Endodontic Access What is the Appropriate Access Size?

Given new trends, the appropriate access cavity size is evolving. This show reviews the various endodontic access types and the related goals of each, while also delving deeper into the current controversies surrounding access cavities, in general. Pay special attention to the wrapup and how a “demotivator” can be turned into a motivator!

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Duration 40:29
Released 02/12/2020

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