Issue 3 Volume 8 (2020)

Assessment of Fluoride Uptake by Tooth Enamel from Different Fluoride Dentifrices: A Systematic Review Written by Mohammad Abdul Baseer   Published On Issue 3 Vol 8, 2020
Aim: To review the factors influencing the Enamel Fluoride Uptake (EFU) from different fluoride dentifrices by considering studies published between 2005 and 2020.Materials and Method: This review study was based on a systematic search of the literature on fluoride uptake by dental enamel from fluoride dentifrices. This study was carried out in Mar
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Customised Aesthetic Maxillary Complete Denture Prosthesis Using Characterization- A Case Series Written by Mayank Kumar Parakh   Published On Issue 3 Vol 8, 2020
For an esthetic appearance of a complete denture, characterization of the denture plays a significant role. Furthermore, giving appropriate contours and characterizing the denture bases can give a more natural and life-like appearance.In this case series, the esthetics of a maxillary complete denture were enhanced using various shades of gingival c
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Evaluation of the Use of Antibiotics Prophylaxis in Dental Surgery: Literature Review Written by Khalid Shami Alghaythi   Published On Issue 3 Vol 8, 2020
Background: Infective endocarditis is a cardiovascular infection resulting from the migration of oropharyngeal bacteria during dental manipulation. It is, however, caused by other factors and conditions not related to dental surgery. As a result, antibiotic prophylaxis is important in dental practice, and this paper would discuss this issue further
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Evaluation of Endodontic Errors Causes and Management Approach: Literature Review Written by Rawan Waleed Alhussain   Published On Issue 3 Vol 8, 2020
Background: Endodontic treatment (ET) is an operative dental procedure that aims at managing an infected tooth pulp. The tooth pulp contains the neurovascular bundle that is encapsulated within a hollow structure of the tooth termed root canal. One of the essential predictors of effective bacterial eradication and future dental protection is sedulo
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Fibrolipoma of Buccal Mucosa: An Unusual Case Written by Varsha VK   Published On Issue 3 Vol 8, 2020
Fibrolipoma is one of the infrequent variants of Lipoma characterized by distinctive features with both mature adipose cells and broad bands of intense fibrous connective tissue. It may be present at birth which is caused by an endocrinal imbalance, originate via the disintegration of a fibromatous tumor, arises from the maturation of lipoblastomat
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A Review of Diagnosis and Management of Fluorosis: A Simple Review of the Literature Written by Wejdan Ali Alkaabinah   Published On Issue 3 Vol 8, 2020
Background: Fluorosis is a cosmetic condition of the teeth that is caused by early exposure to large amounts of fluoride. These sources of fluoride are variable: toothpaste, natural waters, oral fluoride rinsing agents, and brick tea. The prevalence of the disease varies around the world and effort should be made in correctly identify the disease a
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Knowledge Of Antibiotics And Antimicrobial Resistance Among Clinical Dental Students In Riyadh & Eastern Region; A Survey-Based Study Written by Nawaf Alhamidi   Published On Issue 3 Vol 8, 2020
Background: Antibiotics as one of the major factors of life-expectancy increment, are prescribed for infectious diseases caused by bacteria. However, the world faced the most significant issue of antimicrobial resistance. Several studies have conducted to gauge the level of awareness about antibiotics microbial resistance (AMR). According to the se
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Awareness Of The Effects Of Shisha And Electronic Cigarette Smoking On Oral Health In Saudi Population Written by Nishath Sayed Abdul   Published On Issue 3 Vol 8, 2020
Background: Despite the popularity of shisha smoking and electronic cigarette smoking practices among Arab and Middle East countries, the knowledge and awareness of the deleterious effects of these habits have never been investigated among the Saudi population. Objective: This study aimed to assess and compare the knowledge and awareness of the eff
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