Addressing the Challenges of Modern Materials

Dear colleagues, As Guest Editor of the Annual Materials Issue “Addressing the Challenges of Modern Materials”, I am pleased to share with you the October 2016 edition of the Compendium of Continuing Education in Dentistry. Our article “How to Bond Zirconia: The APC Concept” may of particular interest to you for the clinical application of […]

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Can Degradation of Adhesive Interfaces Due to Water Storage Affect Stress Distributions? A Finite-Element Stress Analysis Study.

. Can Degradation of Adhesive Interfaces Due to Water Storage Affect Stress Distributions? A Finite-Element Stress Analysis Study. J Adhes Dent. 2016 Nov 10;: Authors: Belli S, Eraslan O, Eskitaşcıoğlu G Abstract PURPOSE: The aim of this finite-element stress analysis (FEA) was to determine the effect of degradation due to water storage on stress distributions […]







Which Factors Influence the Shear Bond Strength of Sealant Materials?

Which Factors Influence the Shear Bond Strength of Sealant Materials? J Adhes Dent. 2016 Sep 29;: Authors: Chiang ML, Birlbauer S, Lo YF, Pitchika V, Crispin A, Ilie N, Hickel R, Kühnisch J Abstract PURPOSE: This study investigated the influence of several methodological details on the shear bond strength (SBS) testing of pit and fissure […]


Silorane-based Composite Resin Restorations Are Not Better than Conventional Composites – A Meta-Analysis of Clinical Studies.

Silorane-based Composite Resin Restorations Are Not Better than Conventional Composites – A Meta-Analysis of Clinical Studies. J Adhes Dent. 2016 Sep 30;: Authors: Magno MB, Nascimento GC, Rocha YS, Ribeiro BD, Loretto SC, Maia LC Abstract PURPOSE: To perform a systematic review of the clinical performance of a low polymerization shrinkage, siloranebased composite (SBC) compared […]