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Perubahan warna basis akrilik setelah penggunaan pasta pembersih gigitiruan rosella (The changes of acrylic base color after using roselle pasta denture cleanser)

Evan G. Tunggal , Moh. Dharmautama, Eri H. Jubhari

Evan G. Tunggal
Fakultas Kedokteran Gigi, Universitas Hasanuddin Makassar, Indonesia. Email: evangunawantunggal@gmail.com

Moh. Dharmautama
Bagian Prostodonsia Fakultas Kedokteran Gigi, Universitas Hasanuddin Makassar, Indonesia

Eri H. Jubhari
Bagian Prostodonsia Fakultas Kedokteran Gigi, Universitas Hasanuddin Makassar, Indonesia
Online First: February 28, 2015 | Cite this Article
Tunggal, E., Dharmautama, M., Jubhari, E. 2015. Perubahan warna basis akrilik setelah penggunaan pasta pembersih gigitiruan rosella (The changes of acrylic base color after using roselle pasta denture cleanser). Journal of Dentomaxillofacial Science 14(1): 25-28. DOI:10.15562/jdmfs.v14i1.421


This clinical experimental study was aimed to determine the effect of roselle denture cleanser paste usage on acrylic
base color degradation. Acrylic base color degradation was assessed by providing roselle denture cleanser to 5
subjects to be used every day. In month 3, 6 and 9, data collection were performed by a professional photographer and
assessed by CIELab system. Data were analyzed using Wilcoxon and friedman two ways. Acrylic base color, before
and after pasta using, showed a statistically significant difference in the 6
th
and 9
th
month. In conclusion, acrylic base
color changes after using of pasta for 9 months

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