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At SDI, we constantly monitor patient trends and look to seek out the opinions of dental professionals to make sure we are answering the needs of both. Take a closer look at our recent articles and case studies to find out why choice, effectiveness and ease of use are so high on our priority list.

Articles
October 15, 2020

Silver diamine fluoride: a practical guide

Louis Mackenzie, Head Dental Officer at Denplan, reviews the use of silver diamine fluoride for caries management. The COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent limitations on the use of aerosol generating procedures has renewed interest in the…
Articles
July 16, 2020

Treatment of hypersensitive carious primary teeth using silver diammine fluoride and potassium iodide

An observational cohort study M.H. Abudrya*, C.H. Splieth, M.S. Mourad, R.M. Santamaría   m.abudrya@hotmail.com Department of Preventive and Pediatric Dentistry University of Greifswald, Greifswald, Germany AIM To evaluate the clinical outcomes in light of caries…
Articles
June 24, 2020

A NON-AEROSOL RESTORATIVE PROTOCOL: SMART (Silver Modified ART)

THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION IS A PROTOCOL DEVELOPED BY DR GEOFF KNIGHT This is a protocol for treating asymptomatic carious teeth without using a high-speed handpiece. Aerosols from high-speed handpieces have the potential of contaminating every…
glass ionomers Articles
June 12, 2019

Glass Ionomer Sealant for Proactive Intervention

Fay Goldstep discusses the use of glass ionomer sealants as effective and efficient materials for the prevention of pit and fissure caries in this article originally published in the March/April issue of Dental Asia. Read…