Effect of staining and bleaching on the microhardness, surface roughness and color of different composite resins

Karatas O., GÜL P., Akgul N., ÇELİK N., GÜNDOĞDU M., YEŞİL DUYMUŞ Z., ...More

DENTAL AND MEDICAL PROBLEMS, vol.58, no.3, pp.369-376, 2021 (ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 58 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.17219/dmp/131022
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, EMBASE, MEDLINE, Directory of Open Access Journals
  • Page Numbers: pp.369-376
  • Keywords: surface roughness, microhardness, bleaching, composite resin, color change, MECHANICAL-PROPERTIES, IMMERSION, STABILITY, HARDNESS
  • Recep Tayyip Erdoğan University Affiliated: Yes


Background. There are studies that examined the effect of staining on the surface properties of composite resins, using different solutions and bleaching applications. However, the effect of both staining and bleaching on the same composite specimens is an issue that needs to be investigated.