composite resins

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Summary: Synthetic resins, containing an inert filler, that are widely used in dentistry.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Flexural and diametral tensile strength of composite resins
    Alvaro Della Bona
    School of Dentistry, University of Passo Fundo, Passo Fundo, RS, Brazil
    Braz Oral Res 22:84-9. 2008
  2. ncbi Does a low-shrinking composite induce less stress at the adhesive interface?
    Annelies Van Ende
    Leuven BIOMAT Research Cluster, Department of Conservative Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillo Facial Surgery, Catholic University of Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 7, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Dent Mater 26:215-22. 2010
  3. pmc Degradation, fatigue, and failure of resin dental composite materials
    J L Drummond
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612 7212, USA
    J Dent Res 87:710-9. 2008
  4. ncbi Survival and reasons for failure of amalgam versus composite posterior restorations placed in a randomized clinical trial
    Mario Bernardo
    Community and Preventive Dentistry, Faculdade de Medicina Dentaria, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal
    J Am Dent Assoc 138:775-83. 2007
  5. ncbi Setting characteristics and cavity adaptation of low-shrinking resin composites
    Dimitris Papadogiannis
    Department of Biomaterials, School of Dentistry, University of Athens, Greece
    Dent Mater 25:1509-16. 2009
  6. ncbi Effect of zirconium-oxide ceramic surface treatments on the bond strength to adhesive resin
    Saadet Saglam Atsu
    Department of Prosthodontics, Kirikkale University, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Turkey
    J Prosthet Dent 95:430-6. 2006
  7. ncbi Contraction stress of low-shrinkage composite materials assessed with different testing systems
    Giulio Marchesi
    Department of Biomedicine, Unit of Dental Sciences and Biomaterials, University of Trieste, Trieste, Italy
    Dent Mater 26:947-53. 2010
  8. ncbi Macro-, micro- and nano-mechanical investigations on silorane and methacrylate-based composites
    Nicoleta Ilie
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Dental School of the Ludwig Maximilians University, Goethestr 70, 80336 Munich, Germany
    Dent Mater 25:810-9. 2009
  9. ncbi Nanoleakage, ultramorphological characteristics, and microtensile bond strengths of a new low-shrinkage composite to dentin after artificial aging
    Sillas Duarte
    Department of Comprehensive Care, Case Western Reserve University, School of Dental Medicine, 10900 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 4905, USA
    Dent Mater 25:589-600. 2009
  10. ncbi How should composite be layered to reduce shrinkage stress: incremental or bulk filling?
    Junkyu Park
    Department of Conservative Dentistry and Dental Research Institute, School of Dentistry, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea
    Dent Mater 24:1501-5. 2008

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  1. ncbi Flexural and diametral tensile strength of composite resins
    Alvaro Della Bona
    School of Dentistry, University of Passo Fundo, Passo Fundo, RS, Brazil
    Braz Oral Res 22:84-9. 2008
    This study evaluated the flexural strength (sf) and the diametral tensile strength (st) of light-cured composite resins, testing the hypothesis that there is a positive relation between these properties...
  2. ncbi Does a low-shrinking composite induce less stress at the adhesive interface?
    Annelies Van Ende
    Leuven BIOMAT Research Cluster, Department of Conservative Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillo Facial Surgery, Catholic University of Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 7, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Dent Mater 26:215-22. 2010
    ..Therefore, we investigated the effect of C-factor (flat surface vs. class-I cavity) and different composite application protocols on the bonding effectiveness of a low-shrinking composite to human dentin...
  3. pmc Degradation, fatigue, and failure of resin dental composite materials
    J L Drummond
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612 7212, USA
    J Dent Res 87:710-9. 2008
    ..In clinical studies, it appears that failure in the first 5 years is a restoration issue (technique or material selection); after that time period, failure most often results from secondary decay...
  4. ncbi Survival and reasons for failure of amalgam versus composite posterior restorations placed in a randomized clinical trial
    Mario Bernardo
    Community and Preventive Dentistry, Faculdade de Medicina Dentaria, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal
    J Am Dent Assoc 138:775-83. 2007
    ..Study dentists saw subjects annually to conduct follow-up oral examinations and take bitewing radiographs. Restorations needing replacement were failures. The dentists recorded differential reasons for restoration failure...
  5. ncbi Setting characteristics and cavity adaptation of low-shrinking resin composites
    Dimitris Papadogiannis
    Department of Biomaterials, School of Dentistry, University of Athens, Greece
    Dent Mater 25:1509-16. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the setting characteristics of low-shrinking resin composites and examine the possible interactions with curing efficiency and marginal adaptation in dentin cavities...
  6. ncbi Effect of zirconium-oxide ceramic surface treatments on the bond strength to adhesive resin
    Saadet Saglam Atsu
    Department of Prosthodontics, Kirikkale University, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Turkey
    J Prosthet Dent 95:430-6. 2006
    ..Surface treatment methods used for resin bonding to conventional silica-based dental ceramics are not reliable for zirconium-oxide ceramics...
  7. ncbi Contraction stress of low-shrinkage composite materials assessed with different testing systems
    Giulio Marchesi
    Department of Biomedicine, Unit of Dental Sciences and Biomaterials, University of Trieste, Trieste, Italy
    Dent Mater 26:947-53. 2010
    ..It was hypothesized that the silorane-based material and the low-shrinkage nanohybrid composite would exhibit lower contraction stress than dimethacrylate-based composites irrespective of measuring system...
  8. ncbi Macro-, micro- and nano-mechanical investigations on silorane and methacrylate-based composites
    Nicoleta Ilie
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Dental School of the Ludwig Maximilians University, Goethestr 70, 80336 Munich, Germany
    Dent Mater 25:810-9. 2009
    ....
  9. ncbi Nanoleakage, ultramorphological characteristics, and microtensile bond strengths of a new low-shrinkage composite to dentin after artificial aging
    Sillas Duarte
    Department of Comprehensive Care, Case Western Reserve University, School of Dental Medicine, 10900 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 4905, USA
    Dent Mater 25:589-600. 2009
    ..The null hypotheses tested were (1) aging does not affect the bonding of low-shrinkage composite; (2) there is no difference in microtensile bond strengths and nanoleakage using different bonding strategies...
  10. ncbi How should composite be layered to reduce shrinkage stress: incremental or bulk filling?
    Junkyu Park
    Department of Conservative Dentistry and Dental Research Institute, School of Dentistry, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea
    Dent Mater 24:1501-5. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the effect of different layering techniques on cuspal deflection in direct composite restorations...
  11. ncbi Influence of thermal stress on marginal integrity of restorative materials
    Maximiliano Sergio Cenci
    Dental School of Piracicaba, State University of Campinas, Piracicaba, SP, Brazil
    J Appl Oral Sci 16:106-10. 2008
    ..05). Marginal integrity was more affected in AM restorations under thermal cycling stress, whereas RC and GI ionomer restoration margins were only significantly affected only under longer dwell times...
  12. ncbi Adhesion to tooth structure: a critical review of "macro" test methods
    Roberto R Braga
    University of Sao Paulo School of Dentistry, Dept of Dental Materials, Av Prof Lineu Prestes, 2227, Sao Paulo, SP 05508 000, Brazil
    Dent Mater 26:e38-49. 2010
    ..This review focuses on aspects related to specimen geometry and test mechanics of "macro" shear and tensile bond strength tests...
  13. ncbi Influence of filler on the difference between the transmitted and reflected colors of experimental resin composites
    Yong keun Lee
    Department of Dental Biomaterials Science and Dental Research Institute, School of Dentistry, Seoul National University, 28 Yeongeon dong, Jongro Gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Dent Mater 24:1243-7. 2008
    ..This study sought to determine the influence of filler size and amount on the difference between the transmitted and reflected colors and the translucency of experimental resin composites...
  14. ncbi Effect of collagenase and esterase on resin-dentin interface: a comparative study between a total-etch adhesive and a self-etch adhesive
    Young Jung Jung
    Department of Dentistry, School of Medicine, Ewha Womans University, Seoul, South Korea
    Am J Dent 22:295-8. 2009
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  15. ncbi Influence of human and bovine substrate on the microleakage of two adhesive systems
    Karoline Guará Brusaca Almeida
    Department of Dentistry, Dental School, Federal University of Maranhao, São Luiz, MA, Brazil
    J Appl Oral Sci 17:92-6. 2009
    ..1--p= 0.6923 and Adhese--p= 0.6109). Neither of the adhesive systems was capable to completely prevent microleakage and the self-etching system was more susceptible to microleakage...
  16. ncbi Volume contraction in photocured dental resins: the shrinkage-conversion relationship revisited
    Magali Dewaele
    Ecole de Médecine Dentaire et de Stomatologie, Universite Catholique de Louvain, Bruxelles, Belgium
    Dent Mater 22:359-65. 2006
    ..Ideal dental composite would show an optimal degree of conversion and minimal polymerization shrinkage. These seem to be antagonistic goals, as increased monomer conversion invariably leads to high polymerization shrinkage values...
  17. ncbi Mechanical properties of light-cured composites polymerized with several additional post-curing methods
    Carlos Jose Soares
    Dental School Federal University of Uberlândia, Minas Gerais, Brazil
    Oper Dent 30:389-94. 2005
    ..In general, Filtek P60 showed higher hardness and diametral tensile strength values than TPH Spectrum resin. The Indirect resin composite showed poorer mechanical properties than conventional composites...
  18. ncbi Induction of DNA double-strand breaks in primary gingival fibroblasts by exposure to dental resin composites
    Ebru Urcan
    Walther Straub Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Ludwig Maximilians University of Munich, Nussbaumstrasse 26, D 80336 Munich, Germany
    Biomaterials 31:2010-4. 2010
    ..25 and 0.5gamma-H2AX foci/HGF cell. Our results for the first time show that exposure to dental resin monomers can induce DSBs in primary human oral cavity cells, which underscores their genotoxic capacity...
  19. ncbi Reconstruction of devital teeth using direct fiber-reinforced composite resins: a case report
    Simone Deliperi
    Postgraduate Esthetic Dentistry, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    J Adhes Dent 7:165-71. 2005
    ..The problems that clinicians can encounter in bonding to teeth that have undergone endodontic treatment are also analyzed. Questions that have yet to be answered by scientific research are presented...
  20. ncbi Bond strength of composite to astringent-contaminated dentin using self-etching adhesives
    Kathy L O'Keefe
    Department of Restorative Dentistry and Biomaterials, The University of Texas Dental Branch at Houston, 6516 M D Anderson Blvd, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Am J Dent 18:168-72. 2005
    ..To determine the effects of contamination by ferric sulfate and aluminum chloride astringents on the bond strength of composite bonded to superficial dentin using self-etching adhesives...
  21. ncbi Substances released from dental resin composites and glass ionomer cements
    W Geurtsen
    Department of Conservative Dentistry and Periodontology, Medical University Hannover, Germany
    Eur J Oral Sci 106:687-95. 1998
    ..Therefore, further studies are necessary to determine quality and quantity of substances segregated from resin composites and GICs...
  22. ncbi Influence of NaOCl deproteinization on shear bond strength in function of dentin depth
    Manuel Toledano
    Department of Dental Materials, School of Dentistry, University of Granada, Spain
    Am J Dent 15:252-5. 2002
    ..To determine the influence of NaOCl application on shear bond strengths (SBS) to superficial and deep dentin, using Prime & Bond 2.1...
  23. ncbi Relationship between the degree of conversion, solubility and salivary sorption of a hybrid and a nanofilled resin composite
    Eduardo Moreira da Silva
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Federal Fluminense University, Niteroi, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    J Appl Oral Sci 16:161-6. 2008
    ..95). These findings suggest that nanofilled composites may present higher degradation in the oral environment than hybrid ones. Soft-start light-activation mode may increase the solubility of resin composites...
  24. ncbi Study of water sorption, solubility and modulus of elasticity of light-cured dimethacrylate-based dental resins
    I Sideridou
    Department of Chemistry, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, GR 54006 Thessaloniki, Hellas, Greece
    Biomaterials 24:655-65. 2003
    ..Gradual replacement of TEGDMA with UDMA or/and Bis-EMA (4) in copolymerization with Bis-GMA resulted in more flexible resins with lower water sorption and higher solubility values, depending on the TEGDMA content...
  25. ncbi Minimally invasive dentistry
    Carol Anne Murdoch-Kinch
    Department of Oral Medicine, Pathology and Oncology, University of Michigan School of Dentistry, Ann Arbor 48109 1078, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 134:87-95. 2003
    ..During the past few decades, scientific developments in cariology, dental materials and diagnostic systems have changed dentistry's approach to diagnosis and management of dental caries. The authors summarize these developments...
  26. ncbi Siloranes in dental composites
    Wolfgang Weinmann
    3M ESPE, Seefeld, Germany
    Dent Mater 21:68-74. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the product profile of a Silorane based composite which polymerizes by a cationic ring opening process with the product profile of different methacrylate based restoratives...
  27. ncbi Combined technique with polyethylene fibers and composite resins in restoration of traumatized anterior teeth
    Marina Consuelo Vitale
    Department of Paediatric Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Pavia, Pavia, Italy
    Dent Traumatol 20:172-7. 2004
    ..In the case of a simple crown fracture, the missing part was restored by polyethylene fibers and composite resins. In the case of a complex crown fracture needing endodontic treatment, the fibers were used as a central core ..
  28. ncbi Bond strengths of two adhesive systems to dentin contaminated with a hemostatic agent
    Watcharaporn Kuphasuk
    Department of Operative Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Oper Dent 32:399-405. 2007
    ..The bond strength of CB20 to contaminated dentin was significantly lower than that to normal dentin. The extension of primer application time from 20 to 40 seconds significantly increased the bond strength of CB to contaminated dentin...
  29. ncbi Streptococcus mutans biofilm changes surface-topography of resin composites
    Nurit Beyth
    Department of Prosthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
    Dent Mater 24:732-6. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to test the hypothesis that bacteria-composite surface interaction causes changes in surface-topography...
  30. ncbi Comparative properties of low-shrinkage composite resins
    John Burgess
    University of Alabama in Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama USA
    Compend Contin Educ Dent 31:10-5. 2010
    ..To measure the polymerization shrinkage, wear, surface roughness, gloss, color stability, and stain resistance of N'Durance, SureFil SDR, and Filtek LS, and compare those values to currently used clinically successful composites...
  31. ncbi Microleakage and fracture patterns of teeth restored with different posts under dynamic loading
    Sung Ho Jung
    Department of Conservative Dentistry, College of Dentistry, Wonkwang University, Iksan City, Korea
    J Prosthet Dent 98:270-6. 2007
    ..However, no studies have investigated microleakage under dynamic loading with simultaneous dye penetration, which is more relevant to clinical situations...
  32. ncbi Influence of light-curing sources on polymerization reaction kinetics of a restorative system
    Nadia R Svizero
    Department of Operative Dentistry, Endodontics and Dental Materials, Hospital de Reabilitação de Anomalias Craniofaciais, Bauru Dental School, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Am J Dent 20:46-52. 2007
    ..To determine the effect of using a variety of commercial light-curing units on polymerization of a dentin-bonding agent (Adper Single Bond) and of a resin composite (Filtek Z250)...
  33. ncbi Rigid versus flexible dentine-like endodontic posts--clinical testing of a biomechanical concept: seven-year results of a randomized controlled clinical pilot trial on endodontically treated abutment teeth with severe hard tissue loss
    Guido Sterzenbach
    Department of Prosthodontics, Geriatric Dentistry and Craniomandibular Disorders, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    J Endod 38:1557-63. 2012
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  34. ncbi Effect of two light-emitting diode (LED) and one halogen curing light on the microleakage of Class V flowable composite restorations
    Nuray Attar
    Department of Conservative Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hacettepe, Ankara, Turkey
    J Contemp Dent Pract 8:80-8. 2007
    ..It has been shown curing methods play a significant role in polymerization shrinkage of light-cured composite resins. The purpose of this study was to investigate the effect of light-emitting diode (LED) light curing units (..
  35. ncbi Surface characteristics of orthodontic materials and their effects on adhesion of mutans streptococci
    Seung Pyo Lee
    Department of Oral Anatomy, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
    Angle Orthod 79:353-60. 2009
    ..To test the hypothesis that there are no significant differences in the adhesion of mutans streptococci (MS) to various orthodontic materials based on their surface characteristics...
  36. ncbi In vitro fracture resistance of glass-fiber and cast metal posts with different lengths
    Alessandro Rogério Giovani
    Department of Endodontics, University of Ribeirao Preto UNAERP, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Prosthet Dent 101:183-8. 2009
    ..Dental fractures can occur in endodontically treated teeth restored with posts...
  37. ncbi Durability of the resin bond strength to zirconia ceramic after using different surface conditioning methods
    Mona Wolfart
    Department of Prosthodontics, Propaedeutics and Dental Materials, Dental School, Christian Albrechts University at Kiel, Germany
    Dent Mater 23:45-50. 2007
    The purpose of this in vitro study was the evaluation of the bond strength and its durability of two composite resins to zirconia ceramic after using different surface conditioning methods.
  38. ncbi Long-term evaluation of extensive restorations in permanent teeth
    J P Van Nieuwenhuysen
    School of Dentistry, Catholic University of Louvain, 15 Hippocrate Avenue, B 1200, Brussels, Belgium
    J Dent 31:395-405. 2003
    ..The present prospective, longitudinal study assessed the outcome of posterior extensive restorations and identified risk factors for failure of the restorations...
  39. ncbi Future perspectives of resin-based dental materials
    Klaus D Jandt
    Institute of Materials Science and Technology IMT, Chair in Materials Science, 07743 Jena, Germany
    Dent Mater 25:1001-6. 2009
    ..This concise review and outlook paper gives a view of selected potential future developments in the area of resin-based biomaterials with an emphasis on dental composites...
  40. ncbi Can the hydrogel form of sodium ascorbate be used to reverse compromised bond strength after bleaching?
    Murat Turkun
    Ege University School of Dentistry, Department of Restorative Dentistry and Endodontics, Izmir, Turkey
    J Adhes Dent 11:35-40. 2009
    ..To assess the effect of the hydrogel form of different concentrations (2.5%, 5%, and 10%) of sodium ascorbate on the shear bond strength of composite after bleaching of the enamel with 10% carbamide peroxide gel...
  41. ncbi Influence of post and resin cement on stress distribution of maxillary central incisors restored with direct resin composite
    A O Spazzin
    Department of Prosthotondics and Periodontics, School of Dentistry, State University of Campinas, Piracicaba, SP, Brazil
    Oper Dent 34:223-9. 2009
    ..The higher elastic modulus cement created higher stress levels within itself. The cement thicknesses did not present significant changes...
  42. ncbi Enamel and dentin bond strength following gaseous ozone application
    Milena Cadenaro
    Department of Biomedicine, University of Trieste, Trieste, Italy
    J Adhes Dent 11:287-92. 2009
    ..To evaluate the effects of gaseous ozone application on enamel and dentin bond strength produced by two self-etching adhesive systems...
  43. ncbi Mechanical properties of one and two-step fluoridated orthodontic resins submitted to different pH cycling regimes
    Paula Passalini
    School of Dentistry of Rio de Janeiro, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
    Braz Oral Res 24:197-203. 2010
    ..05). It could be concluded that Transbond Plus Color Change resin presented better shear bond strength and adhesive remnant index when submitted to high cariogenic challenge, in comparison with Orthodontic Fill Magic...
  44. ncbi Polymerization stress, shrinkage and elastic modulus of current low-shrinkage restorative composites
    Leticia Cristina Cidreira Boaro
    Department of Dental Materials, University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Dent Mater 26:1144-50. 2010
    ..To compare currently available low-shrinkage composites with others regarding polymerization stress, volumetric shrinkage (total and post-gel), shrinkage rate and elastic modulus...
  45. ncbi Effect of artificial aging on the roughness and microhardness of sealed composites
    Anderson Catelan
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Araçatuba School of Dentistry, UNESP, Aracatuba, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Esthet Restor Dent 22:324-30. 2010
    ..The application of surface sealant could improve the surface quality and success of composite restorations; however, it is important to assess the behavior of this material when subjected to aging procedures...
  46. ncbi Influence of surface roughness on streptococcal adhesion forces to composite resins
    Li Mei
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, Antonius Deusinglaan 1, 9713 AV Groningen, The Netherlands
    Dent Mater 27:770-8. 2011
    To determine streptococcal adhesion forces with composite resins with different surface roughness.
  47. ncbi Effect of elapsed time following bleaching on the shear bond strength of composite resin to enamel
    Nimet Unlu
    Department of Operative Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Selcuk University, Konya, Turkey
    J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 84:363-8. 2008
    ..It is advisable that composite resin application onto bleached enamel surfaces should be delayed at least 24 h for 10% CP and 1 week for 35% HP...
  48. ncbi Silorane-based dental composite: behavior and abilities
    Nicoleta Ilie
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Dental School of the Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Dent Mater J 25:445-54. 2006
    ..In conclusion, siloranes exhibited good mechanical properties comparable to those of clinically successful methacrylate-based composite materials...
  49. ncbi Finite element analysis of stresses in endodontically treated, dowel-restored teeth
    Erik Asmussen
    Department of Dental Materials, Faculty of Health Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Copenhagen, 20 Nørre Allé, DK 2200 Copenhagen N, Denmark
    J Prosthet Dent 94:321-9. 2005
    ..Endodontically-treated, dowel-restored teeth may experience fracture, but investigations of variables related to fracture are often inconclusive and occasionally contradictory...
  50. ncbi 22-Year clinical evaluation of the performance of two posterior composites with different filler characteristics
    Paulo A Da Rosa Rodolpho
    Private Dental Practitioner, Caxias do Sul, RS, Brazil
    Dent Mater 27:955-63. 2011
    ..inorganic filler loading (midfilled) and Herculite XR (Kerr) with 55vol.% filler loading (minifilled)...
  51. ncbi The influence of the cavity preparation design on marginal accuracy of laboratory-processed resin composite restorations
    Rodrigo Borges Fonseca
    Department of Dental Materials, Piracicaba Dental School, University of Campinas, Campinas, Brazil
    Clin Oral Investig 12:53-9. 2008
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  52. pmc Effect of different light curing methods on mechanical and physical properties of resin-cements polymerized through ceramic discs
    Isil Cekic-Nagas
    Department of Prosthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Gazi University, Ankara, Turkey
    J Appl Oral Sci 19:403-12. 2011
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  53. ncbi Survival rate of sealed, refurbished and repaired defective restorations: 4-year follow-up
    Eduardo M Fernández
    Department of Operative Dentistry, Dental School, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Braz Dent J 22:134-9. 2011
    ..Defective amalgam and resin-based composite restorations treated by sealing of marginal gaps, refurbishment of anatomic form, luster or roughness, and repair of secondary caries lesions, had their longevity increased...
  54. ncbi Effect of ozone application on the resin-dentin microtensile bond strength
    P C F Rodrigues
    Department of Preventive and Oral Rehabilitation, Goiania, Goias, Brazil
    Oper Dent 36:537-44. 2011
    ..The predominant failure mode was adhesive. The application of ozone decreased the μTBS of the dentin-composite resin interface. These values were reversed when compared with Groups 1 and 2 when sodium ascorbate was used...
  55. ncbi State-of-the-art techniques in operative dentistry: contemporary teaching of posterior composites in UK and Irish dental schools
    C D Lynch
    Restorative Dentistry, Tissue Engineering and Reparative Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Cardiff University, Heath Park, Cardiff, CF14 4XY
    Br Dent J 209:129-36. 2010
    ..In light of such considerations, the aim of this study was to investigate current teaching of posterior composites in Irish and UK dental schools...
  56. ncbi Influence of light-curing protocols on polymerization shrinkage and shrinkage force of a dual-cured core build-up resin composite
    Tobias T Tauböck
    Department of Preventive Dentistry, Periodontology and Cariology, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur J Oral Sci 118:423-9. 2010
    ..65). In conclusion, improvements in shrinkage behavior of the tested core build-up material were associated with inferior hardening, making it important to adapt curing protocols to the clinical situation...
  57. pmc Blood contamination effect on shear bond strength of an orthodontic hydrophilic resin
    Taís de Morais Alves da Cunha
    Dental School, Pontifical Catholic University of Parana, Curitiba, PR, Brazil
    J Appl Oral Sci 20:89-93. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the impact of blood contamination on shear bond strength (SBS) and bond failure pattern of metallic brackets bonded using a new hydrophilic resin...
  58. ncbi 10-year survival evaluation for glass-fiber-supported postendodontic restoration: a prospective observational clinical study
    Michael Naumann
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, Center of Dentistry, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    J Endod 38:432-5. 2012
    ..However, long-term clinical data are scarce. Thus, the aim of this investigation was to evaluate the survival of 3 different GFRP systems, taking into account several other relevant factors...
  59. ncbi Effect of ViscoStat and ViscoStat Plus on composite shear bond strength in the presence and absence of blood
    Nicole S Kimmes
    Creighton University Medical Center, School of Dentistry, 2500 California Plaza, Omaha, NE USA
    J Adhes Dent 8:363-6. 2006
    ..To examine the effects of the hemostatic agents ViscoStat and ViscoStat Plus on the shear bond strength (SBS) of composite resin (CR) to dentin in the presence and absence of blood...
  60. ncbi A retrospective clinical study on longevity of posterior composite and amalgam restorations
    Niek J M Opdam
    Department of Cariology and Endodontology, Radboud University Medical Centre Nijmegen, PO Box 9101, NL 6500 HB Nymegen, The Netherlands
    Dent Mater 23:2-8. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate retrospectively the longevity of class I and II amalgam and composite resin restorations placed in a general practice...
  61. ncbi Light transmission on dental resin composites
    G B dos Santos
    Faculdade de Odontologia, Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro, Boulevard 28 de Setembro, 157, Vila Isabel, Rio de Janeiro 20 0000, Brazil
    Dent Mater 24:571-6. 2008
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  62. ncbi The effect of BisGMA on cyclooxygenase-2 expression, PGE2 production and cytotoxicity via reactive oxygen species- and MEK/ERK-dependent and -independent pathways
    Mei Chi Chang
    Biomedical Science Team, Chang Gung Institute of Technology, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    Biomaterials 30:4070-7. 2009
    ..Cytotoxicity of BisGMA to dental pulp cells is related to ROS production, but not directly mediated by MEK activation and PGE(2) production...
  63. ncbi Attitudes of final year dental students to the use of rubber dam
    S Mala
    School of Dentistry, Cardiff University, UK
    Int Endod J 42:632-8. 2009
    ..To investigate the attitudes of final year dental students in Wales and Ireland to the use of rubber dam...
  64. ncbi Mechanical properties and wear behavior of light-cured packable composite resins
    J Manhart
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Dental School of the LMU University, Munich, Germany
    Dent Mater 16:33-40. 2000
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  65. ncbi Resin-ceramic bonding: a review of the literature
    Markus B Blatz
    School of Dentistry, Department of Prosthodontics, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans 70119, USA
    J Prosthet Dent 89:268-74. 2003
    ..Further in vitro studies, as well as controlled clinical trials, are needed...
  66. ncbi Tooth structure and fracture strength of cavities
    Jose Mondelli
    Department of Operative Dentistry, Endodontics, and Dental Materials, School of Dentistry of Bauru, University of Sao Paulo, Bauru, SP, Brazil
    Braz Dent J 18:134-8. 2007
    ..Higher tooth structure loss and lower fracture strength were recorded after preparation of inlay cavities, regardless of the width of the occlusal box, compared to the direct composite resin cavities...
  67. ncbi Stress distribution in molars restored with inlays or onlays with or without endodontic treatment: a three-dimensional finite element analysis
    W Jiang
    PhD Candidate, Department of Operative Dentistry and Endodontics, School of Stomatology, Fourth Military Medical University, Xi an, Shaanxi, China
    J Prosthet Dent 103:6-12. 2010
    ..Previous research into the strength of endodontically treated or vital teeth restored with inlays or onlays has not determined which restoration method and material provide the most favorable stress distribution upon loading...
  68. ncbi Direct comparison of the bond strength results of the different test methods: a critical literature review
    Susanne S Scherrer
    University of Geneva, School of Dental Medicine, Dept of Prosthodontics Biomaterials, Geneva, Switzerland
    Dent Mater 26:e78-93. 2010
    ....
  69. ncbi Studies on optical properties of two commercial visible-light-cured composite resins by diffuse reflectance measurements
    M Taira
    Department of Dental Materials Science and Technology, Osaka University Faculty of Dentistry, Suita, Japan
    J Oral Rehabil 26:329-37. 1999
    Two commercial visible-light (VL)-cured composite resins were examined for their optical properties by diffuse reflectance measurements in VL spectrum and Kubelka-Munk's theory...
  70. ncbi Influence of cusp coverage on the fracture resistance of premolars with endodontic access cavities
    A ElAyouti
    Department of Conservative Dentistry, School of Dental Medicine, University of Tubingen, Tubingen, Germany
    Int Endod J 44:543-9. 2011
    ..To assess the influence of cusp reduction and coverage with composite resin on the fracture resistance of premolars with prepared access cavities...
  71. ncbi Influence of two self-etching primer systems on enamel adhesion
    Márcio Antônio Paraizo Borges
    Navy Central Clinic, Brazilian Navy, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil
    Braz Dent J 18:113-8. 2007
    ..05) to each other, with better results for Clearfil Liner Bond 2V. In conclusion, the self-etching primer systems had a performance comparable to that of the total-etch adhesive system...
  72. ncbi Cytotoxicity of the dental composite component TEGDMA and selected metabolic by-products in human pulmonary cells
    Judith Emmler
    Bundeswehr Institute of Pharmacology and Toxicology, 80937 Munich, Germany
    Dent Mater 24:1670-5. 2008
    ..Metabolic by-products formerly associated with TEGDMA-degradation include triethylene glycol (TEG), methacrylic acid (MA), 2,3-epoxymethacrylic acid (2,3-EMA), and formaldehyde...
  73. ncbi Physical properties of a new silorane-based restorative system
    Wen Lien
    Advanced Education in General Dentistry Residency, Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland AFB, TX 78236, USA
    Dent Mater 26:337-44. 2010
    ..To distinguish the physical properties of a new silorane-based restorative material in comparison to five methacrylate-based restorative materials--a compomer, giomer, nanocomposite, hybrid and micro-hybrid...
  74. ncbi Resin composite--state of the art
    Jack L Ferracane
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR 97239, USA
    Dent Mater 27:29-38. 2011
    ..The objective is to review the current state of the art of dental composite materials...
  75. ncbi Demineralization of hard tooth tissue adjacent to resin-modified glass-ionomers and composite resins: a quantitative systematic review
    Steffen Mickenautsch
    Division of Public Oral Health, University of the Witwatersrand Johannesburg, Houghton, South Africa
    J Oral Sci 52:347-57. 2010
    ..Five databases were systematically searched on clinical trials up to 6 April 2009. Article inclusion criteria: titles/abstracts relevant in answering the review question, published in English, two-arm (prospective) longitudinal trial;..
  76. ncbi The influence of short and medium-term water immersion on the hydrolytic stability of novel low-shrink dental composites
    W M Palin
    Biomaterials Unit, School of Dentistry, University of Birmingham, St Chad s Queensway, Birmingham B4 6NN, UK
    Dent Mater 21:852-63. 2005
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  77. ncbi Correlation of bottom-to-top surface microhardness and conversion ratios for a variety of resin composite compositions
    Murray R Bouschlicher
    Department of Operative Dentistry, College of Dentistry, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Oper Dent 29:698-704. 2004
    ..In summary, while KHN cannot be used to directly compare conversion of the different composites tested, the use of B/T ratios for both hardness and conversion resulted in a linear relationship independent of filler size or loading...
  78. ncbi Influence of photoactivation method on conversion, mechanical properties, degradation in ethanol and contraction stress of resin-based materials
    Marcelo F Witzel
    Department of Dental Materials, School of Dentistry, Av Prof Lineu Prestes, 2227, Cidade Universitaria, Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil CEP 05508 000
    J Dent 33:773-9. 2005
    ....
  79. ncbi Infrared spectroscopy: a tool for determination of the degree of conversion in dental composites
    Luciene Gonçalves Palmeira Moraes
    Department of Physics and Chemistry, Sao Paulo State University, Ilha Solteira, SP, Brazil
    J Appl Oral Sci 16:145-9. 2008
    ..This paper presents important details to use infrared spectroscopy for determination of the conversion degree...
  80. ncbi Systematic reviews: I. The correlation between laboratory tests on marginal quality and bond strength. II. The correlation between marginal quality and clinical outcome
    Siegward D Heintze
    Ivoclar Vivadent, Schaan, Liechtenstein
    J Adhes Dent 9:77-106. 2007
    ..Furthermore, influencing factors on the results of the laboratory tests were reviewed and assessed...
  81. ncbi Composite resin fillings and inlays. An 11-year evaluation
    Ulla Pallesen
    Department of Cariology and Endodontics, School of Dentistry, University of Copenhagen, Norre Alle 20, 2200 Copenhagen N, Denmark
    Clin Oral Investig 7:71-9. 2003
    ..Failures were seen more frequently in molar than premolar restorations (P<0.05), with no significant difference between fillings and inlays or between the five types of restoration (P>0.05)...
  82. ncbi The effect of cure rate on the mechanical properties of dental resins
    L G Lovell
    Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Colorado, Boulder, 80309-0424, USA
    Dent Mater 17:504-11. 2001
    ..SIGNIFICANCE: This study shows that highly cross-linked dimethacrylate systems, such as bis-GMA/TEGDMA, exhibit similar network structure and properties as a function of double bond conversion, regardless of the method or rate of cure...
  83. ncbi Comparison of photo-activation versus chemical or dual-curing of resin-based luting cements regarding flexural strength, modulus and surface hardness
    N Hofmann
    Department of Operative Dentistry and Periodontology, Bavarian Julius Maximilians University of Würzburg, Germany
    J Oral Rehabil 28:1022-8. 2001
    ..In contrast, dual-curing maintained flexural strength for all, the modulus for three and the hardness for one of the materials. The mechanical properties of the self-curing resin cement ranged between those of the DC materials...
  84. ncbi New zirconia primer improves bond strength of resin-based cements
    Pascal Magne
    Division of Restorative Sciences, School of Dentistry, Oral Health Center, University of Southern California, 3151 Hoover Street, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    Dent Mater 26:345-52. 2010
    ..This study evaluated the effect of a new experimental primer, a mixture of organophosphate and carboxylic acid monomers, on the zirconia-to-resin shear bond strength (SBS)...
  85. ncbi Conversion-dependent shrinkage stress and strain in dental resins and composites
    Jeffrey W Stansbury
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora, CO 80045 0508, USA
    Dent Mater 21:56-67. 2005
    ..The complex, nonlinear correlation between conversion, shrinkage and stress are highlighted. A brief review of some of the materials-based approaches designed to minimize polymerization shrinkage and stress is also provided...
  86. ncbi Bond strength of self-etching adhesives to dental hard tissues
    Christoph Kaaden
    The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Dental Branch, Houston Biomaterials Research Center, USA
    Clin Oral Investig 6:155-60. 2002
    ..2 MPa. The median bond strengths for deep dentin were SE 20.2 MPa, LP 5.7 MPa, and EP 1.3 MPa. The adhesives tested bonded effectively to enamel, but only SE achieved promising bond strengths to superficial and deep dentin...
  87. ncbi Shrinkage stress of three composites under different polymerization methods
    Cesar Henrique Zanchi
    Department of Operative Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Federal University of Pelotas
    Braz Oral Res 20:137-42. 2006
    ..LED polymerization reduced the initial shrinkage stress of the three materials and was influenced by the presence of co-initiators in the composites...
  88. ncbi The effect of hydrogel and solution of sodium ascorbate on bond strength in bleached enamel
    Soodabeh Kimyai
    Deptartment of Operative Dentistry, Dental School, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    Oper Dent 31:496-9. 2006
    ..Bond strengths were significantly increased following hydrogel and solution of sodium ascorbate treatments (p<0.05). Also, there was no significant difference among the different forms of sodium ascorbate preparations...
  89. ncbi Adhesive bonding of composite material to cast titanium with varying surface preparations
    H Yanagida
    Department of Fixed Prosthodontics, Nagasaki University School of Dentistry, Sakamoto, Nagasaki, Japan
    J Oral Rehabil 29:121-6. 2002
    ..0 and 19.0 MPa) than the other groups (0.2-12.6 MPa, P < 0.05). These two systems are considered to be useful for improving bonding between the titanium and the composite material tested...
  90. ncbi Differential gene expression involved in oxidative stress response caused by triethylene glycol dimethacrylate
    Helmut Schweikl
    Department of Operative Dentistry and Periodontology, University of Regensburg, D 93042 Regensburg, Germany
    Biomaterials 29:1377-87. 2008
    ..The coordinated induction of genes coding for oxidative stress response and antioxidant proteins is a critical mechanism of protection against TEGDMA-induced cell damage...
  91. ncbi Reinforcement of weakened cusps by adhesive restorative materials: an in-vitro study
    L C Macpherson
    Department of Conservative Dental Surgery, UMDS, Guy s Hospital, London
    Br Dent J 178:341-4. 1995
    ..This combination of materials to reinforce weakened cusps is worth considering as a cost effective alternative to removing the cusp entirely and making a crown or protecting the cusp with a cuspal coverage gold inlay...
  92. ncbi Polymerization contraction stress of low-shrinkage composites and its correlation with microleakage in class V restorations
    Fernanda Calabró Calheiros
    Department of Dental Materials, School of Dentistry, University of Sao Paulo, 2227 São Paulo, SP 05508 900, Brazil
    J Dent 32:407-12. 2004
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  93. ncbi Evaluation of two Bis-GMA analogues as potential monomer diluents to improve the mechanical properties of light-cured composite resins
    Sónia G Pereira
    IST ICTPOL, Departamento de Engenharia de Materiais, Av Rovisco Pais 1, 1049 001 Lisboa, Portugal
    Dent Mater 21:823-30. 2005
    ..of new diluent agents, diluent ratio and filler content, on relevant mechanical properties of several novel composite resins containing Bis-GMA as resin matrices, and to compare these with the properties of composites based on TEGDMA, ..
  94. ncbi Cytotoxic and genotoxic effects of resin monomers in human salivary gland tissue and lymphocytes as assessed by the single cell microgel electrophoresis (Comet) assay
    Norbert H Kleinsasser
    Ecogenotoxicology, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Regensburg, Franz Josef Strauss Allee 11, D 93042 Regensburg, Germany
    Biomaterials 27:1762-70. 2006
    ..These data add to the results of prior studies in human peripheral lymphocytes and give evidence of a possible risk factor for tumor initiation in human salivary glands...
  95. ncbi Fracture resistance of weakened teeth restored with condensable resin with and without cusp coverage
    Rafael Francisco Lia Mondelli
    Department of Operative Dentistry, Endodontics and Dental Materials, Bauru School of Dentistry, University of Sao Paulo, Bauru, SP, Brazil
    J Appl Oral Sci 17:161-5. 2009
    ..This in vitro study evaluated the fracture resistance of weakened human premolars (MOD cavity preparation and pulp chamber roof removal) restored with condensable resin composite with and without cusp coverage...
  96. ncbi Direct resin composite inlays/onlays: an 11 year follow-up
    J W van Dijken
    Department of Odontology, Dental School Umeå, Umea University, 901 87, Umea, Sweden
    J Dent 28:299-306. 2000
    ..The aim of this study was to present an 11-year assessment of direct resin composite inlays/onlays...
  97. ncbi Effect of placement techniques on the marginal adaptation of Class V composite restorations
    Luis Guilherme Sensi
    Department of Operative Dentistry, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil
    J Contemp Dent Pract 6:17-25. 2005
    ..Several techniques are proposed for the restoration of Class V cavities but there is no agreement in the literature as to which technique is more effective...
  98. ncbi Longevity of posterior tooth dental restorations
    Gordon J Christensen
    Clinical Research Associates, 3707 N Canyon Road, Suite 3D, Provo, Utah 84604, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 136:201-3. 2005
    ..I suggest that patients be informed about the potential longevity of restorative treatment for posterior teeth as they make decisions about treatment for their oral restorative needs...
  99. ncbi Effects of silica coating and silane surface conditioning on the bond strength of metal and ceramic brackets to enamel
    Saadet Saglam Atsu
    Prosthetic Dentistry, Kirikkale University, Turkey
    Angle Orthod 76:857-62. 2006
    ..To evaluate the effect of tribochemical silica coating and silane surface conditioning on the bond strength of metal and ceramic brackets bonded to enamel surfaces with light-cured composite resin...
  100. ncbi Polymerization shrinkage and contraction stress of dental resin composites
    Cornelis J Kleverlaan
    Department of Dental Materials Science, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, Universiteit van Amsterdam and Vrije Universiteit, The Netherlands
    Dent Mater 21:1150-7. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the shrinkage, contraction stress, tensile modulus, and the flow factor of 17 commercially available dental resin composites...
  101. ncbi Immediate repair bond strengths of microhybrid, nanohybrid and nanofilled composites after different surface treatments
    Margareta Rinastiti
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, 9713 AV Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Dent 38:29-38. 2010
    ..To evaluate immediate repair bond strengths and failure types of resin composites with and without surface conditioning and characterize the interacting composite surfaces by their surface composition and roughness...

Research Grants39

  1. Dental Composite Resins with Polymer Nanofibers
    Hao Fong; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..g., Bis-GMA/TEGDMA mixture). After polymerization, the composite resins are in the form similar to the interpenetration network (IPN)...
  2. IMPROVED PREVENTIVE/RESTORATIVE RESINS AND COMPOSITES
    SABINE DICKENS; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The data gathered in these experiments will serve to support a larger R01 grant application with the long-term objectives of developing improved durable materials for adhesives and adhesive composites. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  3. High-performance Biocompatible GIC System with Permanent Antibacterial Function
    Dong Xie; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..of the commercially available GICs are being used for high stress- and high wear-bearing restorations as are composite resins, due to their poor wear-resistance and low mechanical strengths, although these cements have numerous ..
  4. Dental Nanocomposite Materials Using Functional Polymer and HAP Nanocrystals
    Seung Wuk Lee; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..polymer will have the ability to cross-link through light exposure or chemical treatment and to form solid composite resins. The proposed dental nanocomposite materials with HSP motifs will improve adhesive bonding to dentin and ..
  5. APPLICATION OF CLICK CHEMISTRY IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF NOVEL DENTAL ADHESIVES
    Yong Wang; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..research stems from the critical challenge long facing restorative dentistry: dental restorations based on composite resins have a prohibitively high failure rate...
  6. Multifunctional, Non-thermal Plasmas for Long-lasting Dental Adhesion
    Qingsong Yu; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..research stems from the critical challenge long facing restorative dentistry: dental restorations based on composite resins have a prohibitively high failure rate...
  7. OPTIMIZATION OF SMALL PARTICLE COMPOSITES
    TRITALA VAIDYANATHAN; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..filler particle size and filler volume fractions and the corresponding changes in several properties of composite resins. For this purpose, filler material composition, filler volume fractions and average filler particle size will ..
  8. Nano-aggregates Improve Contraction Stress & Toughness in Dental Composite Resins
    Valerie Lee; Fiscal Year: 2009
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Commercially available dental composite resins exhibit the inherent problem of 2-5% volumetric shrinkage during the polymerization process...
  9. NON TOXIC ANTIMICROBIAL RINSE FOR ORAL BACTERIA
    Kenneth Norbury; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..this grant, we will demonstrate the antimicrobial rinse's biocidal activity and effect on color stability of composite resins. PROPOSED COMMERCIAL APPLICATION: Over 18 billion dollars in 1992 was spent on dental services in the U.S...
  10. IN-VIVO WEAR RESISTANCE OF VARIOUS RESTORATIVE MATERIALS
    Brien Lang; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..One of the first projects planned by the new laboratory involved the investigation of composite resins. Clinical observations had shown that wear of some of these materials was significant, and if there is ..
  11. ADVANCED DENTAL RESTORATIVE SYSTEMS (ADRS)
    H Rawls; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..the pulp, is esthetic and biocompatible, and is suitable as a replacement for amalgam and conventional composite resins. The program consists of five research projects, a technical core and an admin core, with 7 specific aims: 1)...
  12. INEXPENSIVE DENTAL RESIN COMPOSITES
    Bryan Smith; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..These composite resins will then be tested for strength, water solubility and sorption, as well as working and curing properties...
  13. MATRIX AND FILLER ON COMPOSITE RESIN PROPERTIES
    Mark Beatty; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..The materials most used for this purpose are composite resins, which consist of small inorganic filler particles embedded in a polymer matrix...
  14. Development of a Pulsed LED Dental Photocuring System
    NOUREDDINE MELIKECHI; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..proposes to investigate the use of LEDs in a pulsed mode as a source of optical radiation for curing Dental composite resins. The spectral output of the widely available blue-green LEDs peaks at the excitation maximum of the ..
  15. FLASH CURE LIGHT FOR DENTAL COMPOSITES
    MICHAEL LESIECKI; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..non-laser) light source capable of effecting significant curing in one second or less in light cured dental composite resins. The filtered source will be effectively coupled into a light guide delivery system...
  16. INSTRON SERVOHYDRAULIC TEST SYSTEM 8500 SERIES
    John Stanford; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..Research projects that will be conducted using this machine include laboratory fabricated resins, composite resins, denture base, porcelain, calcium phosphate systems and interfacial bond strength of various systems such as ..
  17. CERAMIC WHISKER REINFORCEMENT OF DENTAL COMPOSITE RESINS
    HUAKUN XU; Fiscal Year: 2002
    Concerns about mercury in dental amalgam have created a need to extend the use of composite resins to posterior applications...
  18. Novel Amino Acid-Based Glass-Ionomer Biomaterials
    Dong Xie; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  19. Novel Nanostructured Dental Glass-Ionomers for Advanced Dental Restoratives
    Dong Xie; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..their poor wear-resistance and low mechanical strengths, although these cements have numerous advantages over composite resins. We have demonstrated that novel star-shape polyacid-constructed hybrid glass-ionomer cement exhibits ..
  20. Methyl Mercury Evaluation in Dental Waste Water
    James Drummond; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Hypothesis: Element mercury released in DWW is converted to Hg(lI) and then in more limited amounts to methyl-mercury by specific biofilm bacterial species in the Dental sewage pipes. ..
  21. RESIN-BASED REMINERALIZING CEMENTS AND COMPOSITES
    SABINE DICKENS; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Completion of this research will lead to Ca- PO4 cements and composites with improved adhesion to dentin and improved strength for ART and the treatment of root caries. ..
  22. Thiol-Ene Polymers as Dental Restorative Materials
    NEIL CRAMER; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The compatibility of monomer formulations with filler particles and the properties of filled systems will be evaluated. Biocompatibility of the new dental restorative materials will also be assessed. ..
  23. UMKC School of Dentistry Oral and Craniofacial Biology
    J Eick; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  24. Selection Bias in Studies of Treatment Effectiveness
    Mark Litaker; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  25. COST AND OUTCOMES OF TWO PROTOCOLS FOR DENTAL SEALANTS
    Stephen Eklund; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..A total of 1,000 children are being enrolled over a three-year period, and will be followed for an additional two years, in order to evaluate the clinical outcomes and resource requirements for the two alternatives. ..
  26. HYBRIDIZED DENTIN: BIOMIMETIC MODELING AND OPTIMIZATION
    Jayalakshmi Vaidyanathan; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Binding studies between the ligands and collagen will be conducted by:1) a novel immunochemical binding assay developed by us; and 2) isothermal titration calorimetry, and related to computed interaction energy values. ..
  27. MOLECULAR DYNAMICS AT THE DENTIN/ADHESIVE INTERFACE
    Paulette Spencer; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  28. UAB Oral Health Research Infrastructure Improvement
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  29. LONGITUDINAL ORAL HEALTH OUTCOMES IN HIGH-RISK ADULTS
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  30. High and Low Frequency Scanning Acoustic Microscopes
    Paulette Spencer; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..These measurements will e completed not only on the same specimen but the same small region of the interface. ..
  31. Mid-Career Investigator Award-Patient-Oriented Research
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  32. Alabama Dental Practice Research Network Development
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  33. VIRTUAL DENTAL PATIENT
    Ralph DeLong; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..In light of these developments, an authenticated VDP seems not only possible and beneficial, but inevitable and of high program relevance. ..
  34. Planning Grant for Xylitol Trial in Caries-Active Adults
    James Bader; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ....
  35. UAB Oral Health Research Innovation
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  36. Oral Health/OHRQOL among low-SES rural adults
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  37. Biodurability of Dentin-Adhesive Resin Bond Joint
    Steven Armstrong; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..