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https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29465283/augmented-reality-in-dentistry-a-current-perspective
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Ho-Beom Kwon, Young-Seok Park, Jung-Suk Han
Augmentation reality technology offers virtual information in addition to that of the real environment and thus opens new possibilities in various fields. The medical applications of augmentation reality are generally concentrated on surgery types, including neurosurgery, laparoscopic surgery and plastic surgery. Augmentation reality technology is also widely used in medical education and training. In dentistry, oral and maxillofacial surgery is the primary area of use, where dental implant placement and orthognathic surgery are the most frequent applications...
February 21, 2018: Acta Odontologica Scandinavica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29463174/cumulative-use-of-salivary-markers-with-an-adaptive-design-improves-detection-of-periodontal-disease-over-fixed-biomarker-thresholds
#2
Ulvi Kahraman Gürsoy, Pirkko J Pussinen, Veikko Salomaa, Sanna Syrjäläinen, Eija Könönen
OBJECTIVE: Aim was to analyze the diagnostic ability of cumulative risk score (CRS), which uses salivary levels of Porphyromonas gingivalis, interleukin (IL)-1β, and matrix metalloproteinase (MMP)-8 in an adaptive design, compared to previously reported thresholds of each marker alone. MATERIALS AND METHODS: Oral and general health information of 463 participants were included in the analysis. Having the percentage of bleeding on probing (BOP) > 25%, having at least two sites with probing pocket depth (PPD) of 4-5 mm or having at least one tooth with alveolar bone loss (ABL) of at least 1/3 of the root length were accepted as outcome variables...
February 20, 2018: Acta Odontologica Scandinavica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29457522/a-high-prevalence-of-tmd-is-related-to-somatic-awareness-and-pain-intensity-among-healthy-dental-students
#3
Anna Lövgren, Catharina Österlund, Aurelija Ilgunas, Ewa Lampa, Fredrik Hellström
OBJECTIVE: Dental students have been identified as a group with high risks of developing both temporomandibular disorders (TMD) and psychosocial conditions. Our primary aim was to evaluate the cross-sectional prevalence of TMD diagnoses, as defined in the Diagnostic Criteria (DC)/TMD, among dental students. The secondary aim was to evaluate the prevalence and association of behavioural and psychosocial factors in relation to DC/TMD diagnoses. MATERIALS AND METHODS: The study was conducted among undergraduate dental students during the second semester of their third year at the Department of Odontology, Medical Faculty, Umeå University, Sweden...
February 18, 2018: Acta Odontologica Scandinavica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29448878/a-method-for-preventive-intervention-regarding-temporomandibular-pain-and-dysfunction
#4
Saghafi Ellie, Mejersjö Christina
OBJECTIVE: Adolescent girls frequently suffer from temporomandibular disorder (TMD) symptoms and associated headache. A program aimed at informing about risk behavior for TMD symptoms, how to influence harmful habits and about general relaxation was tested. MATERIAL AND METHODS: Eighty girls at two high schools, 16 years of age, with or without symptoms, were invited to the health information on two occasions and 60 girls participated. Firstly, a questionnaire regarding symptoms and oral parafunctional habits was administrated...
February 15, 2018: Acta Odontologica Scandinavica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29448877/a-new-methodology-for-the-measurement-of-the-root-canal-curvature-and-its-3d-modification-after-instrumentation
#5
Asterios Christodoulou, Georgios Mikrogeorgis, Triantafillia Vouzara, Konstantinos Papachristou, Christos Angelopoulos, Nikolaos Nikolaidis, Ioannis Pitas, Kleoniki Lyroudia
OBJECTIVE: In this study, the three-dimensional (3D) modification of root canal curvature was measured, after the application of Reciproc instrumentation technique, by using cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) imaging and a special algorithm developed for the 3D measurement of the curvature of the root canal. MATERIALS AND METHODS: Thirty extracted upper molars were selected. Digital radiographs for each tooth were taken. Root curvature was measured by using Schneider method and they were divided into three groups, each one consisting of 10 roots, according to their curvature: Group 1 (0°-20°), Group 2 (21°-40°), Group 3 (41°-60°)...
February 15, 2018: Acta Odontologica Scandinavica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29448865/diagnostic-accuracy-of-three-screening-questions-3q-tmd-in-relation-to-the-dc-tmd-in-a-specialized-orofacial-pain-clinic
#6
Anna Lövgren, Hasti Parvaneh, Frank Lobbezoo, Birgitta Häggman-Henrikson, Anders Wänman, Corine Mirjam Visscher
OBJECTIVE: To determine the diagnostic accuracy of three screening questions (3Q/TMD) in relation to the Diagnostic Criteria for Temporomandibular Disorders (DC/TMD), in a specialized clinic. MATERIAL AND METHODS: Consecutive patients, >18 years, referred with a possible TMD complaint to the Orofacial Pain and Dysfunction clinic, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam, the Netherlands, were included in the study. All patients (n = 449; mean age 44 years; 72% females), answered the 3Q/TMD and the DC/TMD questionnaire before a DC/TMD examination...
February 15, 2018: Acta Odontologica Scandinavica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29447057/effect-of-resin-infiltration-and-microabrasion-on-the-microhardness-surface-roughness-and-morphology-of-incipient-carious-lesions
#7
Basak Yazkan, R Banu Ermis
OBJECTIVE: The effects of resin infiltration and microabrasion on incipient carious lesions by surface microhardness, roughness and morphological assessments, and resistance to further acid attack of treated lesions were evaluated. MATERIAL AND METHODS: Eighty artificially-induced incipient lesions were randomly divided into five groups (n = 16): resin infiltration with an adhesive resin (Excite F, Ivoclar Vivadent, Schaan, Liechtenstein), resin infiltration with a resin infiltrant (Icon, DMG, Hamburg, Germany), microabrasion without polishing (Opalustre, Ultradent, South Jordan, UT, USA), microabrasion with polishing (Opalustre, Ultradent, Diamond Excel, FGM, Joinville, SC, Brazil), and distilled water (control group)...
February 15, 2018: Acta Odontologica Scandinavica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29415607/approximal-sealings-on-lesions-in-neighbouring-teeth-requiring-operative-treatment-an-in-vitro-study
#8
Alvaro Cartagena, Azam Bakhshandeh, Kim Rud Ekstrand
OBJECTIVES: With this in vitro study we aimed to assess the possibility of precise application of sealant on accessible artificial white spot lesions (WSL) on approximal surfaces next to a tooth surface under operative treatment. A secondary aim was to evaluate whether the use of magnifying glasses improved the application precision. MATERIAL AND METHODS: Fifty-six extracted premolars were selected, approximal WSL lesions were created with 15% HCl gel and standardized photographs were taken...
February 7, 2018: Acta Odontologica Scandinavica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29409366/oral-shedding-of-hsv-1-and-ebv-and-oral-manifestations-in-paediatric-chronic-kidney-disease-patients-and-renal-transplant-recipients
#9
Rubens Caliento, Dmitry José de Santana Sarmento, Érika Mont'alverne Pereira Silva, Tânia Regina Tozetto-Mendoza, Priscila Lie Tobouti, Vanda Benini, Paulo Henrique Braz-Silva, Marina Gallottini
OBJECTIVE: Previous research demonstrated that salivary shedding of HSV-1 and EBV occurs often in adult renal transplant recipients, but there is a lack of studies on the presence of them in the saliva of paediatric population. Therefore, the objective of this study is to describe oral characteristics and to compare the shedding profile of HSV-1 and EBV in the saliva of children with renal transplant to that of chronic kidney disease patients and controls. METHODS: This is a cross-sectional study involving 100 children, being 25 renal transplant recipients, 25 chronic kidney disease patients and 50 healthy children...
February 6, 2018: Acta Odontologica Scandinavica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29409361/association-between-age-at-asthma-diagnosis-and-tooth-loss
#10
Hyungkil Choi, Kwang-Hak Bae, Jeong-Woo Lee
OBJECTIVES: This study aimed to investigate the association between age at asthma diagnosis and tooth loss due to caries using data obtained from the Korean National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey. MATERIALS AND METHODS: A complex sample multivariable linear regression was used, and the results were analysed. Age at diagnosis and the number of teeth lost were set as independent and dependent variables, respectively. Among the total 65,973 subjects, 10,056 aged <12 years and 11,714 with missing values in dependent and independent variables were excluded...
February 6, 2018: Acta Odontologica Scandinavica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29374995/effect-of-intraosseous-injection-versus-inferior-alveolar-nerve-block-as-primary-pulpal-anaesthesia-of-mandibular-posterior-teeth-with-symptomatic-irreversible-pulpitis-a-prospective-randomized-clinical-trial
#11
Alireza Farhad, Hamid Razavian, Maryam Shafiee
OBJECTIVE: This study sought to assess the success rate, effect on blood pressure, and pain of intraosseous injection (IO) and inferior alveolar nerve block (IANB) for pulpal anaesthesia of mandibular posterior teeth with symptomatic irreversible pulpitis as the primary anaesthetic technique. MATERIALS AND METHODS: This randomized clinical trial (IRCT2013022712634N1) was conducted on 60 patients between 18 and 65 years suffering from symptomatic irreversible pulpitis of a mandibular posterior tooth...
January 27, 2018: Acta Odontologica Scandinavica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29334319/effect-of-porphyromonas-gingivalis-infection-in-the-placenta-and-umbilical-cord-in-pregnant-mice-with-low-birth-weight
#12
Sayuri Udagawa, Sayaka Katagiri, Shogo Maekawa, Yasuo Takeuchi, Rina Komazaki, Anri Ohtsu, Naoki Sasaki, Takahiko Shiba, Kazuki Watanabe, Kazuyuki Ishihara, Noriko Sato, Naoyuki Miyasaka, Yuichi Izumi
OBJECTIVE: Growing evidence indicates an association between periodontitis and delivery outcome; however, the mechanism is unclear. This study aimed to investigate the influence of Porphyromonas gingivalis (Pg) infection on delivery outcome in mice. MATERIALS AND METHODS: Bacteremia was induced in pregnant Slc:ICR mice (8 weeks old) by intravenous injection of Pg. Mice were randomly divided into a control group (CO), and those receiving Pg injection at gestational day 1 (GD1), gestational day 15 (GD15) or every day (ED)...
January 15, 2018: Acta Odontologica Scandinavica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29334297/perceptions-of-older-people-s-oral-health-care-among-nurses-working-in-geriatric-home-care
#13
Taru Aro, Marjo Laitala, Anna-Maija Syrjälä, Marja-Liisa Laitala, Jorma I Virtanen
OBJECTIVES: This study investigates nurses' self-reported experiences and perceptions of older people's oral health care using a qualitative method. METHODS: We interviewed 10 nurses working in geriatric home care who regularly visit and take care of older people in their homes. The interviews consisted of semi-structured questions. The interviews were then transcribed and analysed. RESULTS: All nurses were aware of the connection between oral health and general health, but more detailed knowledge about oral health was lacking and confidence in oral health care practices was limited...
January 15, 2018: Acta Odontologica Scandinavica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29334282/evaluation-of-dentin-permeability-of-fluorotic-permanent-teeth
#14
K Görkem Ulu Güzel, Münciye Semra Özay Ertürk, Zuhal Kırzıoğlu, Suat Özkorucuklu
OBJECTIVE: The in vitro permeability characteristics of dentin have been studied extensively and used to evaluate the efficacy of various preventative and restorative procedures. The aim of this in vitro study was to precisely determine the dentin permeability of fluorotic premolar teeth using an electronic hydraulic conductance measurement system with photosensors and to compare the data with healthy premolars. METHODS: In total, 40 fluorotic and healthy premolar teeth with complete root formation that were extracted for orthodontic purposes and had no caries, restoration, fractures, or cracks were selected for this study...
January 15, 2018: Acta Odontologica Scandinavica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29322857/morphometric-analysis-for-evaluating-the-relation-between-incisal-guidance-angle-occlusal-plane-angle-and-functional-temporomandibular-joint-shape-variation
#15
Seulgi Han, Sang Min Shin, Yong-Seok Choi, So Yeun Kim, Ching-Chang Ko, Yong-Il Kim
OBJECTIVE: The correlations between morphology of the temporomandibular joint structure, the anterior guidance angle, and occlusal plane were investigated. MATERIALS AND METHODS: A cone beam computed tomography analysis was performed in 158 patients (86 women and 72 men). 3D software was employed to obtain the coordinates of the shape of the incisal guidance angle, occlusal guidance angle, articular fossa, and mandibular condyle. Generalized Procrustes analysis including principal components analysis (PCA) were performed and produced principal components (PCs) scores of each shape and their centroid size (CS)...
January 11, 2018: Acta Odontologica Scandinavica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29320896/mortality-rate-and-oral-health-a-cohort-study-over-44-years-in-the-county-of-stockholm
#16
Leif Jansson, Hero Kalkali, Freha Mulk Niazi
OBJECTIVE: To study the association between oral health and all-cause mortality rate over 44 years. In addition, the specific relations between oral health and death caused by cardiovascular disease (CVD), cancer or other reasons were investigated. MATERIALS AND METHODS: An epidemiological investigation studying the oral health of the population consisting of 1393 randomly selected subjects was performed in the County of Stockholm. The individuals were invited to a clinical examination, an interview and a radiographic examination...
January 11, 2018: Acta Odontologica Scandinavica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29320886/contribution-of-preventive-methods-in-controlling-caries-among-saudi-primary-schoolchildren-a-population-based-cross-sectional-study
#17
Jehan AlHumaid, Zainah Salloot, Asim Al-Ansari, Maha El Tantawi, Yousef AlYousef, Fahad Al-Harbi
OBJECTIVE: This study assessed the association between caries preventive measures including regular dental checkups, twice a day tooth brushing using fluoridated toothpaste and pit and fissure sealants on one side and the presence of caries among primary schoolchildren in the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia. MATERIALS AND METHODS: A cross-sectional study was conducted in 2016 including 1198, 6-12-year-old children from 13 randomly selected schools. The outcome variable was caries presence...
January 11, 2018: Acta Odontologica Scandinavica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29320883/the-prevalence-of-oral-stage-dysphagia-in-adults-presenting-with-temporomandibular-disorders-a-systematic-review-and-meta-analysis
#18
Órla Gilheaney, Sibylle Béchet, Patrick Kerr, Ciaran Kenny, Shauna Smith, Rita Kouider, Rachel Kidd, Margaret Walshe
OBJECTIVE: Temporomandibular disorders (TMDs) are the most commonly experienced non-dental orofacial pain disorders, with pain and dysfunction potentially resulting in oral stage dysphagia (OD). However, limited research has been conducted on this condition, with potential negative effects on clinical practice. Therefore, the aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of OD in adults presenting with TMDs, diagnosed as per the Research Diagnostic Criteria for Temporomandibular Disorders or the Diagnostic Criteria for Temporomandibular Disorders protocols...
January 11, 2018: Acta Odontologica Scandinavica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29284330/clinical-characterization-of-women-with-burning-mouth-syndrome-in-a-case-control-study
#19
Shikha Acharya, Anette Carlén, Bengt Wenneberg, Mats Jontell, Catharina Hägglin
OBJECTIVE: Burning mouth syndrome (BMS) is a chronic orofacial pain disorder that is defined by a burning sensation in the oral mucosa. The aim of this study was to investigate the underlying factors, clinical characteristics and self-reported oral and general health factors associated with BMS. MATERIAL AND METHODS: Fifty-six women with BMS (mean age: 67.7) and their age-matched controls were included in the study. A general questionnaire, an OHRQL index and BMS-specific questionnaires were used...
December 28, 2017: Acta Odontologica Scandinavica
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/29278008/oral-health-status-of-hospitalized-amyotrophic-lateral-sclerosis-patients-a-single-centre-observational-study
#20
Rena Nakayama, Akira Nishiyama, Chiharu Matsuda, Yuki Nakayama, Chiyoko Hakuta, Masahiko Shimada
OBJECTIVE: To assess the intraoral conditions and oral function of patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). MATERIAL AND METHODS: This single-centre, cross-sectional observational study included 50 ALS patients, who were treated with tracheostomy positive-pressure ventilation (TPPV) while hospitalized. The disease duration, TPPV duration, current number of teeth, number of occlusal units, number of decayed/missing/filled teeth, community periodontal index, bleeding on probing, dental calculus, maximum mouth opening, salivation rate, tongue anomalies (atrophy or hypertrophy) and tongue coating were determined for each patient...
December 26, 2017: Acta Odontologica Scandinavica
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