The tooth was restored with an indirect pulp cap
, resin modified glass ionomer base and composite resin, and a fissure sealant was placed in the distal pit (Figure 1e).
Six students said they would use an indirect pulp cap
and plastic restoration--even though in such a case the pulp would be compromised.
For a dentally-anxious patient, 6/32 postgraduates chose the Hall technique, 6/32 other forms of treatment, 5/32 traditional restorative treatment and 5/32 selected an indirect pulp cap
and plastic restoration (Figures 1 and 2).
Only GIC, as an indirect pulp cap
medicament, was taught by 1 respondent
Preferences for materials used for indirect pulp caps
(IPCs), DPCs and pulpotomy in anterior and posterior primary and permanent teeth.