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Table 1 Comparison of calcium hydroxide, carbonate apatite and carbonate apatite-SCPC on setting time evaluation (n = 5)

From: Calcium release and physical properties of modified carbonate apatite cement as pulp capping agent in dental application

Liquid Powder Setting time (minutes)
L/P 0.5
Distilled water Calcium hydroxide 38.05 ± 0.12
Na3PO4 Carbonate apatite* 13.08 ± 0.05
Carbonate apatite-SCPC** 26.93 ± 0.21
  1. n = 5; */** p < 0.05
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