The high-speed handpiece dilemma

Christensen, Gordon J.
October 1999
Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA);Oct99, Vol. 130 Issue 10, p1494
Academic Journal
Discusses major handpiece deficiencies and suggests solutions that manufacturers could implement. Concept of high-speed tooth-structure cutting; Uses of high-speed air-rotor handpieces in dentistry; Problems due to handpieces' lack of ability to withstand heat in sterilization.


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