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- Describe the correct technique of manipulation of GIC to attain the best properties of the material.
- Review the setting reaction and the factors affecting the setting of GIC for predictable clinical outcomes.
- Summarize the physical, mechanical, and biological properties of GICs.
- Outline the uses and classification of GICs for appropriate clinical decision-making.
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- Authors: Neha Sikka
- Editors: Melina Brizuela
- Editors-In-Chief: Melina BrizuelaReed McKinney
Chief Medical Reviewer: Melina Brizuela
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