Effect of Tooth Surface Preparation on the Bonding of Self-Etching Primer Adhesives
OA Adebayo, MF Burrow, MJ Tyas, J Palamara
Operative Dentistry | OPERATIVE DENTISTRY INC | Published : 2012
The aim of this study was to determine the bonding effectiveness of four self-etching primer adhesives after various tooth preparation protocols. Enamel/dentin specimens were prepared from 84 permanent molars, divided into three enamel preparation groups (silicon carbide paper [SiC1; erbium, chromium:yttri-um, scandium, gallium, garnet [Er,Cr:YSGG] laser [EL] and diamond bur [DB]) and five dentin preparation groups (SiC, EL, DB, steel[SB], and ceramic burs [CBs]). In each group,specimens were equally divided into four sub-groups and were bonded using Clearfil SEBond (CSE, Kuraray), Xeno IV (XE, Dentsply),Tokuyama Bond Force (TK, Tokuyama) and Filtek Silorane System Adhesive (FS, 3MESPE), as ..View full abstract
This study was supported by an educational research grant from Dentsply Australia. The authors also acknowledge the generous donation of materials provided by the following companies: Kuraray Medical, Okayama, Japan; Tokuyama Dental, Tokyo, Japan; Dentsply-Caulk, Milford, DE, and 3M ESPE, St Paul, MN; and the Er,Cr:YSGG laser (Waterlase) by Biolase Technology Inc, San Clemente, CA.