Issue 1 Volume 9 (2021)

Knowledge, Attitudes, And Practices Of Pediatric Dentists Towards Silver Di Amine Fluoride Written by Baian Yasser Azzawi   Published On Issue 1 Vol 9, 2021
Silver diamine fluoride (SDF) is topically applied to treat tooth hypersensitivity (label indication). Considerable literature exists on the safety of SDF as used to treat cavitated lesions. While the evidence supporting the use of SDF is overwhelming, to the best of our knowledge, dentists’ usage is not commensurate. Learning experiences of the dentist, commercial availability, and type of clinical practice, are some of the factors that may have a bearing on the adoption of SDF in clinica
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Evaluation Of Bond Strength On Surface Treated Denture Teeth To Injection Molded PMMA Denture Base Written by Lokesh ShanmugaSundaram   Published On Issue 1 Vol 9, 2021
This study aimed at comparing the shear bond strength between high-impact injection-molded denture base and ridge lap surface-treated PMMA teeth. A total of 51 samples were scribed with a black line 1mm above the ridge lap area. Samples were grouped into Group A  as the control group, Group B sandblasted ridge lap samples, and Group C  with diatoric cavity ridge lap samples. Then, the samples were placed in a mold of dimension 7.5×7.5mm. The wax patterns were processed through in
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Teledentistry Application During Covid -19 Pandemic In Saudi Arabia: An Overview Written by Nishath Sayed Abdul   Published On Issue 1 Vol 9, 2021
The current COVID-19 pandemic is a global concern. This outbreak is a reminder of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV), which has spread rapidly in the Middle Eastern regions in 2012, with 871 deaths and a fatality rate of 39%. Coronavirus disease 2019 is also called COVID-19 or SARS-CoV2 (severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2). The current COVID-19 was declared by the world health organization (WHO) as public health emergency of international concern (PHEIC) on Janu
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Medicinal Methods For Prevention And Treatment Of Alveolar Osteitis Written by Nikolai V. Muravev   Published On Issue 1 Vol 9, 2021
The review carried out a retrospective analysis of scientific sources devoted to clinical and experimental studies on the use of various drugs in the treatment of patients with alveolitis to determine the most effective and modern method of therapy for this nosology for the period 2000 to 2020. The selection of scientific literature was done in the electronic medical library eLIBRARY.RU, as well as the database of PubMed medical publications, Google Scholar. According to the literature, various
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Implementation Of Teledentistry In Postgraduate Dental Education During COVID-19 Pandemic In Saudi Arbia Written by Fatmah AlAssad   Published On Issue 1 Vol 9, 2021
Access to dental treatment, is still a big concern in this extraordinary situation owing to the coronavirus pandemic. Therefore, non-conventional approaches such as teledentistry can help to overcome the problem. This study aims to measure the levels of knowledge, awareness, attitudes, and practices of teledentistry among postgraduate dental students during the COVID-19 pandemic in Saudi Arabia. A cross-sectional descriptive survey using an online google form was conducted to assess the knowledg
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Clinicopathological Evaluation Of Oral Submucous Fibrosis - A Retrospective, Single Institute Study Written by Karishma M Desai   Published On Issue 1 Vol 9, 2021
Oral submucous fibrosis (OSMF) is a fibrotic, potentially malignant disorder of the oral cavity. The prevalence of OSMF in the south-east Asian population and the role of the areca nut in its pathogenesis are well documented. However, to understand the pathophysiology of the condition, it is necessary to study the risk factors and population characteristics of individuals affected by the condition. Thus, the present retrospective study aimed to evaluate the clinicopathological features of OSMF.
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Extracurricular Activities Among Undergraduate Dental Students In Dental Colleges In Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Written by Aljoharah A Alsinaidi   Published On Issue 1 Vol 9, 2021
The study aimed to determine the current extracurricular activities among undergraduate dental students from different dental colleges in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, and their perceptions towards these activities. A self-administered questionnaire with close-ended questions was distributed to undergraduate dental students from different governmental dental colleges in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. The data were entered and analyzed by descriptive analysis using the Statistical Package for the Social Sciences
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The Role Of Oral Hygiene In The Effectiveness Of Prosthetics On Dental Implants Written by Anna Alexandrovna Remizova   Published On Issue 1 Vol 9, 2021
The article presents for the first time indicators of the state of peri-implant tissues and oral hygiene in users of prosthetic implants, depending on the clinical and operational conditions: compliance with the terms of medical examination, the presence of periodontal diseases, the level of individual oral hygiene. Long-term clinical and radiological indicators of the effectiveness of prosthetics on implants, index indicators of hygiene, and condition of periodontal and peri-implant tissues wer
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Role Of Various Stakeholders In Application Of Artificial Intelligence To Forensic Odontology- A Potential Perspective Written by Jigna Pathak   Published On Issue 1 Vol 9, 2021
Globally, an advance of field of technology that is rapidly gorwing is Artificial intelligence (AI). It is a breakthrough in digital science and deals with several complex difficulties that currently exist. The meta-analysis of the metaknowledge available can be simplified in a very short time and an understandable language. AI may, therefore, have a significant role to play in Forensic Odontology (FO). FO involves the examination, evaluation, management, and presentation of dental evidence in c
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Evaluation Of The Clinical Performance Of Different Bulk-Fill Composites According To Clinical Evaluation Criteria Written by Özlem Akyüz Begeç   Published On Issue 1 Vol 9, 2021
This study aimed to evaluate the clinical performance of three bulk-fill composites with a conventional composite of microhybride according to two different clinical evaluation criteria. 120 restorations were performed. A doctor restored the randomly selected 30 teeth with the selected 4 materials (GC Posterior-Group 1, Tetric Evo Ceram Bulk Fill-Group 2, Sonic Fill System-Group 3, and Filtek Bulk Fill-Group 4). Patients were called to the clinic for 3, 6, 9, and 12 months. Using FDI and USPHS c
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