May 2013

Table of Contents

From the Editor

From the Editor: Solving Problems

Louis F. Rose, DDS, MD pp 314

Continuing Education

Remedying and Preventing Endodontic Rotary Nickel-Titanium (NiTi) File Breakage

James K. Bahcall, DMD, MS pp 324-327; quiz 328

Drug-Induced Gingival Enlargement: An Overview

Michelle L. Moffitt, RDH, Davide Bencivenni, DDS, MS, Robert E. Cohen, DDS, PhD pp 330-336; quiz 338

Business of Dentistry

Switching from Film to Digital Radiography: Many Benefits for Dentists to Reap

Heather Tuggle pp 322

Case Reports

Immediate Implant Placement and Provisionalization Using a Customized Anatomic Temporary Abutment (CATA) to Achieve Gingival Margin Stability

Scott Ross, DDS, Gregory A. Pette, DMD, MS pp 344-350

Immediate Provisionalization of Immediate Implants in the Esthetic Zone: A Prospective Case Series Evaluating Implant Survival, Esthetics, and Bone Maintenance

Barry P. Levin, DMD, Brian L. Wilk, DMD pp 352-361

Kois Center Case of Month

Porcelain Laminate Veneers: Adjunctive Treatment of Occlusal Disorders

Sandra Hulac, DDS pp 362-366

Practical Application

Implant Maintenance: Is There an Ideal Approach?

Deborah M. Lyle, RDH, BS, MS pp 386-390

Research Update

Research Update—Infection Control

pp 368

Special Reports

Composite Materials: Advances Lead to Ease of Use, Better Performance

Robert Margeas, DDS pp 370-371

3M ESPE’s Filtek™ Supreme Ultra: Offering Clinicians Exceptional Strength, Esthetics, and Handling

pp 372

Danville’s New ZNano: A State-of-the-Art Nanofilled Universal Composite

pp 374

DENTSPLY Caulk’s TPH Spectra™ Simplifies Handling and Shade Matching

pp 376

Ivoclar Vivadent: A Pioneer in Dental Composite Development

pp 378

Septodont’s N’Durance Dimer Flow Composite Ideal for No-Prep Abfraction Lesion Treatment

pp 380

Shofu’s Beautifil® II Composite Big on Therapeutic Properties

pp 382

Synca’s ENA HRi: Delivering Optimal, Natural-Looking Esthetics

pp 384

The Voice

The Importance of Leadership Development in Dental Education: A Student Perspective

Lior Aljadeff, BS, Rachel E. Krell, BA, Amy B. Lesch, BA, Harold M. Pinsky, DDS pp 392-394

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