Can a single composite resin serve all purposes?

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The consensus view less than a decade ago was that direct posterior composites should be restricted to small restorations, preferably in premolar teeth with little, if any, occlusal function. Major advances in adhesive systems, materials and restorative techniques have combined to allow us to question this view and our increased clinical evidence base makes it appropriate to reconsider this viewpoint.


Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)73-9; quiz 114
JournalBritish Dental Journal
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 23 Jul 2005