compomer

A type of translucent hybrid dental resin which has the benefits of composites and of glass ionomers which are used for restorations of molars and cosmetic procedures

com·po·mer

(kom'pŏ-mĕr)
Material used for cementation of fixed crowns and bridges and also for some dental restorations. Combines the benefits of composite materials with glass ionomer cements.
[composite + polymer]

com·po·mer

(kom'pŏ-mĕr)
Material used for cementation of fixed crowns and bridges and also for some dental restorations; combines benefits of composite materials with glass ionomer cements.
[composite + polymer]
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Antibacterial activity and fluoride release of glass-ionomer cement, compomer and zirconia reinforced glass-ionomer cement.
Higher bond strength is achieved with a total-etch single-bottle adhesive with a resin-based composite or compomer than single-step self-etch system over MTA.
Study was done to evaluate and compare the impact strength of reattached fractured incisor tooth using five different adhesive materials 1) Composite 2) Giomer 3) Dual Cure Resin Cement 4) Resin Modified GIC 5) Compomer.
Hence, the aim of the present invitro study was to compare the temperature changes induced during polymerisation of Composite, Compomer, Resin modified GIC and Flowable composite using Quartz Tungsten Halogen light (QTHL), Plasma Arc curing light (PAC) and LED.
composite compomer stainless steel crown and pulp therapy) or extracted if unrestorable.
Effect of mouthrinses on microhardness and wear of composite and compomer restoratives.
Color stability of compomer after immersion in various media.
One such recent study conducted in an unspecified type of deep mandibular primary molar cavities, restored with a compomer and followed for one year, showed a 97-100% success of IPT [Orhan et al.
The restorative materials used included a glass ionomer, compomer, and three composites including a flowable, nanohybrid, and hybrid.
Pattern of cell death after in vitroexposure to GDMA, TEGDMA, HEMA and two compomer extracts.
Clinical evaluation of compomer in primary teeth: 1-year results.