Review suggests that incomplete caries removal advantageous, particularly in deep cavities

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The traditional approach to treatment of dental caries has been complete removal and subsequent restoration.  During the past decade this approach has been challenged, based on a greater understanding of the disease process.  The focus being on adequate restorations rather than a complete excavation of caries, with particular benefits for the treatment of deep caries. [read the full story…]