Biocompatibility of posterior restorative materials.

G. S. Schuster, Carol A Lefebvre, J. C. Wataha, S. N. White

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Biocompatibility of dental materials is an important consideration for the patient, clinician, laboratory technician and manufacturer. This paper examines biocompatibility testing methods and the biocompatibility of posterior restorative materials, including amalgam, casting alloys, resin composites, dentin bonding agents, cements, porcelains and ceramics.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)17-31
Number of pages15
JournalJournal of the California Dental Association
Issue number9
StatePublished - Sep 1 1996

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Dentistry


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