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Understanding Dentinal Adhesives

Understanding Dentinal Adhesives

Understanding Dentinal Adhesives

Karl F. Leinfelder, DDS, MS
Karl F. Leinfelder, DDS, MS
on behalf of Dental Town

$36.00 $ 36.00 $ 36.00

$36.00 $ 36.00 $ 36.00

$ 36.00 $ 36.00 $ 36.00
$ 36.00 $ 36.00 $ 36.00
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Launch date: 08 Mar 2017
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Last updated: 08 Mar 2017

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This course is only available to trainees days after purchase. It would need to be repurchased by the trainee if not completed in the allotted time period. This course is no longer available. You will need to repurchase if you wish to take the course again.

Description

This course describes the mechanism of bonding of composite resin restorations to the surface of dentin. It also describes and discusses the differences amongst the various generations of dentin bonding agents currently available to the clinician. Information is presented about techniques used to optimize bonding of dentin. The major pitfalls associated with the bonding process will also be discussed.

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Objectives
Understand the mechanism of hybridization and the principles associated with adhering resin to the surface of dentin. Understand the basic differences amongst the various generations of dentin bonding agents presently on the market. Acquire a working knowledge of the odontoblast and its relationship to clinical behavior. Understand the etiology of postoperative sensitivity and methods recommended for prevention.
Karl F. Leinfelder, DDS, MS

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Karl F. Leinfelder, DDS, MS
on behalf of Dental Town

Dr. Karl F. Leinfelder, a native of Wisconsin, earned both his Doctor of Dental Surgery and Master of Science (Dental Materials) degrees from Marquette University. After serving for eight years on the faculty at Marquette, he joined the faculty at the University of North Carolina School of Dentistry where he attained the rank of Professor and Director of Biomaterials Clinical Research in the Dental Research Center. In 1983, he joined the School of Dentistry at the University of Alabama and is the recipient of the Joseph Volker Chair. He also served as Chairman of the Department of Biomaterials until 1994. Presently he holds positions at both universities adjunct professor at University of North Carolina and Professor Emeritus at the University of Alabama. Recipient of the Dr. George Hollenbeck award (1995) as well as the Norton N. Ross award for outstanding clinical research (1997), and the American College of Prosthodontists Distinguished Lecturer Award (1998). He has served as Associate Editor of the Journal of the American Dental Association and is a Dental Materials Research Consultant for numerous materials companies. Dr. Leinfelder has published nearly 250 papers on restorative materials, authored more than 150 scientific presentations, a textbook on restorative materials and techniques and has lectured nationally and internationally on Clinical Biomaterials. Educational Objectives: Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to achieve the following:Understand the mechanism of hybridization and the principles associated with adhering resin to the surface of dentin.Understand the basic differences amongst the various generations of dentin bonding agents presently on the market.Acquire a working knowledge of the odontoblast and its relationship to clinical behavior.Understand the etiology of postoperative sensitivity and methods recommended for prevention.Disclosure: Dr. Leinfelder declares being a consultant for Heraeus Kulzer and Pentron. He is also a stock shareholder (directly purchased) of 3M and has received an honorarium from Sybron Kerr.

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This course has been certified by or provided by the following Certified Organization/s:

  • Academy of General Dentistry (PACE)
  • 1.50 Hours

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