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Bridge Park lands another tenant in River Park Dental
Dublin ’s Bridge Park development has landed yet another tenant — and the lease should have some teeth. The developer of the 30-acre mixed-use property along the Scioto River announced Wednesday a new dental practice, River Park Dental, will take up 4,353 square feet of a building at 6605 Longshore St reet. Former Westerville dentist Phing Saurer will head up River Park Dental, according to a release. Saurer is shooting to move in November. “I’ve lived in Dublin since graduating college,… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - July 20, 2017 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Jeremy Hill Source Type: news

A technique for immediately restoring single dental implants with a CAD-CAM implant-supported crown milled from a poly(methyl methacrylate) block
The Journal of Prosthetic DentistryAvailable online 8 July 2017In Press, Corrected Proof—Note to usersAbstractThis technique is used when a single dental implant is placed. A stent made of autopolymerized acrylic resin was used to transfer the implant position to the laboratory. Once the implant position was transferred, the stone cast was scanned, and a computer-aided design and computer-aided manufacturing (CAD-CAM) interim implant-supported crown was milled from a poly(methyl methacrylate) (PMMA) block. A titanium insert, in contact with the implant platform and not the PMMA material, was used to support the crown...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - July 20, 2017 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Study offers potential diagnostic and prognostic tools for HIV-associated neurocognitiv
(University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine& Dentistry) UAlberta researchers believe they have a clearer picture of why people living with HIV so commonly suffer from dementia and other neurocognitive disorders. They found a number of critical peroxisomal proteins were virtually absent in the brains of HIV patients. The team believes the finding offers a strong clue as to the underlying cause of HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders (HAND) and that it could lead to new biomarkers to rapidly diagnose HAND in patients. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 20, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Study offers potential diagnostic and prognostic tools for HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders
(University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine& Dentistry) UAlberta researchers believe they have a clearer picture of why people living with HIV so commonly suffer from dementia and other neurocognitive disorders. They found a number of critical peroxisomal proteins were virtually absent in the brains of HIV patients. The team believes the finding offers a strong clue as to the underlying cause of HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders (HAND) and that it could lead to new biomarkers to rapidly diagnose HAND in patients. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 20, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Amazon Dental
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Source: Dental Technology Blog - July 19, 2017 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Jazz Imaging Is Something New
Learn more about the Jazz Intra-oral sensor for your radiographic needs. (Source: Dental Technology Blog)
Source: Dental Technology Blog - July 19, 2017 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

All on 4 in 2 stages: What is my window?
In this All on 4 case, what is my window to place the anteriors implants after placing the posteriors? (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - July 18, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

NIDCR E-Newsletter: July 2017
Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. NIDCR's July E-Newsletter is now available.In this Issue: NIDCR News NIH/HHS News Science Advances Funding Opportunities The National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial ResearchNational Institutes of HealthBethesda, MD 20892-2190301-496-4261 (Source: NIDCR Science News)
Source: NIDCR Science News - July 18, 2017 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Implant thread exposed in lower later incisor: options?
 What else can I do to cover the threads recreate an aesthetic gingival architecture? (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - July 18, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Questions Surgical Source Type: news

Effect of grinding and polishing on roughness and strength of zirconia
ConclusionsGrinding increased the roughness of zirconia restorations, whereas proper polishing resulted in smoothness comparable with glazed surfaces. The results provide no evidence that grinding and polishing affect the flexural strength of zirconia after aging. (Source: Dental Technology Blog)
Source: Dental Technology Blog - July 18, 2017 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

A Workforce Strategy for Reducing Oral Health Disparities: Dental Therapists
This article seeks to chronicle how dental therapists are being used to bolster the supply of providers for the underserved and explore their potential to diversify the field of dentistry and improve public health. (Source: PHPartners.org)
Source: PHPartners.org - July 18, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Guidelines for anterior cantilever distance?
 How do I determine how long I can make the anterior cantilever?   What are the guidelines to determine this? (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - July 17, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Questions Restorative Source Type: news

Influence of scanner, powder application, and adjustments on CAD-CAM crown misfit
The Journal of Prosthetic DentistryAvailable online 8 July 2017In Press, Corrected Proof—Note to usersAbstractStatement of problemThe manufacturers of computer-aided design and computer-aided manufacturing (CAD-CAM) systems emphasize that new technologies can improve the marginal fit of dental crowns. However, data supporting this claim are limited.PurposeThe purpose of this in vitro study was to investigate the differences among the following fabrication methods on the marginal discrepancy of dental crowns: intraoral optical scanners, powder application, and adjustments of intaglio surface.Material and methodsA...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - July 17, 2017 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Nigeria: 50% of Foreign-Trained Nigerian Doctors Fail Practice Test
[Daily Trust] More than half of the foreign-trained doctors and dentists failed examinations to secure practice licence of the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria, this year. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - July 16, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mom accused of possible 'oral neglect' by dentist checking her daughter gets reported to children's aid
Melissa Lopez is questioning why a dentist would be allowed to report a parent without knowing all the facts, and why she now has a permanent file with the Children's Aid Society — even though she provided them with evidence of her daughter's dental work and was told they had quickly closed the case. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - July 16, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Toronto Source Type: news

Ask Well: Why Does My Dentist Give Me So Many X-Rays?
Dentists should not rely on a blanket policy on X-rays for all patients, according to guidelines set out by the American Dental Association. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - July 14, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: CATHERINE SAINT LOUIS Tags: Teeth and Dentistry X-Rays Computerized Axial Tomography (CAT Scans) Radiation Source Type: news

At your service: Kulzer Service Organization launched to provide unprecedented customer support
South Bend, IN 07/13/2017.Kulzer today announced the launch of the Kulzer Service Organization to significantly enhance the support the company provides to customers of its rapidly evolving products and solutions in the United States and Canada. “As we continue to launch highly innovative, service-oriented equipment and software products, it is essential that we provide our valued customers with a level of support that enables them to take full advantage of these products’ unique benefits,” said Mathew Mulherin, Kulzer Vice President, Sales& Marketing, USA& Canada. “We believe the desig...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - July 14, 2017 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Comparison of digital intraoral scanner reproducibility and image trueness considering repetitive experience
The Journal of Prosthetic DentistryAvailable online 8 July 2017In Press, Corrected Proof—Note to usersAbstractStatement of problemBecause the digital workflow can begin directly in the oral cavity, intraoral scanners are being adopted in dental treatments. However, studies of the relationship between the experience of the practitioner and the accuracy of impression data are needed.PurposeThe purpose of this clinical study was to investigate the effect of the experience curve on changes in trueness when a patient ’s complete dental arch is scanned.Material and methodsTwenty dental hygienists with more than 3 yea...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - July 13, 2017 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Radiolucent lesion and immature bone: Proceed with caution?
Tooth #19 had failed RCT with infection and fistula and large radiolucent lesion.  It was extracted and a bone graft done and implant placed 5 months later. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - July 13, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Can sparkling water damage your teeth? Some experts think so
(Natural News) Drinking sparkling water may be bad for your teeth due to its high acid content, experts have said. Dr. Edmond Hewlett from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) School of Dentistry said drinking fizzy water facilitated the production of carbonic acid, which, while giving the beverage its “crisp” taste, also caused teeth enamel to... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - July 13, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

HRSA: Advisory Committee on Training in Primary Care Medicine and Dentistry
Amends the charter of the Advisory Committee on Training in Primary Care Medicine and Dentistry (ACTPMCD), effective May 31, 2017. Revisions are designed to clarify the authorization and duties of the ACTPMCD regarding medicine and dentistry as it operates and conducts its business. (Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - July 13, 2017 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

CFO of the Year honoree: Kevin Roach, California Dental Association
CFO Kevin Roach didn ’t start his career being passionate about dentistry. In fact, the CFO of the California Dental Association spent the first 11 years of his career working for a myriad of retail and internet companies. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - July 12, 2017 Category: Health Management Authors: Susan Wood Source Type: news

CFO of the Year honoree: Kevin Roach, California Dental Association
CFO Kevin Roach didn ’t start his career being passionate about dentistry. In fact, the CFO of the California Dental Association spent the first 11 years of his career working for a myriad of retail and internet companies. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - July 12, 2017 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Susan Wood Source Type: news

DentSPY Sirona World presents an Evening of Espionage to close the second annual Ultimate Dental Meeting
Stir up a good time with fellow event attendees as Dentsply Sirona wraps up the Dentsply Sirona World 2017 with this covert closing partyCHARLOTTE, N.C. (July 11, 2017) –Hosted at TAO Nightclub, adjacent to The Venetian and The Palazzo, on Saturday, Sept. 16, DentSPY Sirona World: An Evening of Espionage is inspired by the legendary spy films, series and secret operatives that have dominated the airwaves and left us fantasizing of leading a double-life.Following three days of extensive educational content and evenings studded with superb celebrity entertainment, complete your Dentsply Sirona World mission at the atte...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - July 12, 2017 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Public Inspection: HRSA: Charter Renewals: Advisory Committee on Training in Primary Care Medicine and Dentistry
Amends the charter of the Advisory Committee on Training in Primary Care Medicine and Dentistry (ACTPMCD), effective May 31, 2017. Revisions are designed to clarify the authorization and duties of the ACTPMCD regarding medicine and dentistry as it operates and conducts its business. Final publication in the Federal Register is scheduled for July 13, 2017. (Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - July 12, 2017 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Intraoral Welding to Increase the Predictability of Implant Placement?
Improved primary stability can be achieved via welding titanium bars on implant abutments directly in the mouth, in a technique known as intraoral welding. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - July 11, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Implant News Surgical Source Type: news

Sparkling water is damaging teeth, warns Dr Edmond Hewlett
Dr Edmond Hewlett from the UCLA School of Dentistry warns that fizzy water is more acidic than the plain version of the beverage, which is made worse by its common inclusion of additives. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 11, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

‘Healthy’ fizzy water is damaging our teeth
Dr Edmond Hewlett from the UCLA School of Dentistry warns that fizzy water is more acidic than the plain version of the beverage, which is made worse by its common inclusion of additives. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 11, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

CEREC ®: An open, complete CAD/CAM system with smart software
The new CEREC Software 4.5 offers the same great features as previous versions, but enhances the user experience with various updates- including increased process efficiencies and STL exports to the current platform CHARLOTTE, N.C. (July 6, 2017) –With the market launch of the new CEREC Software 4.5 and the opening of the CEREC system to export data from the digital impression, Dentsply Sirona has satisfied two key wishes expressed by dentists. This software takes the system operation to a whole new level – it is now simpler than ever to plan and produce a CEREC restoration. For new users, this is a clear ...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - July 11, 2017 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Disgraced dentist-turned-foot doctor learns fate after use of fake medical implants
A disgraced dentist-turned-foot doctor could be banned from the medical field for the second time today after Go Public revealed he was using medical implants he designed himself instead of Health Canada-approved ones. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - July 11, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Ottawa Source Type: news

Disgraced dentist-turned-foot doctor loses licence after use of fake medical implants
Pierre Dupont has admitted to using medical implants he designed himself instead of Health Canada-approved ones, and has agreed to leave the medical field in Ontario. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - July 11, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Ottawa Source Type: news

Entrepreneur scheme extended to healthcare scientists and dentists
A unique training scheme for clinicians whose innovations could benefit patients has been opened up to healthcare scientists and dentists. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - July 11, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Return of the blade implants?
A year or two ago I started hearing and reading about the possible return of blade implants to the U.S. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - July 10, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Questions Surgical Source Type: news

Occupational ocular incidents in dentists: a multicentre study in southwestern Saudi Arabia - Alsabaani NA, Awadalla NJ, Abu Saq IH, Abualiat ZM, Alshahrani MA, Alqahtani AM, Alshuraym MM.
BACKGROUND: Dental practitioners are at high risk of occupational ocular incidents during their daily work practice. The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence, pattern and determinants of ocular incidents and to establish the use of eye protection... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 10, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

The quality of fixed prosthodontic impressions: An assessment of crown and bridge impressions received at commercial laboratories.
J Am Dent Assoc. 2017 Jun 7. pii: S0002-8177(17)30406-3. doi: 10.1016/j.adaj.2017.04.038. [Epub ahead of print]AbstractBACKGROUND:The authors evaluated and quantified clinically detectable errors commonly seen in impressions sent to commercial laboratories and determined possible relationships between finish line errors and other factors involved.METHODS:The authors visited 3 large and 1 small commercial dental laboratories over a 12-month period. Three calibrated examiners evaluated the impressions. The examiners evaluated all impressions for errors by using ×2.5 magnification loupes under ambient room lighting with...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - July 10, 2017 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Improving cardiac ICU outcomes through specialized 24/7 care
(University of Alberta Faculty of Medicine& Dentistry) Around-the-clock care from senior physicians helped reduce major complications in cardiac surgery patients as compared to receiving care from resident physicians, according to a new University of Alberta study. Researchers found that patients who received 24/7 intensivist physician care had a seven per cent lower risk of experiencing major complications and a nearly-four per cent lower chance of cardiac surgical intensive care unit (ICU) readmission. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 10, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

GP patient survey dental statistics
Between January and March 2017, 2.2 million adults were asked about their views on NHS dentistry. (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - July 10, 2017 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Clinical evaluation of zirconia-based all-ceramic single crowns: an up to 12-year retrospective cohort study
This study aims to investigate the incidence of clinical complications with tooth-supported zirconia-based all-ceramic single crowns and identify pertinent risk parameters.Materials and methodsA retrospective cohort study (May 2004 to April 2016) utilizing clinical records of patients receiving yttrium-oxide –partially stabilized zirconia (Y-TZP)-based all-ceramic crowns placed at Tohoku University Hospital was performed. The length of time of treatment success (complication event-free) and restoration survival (including minor complication events and remaining clinically functional) were estimate d using Kaplan&ndas...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - July 7, 2017 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

NYU researchers identify promising target to protect bone in patients with diabetes
(New York University) Utilizing metabolomics research techniques, NYU Dentistry researchers investigated the underlying biochemical activity and signaling within the bone marrow of hyperglycemic mice with hopes of reducing fracture risks of diabetics (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - July 7, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Nicola Innes claims children's toothpaste is a rip off
Many toothpastes aimed at children contain the same amount of fluoride, the chemical that cleans your teeth, as adult brands, according to a dentistry expert from the University of Dundee. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - July 6, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Pain During Implant Placement: Reasons?
I placed an implant in area #19. The case was treatment planned based on CBVT scans. On my final osteotomy drill, the patient felt pain. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - July 6, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Questions Surgical Source Type: news

Sikka ’s Practice Assistant Service for Amazon Echo Launches!
 Evil AI vs. Useful AI. A case for self aware practiceWe have heard and seen a great deal of why AI can be Evil. The references in popular movies and literature of the uber conscious and self aware AI doing all kinds of damage because it has grown smarter than humanity draw us to a darker image of this technology. It is my belief that Evil AI is not going to manifest itself for several decades if ever. Instead lets look at more detail at something that is more here and now.Imagine it is 10:00 PM and before going to bed you ask your practice how it is doing? The practice replies after thinking that it is expecting...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - July 6, 2017 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

When an implant has no name: recommendations?
A 35 year old female patient presented with a wobbly crown that was placed on this implant in #30 site only a week ago. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - July 5, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

A Retrospective, Radiographic Outcomes Assessment of 1960 Initial Posterior Root Canal Treatments Performed by Endodontists and Dentists
ConclusionsIn this retrospective, radiographic analysis, evidence-based practices as followed in the Air Force Dental Service and accredited postgraduate training resulted in improved treatment outcomes. (Source: Dental Technology Blog)
Source: Dental Technology Blog - July 5, 2017 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Antibiotic Prophylaxis for Infective Endocarditis Antibiotic Prophylaxis for Infective Endocarditis
The use of antibiotic prophylaxis in dentistry for prevention of infective endocarditis was once standard practice, but has become controversial in recent years. What's the current evidence?Heart (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 5, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology Journal Article Source Type: news

Health unions call for the government to act on public sector pay
Seventeen unions representing employees across the NHS have today (Tuesday) expressed anger and deep disappointment at the government’s failure to deal with the ongoing public sector pay crisis. Unions say health staff are angry that ministers have still not said they will allow the pay review bodies to operate without interference, and will fully fund any recommendations they make. NHS unions insist that another year of pay restraint is wholly unacceptable, and will cause long-lasting damage to the health service, its patients and its workforce. The unions have also repeated the offer they made to health secretary J...
Source: UNISON meat hygiene - July 4, 2017 Category: Food Science Authors: Charlotte Jeffs Tags: News Press release NHS public sector pay Source Type: news

Failing or Ailing Implant?
About a month or so after the implant was placed, infection set in and caused some bone loss. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - July 3, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Dry socket: Symptoms, risk factors, and treatment
Dry socket is a complication which may occur after having a tooth extracted. Learn how it is diagnosed, how to manage symptoms, and how to prevent it. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - July 2, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Dentistry Source Type: news

Blood, Sweat and Ice? During the 60th anniversary of the IGY lets celebrate Antarctic physiology
The International Geophysical Year started on 1 July 1957 and was a massive international effort to study the entire planet; as scientists worked in the harsh conditions of Antarctica, a team of physiologists and doctors took this unique opportunity to study the body under stress.The International Geophysical Year was a global survey, but it had a particular impact on Antarctica, as it led to the creation and signing ofthe Antarctic Treaty, reserving the continent for “peaceful purposes only” and ensuring “Freedom of scientific investigation”. While most of the work done was – as the name sugg...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - July 1, 2017 Category: Science Authors: Vanessa Heggie Tags: Science Antarctica History of science Source Type: news

NIDCR Science News
Having trouble viewing this email? View it as a Web page. Delivering a One-Two Punch to Head and Neck CancerUniversity of California, Los Angeles • June 27, 2017 Blocking Yeast-Bacteria Interaction May Prevent Severe Biofilms that Cause Childhood Tooth Decay University of Pennsylvania • June 20, 2017 Sugar-coated Nanomaterial Excels at Promoting Bone Growth Northwestern University • June 19, 2017 Artificial Cartilage Under Tension as Strong as Natural University of California Davis &bu...
Source: NIDCR Science News - June 30, 2017 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news