Antibacterial Activity of Orthodontic Cement Containing Quaternary Ammonium Polyethylenimine Nanoparticles Adjacent to Orthodontic Brackets
- Publisher: MDPI AG
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health,
(issn: 1660-4601, eissn: 1660-4601)
orthodontic brackets | R | nanoparticles | antibacterial | Medicine | Article
Enamel demineralization is a common problem found in patients using orthodontic devices, such as orthodontic braces. It was found that Streptoccocus mutans growth increases adjacent to orthodontic devices, which may result in caries development. Incorporated antibacteri...