Comparison of Acid Versus Laser Etching on the Clinical Performance of a Fissure Sealant: 24-Month Results


Karaman E., YAZICI A. R. , Baseren M., Gorucu J.

OPERATIVE DENTISTRY, vol.38, no.2, pp.151-158, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 38 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.2341/11-435-c
  • Journal Name: OPERATIVE DENTISTRY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.151-158
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Objective: To compare the clinical performance of a pit and fissure sealant placed with the use of different enamel preparation methods, i.e. acid or Er,Cr:YSGG laser etching, over 24 months.