Journal of Odontology

Journal of Odontology
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Cordeiro KF

Cordeiro KF


  • Review Article
    Current Protocols for Endodontic Retreatment: A Review
    Author(s): Cordeiro KF, Silva DF, Filho IDJ and Castro FPLCordeiro KF, Silva DF, Filho IDJ and Castro FPL

    Introduction: Endodontic retraction is a procedure performed on a tooth that received an earlier attempt at a definitive treatment that resulted in a condition requiring additional new endodontic treatment to achieve a successful outcome. The main cause of treatment failure is insufficient cleaning and inadequate obturation.Objective: To evaluate, through a literature review, the endodontic retreatments with rotary and mechanical files, which is the best efficacy.Methods: Experimental and clinical studies were included (case reports, retrospective, prospective and randomized trials) with qualitative and quantitative analysis. The words were included “Endodontic Retreatments” and “Endodontic Treatments."Conclusion: With recent technological advances in the area of endodontics.. View More»

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