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: October 2010; 2(4)

October 2010

Therapeutic effect of topical applications of trichloroacetic acid and hydrogen peroxide for aphthous ulcers minor

The author attempted to evaluate the therapeutic effect of local application of Trichloroacetic Acid (TCA), hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) and normal saline for aphthous ulcers minor (AUM). Fifty four patients with AUM were enrolled in this study between January, 2002 and December, 2004. They were divided blindly into 3 equal groups , 18 patients managed with local application of 30% TCA ,18 treated by local 6%...

Author(s): Ahmed M. Al-Abbasi

October 2010

In vitro study of staining agents effects on optical properties of esthetic restorative materials

The authors have studied the effect of four staining agents on the optical properties of esthetic restorative materials through translucency tests. Two commercial brands of composite resins were used: Point 4 (Kerr) and Charisma (Heraeus-Kulzer). The liquids tested were: wine, cola, chlorhexidine solution and nicotine solution. The translucency was measured at different periods of time: P0 – before immersion...

Author(s): Welingtom Dinelli, Renata Vidal Fernandes, Marcelo Ferrarezi de Andrade, Norberto Catanzaro Guimaraes and Flavia Magnani Bevilacqua