Effect of Bleaching on Mercury Release from Amalgam Fillings and Antioxidant Enzyme Activities: A Pilot Study


Cakir F. Y. , ERGİN E. , Gurgan S., SABUNCUOĞLU S. , Arpa Ç. , Tokgoz I., ...More

JOURNAL OF ESTHETIC AND RESTORATIVE DENTISTRY, vol.27, no.1, pp.29-36, 2015 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 27 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/jerd.12092
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF ESTHETIC AND RESTORATIVE DENTISTRY
  • Page Numbers: pp.29-36

Abstract

ObjectiveThe aim of this pilot clinical study was to determine the mercury release from amalgam fillings and antioxidant enzyme activities (Superoxide Dismutase [SOD] and Catalase[CAT]) in body fluids after exposure to two different vital tooth bleaching systems.