Effect of resin shades on opacity of ceramic veneers and polymerization efficiency through ceramics

Ozturk E., CHIANG Y., COSGUN E., BOLAY Ş., Hickel R., Ilie N.

JOURNAL OF DENTISTRY, vol.41, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 41
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.jdent.2013.06.001
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Keywords: Ceramics, Opacity, Veneers, Luting resin cement, Color change, Light polymerization, Vickers hardness, CAD/CAM, OPTICAL-PROPERTIES, COLOR, LIGHT, TRANSLUCENCY, PORCELAIN, DENTIN, ENAMEL, TRANSMISSION, STRENGTH
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes


Objectives: The aim of this study was to assess the effect of different resin cement shades on the opacity and color difference of ceramics and to determine the polymerization efficiency of the resin cement at different shades after curing through ceramics.