The effect of denture cleansing solutions on the retention of pink Locator attachments: an in vitro study.

@article{Nguyen2010TheEO,
  title={The effect of denture cleansing solutions on the retention of pink Locator attachments: an in vitro study.},
  author={Caroline Tram Nguyen and Radi M. Masri and Carl F. Driscoll and Elaine E Romberg},
  journal={Journal of prosthodontics : official journal of the American College of Prosthodontists},
  year={2010},
  volume={19 3},
  pages={
          226-30
        }
}
PURPOSE To evaluate the changes in retention of pink Locator attachments after exposure to various denture cleansers. MATERIALS AND METHODS Six groups (20 pairs each) of pink Locator attachments (3.0 lb. Light Retention replacement patrix attachments) were soaked for the equivalent of 6 months of clinical use in the following solutions: Water (control), Polident Regular, Efferdent, 6.15% sodium hypochlorite (NaOCL, 1:10 dilution), Polident Overnight, and Cool Mint Listerine mouthwash. A… CONTINUE READING

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