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Veneer chipping: Is one fabrication process better than another?


May 17, 2011
by ken

By Rob Goszkowski, Assistant Editor of Dr. Bicuspid

May 16, 2011 — Joining CAD/CAM fabricated veneers to CAD/CAM fabricated zirconia frameworks can reduce veneer chipping frequency and speed the fabrication process. Researchers at Ivoclar Vivadent evaluated the fatigue behavior of two different systems during cyclic/static loading and found that the IPS e.max CAD-on fabrication technique with lithium disilicate is more reliable for fabricating CAD/CAM veneered restorations than Vita‘s Rapid Layer Technology.

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