Zhermack Information Magazine

Disinfection protocols in dental surgery

23 September 2018

One of the fundamental requisites for the clinical success of dental surgery lies in the prevention of infective complications. Preventive antibiotic treatment or the administration of antibiotics is a method of lowering the bacterial load which may colonise the site treated.

Duplication silicones or hydrocolloids? The challenge for precision

18 September 2018

Duplication of the gypsum model is a useful process, sometimes even irreplaceable, in certain dental processes, for instance when there is a risk of damage (even at anatomic detail level) or if it is useful or necessary to make changes during the modelling of the manufactured product. This way, you very simply avoid having to […]

Relining resins: characteristics and applications

18 September 2018

In recent years, in terms of fixed prostheses on natural teeth, we have witnessed a change in the usage prospects of mock-ups. These days, this step is no longer just a transitory clinical phase, but rather a moment at which adjustment can be made to improve the preparation, functionality (for instance revising the bite) and […]

Duplication of an emergency profile using Gingifast Elastic silicone

2 September 2018

Among the various solutions for gingival reproduction, Zhermack decided to focus on addition silicones, especially owing to the long working period they provide for the dental professional. This article provides a detailed analysis of the procedure for the correct use of Gingifast Elastic silicone in an emergency profile duplication case.