Accession Number : ADA134520

Title :   Feasibility Study on a Process for Electroless Metal Deposition in Pits and Fissures of Teeth for Use in Preventive Dentistry.

Descriptive Note : Annual rept. no. 8, Jul 80-Aug 81,

Corporate Author : MISSOURI UNIV-ROLLA

Personal Author(s) : O'Keefe,Thomas J

PDF Url : ADA134520

Report Date : Aug 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 42

Abstract : Further studies were undertaken to test the feasibility of using metal films, deposited by electroless or chemical means, for use in the military dental program. The research effort during the past year was concentrated in the following areas: Testing alternate etching agents, evaluating the effects of pretreatment on the silver deposit, testing alternate additives and optimizing the plating conditions on dentin. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Dental equipment, *Metal films, *Electroless plating, Feasibility studies, Teeth, Preventive dentistry, Military medicine, Deposition, Silver, Additives

Subject Categories : Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE