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: July 2014; 6(4)

July 2014

Minimally invasive endodontics

The primary goal of endodontic therapy is the long-term retention of a functional tooth by preventing or treating apical periodontitis. However, there are many other factors that impact endodontic outcomes such as the quality of the restoration and structural integrity of the tooth after root canal preparation. Contemporary research efforts are currently directed to better understanding dentine behaviour and structure...

Author(s): Shibu Thomas Mathew and Julie Susan Rajan

July 2014

Blood type determination from extracted deciduous teeth

This study investigated the feasibility and accuracy of blood types identification through deciduous teeth, using absorption-elution. A total of 15 deciduous teeth extracted from 15 children were used to identify blood types which were compared with the blood types of the children's parents.  The blood types of 5 (of 5) samples were fully-identified whose agglutination process took place less than a week....

Author(s): Inne S. Sasmita, Fahmi Oscandar and Novita H. Effendi