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Antimicrobial activity of Ca(OH)2 containing pastes with Enterococcus faecalis in vitro

Authors
 Gu Yong Han ; Sung-Ho Park ; Tai Cheol Yoon 
Citation
 Journal of Endodontics, Vol.27(5) : 328~332, 2001 
Journal Title
 Journal of Endodontics 
ISSN
 0099-2399 
Issue Date
2001
Abstract
Sixty-eight standardized human root specimens were infected with Enterococcus faecalis for 3 wk after removal of the smear layer. After 3 wk of infection, the smear layer was reformed and in half of the specimens, the smear layer was again removed. Aqueous Ca(OH)2 paste and silicone oil based Ca(OH)2 paste were used as the test medications. The specimens were divided into four groups (i.e. (a) nonsmeared aqueous calcium hydroxide group, (b) nonsmeared silicon oil-based calcium hydroxide group, (c) smeared aqueous calcium hydroxide group, and (d) smeared silicon oil-based calcium hydroxide group. Medications were placed in the canals for 7 days. After removal of medications dentin chips were collected and incubated. The quantity of bacteria present was assessed. All calcium hydroxide pastes were effective in the elimination of bacteria in the dentinal tubules, except in the smeared group with silicone oil-based calcium hydroxide.
URI
http://ir.ymlib.yonsei.ac.kr/handle/22282913/142599
DOI
10.1097/00004770-200105000-00004
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1. 연구논문 > 2. College of Dentistry > Dept. of Conservative Dentistry
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