The heat emitted from some QTH and LED light curing units in consecutive activations. A laboratory assessment

Felicity Borrie, R. G. Chadwick

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    Abstract

    The temperature rises produced by two Quartz-Tungsten-Halogen (QTH) bulb and four solid-state light emitting diode (LED) light curing units (LCU's) was measured on five separate occasions following (i) activation for 40 seconds and (ii) three consecutive activations of 40 seconds. For both periods of activation evaluated the Luxor QTH LCU exhibited significantly (P
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)66-9
    Number of pages4
    JournalEuropean Journal of Prosthodontics and Restorative Dentistry
    Volume18
    Issue number2
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2010

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