• enamel
  • The acid produced from this metabolism results in the breakdown of tooth enamel and subsequent inner structures of the tooth, if the disease is not intervened by a dental professional, or if the carious lesion does not arrest and/or the enamel re-mineralises by itself. (wikipedia.org)
  • In some instances, an enamel can cure in a fraction of a second when exposed to light, as opposed to thermally cured enamels which can require half an hour or longer. (wikipedia.org)
  • fluoride
  • However, there has been decrease in dental caries cases in the last decade mainly due to awareness among people about the use of topical fluoride and toothpaste and increase in oral health education and dental care. (prsync.com)
  • This reaction produces a powdered cement of glass particles surrounded by matrix of fluoride elements and is known chemically as Glass Polyalkenoate. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, it is recommended that the use of fluoride varnish alongside glass ionomer sealants should be applied in practice to further reduce the risk of secondary dental caries. (wikipedia.org)
  • It also has the benefit of the glass ionomer component releasing fluoride and has superior adhesive properties. (wikipedia.org)
  • Preventive treatment options for dental caries besides fissure sealants, involve promoting & education on toothbrushing technique with fluoride toothpaste, use of fluoride supplements & application of topical fluorides onto tooth surface. (wikipedia.org)
  • These molar teeth are considered the most susceptible teeth to dental caries due to the anatomy of the chewing surfaces of these teeth, which unfortunately inhibits protection from saliva and fluoride and instead favours plaque accumulation. (wikipedia.org)
  • BISCO
  • For post cementation, the canals were treated with total-etch, 3-steps All-Bond 2 (Bisco), and the posts were cemented with Duolink dual resin cement (Bisco). (scielo.br)
  • sealants
  • The application of glass ionomer sealants to occlusal surfaces of the posterior teeth, reduce dental caries in comparison to not using sealants at all. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dental sealants (also termed pit and fissure sealants, or simply fissure sealants) are a dental treatment intended to prevent tooth decay. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dental sealants are mainly used in children who are at higher risk of tooth decay, and typically they are placed as soon as the adult molar teeth come through. (wikipedia.org)
  • The aim of fissure sealants is to prevent or arrest the development of dental caries. (wikipedia.org)
  • Multiple oral health care professionals including a dentist, dental therapist, dental hygienist, an oral health therapist and dental assistants (in some states in the USA) are able to apply dental sealants to teeth. (wikipedia.org)
  • teeth
  • Around 400-300 BCE, Hippocrates and Aristotle contemplated ways to straighten teeth and fix various dental conditions. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Etruscans buried their dead with dental appliances in place to maintain space and prevent collapse of the teeth during the afterlife. (wikipedia.org)
  • She hardens the cement with a special curing light and ensures teeth close together comfortably. (darbycreekdental.com)
  • synthetic dental resin for producing artificial teeth, tooth filling mat. (trademarkia.com)
  • One factor that can improve the resistance to fracture of teeth needing restoration is adhesive cementation. (scielo.br)
  • Glass ionomer cements were initially intended to be used for the aesthetic restoration of anterior teeth and were recommended for restoring Class III and Class V cavity preparations. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dental impressions are negative imprints of teeth and oral soft tissues from which a positive representation can be cast. (wikipedia.org)
  • Common uses include temporary restoration of teeth, cavity linings to provide pulpal protection, sedation or insulation and cementing fixed prosthodontic appliances. (wikipedia.org)
  • Once the tooth is cavitated it requires a dental restoration in order to repair the damage, this emphasizes the importance of prevention in preserving our teeth for a lifetime of chewing. (wikipedia.org)
  • A dental impression is a negative imprint of hard (teeth) and soft tissues in the mouth from which a positive reproduction (cast or model) can be formed. (wikipedia.org)
  • zinc oxide
  • A second type of dental or surgical cement that has been used is a zinc oxide-eugenol preparation. (google.com)
  • thus, a zinc oxide-eugenol cement is unsatisfactory for many uses. (google.com)
  • In recent years, traditional phosphate and zinc oxide-eugenol cements have been to some extent displaced by new polycarboxylate dental cements, in which one of the cement-forming ingredients is an aqueous solution of a polycarboxylic acid. (google.com)
  • Previously, the National Research Development Corporation developed a dental cement which included mixing a zinc oxide powder with an aqueous solution of a polyacrylic acid. (google.com)
  • there was no suggestion that the zinc oxide cement could be used as a fixing for a temporary dental prosthesis or appliance. (google.com)
  • Examples include: Zinc oxide cement-self setting and harden when in contact with saliva. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cements indicated for liners and bases include: Zinc oxide eugenol Zinc polycaroxylate RMGIC Pulp capping is a method to protect the pulp chamber if the clinician suspects it may have been exposed by caries or cavity preparation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Non-aqueous/ oil bases acid-base cements: Zinc oxide eugenol and Non-eugenol zinc oxide. (wikipedia.org)
  • Common materials used for dental impressions are: non rigid materials: reversible hydrocolloids: agar irreversible hydrocolloids: sodium alginate elastomeric materials: silicones (polyvinyl siloxane): condensation-cured silicones, addition silicones, vinyl polyether silicones (VPES) polyethers polysulphides rigid materials: plaster of Paris, impression compound, zinc oxide and eugenol-based impression paste. (wikipedia.org)
  • tensile strength
  • The dental cements are characterized depending upon their physical properties such as moisture tolerance, bonding, flow and hydrophilicity, radiopacity, bond strength, compressive and tensile strength, and modulus of elasticity. (prsync.com)
  • Materials
  • The global dental cement market is expected to be driven by the technological advancements in dental cements with respect to bonding strength and chemical and physical properties of materials to deliver outmost results. (prsync.com)
  • dental instruments for use in casting, injection of dental materials, sintering of dental ceramic, cad/cam processes, for taking dental impressions, for analyzing occ. (trademarkia.com)
  • Hydrolysis-stable and polymerizable acrylophosphonic acid with the general formula (I) which is particularly suitable as a component of dental materials is disclosed. (google.com)
  • which is particularly suitable as a component of dental materials is disclosed. (google.com)
  • The present invention relates to polymerizable acrylophosphonic acids which have a high hydrolysis stability and are suitable in particular for preparing, or as components of, polymers, adhesives or other materials and mainly dental materials. (google.com)
  • Although Bond-1 was already compatible with dual-cure materials, Pentron added a dual-cure activator to the product, alleviating apprehension voiced by some clinicians. (dentalproductshopper.com)
  • This page is about types of dental restorative materials. (wikipedia.org)
  • There are many functions to dental lining materials, some of which are listed below: · Lining materials protect the weak tooth from post-operative hypersensitivity, reducing patient discomfort and allowing the tooth to heal at a faster rate after the procedure. (wikipedia.org)
  • polymerization
  • On the basis of polymerization, they are classified as light curing, chemical curing, and dual curing. (prsync.com)
  • Photoinitiators are compounds that upon radiation of light decompose into reactive species that activate polymerization of specific functional groups on the oligomers. (wikipedia.org)
  • The advantages of photopolymerization over thermally cured polymerization include high rates of polymerization and environmental benefits from elimination of volatile organic solvents. (wikipedia.org)
  • In order to satisfy this liquid neat oligomer can be doped with either anionic or cationic photoinitiators that will initiate polymerization only when radiated with light. (wikipedia.org)
  • aesthetic
  • This exceptional aesthetic dental service could make those smile defects disappear forever. (darbycreekdental.com)
  • Aesthetic posts are needed since traditional metallic posts inhibit light transmission, alter the restoration color and promote a rather thick, grayish line on the marginal gum. (scielo.br)
  • Further topics included the use of light-curing glass fibre strands, possibilities for aesthetic anterior tooth restoration including treatment with veneers, and the treatment of cervical lesions. (dentalmedium.com)
  • mainly
  • Out of these, resin cement and glass ionomer are expected to dominate the market during the forecast period mainly due to their high tensile and chemical bonding strength and their ease of use. (prsync.com)
  • Europe is projected to be the second leading contributor to the market growth during the forecast period mainly due to adoption of newer technologies by dentists and rise in dental surgeries. (prsync.com)
  • The most common types of plaster mainly contain either gypsum, lime, or cement, but all work in a similar way. (wikipedia.org)
  • processes
  • however, the development of dye-based photoinitiator systems have allowed for the use of visible light, having potential advantages of processes that are more simple and safe to handle. (wikipedia.org)
  • UV curing in industrial processes has greatly expanded over the past several decades. (wikipedia.org)
  • This results in higher line speeds in cases where limitations in either the curing or cooling processes within the continuous vulcanization (CV) tubes used to cross-link the insulation. (wikipedia.org)
  • oral health
  • The market is estimated to register a high CAGR in developing countries of Asia Pacific attributed to increase in population with dental problems and growth in expenditure on oral health. (prsync.com)
  • properties
  • The use of the nanocomposite in dental applications substantially influences the dental products strength, durability, longevity, barrier properties and other desirable. (google.es)
  • A photopolymer or light-activated resin is a polymer that changes its properties when exposed to light, often in the ultraviolet or visible region of the electromagnetic spectrum. (wikipedia.org)
  • Typically a photopolymer consists of a mixture of multifunctional monomers and oligomers in order to achieve the desired physical properties, and therefore a wide variety of monomers and oligomers have been developed that can polymerize in the presence of light either through internal or external initiation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Natural cement-stones, after burning, produced cements used in concretes from post-Roman times into the 20th century, with some properties superior to manufactured Portland cement. (wikipedia.org)
  • Those properties are valuable in emerging applications for: transparent electrodes in liquid crystal displays, energy-saving or heat-protecting windows, and electronics as thin-film transistors and light-emitting diodes. (wikipedia.org)
  • therefore
  • Phosphate cements are not completely satisfactory because they are highly acidic and therefore may be harmful to pulp tissue. (google.com)
  • Additionally, phosphate cements are typically porous and therefore offer no resistance to the penetration of microorganisms. (google.com)
  • Therefore, UV light-curing units were later replaced by visible light-curing systems which used Camphorquinone as a light source and overcame the issues produced by the UV light-curing units. (wikipedia.org)
  • cosmetic
  • Increase in prevalence of dental cosmetic surgeries in developed countries and rise in number of dental procedures worldwide are projected to be the leading factors for the growth of the dental cements market during the forecast period. (prsync.com)
  • North America is expected to hold a major share of the market in the near future owing to increase in health care facilities and rise in demand for dental cosmetic and dental surgeries. (prsync.com)
  • At the next appointment, the cosmetic dentist in Marysville bonds the veneers in place with a special permanent adhesive. (darbycreekdental.com)
  • You must realize that a cosmetic dental treatment greatly improves your appearance. (darbycreekdental.com)
  • Of course, all cosmetic dental patients should come to Darby Creek Dental twice a year for routine examinations and professional cleanings. (darbycreekdental.com)
  • undergo
  • Photopolymers undergo a process called curing, where oligomers are cross-linked upon exposure to light, forming what is known as a network polymer. (wikipedia.org)
  • The patient should not only undergo dental treatment (including antibiotics), but also see their primary care physician for updates in treating and managing their overall symptoms. (dentistspa.com)
  • However
  • One of the advantages of photo-curing is that it can be done selectively using high energy light sources, for example lasers, however, most systems are not readily activated by light, and in this case a photoinitiator is required. (wikipedia.org)
  • clinical
  • The D.T. Light-Post Illusion X-RO* maintains all of the features and clinical history that the original D.T. LIGHT-POST® offers with the added benefit of greater radiopacity and the color-on-command technology. (bisco.com)