pit and fissure sealants
Summary: Agents used to occlude dental enamel pits and fissures in the prevention of dental caries.
Publications233 found, 100 shown here
- Evidence-based clinical recommendations for the use of pit-and-fissure sealants: a report of the American Dental Association Council on Scientific AffairsJean Beauchamp
American Dental Association, Chicago, USA
J Am Dent Assoc 139:257-68. 2008..glass ionomer cement sealants in terms of retention or caries prevention? Are there any techniques that could improve sealants' retention and effectiveness in caries prevention?..
- Pit and fissure sealants in the prevention of dental caries in children and adolescents: a systematic reviewAmir Azarpazhooh
Department of Endodontics, Community Dental Health Services Research Unit, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
J Can Dent Assoc 74:171-7. 2008..To investigate the evidence for sealants as a means to prevent caries in children and adolescents and, in the presence of suitable supporting evidence, to develop a protocol for the application of sealants...
- The use of pit and fissure sealantsRobert J Feigal
School of Dentistry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
Pediatr Dent 24:415-22. 2002..In addition, newest material advancements are reviewed to establish the next step in sealant improvement for young patients...
- Changing clinicians' behavior: a randomized controlled trial of fees and educationJ E Clarkson
University of Dundee, Dundee DD2 4BF, UK
J Dent Res 87:640-4. 2008..Fee only' was the most cost-effective intervention. The study contributes to the incentives in health care provision debate, and led to the introduction of a direct fee for this treatment...
- Use of caries-preventive agents in children: findings from the dental practice-based research networkJ L Riley
Department of Community Dentistry and Behavioral Science, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
Oral Health Prev Dent 8:351-9. 2010..The objective of the present study was to characterise the use of specific caries-preventive agents for paediatric patients in a large multi-region sample of practising clinicians...
- Caries-preventive effect of sealants produced with altered glass-ionomer materials, after 2 yearsX Chen
Preventive Department, Key Laboratory for Oral Biomedical Engineering, School and Hospital of Stomatology, Wuhan University, PR China
Dent Mater 28:554-60. 2012....
- Pit and fissure sealants: review of literature and application techniqueF Bromo
University of Bologna Bologna, Italy
Minerva Stomatol 60:529-41. 2011..Observing an operative protocol will ensure a longer lasting retention of the sealant on the occlusal surface and subsequently prolongs the protection against caries...
- Caries-preventive effect of glass ionomer and resin-based fissure sealants on permanent teeth: a meta analysisVeerasamy Yengopal
Division of Public Oral Health, University of the Witwatersrand Johannesburg, Houghton, South Africa
J Oral Sci 51:373-82. 2009..Thus, both materials appear equally suitable for clinical application as a fissure sealant material...
- The correct use of the ART approachJo E Frencken
Nijmegen International Centre for Oral Health, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, College of Dental Sciences, The Netherlands, Nijmegen
J Appl Oral Sci 18:1-4. 2010..Adherence to its original description is suggested and two major aspects were addressed: the use of hand instruments only and the use of adhesive materials and systems...
- Caries prevalence of permanent teeth: a national survey of children in Iceland using ICDASHelga Agustsdottir
Ministry of Health, Reykjavik, Iceland
Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 38:299-309. 2010..The Icelandic Oral Health Survey aimed to obtain new national data on the oral health of Icelandic children and teenagers...
- Resin-modified glass-ionomer cements versus resin-based materials as fissure sealants: a meta-analysis of clinical trialsV Yengopal
Division of Public Oral Health, University of the Witwatersrand, 7 York Rd, Parktown Johannesburg, 2193, South Africa
Eur Arch Paediatr Dent 11:18-25. 2010..To appraise quantitatively current evidence regarding the caries-preventing effect of resin-modified glass-ionomer cement (RM-GIC) fissure sealants in comparison to that of resin-based fissure sealants...
- Bonding agent underneath sealant: shear bond strength to oil-contaminatedMaria Cristina Borsatto
Department of Pediatric Clinics, Preventive and Community Dentistry, Ribeirao Preto Dental School, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, SP, Brazil
Braz Dent J 21:50-4. 2010..91). It may be concluded that the oil contamination affected negatively the sealant bonding to enamel and the acetone-based adhesive system (PB) layer applied underneath the sealant was able to prevent its deleterious effects to adhesion...
- Caries-preventive efficacy and retention of a resin-modified glass ionomer cement and a resin-based fissure sealant: a 3-year split-mouth randomised clinical trialWagner Baseggio
Department of Operative Dentistry, Endodontics and Dental Materials, Bauru School of Dentistry, University of Sao Paulo, Bauru, Brazil
Oral Health Prev Dent 8:261-8. 2010..This prospective clinical trial compared the retention rate and caries-preventive efficacy of two types of sealant modalities over a 3-year period...
- A 24-month study comparing sealant and fluoride varnish in caries reduction on different permanent first molar surfacesM Bravo
Departamento de Odontologia Preventiva, Facultad de Odontologia, Universidad de Granada, Granada, Spain
J Public Health Dent 57:184-6. 1997..The aim of this study was to determine the separate effects of dental sealants and fluoride varnish on dental caries in fissured and nonfissured surfaces of permanent first molars...
- The success rates of a glass ionomer cement and a resin-based fissure sealant placed by fifth-year undergraduate dental studentsT Ulusu
Department of Paediatric Dentistry, University of Gazi, Faculty of Dentistry, 8 Cadde 82 Sokak 06510 Emek Ankara, Turkey
Eur Arch Paediatr Dent 13:94-7. 2012..To evaluate retention and caries prevention of a glass-ionomer cement (GIC) and a resin-based fissure sealant placed by fifth-year undergraduate dental students...
- Pit and fissure sealants: results at five and ten yearsF Albani
Department of Periodontology, University of L Aquila, Italy
Eur J Paediatr Dent 6:61-5. 2005..This was to evaluate the efficacy of pit and fissure sealant (FS) using two different application techniques for caries prevention assessed at five and ten years...
- Evaluation of resin based and glass ionomer based sealants placed with or without tooth preparation-a two year clinical trialVineet Dhar
Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Dental School, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, USA
Pediatr Dent 34:46-50. 2012..The purpose of this study was to compare the two year clinical performance of two fissure sealants, placed with and without tooth preparation...
- Twenty-four month clinical evaluation of fissure sealants on partially erupted permanent first molars: glass ionomer versus resin-based sealantSibel A Antonson
Department of Restorative Dentistry, School of Dental Medicine, The State University of New York at Buffalo, N Y 14214, USA
J Am Dent Assoc 143:115-22. 2012..The authors conducted a study to compare the retention, marginal staining and cariostatic properties of a glass ionomer sealant with those of a resin-based sealant during a 24-month period...
- The implementation and preliminary evaluation of an ART strategy in Mexico: a country exampleVera Heriberto Hermosillo
Ministry of Health, Mexico
J Appl Oral Sci 17:114-21. 2009..This included the development of training materials, the organization of training courses for existing dentists and the incorporation of ART into the undergraduate curriculum...
- Improved sealant retention with bonding agents: a clinical study of two-bottle and single-bottle systemsR J Feigal
Department of Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 1078, USA
J Dent Res 79:1850-6. 2000....
- In situ evaluation of the remineralizing capacity of pit and fissure sealants containing amorphous calcium phosphate and/or fluorideKélio Garcia Silva
Post graduation Program in Pediatric Dentistry, UNESP Sao Paulo State University, Araçatuba Dental School, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Acta Odontol Scand 68:11-8. 2010This in situ study evaluated the remineralizing potential of pit and fissure sealants containing amorphous calcium phosphate (ACP) and/or fluoride in artificially induced carious lesions on smooth enamel surfaces.
- Caries risk in formerly sealed teethSusan O Griffin
Division of Oral Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Chamblee, GA 30341, USA
J Am Dent Assoc 140:415-23. 2009..The authors examined the risk of caries development in teeth with partially or fully lost sealant (formerly sealed [FS] teeth) relative to the risk in teeth that never have received sealants (never-sealed [NS] teeth)...
- Sealants and dental caries: dentists' perspectives on evidence-based recommendationsMarisol Tellez
Dental Public Health Sciences, Maurice H Kornberg School of Dentistry, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19140, USA
J Am Dent Assoc 142:1033-40. 2011..The authors conducted a study to survey the perspectives of dentists regarding the 2010 American Dental Association (ADA) recommendation to seal non-cavitated carious lesions (NCCLs) in children and young adults...
- Prevalence of sealants in relation to dental caries on the permanent molars of 12 and 15-year-old Greek adolescents. A national pathfinder surveyConstantine J Oulis
Department of Paediatric Dentistry Dental School, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
BMC Public Health 11:100. 2011..In order to plan and establish a national preventive program with sealants in a community, it is mandatory to know the epidemiological pattern of caries along with other variables influencing their use and effectiveness...
- The decline in dental caries among children of different ages in Korea, 2000-2006Dong Hun Han
Department of Preventive and Public Health Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
Int Dent J 60:329-35. 2010..To determine the prevalence of dental caries in Korean children with time after the introduction of the nationwide public oral health programme...
- Use of caries prevention services in the Northwest PRECEDENT dental networkJ Ferracane
Department of Restorative Dentistry, Oregon Health and Science University School of Dentistry, Portland, OR 97239, USA
Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 39:69-78. 2011....
- Clinicians' preventive strategies for children and adolescents identified as at high risk of developing cariesRoxana Sarmadi
Department of Paediatric Dentistry, Public Dental Health, Uppsala County Council, Sweden
Int J Paediatr Dent 21:167-74. 2011..Clinicians handle diagnosis and treatment planning of caries in different ways, and the underlying factors leading to management of risk and choice of treatment strategies are poorly understood...
- Effect of ozone pretreatment on the microleakage of pit and fissure sealantsS Burcak Cehreli
Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Baskent University Faculty of Dentistry, Behcelievler, Ankara, Turkey
J Clin Pediatr Dent 35:187-90. 2010This study investigated the effect of ozone pretreatment on the microleakage and marginal integrity of pit and fissure sealants placed with or without a self-etch 6th generation adhesive.
- Pit and fissure sealants versus fluoride varnishes for preventing dental decay in children and adolescentsAnne Hiiri
The Finnish Dental Society Apollonia, Bulevardi 30 B 5, Helsinki, Finland, FI 00120
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 3:CD003067. 2010..OBJECTIVES: The objective of this study was to compare the effectiveness of pit and fissure sealants with fluoride varnishes in the prevention of dental decay on occlusal surfaces...
- Retention of resin-based pit and fissure sealants: A systematic reviewMichele Muller-Bolla
Dental Public Health Department, LASIO, University of Nice Sophia Antipolis, France
Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 34:321-36. 2006..If using a rubber dam did not affect retention of auto-polymerized RBSs, it did for fluoride-containing light-cured RBSs (RR = 2.03, 95% CI: 1.51-2.73)...
- The effectiveness of sealants in managing caries lesionsS O Griffin
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Division of Oral Health Surveillance, Investigations, and Research Branch, Chamblee, GA 30341, USA
J Dent Res 87:169-74. 2008..Despite variation among studies in design and conduct, sensitivity analysis found the effect to be consistent in size and direction. Sealing non-cavitated caries in permanent teeth is effective in reducing caries progression...
- The International Caries Detection and Assessment System (ICDAS): an integrated system for measuring dental cariesA I Ismail
Department of Cariology, Restorative Sciences, and Endodontics, School of Dentistry, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1978, USA
Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 35:170-8. 2007....
- Pit and fissure sealants in high-caries-risk individualsJ A Weintraub
Department of Preventive and Restorative Dental Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, School of Dentistry, 94143 1361, USA
J Dent Educ 65:1084-90. 2001..Sealants are more effective in preventing further caries and providing cost savings in a shorter time span if placed in children who have high rather than low caries risk...
- In vitro testing of all-in-one adhesives as fissure sealantsMinoru Hori
Division of Pediatric Dentistry, Hokkaido University, Graduate School of Dental Medicine, North 13, West 7, Kita ku, Sapporo 060 8586, Hokkaido, Japan
Am J Dent 17:177-81. 2004..To evaluate the clinical efficacy of all-in-one adhesives as fissure sealants...
- Microleakage and penetration depth of three types of materials in fissure sealant: self-etching primer vs etching: an in vitro studyD Gillet
Odontologic Research Laboratory, Bordeaux Dental School, University Victor Segalen Bordeaux 2, France
J Clin Pediatr Dent 26:175-8. 2002..It is concluded that for prevention by sealing, using a flowable ceromer (Tetric Flow) with the self-etching (Prompt), is a really good technique...
- Community effectiveness of fissure sealants and the effect of fluoridated water consumptionJ M Armfield
Australian Research Centre for Population Oral Health, Dental School, Faculty of Health Sciences, The University of Adelaide, South Australia
Community Dent Health 24:4-11. 2007..This study investigated the effectiveness of fissure sealants in a community-based programme and the relationship between fissure sealants effectiveness and exposure to fluoridated water...
- Microtensile bond strength to ground enamel by glass-ionomers, resin-modified glass-ionomers, and resin composites used as pit and fissure sealantsFederica Papacchini
Department of Dental Materials, University of Siena, Policlinico Viale Bracci, Siena 53100, Italy
J Dent 33:459-67. 2005To measure the microtensile bond strength to ground enamel of different types of materials used as pit and fissure sealants in combination with different substrate conditioners.
- Pit and fissure sealant: review of the literatureRichard J Simonsen
Arizona School of Dentistry and Oral Health, Mesa, USA
Pediatr Dent 24:393-414. 2002..This paper reviewed the literature on pit and fissure sealants under the following subheadings: (1) laboratory studies, (2) clinical technique and tooth preparation, (3)..
- Risk assessment criteria applied to a screening exam: implications for improving the efficiency of a sealant programRachel L Badovinac
Department of Oral Health Policy and Epidemiology, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, 188 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
J Public Health Dent 65:203-8. 2005..The ability to identify high-risk children would be useful in the rational allocation of limited public health resources, such as the application of sealants...
- Caries-preventive effect of a one-time application of composite resin and glass ionomer sealants after 5 yearsN Beiruti
Regional WHO Demonstration, Training and Research Centre for Oral Health, Damascus, Syria
Caries Res 40:52-9. 2006..A well-designed clinical trial using different types of oral health personnel should be implemented to confirm these initial results...
- Sealant and fluoride varnish in caries: a randomized trialM Bravo
Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Campus de Cartuja s n, University of Granada, E 18071 Granada, Spain
J Dent Res 84:1138-43. 2005..4% (SE = 8.5%) for sealants vs. control and 27.3% (SE = 10.2%) for varnish vs. control. Furthermore, the varnish program was not effective during the discontinuation period...
- Assessment of retention rates and clinical benefits of a community sealant programCarlos Dorantes
Yakima Valley Farm Workers Clinic, Yakima, Washington, USA
Pediatr Dent 27:212-6. 2005....
- A two-year clinical evaluation of pit and fissure sealants placed with and without air abrasion pretreatment in teenagersA Ruya Yazici
Faculty of Dentistry, Department of Conservative Dentistry, Hacettepe University, 06100 Sihhiye, Ankara, Turkey
J Am Dent Assoc 137:1401-5. 2006Long-term retention of pit and fissure sealants is essential for their success. The aim of this study was to compare the retention rates of sealants placed with acid-etching and air abrasion followed by acid etching.
- ART restorations and sealants placed in Chinese school children--results after three yearsC J Holmgren
Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 28:314-20. 2000....
- Risk indicators and risk predictors of dental caries in schoolchildrenElaine Pereira da Silva Tagliaferro
Department of Community Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry of Piracicaba, State University of Campinas, Piracicaba, SP, Brazil
J Appl Oral Sci 16:408-13. 2008..68) and mothers' educational level up to 8 years of schooling (OR=2.87). Clinical and socioeconomic variables were found to be risk indicators and/or predictors of dental caries in schoolchildren...
- Estrogenicity of fissure sealants and adhesive resins determined by reporter gene assayH Tarumi
Department of Restorative Dentistry and Endodontology, Osaka University Graduate School of Dentistry, Suita, Japan
J Dent Res 79:1838-43. 2000..This suggests that the estrogenicity of the two proprietary sealants was associated with BPA-DMA rather than with BPA...
- Retention and effectiveness of fissure sealants in Kuwaiti school childrenR Francis
School Oral Health Programme, Kuwait Forsyth, Kuwait
Community Dent Health 25:211-5. 2008..To evaluate the retention and effectiveness of fissure sealants in permanent first molars in a public programme...
- Bisphenol A blood and saliva levels prior to and after dental sealant placement in adultsJoyce M Zimmerman-Downs
College of Health Sciences, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA, USA
J Dent Hyg 84:145-50. 2010....
- Preventing dental caries through school-based sealant programs: updated recommendations and reviews of evidenceBarbara F Gooch
Division of Oral Health Surveillance, Investigations, and Research Branch, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, NE, MS F10, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
J Am Dent Assoc 140:1356-65. 2009..The work group also identified topics for which additional evidence review was needed...
- Fissure sealant retention and caries development after resealing on first permanent molars of children with low, moderate and high caries riskC J Oulis
Dept of Paediatric Dentistry, Dental School, University of Athens, Greece Email
Eur Arch Paediatr Dent 10:211-7. 2009....
- The decline in dental caries among 12-year-old children in Germany between 1994 and 2000Klaus Pieper
Department of Pediatric and Community Dentistry, Philipps University Marburg, Germany
Community Dent Health 21:199-206. 2004..To determine the prevalence of dental caries in 12-year-old-children in 11 of the 16 German Federal States over time following the introduction of intensive preventive measures...
- Prevention. Part 8: The use of pit and fissure sealants in preventing caries in the permanent dentition of childrenD Locker
Community Dental Health Services Research Unit, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Br Dent J 195:375-8. 2003This paper reviews evidence concerning the use of pit and fissure sealants in preventing caries in the permanent dentition of children...
- The use of pit and fissure sealantsRobert J Feigal
Department of Preventive Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, USA
Pediatr Dent 28:143-50; discussion 192-8. 2006..In addition, newest material advancements are reviewed to establish the next step in sealant improvement for young patients...
- Relationship between caries prevalence and fissure sealants among 12-year-old German children at three educational strataBodo Klemme
Poliklinik für Zahnerhaltungskunde, Universitat Heidelberg
Soz Praventivmed 49:344-51. 2004..To investigate the relationship between caries prevalence and fissure sealants among 12-year-old German children at three educational levels...
- Success with pit and fissure sealantsHoward E Strassler
Department of Restorative Dentistry, University of Maryland Dental School, Baltimore, MD, USA
Dent Today 24:124, 126-30, 132-3; quiz 133, 140. 2005
- Evaluation of a community fissure sealant programme in County Meath, IrelandC A Parnell
North Eastern Health Board, Dental Clinic, Navan, Co Meath, Ireland
Community Dent Health 20:146-52. 2003..The fissure sealant programme forms part of the school dental service aimed at children in first class (age group 6-7 years)...
- Reasons for the caries decline in SloveniaV Vrbic
Division of Dental Medicine, Medical Faculty, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 28:126-32. 2000....
- Long-term evaluation of a fissure sealing programme in Public Dental Service clinics in SwedenL K Wendt
Department of Preventive Dental Care, Institute for Postgraduate Dental Education, , Sweden
Swed Dent J 25:61-5. 2001..This long-term retrospective study indicates that a structured fissure sealing programme is of great benefit for oral health...
- Comparison of the effectiveness of fissure sealants in Finland, Sweden, and GreeceKaja Leskinen
Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Cariology and Endodontics, Institute of Dentistry, University of Oulu, Oulu University Hospital, Oulu, Finland
Acta Odontol Scand 66:65-72. 2008..To evaluate the effectiveness of sealant treatment in preventing dental restorations due to caries in a practice-based research network in Finland, Sweden, and Greece...
- Frequency and distribution patterns of sealants among 15-year-olds in Denmark in 2003K R Ekstrand
Department of Cariology and Endodontics, Dental Faculty, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Community Dent Health 24:26-30. 2007..To provide information on the frequency and distribution patterns of sealants in the Public Dental Health Service for Children (PDHSC) in Denmark. A further aim was to determine whether there was a correlation between DMF-S and sealants...
- EAPD guidelines for the use of pit and fissure sealantsR Welbury
Department of Paediatric Dentistry, Dental School, University of Glasgow, Scotland, UK
Eur J Paediatr Dent 5:179-84. 2004
- Comparative evaluation of the marginal sealing ability of Fuji VII and Concise as pit and fissure sealantsMahadevan Ganesh
Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, Manipal College of Dental Science, Manipal, Karnataka, India
J Contemp Dent Pract 8:10-8. 2007..Motivated by the role of pit and fissure sealants in caries prevention, the aim of this study was to compare the efficacy of Fuji VII glass ionomer sealant ..
- Four-year cost-utility analyses of sealed and nonsealed first permanent molars in Iowa Medicaid-enrolled childrenPatita Bhuridej
Department of Community Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand
J Public Health Dent 67:191-8. 2007....
- Clinical evaluation of three different materials used as pit and fissure sealant: 24-months resultsVanessa Pardi
Department of Community Dentistry, Dentistry College, University of Campinas, Piracicaba, Sao Paulo, Brazil
J Clin Pediatr Dent 29:133-7. 2005..These results suggest that flowable resin composite had a satisfactory retention after this period of evaluation and all three materials were effective on occlusal caries prevention...
- Attitudes, knowledge and utilization of fissure sealants among Greek dentists: a national surveyM Michalaki
Department of Paediatric Dentistry, Dental School, University of Athens, Greece
Eur Arch Paediatr Dent 11:287-93. 2010..This was to evaluate the attitudes and knowledge of Greek Dentists concerning fissure sealants (FS) and other preventive measurements, together with the extent and the reasons for using or not using FS in their clinical practice...
- The economics of pit and fissure sealants in preventive dentistry: a reviewDinah H Kitchens
School of Dentistry at the University of Louisville, USA
J Contemp Dent Pract 6:95-103. 2005..is usually considered to be community fluoridated water supplies, professional fluoride treatments, and pit and fissure sealants. While community fluoridated water supplies have been proven to be cost-effective, the cost-effectiveness ..
- Microleakage of a universal adhesive used as a fissure sealantR H Grande
Departamento de Materiais Dentários, Faculdade de Odontologia da Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil
Am J Dent 11:109-13. 1998..To evaluate the microleakage of a universal hydrophilic adhesive (OptiBond dual-cure) by itself as a pit and fissure sealant compared to that of an ionomeric product (VariGlass) and two hydrophobic sealants (Delton and Fluroshield)...
- Traditional preventive treatment optionsC Longbottom
Dental Health Services and Research Unit, University of Dundee, UK
Monogr Oral Sci 21:149-55. 2009..These include: oral hygiene (instruction), pit and fissure sealants ('temporary' or 'permanent'), fluoride applications (patient- or professionally applied), dietary ..
- Retention and penetration of a conventional resin-based sealant and a photochromatic flowable composite resin placed on occlusal pits and fissuresF G Aguilar
Department of Dental Materials and Prosthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry of Ribeirao Preto, University of Sao Paulo, Ribeirao Preto, Sao Paulo, Brazil
J Indian Soc Pedod Prev Dent 25:169-73. 2007..After thermal and chemical cycling, the materials did not differ with respect to retention, except for immersion in acetic acid. In this case, Tetric Flow Chroma presented greater retention than Fluoroshield...
- Microleakage and bond strength of sealant to primary enamel comparing air abrasion and acid etch techniquesLisa A Knobloch
Ohio State University, College of Dentistry, Columbus 43210, USA
Pediatr Dent 27:463-9. 2005....
- Influence of the application time on the penetration of different dental adhesives and a fissure sealant into artificial subsurface lesions in bovine enamelHendrik Meyer-Lueckel
Department of Operative Dentistry and Periodontology, University School of Dental Medicine, Campus Benjamin Franklin, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, Assmannshauserstr 4 6, 14197 Berlin, Germany
Dent Mater 22:22-8. 2006..Sealing of approximal enamel lesions by infiltration with low viscous resins seems to be a promising approach in non-operative dentistry and should bear advantages compared to remineralization or invasive treatment...
- Sealant and composite bond strength to enamel with antibacterial/self-etching adhesivesN Eminkahyagil
Department of Conservative Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
Int J Paediatr Dent 15:274-81. 2005..The enamel in pits and fissures undergoing preventive or ultraconservative resin restorations may be affected by secondary caries. An antibacterial adhesive bond may be a useful choice to prevent and reduce demineralization...
- Comparison of visual inspection, radiographic examination, laser fluorescence and their combinations on treatment decisions for occlusal surfacesFabiano Bassalobre Valera
Bauru Dental School, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
Am J Dent 21:25-9. 2008..To compare visual inspection (VI), radiographic examination (RX) and the laser fluorescence device DIAGNOdent (L), as well as their combinations in vitro regarding treatment decisions for occlusal surfaces...
- Preventive resin restorations and sealants in light of current evidenceRichard J Simonsen
Restorative Dentistry, Arizona School of Dentistry and Oral Health, 5850 East Still Circle, Mesa, AZ 85206, USA
Dent Clin North Am 49:815-23, vii. 2005..The amount of tooth structure removal necessary for Class I Black preparation, which requires sufficient depth of amalgam and extension for prevention, is an unacceptable treatment when minimally-invasive options are available...
- Fluoride-releasing capacity and cariostatic effect provided by sealantsMaristela Maia Lobo
Cariology Area, Piracicaba School of Dentistry, University of Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brazil
J Oral Sci 47:35-41. 2005..05), and lower levels of demineralization (P < 0.05) than groups 3 and 4. Group 3 exhibited reduced demineralization on unsealed enamel and provided fluoride uptake in a distant enamel area, while group 4 did not...
- Marginal microleakage of a sealant applied to permanent enamel: evaluation of 3 application protocolsMarie Eve Asselin
Department of Pediatric Dentistry, College of Dentistry, University of Iowa, Iowa, USA
Pediatr Dent 30:29-33. 2008....
- Pit and fissure sealing. Bonding of bulk-cured, low-filled, light-curing resins to bacteria-contaminated uncut enamel in high c-factor cavitiesFranklin R Tay
Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, Hong Kong SAR, China
Am J Dent 18:28-36. 2005....
- Effectiveness of primer and bond in sealant retention and caries preventionAna Karina Mascarenhas
Division of Dental Public Health, Boston University School of Dental Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
Pediatr Dent 30:25-8. 2008..The purpose of this clinical trial was to test the use of a primer and bonding agent to increase the retention of a fissuresealant in a group of Kuwaiti children...
- Microleakage and sealant penetration using a vibrating probeYumiko Hosoya
Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Nagasaki University School of Dentistry, Japan
Am J Dent 17:427-32. 2004..To evaluate the effect of a vibrating probe on sealant penetration into pits and fissures...
- Minimally invasive dentistry: bond strength of different sealant and filling materials to enamelRoberta C B Alonso
FOP UNICAMP, Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Avenida Limeira 901 Areião 13414 018 Piracicaba, SP, Brazil
Oral Health Prev Dent 3:87-95. 2005..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the shear bond strength of different sealant and filling materials, used in minimally invasive dentistry, to human enamel...
- A randomized controlled trial of the effectiveness of a one-step conditioning agent in fissure sealant placement: 12 month resultsL Burbridge
Dept Paediatric Dentistry, Edinburgh Dental Institute, Scotland
Eur Arch Paediatr Dent 8:49-54. 2007....
- Microleakage and sealant penetration in contaminated carious fissuresM A Hevinga
Department of Preventive and Restorative Dentistry, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
J Dent 35:909-14. 2007..The aim of the present in vitro study was to evaluate the effect of an adhesive system on microleakage and sealant penetration depth in carious fissures after different surface contamination circumstances...
- Clinical evaluation of FUJI VII sealant materialM Ganesh
Dept of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal 576104, Karnataka, India
J Clin Pediatr Dent 31:52-7. 2006..Results demonstrated that there was no difference in the performance of the materials in primary and permanent teeth...
- A randomized controlled trial of the effectiveness of a one-step conditioning agent in sealant placement: 6-month resultsL Burbridge
Edinburgh Dental Institute, Edinburgh, UK
Int J Paediatr Dent 16:424-30. 2006....
- Resin-modified glass ionomer cement and a resin-based material as occlusal sealants: a longitudinal clinical performanceFabiana Sodré de Oliveira
Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Dental School of Federal University of Uberlandia, Uberlandia, Brazil
J Dent Child (Chic) 75:134-43. 2008..The aim of this study was to compare retention, effectiveness in caries prevention and superficial characteristics in 2 different materials used as an occlusal sealant...
- Increasing the longevity of restorations by minimal intervention: a two-year clinical trialGustavo Moncada
Operative Dentistry Department, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
Oper Dent 33:258-64. 2008....
- Effect of new generation surface sealants on the marginal permeability of Class V resin composite restorationsBarry M Owens
Department of Restorative Dentistry, University of Tennessee, College of Dentistry, Memphis, USA
Oper Dent 31:481-8. 2006..According to the Wicoxon signed-rank test, significantly greater leakage was revealed at the apical margins compared to the enamel margins of the material groups...
- The use of glass ionomers as a chemical treatment for cariesDouglas A Young
Department of Diagnosis and Management, University of the Pacific, San Francisco, CA, USA
Pract Proced Aesthet Dent 18:248-50. 2006
- Bond strength of 4 sealants using conventional etch and a self-etching primerMaha Al-Sarheed
Department of Preventive Dentistry, Division of Pediatric Dentistry, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
J Dent Child (Chic) 73:37-41. 2006..The purpose of this study was to determine and compare the shear bond strength of 4 fissure sealant systems (Dyract Seal, Concise, Visio-Seal, Helioseal) to enamel using conventional etch and self-etching primer (Prompt-L-Pop)...
- Compomer as a pit and fissure sealant: effectiveness and retention after 24 monthsRegina M Puppin-Rontani
Department of Pediatric Dentistry, University of Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brazil
J Dent Child (Chic) 73:31-6. 2006..The aim of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness and retention of occlusal sealing using FluroShield or Compoglass...
- Clinical evaluation of sealants and preventive resin restorations in a group of environmentally homogeneous childrenPredrag Charles Lekic
Pediatric Dentistry, Department of Preventive Dental Science, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
J Dent Child (Chic) 73:15-9. 2006b>Pit and fissure sealants reduce occlusal caries when proper patient selection and application techniques are followed. To increase retention rate of sealants over time, good adaptation and deep sealant penetration are important...
- Effects of composite fissure sealants on IR laser fluorescence measurementsFelix Krause
Department of Operative Dentistry and Periodontology, University of Bonn, Bonn 53111, Germany
Lasers Med Sci 23:133-9. 2008..05). All values were reproducible. The study indicates that it might be possible to monitor caries activity under clear or nanofilled fissure sealants by means of laser fluorescence...
- Shear bond strength of pit-and-fissure sealants to saliva-contaminated and noncontaminated enamelJuliana Machado Barroso
Department of Restorative Dentistry, School of Dentistry of Ribeirao Preto, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
J Dent Child (Chic) 72:95-9. 2005..The purpose of this study was to investigate the shear bond strength of 2 resin-based pit-and-fissure sealants--Clinpro and Fluroshield--to saliva-contaminated and noncontaminated enamel...
- Clinical evaluation of three fissure sealants: 24 month follow-upW Dukic
Dept Paediatric Dentistry, School of Dental Medicine, University of Zagreb, Croatia
Eur Arch Paediatr Dent 8:163-6. 2007..This was to compare 3 different materials for fissure sealing (FS) after clinical use during the 24 month period and to assess the use of flowable composite resins in combination with dentine adhesives as sealing materials...
- A field trial of resin-based and glass-ionomer fissure sealants: clinical and radiographic assessment of cariesS Poulsen
Department of Community Oral Health and Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Aarhus, Arhus, Denmark
Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 34:36-40. 2006..The purpose of the present study was to provide further data for comparison of retention and caries-preventive effect of a resin-based sealant (Delton, and a glass-ionomer sealant (Fuji III)...
- Effects of a glass-ionomer cement on the remineralization of occlusal caries--an in situ studyMônica Tostes Amaral
Department of Pediatric Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
Braz Oral Res 20:91-6. 2006..It was concluded that sealing with the glass ionomer cement Fuji IX was capable of making the enamel of pits and fissures more resistant by increasing the value of Knoop hardness...
- Clinical evaluation of a flowable resin composite and flowable compomer for preventive resin restorationsMan Qin
Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Peking University School and Hospital of Stomatology, Beijing, China
Oper Dent 30:580-7. 2005..The repair should be performed immediately, in case the preventive resin restoration develops a fracture or loss...
- Noninvasive pit and fissure sealing: microtensile bond strength to intact bovine enamel of different pit and fissure sealants in a simplified fissure modelFederica Papacchini
Department of Dental Materials and Restorative Dentistry, University of Siena, Policlinico Le Scotte Viale Bracci, Siena, Italy
J Adhes Dent 8:375-80. 2006To measure the microtensile bond strength of different pit and fissure sealants in a simplified fissure model.
- Control of occlusal caries in the first permanent molars by oral hygieneP Arrow
Dental Services, Health Department of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 25:278-83. 1997....
- Assessing microleakage in resin composite restorations rebonded with a surface sealant and three low-viscosity resin systemsRenata Pereira Ramos
Department of Restorative Dentistry, Ribeirao Preto School of Dentistry, University of Sao Paulo, Av do Cafe, s n Monte Alegre CEP 14040 904, Ribeirao Preto, Sao Paulo, Brasil
Quintessence Int 33:450-6. 2002....
- Preservation-based approaches to restore posterior teeth with amalgam, resin or a combination of materialsZiad D Baghdadi
Department of Pediatric Dentistry at Damascus University School of Dentistry, Syria
Am J Dent 15:54-65. 2002..Researched evidence contradicts the notion of "extension for prevention" in favor of maintaining sound tooth structure which would translate into more patients with healthy dentitions for entire lifetimes...
- Effect of bisphenol A exposure on mammary stem cell function and transformationLuzhe Sun; Fiscal Year: 2013....
- Training Oral Hygiene Habits with a GameDOV JACOBSON; Fiscal Year: 2011..This misery can be prevented with a toothbrush - if good skills and motivation are taught. Some parents do not teach these. Can children learn them from a videogame? ..
- STRATEGIES FOR MANAGEMENT OF DENTAL CARIES IN CHILDRENR Rozier; Fiscal Year: 1993..Further analyses will consider a "dose-response" effect resulting from number of sealants and an adjustment for potential selection bias in the providers' clinical decisions concerning sealant...
- USE OF DENTAL SEALANTS; A DIFFUSION OF AN INNOVATIONCorinne Miller; Fiscal Year: 1991..The survey instrument will be pretested and the interview conducted by trained interviewers. Any reports or papers will present grouped data. No individuals will be identified...
- SEALANTS HAVING REDUCED LEVELS OF EXTRACTABLE ORGANICSFRANCIS KEOHAN; Fiscal Year: 2000..Other potential product areas include cements for underwater repair, ceramic bonding and medical equipment applications. ..
- Optically enhanced dental sealants to indicate placement and material conditionGeorge Stookey; Fiscal Year: 2006..unreadable] 3) An optically doped sealant combines the efficacy advantages of a clear sealant with the visibility advantages of an opaque sealant. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Planning Grant for Xylitol Trial in Caries-Active AdultsJames Bader; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Longitudinal Study of Fluoride, Diet, Caries & FluorosisSteven Levy; Fiscal Year: 2008..As studies involving recruitment and successful retention of a cohort from birth are extremely rare, the Iowa Fluoride Study offers a unique opportunity to study these relationships in unprecedented detail. ..
- Association between oral health of mothers and their childrenCLEMENCIA VARGAS; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- UAB Oral Health Research InnovationGREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- Alabama Dental Practice Research Network DevelopmentGREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- CONTROLLED-RELEASE SEALANT TO PREVENT SECONDARY CARIESKenneth Anusavice; Fiscal Year: 2004..mutans, site specific levels of S. mutans at the margins of amalgam and composite restorations, and the width of marginal crevices adjacent to amalgam and composite restorations). ..
- Oral Health/OHRQOL among low-SES rural adultsGREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- UAB Oral Health Research Infrastructure ImprovementGREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- ORAL CONDITIONS AND SYSTEMIC HEALTH OUTCOMESRaul Garcia; Fiscal Year: 2008....
- Mid-Career Investigator Award-Patient-Oriented ResearchGREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- LONGITUDINAL ORAL HEALTH OUTCOMES IN HIGH-RISK ADULTSGREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- Methyl Mercury Evaluation in Dental Waste WaterJames 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. ..
- New York State Oral Cancer Control PartnershipJayanth Kumar; Fiscal Year: 2003..We will also prepare two case studies of oral cancer patients. During the second phase of the project, NYUCD will take the lead in developing, implementing and evaluating interventions. ..
- Fluoride Varnish to Prevent Caries in Toddlers - An Expanded Immunization ProgramPeter Milgrom; Fiscal Year: 2008..Keywords: fluoride varnish, dental caries, oral health, early prevention, multi-center, toddlers. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Developmental toxicity of environmental chemicalsFREDERICK VOM SAAL; Fiscal Year: 2006..5a-reductase activity will be determined by radiometric assay. ..
- Periodontal Disease and PrematurityAnanda Dasanayake; Fiscal Year: 2006..The collective expertise of the investigative team and the excellent clinical and research facilities are additional strengths. ..
- Florida Model for Oral Cancer Control, Phase IScott Tomar; Fiscal Year: 2003....
- Biotech & Materials Research to Reduce Caries DisparityPeter Milgrom; Fiscal Year: 2005..The conference will be co-sponsored by the Northwest/Alaska Center to Reduce Oral Health Disparities, the University of Washington UWeb Bioengineering Center, and the Salivary Diagnostics Project. ..
- Michigan Oral Cancer Prevention NetworkAmid Ismail; Fiscal Year: 2003..By the end of the 3rd year, or earlier, the MOPCN would be ready to plan and implement community-based intervention studies...
- Microbial Outcomes of Minimal Intervention TreatmentMathilde Peters; Fiscal Year: 2005..This investigation is a clinical and molecular re-entry study of sealing of caries, in support of a future full-scale clinical trial of incomplete caries removal. ..
- PREVENTION OF EARLY CHILDHOOD CARIES IN MEDICAL PRACTICER Rozier; Fiscal Year: 2005..We will do a limited assessment of the cost pe oral health- related quality of life. ..
- International Caries Detection and Assessement SystemAmid Ismail; Fiscal Year: 2005..Finding of the workshop will be used in a second workshop, to be organized by Dr. George Stookey, which will focus on the design of caries clinical trials and new diagnostic technology. ..
- COST AND OUTCOMES OF TWO PROTOCOLS FOR DENTAL SEALANTSStephen 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. ..
- Reducing Oral Cancer Disparities in FloridaScott Tomar; Fiscal Year: 2008..Effectiveness of the interventions will be measured through population-based surveys and utilization of the hotline and clinics. ..