Amorphous calcium phosphate-containing orthodontic composites. Do they prevent demineralisation around orthodontic brackets?


Uysal T., Amasyali M., KOYUTÜRK A. E. , ÖZCAN S., Sagdic D.

AUSTRALIAN ORTHODONTIC JOURNAL, vol.26, no.1, pp.10-15, 2010 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 26 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Journal Name: AUSTRALIAN ORTHODONTIC JOURNAL
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.10-15

Abstract

Background: A preliminary study using laser fluorescence suggested that amorphous phosphate-containing orthodontic composites may prevent demineralisation around bonded orthodontic brackets.