Comparison of the clinical efficacy of two different types of post systems which were restored with composite restorations
Buket Ayna, Sema Çelenk, Department of Pedodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Dicle University, Diyarbakır 21280, Turkey
Emrah Ayna, Emine Göncü Başaran, Berivan Dündar Yılmaz, İbrahim Halil Tacir, Department of Prosthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Dicle University, Diyarbakır 21280, Turkey
Mehmet Cudi Tuncer, Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine, Dicle University, Diyarbakır 21280, Turkey
Author contributions: Ayna B, Ayna E and Çelenk S were responsible for the study design, data analysis, andmanuscript preparation; Yılmaz BD wrote the paper; Ayna B and Çelenk S performed endodontic treatment; Ayna E, Başaran EG and Yılmaz BD carried out evalation of the stability and lifespan of the restorations Ayna E, Tacir İH were prepared teeth; Tuncer MC were responsible for data collection and manuscript preparation.
Institutional review board statement: The study is registered at Department of Prosthodontics, Dental Faculty Hospital Trial Registry (PRO-3258/2010-13; Patient follow-up software system).
Clinical trial registration statement: The study is registered at Department of Prosthodontics, Dental Faculty Hospital trial registry (Patient follow-up software).
Informed consent statement: All the treatment procedures were performed after obtaining the informed consent in writing from the patients.
Conflict-of-interest statement: All authors declare that they have no conflicts of interest and nothing to declare.
Data sharing statement: No additional data are available.
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Correspondence to: Mehmet Cudi Tuncer, PhD, Full Professor, Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine, Dicle University, Fabrika mahallesi, 760. sokak, Sunrise 2 Evleri, E Blok, Kat.3, No.9, Diyarbakır 21280, Turkey. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: December 21, 2017
Peer-review started: December 21, 2017
First decision: January 3, 2018
Revised: January 5, 2018
Accepted: February 4, 2018
Article in press: February 4, 2018
Published online: March 16, 2018