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Silver amalgam is the traditional, time-tested material that dentists have used for fillings for over 100 years.
Replacement of silver amalgam restorations by 50 dentists during 246 working days.
Coverage encompasses diagnosis and treatment planning, causal therapy, isolation of the operative site, protection of the pulp and dentin adhesion, silver amalgam and current applications, bleaching techniques, direct and indirect restorations, adhesive cementation, restoration of endodontically treated teeth, the relationship between treatment and periodontal health, pediatric dentistry, occlusal aspects, and traumatology.
In conservative dentistry and endodontics various biologically accepted materials were used such as Gold alloys, Silver Amalgam, Ceramics, Glass Ionomer cements, Composites, Fiber Reinforced resins and nanocomposites.