Self-adjusting files in retreatment: a high-resolution micro-computed tomography study.

  title={Self-adjusting files in retreatment: a high-resolution micro-computed tomography study.},
  author={Michael Solomonov and Frank Paqu{\'e} and Sadullah Kaya and Ozkan Adig{\"u}zel and Anda Kfir and Senem Yiğit-{\"O}zer},
  journal={Journal of endodontics},
  volume={38 9},
INTRODUCTION Rotary instruments that are used for retreatment are very effective, but most of them leave root filling residue in the canal. The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of removing gutta-percha-based root fillings with ProTaper retreatment files (Dentsply Maillefer, Ballaigues, Switzerland) followed by F1 and F2 ProTaper instruments and to compare these results with those obtained with a #25 .06 ProFile instrument (Dentsply Maillefer) followed by the Self- Adjusting File… CONTINUE READING
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