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Clinical implications of Enterococcus faecalis microbial contamination in root canals of devitalized teeth: Literature review
(Facultad de Odontología, 2015)
Physicochemical and mechanical properties of zirconium oxide and niobium oxide modified Portland cement-based experimental endodontic sealers
Aim: To evaluate the physicochemical and mechanical properties of Portland cement-based experimental sealers (ES) with different radiopacifying agents (zirconium oxide and niobium oxide micro- and nanoparticles) in comparison ...
Influence of hypertension on oral infections and endodontic treatment
Hypertension is characterized by peripheral vascular resistance that leads to blood pressure increase and several systemic changes that may negatively influence one's oral health. Thus, the aim of this study was to conduct ...
Restoration of endodontically treated teeth
The restoration of endodontically treated teeth is one of the most challenging situations of the dentist`s clinical practice, because it involves procedures related to several areas, such as Endodontics, Operative Dentistry, ...
The use of ultrasound for cleaning the surface of stainless steel and nickel-titanium endodontic instruments
(Blackwell Science, 2001-12-01)
Aim the aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of ultrasound in cleaning the surface of stainless steel and Ni-Ti endodontic instruments.Methodology Twenty nickel-titanium instruments (10 Quantec files and 10 ...
The impact of apical patency in the success of endodontic treatment of necrotic teeth with apical periodontitis: A brief review
Accumulation of soft tissue or dentinal remnants in the apical region is a common event that can cause blockage of root canals. This event can be avoided if apical patency is performed during the root canal shaping procedures. ...