adhesive dentistry

Trends in Direct and Indirect Dental Adhesion

05 April 2019

Learning objectives:

  • Understand the evolution of dental adhesive systems and the current trends in direct and indirect adhesive strategies.  
  • Aware of present dental adhesive strategies and be able to choose and perform the optimal technique for different clinical situations.

Minimally Invasive Dentistry Approach – Concept and Techniques in Fixed Prosthodontics

05 April 2019

Learning objectives:

  • Understand the influence of biomaterials and biomechanics of dental materials used in fixed prosthodontics which provide fundamental information for clinicians on tooth preparation designs.
  • Understand how the amount of remaining tooth structure affects the compressive strength and fracture resistance of a tooth during function.
  • Describe the different applicable designs of fixed prostheses to improve the longevity of these prostheses.

Current approaches for luting CAD/CAM materials

05 April 2019

Learning objectives:

  • The minimal invasive treatment for indirect restoration
  • The modern CAD/CAM block materials
  • The various types of luting cement
  • The adhesive approaches for CAD/CAM materials

Application of polymerization principles for a successful cementation

01 April 2019

Learning objectives

  • To establish the basic principles of types of halogen lights and the history of these and halogen emitting lamps
  • To understand the differences between halogen lamps and led lamps according to different types of polymerization
  • Current requirements of a suitable polymerized system to achieve the final hardening of 80% of the composites nanotechnology
  • To evaluate the different systems of light-curing present in the dental offices, to achieve an effective adhesive dentistry