- Comparative evaluation of antimicrobial efficacy of sodium hypochlorite, MTAD, and Tetraclean against Enterococcus faecalis biofilmLuciano Giardino
Department of Periodontology, Dental School, University of Brescia, Brescia, Italy
J Endod 33:852-5. 2007..05, T30 p < 0.01, and T60 p < 0.001)...
- Antimicrobial effect of MTAD, Tetraclean, Cloreximid, and sodium hypochlorite on three common endodontic pathogensLuciano Giardino
Departmentof Periodontology, Endodontology, Pharmacology and Microbiology, Dental School, University of Brescia, Italy
Indian J Dent Res 20:391. 2009..25% NaOCl (Ogna Laboratori Farmaceutici, Milano, Italy) against selected endodontic pathogens (Enterococcus faecalis, Porphyromonas gingivalis, and Prevotella intermedia)...
- Surface tension comparison of four common root canal irrigants and two new irrigants containing antibioticLuciano Giardino
Department of Periodontology, Dental, School, University of Brescia, Italy
J Endod 32:1091-3. 2006..Both new irrigants, MTAD and Tetraclean, are capable of removing the smear layer. Thanks to their low surface tension, increasing the intimate contact of irrigant solutions with the dentinal walls, they may permit deeper penetration...
- Comparative in vitro and ex vivo studies on the bactericidal activity of Tetraclean, a new generation endodontic irrigant, and sodium hypochloriteRachele Neglia
Dipartimento di Scienze di Sanità Pubblica, Universita di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Italy
New Microbiol 31:57-65. 2008..Vice versa, in the teeth irrigated with sodium hypochlorite, the drop in the bacterial burden was rapid but temporary and most of the teeth were colonized again by 48 hours post-irrigation...