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: 133

Table of Content: May 2013; 5(5)

May 2013

Undergraduate dental curriculum of a Nigerian dental school and the behavioural science and management skills required for private dental practice

The purpose of this study was to determine whether the undergraduate dental curriculum of the University of Lagos Dental School, adequately prepares the dental graduate with the behavioral science and business/management (practice management) skills required for private dental practice. A review of the current undergraduate dental curriculum of the University of Lagos Dental School was carried out to determine...

Author(s): G. I. Isiekwe, O. O. Sofola, O. O. Sanu and F. A. Oredugba

May 2013

Assessment of periodontal treatment on lipid control in patients with cardiovascular disease

Several studies have sought to explain the possible causal relationship between periodontal disease and cardiovascular disease. The aim of this study was to find evidence that periodontal treatment is associated with changes in lipid levels in patients with cardiovascular disease after a 12-month follow-up period. Eighty patients were selected and divided into 4 groups of 20 patients each, as follows: 2 groups of...

Author(s): Carlos Augusto Nassar, Karine Figueiredo da Costa, Suy Ellen Pramiu, Adriana Chassot Bresolin and  Patrícia Oehlmeyer Nassar