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This Week Increasing Positive Outcomes with Milled Restorative Techniques
Presenter: Dr. Jeff Horowitz
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Tue  3/26/19    8:30 PM ET    5:30 PM PT
Wed  3/27/19    0:30 AM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Current milling technologies and materials have made indirect restorations more accessible to the dental practitioner. With many choices available, clinicians must first decide if an indirect procedure is indicated, and if so, which material is best suited for a specific application. This CE webinar will review the indications for indirect milled restorations with a focus on milled nano-hybrid onlays and crowns. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


This Week Restoring Caries and Preventing New Disease: A Winning Combination
Presenter: Pamela Maragliano-Muniz, D.M.D.
CE Supporter: GC America
Wed  3/27/19    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  3/27/19    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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We have to consider the environment where we place our restorations. There are numerous oral environmental factors that contribute to caries and if not considered, it can severely compromise the longevity of our restorations. There are new technologies available to not only promote favorable long-term outcomes in our restorations, but also to create an environment conducive to dental health. This CE webinar will discuss the factors that contribute to caries, restorative options, including glass ionomer technology and techniques to create therapeutic restorations and preventive recommendations to minimize caries risk. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


This Week Solutions for Implant Supported Provisional Restorations
Presenter: Dr. David Little, DDS
CE Supporter: DMG America
Thu  3/28/19    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Thu  3/28/19    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Implant provisional restorations play a vital role in predictable successful outcomes in implant dentistry. They provide esthetics, maintain masticatory ability, and serve as a functional esthetic blueprint for laboratory communications. This CE webinar will discuss materials and techniques for direct implant provisionals as well as indirect techniques including digital technology ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


The Bonded Functional Esthetic Prototype and Porcelain Veneers - How Do They Compliment Each Other
Presenter: Mario Romero, DDS
CE Supporter: Kerr Restorative
Mon  4/1/19    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Mon  4/1/19    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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The importance of enamel present in our porcelain veneer preparations is crucial for the long term success of this type of restorations. By combining the BFEP into this equation, tooth reduction can be controlled and calibrated. In this CE webinar we will walk you through a logical clinical sequence that will increase the longevity of your restorations as well as your acceptance rate. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Flowable Composite Resins: A Truly “Universal” Restorative Material
Presenter: Dr. Bob Lowe
CE Supporter: Tokuyama Dental America
Tue  4/9/19    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Tue  4/9/19    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Flowable composite resins have been around since the mid 1990’s and today are found in most restorative dental practices. Early uses were limited as cavity liners and small cavity preparations in “non-stress” bearing areas. Through advances in science these materials have become much more versatile, and now have a wide range of clinical applications. This CE webinar will explore some of the many uses for this “universal” restorative material and discuss some of the latest innovations and improvements in this class of composite resins. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Best Ways to Reward and Motivate Your Team
Presenter: Sally McKenzie
CE Supporter: Practice Management
Wed  4/10/19    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  4/10/19    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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You’ve relied on bonus plans to reward your employees for years, but maybe they are not working now. You thought they motivated your employees to excel, but instead team members focus on what they need to do to earn the bonus – and their overall performance actually suffers. Learn how you can recognize employees who put in extra effort by developing a rewards system. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Periodontal Splinting Taken to a New Level with CAD-CAM Milled Orthotic
Presenter: Mike Malone, DDS, FAGD, AAACD
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Wed  4/10/19    8:30 PM ET    5:30 PM PT
Thu  4/11/19    0:30 AM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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During this CE webinar, we will review
• Severe tooth mobility stabilized with a bonded full arch orthotic
• New nano-ceramic CAD-CAM material
• Durable and esthetic material bonded for strength and longevity ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Are You Ready for Laser Technology
Presenter: Michael Koceja, DDS
CE Supporter: Integrated Dental Systems
Mon  4/15/19    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Mon  4/15/19    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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Upon attending this CE webinar, attendees will
• Understand how lasers have evolved, and why now is the time to incorporate laser technology
• Understand the advantages of why certain laser wavelengths are more advantages’ than others
• Understand the value of lasers in numerous clinical procedures, to create more predictable clinical outcomes
• Change the way they practice to provide cutting edge technology to their patients ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


Injectables Take the Sting Out of Composite Placement
Presenter: Sam Simos, D.D.S.
CE Supporter: GC America
Wed  4/17/19    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Wed  4/17/19    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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The evolution of today’s restoratives has advanced at a staggering pace. This CE webinar explores the most recent advancements of injectable composites and how they will transform the way you do dentistry. We will break down and simplify the components of successful composite placement through a look at preparation design to an exploration of the latest adhesives and curing lights currently available. Don’t miss this CE webinar for valuable up to date information on materials and techniques you will put into practice the next day. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


The Updated 2018 AAP Classification of Periodontal and Peri-Implant Diseases - Aligning the Dental Hygiene Diagnosis
Presenter: Marianne Dryer, RDH, MEd
CE Supporter: Premier Dental
Tue  4/23/19    7:00 PM ET    4:00 PM PT
Tue  4/23/19    11:00 PM UTC
CE Credits: 1 Live, Interactive CEU
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The dental hygiene diagnosis is a critical part of providing optimum treatment planning and care for the dental patient. The updated AAP Classification System created in 2017 represents a multi-dimensional staging and grading framework for periodontitis and peri-implant disease. This CE webinar will examine the evolution of the updated system including the concepts of staging and grading to classify each periodontal patient. Determining a patient’s likelihood to predictably respond to therapy is a unique feature of the new classification system and allows for individualized treatment plan development. The CE webinar will also highlight the need and value of collaboration amongst dental and medical professionals. Finally, and perhaps most importantly, the importance of team calibration when incorporating the system into office protocols will be discussed. ( full description, bio and commercial disclosure )


On-Demand CE Webinars 
 






Simplify Your Routine: Become More Efficient & More Profitable With Your Restorative Dentistry
Presenter: Joshua Austin, DDS, MAGD
CE Supporter: Tokuyama Dental America
Release Date: 3/12/19
Expiration Date: 3/12/22
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Our lives are growing more and more complex. Our practices are growing more and more complex. We are continually being asked to do more and more while reimbursements are staying flat. We must work to remain efficient with our everyday workflows. This CE webinar will demonstrate opportunities to simplify our everyday restorative dentistry while maintaining excellent results!







Respiratory Protection in Dental Procedures: Selection, Proper Wear and Common Misuses of Face Masks
Presenter: Mary Govoni, CDA, RDA, RDH, MBA
CE Supporter: Medicom
Release Date: 3/8/19
Expiration Date: 3/8/22
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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This CE webinar is designed to assist dental professionals to make sound decisions regarding their respiratory protection while treating patients. The topics included are understanding ASTM levels of masks, selection of the right mask for a particular procedure, donning the mask for maximum respiratory protection and common mistakes that dental professionals make regarding the use of face masks.







Eyes Wide Open - A Stroll Into the World of Bioactivity
Presenter: Dr. Ron Kaminer
CE Supporter: Premier Dental
Release Date: 3/7/19
Expiration Date: 3/7/22
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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The term bioactivty has been used loosely for the past few years in dentistry. Is it just a term that dentists and hygienists like to hear or is there any clinical relevance to this term? In this CE webinar, join us as we explore the "bioactive" world as it relates to dental products and materials and discover potential uses of bioactive products in dentistry.







EXTRA SMART - A Technical for Expanding the Clinical Use of Silver Diamine Fluoride
Presenter: Geoffrey Knight, BDSc MSc MBA PhD
CE Supporter: SDI
Release Date: 3/6/19
Expiration Date: 3/6/22
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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This CE webinar shows how to apply Silver Diamine Fluoride (SDF) and Potassium Iodide (KI) to turn dental caries into a non staining, protective base beneath a restoration. Restoring single surface occlusal or proximal caries with auto cure glass ionomer cement and multiple surface lesions with a GIC/composite resin “sandwich” restoration.







MACdentistry: The What, When, How, and Why of Current Indirect Restorative Materials, Adhesives, and Cements
Presenter: Thomas Dudney, D.M.D.
CE Supporter: GC America
Release Date: 3/1/19
Expiration Date: 3/1/22
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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As restorative materials, adhesives, and cements, continue to evolve, change, and improve it becomes more difficult for restorative dentists to keep up with the latest advances. With increasingly higher patient expectations for long term clinical success, it is important that the dentist have an understanding and working knowledge of these materials in order to make sound decisions. This CE webinar will discuss factors affecting the selection of these materials, adhesives, and cements, and show cases to demonstrate their use in different clinical situations.







RMGI Cements & Restorative Materials, Our Best Friends!
Presenter: Dr. Jose-Luis Ruiz
CE Supporter: VOCO America
Release Date: 2/28/19
Expiration Date: 2/28/22
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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In this CE webinar, we will review what Resin Modified Glass Ionomers (RMGIs) are and why they should always be part of the modern dentist armamentarium. When isolation is near impossible, nothing will help contribute to success more than our old friends, the RMGIs.







Teledentistry: An Integral Part of Your Practice?
Presenter: Susan Daniel, PhD, RDH
CE Supporter: Philips Oral Healthcare
Release Date: 2/27/19
Expiration Date: 2/27/22
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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We live in an exciting time as health care technology is exploding. During this CE webinar, an overview of the development and current applications of teledentistry around the world will be presented. Current usage of teledentistry and the benefit to patients, professionals and costs (time, travel, financial), as well as equipment options and security of healthcare information will be discussed.







2019 Award Winning Products and Clinical Problem Solvers
Presenter: Dr. Sabiha Bunek
CE Supporter: Dental Advisor
Release Date: 2/14/19
Expiration Date: 2/14/22
CE Credits: 2 CEU (Self-Study)
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It is challenging for clinicians to keep abreast of the vast array of materials and equipment on the market. In this CE webinar, you will learn which products received high accolades in their particular product category as well as those products that have been identified for solving a particular clinical challenge.







The Buried Treasure of Unscheduled Treatment
Presenter: Sally McKenzie
CE Supporter: Practice Management
Release Date: 2/7/19
Expiration Date: 2/7/22
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Discover how tens of thousands of dollars never get transferred from your practice management software to your checking account. Learn how lack of systems and accountability contribute to burying your treasure!







Increasing Positive Outcomes for Light Cured Direct Composite Restorations
Presenter: Dr. Jeff Horowitz
CE Supporter: GC America
Release Date: 2/5/19
Expiration Date: 2/5/22
CE Credits: 1 CEU (Self-Study)
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Light-cured direct composite restorations account for a great deal of the production in many restorative dental practices. The use of bulk-fill light cured materials have helped improve efficiency. Careful attention must still be given in order to prevent errors that can ultimately compromise the longevity of these restorations. This CE webinar will explore material and technique choices with regard to light-cured bulk-fill resins and focus on specific practices to increase predictability for the practitioner and patient alike.


Dental Podcast Episodes 
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Episode: Benefits of a One-Shade Universal Composite
View All Episodes from: Tokuyama Dental Podcast Series
Series: Tokuyama Dental America CE Credits: 0
Presenter: Dr. Bob Lowe Release Date: 3/15/19

Episode: Efficiencies in Fabrication of a Long Term Provisional Crown
View All Episodes from: DMG America Dental Podcast Series
Series: DMG America CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. Gary Radz Release Date: 3/15/19

Episode: Disinfectant Wipes – Using them Effectively
View All Episodes from: Medicom Dental Podcast Series
Series: Medicom CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Mary Govoni, CDA, RDA, RDH, MBA Release Date: 3/11/19

Episode: Ergonomics in Dentistry
View All Episodes from: Viva Learning Originals
Series: Viva Learning Originals CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Mary Govoni, CDA, RDA, RDH, MBA Release Date: 2/26/19

Episode: OSHA Compliance
View All Episodes from: Viva Learning Originals
Series: Viva Learning Originals CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Mary Govoni, CDA, RDA, RDH, MBA Release Date: 2/26/19

Episode: Infection Prevention
View All Episodes from: Viva Learning Originals
Series: Viva Learning Originals CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Mary Govoni, CDA, RDA, RDH, MBA Release Date: 2/26/19

Episode: HIPAA Compliance
View All Episodes from: Viva Learning Originals
Series: Viva Learning Originals CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Mary Govoni, CDA, RDA, RDH, MBA Release Date: 2/26/19

Episode: The State of Dental Marketing
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Series: Viva Learning Originals CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. Todd Snyder, DDS Release Date: 2/18/19

Episode: Marketing your Dental Practice
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Series: Viva Learning Originals CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. Todd Snyder, DDS Release Date: 2/18/19

Episode: Stressors in the Dental Office
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Series: Viva Learning Originals CE Credits: 0.25
Presenter: Dr. Todd Snyder, DDS Release Date: 2/18/19

Product Training 
 

BioSonic UC150 Ultrasonic Cleaner
Sponsor: COLTENE
Released: 2/11/19
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Coltene is proud to introduce the newest member of the BioSonic family, the BioSonic UC150. Designed to meet the needs of medium-sized practices, the BioSonic UC150 offers the same great quality you’ve come to expect from Coltene, plus some of the latest technological enhancements in ultrasonic cleaning.


Meron Plus QM
Sponsor: VOCO America
Released: 1/28/19
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Meron Plus QM is an automix resin modified glass ionomer cement. You can use it with confidence for the cementation of metal-based inlays, onlays, crowns and bridges; for high-strength all-ceramic crowns and bridges, such as those that are zirconium dioxide-based; for high-strength all-ceramic inlays; and for metal, ceramic and fiber-reinforced posts.


Simplicity LED Operatory Light
Sponsor: DentalEZ®
Released: 1/8/19
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With the Simplicity LED you get an operatory light that lasts much longer than halogen, but operates at a cooler temperature and reduces your energy costs.


GC Fuji® Automix LC
Sponsor: GC America
Released: 1/2/19
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GC is proud to introduce the next generation bioactive restorative: The GC Fuji Automix LC, a radiopaque bioactive resin-reinforced light-cured glass ionomer restorative.


Piezotome® CUBE
Sponsor: ACTEON
Released: 12/12/18
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Acteon’s new cutting-edge Piezotome CUBE is an innovative, new solution for performing piezoelectric ultrasonic bone surgery. It is a powerfully responsive tool for safe, predictable and precise procedures.


G-aenial BULK Injectable & G-aenial Universal Injectable
Sponsor: GC America
Released: 10/29/18
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GC is pleased to present its new G-aenial injectable composites, innovative materials which allow you to create anatomy as you inject, while providing an exceptionally strong and long lasting esthetic restoration.


Cervitec® Plus Chlorhexidine Varnish
Sponsor: Ivoclar Vivadent
Released: 10/8/18
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The Cervitec Plus varnish system, which contains the effective combination of the active ingredients chlorhexidine and thymol, allows you to selectively control these germs and therefore reduce an important caries risk factor.


StarETorque Electric Handpiece System
Sponsor: DentalEZ®
Released: 7/25/18
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The StarETorque Electric System combines the power and performance you’ve come to expect from StarDental. With customizable settings for multiple procedures, the StarETorque seamlessly combines power with performance.


ONE COAT 7 UNIVERSAL
Sponsor: COLTENE
Released: 7/12/18
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ONE COAT 7 UNIVERSAL is a light-cured, one-component universal bonding agent that works with all techniques without the need for silane or primer.


Extraction Technique Using Piezotome® Cube
Sponsor: ACTEON
Released: 7/7/18
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Give a new dimension to your dental practice with Piezotome® Cube. Delicate procedures can be done much faster, without making any compromise between maximum power output and patient safety. The new generation of ACTEON® piezoelectric device embodies the next step in superior and atraumatic osseous surgery procedures. Watch this short demonstration of the Piezotome® Cube with Dr. Brooks.


Clinical Tips 
 

Dr. Horowitz on G-ænial BULK Injectable (04:56)
Sponsor: GC America
Presenter: Dr. Jeff Horowitz
Released: 2/14/19
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Dr. Jeff Horowitz discusses the benefits of G-ænial™ BULK Injectable, an injectable high-strength nano-particle composite with FSC Technology (Full Coverage Silane Coating).


Dr. Halpern on CERASMART (02:58)
Sponsor: GC America
Presenter: Karyn Halpern, DMD, MS
Released: 2/8/19
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Dr. Karyn Halpern discusses the features and benefits of using CERASMART®, a revolutionary, force absorbing, flexible nano ceramic CAD/CAM block.


Dr. Miyasaki on ProVecta HD, ScanX PSP sensors, and ScanX Swift (02:20)
Sponsor: Air Techniques
Presenter: Michael Miyasaki, D.D.S.
Released: 1/23/19
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Dr. Michael Miyasaki talks about the value of using ProVecta® HD Intraoral X-Ray, ScanX® PSP sensors, and ScanX® Swift in his office.


Dr. Miyasaki on ScanX Classic and ScanX PSP sensors (03:10)
Sponsor: Air Techniques
Presenter: Michael Miyasaki, D.D.S.
Released: 1/23/19
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Dr. Michael Miyasaki goes over the benefits of ScanX® Classic and ScanX® PSP sensors use in the dental office.


Dr. Brown on GOCCLES (01:36)
Sponsor: Pierrel Pharma
Presenter: Dr. Tanya Brown
Released: 1/3/19
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Dr. Tanya Brown discusses the importance of oral cancer screening and the ease of using GOCCLES® for oral cancer detection.


Dr. Goldie on GOCCLES (03:38)
Sponsor: Pierrel Pharma
Presenter: Maria Goldie, RDH, BA, MS
Released: 1/3/19
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Dr. Maria Goldie discusses the benefits of GOCCLES®, an oral cancer screening glass, and shows clinical images comparing conventional visual exams versus using GOCCLES®.


Lisa Maisonet on BioCoat (02:23)
Sponsor: Premier Dental
Presenter: Lisa Maisonet, RDH, BS, PHDHP, EFDA, CDA
Released: 1/2/19
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Lisa Maisonet talks about the benefits of BioCoat™, the first and only bioactive pit and fissure sealant featuring SmartCap™ Technology.


Lisa Maisonet on Enamelon (02:08)
Sponsor: Premier Dental
Presenter: Lisa Maisonet, RDH, BS, PHDHP, EFDA, CDA
Released: 1/2/19
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Lisa Maisonet discusses the features of Enamelon®, a great treatment option for patients that are struggling with periodontal disease.


Dr. Simos on Bifix QM (02:42)
Sponsor: VOCO America
Presenter: Sam Simos, D.D.S.
Released: 12/31/18
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Dr. Sam Simos talks about prep tapers and using Bifix® QM on retentive and non-retentive crowns.


Dr. Volker on ACTIVA BioACTIVE-RESTORATIVE (04:25)
Sponsor: Pulpdent
Presenter: Dr. Arthur Volker
Released: 12/31/18
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Dr. Arthur Volker discusses caries restoration and the use of ACTIVA™ BioACTIVE-RESTORATIVE, a resin modified glass ionomer.


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