Micro-CT and nano-CT analysis of filling quality of three different endodontic sealers

Huang Y., ÇELİKTEN B., Vasconcelos K. d. F., Pinheiro Nicolielo L. F., Lippiatt N., Buyuksungur A., ...More

DENTOMAXILLOFACIAL RADIOLOGY, vol.46, no.8, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 46 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1259/dmfr.20170223
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Keywords: MicroCT, nanostructures, root canal filling materials, dental seal, endotonic obturation, ROOT FILLINGS, SINGLE-POINT, ABILITY, LEAKAGE
  • Middle East Technical University Affiliated: Yes


Objectives: To investigate voids in different root canal sealers using micro-CT and nano-CT, and to explore the feasibility of using nano-CT for quantitative analysis of sealer filling quality.