Clinical Evaluation of a Fissure Sealant Placed by Acid Etching or Er: YAG Laser Combined with Acid Etching


DURMUŞ B. , EREN GİRAY F. , Peker S. , KARGÜL B.

ORAL HEALTH & PREVENTIVE DENTISTRY, vol.15, no.2, pp.157-162, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 15 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.3290/j.ohpd.a37927
  • Title of Journal : ORAL HEALTH & PREVENTIVE DENTISTRY
  • Page Numbers: pp.157-162

Abstract

Purpose: To evaluate the efficacy of conventional acid etching alone (acid etching) and Er:YAG laser combined with acid etching (laser + acid etching) on fissure sealant (FS) retention of first permanent molars (FPMs) after 18 months.