The influence of steam cleaning procedures on the surface roughness of commonly used type III dental stone for the fabrication of removable dentures

Cilingir A., GECKILI O., PARLAR Z., GENCEL B., BOZDAG E., Temiz V.

GERODONTOLOGY, vol.30, no.3, pp.171-175, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 30 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1741-2358.2012.00669.x
  • Journal Name: GERODONTOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.171-175
  • Istanbul Technical University Affiliated: Yes


Objective: This study investigated the possible detrimental effects of steam treatment on the surface of type III dental stone, which is a common laboratory material used for the construction of removable dentures.