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Sterilization Pouches - Dos & Don'ts
Sponsor: Crosstex
Released: 7/29/14
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Improper usage of Sterilization Pouches can lead to infection control breaches. Most failures are due to human error. Learn the ins and outs of utilizing sterilization pouches in your practice.


In-Office Biological Monitoring: How to use Crosstex ConFirm® Incubators and Vials
Sponsor: Crosstex
Released: 7/29/14
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In-Office Spore Testing (Biological Monitoring) Summary: • Sterilizer monitoring requires the use of BOTH an unprocessed Control vial and a processed Test vial. • Both the Control and Test vial culture medium start out purple in color. • The Test vial is processed along with a load in a sterilization cycle, whereas, the Control vial is not processed. • Before placing both vials into an appropriate pre-set temperature incubator, both vials must be activated by crushing the sides. • Upon full incubation, the processed Test vial should remain purple (indicating no spore growth) and the unprocessed Control vial should turn yellow (showing spore growth).


Adhese® Universal VivaPen Clinical Tips Video with Dr. Lee Ann Brady
Sponsor: Ivoclar Vivadent
Presenter: Dr. Lee Ann Brady
Released: 7/8/14
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Dr. Lee Ann Brady shows how to apply Adhese Universal bonding agent directly to the tooth with virtually no waste


Traxodent for Hemostasis and Retraction
Sponsor: Premier Dental
Presenter: Dr. Martin Jablow
Released: 7/2/14
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Dr. Jablow examines impression techniques, using Traxodent by Premier, to get hemostasis and retraction for predictable crown and bridge.


SOPROCARE Cario Mode (03:21)
Sponsor: ACTEON
Presenter: Colleen Rutledge, RDH
Released: 4/18/14
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Colleen Rutledge, RDH, discusses how SOPROCARE, using Cario Mode, can help clinicians and patients accurately identify and see dental caries.


SOPROCARE During Caries Removal (01:50)
Sponsor: ACTEON
Presenter: Colleen Rutledge, RDH
Released: 4/18/14
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Colleen Rutledge, RDH, discusses how SOPROCARE, using Cario Mode, can help clinicians be ultra-conservative and precise during decay removal and tooth preparation.


SOPROCARE Perio Mode (02:39)
Sponsor: ACTEON
Presenter: Colleen Rutledge, RDH
Released: 4/18/14
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Colleen Rutledge, RDH, discusses how SOPROCARE, using Perio Mode, can help clinicians identify periodontal inflammation and periodontal disease.


Biodentine Pulp Capping (4:18)
Sponsor: Septodont
Presenter: Dr. Robert Levin
Released: 2/21/14
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Biodentine Pulp Capping


Should instruments be dried before sterilization? (01:02)
Sponsor: Dental Advisor
Presenter: Dr. John Molinari
Released: 10/16/13
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Dr. John Molinari answers the question: Should instruments be dried before sterilization?
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Dr. Molinari addresses the most common cause of sterilization failure? (02:34)
Sponsor: Dental Advisor
Presenter: Dr. John Molinari
Released: 10/14/13
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Dr. Molinari discusses the most common cause of sterilization failure and how to avoid it from happening.
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Dr. DiTolla on bioceramic luting cement (01:50)
Sponsor: Ceramir (Doxa Dental)
Presenter: Dr. Michael DiTolla
Released: 10/14/13
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Learn how this new bioceramic luting cement is used to cement an all ceramic single crown restoration.


Reverse Post-Core Build-up (04:08)
Sponsor: VOCO America
Presenter: Dr. Martin Jablow
Released: 10/10/13
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Learn how to create a post and core to retrofit an existing crown. In this case, Dr. Jablow uses an existing zirconia crown.


Caries Diagnostics: Benefitting Your Patients and Your Practice (03:57)
Sponsor: Air Techniques
Presenter: Dr. Parag Kachalia
Released: 9/13/13
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Learn how dramatic advancements in caries diagnostics can help your practice. This clinical tip features Spectra by Air Techniques. Spectra is a lightweight handpiece used as an aid for detecting caries, especially early stage enamel caries and hard-to-detect fissure caries after professional oral cleaning.
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Helimend Collagen Membrane Used in Bone Graft Procedure (02:59)
Sponsor: Miltex
Presenter: Dr. Joel Henriod
Released: 9/13/13
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Dr. Joel Henriod shows how Helimend collagen membrane from Integra Miltex is used as a barrier along the buccal wall in a bone graft procedure.


Blending Composite and Enamel Using the Starburst Bevel (01:57)
Sponsor: Kulzer
Presenter: Dr. Lee Ann Brady
Released: 9/13/13
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A great clinical tip for blending composite with enamel using the Starburst bevel. Products used in this demo include Venus Diamond and iBond.
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Full Arch Provisional in One Day (02:08)
Sponsor: 3M Dental
Presenter: Dr. Tom McDonald
Released: 9/13/13
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Dr. Tom McDonald shows how he completed a full arch provisional in one day.


SonicFill For Class II Composite Restorations (07:25)
Sponsor: Kerr Restorative
Presenter: Dr. Ron Jackson
Released: 9/13/13
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Dr. Jackson presents a clinical case using SonicFill that will change the way you do Class II restorations.


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