of Enterococcus faecalis in canals filled with glass ionomer cement sealers. Canals of 40 extracted teeth in four equal experimental groups were prepared and filled with KT-308 (experimental sealer) and a single gutta-percha cone (SC), ZUT (KT-308 with an antibacterial agent) and SC, Kerr sealer and vertically compacted… CONTINUE READING