Effect of acidulated phosphate fluoride and casein phosphopeptide-amorphous calcium phosphate application on shear bond strength of orthodontic brackets

Kecik D., Cehreli S. B., Sar C., ÜNVER B.

ANGLE ORTHODONTIST, vol.78, no.1, pp.129-133, 2008 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 78 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.2319/122506-529.1
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.129-133
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes


Objective: To evaluate the effect of a recently introduced prophylactic agent, casein phospho-peptide-amorphous calcium phosphate (CPP-ACP), on shear bond strength of brackets and compare it with the effect of acidulated phosphate fluoride (APF).