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 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 30 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1741-2358.2012.00669.x
  • Title of Journal : GERODONTOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.171-175


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.