air-powder polishing

air-pow·der pol·ish·ing

(ār powdĕr polish-ing)
Technique for extrinsic stain removal that uses a mixture of warm water, sodium bicarbonate powder (as an abrasive to remove stains), and air. Action of sodium bicarbonate varies with grit used.
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Key players in global Dental Polishing market include: 3M Ultradent Products Young Innovations GC Corporation Henry Schein Bangkok International Dental Center Cosmedent Dental Ventures KENDA Kerr Q & M Dental Group Raffles Medical Group Riverside Dental Market segmentation, by product types: Prophylactic Paste (Polishing Paste) Rubber cup Bristle brush Prophy angle Dental tape Air-powder polishing Browse the complete report @ Market segmentation, by applications: Hospitals Dental clinics and laboratories Others Market segmentation, by regions: North America Europe Asia Pacific Middle East & Africa Latin America The report can answer the following questions:
This study concluded that once teeth have been sealed, cleaning those surfaces with air-powder polishing should be avoided.
Abrasive effect of air-powder polishing on smooth surface sealants.
Abrasiveness of an air-powder polishing System on root surfaces in vitro.
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[53.] Barnes C, et al.: Effects of an air-powder polishing system on orthodontically bracketed and banded teeth.