CRITICAL EVALUATION OF RESIN CEMENTS AS A LUTING AGENT
Dr. Dhaniram Talukder*, Dr. Shubhda Gandhi and Dr. Pankaj Datta
Restorative dentistry has modified in several aspects due to the myriad of options available for fabricating indirect restorations which have come up over the past few decades, especially pertaining to ceramics and resin cements. The resin cements are the newest type of cements for indirect restorations, and they have the ability to bond to the tooth structure and the internal surface of the restoration. To maximize the properties of resin cements, a clear understanding of the factors that affect its clinical performance is of paramount importance. This article presents a comprehensive review over the resin cements with their clinical performance.
Keywords: Resin Cement, Restorative Dentistry, Indirect Restoration.
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