MEANDROS MEDICAL AND DENTAL JOURNAL, vol.21, no.1, pp.26-33, 2020 (Journal Indexed in ESCI)
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MEANDROS MEDICAL AND DENTAL JOURNAL
Antibacterial activity, cutting efficiency, nickel-titanium files, silver ion coating, ETHYLENEDIAMINETETRAACETIC ACID, CRYOGENIC TREATMENT, CYCLIC FATIGUE, STERILIZATION, INSTRUMENTS, RESISTANCE
Objective: Silver ions are well known to have effective antimicrobial activity against many microorganisms. This study aims to evaluate the antimicrobial and cutting efficiencies of nickel-titanium rotary file surface coated with silver ions by using the dip-coating method.