Direct pulp capping (procedure)

Known as: Direct Capping, Direct Pulp Cap, Direct Pulp Capping 
The procedure in which the exposed pulp is covered with a dressing that protects the pulp and promotes healing and repair.
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
INTRODUCTION Biodentine is a new bioactive cement that is similar to the widely used mineral trioxide aggregate (MTA). It has… (More)
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
INTRODUCTION Biodentine (Septodont, Saint Maur des Faussés, France), a new tricalcium silicate-based cement, has recently been… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
INTRODUCTION The use of mineral trioxide aggregate (MTA) might improve the prognosis of teeth after pulp exposure. The treatment… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Less invasive excavation methods have been suggested for deep caries lesions. We tested the effects of stepwise vs. direct… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND The decision between pulp capping and root canal therapy after pulp exposure is a clinical issue. The aim of the… (More)
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Review
2000
Review
2000
OBJECTIVES This paper aims to alert the dental practitioner to the rapidly evolving therapies for treating the pulps of primary… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
There are many skeptics who condemn pulp capping but like to keep an eye on the research progress being made. Considerable… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
This study was conducted to observe the formation and nature of tunnel defects in dentin bridges, assess the nature of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Direct pulp capping of carious-exposed pulp was performed on 44 teeth. We evaluated the success rates of these cases, and… (More)
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Review
1989
Review
1989
Emphasis has shifted from the "doomed" organ concept of an exposed pulp to one of hope and recovery. The era of vital-pulp… (More)
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