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: November 2015; 7(11)

November 2015

An evaluation of ethical aspects concerning endodontic instrument fracture

The aim of this study was to address and analyze several ethical issues relating to the behavioral conduct of general practitioners and endodontists towards instrument fracture during root canal treatment. Data was collected from a group of general practitioners and endodontists and other specialist from other field who perform root canal treatment, using an open ended questionnaire, which was later reviewed and...

Author(s): Shibu Thomas Mathew and Manal Rowdan

November 2015

Lidocaine subgingival irrigation modulate the levels of prostaglandin E2 in gingival crevicular fluid after periodontal therapy

The aim of this study has evaluated if lidocaine 2% with 1:100.000 epinephrine used as subgingival irrigation has anti-inflammatory effect after periodontal therapy. Seventeen patients were selected to this paired split mouth randomized, subject-blind study. Each patient had a minimum of two sites labeled and alleatory separated, both with probe depth ≥ 5 mm. Each site were separated in two groups:...

Author(s): Gabriela Alessandra da Cruz Galhardo Camargo, Jõao Eduardo Marra Fellows, Isis Andréa Venturini Pola Poiate, Apoena de Aguiar Ribeiro, Etyene Castro Dip, Natalia Linhares Coutinho Silva, Ana Luísa Palhares de Miranda and Jorge Luiz Mendonça Tributino

November 2015

Evaluation of resistance to fracture of temporary implant-supported prosthesis with extension in cantilever enhanced with glass fibre

This study aims to evaluate the fracture resistance of acrylic resin used in temporary prosthesis with an extension cantilever, using glass fibers treated with silane as reinforcement, varying the distribution and positioning within the matrix. Fifty specimens were produced and divided equally into five groups: Group I, without reinforcement; Group II, reinforced with continuous, concentrated and aligned fibers; Group...

Author(s): Rodrigo Lorenzi Poluha, Clóvis Lamartine de Moraes Melo Neto, Luiz Guilherme de Paula Constantino, Eliseo Braga Junior and Sérgio Sábio

November 2015

Prevalence of untreated dental caries among the preschool children of Western Maharashtra

Optimum oral health is required to eat, socialize without discomfort or embarrassment. Untreated dental caries is a common problem faced by the population in developing countries affecting the development of the child. A cross sectional study was conducted among 3 to 5 years old preschool children to evaluate the prevalence of dental caries and consequences of untreated dental caries. Dental caries was measured using...

Author(s): Patil Snehal, shivakumar KM, siddhi hathiwala, Samuel Raj Srinivasan and Sachin Khatri