zinc oxide eugenol cement

Summary

Summary: Used as a dental cement this is mainly zinc oxide (with strengtheners and accelerators) and eugenol. (Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed, p50)

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Ability of three root-end filling materials to prevent bacterial leakage
    J F Siqueira
    Department of Endodontics, , Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    J Endod 27:673-5. 2001
  2. ncbi Setting times for endodontic sealers under clinical usage and in vitro conditions
    N A Allan
    Department of Endodontics, Univesity of Iowa College of Dentistry, Iowa City 52242-1001, USA
    J Endod 27:421-3. 2001
  3. ncbi Adhesion of endodontic sealers to dentin and gutta-percha
    Kwang Won Lee
    Department of Conservative Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Chonbuk National University, Chonju, Korea
    J Endod 28:684-8. 2002
  4. ncbi Treatment-dependent calcium diffusion from two sealers through radicular dentine
    Ricardo Caicedo
    Advanced Endodontics Course for Undergraduate Senior Students, Department of Periodontics, Endodontics, and Dental Hygiene, University of Louisville School of Dentistry, Kentucky, USA
    Gen Dent 54:178-81. 2006
  5. ncbi A comparison of the effectiveness of chloroform and eucalyptus oil in dissolving root canal sealers
    Edgar Schafer
    Westfalische Wilhelms Universitat Munster, Munster, Germany
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 93:611-6. 2002
  6. ncbi Human saliva penetration of root canals obturated with two types of mineral trioxide aggregate cements
    Khalid Al-Hezaimi
    Division of Surgical, Therapeutic and Bioengineering Sciences, University of Southern California School of Dentistry, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    J Endod 31:453-6. 2005
  7. ncbi Assessment of coronal microleakage of three materials used in endodontically treated teeth
    Reisha N Rafeek
    School of Dentistry, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of the West Indies, Mount Hope, Trinidad, West Indies
    Eur J Prosthodont Restor Dent 12:39-43. 2004
  8. ncbi Calcium hydroxide as a temporary filling of the post space in root-filled teeth
    Marc Gimbel
    Section of Endodontics, UMDNJ New Jersey Dental School, Montville, New Jersey, USA
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 94:98-102. 2002
  9. ncbi Effects of chlorhexidine gluconate as an endodontic irrigant on the apical seal: short-term results
    J T Marley
    Department of Endodontics, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry, Richmond 23298-0566, USA
    J Endod 27:775-8. 2001
  10. ncbi The pulpectomy in primary teeth
    Michael P Nedley
    J Mich Dent Assoc 84:38-42. 2002

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  1. ncbi Ability of three root-end filling materials to prevent bacterial leakage
    J F Siqueira
    Department of Endodontics, , Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    J Endod 27:673-5. 2001
    ..No difference was detected between Fuji IX and IRM (p > 0.05). However Sealer 26 was significantly more effective in preventing bacterial leakage when compared with other materials tested (p < 0.05)...
  2. ncbi Setting times for endodontic sealers under clinical usage and in vitro conditions
    N A Allan
    Department of Endodontics, Univesity of Iowa College of Dentistry, Iowa City 52242-1001, USA
    J Endod 27:421-3. 2001
    ..Roth's was very slow; most were unset after 8 wk. Sealers on the glass slab set much more rapidly. In conclusion, under clinical conditions, sealers set slowly (particularly Roth's) and were more delayed than when tested in vitro...
  3. ncbi Adhesion of endodontic sealers to dentin and gutta-percha
    Kwang Won Lee
    Department of Conservative Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Chonbuk National University, Chonju, Korea
    J Endod 28:684-8. 2002
    ..19 +/- 0.01; Sealapex 0.22 +/- 0.01; Kerr 1.07 +/- 0.19; AH 26 2.93 +/- 0.29 MPa. AH 26 gave the significantly highest bonds to gutta-percha...
  4. ncbi Treatment-dependent calcium diffusion from two sealers through radicular dentine
    Ricardo Caicedo
    Advanced Endodontics Course for Undergraduate Senior Students, Department of Periodontics, Endodontics, and Dental Hygiene, University of Louisville School of Dentistry, Kentucky, USA
    Gen Dent 54:178-81. 2006
    ..For each sealer, the calcium diffused from the experimental group was significantly higher than that of the control group (p < 0.05)...
  5. ncbi A comparison of the effectiveness of chloroform and eucalyptus oil in dissolving root canal sealers
    Edgar Schafer
    Westfalische Wilhelms Universitat Munster, Munster, Germany
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 93:611-6. 2002
    ..The solubility of 8 different root canal sealers in chloroform and in eucalyptus oil was compared...
  6. ncbi Human saliva penetration of root canals obturated with two types of mineral trioxide aggregate cements
    Khalid Al-Hezaimi
    Division of Surgical, Therapeutic and Bioengineering Sciences, University of Southern California School of Dentistry, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    J Endod 31:453-6. 2005
    ..All nine samples in group C had leaked after 19 days. It appears that under the conditions of this study both MTA preparations may be more resistant to human saliva leakage than vertically condensed gutta-percha and sealer...
  7. ncbi Assessment of coronal microleakage of three materials used in endodontically treated teeth
    Reisha N Rafeek
    School of Dentistry, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of the West Indies, Mount Hope, Trinidad, West Indies
    Eur J Prosthodont Restor Dent 12:39-43. 2004
    ..The mean coronal dye leakage for Group A was 0.895 mm, for Group B 1.914 mm and for Group C 3.245 mm. There was significantly (p < 0.05) more dye leakage in teeth restored with Dyract AP compared to those with Fuji II or IRM...
  8. ncbi Calcium hydroxide as a temporary filling of the post space in root-filled teeth
    Marc Gimbel
    Section of Endodontics, UMDNJ New Jersey Dental School, Montville, New Jersey, USA
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 94:98-102. 2002
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  9. ncbi Effects of chlorhexidine gluconate as an endodontic irrigant on the apical seal: short-term results
    J T Marley
    Department of Endodontics, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry, Richmond 23298-0566, USA
    J Endod 27:775-8. 2001
    ..Using the ANOVA test the results showed no significant difference in seal related to the irrigant at both the 90- and 180-day observation periods...
  10. ncbi The pulpectomy in primary teeth
    Michael P Nedley
    J Mich Dent Assoc 84:38-42. 2002
    ..The pulpectomy is an underutilized treatment modality for severely infected primary teeth...
  11. ncbi Longitudinal study on microleakage of three root-end filling materials by the fluid transport method and by capillary flow porometry
    M A A De Bruyne
    Department of Operative Dentistry and Endodontology, Dental School, Ghent University, Ghent University Hospital, Gent, Belgium
    Int Endod J 38:129-36. 2005
    ..ii) Further research on leakage study methodology by means of comparison of the fluid transport method (FTM) and capillary flow porometry (CFP)...
  12. ncbi Histological, ultrastructural and quantitative investigations on the response of healthy human pulps to experimental capping with mineral trioxide aggregate: a randomized controlled trial
    P N R Nair
    Institute of Oral Biology, Section of Oral Structures and Development, Centre of Dental and Oral Medicine, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Int Endod J 41:128-50. 2008
    ..To investigate the pulpal response to direct pulp capping in healthy human teeth with mineral trioxide aggregate (MTA) as against calcium hydroxide cement (Dycal) as control...
  13. ncbi Leakage resistance of a self-etch sealer-cone obturation system
    Gregori M Kurtzman
    University of Maryland Dental School, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Compend Contin Educ Dent 29:244, 246-8. 2008
  14. ncbi Cytotoxicity testing of endodontic sealers: a new method
    Jean Camps
    Unité IMEB, Faculté d Odontologie, Marseille, France
    J Endod 29:583-6. 2003
    ..The new technique reduces the discrimination of the test and may clinically correspond to a classical filling. Therefore, both methods might be considered as clinically relevant, corresponding to classical and overfilling conditions...
  15. ncbi Microleakage of root-end filling materials
    H M Fogel
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    J Endod 27:456-8. 2001
    ..There was no significant difference between amalgam and IRM. However IRM was also not significantly different from the other three groups. There were no significant differences between the other three groups...
  16. ncbi Effect of three root canal sealers on the retentive strength of endodontic posts luted with a resin cement
    M S Hagge
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, University of the Pacific, San Francisco, California 94115, USA
    Int Endod J 35:372-8. 2002
    ..This investigation examined what effect three different sealers had on retention of endodontic posts (Parapost) luted with a resin cement (Panavia 21 OP)...
  17. ncbi Interaction between sealers and gutta-percha cones
    Michael Tagger
    Department of Endodontology, The Maurice and Gabriela Goldschleger School of Dental Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Ramat Aviv, Israel
    J Endod 29:835-7. 2003
    ..It was not possible to ascribe a trend of greater effect to a certain sealer, but Roth's 811 had the least effect on flow...
  18. ncbi Presence of pores and vacuoles in set endodontic sealers
    L Mutal
    Department of Endodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, National University of Cordoba, Cordoba, Argentina
    Int Endod J 38:690-6. 2005
    ..To assess qualitatively the presence of pores and vacuoles in the structure of various endodontic sealers when set...
  19. ncbi Comparative study of sealing capabilities and adhesiveness of injectable root canal sealers using pressure syringe technique
    U Dabas
    Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontia, K.M. Shah Dental College, Vadodara, India
    Indian J Dent Res 12:151-8. 2001
    ..Apart from eliminating the use of solid core, pressure syringe technique can be used as a new obturation method since it showed better marginal sealability than the conventional technique...
  20. ncbi The influence of the smear layer on dentinal tubule penetration depth by three different root canal sealers: an in vitro study
    Andreas B Kokkas
    Department of Endodontology, School of Dentistry, Aristotle University, Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Endod 30:100-2. 2004
    ..These findings suggest that smear layer plays an important role in sealer penetration into the dentinal tubules, as well as in the potential clinical implications...
  21. ncbi Tissue reaction initiated by different sealers
    M Bernath
    Department of Dentistry and Oral Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Pecs University, Pecs, Hungary
    Int Endod J 36:256-61. 2003
    ..To analyse the type and degree of inflammatory reaction initiated by four sealers...
  22. doi To the editor: Hashem and Hassanien "ProRoot MTA, MTA-Angelus, and IRM used to repair large furcation perforations: sealability study"
    Hagay Shemesh
    J Endod 34:512; author reply 512-3. 2008
  23. ncbi An investigation of microleakage from root-end fillings in ultrasonic retrograde cavities with or without finishing: a quantitative analysis
    Eudes Gondim
    Endodontic Unit, School of Dentistry of Piracicaba, State University of Campinas UNICAMP Piracicaba SP, Brazil
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 99:755-60. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to make a quantitative assessment of the sealing ability of Super-EBA, IRM, and Pro Root MTA root-end fillings subjected to 3 different finishing techniques...
  24. ncbi Erbium:YAG laser versus ultrasonic in preparation of root-end cavities
    Zoran Karlovic
    Department of Endodontics and Restorative Dentistry, School of Dental Medicine, Gunduliceva 5, 10, 000 Zagreb, Croatia
    J Endod 31:821-3. 2005
    ..Microleakage was measured using a fluid transport model. The results showed that cavities prepared with Er:YAG laser have significantly lower microleakage for all tested materials...
  25. ncbi Survival of Enterococcus faecalis in infected dentinal tubules after root canal filling with different root canal sealers in vitro
    I M Saleh
    NIOM, Scandinavian Institute of Dental Materials, Haslum, Norway
    Int Endod J 37:193-8. 2004
    ..To investigate the ability of different endodontic sealers and calcium hydroxide to kill bacteria in experimentally infected dentinal tubules...
  26. ncbi Sealing ability of Dyract, Geristore, IRM, and super-EBA as root-end filling materials
    B D Greer
    US Army Dental Activity, Fort Gordon, GA 30905, USA
    J Endod 27:441-3. 2001
    ..The results of this study suggest that the new compomers Dyract and Geristore are equal or superior to IRM and equivalent to Super-EBA in their ability to reduce apical leakage when used as retrofilling materials...
  27. ncbi An evaluation of sealing ability of endodontic materials as root canal sealers
    J S Rajput
    Dept of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, Govt Dental College and Hospital, Patiala
    J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 22:1-7. 2004
    ..Vitapex with single gutta-percha cone provided an adequate apical Seal against dye penetration...
  28. ncbi ProRoot MTA, MTA-Angelus and IRM used to repair large furcation perforations: sealability study
    Ahmed Abdel Rahman Hashem
    Faculty of Dentistry, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt
    J Endod 34:59-61. 2008
    ..IRM with internal matrix and MTA-Angelus without internal matrix had insignificant difference and came at intermediate level between the other groups...
  29. ncbi Comparative in vivo analysis of the sealing ability of three endodontic sealers in post-prepared root canals
    P M P Kopper
    Universidade Luterana do Brazil, Post Graduate Program of Dentistry, Canoas
    Int Endod J 36:857-63. 2003
    ..To compare the sealing ability of the endodontic sealers AH Plus, Sealer 26 and Endofill in premolar teeth of dogs exposed to the oral cavity after post-preparation...
  30. ncbi An in vitro comparison of the sealing ability of three endodontic sealers used in canals with iatrogenic enlargement of the apical constriction
    Christos Dandakis
    Department of Endodontology, Dental School, Aristotelion University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece
    J Endod 31:190-3. 2005
    ..Topseal showed statistical significant less leakage. No significant difference was found between Apexit and Roth 811 (t = 0.99; p = 0.75)...
  31. ncbi Retention strengths of five luting cements on prefabricated dowels after root canal obturation with a zinc oxide/eugenol sealer: 1. Dowel space preparation/cementation at one week after obturation
    Mark S Hagge
    University of the Pacific School of Dentistry, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    J Prosthodont 11:168-75. 2002
    ..This investigation examined the effect of 5 different cements on the retention strength of prefabricated endodontic dowels placed into root canals previously obturated with gutta percha and a zinc oxide/eugenol (ZOE) sealer...
  32. ncbi Solubility of root-canal sealers in water and artificial saliva
    E Schafer
    Department of Operative Dentistry, University of Munster, Munster, Germany
    Int Endod J 36:660-9. 2003
    ..To compare the weight loss of eight different root-canal sealers in water and in artificial saliva with different pH values...
  33. ncbi Coronal leakage of calcium phosphate-based root canal sealers compared with usual sealers
    Jorg F Schirrmeister
    Department of Operative Dentistry and Periodontology, Dental School and Hospital, Albert Ludwigs University of Freiburg, Germany
    Schweiz Monatsschr Zahnmed 116:224-8. 2006
    ..Due to the low leakage of experimental sealer II in the present study, further evaluations such as bacterial penetration or fluid filtration should follow...
  34. ncbi Endodontic treatment performed by Flemish dentists. Part 2. Canal filling and decision making for referrals and treatment of apical periodontitis
    G M G Hommez
    Department of Operative Dentistry and Endodontology, Ghent University, Ghent University Hospital, Dental School, Gent, Belgium
    Int Endod J 36:344-51. 2003
    ..To gather information on root-canal treatment carried out by dentists working in Flanders (Belgium)...
  35. ncbi Fluid transport along gutta-percha backfills with and without sealer
    Min Kai Wu
    Department of Cariology Endodontology Pedodontology, Academic Center for Dentistry Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 97:257-62. 2004
    ..The use of heat may influence the sealing ability of sealer. The aim of this study was to compare the fluid transport along the gutta-percha backfill portion when different sealers were used or no sealer at all...
  36. ncbi A new quantitative method using glucose for analysis of endodontic leakage
    Qiong Xu
    School of Stomatology, Wuhan University, China
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 99:107-11. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to introduce a new method for quantitative testing of endodontic leakage...
  37. ncbi Microbial leakage of Cavit, IRM, and Temp Bond in post-prepared root canals using two methods of gutta-percha removal: an in vitro study
    Hanan Balto
    Department of Restorative Dental Sciences in the College of Dentistry at King Saud University Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
    J Contemp Dent Pract 6:53-61. 2005
    ..In addition, permanent cementation of the post with the coronal restoration should be carried out as soon as possible to prevent recontamination of the root canal...
  38. ncbi Apical leakage of four endodontic sealers
    Ludovic Pommel
    Laboratoire IMEB, UFR Odontologie, Marseille, France
    J Endod 29:208-10. 2003
    ..01). No statistically significant difference was found among AH 26, Pulp Canal Sealer, and Ketac-Endo. No correlation was found between the sealing efficiency of the four sealers and their adhesive properties recorded in a previous study...
  39. ncbi Effect of ultrasonic vibration and various sealer and cement combinations on titanium post removal
    B E Bergeron
    Department of Endodontics, Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base, TX, USA
    J Endod 27:13-7. 2001
    ..There was no statistical difference in retention of posts cemented with either zinc phosphate or Panavia 21, regardless of the sealer used. Additionally ultrasonic vibration increased post retention for both cements...
  40. ncbi Intracanal distribution patterns of sealers after lateral condensation
    S Ryan Facer
    Department of Endodontics, University of Iowa College of Dentistry, Iowa City 52242 1001, USA
    J Endod 29:832-4. 2003
    ..Coverage was better in the coronal. In conclusion, none of the three sealers showed a continuous layer between the primary gutta-percha obturant and the canal wall or in spaces between cones...
  41. ncbi Effect of different protective base materials on hydrogen peroxide leakage during intracoronal bleaching in vitro
    I Rotstein
    Department of Endodontics, Hebrew University-Hadassah Faculty of Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Endod 18:114-7. 1992
    ..5 mm below the cementoenamel junction or not placed at all (p < 0.01). It is therefore recommended that a protective base be placed to the cementoenamel junction level before intracoronal bleaching to prevent possible H2O2 hazards...
  42. ncbi Capillary flow porometry to assess the seal provided by root-end filling materials in a standardized and reproducible way
    Mieke A A De Bruyne
    Department of Operative Dentistry and Endodontology, Dental School, Ghent University, Ghent University Hospital, Gent, Belgium
    J Endod 32:206-9. 2006
    ..This maximum pore diameter, which corresponds to the largest leak in the sample, together with the size of bacteria and their metabolites, will be indicative of the eventual leakage along the root-end filling materials...
  43. ncbi Long-term assessment of the seal provided by root-end filling materials in large cavities through capillary flow porometry
    M A A De Bruyne
    Department of Operative Dentistry and Endodontology, Dental School, Ghent University, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Int Endod J 39:493-501. 2006
    ..To evaluate the long-term sealing ability of a variety of materials when used as root-end fillings...
  44. ncbi A comparative evaluation of sealing ability of rootcanal sealers
    B S Suprabha
    Departments of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, College of Dental Surgery, Mangalore, 575 001, India
    Indian J Dent Res 13:31-6. 2002
    ..AH26/silverfree showed superior sealing ability...
  45. ncbi Reliability of the dye penetration studies
    Jean Camps
    Unité IMEB, Faculté d Odontologie, Marseille, France
    J Endod 29:592-4. 2003
    ..001 and r = 0.7). This study showed the limitation of the classical dye-penetration studies and that the dye-extraction, i.e. dissolution, method gave the same results as fluid filtration but saved much laboratory time...
  46. ncbi A systematic review of in vitro retrograde obturation materials
    Joanna N Theodosopoulou
    dsm Forsyth, Center for Evidence Based Dentistry, The Forsyth Institute, 140 The Fenway, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Endod 31:341-9. 2005
    ..The results of these in vitro studies are not congruent with in vivo study results, suggesting a need to re-evaluate the clinical validity and importance of in vitro studies...
  47. ncbi Adhesion of endodontic sealers: scanning electron microscopy and energy dispersive spectroscopy
    Iman M Saleh
    NIOM Scandinavian Institute of Dental Materials, Haslum, Norway
    J Endod 29:595-601. 2003
    ..Penetration of the endodontic sealers into the dentinal tubules when the smear layer was removed was not associated with higher bond strength...
  48. ncbi Polymicrobial leakage of four root canal sealers at two different thicknesses
    Gustavo De-Deus
    Department of Endodontics, Rio de Janeiro State University, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Endod 32:998-1001. 2006
    ..Generally, greater sealer thickness influenced negatively the sealing ability of the root canal filling, except in AH Plus samples...
  49. ncbi Leakage of bovine serum albumin in root canals obturated with super-EBA and IRM
    Ana Malcic
    Department of Endodontics and Restorative Dentistry, School of Dental Medicine, University of Zagreb, Zagreb, Croatia
    J Endod 32:368-71. 2006
    ..7 +/- 0.0014 ng). Significantly less leakage (p < 0.05) occurred in samples filled with orthograde and root-end fillings than did in samples filled only with an orthograde approach and the samples with IRM root-end fillings...
  50. ncbi Experimental model: dye penetration of extensive interim restorations used during endodontic treatment while under load in a multiple axis chewing simulator
    Arna Lee Jensen
    School of Dentistry, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Western Australia, Australia
    J Endod 33:1243-6. 2007
    ..The dye penetration in the Ketac-Fil Plus and Ketac-Silver specimens was not predictable, and the results suggested Cavit and Z100 composite resin require further investigations as potentially useful materials for this purpose...
  51. ncbi The effects of dentine pretreatment on the adhesion of root-canal sealers
    I M Saleh
    NIOM, Scandinavian Institute of Dental Materials, Haslum, Norway
    Int Endod J 35:859-66. 2002
    ..The adhesion of five root-canal sealers to dentine and gutta-percha was studied. The effects of various dentine pretreatments on adhesion were also investigated...
  52. ncbi An evaluation of glass ionomer-based restorative materials as temporary restorations in endodontics
    Kathleen B Seiler
    Fort Bragg, North Carolina, USA
    Gen Dent 54:33-6. 2006
    ..The results of this in vitro study indicate that glass ionomer and resin-modified glass ionomer restorative materials provide a better coronal seal against Streptococcus mutans than zinc oxide/eugenol in endodontic access cavities...
  53. ncbi An assessment of microbial coronal leakage of temporary filling materials in endodontically treated teeth
    Hanan Balto
    King Saud University, College of Dentistry, Division of Endodontics, Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    J Endod 28:762-4. 2002
    ..With both organisms, IRM started to leak after 10 days, whereas Cavit and Dyract leaked after 2 weeks...
  54. ncbi Electrical and dye leakage comparison of three root-end restorative materials
    Bayardo Martell
    Department of Oral Rehabilitation, University of Otago, School of Dentistry, PO Box 647, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Quintessence Int 33:30-4. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess three modern root-end restorative materials with electrical and dye leakage tests...
  55. ncbi Effect of orifice plugs on periapical inflammation in dogs
    Shizuko Yamauchi
    Department of Endodontics, UNC School of Dentistry, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA shizuko_yamauchi dentistry unc edu
    J Endod 32:524-6. 2006
    ..The substantial reduction in apical periodontitis by the use of coronal plug underscores the clinical importance of providing an additional barrier to coronal leakage in comparison to that provided by gutta-percha and sealer alone...
  56. ncbi The effect of chlorhexidine gluconate as an endodontic irrigant on the apical seal: long-term results
    David B Ferguson
    Graduate Endodontic Program, 618th Dental Company, Seoul, Korea
    J Endod 29:91-4. 2003
    ..No other significant differences were noted at 360 days. Under the conditions of this study, chlorhexidine gluconate irrigant did not adversely affect the apical seal of three root canal cements at 270 and 360 days...
  57. ncbi A systematic review of in vivo retrograde obturation materials
    R Niederman
    The Forsyth Institute, 140 The Fenway, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int Endod J 36:577-85. 2003
    ..resection) and retrograde (root-end) obturation (filling), which retrograde obturation (root-end filling) material(s) is/are the most effective, as determined by reduction in periapical radiolucency and elimination of signs and symptoms?..
  58. ncbi Influence of eugenol-containing temporary cement on bonding of self-etching adhesives to dentin
    Anne Peutzfeldt
    Department of Dental Materials, School of Dentistry, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Adhes Dent 8:31-4. 2006
    ..To investigate the influence of eugenol-containing temporary cement on bonding of resin composite to dentin mediated by self-etching adhesives...
  59. ncbi Morphology of the mineralizing front and observations of reparative dentine following induction and inhibition of dentinogenesis in the rat incisor
    E E Kirk
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Endod Dent Traumatol 8:195-201. 1992
    ..The results were statistically significant (Chi-square p < or = 0.001). This method demonstrated qualitative and quantitative differences in the repair process resulting from chemical variations in the dressings applied...
  60. ncbi Considerations for the direct pulp capping procedure in primary teeth: a review of the literature
    H M Kopel
    University of Southern California, School of Dentistry, Los Angeles
    ASDC J Dent Child 59:141-9. 1992
    ..Surely the evidence presented leading to the feasibility of direct pulp capping in primary teeth merits further investigations, before dogmatically rejecting this procedure of pulp therapy...
  61. ncbi Immunohistochemical expression of fibronectin and tenascin after direct pulp capping with calcium hydroxide
    Evandro Piva
    Department of Operative Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Federal University of Pelotas, Pelotas, Brazil
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 102:e66-71. 2006
    ..In the exposure site, TNC immunostaining increased over time, exhibiting a thicker immunostaining pattern within 30 days. The imunohistochemical technique showed expression of both glycoproteins during pulp healing process...
  62. ncbi Clinical long-term evaluation of MTA as a direct pulp capping material in primary teeth
    D Tuna
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Gazi University, Ankara, Turkey
    Int Endod J 41:273-8. 2008
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of mineral trioxide aggregate (MTA) when used as a pulp capping material in primary teeth...
  63. ncbi Histological study of periradicular tissue responses to uninfected and infected devitalized pulps in dogs
    Louis M Lin
    Department of Endodontics, Advanced Education Program in Endodontics, New York University College of Dentistry, New York, NY 10010, USA
    J Endod 32:34-8. 2006
    ..Only the apical few millimeters of uninfected devitalized pulp tissue in the root canals were organized by granulation tissue from vital periodontal ligament tissue...
  64. ncbi Histopathological evaluation of root canal filling materials for primary teeth
    Lea Assed Bezerra da Silva
    Department of Pediatric Clinics, Preventive and Community Dentistry, Ribeirao Preto Dental School, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Braz Dent J 21:38-45. 2010
    ..It may be concluded that the Calen paste thickened with zinc oxide yielded the best tissue response, being the most indicated material for root canal filling of primary teeth with pulp vitality...
  65. ncbi [Effect of different treatments of dentin surface on sheer bond strength between different bonding agents and dentin]
    Xiao Yan Han
    Department of Prosthodontics, Affiliated Hospital of Taishan Medical College, Taian 271000, China
    Hua Xi Kou Qiang Yi Xue Za Zhi 26:125-8. 2008
    ..To find the theory depending for the using of different protective methods and the selecting of different kinds of dentin bonding agents in prepared abutment teeth...
  66. ncbi Reaction of bony tissue to implanted silver glass ionomer and a reinforced zinc oxide-eugenol cement
    E Pissiotis
    Department of Endodontology, School of Dental Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center, Framington, Connecticut, USA
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 89:623-9. 2000
    ..Both materials were placed in Teflon applicators and implanted into surgically prepared sites in the mandible. A histologic examination for reaction to the material occurred after the animals were killed and processed...
  67. ncbi Responses of MC3T3-E1 cells to three dental resin-based restorative materials
    Satoshi Imazato
    Department of Restorative Dentistry and Endodontology, Osaka University Graduate School of Dentistry, 1 8 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    J Biomed Mater Res A 76:765-72. 2006
    ..A zinc oxide eugenol cement [Super EBA (EBA)] was included in the study for comparison...
  68. ncbi Influence of the endodontic treatment on mechanical properties of root dentin
    Carlos Jose Soares
    Department of Operative Dentistry and Dental Materials, Dental School, Federal University of Uberlandia, Uberlandia, Minas Gerais, Brazil
    J Endod 33:603-6. 2007
    ..Samples were submitted to the tests, and the data were statistically analyzed. Results indicated that endodontic treatment potentiated by time elapsed after endodontic treatment can affect the physical properties of dentin...
  69. ncbi Long-term durability of root-end sealing with 4-MEtA/MMA-TBB resin
    Yuko Tanaka
    Department of Periodontology and Endodontology, Division of Oral Health Science, Hokkaido University Graduate School of Dental Medicine, Kita 13 Nishi 7, Kita ku, Sapporo 060 8586, Japan
    Dent Mater J 23:453-6. 2004
    ..05) and EBA group (p < 0.05). Therefore, it can be concluded that root-end sealing using 4-META/MMA-TBB resin resulted in better, long-term sealing than conventional retrograde root filling...
  70. ncbi Retentiveness of various luting agents used with implant-supported prostheses: a preliminary in vitro study
    Pooja Garg
    Department of Prosthodontics and Implantology, Jaipur Dental College, Jaipur, India
    Int J Prosthodont 26:82-4. 2013
    ..These preliminary in vitro observations need to be confirmed under conditions that more closely approximate the clinical environment...
  71. doi Mineral trioxide aggregate and formocresol pulpotomy of primary teeth: a 2-year follow-up
    G Ansari
    Deptartment of Paedodontics, Dental School, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Int Endod J 43:413-8. 2010
    ..To compare the clinical and radiographic response of primary teeth to vital pulpotomy using mineral trioxide aggregate (MTA) or formocresol (FC)...
  72. doi A retrospective study comparing clinical outcomes after obturation with Resilon/Epiphany or Gutta-Percha/Kerr sealer
    Taylor P Cotton
    Department of Endodontics, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas 78229 3900, USA
    J Endod 34:789-97. 2008
    ..Root canal systems obturated with gutta-percha and Kerr Pulp Canal Sealer or Resilon and Epiphany sealer had statistically indistinguishable differences in clinical outcome...
  73. ncbi Histological evaluation of the effect of three medicaments; trichloracetic acid, formocresol and mineral trioxide aggregate on pulpotomised teeth of dogs
    Babak Karami
    Department of Endodontics, School of Dentistry, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, Iran
    Aust Endod J 35:18-28. 2009
    ..MTA was superior to formocresol and TCA in treating pulps in dogs. However, bridge formation was seen in 50% of TCA cases after 8 weeks which is a desirable finding in pulpotomy procedures...
  74. ncbi A comparative prospective randomized clinical study of MTA and IRM as root-end filling materials in single-rooted teeth in endodontic surgery
    Jerome A H Lindeboom
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 100:495-500. 2005
    ..Randomized clinical prospective study to evaluate the application of MTA and IRM as retrograde sealers in surgical endodontics...
  75. ncbi Current pulp therapy options for primary teeth
    Sam Blanchard
    University of Michigan School of Dentistry, USA
    J Mich Dent Assoc 92:38, 40-1. 2010
    ..It is important for clinicians to be familiar with current trends in this critical area of children's dentistry...
  76. ncbi The quantification of tertiary dentine formation in response to materials commonly placed in deep cavities in general practice in the UK
    A Santini
    Department of Conservative Dentistry, University of Edinburgh
    Prim Dent Care 3:14-22. 1996
    ..To determine the rate of formation of tertiary dentine in dogs' teeth, in response to five commonly used lining materials. Also, to record the resulting differences in quality of the formed dentine...
  77. ncbi The effects of eugenol and epoxy-resin on the strength of a hybrid composite resin
    Brett I Cohen
    Essential Dental Laboratories, South Hackensack, New Jersey 07606, USA
    J Endod 28:79-82. 2002
    ..17) or diametral tensile strength (p = 0.39). Group 1 (mixed directly with eugenol) was found to be statistically different from groups 2 through 7...
  78. ncbi An experimental study on particular physical properties of several interocclusal recording media. Part III: resistance to compression after setting
    Konstantinos X Michalakis
    Division of Graduate and Postgraduate Prosthodontics, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Prosthodont 13:233-7. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the resistance to compression after setting of several elastomeric interocclusal recording materials...
  79. ncbi Antimicrobial activity of endodontic sealers based on calcium hydroxide and MTA
    Juliane M G Tanomaru
    Restorative Dentistry, Araraquara Dental School, Sao Paulo State University UNESP, Araraquara, SP, Brazil
    Acta Odontol Latinoam 21:147-51. 2008
    ..Intrafill and its liquid presented antimicrobial activity against all strains except P. aeruginosa and Acroseal was effective only against M. luteus and S. aureus...
  80. ncbi Comparison of neurotoxicity of root canal sealers on spontaneous bioelectrical activity in identified Helix neurones using an intracellular recording technique
    S Asgari
    Department of Endodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Shaheed Beheshti Medical Sciences University, Tehran, Iran
    Int Endod J 36:891-7. 2003
    ..To evaluate the neurotoxic effects of two endodontic sealers, AH-26 and Roth 801, on firing excitability and action potential configuration of F1 neural cells in the suboesophageal ganglia of Helix aspersa...
  81. ncbi Investigation of the marginal adaptation of root-end filling materials in root-end cavities prepared with ultrasonic tips
    E Gondim
    Endodontic Unit, School of Dentistry of Piracicaba, State University of Campinas UNICAMP, Piracicaba SP, Brazil
    Int Endod J 36:491-9. 2003
    ..To compare the surface topography of root apices following ultrasonic root-end preparation, and again after root-end fillings submitted to three different finishing techniques...
  82. ncbi Histopathological study of dental pulp tissue capped with enamel matrix derivative
    Nelson Tatsunari Ishizaki
    Department of Endodontics, Showa University School of Dentistry, Tokyo, Japan
    J Endod 29:176-9. 2003
    ..These results imply that enamel matrix derivative used as a pulp capping material may play a role in the calcification of dental pulp tissue...
  83. ncbi Microleakage of temporary endodontic restorations in overdenture tooth abutments
    Roberto Scotti
    Section of Prosthodontics, Department of Oral Sciences, University of Bologna, Italy
    Int J Prosthodont 15:479-82. 2002
    ..The aim of this in vivo study was to evaluate the microleakage of four different provisional filling materials after a period of 1 week...
  84. ncbi Antimicrobial analysis of different root canal filling pastes used in pediatric dentistry by two experimental methods
    Lilian de Fátima Guedes de Amorim
    School of Dentistry, Federal University of Goias, Rua 1, 74115 040 Goiânia, GO, Brazil
    Braz Dent J 17:317-22. 2006
    ..The complete antimicrobial effect in the direct exposure test was observed after 24 h on all microbial indicators. All root canal filling materials induced the formation of inhibition zones, except for Vitapex (range, 6.0-39.0 mm)...
  85. ncbi Hypersensitivity
    P Atkins
    Br Dent J 194:63-4. 2003
  86. ncbi Is there life after Buckley's Formocresol? Part I -- a narrative review of alternative interventions and materials
    V Srinivasan
    Department of Child Dental Health, Newcastle Dental Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Int J Paediatr Dent 16:117-27. 2006
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  87. ncbi A 24-week study of the microleakage of four retrofilling materials using a fluid filtration method
    S Inoue
    Department of Operative Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan
    J Endod 17:369-75. 1991
    ..05) less coronal leakage compared with the amalgam group at 1.5 h. Scanning electron microscopy of selected samples showed marginal defects of approximately 5 microns between the root dentin and the retrofilling material...
  88. ncbi Protective effect of NAC on formaldehyde-containing-ZOE-based root-canal-sealers-induced cyclooxygenase-2 expression and cytotoxicity in human osteoblastic cells
    Fu Mei Huang
    Department of Prosthodontics, Oral Medicine Center, Chung Shan Medical University Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan
    J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 74:768-73. 2005
    ..NAC appears as a useful agent in protecting cell damage mediated by formaldehyde-containing-ZOE-based root canal sealers...
  89. ncbi Influence of calcium hydroxide intracanal medication on apical seal
    S K Kim
    Department of Conservative Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Kyungpook National University, Daegu, Republic of Korea
    Int Endod J 35:623-8. 2002
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the influence of calcium hydroxide intracanal medication and various techniques for its removal on the sealing ability of gutta-percha root fillings with a zinc oxide-eugenol sealer...
  90. ncbi Coronal microleakage of five materials used to create an intracoronal seal in endodontically treated teeth
    Robert R Galvan
    US Army Dental Corps, Fort Gordon, Georgia 30905 5650, USA
    J Endod 28:59-61. 2002
    ..At 7 days, IRM, AEliteflo, and Palfique leaked significantly more than Amalgabond or C&B Metabond. Amalgabond consistently produced the best seal of all the materials throughout the duration of the study...
  91. doi Histological and histomorphometrical evaluation of furcation perforations filled with MTA, CPM and ZOE
    G F da Silva
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Dental School, UNESP Universidade Estadual Paulista, Araraquara, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Int Endod J 44:100-10. 2011
    ..To evaluate the biological response of the periodontium adjacent to furcation perforations in rat molars filled with Endo-CPM-Sealer (CPM), MTA-Angelus (MTA) or zinc oxide-eugenol cement (ZOE)...
  92. doi Possibilities of gutta-percha-centered infection in endodontically treated teeth: an in vitro study
    Saji George
    Discipline of Endodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Endod 36:1241-4. 2010
    ..In this in vitro study, we examined the biofilm-forming capacity of Enterococcus faecalis on gutta-percha (GP) points under different nutrient status and surface conditioning with saliva and serum...
  93. doi Success rate of calcium hydroxide pulpotomy in primary molars restored with amalgam and stainless steel crowns
    D Sonmez
    Ankara University School of Dentistry, Department of Pedodontics, Besevler, Ankara, 06500 Turkey
    Br Dent J 208:E18; discussion 408-9. 2010
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  94. ncbi Proliferation and differentiation potential of pluripotent mesenchymal precursor C2C12 cells on resin-based restorative materials
    Satoshi Imazato
    Department of Restorative Dentistry and Endodontology, Osaka University Graduate School of Dentistry, Osaka, Japan
    Dent Mater J 29:341-6. 2010
    ....
  95. doi Subcutaneous connective tissue reaction to methacrylate resin-based and zinc oxide and eugenol sealers
    Osvaldo Zmener
    School of Dentistry, University of El Salvador, Buenos Aires, Argentina
    J Endod 36:1574-9. 2010
    ....
  96. ncbi Temporary and permanent restorations for fractured permanent teeth with immature apices: a clinical study
    S Viada
    Dental Research Institute of the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Zulia, Venezuela
    ASDC J Dent Child 64:414-6. 1997
    ....
  97. ncbi A comparative histological evaluation of the biocompatibility of materials used in apical surgery
    C J A Sousa
    Department of Endodontics, University of Uberlandia, CEP 38405 320 Uberlandia, Minas Gerais, Brazil
    Int Endod J 37:738-48. 2004
    ..To evaluate the biological properties of a variety of materials that could be used in apical surgery...
  98. ncbi Root fillings with Endoflas in primary teeth: a retrospective study
    Anna B Fuks
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Hebrew University, Hadassah School of Dental Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Clin Pediatr Dent 27:41-5. 2002
    ..The remaining 30% presented with pathology (Po); however, only one tooth had to be extracted (Pi). Overfilling led to a success rate of 58%, while in the combined flush and underfilled the success rate was 83%...
  99. doi Time-dependence of coronal seal of temporary materials used in endodontics
    Ahmad Madarati
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Section of Endodontics, School of Dentistry, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
    Aust Endod J 34:89-93. 2008
    ..Both Coltosol and GIC after 1 week were significantly better than 4 weeks. There was no significant difference in the seal ability at different time periods when ZP and IRM cements were used...
  100. ncbi [Clinical and microbiological study regarding surface antibacterial properties of bioactive dental materials]
    T Târcă
    Universităţii de Medicină si Farmacie Gr T Popa Iaşi, Universitatea de Medicină si Farmacie Gr T Popa Iaşi, Facultatea Medicină Dentară
    Rev Med Chir Soc Med Nat Iasi 114:536-41. 2010
    ..In the new era of dentistry the coronal restoration materials must possess "bio-active" features represented by fluor ions release, chemical adhesion and antibacterial agents...
  101. ncbi Dentin permeability and eugenol diffusion after full crown preparation
    Jean Camps
    Laboratoire IMEB, UFR Odontologie, 13385 Marseille 5, France
    Am J Dent 16:112-6. 2003
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Research Grants6

  1. C. albicans From HIV+ Individuals&its Role in Drug resis
    Kaaren Vargas; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..In the long-term, I would like to make significant contributions to science in the area of antifungal drug resistance. It is an exciting area of research and I feel strongly that I have the motivation to accomplish this goal. ..
  2. TRADITIONAL & MEDICAL MODELS OF PERIODONTAL CARE
    Richard Niederman; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These points argue for a direct comparison of the medical and traditional model of care. ..