The Journal of Indian Prosthodontic Society

REVIEW ARTICLE
Year
: 2006  |  Volume : 6  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 63--67

Current concepts in the restoration of endodontically treated teeth


Vidyashree V Nandini1, V Venkatesh2 
1 Department of Prosthodontics, Meenakshi Ammal Dental College and Hospital, Maduravoyil, Chennai, India
2 Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, Meenakshi Ammal Dental College and Hospital, Maduravoyil, Chennai, India

Correspondence Address:
Vidyashree V Nandini
Department of Prosthodontics, Meenakshi Ammal Dental College and Hospital, Maduravoyil, Chennai
India

With a plethora of postsystems available, it is often difficult to decide which one to use. This is made more difficult by the fact that new posts are introduced before existing ones are fully evaluated in laboratory and clinical studies. This article is an evidence-based description of the different post types and the main advantages and disadvantages of each and changing trends in treatment planning, understanding of the subject, options available to us with regard to materials. Though the choice of post will be driven by personal preference and a history of clinical success, there are certain pit falls to avoid and these are outlined.


How to cite this article:
Nandini VV, Venkatesh V. Current concepts in the restoration of endodontically treated teeth.J Indian Prosthodont Soc 2006;6:63-67


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Nandini VV, Venkatesh V. Current concepts in the restoration of endodontically treated teeth. J Indian Prosthodont Soc [serial online] 2006 [cited 2020 Aug 6 ];6:63-67
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