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: 136

Table of Content: December 2009; 1(5)

December 2009

Reproduction of custom made eye prosthesis maneuver: A case report

Ocular prosthesis is an artificial replacement of the eye. After enucleation, evisceration and exenteration of the eye, the goal is to replace the missing tissues with an artificial prosthesis and restore the facial symmetry and normal appearance of the anophthalmic patient. Therefore the combined efforts of the ophthalmologist, the plastic surgeon, and the maxillofacial Prosthodontist are essential in order to restore...

Author(s): Sunil Kumar Mishra and Chowdhary Ramesh

  • Article Number: 55DC390837

December 2009

Dental caries occurrence and associated oral hygiene practices among rural and urban Nigerian pre-school children

The objective of this research is to assess the prevalence of dental caries in Nigerian preschool children and establish the proportion of treated lesions and to also investigate the association between oral hygiene habits and dental caries prevalence in the study population. Dental examinations were performed on 404 children aged between 18 months and 5 years and an interview were conducted for the mothers to...

Author(s): A. Adeniyi Abiola, O. Ogunbodede Eyitope, O. Jeboda Sonny and O. Sofola Oyinkan

  • Article Number: 2FB2879853