Journal of
Dentistry and Oral Hygiene

  • Abbreviation: J. Dent. Oral Hyg.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2472
  • DOI: 10.5897/JDOH
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 137

Table of Content: August 2011; 3(8)

August 2011

In-office dental bleaching efficacy assessment in function of the light exposure regime by digital colorimetric reflectance spectroscopy

In-office dental bleaching has been subject of several studies. Generally those studies quantify through visual analysis, the shade reduction of the teeth submitted to different bleaching protocols (light sources, bleaching agent concentrations and irradiation time). The objective of this work is the determination of the influence of four irradiation protocols on the obtainment of better aesthetic results using a...

Author(s): Florez F. L. E, Andrade M. F., Campos E. A., Oliveira Júnior O. B., Bagnato V. S. and Panhoca V. H.,

August 2011

Biopsy: Clinical implications

Biopsy is an important surgical procedure done for the accurate diagnosis of many mucosal lesions. Thus, it is essential for every dentist to know its implications. This article explains the indications, contraindications and several points to be followed during biopsy procedure and the transportation of the specimen to the histopathological laboratory. Knowing these points would help to avoid the unnecessary delay,...

Author(s): Bhavana.V.Karkera, Shivakumar B. N., Afnan Mohammed, Vidya M., Nandaprasad S. and Hemanth M.