Management of pedodontic patients in moderate sedation in clinical dentistry: evaluation of behaviour before and after treatment.

Management of pedodontic patients in moderate sedation in clinical dentistry: evaluation of behaviour before and after treatment. J Biol Regul Homeost Agents. 2020 Jan-Feb;34(1 Suppl. 1):55-62 Authors: DENTAL SUPPLEMENT, Mummolo S, Sapio S, Falco A, Vittorini OL, Quinzi V Abstract The aim of this study is to evaluate the success of functional rehabilitation of one dental session in patients with severe disabilities such as severe autism, baby bottle syndrome and severe odontophobia, and to assess how patient compliance pre- and post-intervention changes in moderate sedation. Between the beginning of 2016 and the end of 2018, 20 pedodontic patients with severe odontophobia, severe autism and baby bottle syndrome who needed dental treatment came to our attention. Patients were aged between 3 and 12 years, including 9 males and 11 females, including 10 odontophobics, 6 with severe autism and 4 with baby bottle syndrome. During the first visit, these patients were evaluated with a rating scale to evaluate the need to carry out dental intervention in a moderate sedation regime. We were able to treat 18 of the 20 patients, and carried out a total of 45 extractions, 4 oral hygiene sessions, 60 dental caries, 29 root canal treatments and 13 sealing pits and fissures. Before and after treatment, each patient's mood was assessed by using a test. Control visits were performed after 30 days, 3 months and the last one after 6 months. After the last follow-up visit, th...
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