Clinical evaluation of non-carious cervical lesion restorations using a HEMA-free adhesive: three-year results
Australian Dental Journal | WILEY-BLACKWELL | Published : 2011
BACKGROUND: The use of all-in-one resin-based adhesives in clinical practice has continued to increase. The aim of this study was to evaluate retention and marginal staining of a HEMA-free all-in-one adhesive Go! (SDI, Australia) and Ice resin composite in non-carious cervical lesions (NCCLs). METHODS: Forty-one restorations were placed in 13 patients (age range 44-72 years). Human Ethics Committee approval from the University of Melbourne and Dental Health Services Victoria was obtained. Restorations were bonded and placed according to the manufacturer's instructions. Enamel etching was performed on NCCL margins after cleaning with pumice and water. Patients were recalled at six months and ..View full abstract
The project was sponsored by Southern Dental Industries Ltd, Australia. The author would like to thank Dental Health Services Victoria and the Royal Dental Hospital of Melbourne for use of its clinical facilities.