Endodontic Instrumentation Techniques 2010
Objectives and Goals
- Describe and understand the evolution of the standardized and the step-back preparation techniques.
- Understand the rationale and technique for alternative canal enlargement methods to include the Schilder, anticurvature, crown down, and balanced force methods.
- Describe the action of various instrument types on the shape of the finished canal preparation.
- Understand the causes, prevention and relative occurrence rates of extruded apical debris that forms as a result of various instrumentation techniques.
- Understand and desribe the principles, uses and limitations of sonic, ultrasonic and other adjunctive cleaning and shaping techniques and devices.
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