Variables contributing to the quality of fissure sealants used by general dental practitioners.

@article{Duangthip2003VariablesCT,
  title={Variables contributing to the quality of fissure sealants used by general dental practitioners.},
  author={Duangporn Duangthip and Adrian Lussi},
  journal={Operative dentistry},
  year={2003},
  volume={28 6},
  pages={756-64}
}
This study investigated the factors that could influence microleakage, penetration ability and the formation of resin tags of different sealants used in routine oral health care. One hundred and two caries-free extracted molars were divided into 34 groups of three teeth each. A questionnaire and three teeth were submitted to 34 dentists participating in the study. They completed the questionnaire anonymously based on their own clinical procedures. The teeth were then treated, corresponding to… CONTINUE READING