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Safety Irradiation Parameters of Nd:YAP Laser Beam for Endodontic Treatments: An In Vitro Study

Table 1

Different irradiation conditions are shown in function of predetermined setting of the apparatus. The average of output powers and the average of energy densities are calculated for the fiber diameter of 200 µm of the Nd:YAP laser.

Setting parameter: GSetting parameter: DSetting parameter: C

30 Hz, 150 μs per pulse10 Hz, 150 μs per pulse5 Hz, 150 μs per pulse

G+:
(i) Average output power: 10 W (330 mJ per pulse)
(ii) Average of energy density per second: 31847 J/cm2
D+:
(i) Average output power: 4 W (400 mJ per pulse)
(ii) Average of energy density per second: 12739 J/cm2
C+:
(i) Average output power: 1.8 W (400 mJ per pulse)
(ii) Average of energy density per second: 5732 J/cm2

G0:
(i) Average output power: 7.5 W (250 mJ per pulse)
(ii) Average of energy density per second: 23885 J/cm2
D0:
(i) Average output power: 3 W (300 mJ per pulse)
(ii) Average of energy density per second: 9554 J/cm2
C0:
(i) Average output power: 1.4 W (280 mJ per pulse)
(ii) Average of energy density per second: 4458 J/cm2

G−:
(i) Average output power: 5 W (160 mJ per pulse)
(ii) Average of energy density per second: 15923 J/cm2
D−:
(i) Average output power: 2 W (200 mJ per pulse)
(ii) Average of energy density per second: 6369 J/cm2
C−:
(i) Average output power: 0.9 W (330 mJ per pulse)
(ii) Average of energy density per second: 2866 J/cm2

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