Table 2.: Mean and SD of tensile bond strength (TBS) in MPa and hardness (Shore A) of Mollosil.

Hardness value Bond strength value
Mean SD P value Mean SD P value
Heptane 39.2 4.80 <0.001 3.0 0.42 <0.001
Citric acid 33.2 2.82 <0.001 1.8 0.41 <0.001
50% ethanol 32.3 3.56 <0.001 1.2 0.30 <0.001
Distilled water 28.7 2.11 <0.001 3.1 0.40 <0.001
Control 22.2 2.08 <0.001 3.8 0.46 <0.001

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