Effect of Er,Cr:YSGG Laser on the Microtensile Bond Strength of Two Different Adhesives to the Sound and Caries-affected Dentin

Ergucu Z. , ÇELİK E., Unlu N., Turkun M., Ozer F.

OPERATIVE DENTISTRY, vol.34, no.4, pp.460-466, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 34 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.2341/08-005-l
  • Title of Journal : OPERATIVE DENTISTRY
  • Page Numbers: pp.460-466


Objective: This study examined the effect of Er,Cr:YSGG laser irradiation on the microtensile bond strength (pTBS) of a three-step etch-and-rinse and a two-step self-etch adhesive to sound and caries-affected dentin.