Light-activated resin | definition of light-activated resin by Medical dictionary
light-cured resin (redirected from light-activated resin)
a resin that uses visible or ultraviolet light to excite a photoinitiator, which interacts with an amine to form free radicals and initiate polymerization; used mainly in restorative dentistry.
light-cured res·in (lītkyūrd rezin)
Resin that uses visible or ultraviolet light to excite a photoinitiator, used mainly in restorative dentistry.
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Correlation between depth of cure and temperature rise of a light-activated resin
Surface hardness of light-activated resin
composites cured by two different visible-light sources: an in vitro study.
Refining hollow obturator base using light-activated resin
Factors affecting cure at depths within light-activated resin
Post irradiation Polymerization of different anterior and posterior visible light-activated resin
Effect of various visible light photoinitiators on the polymerization and color of light-activated resins
11 Custom impression trays may be designed using chemical-activated resins or light-activated resins