Shear Bond Strength and Microleakage of a New Self-etch Sealant Containing S-PRG filler

S-PRG 필러를 포함하는 치면열구전색제의 전단결합강도 및 미세누출

  • An, Jinseon (Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Oral Science Research Center, College of Dentistry, Gangneung-Wonju National University) ;
  • Lee, Juhyun (Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Oral Science Research Center, College of Dentistry, Gangneung-Wonju National University) ;
  • Seo, Hyunwoo (Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Oral Science Research Center, College of Dentistry, Gangneung-Wonju National University) ;
  • Park, Howon (Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Oral Science Research Center, College of Dentistry, Gangneung-Wonju National University)
  • 안진선 (강릉원주대학교 치과대학 소아치과학 교실 및 구강과학연구소) ;
  • 이주현 (강릉원주대학교 치과대학 소아치과학 교실 및 구강과학연구소) ;
  • 서현우 (강릉원주대학교 치과대학 소아치과학 교실 및 구강과학연구소) ;
  • 박호원 (강릉원주대학교 치과대학 소아치과학 교실 및 구강과학연구소)
  • Received : 2015.11.13
  • Accepted : 2015.12.05
  • Published : 2016.11.30


The purpose of this study was to evaluate shear bond strength and microleakage of a new self-etch fissure sealant containing S-PRG filler (BeautiSealant). Fourty-five premolars were randomly divided into three groups: SEPBS group (Self-etching primer + BeautiSealant), AEBS group (Phosphoric acid etching + BeautiSealant), AECP group (Phosphoric acid etching + $Clinpro^{TM}$ sealant). For the shear bond strength test, microcylinders of fissure sealant were bonded to prepared buccal surfaces of teeth and shear bond strengths were measured by a universal testing machine. For the microleakage test, sealants were applicated on each occlusal fissure of teeth. All teeth surface were coated with finger nail varnish, with the exception of a 1.0 mm window around the sealant margins. The teeth were immersed in 2% methylene blue solution for 24 hours and then rinsed in water. The teeth were then embedded in resin and cut buccolingually along the tooth axis and observed with a stereomicroscope to determine the degree of microleakage. SEPBS group demonstrated lower bond strength in comparison with that of AEBS and AECP groups (p < 0.05). However, no significant differences were observed between AEBS and AECP groups. There was no statistically significant difference in degree of microleakage among three groups.


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