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International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry

Alidianne Fábia Cabral Cavalcanti, Yêska Paola Costa Aguiar, Adriana Suely de Oliveira Melo, Jeime Iara Bezerra de Freitas Leal, Alessandro Leite Cavalcanti, Sergio d'Ávila Lins Bezerra Cavalcanti
BACKGROUND: The eruption of primary teeth represents a stage of many challenges for parents. AIM: To investigate the occurrence of signs and symptoms related to the eruption of the primary dentition in children with congenital Zika syndrome. DESIGN: Longitudinal study developed with 79 children followed up for a period of 24 months. Data on sex, gestational age, low birthweight, microcephaly, signs and symptoms related to the dental eruption phase, and use and type of medication were collected...
October 9, 2018: International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry
Heba Imam Morgan, Reham Khaled Abou El Fadl, Noha Samir Kabil, Iman Elagouza
BACKGROUND: Epileptic children are liable to experience oral health problems either due to the disease itself or medications administered to control the condition. AIM: We aimed to investigate caries experience, gingival health and oro-facial traumatic injuries in a sample of epileptic Egyptian children. DESIGN: A retrospective cohort study was conducted from September 2016 to April 2017 using data from medical records in Children Hospital at Ain Shams University...
October 9, 2018: International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry
Gianguido Cossellu, Valentina Lanteri, Roberta Lione, Alessandro Ugolini, Francesca Gaffuri, Paola Cozza, Marco Farronato
BACKGROUND: Rapid maxillary expansion (RME) is an orthopaedic procedure indicated for a wide variety of clinical conditions. AIM: The aim of the study was to compare the effects of ketoprofen lysine salt (KLS) vs paracetamol/acetaminophen (P) on pain perception during RME. DESIGN: One hundred and fifty-one subjects (mean age 8.6 year) were enrolled in this prospective controlled clinical trial according to inclusion criteria: prepuberal stage of development, negative posterior transverse interarch discrepancy, non-concurrent use of other drugs...
October 9, 2018: International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry
Rafael Dos Reis Moraes, Thaís Maria Pires Dos Santos, Marília Fagury Marceliano-Alves, Andreá Vaz Braga Pintor, Ricardo Tadeu Lopes, Laura Guimarães Primo, Aline de Almeida Neves
BACKGROUND: Efficient endodontic instrumentation of primary teeth is a challenge for paediatric dentists. AIM: To evaluate biomechanical outcomes of endodontic instrumentation with a reciprocating system in a polymer-prototyped primary maxillary central incisor. DESIGN: The specimen was systematically instrumented and micro-CT scanned before and after each file. The amount of debris, percentage of non-instrumented areas, removed dentin volume, and lower dentin thickness at specific points along the root canal were analyzed...
September 27, 2018: International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry
Markus Ebel, Katrin Bekes, Christian Klode, Christian Hirsch
AIM: The purpose of this study was to investigate the relationship between the severity of hypomineralised teeth, plaque accumulation, hypersensitivity, associated caries risk, and oral health-related quality of life limitations of affected children. MATERIALS AND METHODS: A total of 250 children (mean age 9.0 years) presenting with at least one hypomineralised molar or incisor were included in the study. The hypersensitivity of the teeth was evaluated using the Schiff Cold Air Sensitivity Scale and the Wong-Baker Faces Scale...
September 23, 2018: International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry
Raphael Patcas, Moritz M Daum, Hubertus J M van Waes, Selina Beltrani, Lara T Pfister, Markus A Landolt
AIM: To examine the different emotions expressed by children exfoliating their first primary tooth, evaluate their proportional distribution, and reveal possible influences of child- and parent-related variables on the reported emotions. DESIGN: A cross-sectional questionnaire was directed to parents of children who had recently shed at least one primary tooth. Primary outcome variables were the child's emotions at the time of exfoliation. Child-related determinants were sex, duration of tooth wiggle, previous accident- or caries-related visits at dentist, and having witnessed tooth exfoliation in older siblings...
September 15, 2018: International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry
Bruna Cássia Schmidt Buzatti, Marília Cunha Maroneze, Thiago Machado Ardenghi
AIM: The aim of this study was to investigate the responsiveness of the Brazilian versions of Child Perceptions Questionnaire (CPQ11-14 ) and Child-Oral Impacts on Daily Performances (Child-OIDP). DESIGN: The data were collected from a convenience sample of 209 patients aged 10-15 years, who visited the adolescent dental clinic of Federal University of Santa Maria, Brazil. The subjects answered the CPQ11-14 and the Child-OIDP prior to their dental treatment and 1 month after concluding the treatment...
September 15, 2018: International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry
Carolina Marpaung, Maurits K A van Selms, Frank Lobbezoo
BACKGROUND: Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) anterior disc displacements with reduction (ADDR) are commonly found in the young population and often found to be associated with biomechanical and anatomical factors. Until now, most knowledge on ADDR among children and adolescents comes from studies performed on Caucasian subjects. AIMS: To assess the clinically determined prevalence rates of ADDR among the young Indonesian population and to evaluate its risk indicators...
September 14, 2018: International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry
Marina Miranda Poloni, Nelson Pereira Marques, Noé Vital Ribeiro Junior, Felipe Fornias Sperandio, João Adolfo Costa Hanemann, Marina Lara de Carli
BACKGROUND: Bell's palsy represents a peripheral unilateral facial nerve paralysis, being an acute, idiopathic disorder, which can affect children and adolescents. Some therapeutic approaches have been proposed including facial exercises, biofeedback, photobiomodulation, electrotherapy, massage, and thermotherapy. The present report documents a rare case of Bell's palsy in an adolescent successfully treated with a new protocol of photobiomodulation, consisting of a short-term treatment...
September 14, 2018: International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry
Rodrigo Serrano-Piña, Martha Liliana Trujillo-Güiza, Rogelio J Scougall Vilchis, Cristian F Layton-Tovar, Hugo Mendieta-Zerón
BACKGROUND: Activating receptor ligand for nuclear factor (RANKL) has been identified as a ligand attached to the cell membrane of osteoblasts and odontoclasts. AIM: To determine a possible association of sRANKL in saliva and serum with the parameters of metabolic syndrome (MS) in paediatric population aged 8-12 years. DESIGN: This was a clinical, analytical and comparative study. Students between 6 and 12 years with good oral hygiene were included...
September 4, 2018: International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry
Lidia Gavic, Antonija Tadin, Ina Mihanovic, Kristina Gorseta, Livia Cigic
BACKGROUND: It is important to understand how the psychological status of parents affects oral health in children. AIM: This study aimed to assess the level of depression, anxiety, and stress of parents whose children have early-childhood caries. DESIGN: The study included 235 children and their parents who visited the Dental clinic at the School of Medicine of the University of Split between October 2016 and July 2017. The dental status of each child was recorded, while parents filled out the Depression Anxiety Stress Scale questionnaire and the questionnaire related to the demographic characteristics, questions related to child's habits of the tooth brushing, eating sweets...
August 24, 2018: International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry
Karen Simon Rezende da Silveira, Ivana Meyer Prado, Lucas Guimarães Abreu, Júnia Maria Cheib Serra-Negra, Sheyla Márcia Auad
BACKGROUND: Dental caries (DC) remains a public health issue. Chronotype, diet, and oral hygiene may influence its development. OBJECTIVE: To investigate the association of chronotype, diet, oral hygiene, and DC among 12-year-olds. METHODS: A cross-sectional study with 245 adolescents was conducted in public and private schools in southeast Brazil. Sociodemographics, dietary and oral hygiene habits were collected through a self-reported questionnaire...
August 13, 2018: International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry
Aline S Monte-Santo, Silvânia V C Viana, Kelly Maria S Moreira, José Carlos P Imparato, Fausto M Mendes, Gabriela A V C Bonini
BACKGROUND: Evidence regarding the impact of premature loss of primary molars on oral health-related quality of life (OHRQoL) is lacking. AIM: To evaluate the prevalence of premature loss of primary molars in schoolchildren and its impact on OHRQoL. DESIGN: We randomly selected 667 children aged 8-9 years enrolled in public and private schools from Aracaju (Brazil). The presence of untreated dental caries and early loss of primary molars were recorded, and its impacts on OHRQoL evaluated using Child Perceptions Questionnaire (CPQ8-10 )...
August 13, 2018: International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry
Patrícia Corrêa-Faria, Mauro Henrique Nogueira Guimarães de Abreu, Lidia Moraes Ribeiro Jordão, Maria do Carmo Matias Freire, Luciane Rezende Costa
BACKGROUND: Breastfeeding plays an important role in child health, including the development of normal dental occlusion, but large epidemiological findings on the association breastfeeding-malocclusion are lacking. AIM: To investigate the association between the proportion of breastfed children in the city level and the prevalence of malocclusion in the primary dentition at age 5. DESIGN: This cross-sectional analysis used data from national population surveys on oral health and on breastfeeding practices...
August 8, 2018: International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry
Jayakumar Jayaraman, Venkateshbabu Nagendrababu, Shaju Jacob Pulikkotil, Nicola P Innes
OBJECTIVE: To systematically assess the methodological quality of Systematic Reviews (SRs) and Meta-Analyses (MA) published in Paediatric Dentistry journals and to analyse the relationship between the authors, journals, country, review topic, and the year of publication to the methodological quality of SRs and MA. DESIGN: Paediatric Dentistry journals ranked in the top five of the h5 index of Google Scholar Metrics were selected. SRs with MA were searched independently by two reviewers using PubMed and Scopus databases until December 2017...
August 1, 2018: International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry
Ruth Madeleyne Santamaría, Laura Pawlowitz, Julian Schmoeckel, Mohammad Alkilzy, Christian Heinz Splieth
BACKGROUND: Stainless steel crowns (SSCs) have shown substantial clinical success and are the restoration of choice to treat multisurface carious primary molars. AIM: To evaluate the use of and views on SSCs for treating primary molars in Germany. METHODS: This is a questionnaire-based cross-sectional study, which assessed the views of dentists and dental schools on the use of SSCs (conventional and the Hall Technique [HT]) in Germany. Dentists were randomly selected (n = 267) and contacted by telephone, and a self-administered questionnaire was sent to all German dental schools (n = 27)...
August 1, 2018: International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry
Juliana de F Pedroso, Jorgiana Sangalli, Fernanda L Brighenti, Marcia H Tanaka, Cristiane Yumi Koga-Ito
BACKGROUND: The aim was to evaluate the use of vinegar, hydrogen peroxide and sodium bicarbonate solutions for the disinfection of pacifiers. DESIGN: Different types and concentrations of the substances were screened in planktonic and biofilm for antimicrobial activity on Streptococcus mutans, Staphylococcus pyogenes, Staphylococcus aureus and Escherichia coli. Also, the effect of the most effective substance was tested against polymicrobial biofilms aiming to mimic the multispecies colonization found in a pacifier...
July 26, 2018: International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry
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November 2018: International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry
Carlos Alberto Feldens, Mixianni Justo Fortuna, Paulo Floriani Kramer, Thiago Machado Ardenghi, Márcia Regina Vítolo, Benjamin W Chaffee
BACKGROUND: Early-life dental service utilization could improve child dental health. AIM: Identify contextual, socioeconomic, and child characteristics associated with dental visitation by age 3 years. DESIGN: Within a Brazilian birth cohort (N = 435), multivariable regression models were fitted to identify independent predictors of having made a dental visit at age 3 years. Contextual variables considered included health center type (Traditional vs...
November 2018: International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry
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September 2018: International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry
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