International Journal of

Oral and Dental HealthISSN: 2469-5734


 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2469-5734/1510055

Periodontal Diseases in Children and Adolescents Affected by Systemic Disorders - A Literature Review

Triantafyllia Vagdouti1 and Georgios Tsilingaridis

Article Type: Research Article | First Published: June 13, 2018

The purpose of this study was to review the current literature concerning periodontal disease in children and adolescents associated with the most common systemic disorders. The etiology of the systemic diseases, prevalence and incidence, microbiology, manifestations of the disease, oral symptoms and the possible therapeutic approaches will be discussed....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2469-5734/1510054

Effectiveness of Remineralization Treatments on Incipient Lesions: A Controlled Clinical Trial

Said Karabekiroglu, Emire Aybuke Erdur, Zehra Ileri and Nimet Unlu

Article Type: Research Article | First Published: June 13, 2018

Incipient lesions (ILs) are a common iatrogenic effect seen in patients undergoing orthodontic treatment with fixed appliances. Although the labial surfaces of the teeth are generally not susceptible to caries, orthodontic brackets increase the risk of caries by increasing plaque retention in that area....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2469-5734/1510053

Radix Paramolaris in a Second Mandibular Molar: A Case Report of an Unusual Finding

Marta Alonso, Oliver Valencia de Pablo, Roberto Estevez, Jorge Vera and Rafael Cisneros

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: June 07, 2018

Chemomechanical preparation of the root canal system is extremely important during root canal therapy and, in order to achieve this goal, location of all entrances into the root canal system must be accomplished. The mandibular second molar usually has two roots and three root canals; However, there can be variations both in the number of roots as well as in the number of canals. ...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2469-5734/1510052

Evaluation of the Adhesive Interface of Resin Cements Using Scanning Electron Microscope

Ana Paula Gebert de Oliveira Franco, Osnara Maria Mongruel Gomes, Sergio Vieira and Rui Fernando Mazur

Article Type: Research Article | First Published: May 14, 2018

Sixty human premolars were extracted and endodontically treated and glass fiber translucent posts (White Post DC1) were cemented to the root canal using three luting systems: RelyX ARC; AllCem; and RelyX U-100. Thirty control teeth were not subjected to load application. The other half of the specimens were coronally reconstructed with composite resin (Filtek Z250) and subjected to a compressive force of 220 N at 1 mm/min....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2469-5734/1510051

Anatomy of the Inferior Alveolar Nerve in Rabbits and its Block Anesthesia

Yong-Di Li, Zheng-Long Tang, Jian-Qin Tan, Dong-Xiang WANG and You-Li Chen

Article Type: Research Article | First Published: May 04,2018

This study performed an anatomical investigation of the mandible and inferior alveolar nerve in rabbits to provide an anatomical basis for the establishment of animal models for mandibular experiments and the implementation of block anesthesia in the inferior alveolar nerve....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2469-5734/1510050

Occlusion: What's behind a Bite? Study of the Knowledge and Attitude about Principles of Occlusion among Dental Professionals

Moksha Nayak and Drisya Soman

Article Type: Research Article | First Published: May 02, 2018

General dental practitioners and non-orthodontic specialists can play an essential role in education and motivation of their patients about the principles and practice of orthodontic treatment; which can be very beneficial to the patient's lifestyle. It is, therefore, important to identify their level of knowledge and attitude toward orthodontic treatment. This study was planned to study this aspect in the form of comparative analysis in general dental practitioners and other specialists includ...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2469-5734/1510049

Bond Strength to Primary Teeth Dentin Following Disinfection with 2% Chlorhexidine

Faika Y Abdelmegid

Article Type: Research Article | First Published: January 15, 2018

To assess the influence of 2% chlorhexidine gluconate applied for 20 or 40 seconds on the Shear Bond Strength (SBS) of a nanohybrid resin-composite Filtek Z350XT with Single Bond Universal Adhesive and Photac Fil resin-modified glass-ionomer with Ketac conditioner to Caries Affected Dentin (CAD) of primary teeth....

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