Apical isolation for root-end filling

Bramante, Clovis Monteiro; Bramante, Alexandre Silva; de Moraes, Ivaldo Gomes; Bernardineli, Norberti; Garcia, Roberto Brandão
December 2007
Endodontic Practice Today;2007, Vol. 1 Issue 4, p283
Academic Journal
During apical surgery, it is fundamental to keep the root apex free of blood and humidity for placement of retrograde filling materials. A new device, fabricated with silicone, was designed for apical isolation for accomplishment of retrograde obturation. This device is economic, disposable, and easy to use and keep in place.


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