Plaque accumulation on Teflon-coated metal

Teruo Maetani, Ryoichi Miyoshi, Yukinori Nahara, Yasuyuki Kawazoe, Taizo Hamada

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This study demonstrated that plaque accumulation was reduced and plaque removal facilitated by the TFE coating. These findings suggest that the TFE coating has a practical application for pontics and the proximal and cervical surfaces of crowns. These inaccessible surfaces are not easily cleaned by brushing.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)353-357
Number of pages5
JournalThe Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1984 Mar

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oral Surgery


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