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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Initially, the left maxillary primary central incisor was extracted and the mandibular first primary molars were restored with compomer (Dyract XP, Dentsply, DeTrey GmbH).
In permanent teeth treated under general anesthesia, compomer was also the material most commonly used (56.8% of cases), while amalgam wasn't used at all.
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.
Paul, MN, USA) and fluoride containing varnish (Colgate Duraphat Fluoride Varnish, Colgate- Palmolive (UK) Ltd, England) was applied each segment of the jaws and the caries in deciduous teeth were restored with compomer resins (Glasiosite Caps, Voco, Cuxhaven, Germany) under local anesthesia in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry.
Arslan, "Effects of different types of adhesive systems on the microleakage of compomer restorations in Class V cavities prepared by Er, Cr:YSGG laser in primary teeth," Dental Materials Journal, vol.
After caries removal, all of the primary teeth (primary molar, primary canine, and primary successor) were restored with compomer resin (Dyract[R], Dentsply, Konstanz, Germany) according to the manufacturer's recommendations.
Two days later, the cotton pellet was removed, and the cavity was restored with glass ionomer cement and compomer (Dyract XP, Dentsply, Tulsa Dental, OK, USA).
Sokolowski, "The impact of nanosilver addition on element ions release form light-cured dental composite and compomer into 0.9% NaCl," Acta Biochimica Polonica, vol.
Improvements in restorative materials and techniques, together with increased demand for aesthetic restorations, have led to the introduction of a wide range of dental materials, including compomer, resin-modified glass ionomer cements, and self-adhering composites.
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.