Article: Volume 47 Number 9 Page 771 - October 2020

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Technique Tips:  The Role of Fibre-reinforced Composite Posts in Children

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Abstract: This technique tip highlights the role of fibre-reinforced composite (FRC) posts in managing fractured teeth, as well as their specific application in children, with a case-based discussion and exploration of their advantages and disadvantages.

Author notes: Amardeep Singh Dhadwal, BDS, MFDS RCPS(Glasg), Academic DCT, (email:, Sarah J McKaig, BChD, FDS RCS(Ed), MPaedDent(Glasg), FDS(PaedDent) RCS(Ed), Consultant in Paediatric Dentistry and Abdullah Casaus, BDS, MJDF RCS(Eng), MPaedDent RCS(Eng), FDS(PaedDent) RCS(Eng), Consultant in Paediatric Dentistry, Birmingham Dental Hospital and School of Dentistry, Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust, Birmingham, UK.