Surface roughness of new microhybrid resin-based composites


Gedik R., Hurmuzlu F., Coskun A., Bektas O., Ozdemir A.

JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN DENTAL ASSOCIATION, vol.136, no.8, pp.1106-1112, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 136 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.14219/jada.archive.2005.0314
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF THE AMERICAN DENTAL ASSOCIATION
  • Page Numbers: pp.1106-1112

Abstract

Background. Rough, poorly polished resin-based composite (RBC) surfaces contribute to staining, plaque accumulation, gingival irritation and recurrent caries. Proper finishing and polishing enhance both the esthetics and the longevity of restored teeth.