"Endodontics" Essays and Research Papers


DETERMINATION OF ABCESSION SIZE USING DIGITAL IMAGE PROCESSING TO AIDE ENDODONTIC THERAPY Karthikeyan Karunakaran, Nikil Ravi, Srinevasan MS Abstract-- Endodontic therapy is a treatment where the infected tooth s cavity is removed completely and filled with gutta-percha .During this therapy the size of the abscission in the root apex is important. If the abscission size is small the dentists call them lesion which can be easily removed during the therapy itself. But if it is large, the therapy...

Cluster analysis, Computer vision, Digital image processing 1660  Words | 5  Pages

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MB2: The Missed Canal

MB2: THE MISSED CANAL A source of great frustration associated with the endodontic therapy of maxillary molars is whether or not a second mesiobuccal canal (MB2) exists, and to what extent practitioners should go in pursuit of locating it. Failure to find and to fill a canal influences the prognosis of endodontic treatment. The frequency of second canal in mesiobuccal root of maxillary molars is quite high, so time should be devoted in its location and treatment. The present article describes...

Dental caries, Dentin, Endodontic therapy 1844  Words | 6  Pages

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care after an extraction. Tray 11: Endodontic treatment Mirror, probe and tweezers Endodontic probe Locking tweezers Endodontic spoon excavator Spoon excavator Flat plastic Endodontic ruler For root canal therapy / root filling you will need to add the following instruments to the endodontic tray: Lateral spreader/s Endodontic pluggers Heat out instrument (for cutting and sealing the GP points) Tray 12: Endodontic treatment — bench K files Paper points Medicaments ...

Dam, Dental dam, Dental extraction 619  Words | 11  Pages

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Sodium Hypochlorite as an Endodontic Irrigant

Averbach, DDS Omid Mehdipour, DDS International Student Program Donald J. Kleier, DMD Professor and Chairman Robert E. Averbach, DDS Professor of Endodontics Division of Endodontics University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine Aurora, Colorado Abstract Sodium hypochlorite (NaOCl) in various concentrations is the most widely used endodontic irrigant, but it can be an irritant to vital tissues. There are several reports about the complications of irrigation with NaOCl during root canal therapy...

Dental caries, Endodontic therapy, Endodontics 3162  Words | 9  Pages

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Chapter 1 Modern Endodontic Therapy

Chapter 1 MODERN ENDODONTIC THERAPY John I. Ingle, Leif K. Bakland, Edward E. Beveridge, Dudley H. Glick, and Anthony E. Hoskinson “Because I’ll have you know, Sancho, that a mouth without teeth is like a mill without its stone, and you must value a tooth more than a diamond.” – Miguel de Cervantes, Don Quixote The newspaper headline read, “Ancient Root Canal Filling Found.” Datelined Jerusalem, the article went on to state that “a green tooth containing the oldest known root canal filling...

Dental caries, Dentistry, Endodontic therapy 12359  Words | 36  Pages

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Dental Treatments in India – Boosts Up Your Oral Health

Treatment, Crown and bridge, Smile designing and Implant Surgery. It is highly competent in various dental specialties such as Oral and maxillofacial surgery, Implant surgery, oral medicine, Periodontics, Prosthodontics, Pedodontics, Orthodontics and Endodontics. Dental Caries continues to be the most widespread and persistent diseases among various population groups. It is an infection that affects the destruction of hard tissues such as enamel, dentin and cementum, as a result of bacterial action....

Dental caries, Dental implant, Dentistry 767  Words | 3  Pages

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Peter Jannetta The introduction of surgical operating microscope in dentistry was done as early as 1986 by selden, it was no until the early 1990’s that the DOM was introduced into the profession and graduate level endodontic programs. These revolutionary instruments have taken endodontic surgery to another level of sophistication “the microsurgical approach”. Microsurgery is limited to a surgical procedure on exceptionally small and complex structures with the aid of an operation microscope. The ...

Dentistry, Endodontics, Focal length 2279  Words | 9  Pages

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properly retain the crown, due to loss of tooth structure to either decay or fracture. An anchor placed in the tooth root following a root canal to strengthen the tooth and help hold a crown in place. In cases where teeth are severely decayed, endodontic treatment and placement of intracanal posts or retainers become necessary before crown restoration. Posts may be constructed of a variety of materials, including resin composite, metal, and biologic material [4]. In recent years, various types...

Composite material, Dental caries, Dental composite 1718  Words | 5  Pages

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Dental Records and Income Monitoring System

is a fixed amount of money that a client agrees to pay, in advance, to secure the services of a consultant or freelancer. Retainer - an appliance or device that keeps the tooth or partial denture in proper position. Root Canal - That aspect of endodontic dealing with the treatment of diseases of the dental pulp, consisting of partial (pulpotomy) or complete (pulpectomy) extirpation of the diseased pulp, cleaning and sterilization of the empty root canal, enlarging and shaping of the canal to receive...

Dentistry, Design, Endodontic therapy 1446  Words | 5  Pages

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Dental Tourism in India – Think Beyond a Smile

Lip bumpers and face masks, Apisectomy, Dental implants and Geriatric dentistry. Dental clinics in Kerala like that of MIDAC offer world- class dental treatments to the tourists including specialized Implantology, orthodontic, Periodontics, , Endodontics and Prosthodontics treatments. At MIDAC, You can avail cost effective and affordable dental treatments pooled with enticing holidays that restores your mind. No doubt that, India will become the most widely accepted Dental tourism destinations,...

Cultural tourism, Dental implant, Dentistry 576  Words | 2  Pages

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Steps in Root Canal Tratment

can be administered. The following are the options that can be considered in regard to root canal treatment. Endodontic canal treatment options This is the most common kind of treatment. “Endodontic treatment, also known as the root canal treats the inside of the tooth and is necessary when the pulp becomes inflamed or infected.”(American Association of Endodontists, 2012).Endodontic treatment can also be carried out using various approaches depending on individual cases. American Association...

American Dental Association, Dental implant, Dentistry 4053  Words | 11  Pages

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In Vitro Evaluation of Ability of Dentaport Root Zx for Root Canal Length Determination and Ability of Dentaport Tri Auto Zx to Start Auto Apical Reverse Motion at the Correct Working Length

FCPS, BDS Assistant Professor Department of Operative Dentistry Islamic International Dental Hospital INTRODUCTION: The history of endodontics begins in the 17th century. Research has brought numerous advances and developments and now endodontic therapy is regarded as a specialized procedure which not only requires complete knowledge of the subject but an appropriate armamentarium as well. Irrespective of the reasons of undergoing the...

Accuracy and precision, Dental caries, Dentistry 466  Words | 2  Pages

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Bilateral Fusion of Mandibular Second Molars with Supernumerary Teeth: Case Report

Supernumerary Teeth: Case Report Eduardo NUNES 1 Ivaldo Gomes de MORAES 2 Paulo Márcio de Oliveira NOVAES 3 Simone Maria Galvão de SOUSA4 1 Department of Endodontics, Pontificial Catholic University, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil 2 Department of Endodontics, Bauru Dental School, Bauru, SP, Brazil 4 Department 3 Private Endodontic Practice, Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil of Oral Pathology, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Sacred Heart, Bauru, SP, Brazil Fusion is a developmental anomaly...

Canine tooth, Deciduous teeth, Dental caries 2381  Words | 10  Pages

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Pulpal Diseases

• Treatment – a. Complete removal of the pulp or pulpectomy. b. The placement of an intracanal medicament to act as a disinfectant or an obtundant. • Prognosis – it is favorable if the pulp is removed and if the tooth undergoes proper endodontic therapy and restoration.  Chronic Hyperplasric Pulpitis • Chronic hyperplastic pulpitis or pulp polyp is a productive pulpal inflammation due to an extensive caries exposure of young pulp • Cause – Slow, progressive carious exposure of pulp...

Dental caries, Dentin, Endodontic therapy 2110  Words | 8  Pages

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Dental Hand Instruments

Carvers. After the amalgam is condensed, it must then be carved to approximately the same original tooth structure. Carvers have sharp cutting edges that are used to shape, form, or cut tooth anatomy into amalgam restorations.     Endodontic Files These tools are particularly used to clean and shape the root canal, with the concept being to perform complete chemomechanical debridement of the root canal to the length of the apical foramen. Scalers used primarily in the prophylactic and...

Dental equipment, Dental restoration, Dentistry 1665  Words | 8  Pages

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Dentistry and St. Louis

applications. 3rd ed. Philadelphia: Churchill Livingstone/Elsevier; 2006. * 29. Brunton LL, Lazo J, Parker K. Goodman & Gilman's pharmacological basis of therapeutics. 11th ed.: McGraw-Hill; 2006. * 30. Ingle JI. PDQ endodontics. 5th ed.: BC Decker Inc.; 2005. 31. Ingle JI, Bakland LK. Endodontics. 5th ed. Hamilton, Ont. London: BC Decker Inc.; 2002. 32. Jekel JF. Epidemiology, biostatistics, and preventive medicine. 3rd ed. Philadelphia: Saunders/Elsevier; 2007. 33. Jordan RE. Esthetic composite bonding:...

Dental implant, Dental restoration, Dentistry 1339  Words | 4  Pages

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Periodontic Notes for Dental Hygiene

bacteria into the tissue 9) Incomplete calculus removal in a periodontal pocket * Periodontium abscess vs. endodontic abscess 10) Abscess of the periodontium results from an infection of the periodontium * Has vital pulp * Bone loss present but does not involve the apex of the tooth * Localized, constant pain 11) An endodontic abscess results from an infection of the tooth pulp * Caused by death of the tooth pulp (nonvital pulp) from...

Blood, Connective tissue, Gingiva 904  Words | 4  Pages

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once. * Call a physician and seek medical attention for further treatment, observation, and support after first aid. ------------------------------------------------- What else is it used in? * Bleaching products * Disinfection * Endodontics * Water treatment * Oxidation References http://www.flinnsci.com/Documents/MSDS/S/SodiumHypochloriteSol.pdf http://www.edquest.ca/component/content/article/109 http://www2.worksafebc.com/Topics/WHMIS/SymbolsAndLabels.asp?ReportID=24384...

Bleach, Chemistry, Chlorine 517  Words | 5  Pages

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Teeth Bleaching. It is one of the options of teeth whitening (iust.edu.sy). Teeth bleaching techniques depends on the vitality of the teeth of the patient or where it will be done. Bleaching of non-vital teeth, these teeth are changed in color after endodontic treatment. Non- vital procedures, this includes “In-Office Non-Vital Bleaching Technique” and “Walking Bleach Technique”. A certain amount of peroxide compounds, counting carbamide peroxide, hydrogen peroxide, sodium perborate and calcium peroxide...

American Dental Association, Bleaches, Chlorine 653  Words | 4  Pages

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Statement Of Purpose

Volunteer NABH accreditation workshop. Wockhardt Hospital, Mumbai (2008) CSR group, Mphasis Ltd., Mumbai (2010) Newsletter, Mphasis Ltd., Mumbai (2010) Blood donation camp, Symbiosis International University, Pune (2009) National conference on Endodontics, Mumbai. (2006) Projects Market Research of Clinical Information systems in South African Hospitals at Ohum Vista, Pune (2010) Employee satisfaction level in a hospital with 300 beds. Mumbai (2009) Author, The effect of celiac disease in oral...

Dental implant, Dental surgery, Dentistry 389  Words | 3  Pages

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Dental In charge 3) Dr. Mazin Askar, Sr. Consultant, Head of Section , Endodontic & Restorative Dentistry 4) Dr. Kheralla A/ Rahim, Sr. Consultant, Head of Section, Proshodontics 5) Dr. Najat Al Hashemi, Sr. Consultant, Head of Section, Orthodontics 6) Dr. Ghada Abu Shawish, Consultant, A/Head of Periodontics 7) Dr. Banoo Ilkhan, Consultant, Prosthodontics(AWH) 8) Dr. Mutaz, Sr. consultant, Endodontic & Restorative Dentistry(AWH) 9) Dr. Ali Khan,Specilaist, Orthodontics(AWH) ...

Al Wakrah, Al-Wakrah Sports Club, American Dental Association 371  Words | 2  Pages

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01 JOHCD Inverted And Impacted Third Molar

inverted third molar has been reported. Its management should be performed in the conservative way to avoid conservative way to avoid serious consequences. Keywords: Inverted, Impacted, Third molar 1 Reader Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics Career Post Graduate Institute of Dental Sciences, Lucknow 2 Senior Lecturer Department of Oral Pathology Career Post Graduate Institute of Dental Sciences, Lucknow INTRODUCTION n impacted tooth is one which is prevented from its normal path of...

Canine tooth, Dentistry, Incisor 730  Words | 2  Pages

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"OTC" over the counter, the ideal choice

is prescribed, how should this medicine be used, and what special precautions consumers should take. Study comparing the effectiveness of ibuprofen (Motrin), Empirin with Codeine #3, and Synalgos-DC for the relief of post endodontic pain, Journal of Endodontic Volume 10, Issue 5 , Pages 210-214, May 1984. A study conducted to determine whether Ibuprofen is safe when interacting with other drugs, common side effects, and risks. Acetaminophen-induced acute liver failure:...

Analgesic, Aspirin, Codeine 1388  Words | 5  Pages

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Laser Light

 Er:YAG laser * Laser scalpel (General surgery, gynecological, urology, laparoscopic) * Photobiomodulation (i.e. laser therapy) * "No-Touch" removal of tumors, especially of the brain and spinal cord. * In dentistry for caries removal, endodontic/periodontic procedures, tooth whitening, and oral surgery...

Chemical laser, Laser, Light 882  Words | 4  Pages

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Scanduim Element

manufacturing company Smith & Wesson produces revolvers with frames composed of scandium alloy and cylinders of titanium or carbon steel. Dentists use Erbium, chromium: yttrium-scandium-gallium garnet (Er,Cr:YSGG) lasers for cavity preparation and in endodontics. Approximately 20 kg (as Sc2O3) of scandium is used annually in the United States to make high-intensity discharge lamps. Scandium iodide, along with sodium iodide, when added to a modified form of mercury-vapor lamp, produces a form of metal halide...

Chemical element, Chemistry, Iron 805  Words | 3  Pages

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Application Essay: General Dentistry Program

maintained a balance of strong academic record in high school and in college as well After my graduation, I worked at a private dental clinic to keep myself abreast with the latest trends in clinical dentistry. Here in I acquired the skills of endodontic rotary systems, flexible dentures and rubber based impression materials. However I realized the need for further education for successful management of a dental office driving me to make up my mind to learn administrative skills and the basics of...

Dental implant, Dental surgery, Dentistry 925  Words | 3  Pages

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Dental Implants & Prosthetics Market Worth $10,562.2 Million by 2016

injury, or some accident. Prosthetic dentistry involves the diagnosis, treatment, and reconstruction of missing or infected teeth through the use of crowns, bridges, implants, and dentures. Dental prosthetics offer a more permanent solution than endodontic treatments. Dental markets studied in this report are categorized as dental implants, & prosthetics; of which implants account for largest share of the total market. The global dental implant & prosthetics market was valued at $ 6,781.7 million...

Dental implant, Dentistry, Implants 394  Words | 2  Pages

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Periodontology Study Guide

treatment. During this phase, procedures are undertaken to reduce the effects of disease. Regenerative techniques are performed to help restore periodontal tissues that have been loss due to disease; periodontal surgery, including placement of implants, endodontic therapy. Phase III therapy usually involves restorations and replacement of missing teeth. Procedures included in this phase are restorative dentistry, extensive orthodontics, and any needed occusal therapy; final restorations, fixed and removable...

Bacteria, Biofilm, Dental plaque 939  Words | 5  Pages

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Paternalism V Autonomy

and fabricating a three-unit bridge for tooth replacement. Due to the patient’s age, the dentist feels this is the easiest approach so the tooth will not give the patient any problems in the future. In this case, there is no mention of possible endodontic treatment or replacing the extracted tooth (if extraction is required) with an implant. Paternalism violates this patient’s autonomy and self-determination, and ethically involves nonmaleficence due to not giving the patient the right to informed...

Autonomy, Dental surgery, Dentistry 390  Words | 2  Pages

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Apec: It's Successes and Future Prospects

open multilateral trading system in the interest of Asia-Pacific and all other economies; • to decrease the number of obstacles in trade and also to reduce tariffs across Asia Pacific nations • to promote, develop and maintain high standards of endodontic research, teaching and clinical practice in the Asian Pacific region. APEC was established in 1989, when Australia hosted the first annual meeting, the Canberra Ministerial Meeting, Foreign and Trade Ministers from 12 Asia-Pacific economies to...

Asia-Pacific, Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation, Economic growth 1253  Words | 4  Pages

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propolis report

and other forms of oral disease, due to its antimicrobial properties.[32][33][34][35] Propolis is also being investigated for its efficacy in the treatment of canker sores[36] and in reducing the inflammation associated with canal debridement and endodontic procedures. As an antioxidant One in vivo study has shown that propolis reduced the chances of cataracts in rat pups.[38] Again however, in the absence of any clinical studies, it is not clear if this activity has any therapeutic relevance...

Caffeic acid, Cell cycle, Clinical trial 440  Words | 2  Pages

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Surgery Laser Scalpel

scalpel (General surgery, gynecological, urology, laparoscopic) ▪ Dental procedures ▪ Photobiomodulation (i.e. laser therapy) ▪ "No-Touch" removal of tumors, especially of the brain and spinal cord. ▪ In dentistry for caries removal, endodontic/periodontic procedures, tooth whitening, and oral surgery. ▪ Industry: Cutting, welding, material heat treatment, marking parts ▪ Defense: Marking targets, guiding munitions, missile defence, electro-optical countermeasures (EOCM), alternative...

Bell Labs, Infrared, Laser 431  Words | 2  Pages

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Dental Management System

affordable cost. Nieto Dental Clinic offers the different dental treatment and services such as Oral Prophylaxis (Cleaning), Restoration (Filling), Prosthodontics (Dentures, Crown, Bridged), Orthodontics (Braces), Surgery (Extraction/Impaction), Endodontic (Root canal treatment), and Cosmetics (Tooth Whitening) and other related services. The business started operating in April year 2002 by Jocelyn Evangelista Nieto, MDM, a highly professional, skilled and trained Gen. Dentist...

Database normalization, Dental caries, Dental surgery 1588  Words | 7  Pages

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History of Dentistry.

ailments". Dentistry today is somewhat specialized. The eight specialties are as follows: * 1901 Orthodontics * 1918 Oral Surgery * 1918 Periodontics * 1918 Prosthodontics * 1927 Pedodontics * 1937 Public Health * 1946 Oral Pathology * 1963 Endodontics The first evidence of a surgical operation was found in Egypt. A mandible with two perforations just below the root of the first molar indicated the establishment of drainage of an abscessed tooth. The approximate date is 2750 B.C. The splinting...

American Dental Association, Dental implant, Dentistry 1120  Words | 5  Pages

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Dental Case Presentation

for construction of mandibular partial denture • Recall in 6 months All treatment in the above treatment plans has been carried out by myself and completed up to the recall in 6 months Treatment undertaken: Endodontic treatment |Pre-operative radiograph (Grade II)|Working length radiograph (Grade |Try-in point radiograph (Grade II) |Immediate post-operative radiograph (Grade| | |I) | ...

Dental caries, Dentistry, Gingiva 916  Words | 5  Pages

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are essential.  Caries susceptibility.  Cost  Bulkier  Bony undercuts  Space sensitive. VARIOUS TECHNIQUES  Simple Tooth Modification and Reduction  Tooth Reduction and Cast Coping  Endodontic Therapy and Amalgam Plug  Endodontic Therapy and Cast Coping  Endodontic Therapy and Cast coping Utilizing Some Form of Attachment . CLASSIFICATION I   complete overdenture- where the CD is supported by roots/implants. removable partial overdenture II  remote overdenture-...

Dentures, Gingiva, Prevention 3187  Words | 87  Pages

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be continued. Investigation of orthodontic-associated paraesthesia Although paraesthesia of the lower lip, may occur after orthognathic surgery to the lower jaw, removal of mandibular third molar, dento-alveolar surgery and following endodontic treatment, it is an uncommon complication during conventional orthodontic treatment. Since paraesthesia may be associated with malignant neoplastic disease, such as Burkitt’s lymphoma, multiple myeloma, central squamous cell carcinoma, and odontomas...

Anatomy, Inferior alveolar nerve, Mandibular canal 1803  Words | 6  Pages

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How to Be a Doctor

D.O.s emphasize the body’s musculoskeletal system, preventive medicine, and holistic patient care and often work in family and general practices, although they may be found in many specialties. AREAS DENTISTRY- Some Areas of Specialization Endodontics Oral Pathology Oral & Maxillofacial Radiology Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Orthodontics Pediatric Dentistry Periodontics Prosthodontics Public Health Research Study Medicine inRussia pply Now At Kursk State Medical university. 12 Medical...

Doctor of Medicine, Internal medicine, Medical education 1482  Words | 6  Pages

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patient history, preparing case sheets, making necessary investigations reaching to diagnosis and doing proposed treatments. All these experiences provided me with good professional background in Oral surgery, Oral medicine, Conservative dentistry (Endodontic, Crown and Bridge and Operative Dentistry), Periodontics, Prosthodontics, Oral medicine, Orthodontic and Pediatric dentistry. The Reasons for Choice of Studying In One of Universities of China: As known, most of the people around the world know...

Dental implant, Dentistry, Facial trauma 2410  Words | 7  Pages

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Effectiveness of Mechanical Tongue Cleanar

malodor by oral cleansing procedures. Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol 1976;42:172-81. Dr. Seemann is a senior manager, scientific relations, MEDLive GmbH, Berlin. He was an assistant professor, Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Dental School, Charité, HumboldtUniversity, Berlin. Address reprint requests to Dr. Seemann at MEDLive GmbH, Fabeckstrasse 60-62, 14195 Berlin, Germany, e-mail, “seemann@medlive. de”. Mr. Kison is a dental student, Dental School, Charité, HumboldtUniversity...

American Dental Association, Dental floss, Halitosis 3060  Words | 12  Pages

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The Bleaching of Teeth: a Review of the Literature

and Sons; 1992. 44. p. 13–5. 27. Kashima-Tanaka M, Tsujimoto Y, Kawamoto K, Senda N, Ito K, Yamazaki M. Generation of free radicals and/or active oxygen by light or laser irradiation of hydrogen peroxide or sodium hypochlorite. Journal of Endodontics 2003;29:141–3. 28. Hannig C, Zech R, Henze E, Dorr-Tolui R, Attin T. Determination of peroxides in saliva—kinetics of peroxide release into saliva during home-bleaching with Whitestrips and Vivastyle. Archives of Oral Biology 2003;48:559–66. 29...

Carbamide peroxide, Clinical trial, Cosmetic dentistry 7167  Words | 25  Pages

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Job Shadowing a Dentist

4.0 DENT 6416 Comp. Removable Pros I Lec. 1.0 DENT 6416L Comp. Removable Pros I Lab. 2.0 DENT 6422 Fixed Prosthodontics I Lec. 1.0 DENT 6422L Fixed Prosthodontics I Lab 2.0 DENT 6426 Oral Radiology 2.0 DENT 6435 Endodontics I Lecture 1.0 DENT 6436 Ortho: Growth and Development        1.0 LS-MCRB 4180 Microbiology 4.0 Total Hours 25.0 Spring Semester  Credit Hours DENT 6415 Pathology II 2.0 DENT 6417 Rem. Partial Prosthodontics...

Dental implant, Dental public health, Dental surgery 3438  Words | 12  Pages

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Dental Question Bank

Following trauma to tooth, the next day there was no response to pulp tests you should A. Review again later 4 B. C. Start endodontic treatment Extraction of tooth 22. What is the main purpose of performing pulp test on a recently traumatised tooth A. B. Obtain baseline response Obtain accurate indication about pulp vitality 23. What is the main function of EDTA in endodontics A. Decalcification of dentine B. Cleaning debris from root canal 24. Which is NOT TRUE in relation to the prescription...

Canine tooth, Dental caries, Dentin 33469  Words | 101  Pages

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Managment Case Study

Department of Endodontics, School of Dentistry, University of Washington; Dr. Comer is Associate Dean for Patient Services, School of Dentistry, Medical College of Georgia; Dr. Filler is Assistant Dean, Student, Alumni, and External Affairs, University of Alabama at Birmingham; and Dr. Fine is Director, Postdoctoral Periodontics, Columbia University School of Dental and Oral Surgery. Direct correspondence and requests for reprints to Dr. Gerald N. Glickman, Department of Endodontics, School of Dentistry...

Academia, Dean, Goal 4038  Words | 13  Pages

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Entraining Tones and Binaural Beats

from the stress of hardship and segregation. Page 1 Copyright 2009 Dental patients often suffer anxiety before and during dental appointments (Lazarus, 1966, Dewitt, 1966, Corah & Pantera, 1968). Of all the dental procedures, root canal (endodontic) therapy is the most feared (Morse & Chow, 1993). A study using visual entrainment (VE) to reduce anxiety during a root canal procedure found that by adding relaxing (dissociating) music, the anxiety was further reduced (Morse 1993). This study...

Beat Generation, Binaural beats, Brain 5233  Words | 16  Pages

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Water and Citric Acid

compared with water, and that there was a statistically significant difference among the three solutions. In the study “EVALUATION OF THE EFFECT OF EDTA, EDTAC AND CITRIC ACID ON THE MICROHARDNESS OF ROOT DENTINE” by Mauricio MH of Department of Endodontics, Rio de Janeiro State University, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, microhardness decreased with increasing time of application of chelating solutions. There were no significant (P > 0.05) differences between initial microhardness for the three groups...

Acid, Chelating agents, Chelation 7626  Words | 25  Pages

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Management of Handicapped Children

◆ Restorative treatment It is necessary. Filling a cavity can be undertaken routinely with protection the mucosa. In the case of local anesthesia factor replacement therapy [pic] Endodontic treatment (root canal therapy): It is generally low risk for patients with bleeding disorders. Pulpectomy be carried out carefully (the instrument do not pass through the apex of the root canal). [pic] Tooth extraction...

Blood, Coagulation, Dentistry 2515  Words | 21  Pages

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water pollutuon

surgery: CO2, Er:YAG laser Laser scalpel (General surgery, gynecological, urology, laparoscopic) Photobiomodulation (i.e. laser therapy) "No-Touch" removal of tumors, especially of the brain and spinal cord. In dentistry for caries removal, endodontic/periodontic procedures, tooth whitening, and oral surgery Industrial and commercial Cutting and peening of metals and other material, welding, marking, etc. Guidance systems (e.g., ring laser gyroscopes) Rangefinder / surveying, LIDAR / pollution...

Laser, Laser applications, Laser bonding 2621  Words | 9  Pages

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chronic * Episodes of localized swelling * Periocoronitis is associated with the 8’s * Treatment involves debridement and systemic antibiotics Class VII: periodontitis associated with endodontics * Periodontal pocket can progress to join an endodontic lesion * Treatment: endodontic therapy must be completed before scaling Class VIII: developmental or acquired deformities and conditions The role of abnormal occlusion and jaw dysfunction in periodontal treatment (chapter...

Dental plaque, Gingiva, Gingivitis 10404  Words | 42  Pages

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Myofascial Triggger Point: Acupuncture and Myofascial Trigger Point Therapy for Upper Back Pain

/article/download/6425/590 Fricton, J.R., Kroening, R., Haley, D. & Siegert, R. (1985). Myofascial pain syndrome of the head and neck: a review of clinical characteristics of 164 patients. Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, Oral Radiology and Endodontics 60, 615–623. Retrieve May 10, 2013, from http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0030422085903640 Gatterman, M.I. (1990). Chiropractic management of Spine Related Disorders. Baltimore, William and Wilkins p. 437 Gatterman, M.I. (2005)...

Acupuncture, Chronic pain, Massage 5100  Words | 14  Pages

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Sample Personal Statement

those problems and in the further expansion of those frontiers had inspired me to seek a degree in biology and entrance into a School of Dentistry. I intend to successfully complete program of dentistry and further my specialization in the area of endodontics. Upon completion of my degree programs I would like to return to the southwest region of the country to make my services available to the underserved population of the area. I would also like to spend some time serving the populations of Central...

Dental assistant, Dental implant, Dentistry 4393  Words | 12  Pages

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treatment ratio. Casting (e.g., crown, inlay): large direct fillings ratio. Endodontic treatment: extraction ratio. Receipt of third molar (wisdom tooth) extractions. Mean number of third molars extracted. Source: Bader JD, Shugars DA, White A, et al. Development of effectiveness of care and use of services measures for dental care plans. J Public Health Dent 1999; 59(3):142-9. considered alternative therapies (e.g., endodontic treatment vs. extraction). Two measures are concerned with wisdom tooth...

Dental caries, Dentistry, Halitosis 7733  Words | 25  Pages

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Time-Table Winter-2012 Theory Examinations First Mbbs Time : 10.00 Am to 12.30 Pm

FOURTH BDS (OLD) Time : 10.00 am to 1.00 pm Day Friday Saturday Monday Tuesday Thursday Friday Monday Date 23/11/2012 24/11/2012 26/11/2012 27/11/2012 29/11/2012 30/11/2012 03/12/2012 Subject Name Prosthodontics Conservative Dentistry including Endodontics Pedodontics Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Periodontics Orthodontics Oral Medicine and Radiology Paper Sub. Code -------02401 02402 02403 02404 02405 02406 02407 FOURTH BDS (NEW) Time : 10.00 am to 1.00 pm Day Friday Saturday Monday Tuesday...

Anatomy, Human anatomy, Medical school 20044  Words | 79  Pages

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eventually requires one of the following treatment alternatives: a) Selective grinding of the cusps. b) Restoration with a crown at the proper height. c) Gross reduction and restoration, often involving endodontic treatment. d) Extraction of the offending tooth. A ‘Deep’ or excessive anterior vertical overlap (overbite more than 3mm) of anterior teeth often results in problems in the design and fitting of R.P.Ds and may also be a sign of posterior...

Dental caries, Dentistry, Dentures 5232  Words | 20  Pages

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Dental Caries

Cavities and Tooth decay http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/medical/IM00619 Last updated 28/04/11 Accessed 6/11/12 3. Wikipedia – Dental Fillings http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/dental_fillings Last updated 19/09/12 Accessed 6/1/12 4. Wikipedia – Endodontic Therapy http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Endodontic_therapy Last updated 17/11/12 Accessed 6/11/12 5. Centre for Disease Control and Prevention: Oral Health – Preventing Cavities, Gum Disease, Tooth Loss And Oral Cancers, Page 2 http://www.cdc...

Dental caries, Dental fluorosis, Dentistry 3999  Words | 14  Pages

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Implementation of Tomosynthesis in Dental X Ray Imaging

fundamentally similar. They are used Periapical view means the recording medium is located in the mouth so that it records an image of whole tooth including the crown and root (Figure 1.2). This view might be used to determine the need for endodontic therapy, or to look for aching tooth [6]. Figure 1.2 Periapical View [5] In bite-wing view the recording medium is placed so that it records the image of the crowns of the teeth, which are usually the region of interest (Figure 1.3). One...

Crookes tube, Digital photography, Electromagnetic spectrum 6312  Words | 37  Pages

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Capacity Planning

health was excellent, with minimal plaque accumulations and no bleeding on gentle probing. She had extensive posterior restorations. The diagnosis was maxillary vertical excess with dental and skeletal open bite and moderate crowding in both arches. Endodontic therapy had been performed on the mandibular right second pre- molar, and the pretreatment panoramic radiograph revealed generalized alveolar bone loss of about 20%. The maxillary left second and third molars had drifted mesially and tipped into...

Canine tooth, Incisor, Invisalign 5446  Words | 20  Pages

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Dental Secrets 2nd Edition

………………………………………………….…..……37 Joseph W. Costa, Jr., and Dale Potter 4. Oral Pathology ………………………………………………….………62 Soak-Bin Woo 5. Oral Radiology ……………………………………………….…………99 Bernard Friedland 6. Periodontology ……………………………………….………………125 Mark S. Obernesser 7. Endodontics ………………………………………….………..………155 Steven P. Levine 8. Restorative Dentistry ……………………………………….………180 Elliot V. Feldbau and Steven A. Migliorini 9. Prosthodontics ……………………………………….………………216 Ralph B. Sozio 10. Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery ……………………………………251...

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Applying to Dental School

and treatment of oral diseases and disorders. Students apply basic principles and techniques involved in oral diagnosis, treatment planning, restorative dentistry, periodontics, oral surgery, orthodontics, pediatric dentistry, prosthodontics, endodontics, and other types of treatment through direct patient care. They learn to attend to chronically ill, disabled, special care, and geriatric patients and children. In addition, 13 ADEA OFFICIAL GUIDE TO DENTAL SCHOOLS dental schools provide...

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and Scientific Meeting “ Dental Services at its Best Through Positive Convergence ” May 1 - 6, 2007 Philippine International Convention Center Roxas Blvd, Manila 60 University Of California Los Angeles School of Dentistry “ UCLA Endodontics Lecture and Hands - on Workshop” February 3 - 4, 2006 University of the East, Manila Preceptorship Course on Orthodontics By the International Association of Orthodontics August 2005 – August 2006 National Police Commission Philippine...

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