*  Dental braces
A bracket will be applied with dental cement, and then cured with light until hardened. This process usually takes a few ... Teeth to be braced will have an adhesive applied to help the cement bond to the surface of the tooth. In most cases the teeth ... Survey: Most Effective Dental Braces Are Least Attractive Newswise, Retrieved on July 9, 2008. Media related to Dental braces ... Bands are also utilized when dental fillings or other dental work make securing a bracket to a tooth infeasible. An archwire ...
*  Dental bonding
Can be used with light-cure, self-cure, and dual-cure materials (without the separate activators); c)Can be used for both ... "Dental Health/Dental Beauty." In 2012, new dental universal adhesives are commercialized. The universal adhesives bond to all ... One-Step-Universal Dental Adhesive (Bisco). However, there is still not a definition of dental "universal adhesive". It is ... "The History of Adhesive Bonding". CDEWorld. Nazarian, Ara, The Progression of Dental Adhesives (PDF) De Munck J, Van Landuyt KL ...
*  Glass ionomer cement
"Influence of Thermo-Light Curing with Dental Light-Curing Units on the Microhardness of Glass-Ionomer Cements". Int J ... Glass ionomer cement is primarily used in the prevention of dental caries. This dental material has good adhesive bond ... Only the material properly activated by light will be optimally cured. The presence of resin protects the cement from water ... Different methods have been used to address the physical shorcomings of the glass ionomer cements such as thermo-light curing( ...
*  Configuration factor
"Resisting the curing contraction with adhesive composites", J Prosthet Dent, 55 (4): 446-44 ... polymerization instead of high-intensity light curing incremental layering to reduce the effects of polymerization shrinkage; ... in 1987 and refers to the number of bonded surfaces to the number of un-bonded surfaces in a dental restoration. For example, ... 1987). The developing curing contraction in a bonded restoration generate stress on the bonded interface that are in ...
*  Dental sealant
Glass ionomer do not require light curing, however they will set faster with the usage of a curing light. Resin-based sealants ... It has been demonstrated that use of adhesive systems before applying dental sealants may improve retention. Traditional ... the American Dental Association, the Australian Dental Association, the British Dental Association, and the Canadian Dental ... Second generation: chemical-curing (autopolymerized). Third generation: visible light-cured. Fourth generation: contain ...
*  Dental composite
Chemical cure (self-cure / dark cure) Light cure Dual cure (setting both chemically and by light) Chemically cured resin ... The journal of adhesive dentistry. 14 (5): 407-431. doi:10.3290/j.jad.a28390. PMID 23082310. "Dental amalgam or resin composite ... Therefore, UV light-curing units were later replaced by visible light-curing systems which used Camphorquinone as a light ... light-curing resin composites were introduced in the 1970s. The first light-curing units used ultra-violet light to set the ...
*  Orthodontics
Currently a resin/matrix adhesive which is command light cured is most commonly used. This is similar to composite filling ... Fixed retainers are a simple wire fixed to the labial surface of the incisors using dental adhesive and can be specifically ... Dental age 2 begins when stage 1 ended, ends with eruption of first permanent tooth. Dental age 3 begins when stage 2 ended and ... Dental age 4 begins when stage 3 ended and ends with eruption of any permanent canines or premolar. Dental age 5 begins when ...
*  Photoinitiator
... adhesives and dental restoratives). Some small molecules in the atmosphere can also act as photoinitiators by decomposing to ... Oxygen can be photolyzed into atomic oxygen by light with wavelength less than 240 nm. O2 → 2O Atomic oxygen can then combine ... The physical properties of the cured resins are affected by the generation of primary radicals during the initial stage of ... Camphorquinone (CQ) is a photosensitiser used with an amine system, that generates primary radicals with light irradiation. ...
*  Beedi
The leaves are in abundance shortly after the tobacco crop is cured and so are ready to be used in beedi manufacture. Collected ... Unlike cigarettes, beedies must be puffed frequently to keep them lit, and doing so requires effort. Beedi smoking tends to be ... Brahmachari Sitalprasad, Jain Bauddha TatvaJnana, JainVijay Press, 1934 Kamboj, M. (2008). "Bidi Tobacco". British Dental ... with tobacco flake and commonly wrapped in a Diospyros melonoxylon or Piliostigma racemosum leaf tied with a string or adhesive ...
*  Plaster
After a curing period, the mold is opened and the dentures are cleaned up and polished. Plasters have been in use in passive ... In dentistry plaster is used to make dental models. Various types of models and moulds are made with plaster. In art, lime ... It is done in various designs containing various combinations of lights and colors. The common use of this plaster can be seen ... Straw or grass was added sometimes with the addition of manure providing fiber for tensile strength as well as protein adhesive ...
*  Dentures
"A clinical trial of light cure acrylic resin for orthodontic use". Journal of Orthodontics. 29 (1): 51-55. doi:10.1093/ortho/ ... Denture adhesive is recommended for dentures, even well fitting ones. Adhesives improve retention, seal the borders to prevent ... "Dental art: A French dentist showing his artificial teeth". British Dental Association. 30 June 2010. Archived from the ... which is either a heat cured or cold-cured type. During the processing period, heat cured acrylics-also called permanent ...
*  3D printing
Each photopolymer layer is cured with UV light after it is jetted, producing fully cured models that can be handled and used ... The hearing aid and dental industries are expected to be the biggest area of future development using the custom 3D printing ... adhesives, and fasteners. 3D printing has existed for decades within certain manufacturing industries where many legal regimes ... The mask image is then projected onto a photocurable liquid resin surface and light is projected onto the resin to cure it in ...
*  Artificial nails
... cures under ultraviolet light. Depending on brand these can show a broader variety of quality and properties (flexibility, ... "Dental Adhesives for Nails," NailPro Magazine, June 1994.. ... These dental materials were chemicals that came under the ' ... There is no smell involved, no harsh chemicals, no roughing up your nail bed and no UV light. The powder is also more durable ... Fred Slack used his dental equipment and chemicals to replace his natural nail, but over time the process has significantly ...
*  Cross-linked polyethylene
Dental applications. Some application of PEX has also been seen in dental restoration as a composite filling material. ... Limited adhesives for pipe insulation. One source suggested that pipe insulation, applied to PEX using certain adhesives, could ... The silane method, also called the "moisture cure" method, results in PEX-B. In this method, cross-linking is performed in a ... or a lighter, concrete-like material in bathrooms or kitchens especially. Mader, Robert P. (Sep 2, 2010). "California approves ...
*  Dental impression
This can reduce the efficacy of the adhesive to bind to the tray. Types of Tray Adhesives: Various tray adhesives are available ... The most common forms are: extra light-bodied (low filler content), light-bodied, universal or medium-bodied, heavy-bodied and ... condensation-cured silicones, addition silicones, vinyl polyether silicones (VPES) polyethers polysulphides rigid materials: ... Tray adhesives usually come in a screw-top bottle with a brush attached to the lid that can be used for applying the adhesive. ...