Does immediate loading affect clinical and patient-centered outcomes of mandibular 2-unsplinted-implant overdenture? A 2-year within-case analysis

Jun 19, 2018 by in General Dentistry Comments Off on Does immediate loading affect clinical and patient-centered outcomes of mandibular 2-unsplinted-implant overdenture? A 2-year within-case analysis

Abstract Objective To provide 2-year clinical- and patient-oriented data with regard to mandibular overdenture assisted by 2 immediately loaded unsplinted implants. Material and methods In this pre-post design, Phase-I clinical…

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Stabilization of mandibular complete dentures by four mini implants: Impact on masticatory function

Jun 19, 2018 by in General Dentistry Comments Off on Stabilization of mandibular complete dentures by four mini implants: Impact on masticatory function

Abstract Objectives The frequent instability of mandibular removable complete dentures causes an alteration of mastication. An innovative therapeutic strategy involves placing four symphyseal mini implants. This study aimed at assessing…

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Orthodontic cement with protein-repellent and antibacterial properties and the release of calcium and phosphate ions

Jun 19, 2018 by in General Dentistry Comments Off on Orthodontic cement with protein-repellent and antibacterial properties and the release of calcium and phosphate ions

Abstract Objectives White spot lesions often occur in orthodontic treatments. The objective of this study was to develop a novel resin-modified glass ionomer cement (RMGI) as an orthodontic cement with…

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Anticaries effect of low-fluoride dentifrices with phosphates in children: A randomized, controlled trial

Jun 19, 2018 by in General Dentistry Comments Off on Anticaries effect of low-fluoride dentifrices with phosphates in children: A randomized, controlled trial

Abstract Low-fluoride dentifrices (LFD) have been recommended for young children aiming to minimize excessive fluoride intake during tooth brushing. Given the uncertainties surrounding the clinical efficacy of such formulations, alternatives…

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A novel application of nanohydroxyapatite/mesoporous silica biocomposite on treating dentin hypersensitivity: An in vitrostudy

Jun 19, 2018 by in General Dentistry Comments Off on A novel application of nanohydroxyapatite/mesoporous silica biocomposite on treating dentin hypersensitivity: An in vitrostudy

Abstract Objectives To fabricate a nanohydroxyapatite/mesoporous silica nanoparticle (nHAp@MSN) biocomposite and investigate its effectiveness on dentinal tubule occlusion, acid-resistant stability, and microtensile bond strength (MTBS). Methods The nHAp@MSN biocomposite was…

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