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Dental materials at a glance /
J.A. von Fraunhofer.
imprint
Chichester, U.K. ; Ames, Iowa : Wiley-Blackwell, 2010.
description
xi, 62 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
ISBN
0813816149 (Paper), 9780813816142 (Paper)
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imprint
Chichester, U.K. ; Ames, Iowa : Wiley-Blackwell, 2010.
isbn
0813816149 (Paper)
9780813816142 (Paper)
general note
Includes index.
catalogue key
7346816
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"Weighing in at a scant 60-odd pages, this book is nonetheless crammed full of quick-reference information." ( British Dental Association News , November 2010)
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Summaries
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This work covers each major class of dental material and biomaterial and illustrates basic chemical and physical properties. It also discusses clinical handling and application.
Main Description
Dental Materials At A Glance is a title in the highly popular at a Glance series. It provides a concise and accessible introduction and revision aid. Following the familiar, easy-to-use at a Glance format, each topic is presented as a double-page spread with key facts accompanied by clear diagrams encapsulating essential information. Systematically organized and succinctly delivered, Dental Materials At A Glance covers: Each major class of dental materials and biomaterials Basic chemical and physical properties Clinical handling and application Complications and adverse effects of materials Dental Materials At A Glance is the ideal companion for all students of dentistry and junior clinicians. In addition the text will provide valuable insight for general dental practitioners wanting to update their materials knowledge.
Main Description
Dental Materials At A Glance is the new title in the highly popular at a Glance series. It provides a concise and accessible introduction and revision aid. Following the familiar, easy-to-use at a Glance format, each topic is presented as a double-page spread with key facts accompanied by clear diagrams encapsulating essential information. Systematically organized and succinctly delivered, Dental Materials At A Glance covers: Each major class of dental materials and biomaterials Basic chemical and physical properties Clinical handling and application Complications and adverse effects of materials Dental Materials At A Glance is the ideal companion for all students of dentistry and junior clinicians. In addition the text will provide valuable insight for general dental practitioners wanting to update their materials knowledge.
Main Description
Dental Materials At A Glance is the new title in the highly popular at a Glance series. It provides a concise and accessible introduction and revision aid. Following the familiar, easy-to-use at a Glance format, each topic is presented as a double-page spread with key facts accompanied by clear diagrams encapsulating essential information.Systematically organized and succinctly delivered, Dental Materials At A Glance covers: Each major class of dental materials and biomaterials Basic chemical and physical properties Clinical handling and application Complications and adverse effects of materialsDental Materials At A Glance is the ideal companion for all students of dentistry and junior clinicians. In addition the text will provide valuable insight for general dental practitioners wanting to update their materials knowledge.
Table of Contents
Foreword
Dedication
Properties of materials - tensile properties
Mechanical properties
Biting forces
Stress
Proportional limit
Strain
Poisson's ratio
Elastic modulus
Stress-strain curves
Resilience
Toughness
Toughness, elastic/plastic behavior and hardness
Fracture toughness
Elastic and plastic behavior
Determining mechanical properties
Tensile properties
Compressive strength
Shear strength
Transverse strength
Indentation hardness
Abrasion and wear resistance
Physical properties of materials
Thermal properties
Thermal conductivity
Specific heat
Thermal diffusivity
Linear coefficient of thermal expansion
Electrical properties
Electrical conductivity
Dielectric constant
Color and appearance
Gypsum materials
Gypsum materials
Plaster, stone and die stone
Setting reaction
Water/powder (W/P) ratio
Factors in setting
Expansion
Spatulation
Water temperature
Humidity
Colloids
Physical properties
Mixing
Setting time
Compressive strength
Tensile strength
Surface hardness
Setting expansion
Comparative properties
Dental waxes
Introduction
Composition
Mineral waxes
Plant waxes
Animal waxes
Synthetic waxes
Gums, fats and resins
Wax properties
Melting and thermal expansion
Mechanical properties
Flow
Dental waxes
Pattern waxes
Baseplate wax
Casting waxes
Inlay waxes
Sticky wax
Impression waxes
Inelastic impression materials
Factors in impression-making
Recording detail
Newtonian and non-Newtonian fluids
Yield value, viscosity and thixotropy
Inelastic impression materials
Impression plaster
Impression compound
Zinc oxide-eugenol (ZOE)
Elastic impression materials
Alginate (irreversible) hydrocolloids
Setting reaction
P/W ratio and mixing
Accuracy
Strength
Problems with alginates
Agar-agar (reversible) hydrocolloid
Polysulfide rubber
Condensation-cured silicones
Addition-cured silicones (polysiloxanes)
Polyether impression materials
Mixing
Properties of elastic impression materials
Setting properties
Mechanical properties
Tray adhesives
Denture base materials
Polymerization reactions
Reaction initiation
Reaction propagation
Reaction termination
Polymer properties
Denture base polymers
High-impact resins
Pour-type resins
Rapid-cure resins
Light-cure resins
Problems with denture bases
Denture base resins
Working time
Palatal vault
Denture teeth
Investments and casting
Casting and investments
Dental casting
Composition
Gypsum-bonded investment
Composition
Properties
Effect of temperature
Setting and hygroscopic expansion
Other factors in expansion
High-temperature investments
Phosphate-bonded investments
Silica-bonded investments
Precious metal alloys
Gold and noble metals
Pure gold
Noble metals
Precious metals
Gold alloys
Carat and fineness of gold
Gold-copper alloys
Dental gold casting alloys
Low-carat gold alloys
Heat treatment of gold
Considerations in casting
Metal shrinkage
Sprues
Wax patterns
Problems with castings
Base metal alloys
Cast chromium alloys
Alloying elements
Investments and casting
Microstructure
Heat treatment
Physical/mechanical properties
Titanium and titanium alloys
Pure titanium
Titanium alloys
Dental implants
Orthodontic wires
Bonding
Combination systems
Bonded dentin
Dental cements
Cement categories
Cement consistency
Thermal properties
Mechanical properties
Provisional luting agents
Water-based dental cements for permanent luting
Zinc phosphate
Zinc polyacrylate (polycarboxylate) cement
Glass ionomer cement (GIC)
Resin-modified and resin cements
Zinc oxide cements
Hybrid ionomer cements
Setting reaction
Properties
Applications
Resin cements
Adhesive resin cements
Properties
Applications
Cavity varnishes, liners and bases
Cavity varnishes
Composition
Varnish film characteristics
Applications
Cavity liners
Composition
Characteristics
Low-strength bases
Ca(OH)2 bases
ZOE bases
Visible light-cured bases
Properties
High-strength bases
Characteristics of high-strength bases
Dental amalgam
Dental amalgam alloys
Setting reaction
Physical properties
Manipulation and handling properties
Corrosion
Adhesive dentistry
Principles
Adhesion and cohesion
Dental adhesion
Composition of Enamel and Dentin
Etching of enamel
Adhesion to enamel
Problems in enamel bonding
Bonding to dentin
Dentin bonding
Conditioning
Priming
Composite restorative resins
Dental composites
Composite restorative materials
Resin matrix
Curing systems
Filler particles
Microfilled composites
Hybrid composites
Packable (condensable) composites
Strengthening effects
Compomers
Dental porcelain
Manufacture
Composition
Feldspar
Silica
Kaolin
Metallic oxides
Dental porcelains
High-fusing porcelains
Medium-fusing porcelains
Low-fusing porcelain
Very low fusing porcelain
Glazes
Stains
Structure
Manipulation and properties of porcelain
Manipulation
Porcelain paste and stacking
Condensation
Dies
Drying
Firing (sintering)
Glazing
Firing shrinkage
Physical properties
Strength
Porosity
Hardness
Advanced ceramic systems
Porcelain strengthening
Ion exchange
Thermal strengthening
Alumina inserts and cores
Aluminous porcelain
Leucite-reinforced porcelain
Metal-bonded porcelain
Hot-pressed ceramics
High leucite molded glass
Lithium ceramics
Slip-cast ceramics
Castable glass ceramic
Machinable ceramics
Veneers
Porcelain bonding alloys
PFM restorations
Ceramic-noble metal systems
High-gold alloys
Low-gold alloys
Types 4, 5 and 6 alloys
Ceramic-base metal systems
Nickel-base alloys
Cobalt-base alloys
Titanium alloys
Casting of PFM copings
Alloying elements
Sand blasting
Restorative materials in endodontics
Canal instrumentation
Canal irrigation
Sealer cements
Canal obturation
Endodontic leakage
Orthodontic materials
Intra-oral appliances
Extra-oral appliances and jaw orthopedics
Removable orthodontic appliances
Fixed orthodontic appliances
Grinding, polishing and finishing
Material removal
Abrasives
Dental burs
Coolant/lubricant effects
Finishing and polishing regimens
Adverse effects of dental biomaterials
Categories of biomaterials
Toxicity and carcinogenicity
Hypersensitivity and allergic reactions
Type I and type IV reactions
Metal allergies
Enamel, dentin and cementum
Dental enamel
Dentin
Cementum
Fluoridation of enamel
Strontium
Bone
Mineral composition
Structure
Development and aging
Dental implants and bone
Glossary
Index
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