Periodontal diseases and traumatic dental injuries in the pediatric population - Nicolau B, Castonguay G, Madathil S, Vuong T, Almeida TDD.

This article provides an overview of periodontal diseases and traumatic dental injuries (TDIs) in children and adolescents, which are serious public health problems worldwide. Periodontal diseases, including gingivitis and periodontitis, commonly affect th...
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Condition:   Gingivitis Interventions:   Other: chlorhexidine;   Other: oil pulling Sponsor:   Baskent University Completed
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
AbstractPurposeTo evaluate the effect of two herbal mouthwashes containing aloe vera and tea tree oil, on the oral health of school children.MethodsA double-blinded, placebo-controlled prospective interventional study was conducted in school children aged 8 –14 years. The study participants were divided into four groups depending upon the mouthwash used: Group 1 (aloe vera), Group 2 (chlorhexidine), Group 3 (tea tree oil) and Group 4 (placebo). The variables studied included plaque index, gingival index and salivaryStreptococcus mutans counts, which were recorded at baseline, 4  weeks after supervised mouth...
Source: European Archives of Paediatric Dentistry - Category: Dentistry Source Type: research
ConclusionsPeriodontal response among clear aligner patients was better than among those using fixed orthodontic appliances. Hence, clear aligners may be recommended for patients with a higher risk of developing gingivitis.
Source: Journal of Evidence Based Dental Practice - Category: Dentistry Source Type: research
Anti-calculus efficacy of Periogen® oral rinse in gingivitis patients. J Biol Regul Homeost Agents. 2019 May 03;33(3) Authors: Ballini A, Cantore S, Dipalma G, De Vito D, Saini R, Saini SR, Georgakopoulos P, Gargiulo Isacco C, Inchingolo F Abstract Dental biofilm is a complex, organized microbial community that is the primary etiologic factor for plaque, the most frequently occurring oral contamination for gingivitis, dental caries and periodontal diseases. In dentistry, calculus is a form of hardened dental plaque, caused by precipitation of calcium (Ca) and phosphorous (P) ions deposited from sal...
Source: Journal of Biological Regulators and Homeostatic Agents - Category: Biomedical Science Tags: J Biol Regul Homeost Agents Source Type: research
CONCLUSION: Although NMA revealed significant differences when comparing placebo versus some active agents, when comparing among active agents, no differences were found for dentifrices, while mouth rinses containing essential oils showed the greatest effect on GI scores. This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved. PMID: 31058336 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Journal of Clinical Periodontology - Category: Dentistry Authors: Tags: J Clin Periodontol Source Type: research
Condition:   Gingivitis Interventions:   Drug: Marketed Toothpaste;   Drug: Marketed Cavity Protection Toothpaste Sponsor:   Procter and Gamble Completed
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Condition:   Gingivitis Interventions:   Drug: Marketed toothpaste;   Drug: Marketed Cavity Protection Toothpaste Sponsor:   Procter and Gamble Completed
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Condition:   Gingivitis Interventions:   Drug: Marketed Toothpaste;   Drug: Marketed Cavity Protection Toothpaste Sponsor:   Procter and Gamble Completed
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Condition:   Gingivitis Interventions:   Drug: Marketed toothpaste;   Drug: Marketed Cavity Protection Toothpaste Sponsor:   Procter and Gamble Completed
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
Condition:   Gingivitis Interventions:   Drug: Marketed Toothpaste;   Drug: Marketed Cavity Protection Toothpaste Sponsor:   Procter and Gamble Completed
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
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