TITLE

Acid etching of dentin: too early to recommend

AUTHOR(S)
Leinfelder, Karl F.
PUB. DATE
April 1992
SOURCE
Quintessence International;Apr1992, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p229
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects upon the acid etching of dentin. He discusses factors related to cavity preparations and opines that acid etching of dentin increases the potential for adhesive bonding of resin restoration. He refers several studies the benefits of dentinal etching with inorganic acids and warns about the lack of long-term clinical studies related to the topic.
ACCESSION #
38699006

 

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