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Dental techniques; tools, materials and surgical research

Section edited by Mariana Braga

This section seeks to publish research on both new materials and surgical techniques and the efficacy and refinements of existing treatments; this includes oral cancer

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  1. Debridement and disinfection of the root canal system is a crucial step in endodontic procedures. The effectiveness of irrigation relies on both the mechanical flushing action and the ability of irrigants to d...

    Authors: Ahmad AlKahtani, Sarah M Alkahtany, Amer Mahmood, Mona A Elsafadi, Abdullah M Aldahmash and Sukumaran Anil

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2014 14:27

    Content type: Research article

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  2. Nano-hydroxyapatite (nHA) is a potential ideal biomaterial for bone regeneration. However, studies have yet to characterize the behavior of human osteoblasts derived from alveolar bone on nHA. Thus, the aim of...

    Authors: Andrea Pilloni, Giorgio Pompa, Matteo Saccucci, Gabriele Di Carlo, Lia Rimondini, Marina Brama, Blerina Zeza, Francesca Wannenes and Silvia Migliaccio

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2014 14:22

    Content type: Research article

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  3. Root canal irrigation carries a risk of extrusion of irrigant into the periapical tissues which can be associated with pain, swelling, and tissue damage. Studies have shown less extrusion with sonic or apical ...

    Authors: Ahmed Alkahtani, Tala D Al Khudhairi and Sukumaran Anil

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2014 14:12

    Content type: Research article

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  4. The role of cell-surface glycoconjugates in oral mucosal graft-versus-host disease (GVHD) is still unclear, even though molecular changes in the oral epithelium are essential for the pathogenesis of these lesi...

    Authors: Hironori Hanada, Jun Ohno, Kei Seno, Nobutaka Ota and Kunihisa Taniguchi

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2014 14:5

    Content type: Research article

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  5. Efforts to improve the performance of rotary NiTi instruments by enhancing the properties of NiTi alloy, or their manufacturing processes rather than changes in instrument geometries have been reported. The ai...

    Authors: Raidan Ba-Hattab, Anne-Kathrin Pröhl, Hermann Lang and Dieter Pahncke

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2013 13:72

    Content type: Research article

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  6. Pediatric medications may possess a high erosive potential to dental tissues due to the existence of acid components in their formulations. The purpose was to determine the erosive and cariogenic potential of ...

    Authors: Alidianne Fábia C Xavier, Eline FF Moura, Waldeneide F Azevedo, Fernando F Vieira, Mauro HNG Abreu and Alessandro L Cavalcanti

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2013 13:71

    Content type: Research article

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  7. Reliable caries detection is a cornerstone in the modern caries treatment schema. This study aimed to evaluate adopting traditional and new caries detection methods by third-year dental students.

    Authors: Heini Parviainen, Hannu Vähänikkilä, Marja-Liisa Laitala, Leo Tjäderhane and Vuokko Anttonen

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2013 13:70

    Content type: Research article

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  8. Electromyographic analysis of the masticatory muscles provides useful data on the behavior of these muscles during stomatognathic system functioning and allows a functional assessment of orthodontic treatments...

    Authors: Chiara Masci, Irma Ciarrocchi, Alessandro Spadaro, Stefano Necozione, Maria Chiara Marci and Annalisa Monaco

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2013 13:57

    Content type: Research article

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  9. This study compared the effectiveness of a Specially Designed Paste Carrier technique with the Syringe-Spreader technique and the Syringe-Lentulo spiral technique in the intracanal placement of calcium hydroxide.

    Authors: Joseph Meng Ern Tan, Abhishek Parolia and Allan Kah Heng Pau

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2013 13:52

    Content type: Technical advance

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  10. In epidemiological surveys, a good reliability among the examiners regarding the caries detection method is essential. However, training and calibrating those examiners is an arduous task because it involves s...

    Authors: Chaiana Piovesan, Bruna LP Moro, Juan S Lara, Thiago M Ardenghi, Renata S Guedes, Ana E Haddad, Mariana M Braga and Fausto M Mendes

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2013 13:49

    Content type: Research article

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  11. Aim was to compare clinical findings with x-ray findings using dental panoramic radiography (DPR). In addition, type and frequency of secondary findings in x-rays were investigated.

    Authors: Marc A Moll, Miriam Seuthe, Constantin von See, Antonia Zapf, Else Hornecker, Rainer F Mausberg and Dirk Ziebolz

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2013 13:48

    Content type: Research article

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  12. The massive use of preventive measures in Mexico has resulted in a large decline in dental caries over the past two decades. There does however remain a largely unmet need for restorative treatment. This paper...

    Authors: Elisa Luengas-Quintero, Jo E Frencken, Jorge Alejandro Muñúzuri-Hernández and Jan Mulder

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2013 13:42

    Content type: Research article

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  13. Odontogenic diseases can be a risk factor for life-threatening infection in patients with hematologic malignancies during chemotherapy that induces myelosuppression of variable severity. Previous studies noted...

    Authors: Masaya Akashi, Yasuyuki Shibuya, Junya Kusumoto, Shungo Furudoi, Yumiko Inui, Kimikazu Yakushijin, Atsuo Okamura, Hiroshi Matsuoka and Takahide Komori

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2013 13:41

    Content type: Research article

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  14. Several controversies exist about the methods of harvesting and eventual utilization of stem cells in Medicine and Dentistry. The objective of the study was to investigate the awareness, attitude and knowledge...

    Authors: Matthew Asizide Sede, Ochuwa Audu and Clement Chinedu Azodo

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2013 13:27

    Content type: Research article

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