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Shaping of curved root canals instrumented with stainless steel and nickel titanium files.

@article{Atlas2005ShapingOC,
  title={Shaping of curved root canals instrumented with stainless steel and nickel titanium files.},
  author={Diana M Atlas and L. Leonardi and G. Raiden},
  journal={Acta odontologica latinoamericana : AOL},
  year={2005},
  volume={18 1},
  pages={
          23-30
        }
}
The cleaning efficiency and the quality of the surgical preparation is mainly conditioned by root canal anatomy, the instruments and the technique employed. The purpose of the present study was to evaluate the extent of straightening of curved root canals and the changes in endodontic anatomy caused by the use of Flex-R, Onyx-R and Nitiflex files with the balanced forces technique. Sixty mandibular molars were selected for evaluation of angulation and transportation. Pre and post… Expand
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