Prevention

Steps
Procedure
First
Ten vigorous strokes in a scouring sponge soaked in 0.2% chlorhexidine solution
Second
30-min presoak in an enzymatic cleaning solution
Third
15-min ultrasonication in the same solution
Fourth
20-s rinse in running tap water

9.2 Concluding Remarks

Prevention involves attention to detail and adherence to evidence-based approaches during endodontic procedures. Preventive measures reduce the frequency of instrument fracture and minimize the necessity for challenging management decisions. Most contributory factors to endodontic instrument fracture are related to operator’s clinical capacity and skills and can be minimized by proper training and extensive ex vivo practice prior to clinical application.
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