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Dental Amalgam

Known as: ALLOY, AMALGAM, Amalgams, Dental, amalgam dental 
An alloy used in restorative dentistry that contains mercury, silver, tin, copper, and possibly zinc.
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Review
2012
Review
2012
  • R. Bernhoft
  • Journal of environmental and public health
  • 2012
  • Corpus ID: 16901274
Mercury is a toxic heavy metal which is widely dispersed in nature. Most human exposure results from fish consumption or dental… 
Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
In this article a super selectivity potentiometric methodology, using an ion-selective electrode, for determination of mercury… 
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVES Antibacterial properties of restorative dental materials such as amalgam and composite resins may improve the… 
Review
2006
Review
2006
This review covers the toxicology of mercury and its compounds. Special attention is paid to those forms of mercury of current… 
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
CONTEXT No randomized trials have been published that address the concern that inhalation of mercury vapor released by amalgam… 
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Review
2003
Review
2003
The main threats to human health from heavy metals are associated with exposure to lead, cadmium, mercury and arsenic. These… 
Review
2003
Review
2003
  • L. Järup
  • British medical bulletin
  • 2003
  • Corpus ID: 3788577
The main threats to human health from heavy metals are associated with exposure to lead, cadmium, mercury and arsenic. These… 
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
A retrospective study was done to compare the success rates of teeth with three different root end filling materials. The… 
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Abstract The wear of dental amalgam by a smear mechanism and amalgam transfer onto the opposing cusp was confirmed by simulated… 
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
The risks to patients with metal surgical implants who are undergoing nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) imaging and the artifacts…