TITLE

Surface antibacterial properties of glass ionomer cements used in atraumatic restorative treatment

AUTHOR(S)
Davidovich, Esti; Weiss, Ervin; Fuks, Anna B.; Beyth, Nurit
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA);Oct2007, Vol. 138 Issue 10, p1347
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses an in vitro study which examines the surface antibacterial properties of glass ionomer cements (GIC) used in atraumatic restorative treatment (ART). Streptococcus mutans, Actinomyces viscosus and Enterococcus faecalis were the test microorganisms. The study found that conventional GIC used in ART showed antibacterial surface properties against cariogenic bacteria for at least one week.
ACCESSION #
27254772

 

Related Articles

  • Evaluation of antibacterial and antifungal activity of new calcium-based cement (Biodentine) compared to MTA and glass ionomer cement. Bhavana, Vankayala; Popuri Chaitanya, Krishna; Gandi, Padma; Patil, Jayaprakash; Dola, Binoy; Reddy, Rahul B. // Journal of Conservative Dentistry;Jan/Feb2015, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p44 

    Objective: To evaluate the antibacterial and antifungal properties of calcium-based cement, Biodentine (Ca3SiO2), compared to commercial glass ionomer cements (GICs) and mineral trioxide aggregate (MTA). Materials and Methods: Pellets of GICs, ProRoot MTA, and Biodentine were prepared to test...

  • Antibacterial Activity, Fluoride Release, and Physical Properties of an Antibiotic-modified Glass Ionomer Cement. Prabhakar, A. R.; Prahlad, Divya; Kumar, S. Ravi // Pediatric Dentistry;Sep/Oct2013, Vol. 35 Issue 5, p411 

    Purpose: This study's purpose was to examine the influence of adding an antibiotic mixture to conventional glass ionomer cement (GIC) on its antibacterial activity, fluoride-releasing ability, and physical properties. Methods: An antibiotic mixture containing ciprofloxacin and metronidazole was...

  • Preparation and evaluation of a novel antibacterial glass-ionomer cement. Howard, Leah; Yiming Weng; Ruijie Huang; Yuan Zhou; Dong Xie // Journal of Biomedical Science & Engineering;Dec2013, Vol. 6 Issue 12, p1117 

    A novel antibacterial glass-ionomer cement has been developed. Compressive strength (CS) and S. mutans viability were used to evaluate the mechanical strength and antibacterial activity of the formed cement. Compressive yield strength (YS), modulus (M), diametral tensile strength (DTS) and...

  • In-vitro Comparison of the Antimicrobial Properties of Glass Ionomer Cements with Zinc Phosphate Cements. Dastjerdie, Elaheh Vahid; Oskoui, Mahvash; Sayanjali, Elham; Tabatabaei, Fahimeh Sadat // Iranian Journal of Pharmaceutical Research;Jan2012, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p77 

    White spot lesions are observed in nearly 50% of patients undergoing orthodontic treatment. Long-lasting antibacterial properties of orthodontic cements can reduce this phenomenon. The aim of this research was to compare antimicrobial activity of three commercial glass ionomer cements with three...

  • Antibacterial Effects of Several Current Orthodontic Materials against Streptococcus mutans. Çatalbaş, B.; Kamak, H.; Demir, A.; Nur, M.; Hadimli, H. H. // West Indian Medical Journal;Nov2012, Vol. 61 Issue 8, p821 

    The aim of this study was to examine the antibacterial effect of several current orthodontic materials against a certain oral bacterium. The antibacterial activities of six orthodontic composite resins (Transbond LR, Light Cure Retainer (LCR), Light Bond, System 1+, Kurasper F, Transbond XT...

  • Antibacterial Activity of Triclosan Incorporated Glass Ionomer Cements -- An in vitro Pilot Study. Sainulabdeen, Sajad; Neelakantan, Prasanna; Ramesh, Sindhu; Subbarao, C. V. // Journal of Clinical Pediatric Dentistry;2010, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p157 

    Objectives: The aim of this pilot study was to evaluate the antibacterial activity of glass ionomer cement impregnated with different concentrations (0.5%, 1.25% and 2.5%) of a non releasing bactericide - Triclosan (TC) against two common cariogenic bacteria - Lactobacillus acidophilus and...

  • Antibacterial effects of hybrid tooth colored restorative materials against Streptococcus mutans: An in vitro analysis. Hotwani, Kavita; Thosar, Nilima; Baliga, Sudhindra; Bundale, Sunita; Sharma, Krishna // Journal of Conservative Dentistry;Jul/Aug2013, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p319 

    Objective: The objective of this study was to evaluate the antibacterial effect of two hybrid restoratives, namely resin modified glass ionomer cement (GC Fuji IIâ„¢ LC, GC Corporation, Tokyo, Japan) and giomer (Beautifil-II, Shofu Inc., Kyoto, Japan) against Streptococcus mutans [Microbial...

  • Protection Offered by Root-surface Restorative Materials against Biofilm Challenge. Yip, H. K.; Guo, J.; Wong, W. H. S. // Journal of Dental Research;May2007, Vol. 86 Issue 5, p431 

    The prevalence of root-surface caries is increasing. We hypothesized that some restorative materials are protective against cariogenic challenge on root surfaces. Our goal was to study the effects of different restorative materials on root surfaces incubated with an oral biofilm generated in an...

  • Comparison of Antibacterial Properties of Three Different Dental Cements by Direct Contact Test. Lawaf, Shirin; Majd, Hoda Erfani // Jundishapur Scientific Medical Journal;2013, Vol. 12 Issue 5, p607 

    Background and Objective: Antibacterial activity of cement materials can play an important role in caries prevention. The aim of this study is comparison of anti-bacterial properties of three different dental cement . Subjects and Methods: The experimental study was undertaken to compare...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sign out of this library

Other Topics