Apical extrusion of intracanal bacteria following use of various instrumentation techniques


Kustarci A., Akpinar K. E. , Suemer Z., Er K., Bek B.

INTERNATIONAL ENDODONTIC JOURNAL, vol.41, no.12, pp.1066-1071, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 41 Issue: 12
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1365-2591.2008.01470.x
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL ENDODONTIC JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.1066-1071

Abstract

To evaluate the number of bacteria extruded apically from extracted teeth ex vivo after canal instrumentation using a manual technique and three engine-driven techniques utilizing nickel-titanium instruments (K3, RaCe, and FlexMaster).