Clinicians Report October 2012, Volume 5 Issue 10

   
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Articles In This Issue:

Are You Worried About Radiation?
Endo Access through Ceramics: Are Cracks a Problem?
Xerostomia: The No Spit Zone—Causes and Potential Solutions
Noteworthy Products

Brands

BloXR Thyroid Collar
BruxZir
Dialite Diamond 5021982U0
Glutaraldehyde
Great White Z 801-014M
Horico Diamond AUFG001C018
IPS Empress
IPS Empress CAD
IPS e.max
IPS e.max CAD
Lava Frame
Lava Ultimate
Microdont 1016-001-801
Microlux Transilluminator
Retraction Capsule
Two Striper TSZTECH 125Z
ZR-Diamonds ZR6801 FG804
ZirCut Z807-018
Zyglo

Companies

3M ESPE
AdDent
Axis
BloXR Corporation
Brasseler
Glidewell Laboratories
Horico
Ivoclar Vivadent
Komet USA
Magnaflux
Microdont
Premier
SS White
Clinicians Report October 2012, Volume 5 Issue 10 - 201210 - Dental Reports

Abstract

Are You Worried About Radiation?

• What is an appropriate radiation dose?
• Comparison of Common Radiation Sources
• How much radiation do staff members receive?
• Holding a Sensor or Film
• Lead Aprons and Thyroid Shields
• Staff Monitoring with Dosimeters
• CR Conclusions

Endo Access through Ceramics: Are Cracks a Problem?

• CR Endo Access User Survey
• CR Research
• Ceramics Tested and Extent of Cracking
• Diamond Burs Tested for Making Endodontic Access Opening
• Clinical Tips
• CR Conclusions

Xerostomia: The No Spit Zone—Causes and Potential Solutions

• Function of Saliva
• Composition of Normal Saliva
• Signs and Symptoms of Xerostomia
• Some Causes of Xerostomia
• Dental Implications
• Treatment
• Preventive Dentistry
• CR Conclusions

Noteworthy Products

• Lead-Free, Lightweight, Thyroid Collar is as Effective as 0.5 mm Lead Collars
• Easy Gingival Retraction with an Astringent Paste Syringed through Very Fine Tip