Posts and their indications

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Use of fiberglass post in endodontic treatment

 

 

Why to place an
intrarradicular post?

When the tooth has lost its coronal structure by 50% or more, it is necessary to use an intraradicular post to support the new restoration (direct/indirect) after endodontic treatment.

Why choose a fiberglass post?

 

 

The modulus of elasticity of fiberglass is closer to that of the dentin when compared to ceramics or metal.

Modulus of elasticity (in GPa), of different materials used in Dentistry

 

 

 

When using fiberglass posts, if a fracture occurs, the chances of it being catastrophic are minimal.

Comparison of types of root fractures with cast metal posts and Exacto. The fractures with cast metal posts are considered catastrophic (below the threshold line).

How to place the fiberglass post?

What are Angelus' intraradicular post options?

Splendor-SAP

Universal
Single preparation for narrow, medium and wide canals

Exacto

Double taper / Translucent
For better adaptation in conical-shape canals

Reforpost

Parallel shape with undercuts
Excellent retentivity to the canal, ideal for the anatomized post technique

Reforpin

Fiberglass accessory post
Increases the amount of fibers in the cervical region. Complete filling of the canal

Technical information

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