8. New Organic Polyacid–Inorganic Composites for Improved Dental Materials

  1. Alaa S. Abd-El-Aziz2,
  2. Charles E. Carraher Jr.3,
  3. Charles U. Pittman Jr.4,
  4. John E. Sheats5 and
  5. Martel Zeldin6
  1. Bill M. Culbertson,
  2. Minhhoa H. Dotrong and
  3. Scott R. Schricker

Published Online: 28 JUL 2004

DOI: 10.1002/0471683779.ch8

Macromolecules Containing Metal and Metal-Like Elements: Biomedical Applications, Volume 3

Macromolecules Containing Metal and Metal-Like Elements: Biomedical Applications, Volume 3

How to Cite

Culbertson, B. M., Dotrong, M. H. and Schricker, S. R. (2004) New Organic Polyacid–Inorganic Composites for Improved Dental Materials, in Macromolecules Containing Metal and Metal-Like Elements: Biomedical Applications, Volume 3 (eds A. S. Abd-El-Aziz, C. E. Carraher, C. U. Pittman, J. E. Sheats and M. Zeldin), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471683779.ch8

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Department of Chemistry, The University of Winnipeg, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

  2. 3

    Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida and Florida Center for Environmental Studies, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, USA

  3. 4

    Department of Chemistry, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, Mississippi, USA

  4. 5

    Department of Chemistry, Rider University, Lawrenceville, New Jersey, USA

  5. 6

    Department of Chemistry, Hobart and William Smith Colleges, Geneva, New York, USA

Author Information

  1. College of Dentistry, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43218, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JUL 2004
  2. Published Print: 18 JUN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471667377

Online ISBN: 9780471683773

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Keywords:

  • ionomers;
  • poly(acrylic acid) based ionomers;
  • dental materials;
  • N-vinylpyrrolidone-modified glass ionomers;
  • glass ionomers;
  • amino acid–modified glass ionomers;
  • composites;
  • dental composites

Summary

The synthesis, characterization, and mechanism of action of dental glass ionomers is reviewed emphasizing the most widely used materials based on poly(acrylic acid). Recent research related to amino acid and N-vinylpyrrolidone-modified glass ionomers is described.