dental polishing

Summary

Summary: Creation of a smooth and glossy surface finish on a denture or amalgam.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Effects of surface treatment on orthodontic bonding to amalgam
    Jonathan W Skilton
    School of Dental Science, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Aust Orthod J 22:59-66. 2006
  2. ncbi An in vitro investigation into the surface roughness of 2 glazed, unglazed, and refinished ceramic materials
    Ahed Al-Wahadni
    Faculty of Dentistry, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Ibidi, Jordan
    Quintessence Int 37:311-7. 2006
  3. ncbi The role of surface sealants in the roughness of composites after a simulated toothbrushing test
    Renato Cilli
    Department of Operative Dentistry, Endodontics and Dental Materials, Bauru Dental School, University of Sao Paulo, Al Octavio Pinheiro Brisolla, 9 75, Bauru, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Dent 37:970-7. 2009
  4. ncbi Surface roughness and flexural strength of self-glazed, polished, and reglazed In-Ceram/Vitadur Alpha porcelain laminates
    F C Chu
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Int J Prosthodont 13:66-71. 2000
  5. ncbi The effect of polishing techniques on the surface roughness and color change of composite resins
    Duygu Sarac
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Ondokuz Mayis University, 55139 Kurupelit, Samsun, Turkey
    J Prosthet Dent 96:33-40. 2006
  6. ncbi The methods for the generation of smoothness in dental ceramics
    Kerem Yilmaz
    Department of Prosthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Ankara, Turkey
    Compend Contin Educ Dent 31:30-2, 34, 36-8 passim; quiz 42, 44. 2010
  7. ncbi Postadjustment polishing of CAD-CAM ceramic with luminescence diamond gel
    W J Finger
    Department of Preclinical Dentistry, Dental School, University of Cologne, Germany
    Am J Dent 13:8-12. 2000
  8. ncbi Effect of surface roughness of porcelain on adhesion of bacteria and their synthesizing glucans
    K Kawai
    Osaka University Faculty of Dentistry, Osaka, Japan
    J Prosthet Dent 83:664-7. 2000
  9. ncbi Effect of sandblasting, grinding, polishing and glazing on the flexural strength of two pressable all-ceramic dental materials
    Mohammad Albakry
    Biomaterials Science Research Unit, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Sydney, Suite G11, National Innovation Centre, Australian Technology Park, 1430, Eveleigh, NSW, Australia
    J Dent 32:91-9. 2004
  10. ncbi Wear of enamel and veneering ceramics after laboratory and chairside finishing procedures
    P Magne
    School of Dentistry, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Prosthet Dent 82:669-79. 1999

Detail Information

Publications222 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Effects of surface treatment on orthodontic bonding to amalgam
    Jonathan W Skilton
    School of Dental Science, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Aust Orthod J 22:59-66. 2006
    ..This study aimed to compare the shear bond strengths of metal brackets bonded to amalgam surfaces...
  2. ncbi An in vitro investigation into the surface roughness of 2 glazed, unglazed, and refinished ceramic materials
    Ahed Al-Wahadni
    Faculty of Dentistry, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Ibidi, Jordan
    Quintessence Int 37:311-7. 2006
    ....
  3. ncbi The role of surface sealants in the roughness of composites after a simulated toothbrushing test
    Renato Cilli
    Department of Operative Dentistry, Endodontics and Dental Materials, Bauru Dental School, University of Sao Paulo, Al Octavio Pinheiro Brisolla, 9 75, Bauru, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Dent 37:970-7. 2009
    ..To evaluate the influence of two surface sealants (BisCover/Single Bond) and three application techniques (unsealed/conventional/co-polymerization) on the roughness of two composites (Filtek Z250/Z350) after the toothbrushing test...
  4. ncbi Surface roughness and flexural strength of self-glazed, polished, and reglazed In-Ceram/Vitadur Alpha porcelain laminates
    F C Chu
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Hong Kong, Prince Philip Dental Hospital, Hong Kong, China
    Int J Prosthodont 13:66-71. 2000
    ..Because of existing controversy, the present study investigated 3 methods for reducing surface roughness and improving the strength of porcelain restorations...
  5. ncbi The effect of polishing techniques on the surface roughness and color change of composite resins
    Duygu Sarac
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Ondokuz Mayis University, 55139 Kurupelit, Samsun, Turkey
    J Prosthet Dent 96:33-40. 2006
    ..Surface characteristics may affect the color change and surface roughness of composite resins...
  6. ncbi The methods for the generation of smoothness in dental ceramics
    Kerem Yilmaz
    Department of Prosthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Ankara, Turkey
    Compend Contin Educ Dent 31:30-2, 34, 36-8 passim; quiz 42, 44. 2010
    ..It also discusses the differences between glazing and mechanical polishing, highlighting the importance of mechanical polishing of dental ceramics...
  7. ncbi Postadjustment polishing of CAD-CAM ceramic with luminescence diamond gel
    W J Finger
    Department of Preclinical Dentistry, Dental School, University of Cologne, Germany
    Am J Dent 13:8-12. 2000
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  8. ncbi Effect of surface roughness of porcelain on adhesion of bacteria and their synthesizing glucans
    K Kawai
    Osaka University Faculty of Dentistry, Osaka, Japan
    J Prosthet Dent 83:664-7. 2000
    ..In some instances of porcelain restoration, refinishing is inevitable. In terms of plaque accumulation on porcelain, refinishing could be a substitute method for glazing...
  9. ncbi Effect of sandblasting, grinding, polishing and glazing on the flexural strength of two pressable all-ceramic dental materials
    Mohammad Albakry
    Biomaterials Science Research Unit, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Sydney, Suite G11, National Innovation Centre, Australian Technology Park, 1430, Eveleigh, NSW, Australia
    J Dent 32:91-9. 2004
    ..These treatments may affect their strength by introducing microscopic flaws and defects. This study investigates the effect of these procedures on the mean flexural strength of these materials...
  10. ncbi Wear of enamel and veneering ceramics after laboratory and chairside finishing procedures
    P Magne
    School of Dentistry, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Prosthet Dent 82:669-79. 1999
    ..Laboratory finishing (glazing/polishing) and chairside polishing with a Dialite kit were simulated to compare their respective effects on wear...
  11. ncbi Finishing and polishing of a hybrid composite and a heat-pressed glass ceramic
    M Jung
    Justus Liebig University, Dental Clinic, Department for Operative and Preventive Dentistry, Giessen, Germany
    Oper Dent 27:175-83. 2002
    ..SEM evaluation largely confirmed the quantitative results. Composite specimens exhibited signs of selective resin matrix removal when the Ceramiste system or the Politip system were used...
  12. ncbi An in vitro investigation into the wear effects of glazed, unglazed and refinished dental porcelain on an opposing material
    A M Al-Wahadni
    Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    J Oral Rehabil 26:538-46. 1999
    ..It is recommended that any adjusted porcelain restoration should be re-glazed or subjected to a finishing sequence which is followed through to a final stage of polishing with a diamond paste...
  13. ncbi Effect of surface finishing and storage media on bi-axial flexure strength and microhardness of resin-based composite
    Valeria V Gordan
    University of Florida, College of Dentistry, Department of Operative Dentistry, Gainesville, FL 32610 0415, USA
    Oper Dent 28:560-7. 2003
    ..Both alternative hypotheses were accepted. In addition, the Mylar finishing group, because of the resin-rich surface layer, yielded the lowest mean values of BFS and VHN...
  14. ncbi Effects of various finishing systems on the surface roughness and staining susceptibility of packable composite resins
    Andre F Reis
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Piracicaba School of Dentistry, Campinas State University, Av Limerira 901, 13414 018, Sao Paulo, Piracicaba, Brazil
    Dent Mater 19:12-8. 2003
    ..The purpose of the present study was to investigate the influence of various finishing systems on the surface roughness and staining of three packable resin composites and a conventional microhybrid one...
  15. ncbi Surface finish of a new hybrid aesthetic restorative material
    A U J Yap
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, National University of Singapore, Republic of Singapore
    Oper Dent 27:161-6. 2002
    ..The quality of surface finish for all materials was not significantly affected by long-term storage in water...
  16. ncbi Surface roughness in ceramics with different finishing techniques using atomic force microscope and profilometer
    Beatriz Tholt de Vasconcellos
    Department of Dentistry, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Oper Dent 31:442-9. 2006
    ..On the other hand, the Ry values obtained by AFM indicated the tested polishing kits incapability of producing smoothness comparable to the glazed surfaces...
  17. ncbi Wear resistance of packable resin composites after simulated toothbrushing test
    Linda Wang
    Department of Operative Dentistry, School of Dentistry of University North of Paraná, Londrina, Parana, Brazil
    J Esthet Restor Dent 16:303-14; discussion 314-5. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the wear resistance of five different packable composites versus two different composite controls using a laboratory toothbrushing simulation test...
  18. ncbi Direct resin-based composites: current recommendations for optimal clinical results
    Andre V Ritter
    Department of Operative Dentistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Compend Contin Educ Dent 26:481-2, 484-90; quiz 492, 527. 2005
    ..This article reviews the current recommendations for the use of direct composite resins and summarizes the technique for both anterior and posterior restorations...
  19. ncbi Evaluation of surface characteristics of dental composites using profilometry, scanning electron, atomic force microscopy and gloss-meter
    A Kakaboura
    Department of Operative Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Athens, Thivon 2, Goudi 11527, Greece
    J Mater Sci Mater Med 18:155-63. 2007
    ..62). Moreover, the AFM method showed higher capability to distinguish surface roughness compared with the 2-D profilometry and to reveal more detailed definition of surface texture than the examination under SEM...
  20. ncbi Effect of different finishing and polishing techniques on the surface roughness of microfilled, hybrid and packable composite resins
    Silvia Helena Barbosa
    Faculty of Dentistry of São José dos Campos, UNESP, Sao Jose dos Campos, SP, Brazil
    Braz Dent J 16:39-44. 2005
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  21. ncbi Examination of composite resins with electron microscopy, microhardness tester and energy dispersive X-ray microanalyzer
    Rogelio José Scougall-Vilchis
    Department of Operative Dentistry, Division of Oral Functional Science and Rehabilitation, School of Dentistry Asahi University 1851 Hozumi, Mizuho City, Gifu 501 0296, Japan
    Dent Mater J 28:102-12. 2009
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  22. ncbi The effect of different air-polishing powders on dentin bonding
    Roland Frankenberger
    Dental Clinic 1, Operative Dentistry and Periodontology, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Erlangen, Germany
    J Adhes Dent 9:381-9. 2007
    ..Air-polishing is routinely used for professional tooth cleaning. Therefore, the aim of this in vitro study was to evaluate the influence of different air-polishing powders on dentin bonding...
  23. ncbi The effect of surface finishing and storage solutions on the color stability of resin-based composites
    Shreena B Patel
    University of Florida, College of Dentistry, Department of Operative Dentistry, Health Science Center, Gainesville 32610 0415, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 135:587-94; quiz 654. 2004
    ..The authors tested the hypothesis that surface-finishing treatments and the type of storage solutions significantly affected the staining of resin-based composites, or RBCs, and unfilled resins, or URs...
  24. ncbi Three-year randomized clinical trial to evaluate the clinical performance and wear of a nanocomposite versus a hybrid composite
    Senthamaraiselvi Palaniappan
    Leuven BIOMAT Research Cluster, Catholic University of Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Dent Mater 25:1302-14. 2009
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  25. ncbi The effects of a commercial aluminum airpolishing powder on dental restorative materials
    William W Johnson
    Department of Adult Restorative Dentistry, University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry, NE 68583 0740, USA
    J Prosthodont 13:166-72. 2004
    ..JET-Fresh (Dentsply International, York, PA), a new airpolishing powder that contains aluminum trihydroxide as the abrasive agent, has been introduced for use with Prophy-Jet trade mark (Dentsply International)...
  26. ncbi Microtensile bond strength of a resin cement to glass infiltrated zirconia-reinforced ceramic: the effect of surface conditioning
    Regina Amaral
    Sao Paulo State University, Department of Dental Materials and Prosthodontics, Sao Jose dos Campos, Brazil
    Dent Mater 22:283-90. 2006
    ..This study evaluated the effect of three surface conditioning methods on the microtensile bond strength of resin cement to a glass-infiltrated zirconia-reinforced alumina-based core ceramic...
  27. ncbi Effects of surface finish on indentation modulus and hardness of dental composite restoratives
    S M Chung
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, National University of Singapore, 5 Lower Kent Ridge Road, Singapore 119074, Singapore
    Dent Mater 21:1008-16. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of surface finish on the indentation modulus and micro-hardness of resin-based dental composite materials...
  28. ncbi Polymerization shrinkage of experimental short glass fiber-reinforced composite with semi-inter penetrating polymer network matrix
    Sufyan Garoushi
    Department of Prosthetic Dentistry and Biomaterials Science, Institute of Dentistry, University of Turku, Turku, Finland
    Dent Mater 24:211-5. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the magnitude of short fiber-reinforced composite resin, with a semi-IPN-polymer matrix, on polymerization resin shrinkage-strain, shrinkage stress and marginal microleakage of the restoration...
  29. ncbi Microleakage in class II composite resin restorations: total bonding and open sandwich technique
    Alessandro Dourado Loguercio
    Department of Dental Materials, School of Dentistry, University of Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    J Adhes Dent 4:137-44. 2002
    ..The objective of this in vitro study was to evaluate gingival microleakage in Class II total bond resin restorations in comparison to open sandwich technique restorations using different materials...
  30. ncbi Analysis of surface roughness of glass-ionomer cements and compomer
    D Pedrini
    Department of Surgery and Integrated Clinic, School of Dentistry of Araçatuba UNESP, Aracatuba, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Oral Rehabil 30:714-9. 2003
    ..The worst results were verified with diamond burs. The finishing/polishing procedures, when performed immediately, can improve the roughness of glass-ionomer cements but not of the compomer tested...
  31. ncbi Effects of acid hydrolysis and mechanical polishing on surface residual stresses of low-fusing dental ceramics
    Yaser M Alkhiary
    Goldman School of Dental Medicine, Boston University, Mass, USA
    J Prosthet Dent 90:133-42. 2003
    ..Cracks may arise in a ceramic restorative material over time, resulting in sudden fractures at stresses well below the yield stress...
  32. ncbi The effect of occlusal loading on the microleakage of class V restorations
    Hacer Deniz Arisu
    Faculty of Dentistry, Department of Operative Dentistry and Endodontics, University of Gazi, Emek Ankara, Turkey
    Oper Dent 33:135-41. 2008
    ..This in vitro study evaluated the microleakage of Class V cavities restored with a resin composite and different adhesive systems after occlusal loading...
  33. ncbi Comparison of surface finish of new aesthetic restorative materials
    Adrian U J Yap
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, National University of Singapore, Republic of Singapore
    Oper Dent 29:100-4. 2004
    ..The surface finish of glass ionomers and compomer was significantly poorer than composites. Composite materials based on ormocer and nanomer technology were significantly smoother than those based on microfillers and nanoclusters...
  34. ncbi Surface roughness of nanofill and nanohybrid resin composites after polishing and brushing
    Pisol Senawongse
    Department of Operative Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    J Esthet Restor Dent 19:265-73; discussion 274-5. 2007
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  35. ncbi Microtensile bond strength testing of luting cements to prefabricated CAD/CAM ceramic and composite blocks
    Ahmed A El Zohairy
    Department of Dental Materials Science, Academic Center for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, Louwesweg 1, 1066 EA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dent Mater 19:575-83. 2003
    ..To investigate the Microtensile bond strength (microTBS) and failure mode of resin cements bonded to composite and ceramic CAD/CAM blocks following various surface treatments...
  36. ncbi The effect of prophylactic polishing pastes and toothbrushing on the surface roughness of resin composite materials in vitro
    Ann Marie L Neme
    University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry, Detroit, MI, USA
    Oper Dent 28:808-15. 2003
    ..In conclusion, although baseline and disk treated surfaces were not significantly different in microfilled versus microhybrid composites, subsequent prophy paste application and/or simulated toothbrushing caused significant differences...
  37. ncbi Repairability of a packable resin-based composite using different adhesives
    Walter R L Dias
    Department of Operative Dentistry, School of Dentistry University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 302 Brauer Hall, CB 7450, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7450, USA
    Am J Dent 16:181-5. 2003
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  38. ncbi Effect of filler loading on resin cement bonding to silanized buildup composites
    Hirotada Kajihara
    Department of Fixed Prosthodontics, Kagoshima University Dental School, 8 35 1 Sakuragaoka, Kagoshima shi, Kagoshima 890 8544, Japan
    Am J Dent 18:109-12. 2005
    ..To determine the effects of silanation for core buildup composites on bond strength of resin cement...
  39. ncbi A 12-month clinical evaluation of composite resins in class III restorations
    Alessandro Dourado Loguercio
    Department of Dental Materials and Operative Dentistry, University of Oeste de Santa Catarina, Campus Joaçaba SC, Brazil
    J Adhes Dent 9:57-64. 2007
    ..This paired-tooth randomized controlled prospective clinical study compared the clinical performance of three composite resins in Class III cavities after 12 months...
  40. ncbi Effect of different ceramic surface treatments on resin microtensile bond strength
    Alfredo Meyer Filho
    Federal University of Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil
    J Prosthodont 13:28-35. 2004
    ..The null hypothesis tested was that neither of the surface treatments (silanization or fluoric acid etching) would produce greater bond strength of composite resin to the ceramic...
  41. ncbi Gingival seal of deep Class II direct and indirect composite restorations
    Brian J Kenyon
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, University of the Pacific Arthur A Dugoni School of Dentistry, 2155 Webster St, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Am J Dent 20:3-6. 2007
    ..To evaluate in vitro the gingival microleakage of Class II direct and indirect composite restorations with cervical margins 0.5 mm apical to the cemento-enamel junction (CEJ)...
  42. ncbi Two-year clinical evaluation of repair versus replacement of composite restorations
    Valeria V Gordan
    College of Dentistry, Department of Operative Dentistry, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610 0415, USA
    J Esthet Restor Dent 18:144-53; discussion 154. 2006
    ..To investigate the effectiveness of alternative treatments to the replacement of resin-based composite (RBC) restorations through a prospective longitudinal cohort clinical study...
  43. ncbi Effect of fluoride varnishes on color stability of esthetic restorative materials
    Jaana T Autio-Gold
    Department of Operative Dentistry, College of Dentistry, Gainesville, FL, USA
    Oper Dent 29:636-41. 2004
    ..These color changes are considered visually perceptible, yet have been reported in dental literature as clinically acceptable. Fluoride varnishes can be used without adversely affecting the color of restorative materials...
  44. ncbi Marginal adaptation of 1 fiber-reinforced composite and 2 all-ceramic inlay fixed partial denture systems
    Carlo Monaco
    Division of Prosthetic Dentistry, Department of Oral Sciences, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Int J Prosthodont 19:373-82. 2006
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  45. ncbi Scientific surface roughness values for resin based materials
    E S Grossman
    MRC Wits Dental Research Institute, School of Oral Health Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand Private Bag 3
    SADJ 59:274, 276, 278-9. 2004
    ..Both methods should validate each other in confirming surface roughness...
  46. ncbi Marginal permeability of self-etch and total-etch adhesive systems
    Barry M Owens
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, University of Tennessee, College of Dentistry, Memphis, TN 38103, USA
    Oper Dent 31:60-7. 2006
    ..A Wilcoxin signed rank test showed significantly less leakage at the enamel margins compared to the dentin margins of the eight adhesive systems tested. All data were submitted to statistical analysis at p<0.05 level of significance...
  47. ncbi Surface roughness of nanofill and nanohybrid composite resin and ormocer-based tooth-colored restorative materials after several finishing and polishing procedures
    Meserret Baseren
    Faculty of Dentistry, Department of Conservative Dentistry, Hacettepe University, S hh ye 06100, Ankara, Turkey
    J Biomater Appl 19:121-34. 2004
    ..e., not for all areas in the mouth. Therefore silicone polishers are necessary for posterior areas and for concave and convex surfaces...
  48. ncbi The effect of different bleaching agents on the surface texture of restorative materials
    Olga Polydorou
    Department of Operative Dentistry and Periodontology, Albert Ludwigs University, Freiburg, Germany
    Oper Dent 31:473-80. 2006
    ..Within the limitations of this study, it was concluded that bleaching with 38% hydrogen peroxide and 15% carbamide peroxide did not cause major surface texture changes on the polished surfaces of the restorative materials...
  49. ncbi The effect of ceramic surface treatment on bonding to densely sintered alumina ceramic
    Luiz Felipe Valandro
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, School of Dentistry, Federal University of Santa Maria, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    J Prosthet Dent 93:253-9. 2005
    ..Ceramic surface treatment is crucial for bonding to resin. High crystalline ceramics are poorly conditioned using traditional procedures...
  50. ncbi Effect of new generation surface sealants on the marginal permeability of Class V resin composite restorations
    Barry 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...
  51. ncbi Use of two surface analyzers to evaluate the surface roughness of four esthetic restorative materials after polishing
    Sabine Joniot
    Faculty of Odontology, University of Toulouse III, Toulouse, France
    Oper Dent 31:39-46. 2006
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  52. ncbi Clinical evaluation of four Class 5 restorative materials: 3-year recall
    John O Burgess
    Department of Operative Dentistry and Biomaterials, School of Dentistry, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, 1100 Florida Ave, Box 137, New Orleans, LA 70119, USA
    Am J Dent 17:147-50. 2004
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  53. ncbi Effect of post-silanization drying on the bond strength of composite to ceramic
    Chiayi Shen
    Department of Dental Biomaterials, College of Dentistry, University of Florida, Gainesville, 32610 7808, USA
    J Prosthet Dent 91:453-8. 2004
    ..The temperature reported for thermally treating silanated ceramics to improve composite-ceramic bonding is often too high for chairside applications...
  54. ncbi Celluloid strip-finished versus polished composite surface: difference in surface discoloration in microhybrid composites
    S H Park
    Department of Conservative Dentistry, College of Dentistry, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea
    J Oral Rehabil 31:62-6. 2004
    ..Nitrogen gas purging during the polymerization process on the celluloid strip-finished composite surface might be useful for reducing the discoloration celluloid strip-finished surface in microhybrid composites...
  55. ncbi Developing form, function, and natural aesthetics with laboratory-processed composite resin--part II
    Douglas A Terry
    Department of Restorative Dentistry and Biomaterials, University of Texas Health Sciences Center Dental Branch, Houston, TX, USA
    Pract Proced Aesthet Dent 17:449-54; quiz 456. 2005
    ..Additionally, it presents considerations for the selection of either indirect resin- or porcelain-based materials...
  56. ncbi Effect of restorative technique and thermal/mechanical treatment on marginal adaptation and compressive strength of esthetic restorations
    Andréia Bolzan de Paula
    Department of Dental Materials, Piracicaba Dental School, State University of Campinas, Piracicaba, Brazil
    Oper Dent 33:434-40. 2008
    ..However, the prevalence of catastrophic fractures increased among direct restorations. The application of thermal/mechanical cycling only influenced marginal adaptation...
  57. ncbi Influence of acidulated phosphate fluoride agent and effectiveness of subsequent polishing on composite material surfaces
    Kohyoh Soeno
    Department of Fixed Prosthodontics, Nagasaki University School of Dentistry, Japan
    Oper Dent 27:305-10. 2002
    ..Microfilled material surfaces were not sensitive to the APF agent compared with macroinorganic filled material surfaces. For the latter, the effectiveness of surface polishing was demonstrated...
  58. ncbi Durability of the dual-cure resin cement/ceramic bond with different curing strategies
    Richard M Foxton
    Department of Restorative Sciences, Graduate School, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan
    J Adhes Dent 4:49-59. 2002
    ..To evaluate the effects of different curing strategies on the durability of the dual-cure resin cement/ceramic bond...
  59. ncbi Assessing microleakage in resin composite restorations rebonded with a surface sealant and three low-viscosity resin systems
    Renata 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
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  60. ncbi Nanoleakage of dentin adhesive systems bonded to Carisolv-treated dentin
    Shisei Kubo
    Department of Endodontics and Operative Dentistry, Nagasaki University School of Dentistry, Japan
    Oper Dent 27:387-95. 2002
    ..PermaQuik had a thicker hybrid layer in caries-affected dentin than normal dentin. One-Up Bond F exhibited a thin hybrid layer in normal dentin, but the hybrid layer was often difficult to detect in caries-affected dentin...
  61. ncbi Microleakage in class II composite resin restorations: application of a clearing protocol
    Marianne Federlin
    Department of Operative Dentistry and Periodontology, Dental School, University of Regensburg, Germany
    Clin Oral Investig 6:84-91. 2002
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  62. ncbi Clinical evaluation of two "packable" posterior composite resins
    L G Lopes
    Department of Operative Dentistry, Bauru Dental School, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Clin Oral Investig 6:79-83. 2002
    ..The studied materials can be considered acceptable during this evaluation period. Further evaluations are necessary for a better clinical performance analysis...
  63. ncbi Curing light intensity effects on wear resistance of two resin composites
    Annie J St-Georges
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, University of Montreal, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Quebec
    Oper Dent 27:410-7. 2002
    ..For both resin composites, the mean wear for specimens cured using the argon-ion laser was significantly higher than that of the specimens cured with the three other lights, which were statistically similar...
  64. ncbi Two-year clinical evaluation of four polyacid-modified resin composites and a resin-modified glass-ionomer cement in Class V lesions
    R Banu Ermis
    Department of Restorative Dentistry and Endodontics, Suleyman Demirel University, School of Dentistry, Dishekimligi Fakultesi, Eski Sümerbank Cad, 32040 Isparta, Turkiye
    Quintessence Int 33:542-8. 2002
    ..The aim of the study was to compare the clinical performances of four polyacid-modified resin composites (F2000, Dyract AP, Compoglass F, and Elan) and one resin-modified glass-ionomer cement (Vitremer) in Class V abrasion/erosion lesions...
  65. ncbi Effect of finishing time and techniques on marginal sealing ability of two composite restorative materials
    Guilherme C Lopes
    Faculty of Dentistry, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, Santa Catarina, Brazil
    J Prosthet Dent 88:32-6. 2002
    ..Finishing of composites may adversely influence the sealing ability of direct adhesive restorations...
  66. ncbi The effect of bleaching agents on the microhardness of dental aesthetic restorative materials
    S B Turker
    Department of Prosthodontics, Marmara University, Dentistry Faculty, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Oral Rehabil 29:657-61. 2002
    ..For the composite resin, whereas Nite-White increased its microhardness, the other bleaching agents decreased it. There were no significant differences between the bleaching agents for any of the restorative materials...
  67. ncbi The effect of thermocycling regimens on the nanoleakage of dentin bonding systems
    Heping Li
    School of Dental Science, The University of Melbourne, 711 Elizabeth St, VIC 3000, Melbourne, Australia
    Dent Mater 18:189-96. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare nanoleakage associated with polished and fractured specimens, and evaluate the effects of thermocycling on nanoleakage...
  68. ncbi Effect of the photo-activation method on polymerization shrinkage of restorative composites
    A C Obici
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, Dental School of Piracicaba, UNICAMP, SP, Brazil
    Oper Dent 27:192-8. 2002
    ..81 microm) and P60 (10.17 microm) presented the least contraction gaps, followed by Z100 (15.84 microm) and Definite (14.06 microm) and finally Flow-it (23.09 microm) low viscosity composite, which had the greatest mean value...
  69. ncbi Blood contamination and dentin bonding--effect of anticoagulant in laboratory studies
    Thomas Dietrich
    Department of Periodontology and Synoptic Dentistry, Humboldt University, Charite, Berlin, Germany
    Dent Mater 18:159-62. 2002
    ..To investigate the influence of heparinized blood vs. native blood on the marginal adaptation of dentin bonded composite resin restorations...
  70. ncbi Microleakage of Class II composite restorations
    G Wibowo
    University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada
    Am J Dent 14:177-85. 2001
    ..CLINICAL SIGNIFICANCE: This study demonstrated the difficulty in sealing a proximal dentin margin. However, the glass-ionomer/hybrid restorative techniques is the most likely to give successful clinical results...
  71. ncbi Wetting characteristic of ceramic to water and adhesive resin
    Won suck Oh
    College of Dentistry, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    J Prosthet Dent 88:616-21. 2002
    ..It is unknown whether the adhesion of the resin to the ceramic is affected by the surface topography and wetting by water or the adhesive resin...
  72. ncbi Microleakage of adhesive restorative materials
    S Gladys
    BIOMAT-Department of Operative Dentistry and Dental Materials, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillo-Facial Surgery, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium
    Am J Dent 14:170-6. 2001
    ..CLINICAL SIGNIFICANCE: Distinct leakage patterns were recorded among all materials investigated. Complete marginal sealing could still not be reached with the new adhesive restorative materials...
  73. ncbi Fluoride, hydrogen ion and HEMA release from light-cured GIC restoratives
    Keiji Kawai
    Department of Conservative Dentistry, Osaka University Faculty of Dentistry, Osaka, Japan
    Am J Dent 15:149-52. 2002
    ..To quantitatively measure the amount of fluoride, hydroxy ion and hydroxyethyl methacrylate (HEMA) released from various light-cured restorative materials...
  74. ncbi Adherence of plaque components to different restorative materials
    K Kawai
    Department of Conservative Dentistry, Osaka University Faculty of Dentistry, Suita, Japan
    Oper Dent 26:396-400. 2001
    ..Although no statistical differences in the amount of bacteria and glucan adhesion were detected among the three ceramics investigated in this study, a lesser amount of bacteria and glucans adhered to them compared to the other materials...
  75. ncbi Excessive gingival bleeding in two patients with Glanzmann thrombasthenia
    Hilal Uslu Toygar
    Department of Periodontology, Faculty of Dentistry, Baskent University, Ankara, Turkey
    J Periodontol 78:1154-8. 2007
    ..Common manifestations of this disorder are gingival hemorrhage, purpura, epistaxis, petechiae, and menorrhagia. Chronic, prolonged, untreated, or unsuccessfully treated bleeding may be life threatening...
  76. ncbi A feasibility study on laser rapid forming of a complete titanium denture base plate
    Jiang Wu
    Department of Prosthodontics, School of Stomatology, The Fourth Military Medical University, 145 Changlexi Street, Xi an 710032, China
    Lasers Med Sci 25:309-15. 2010
    ..The CAD/CAM/LRF system is a potential candidate and a new platform for the design and manufacture of custom-made Ti denture plates and restorations...
  77. ncbi Induced damage zone in micro-fine dental finishing of a feldspathic porcelain
    Xiao Fei Song
    School of Mechanical Engineering, Tianjin University, Tianjin 300072, China
    Med Eng Phys 32:417-22. 2010
    ..These damages can only be minimized under very fine finishing conditions...
  78. ncbi Factors affecting mercury release from dental amalgam exposed to carbamide peroxide bleaching agent
    Ilan Rotstein
    Division of Surgical Therapeutic and Bioengineering Sciences, University of Southern California School of Dentistry, 925 West 34th Street, DEN 310, Los Angeles, CA 90089 0641, USA
    Am J Dent 17:347-50. 2004
    ..To assess, in vitro, the effects of aging and surface polishing on mercury release from dental amalgams exposed to 10% carbamide peroxide at two pH levels...
  79. ncbi Fragment bonding of fractured anterior teeth: case report
    Mônica Kina
    Federal University of Santa Catarina, Florianopolis, Brazil
    Quintessence Int 41:459-61. 2010
    ..This article describes a clinical case of bonding of fractured anterior teeth and demonstrates how an esthetic appearance can be satisfactorily restored without wear to sound structure...
  80. ncbi Comparison of the effect of storage media on shear punch strength of resin luting cements
    Rafat Bagheri
    School of Dental Science, Shiraz University of Medical Science, Shiraz, Iran
    J Dent 38:820-7. 2010
    ..To measure the shear punch strength of eight resin-containing luting cements before and after immersion in acidic solution and ethanol at different temperatures (37 degrees C and 60 degrees C)...
  81. ncbi Longevity of composite restorations of traumatically injured teeth
    Enrico Spinas
    Department of Maxilofacial Surgery, University of Cagliari, Italy
    Am J Dent 17:407-11. 2004
    ..To evaluate clinically the long-term (7-year) behavior of resin-based composite restorations and original fragment reattachments...
  82. ncbi Finishing and polishing glass-ionomer cements
    R Eide
    Department of Anatomy, University of Bergen, Norway
    Acta Odontol Scand 48:409-13. 1990
    ..The Sof-Lex medium disc gave the least rough surface for KetacFil, whereas the fine cuttle disc gave the smoothest finish for KetacSilver. Discs in sequence are to be preferred to diamonds and stones...
  83. ncbi The effect of glycine-powder airflow and hand instrumentation on peri-implant soft tissues: a split-mouth pilot study
    Federico Mussano
    Department of Biomedical Sciences, University of Turin, Turin, Italy
    Int J Prosthodont 26:42-4. 2013
    ..01), BOP (P < .001), and BC (P = .004), which were treated as ordered categorical variables. Glycine airflow may be more effective than Teflon curettes for the maintenance of periimplant soft tissues...
  84. ncbi Effect of three distinct treatments of titanium surface on osteoblast attachment, proliferation, and differentiation
    Marcia Soares Sader
    Programa de Engenharia Metalurgica e de Materiais, PEMM COPPE UFRJ, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
    Clin Oral Implants Res 16:667-75. 2005
    ..At least in the culture conditions used in this work, alumina particles did not affect osteoblast behavior...
  85. ncbi Effect of curing unit and adhesive system on marginal adaptation of composite restorations
    Denise Sá Maia Casselli
    Department of Dentistry, Campus of Sobral, Federal University of Ceara, Sobral, Ceara, Brazil
    Gen Dent 60:e408-12. 2012
    ..The type of curing unit only affected the results for Xeno IV when the enamel margin was analyzed; the LED lamp promoted smaller gaps than the QTH lamp...
  86. ncbi Strategies to achieve fit in implant prosthodontics: a review of the literature
    A G Wee
    Section of Restorative Dentistry, Prosthodontics, and Endodontics, Ohio State University, Columbus 43210 1241, USA
    Int J Prosthodont 12:167-78. 1999
    ..This paper reviews the literature on advanced strategies that attempt to improve fit in implant prosthodontics with reference to the concept of the "distortion equation."..
  87. ncbi Influence of polishing duration on surface roughness of resin composites
    Tamayo Watanabe
    Department of Operative Dentistry, Nihon University School of Dentistry, Tokyo, Japan
    J Oral Sci 47:21-5. 2005
    ..11 to 0.57 for Lite-Fil II A. Although the time required for polishing was longer, the surface finish produced by multiple-step polishing systems was superior to that obtained with one-step polishing systems...
  88. ncbi Adhesion of bonded orthodontic attachments to dental amalgam: In vitro study
    R L Sperber
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 116:506-13. 1999
    ..Laboratory acceptable bond strengths to amalgam are possible. The surface characteristics of the amalgam appear to be more influential in the strength of the bond than does the nature of the resin...
  89. ncbi Microvascular changes after placement of titanium implants: scanning electron microscopy observations of machined and titanium plasma-sprayed implants in dogs
    M Matsuo
    Department of Oral Anatomy, Kanagawa Dental College, Yokosuka, Japan
    J Periodontol 70:1330-8. 1999
    ..The smooth machined-surface implant is tightly fixed to the bone by its threads. The rough titanium plasma-sprayed (TPS) coated implants give a scaffold for new bone...
  90. ncbi Surface energy of etched ceramic
    V Jardel
    Department of Prosthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Brest University, France
    Int J Prosthodont 12:415-8. 1999
    ..The objective of the present study was to evaluate the effect of surface modifications with hydrofluoric acid gel (concentration 10%) on the surface energy of 2 dental feldspathic ceramics (GC and PVS)...
  91. ncbi In vitro color stability of provisional restorative materials
    Hamid Jalali
    Department of Prosthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
    Indian J Dent Res 23:388-92. 2012
    ..Discoloration of provisional restorations can result in esthetic problems which are critically important in, for example, anterior areas and may compromise the acceptability of the restoration...
  92. ncbi In vitro biocompatibility of a new titanium-29niobium-13tantalum-4.6zirconium alloy with osteoblast-like MG63 cells
    T Naganawa
    Department of Periodontology, School of Dentistry, Aichi Gakuin University, Nagoya shi Aichi, Japan
    J Periodontol 75:1701-7. 2004
    ..However, its biocompatibility has not been adequately characterized. The aim of this study was to evaluate the biocompatibility of TiNb using an osteoblast-titanium co-culture system...
  93. ncbi The effect of etching on glass polyalkenoate cements
    S E Taggart
    Department of Experimental Dentistry, University College London Dental School, U K
    J Oral Rehabil 18:31-42. 1991
    ..Etching after 24 h reduced surface damage, but a 10-s etch still gave the most favourable surface appearance without loss of particulate material. Etching beyond 10 s significantly reduces flexural strength...
  94. ncbi Surface roughness of packable composite resins polished with various systems
    Alessandra Buhler Borges
    Restorative Dentistry, UNESP School of Dentistry, Sao Jose dos Campos, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    J Esthet Restor Dent 16:42-7; discussion 48. 2004
    ..Orange, CA, USA), Filtek P60 (3M do Brasil, São Paulo, Brazil), and ALERT (Jeneric/Pentron, Inc., Wallingford, CT, USA) and one microhybrid composite resin (Filtek Z250, 3M do Brasil) after polishing with four finishing systems...
  95. ncbi The influence of the veneering porcelain and different surface treatments on the biaxial flexural strength of a heat-pressed ceramic
    Giuseppe Isgrò
    Department of Dental Material Science, ACTA Netherlands, Amsterdam
    J Prosthet Dent 90:465-73. 2003
    ..Additionally, when a 2-layer all-ceramic restoration is required for esthetic purposes, part of the stronger ceramic core material is replaced by veneering porcelain...
  96. ncbi Effect of surface characteristics on adherence of S. mutans biofilms to indirect resin composites
    Masaomi Ikeda
    Cariology and Operative Dentistry, Department of Restorative Sciences, Graduate School, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, 5 45 Yushima 1 chome, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8549, Japan
    Dent Mater J 26:915-23. 2007
    ..In particular, biofilm adherence was lowest on Estenia C&B slabs when polished with diamond pastes up to 1 microm. It was thus concluded that the surface roughness and composition of a resin composite influenced biofilm adherence...
  97. ncbi Defects in nickel-titanium instruments after clinical use. Part 4: an electropolished instrument
    Ya Shen
    Division of Endodontics, Department of Oral Biological and Medical Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Endod 35:197-201. 2009
    ..4%) and eighth (100%) use. The results of this study indicated that RaCe instruments commonly exhibited unwinding defects after repeated use, and the most common cause of failure was shear failure...
  98. ncbi Effect of arm design and chemical polishing on retentive force of cast titanium alloy clasps
    Hidemasa Shimpo
    Department of Removable Prosthodontics, Tsurumi University, Yokohama, Japan
    J Prosthodont 17:300-7. 2008
    ..A decrease in the retentive force of the titanium clasps has frequently been observed. This study investigated the effect of retentive arm design and chemical polishing of titanium clasps...
  99. ncbi Residual monomer of autopolymerized acrylic resin according to different manipulation and polishing methods. An in situ evaluation
    Tatiana Siqueira Gonçalves
    Department of Orthodontics, Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
    Angle Orthod 78:722-7. 2008
    ..To test the hypothesis that no difference exists in the in situ levels of residual monomer of an autopolymerized acrylic resin, irrespective of the method of manipulation and polishing...
  100. ncbi The effect of multicolored machinable ceramics on the esthetics of all-ceramic crowns
    Sven Reich
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Erlangen Nuremberg, Germany
    J Prosthet Dent 88:44-9. 2002
    ..Whether multishaded blocks improve esthetic results and are a viable alternative to individually stained ceramics has not been fully determined...
  101. ncbi Effect of cyclic loading on marginal adaptation and bond strength in direct vs. indirect class II MO composite restorations
    Vivek Aggarwal
    Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, Centre for Dental Education and Research, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
    Oper Dent 33:587-92. 2008
    ..The marginal adaptation was analyzed using descriptive studies and bond strength data were analyzed by one-way ANOVA test. The indirect composite restorations performed better under cyclic loading...

Research Grants12

  1. Mid-Career Investigator Award-Patient-Oriented Research
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  2. UAB Oral Health Research Infrastructure Improvement
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2003
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  3. Oral Health/OHRQOL among low-SES rural adults
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  4. Alabama Dental Practice Research Network Development
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  5. LONGITUDINAL ORAL HEALTH OUTCOMES IN HIGH-RISK ADULTS
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  6. UAB Oral Health Research Innovation
    GREGG GILBERT; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  7. Molecular/Mechanical Imaging of Dentin Bonding Substrate
    Yong Wang; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Results from this work will provide critical, new insight into failure mechanisms at the dentin/adhesive interface; failure that can ultimately lead to premature breakdown of the composite restoration. ..
  8. Dentin/Adhesive Interface Structure/Property Imaging
    Yong Wang; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  9. Composition/Functional Elasticity of Engineered Tissues
    SEAN KOHLES; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The results will be used to predict the time-dependent performance of cell-polymer constructs, and to gain insight into the mechanisms of scaffold degradation and ECM synthesis...
  10. Guided Pocket Recolonization (GPR) in Periodontitis
    Marc Quirynen; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Clinical data will be collected after 2, 4, 6, 8 and 12 weeks. The results should indicate the possible role for commensal organisms in periodontal disease and subgingival biofilm formation. ..
  11. Multiaxial Single-Cell Biomechanics for Mechanotransduction
    SEAN KOHLES; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..contribute to the understanding of pathologic cell states and therapeutic approaches for load-bearing tissues, and guide the design of engineered biomaterials which control cellular function [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..