Review Article
Volume 19 Issue 1 - 2020
Caries Management in Pediatric Dentistry Using Hall technique. A Review
Lina Ahmed Aljawi1, Tamara Ahmed Aljawi2* and Nedaa Mohammed Ahmed Banaamah3
1Dental Department, AlRehab Primary Healthcare, Ministry of Health, Jeddah, KSA
2Independent Researcher, Jeddah, KSA
3Independent Researcher, Jeddah, KSA
*Corresponding Author: Tamara Ahmed Aljawi, Independent Researcher, Jeddah, KSA.
Received: December 01, 2019; Published: December 17, 2019


The Hall technique (HT) is considered as a conservative caries management procedure for treating caries lesions in primary dentitions. It has become a routine dental treatment at specialist’s practices. A Hall crown technique is described as a procedure that requires no tooth preparation, with caries sealed in, as an alternative to restorative treatment procedures. The Hall technique is considered as most cost-effective technique compared to other conventional treatments. The objective of this review was to discuss the clinical efficacy of using Hall technique in comparison to other dental procedures for managing carious lesions in primary molars. The Hall technique seems promising and cost-effective treatment in restoring caries affected primary molars. Moreover, education and training in relevance to clinical implications and benefits of this technique has to be addressed to all dental expertise. Further prospective clinical trials with long term follow-ups are required to improve the quality of evidence.

Keywords: Hall Technique; Hall Method; Caries Management; Caries Control; Pediatric Patients


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Citation: Tamara Ahmed Aljawi., et al. “Caries Management in Pediatric Dentistry Using Hall technique. A Review”. EC Dental Science 19.1 (2020): 01-04.

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