Journal article

A clinical trial comparing two all-in-one adhesive systems used to restore non-carious cervical lesions: results at one year

MF Burrow, MJ Tyas



BACKGROUND: Few data exist with respect to the clinical performance of all-in-one adhesive systems. However, their clinical use is increasing. The aim of this study was to evaluate the retention and marginal staining of resin composite restorations bonded with Clearfil S(3) Bond or G-Bond all-in-one systems placed in non-carious cervical lesions. MATERIALS AND METHODS: Sixty restorations were placed in 11 subjects, mean age 62.5 years. Approval for the clinical trial was obtained from the Human Ethics Committee of The University of Melbourne. Restorations were bonded and placed according to the manufacturers' instructions. No enamel etching was performed on the enamel margins prior to restor..

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Funding Acknowledgements

This study is supported by Kuraray Medical, Japan. The authors are also grateful to the Royal Dental Hospital of Melbourne for the use of its clinical facilities and staff to conduct this trial.