19 January 1996 Comparative research of processing of tooth root canals by Nd:YAG and Ho:YAG laser emission
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Proceedings Volume 2623, Medical Applications of Lasers III; (1996); doi: 10.1117/12.230329
Event: BiOS Europe '95, 1995, Barcelona, Spain
Abstract
For the first time the investigation results of acid resistance and microhardness of the dentin in root canals of the human tooth irradiated by Nd:YAG and Ho:YAG lasers are presented. The morphological changes in root dentin at the operated area were observed by SEM.
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Gregory B. Altshuler, Andrei V. Belikov, R. Slavichek, M. Traxler, Donald C. Hilgers, Dmitry M. Boutoussov, "Comparative research of processing of tooth root canals by Nd:YAG and Ho:YAG laser emission", Proc. SPIE 2623, Medical Applications of Lasers III, (19 January 1996); doi: 10.1117/12.230329; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.230329
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Resistance

Teeth

Laser therapeutics

Scanning electron microscopy

Holmium

Nd:YAG lasers

Laser processing

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