Practitioners trends in endodontics in chennai

Int J Biol Med Res. 2015; 6(4): 5311-5315  |  PDF File  |  Category: Basic medical sciences


Aim: To find out the protocols carried for completion of Root Canal Treatment. Objective: To investigate and compare the practice trends among the endodontists in Chennai in performing Root Canal Treatment. Background: There are various procedures in completing root canal treatment such as dental caries removal, access opening to the pulp orifice, pulp extirpation, working length determination, intra-canal medicaments, cleaning and shaping which is accompanied with sequel of irrigation, obturation and finally entrance filling and restoration of destructed tooth structure. Therefore, this study assesses the differences between the endodontists in performing various protocol or methods in root canal treatment. Reason: Most of the endodontists have their own way in performing root canal treatment. Hence, this study enable to elicit various sequel of irrigation, instrumentations, obturation materials and obturation techniques used and its own significant