Effectiveness of pit and fissure sealants bonded with different adhesive systems: a prospective randomized controlled trial

Effectiveness of pit and fissure sealants bonded with different adhesive systems: a prospective... Objectives To evaluate and compare the clinical retention of a SE adhesive with enamel etching significantly improved the resin-based fissure sealant placed with an intermediate layer of clinical retention of Delton-FS over the 24-month period. Clinical relevance The use of a resin-based fissure sealant etch-and-rinse (ER) or self-etch (SE) adhesives. Materials and methods Two hundred twenty-eight sealants placed with ER or SE adhesive with prior acid-etching yielded were placed in 57 children with previously unsealed, caries- better retention than the conventional sealant over the 24- free permanent first molars, employing a split-mouth design. month period. The teeth were randomized into four groups (n = 57 teeth/ . . . groups) according to the adhesive system placed under the Keywords Fissure sealant Retention Adhesive systems tested sealant (Delton FS+; Dentsply). Group 1 (control): no Intermediate bonding layer Clinical study bonding agent (conventional acid-etch sealant); group 2: prior enamel etch + ER adhesive (XP Bond; Dentsply); group 3: SE adhesive (Clearfil SE Bond; Kuraray) without prior etching; Introduction and group 4: prior enamel etch + SE adhesive (Clearfil SE Bond). Clinical assessments were performed according to According to epidemiological data, occlusal surfaces of pos- modified USPHS criteria at 1, 3, 6, http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Clinical Oral Investigations Springer Journals

Effectiveness of pit and fissure sealants bonded with different adhesive systems: a prospective randomized controlled trial

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Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright © 2016 by Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Dentistry; Dentistry
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