The achievement of a reliable bond to dentine has been more difficult than bonding to enamel, due principally to the anatomy of the dentine substrate. The mechanisms of bonding are now much better understood than a decade ago and clinically-viable bond strengths to dentine are now achieved with many dentine bonding systems.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Pages (from-to)||85-88, 90, 92-93|
|State||Published - Mar 2000|