Case Study – Defective Filling

Case Study Consent is a complex subject and although there are universally agreed principles there are also certain “grey areas” when the dental team needs to make their own balanced judgements. For consent to be valid, the patient must have received enough information to make the decision. This is what we mean by ‘informed consent’.… Continue reading Case Study – Defective Filling

Composite Filling Materials Disadvantages

1. Composites are extremely technique sensitive. The dentist’s technique must be 100% perfect otherwise the composite is likely to cause problems and fail. All dentists have seen posterior composite being placed and caries being evident sometime later. Composite is very technique sensitive and does not like any moisture at all. This is extremely problematic for… Continue reading Composite Filling Materials Disadvantages