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Indikationsbereiche von MTA, eine Übersicht. Teil 1: chemische, physikalische und biologische Eigenschaften von MTA


Schönenberger Göhring, K; Lehnert, B; Zehnder, M (2004). Indikationsbereiche von MTA, eine Übersicht. Teil 1: chemische, physikalische und biologische Eigenschaften von MTA. Schweizer Monatsschrift für Zahnmedizin SMfZ, 114(2):143-153.

Abstract

Mineral trioxide aggregate is a recently introduced dental material. It may be used to seal perforations, make retrograde fillings in root-end resections, seal open apices, or cap vital pulps. In this review of the literature, physical, chemical, and biologic properties of MTA are discussed. Studies have suggested that MTA provides a better seal than formerly used materials such as IRM, amalgam, and Super-EBA. Further, MTA has low cytotoxicity and excellent biocompatibility. In vivo studies demonstrated a beneficial effect of MTA on pulpal and periodontal regeneration. Although controlled randomized clinical trials are still missing, MTA appears to be a suitable material to tightly seal dental hard tissues from the periodontium, or to cap the exposed pulp.

Mineral trioxide aggregate is a recently introduced dental material. It may be used to seal perforations, make retrograde fillings in root-end resections, seal open apices, or cap vital pulps. In this review of the literature, physical, chemical, and biologic properties of MTA are discussed. Studies have suggested that MTA provides a better seal than formerly used materials such as IRM, amalgam, and Super-EBA. Further, MTA has low cytotoxicity and excellent biocompatibility. In vivo studies demonstrated a beneficial effect of MTA on pulpal and periodontal regeneration. Although controlled randomized clinical trials are still missing, MTA appears to be a suitable material to tightly seal dental hard tissues from the periodontium, or to cap the exposed pulp.

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Other titles:Indications for use of MTA, a review. Part 1: Chemical, physical and biological properties of MTA
Item Type:Journal Article, refereed, further contribution
Communities & Collections:04 Faculty of Medicine > Center for Dental Medicine > Clinic for Preventive Dentistry, Periodontology and Cariology
Dewey Decimal Classification:610 Medicine & health
Language:German
Date:February 2004
Deposited On:17 Jun 2008 06:51
Last Modified:05 Apr 2016 12:23
Publisher:Schweizerische Zahnärzte-Gesellschft
ISSN:0256-2855
Additional Information:Free full text article
Official URL:http://www.sso.ch/doc/doc_download.cfm?uuid=882C554DD9D9424C4BCC0A307DE13C90
PubMed ID:15119708
Permanent URL: http://doi.org/10.5167/uzh-2580

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