Carmem Pfeifer

Associate Professor

  • 1742 Citations
  • 25 h-Index
20032021
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Research Output 2003 2019

  • 1742 Citations
  • 25 h-Index
  • 82 Article
  • 4 Review article
  • 1 Letter
2019

Antibacterial, ester-free monomers: Polymerization kinetics, mechanical properties, biocompatibility and anti-biofilm activity

Fugolin, A. P., Dobson, A., Huynh, V., Mbiya, W., Navarro, O., Franca, C. M., Logan, M., Merritt, J. L., Ferracane, J. L. & Pfeifer, C. S., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Acta Biomaterialia.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acrylamides
Biofilms
Biocompatibility
Polymerization
Esters

Clinical performance and chemical-physical properties of bulk fill composites resin —a systematic review and meta-analysis

Cidreira Boaro, L. C., Pereira Lopes, D., de Souza, A. S. C., Lie Nakano, E., Ayala Perez, M. D., Pfeifer, C. & Gonçalves, F., Jan 1 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Dental Materials.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Composite Resins
Polymerization
Meta-Analysis
Resins
Physical properties

Effect of residual solvent on performance of acrylamide-containing dental materials

Fugolin, A. P., Dobson, A., Ferracane, J. & Pfeifer, C., Jan 1 2019, In : Dental Materials.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dental materials
Dental Materials
Acrylamide
Polymerization
Elastic Modulus
Dental prostheses
Crosslinking
Acrylics
Microwaves
Methacrylates
1 Citation (Scopus)

Impact of thiourethane filler surface functionalization on composite properties

Faria-e-Silva, A. L., dos Santos, A., Girotto, E. M. & Pfeifer, C., Jul 5 2019, In : Journal of Applied Polymer Science. 136, 25, 47687.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fillers
Polymerization
Composite materials
Methacrylates
Oligomers
1 Citation (Scopus)

Toughening of Dental Composites with Thiourethane-Modified Filler Interfaces

Fugolin, A. P., Sundfeld, D., Ferracane, J. & Pfeifer, C., Dec 1 2019, In : Scientific Reports. 9, 1, 2286.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Viscosity
Polymerization
Tooth
Stress Fractures
Postoperative Pain

Underperforming light curing procedures trigger detrimental irradiance-dependent biofilm response on incrementally placed dental composites

Maktabi, H., Ibrahim, M., Alkhubaizi, Q., Weir, M., Xu, H., Strassler, H., Fugolin, A. P. P., Pfeifer, C. & Melo, M. A. S., Jan 1 2019, In : Journal of Dentistry.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Biofilms
Tooth
Light
Solubility
Stem Cells
2 Citations (Scopus)

Use of (meth)acrylamides as alternative monomers in dental adhesive systems

Fugolin, A. P., Dobson, A., Mbiya, W., Navarro, O., Ferracane, J. & Pfeifer, C., Jan 1 2019, In : Dental Materials.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Acrylamides
Dental Cements
Polymerization
Adhesives
Monomers
2018
1 Citation (Scopus)

Characterization of Residual Stresses in Veneering Ceramics for Prostheses with Zirconia Framework

Reginato, V. F., Kemmoku, D. T., Caldas, R. A., Bacchi, A., Pfeifer, C. & Consani, R. L. X., Jul 1 2018, In : Brazilian Dental Journal. 29, 4, p. 347-353 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ceramics
Prostheses and Implants
Mechanical Phenomena
Transition Temperature
Glass
3 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of thiourethane filler surface functionalization on stress, conversion and mechanical properties of restorative dental composites

Faria-e-Silva, A. L., dos Santos, A., Tang, A., Girotto, E. M. & Pfeifer, C., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Dental Materials.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dental composites
Silanes
Mechanical Stress
Fillers
Tooth

Implant inclination and horizontal misfit in metallic bar framework of overdentures: Analysis by 3D-FEA method

Caldas, R. A., Pfeifer, C., Bacchi, A., dos Santos, M. B. F., Reginato, V. F. & Consani, R. L. X., Mar 1 2018, In : Brazilian Dental Journal. 29, 2, p. 166-172 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Overlay Denture
Bone and Bones
Finite Element Analysis
Biomechanical Phenomena
7 Citations (Scopus)

Live and let die: Hydrogen peroxide production by the commensal flora and its role in maintaining a symbiotic microbiome

Redanz, S., Cheng, X., Giacaman, R. A., Pfeifer, C., Merritt, J. & Kreth, J., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Molecular Oral Microbiology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

lactate 2-monooxygenase
Microbiota
Hydrogen Peroxide
Pyruvate Oxidase
Oral Health
1 Citation (Scopus)

Methacrylate saccharide-based monomers for dental adhesive systems

dos Santos, A., André, C. B., Martim, G. C., Schuquel, I. T. A., Pfeifer, C., Ferracane, J., Tominaga, T. T., Khalil, N. M., Radovanovic, E. & Girotto, E. M., Dec 1 2018, In : International Journal of Adhesion and Adhesives. 87, p. 1-11 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dental Cements
Methacrylates
Adhesives
Monomers
Antioxidants

Optical properties and colorimetric evaluation of resin cements formulated with thio-urethane oligomers

Bacchi, A., Caldas, R. A., Cesar, P. F. & Pfeifer, C., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Esthetic and Restorative Dentistry.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Resin Cements
Urethane
Fluorescence
Dentistry
Ephrin-A5
5 Citations (Scopus)

Resin cements formulated with thio-urethanes can strengthen porcelain and increase bond strength to ceramics

Bacchi, A., Spazzin, A. O., de Oliveira, G. R., Pfeifer, C. & Cesar, P. F., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Dentistry.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Resin Cements
Dental Porcelain
Urethane
Ceramics
Isocyanates
11 Citations (Scopus)

Shrinkage / stress reduction and mechanical properties improvement in restorative composites formulated with thio-urethane oligomers

Bacchi, A., Yih, J. A., Platta, J., Knight, J. & Pfeifer, C., Feb 1 2018, In : Journal of the Mechanical Behavior of Biomedical Materials. 78, p. 235-240 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Urethane
Oligomers
Fracture toughness
Mechanical properties
Polymerization
3 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of hydrofluoric acid and resin cement formulation on the bond strength to lithium disilicate ceramic

Sundfeld, D., Palialol, A. R. M., Fugolin, A. P. P., Ambrosano, G. M. B., Correr-Sobrinho, L., Martins, L. R. M. & Pfeifer, C., May 24 2018, In : Brazilian Oral Research. 32, p. e43

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Resin Cements
Hydrofluoric Acid
Ceramics
Dentin
Electrons
2017
23 Citations (Scopus)

3D printed versus conventionally cured provisional crown and bridge dental materials

Tahayeri, A., Morgan, M. C., Fugolin, A. P., Bompolaki, D., Athirasala, A., Pfeifer, C., Ferracane, J. & Bertassoni, L., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Dental Materials.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dental materials
Dental Materials
Printing
Crowns
3D printers
2 Citations (Scopus)

Addition of ammonium-based methacrylates to an experimental dental adhesive for bonding metal brackets: Carious lesion development and bond strength after cariogenic challenge

Nascimento, P. L. D. M. M., Meereis, C. T. W., Maske, T. T., Ogliari, F. A., Cenci, M. S., Pfeifer, C. & Faria-e-Silva, A. L., May 1 2017, In : American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics. 151, 5, p. 949-956 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dental Bonding
Dental Cements
Methacrylates
Ammonium Compounds
Adhesives

Authors’ response

Faria-e-Silva, A. L., Cenci, M. S. & Pfeifer, C., Oct 1 2017, In : American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics. 152, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

1 Citation (Scopus)

Biomaterials for Oral Health

Ferracane, J., Pfeifer, C. & Bertassoni, L., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Dental Clinics of North America.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oral Health
Biocompatible Materials
4 Citations (Scopus)

Clinical/photographic/scanning electron microscopy analysis of pit and fissure sealants after 22 years: A case series

Sundfeld, D., Machado, L. S., Franco, L. M., Salomão, F. M., Pini, N. I. P., Sundefeld, M. L. M. M., Pfeifer, C. & Sundfeld, R. H., Jan 1 2017, In : Operative Dentistry. 42, 1, p. 10-18 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Pit and Fissure Sealants
Electron Scanning Microscopy
Tooth
Electrons
Compomers
3 Citations (Scopus)

Delayed photo-activation and addition of thio-urethane: Impact on polymerization kinetics and stress of dual-cured resin cements

Faria-e-Silva, A. L. & Pfeifer, C., May 3 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Dentistry.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Resin Cements
Urethane
Polymerization
Oxidation-Reduction
Hardness

Effectiveness of high irradiance for short-time exposures on polymerization of composite under metal brackets

Faria-E-Silva, A. L., Covell, D., Ferracane, J. & Pfeifer, C., Nov 1 2017, In : Angle Orthodontist. 87, 6, p. 834-840 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dental Curing Lights
Polymerization
Analysis of Variance
Metals
Orthodontic Brackets
6 Citations (Scopus)

Effectiveness of high-power LEDs to polymerize resin cements through ceramics: An in vitro study

Faria-e-Silva, A. L. & Pfeifer, C., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Resin Cements
Ceramics
Light
Polymerization
Cementation
10 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of insufficient light exposure on polymerization kinetics of conventional and self-adhesive dual-cure resin cements

Jang, Y., Ferracane, J., Pfeifer, C., Park, J. W., Shin, Y. & Roh, B. D., Jan 1 2017, In : Operative Dentistry. 42, 1, p. E1-E9

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ceramics
Polymerization
Adhesives
Light
Resin Cements
12 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of monomer type on the C[dbnd]C degree of conversion, water sorption and solubility, and color stability of model dental composites

Fonseca, A. S. Q. S., Labruna Moreira, A. D., de Albuquerque, P. P. A. C., de Menezes, L. R., Pfeifer, C. & Schneider, L. F. J., Apr 1 2017, In : Dental Materials. 33, 4, p. 394-401 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dental Models
Dental composites
Solubility
Sorption
Color
4 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of shade, opacity and layer thickness on light transmission through a nano-hybrid dental composite during curing

Hyun, H. K., Christoferson, C. K., Pfeifer, C., Felix, C. & Ferracane, J., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Esthetic and Restorative Dentistry.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tooth
Light
Venus
Diamond
Composite Resins
Decontamination
Composite Resins
Biofilms
Chemical properties
Resins
4 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of material shade and distance from light curing unit tip on the depth of polymerization of composites

Faria-e-Silva, A. L., Fanger, C., Nguyen, L., Howerton, D. & Pfeifer, C., Sep 1 2017, In : Brazilian Dental Journal. 28, 5, p. 632-637 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polymerization
Light
varespladib methyl
Fungi
6 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of thio-urethane additive and filler type on light-transmission and depth of polymerization of dental composites

Faria-e-Silva, A. L. & Pfeifer, C., 2017, (Accepted/In press) In : Dental Materials.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dental composites
Refractometry
Urethane
Light transmission
Polymerization
6 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of photoinitiator system on physical-chemical properties of experimental self-adhesive composites

Bertolo, M. V. L., Moraes, R. D. C. M., Pfeifer, C., Salgado, V. E., Correr, A. R. C. & Schneider, L. F. J., 2017, In : Brazilian Dental Journal. 28, 1, p. 35-39 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

phosphine
Adhesives
Water
Oxides
Near-Infrared Spectroscopy
18 Citations (Scopus)

New Resins for Dental Composites

Fugolin, A. P. P. & Pfeifer, C., Sep 1 2017, In : Journal of Dental Research. 96, 10, p. 1085-1091 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Biofilms
Polymerization
Esters
Technology
Enzymes
5 Citations (Scopus)

Novel urethane-based polymer for dental applications with decreased monomer leaching

Martim, G. C., Pfeifer, C. & Girotto, E. M., Mar 1 2017, In : Materials Science and Engineering C. 72, p. 192-201 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bisphenol A-Glycidyl Methacrylate
urethanes
Urethane
leaching
Leaching
2 Citations (Scopus)

Photoinitiator system and water effects on C=C conversion and solubility of experimental etch-and-rinse dental adhesives

Salgado, V. E., Cavassoni, D., Gonçalves, A. P. R., Pfeifer, C., Moraes, R. R. & Schneider, L. F., Jan 1 2017, In : International Journal of Adhesion and Adhesives. 72, p. 6-9 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dental Cements
Sorption
Adhesives
Solubility
phosphine
4 Citations (Scopus)

Polymer-Based Direct Filling Materials

Pfeifer, C., Oct 1 2017, In : Dental Clinics of North America. 61, 4, p. 733-750 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Adhesives
Tooth
Polymers
Research
15 Citations (Scopus)

Polymerization shrinkage stress of composite resins and resin cements - What do we need to know?

Soares, C. J., Faria-E-Silva, A. L., Rodrigues, M. D. P., Fernandes Vilela, A. B., Pfeifer, C., Tantbirojn, D. & Versluis, A., Aug 1 2017, In : Brazilian Oral Research. 31, p. 49-63 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Resin Cements
Composite Resins
Polymerization
Tooth Fractures
Dental Materials
2016
21 Citations (Scopus)

Characterization of methacrylate-based composites containing thio-urethane oligomers

Bacchi, A., Nelson, M. & Pfeifer, C., Feb 1 2016, In : Dental Materials. 32, 2, p. 233-239 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methacrylates
Urethane
Oligomers
Polymerization
Composite materials
4 Citations (Scopus)

Heat treatment-improved bond strength of resin cement to lithium disilicate dental glass-ceramic

Sundfeld, D., Correr-Sobrinho, L., Pini, NÃ. I. P., Costa, A. R., Sundfeld, R. H., Pfeifer, C. & Martins, L. R. M., Jun 1 2016, In : Ceramics International. 42, 8, p. 10071-10078 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Resin Cements
Hydrofluoric Acid
Hydrofluoric acid
Glass ceramics
Cements
1 Citation (Scopus)

Repair strength in simulated restorations of methacrylate- or silorane-based composite resins

Consani, R. L. X., Marinho, T., Bacchi, A., Caldas, R. A., Feitosa, V. P. & Pfeifer, C., Jul 1 2016, In : Brazilian Dental Journal. 27, 4, p. 463-467 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methacrylates
Silorane Resins
Adhesives
Composite Resins
Tensile Strength
4 Citations (Scopus)

The effect of hydrofluoric acid concentration and heat on the bonding to lithium disilicate glass ceramic

Sundfeld, D., Correr-Sobrinho, L., Pini, N. I. P., Costa, A. R., Sundfeld, R. H., Pfeifer, C. & Martins, L. R. M., Nov 1 2016, In : Brazilian Dental Journal. 27, 6, p. 727-733 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hydrofluoric Acid
Hot Temperature
Shear Strength
Resin Cements
Electron Scanning Microscopy
2015
33 Citations (Scopus)

Cytotoxicity of resin composites containing bioactive glass fillers

Salehi, S., Gwinner, F., Mitchell, J. C., Pfeifer, C. & Ferracane, J., Feb 1 2015, In : Dental Materials. 31, 2, p. 195-203 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bioactive glass
Composite Resins
Cytotoxicity
Glass
Fillers
17 Citations (Scopus)

Degree of conversion, depth of cure, and color stability of experimental dental composite formulated with camphorquinone and phenanthrenequinone photoinitiators

Albuquerque, P. P. A. C., Bertolo, M. L., Cavalcante, L. M. A., Pfeifer, C. & Schneider, L. F. S., Mar 1 2015, In : Journal of Esthetic and Restorative Dentistry. 27, S1, p. S49-S57

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tooth
Color
Salts
Photons
Amines
7 Citations (Scopus)

Fatigue stipulation of bulk-fill composites: An in vitro appraisal

Vidhawan, S. A., Yap, A. U., Ornaghi, B. P., Banas, A., Banas, K., Neo, J. C., Pfeifer, C. & Rosa, V., Sep 1 2015, In : Dental Materials. 31, 9, p. 1068-1074 7 p., 2577.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fatigue
Fatigue of materials
Crack propagation
Composite materials
Resins
2 Citations (Scopus)

Polymerization stress of experimental composites containing random short glass fibers

Bocalon, A. C. E., Mita, D., Natale, L. C., Pfeifer, C. & Braga, R. R., Dec 21 2015, (Accepted/In press) In : Dental Materials.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Polymerization
Glass fibers
Composite materials
Fibers
Dilatometers
19 Citations (Scopus)
Urethane
Oligomers
Cements
Mechanical properties
Composite materials
4 Citations (Scopus)

Simple optical method for measuring free shrinkage

Tantbirojn, D., Pfeifer, C., Amini, A. N. & Versluis, A., Nov 1 2015, In : Dental Materials. 31, 11, p. 1271-1278 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Dilatometers
Mercury
Composite materials
Polymerization
Finite Element Analysis
20 Citations (Scopus)

Thio-urethane oligomers improve the properties of light-cured resin cements

Bacchi, A., Consani, R. L., Martim, G. C. & Pfeifer, C., May 1 2015, In : Dental Materials. 31, 5, p. 565-574 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Resin Cements
Urethane
Oligomers
Polymerization
Cements
2014
10 Citations (Scopus)

A urethane-based multimethacrylate mixture and its use in dental composites with combined high-performance properties

Martim, G. C., Detomini, T. R., Schuquel, I. T. A., Radovanovic, E., Pfeifer, C. & Girotto, E. M., Feb 2014, In : Dental Materials. 30, 2, p. 155-163 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bisphenol A-Glycidyl Methacrylate
Dental composites
Urethane
Solubility
Tooth
31 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of photoinitiator system and nanofiller size on the optical properties and cure efficiency of model composites

Salgado, V. E., Albuquerque, P. P. A. C., Cavalcante, L. M., Pfeifer, C., Moraes, R. R. & Schneider, L. F. J., 2014, In : Dental Materials. 30, 10, p. e264-e271

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Oxides
Hardness
Optical properties
Composite materials
Particle Size