Provisional repair of a zirconia fixed partial denture with fibre-reinforced restorative composite: a clinical report.

Bagis B., Ustaomer S., Lassila L. V. J., Vallittu P. K.

Journal (Canadian Dental Association), vol.75, no.2, pp.133-7, 2009 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 75 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Journal Name: Journal (Canadian Dental Association)
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.133-7
  • Karadeniz Technical University Affiliated: Yes


Although all-ceramic restorations have become popular, they present some biomechanical problems. Some technical failures can be repaired intraorally to help maintain the longevity of the restoration. This clinical report describes an intraoral method for repairing a fractured 4-unit posterior zirconia-based ceramic fixed partial denture using fibre-reinforced composite material.