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Chapter-01 Properties of Tooth Structure by Rashid Najat, Sood Ramnik, Alla Rama Krishna (2013) Edition : 1/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/12018_1      

The science of dental materials deals with the science of materials used to replace diseased, damaged or lost part of the tooth structure. Any dental material performance in the oral cavity is directly depends on how closely the materials properties are similar to the tooth structure it is replacing. In this regard, it is important have background knowledge ... [More]

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Chapter-02 Standards for Dental Materials by Rashid Najat, Sood Ramnik, Alla Rama Krishna (2013) Edition : 1/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/12018_2      

It is a requirement that any material that is used in the oral cavity to replace tooth structure should have a set of minimum requirements for it to provide expected clinical outcome. In order to facilitate quality control and to facilitate materials selection during treatment process, several organizations around the world are actively involved in the evalu... [More]

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Chapter-03 General Properties of Dental Materials by Rashid Najat, Sood Ramnik, Alla Rama Krishna (2013) Edition : 1/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/12018_3      

This chapter provides basic classification of materials and their structure. It emphasizes on the relevant properties of dental materials for optimum clinical performance. The chapter has been organized under several subsections such as biological, chemical, physical and mechanical properties with an emphasis on the basic understanding of the concept with re... [More]

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Chapter-04 Chemistry of Synthetic Resins by Rashid Najat, Sood Ramnik, Alla Rama Krishna (2013) Edition : 1/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/12018_4      

Polymers represent one of the major classes of dental materials and in this chapter, details of various types of polymers and their applications in dentistry were discussed. The chemistry of polymers such as condensation and addition polymerization reactions with suitable dental polymeric resin materials is explained. Copolymerization, types of copolymers an... [More]

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Chapter-05 Physical Metallurgy by Rashid Najat, Sood Ramnik, Alla Rama Krishna (2013) Edition : 1/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/12018_5      

This chapter describes the characteristic properties of various metals used in dentistry, differences between metal, alloy and metalloid. This chapter focuses on the solidification mechanism of metals and alloys, common defects that occur during solidification, and their importance on the final properties of alloys. In addition, emphasis was also directed at... [More]

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Chapter-06 Restorative Materials by Rashid Najat, Sood Ramnik, Alla Rama Krishna (2013) Edition : 1/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/12018_6      

This chapter highlights about the various materials used in restorative dentistry especially direct restorative materials. The materials discussed in this chapter include amalgam, dental cements, composites and direct filling gold. For each of these materials the development of the materials composition, chemistry and its relevance to the development of prop... [More]

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Chapter-07 Impression Materials by Rashid Najat, Sood Ramnik, Alla Rama Krishna (2013) Edition : 1/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/12018_7      

In this chapter, various impression materials that are used to make the exact replica of the teeth and alveolar ridges are discussed. Details of various impression trays used for recording the impressions is also provided. For each of the impression material, composition details, their chemistry and properties with an emphasis on the pros, cons and uses of e... [More]

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Chapter-08 Orthodontic Wires by Rashid Najat, Sood Ramnik, Alla Rama Krishna (2013) Edition : 1/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/12018_8      

Orthodontic wires are used as active appliances to bring about the necessary movements of teeth in the oral cavity. Various metals and alloys used for orthodontic wires are described in this chapter. Mechanical properties appropriate to clinical performance of stainless steel, titanium and titanium alloys, nickel-titanium, and gold alloys are emphasized. Cor... [More]

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Chapter-09 Implant Materials by Rashid Najat, Sood Ramnik, Alla Rama Krishna (2013) Edition : 1/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/12018_9      

Practicing dentists spend much of their time replacing partially missing tooth structure. Researchers have developed some improved methods of anchoring prosthetic material within the jaw to reconstruct an entire tooth either as a single restoration or as a support for a removable partial denture or fixed partial denture. This chapter describes three differen... [More]

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Chapter-10 Gypsum Products by Rashid Najat, Sood Ramnik, Alla Rama Krishna (2013) Edition : 1/e
DOI:10.5005/jp/books/12018_10      

This chapter describes about the various types of gypsum products, their manufacturing procedures, and their applications in dentistry. A detailed explanation of chemistry of setting and measurement of setting time along with various factors affecting the setting rate of gypsum products is provided. Dimensional changes such as Normal and hygroscopic setting ... [More]