J Dent 2021 Mar 5:103630. Epub 2021 Mar 5.
Comprehensive Dentistry Department, College of Dentistry, Texas A&M University, Dallas, TX, United States; Department of Restorative Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, United States; Researcher at Revilla Research Center, Madrid, Spain. Electronic address:
Objective: To review the elements of the vat-polymerization workflow, including the 3D printing parameters, support structures, slicing, and post-processing procedures, as well as how these elements affect the characteristics of the manufactured dental devices.
Data: Collection of published articles related to vat-polymerization technologies including manufacturing workflow description, and printing parameters definition and evaluation of its influence on the mechanical properties of vat-polymerized dental devices was performed.
Sources: Three search engines were selected namely Medline/PubMed, EBSCO, and Cochrane. Read More