• Calcium
  • In order to encourage pulpal recovery, it is important to use a sedative, non-cytotoxic material such as Setting Calcium Hydroxide cement. (wikipedia.org)
  • cavity
  • Common uses include temporary restoration of teeth, cavity linings to provide pulpal protection, sedation or insulation and cementing fixed prosthodontic appliances. (wikipedia.org)
  • restoration
  • Light-cured - required a curing lamp to complete set Dual-cured - can be light cured at the restoration margins but chemically cure in areas that the curing lamp cannot penetrate Self-etch - these etch the tooth surface and do not require an intermediate bonding agent Resin cements come in a range of shades to improve aesthetics. (wikipedia.org)
  • These difficulties led to development of a post and core restoration as a separate entity with an artificial crown cemented over a core and remaining tooth structure. (dentalindia.com)
  • liquid
  • Traditional cements are presented as separate power & liquid components, manually mixed to form a viscous liquid, which then sets to form a brittle solid after application on the required treatment surface. (wikipedia.org)