Erratum: Antimicrobial efficacy of Acacia nilotica, Murraya koenigii L. Sprengel, Eucalyptus hybrid, Psidium guajava extracts and their combinations on Fusobacterium nucleatum and Porphyromonas gingivalis
Indian Journal of Dental Research 2019 30(1):160-160 (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Source Type: research

Erratum: A comparison of the effect of application of sodium ascorbate and amla (Indian Gooseberry) extract on the bond strength of brackets bonded to bleached human enamel: An In vitro study
Indian Journal of Dental Research 2019 30(1):159-159 (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Source Type: research

Erratum: Prevalence of periodontal disease in endemically flourosed areas of Davangere Taluk, India
Indian Journal of Dental Research 2019 30(1):158-158 (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Source Type: research

The langerhans cell histiocytosis in oral and maxillofacial area
Konstantinos Natsis, Maria PiagkouIndian Journal of Dental Research 2019 30(1):157-157 (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Konstantinos Natsis Maria Piagkou Source Type: research

Reconstruction of infra orbital rim with rib cartilage
M Sadique Hussain, Achuthan Nair, G Anup Kumar, Mohamed ShahidIndian Journal of Dental Research 2019 30(1):154-156Maxillo Mandibular injuries are most common through road traffic accident. The defects and deformities are usually prominent in case of facial injuries. The ultimate aim of recontouring and reconstruction of the facial defect is to achieve the maximum functional as well as esthetic part of the face. Here we present a case of fracture in to multiple fragment of the infra orbital rim, reconstructed with rib graft. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: M Sadique Hussain Achuthan Nair G Anup Kumar Mohamed Shahid Source Type: research

Management of periodontic-endodontic lesion in aggressive periodontitis-9 months follow-up: Report of a case
Avinash Kavarthapu, Sankari MalaiappanIndian Journal of Dental Research 2019 30(1):149-153The case report describes the successful management of a right mandibular first molar with a periodontic-endodontic lesion in a 28-year-old female with aggressive periodontitis. The treatment carried out to treat this condition was primarily by endodontic treatment followed by regenerative periodontal therapy where the bone graft along with platelet-rich fibrin was used. The prognosis of the tooth was fair at the baseline. Along with the above treatments, patient's compliance played a major role in improving the prognosis of the t...
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Avinash Kavarthapu Sankari Malaiappan Source Type: research

Calcifying cystic odontogenic tumor associated with ameloblastoma & #8211; A rare histological variant
Keerthi Muddana, Aruna Kumari Maloth, Shyam Prasad Reddy Dorankula, Pavan G KulkarniIndian Journal of Dental Research 2019 30(1):144-148Calcifying odontogenic cysts (COCs) represent a heterogeneous group of lesions that exhibits a variety of clinical, behavioral, and histological features. COC or Gorlin's cyst is now classified by the World Health Organization as a tumor. Calcifying cystic odontogenic tumor (CCOT) is an uncommon developmental odontogenic lesion that demonstrates histopathologic diversity. Odontogenic tumors such as ameloblastoma have been reported to be associated with CCOT. In this paper, we report a ...
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Keerthi Muddana Aruna Kumari Maloth Shyam Prasad Reddy Dorankula Pavan G Kulkarni Source Type: research

Cemental tear: An unusual cause for persisting endodontic periodontal lesion
This article intends to help recognize early signs and symptoms of cemental tear and establish timely diagnosis. It determines that if the periodontal destruction caused by cemental tears is diagnosed and treated early, it may be possible to prevent further periodontal breakdown and preserve the tooth for a longer period. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Amrita Chawla Vishal Kumar Source Type: research

Reattachment of complex fractures; a reality by advances in self-etch bonding systems
Anuraag Gurtu, Sonali Roy, Praveen Chandra, Rashmi BansalIndian Journal of Dental Research 2019 30(1):135-139An 18-year-old female patient reported to the Department of Conservative and Endodontics with the chief complaint of fractured tooth with respect to 21 and increased pain and mobility tooth with respect to 22. Intraoral periapical radiograph of 21 revealed coronal loss of tooth structure involving enamel, dentin, and pulp, suggestive of split tooth with respect to 21. Intraoral examination revealed a fracture of coronal structure of 22 and increased mobility in the coronal aspect, suggestive of horizontal crown̵...
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Anuraag Gurtu Sonali Roy Praveen Chandra Rashmi Bansal Source Type: research

Surgical retention for immediate obturator in maxillectomy patients
This article emphasizes on utilizing circum-zygomatic wiring for retention of the immediate surgical obturator in cases of total maxillectomy or edentulous patients. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Rajendran Appadurai D Lingeshwar B Dilshad S Maria Source Type: research

Central giant cell granuloma & #8211; A case report
Preetha Balaji, SM BalajiIndian Journal of Dental Research 2019 30(1):130-132Central giant cell granuloma (CGCG) of the jaws is a benign, intraosseous, osteolytic lesion of debatable etiology. CGCG lacks in clinical and radiographical pathognomonic features to distinguish from common lesions occurring in this region. Histopathology still remains the predominant diagnostic modality to identify the disorder. Clinically aggressive lesions and atypical lesions can lead to early damage and may necessitate aggressive therapy to prevent recurrences. A case of an aggressive type of CGCG of the maxilla in a young adult male patient...
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Preetha Balaji SM Balaji Source Type: research

CAD/CAM system influence marginal fit of different ceramic types ?
Conclusion: The marginal fit is similar between lithium disilicate and zirconia ceramics milled in the CAD/CAM system used. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Isabella Gargantini de Almeida Deborah Bordinassi Antunes Nathassya Xavier Braun Andressa Restani Fabiana Gouveia Straioto Graziela Avila Galhano Source Type: research

Altmetrics: A new paradigm for scholarly communication
Kuldeep Singh Shekhawat, Arunima ChauhanIndian Journal of Dental Research 2019 30(1):125-126 Counting citations have been the usual norm to determine the impact of any research and/or scholar. However, with majority of the scholarly activities happening on the World Wide Web, traditional counting of citations is now being termed “slower.” The recent explosion of online data storage for many articles may serve as a pool which uses social media sites to navigate. Altmetrics has been proposed as the new entity which aims to change the focus of the scholarly reward system to value and encourage web-native scholars...
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Kuldeep Singh Shekhawat Arunima Chauhan Source Type: research

Effectiveness of school-based dental screening in increasing dental care utilization: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Conclusions: There is evidence of marginally increased dental attendance rate of 16 % following screening. As the quality of evidence was found to be low, the results of this review may be used with caution. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Vinita Sanjeevan Chandrashekar Janakiram Joe Joseph Source Type: research

Comparative evaluation of effects of natural antioxidants on the shear bond strength of composite resin to bleached enamel
Conclusion: Application of antioxidants immediately after bleaching showed increased bond strength. Green tea and white tea extract can be used as alternative antioxidants in improving the bond strength of enamel. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Ritu Rana Mamta Kaushik Roshni Sharma Pallavi Reddy Neha Mehra Source Type: research

Assessment of iatrogenic damage to adjacent teeth during crown and bridge preparation
Conclusions: A high frequency of iatrogenic damage to the adjacent teeth had been found during crown and bridge work with the middle of the tooth as the most susceptible site. However, the majority of damages were of milder type including only abrasions. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Sheikh Bilal Badar Robia Ghafoor Muhammad Hasan Hameed Natasha Anwer Source Type: research

Immunohistochemical expression of cyclooxygenase-2 in oral squamous cell carcinoma
Conclusion: Our results revealed that the COX-2 enzymes were expressed, suggesting that they play complementary roles during oral carcinogenesis. In near future researches on administration of chemoradiation therapy combined with COX-2 should be evaluated to improve therapy response. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Nirupa Thomas Rekha Krishnapillai P Ramakrishnan Bindhu Priya Thomas Source Type: research

Evaluation and comparison of stress distribution around periodontally compromised mobile teeth splinted with different materials: Three-dimensional finite element analysis
Conclusion: Tested splinting materials were successful in stress distribution, and metal-reinforced composite was found to be better than the other splinting materials. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Farhan Durrani Arpit Galohda Sanjay Kumar Rai Nishant Kumar Singh Rati Verma Dhananjay Singh Yadav SM Karthickraj Source Type: research

Evaluation of postoperative complications of open reduction and internal fixation in the management of mandibular fractures: A retrospective study
Conclusion: The most common postoperative complication of the procedure in this retrospective study was found to be infection of the plates that are preventable with better aseptic techniques. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Chandini Ravikumar Mimansa Bhoj Source Type: research

Patterns of oral hygiene behaviors, daily habits, and caries prevalence in India and dominican republic: A comparative study
Conclusions: Oral health practices varied considerably between rural populations in these two countries. Caries prevalence was significantly higher in Dominicans despite higher consumption of tobacco and lesser use of toothbrush among rural Indians in the subcontinent. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Payal Kahar Source Type: research

Oral health status and knowledge among 10-15years old type 1 diabetes mellitus children and adolescents in Bengaluru
Conclusions: The results of the present study showed more gingival changes and higher oral health knowledge in diabetic group when compared to control group. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: S Geetha M Pramila Kittu Jain CM Suresh Source Type: research

Effect of thermocycling on the micro-tensile bond strength between self-adhesive resin cement and nonphosphate monomer cements on zirconium-oxide ceramics
Conclusion: Resin cement selection seem to be a more relevent factor in the bonding of zirconia thermocycling does affect adhesion to to zirconium oxide ceramics. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: S Sathish S Lakshmi Pia Patel H Annapoorni Source Type: research

The effect of chlorhexidine-thymol and fluoride varnishes on the levels of Streptococcus mutans in saliva in children aged 6 & #8211;8 years
Conclusion: The outcomes showed that there was a significant reduction in S. mutans counts in children's saliva following the application of fluoride and CHX/T varnishes. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Ghadir Mohammad Ben Khadra Ettihad Abo Arrag Mostafa Alammori Mohammad Fakhri AlKadi Source Type: research

Effect of sugar-free chewing gum on plaque and gingivitis among 14 & #8211;15-year-old school children: A randomized controlled trial
Conclusion: Sugar-free gum (xylitol and sorbitol) significantly reduced the plaque, gingival, and bleeding score. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: P Abdul Saheer Preetika Parmar Shanila Abdul Majid Mamtha Bashyam Pallavi Swamy Kousalya Tency Mathew Marriette Source Type: research

A comparative evaluation of transdermal diclofenac patch with oral diclofenac sodium as an analgesic drug following periodontal flap surgery: A randomized controlled clinical study
Conclusion: The study concludes that the diclofenac administered transdermally has equal potency in relieving postoperative pain as compared to orally administered diclofenac sodium following modified flap surgery. Transdermal patch has an added advantage of better patient compliance as it does not cause gastric disturbance. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Vikas Diwan T Siddeshappa Srinivasa K Yeltiwar Ramreddy Vandita Agrawal Sonika Nagdeve Humera Parvez Source Type: research

Influence of infiltrant application time on the reduction of opaqueness of proximal enamel caries
Conclusions: It can be concluded that the application time of 30 min provides a greater reduction in opaqueness of proximal enamel lesion compared to the application time recommended by the manufacturer. The high effect size could stimulate patients to comply with the treatment time. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Gabriel Garcia de Carvalho Andressa Cavalcanti Pires Frederico Barbosa de Sousa Source Type: research

Gingival crevicular fluid resistin levels in chronic periodontitis with type 2 diabetes before and after non-surgical periodontal therapy: A clinico-biochemical study
Conclusion: Resistin levels are increased in diabetes related periodontitis. However, post treatment a similar response can be seen between healthy and well controlled diabetics. Hence, resistin can be used as an inflammatory biomarker for diabetes related periodontal disease. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Astha Joshi Sreedevi Maddipati Anirban Chatterjee Ratika Lihala Ankita Gupta Source Type: research

Comparative evaluation of salivary zinc concentration in autistic and healthy children in mixed dentition age group-pilot study
Conclusions: The low salivary zinc concentration in autistic children can reveal the pathogenesis of autism. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Rahul R Deshpande Pranav Prakash Dungarwal Komal K Bagde Priyadarshini S Thakur Pankti M Gajjar Ananth P Kamath Source Type: research

The antibacterial influence of nanotopographic titanium, zirconium, and aluminum nanoparticles against Staphylococcus aureus and porphyromonas gingivalis: An In vitro study
Conclusion: TiO2 nanoparticle coated titanium discs showed significant antibacterial effect. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: M Karthikeyan SC Ahila B Muthu Kumar Source Type: research

Pulpotomy with curcumin: Histological comparison with mineral trioxide aggregate in rats
Conclusions: Curcumin has been shown to have wound healing properties. It has the potential to be developed into a predictable and cost-effective vital pulp therapy medicament. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: AR Prabhakar Praveenkumar S Mandroli Kishore Bhat Source Type: research

Attitude and awareness of general population towards radiation hazards and safety: An institutional study
Conclusions: This short study showed that there is a need for educating the general population about the hazards and risks associated with radiation exposure. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Sneha R Sharma Freny R Karjodkar Kaustubh P Sansare Mohd Saalim Isha D Mishra Satyapal Johaley Shikha N Goyal Source Type: research

Evaluation of knowledge regarding emergency management of avulsed traumatic dental injuries in children among general dental practitioners in India
Conclusion: Higher professional education and added clinical experience were associated with better knowledge in the management of TDI leading to avulsion. The finding warrants the need for informative educational programs to update and boost the knowledge of practicing dentists regarding emergency management of avulsed teeth. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Pratik Bipinkumar Kariya Sweta Singh Seema Bargale Swara Shah Narayan Kulkarni Bhavna H Dave Source Type: research

Effect of motivation on oral hygiene and caries status among young adults in Hyderabad City
Conclusion: The present study revealed that to motivate people successfully, one not only has to give them information but also has to pay attention to the individual reasons which restrict their behavior. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Patanapu Shiva Kumar Dolar Doshi Suhas Kulkarni Padma Reddy Srikanth Reddy Adepu Srilatha Source Type: research

Prevalence of Tobacco and associated risk factors among university law students in Indore City
Conclusion: The present study revealed that smoking form of tobacco consumption (cigarette- 32%) was more prevalent among the male study subjects under the influence of friends and with family members who had the habit of consuming tobacco at their place of residence. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Sonali Gupta Prashant Mishra Sandesh Nagarajappa Sandeep Kumar Afsheen Lalani Source Type: research

Reconnoitering the association between body mass index and oral health among elementary school children in Hyderabad, Telangana, India
Conclusion: BMI was negatively associated with caries experience in primary dentition with no association with plaque scores. Overweight children with malnutrition had significantly higher caries experience compared to children with normal BMI. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Jagadeeswara Rao Sukhabogi BR Chandra Shekar I Venkata Ramana G Satish Kumar N Harita G Annapoorna Source Type: research

Effect of smoking on implant & #8211;bone interface
SM BalajiIndian Journal of Dental Research 2019 30(1):3-3 (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: SM Balaji Source Type: research

Revitalizing Alma-Ata: Strengthening primary oral health care for achieving universal health coverage
Manu Raj MathurIndian Journal of Dental Research 2019 30(1):1-2 (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - March 20, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Manu Raj Mathur Source Type: research

Oral health knowledge and practices among primary healthcare workers in Shimla District, Himachal Pradesh, India
Conclusion: Though the overall knowledge about oral health is good among primary healthcare workers, the understanding about various aspects is lacking. Therefore, it is recommended that health workers should be given education to enhance knowledge and practices toward oral healthcare and to increase their screening capacity for common dental problem which will serve the community in long way. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - December 24, 2018 Category: Dentistry Authors: Shailee Fotedar Vikas Fotedar Vinay Bhardwaj Arun Singh Thakur Shelja Vashisth Purnima Thakur Source Type: research

Orofacial injuries and use of protective wear among field hockey players of Coorg District, Karnataka, India & #8211; A KAP Study
Conclusion: The majority of players had moderate knowledge about the importance of protective wear in preventing orofacial injuries, but their attitude and practices toward the same were relatively poor. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - December 24, 2018 Category: Dentistry Authors: Jaseela Praveena Hemant Battur Nusrath Fareed Sanjeev Khanagar Manohar Bhat Source Type: research

Chronic sinusitis of odontogenic origin due to an undiagnosed displaced root fragment in the maxillary sinus and the role of cone beam computed tomography in successful management
Chellaswamy Savrimalai Karumaran, Anil Kumar Ramachandran, Remya VenkatesanIndian Journal of Dental Research 2018 29(6):847-851Radiographic imaging is an important criteria in diagnosis, treatment planning, and follow-up of an endodontic treatment. When clinicians encounter with diagnostic difficulties and persistent symptoms, the need for advanced diagnostic aids, especially imaging methods, become imperative and essential. This paper reports a case, in which primary endodontic therapy having failed, the patient had persisting symptoms such as pain, swelling, and draining sinus along with signs and symptoms of maxillary s...
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - December 24, 2018 Category: Dentistry Authors: Chellaswamy Savrimalai Karumaran Anil Kumar Ramachandran Remya Venkatesan Source Type: research

Solitary angiokeratoma of tongue: A case report and review of the literature
K Santhosh Kumar, GVV Giri, Deepak A Pandyan, Abinaya Subramanian, Raina BasuIndian Journal of Dental Research 2018 29(6):844-846Angiokeratoma is a benign cutaneous lesion of capillaries. It is characterized by large dilated blood vessels in the superficial dermis and hyperkeratosis of extremities. It is mostly seen in generalized form affecting the extremity of the body, but we report this case of solitary angiokeratoma of the tongue which is a very rare type. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - December 24, 2018 Category: Dentistry Authors: K Santhosh Kumar GVV Giri Deepak A Pandyan Abinaya Subramanian Raina Basu Source Type: research

Combination of skin flap and silicone prosthesis for rehabilitation of a large orbital defect: A case report
Nafij Bin Jamayet, Ahmed Mushfiqur Rahman, Md Minhaz Ul Islam Nizami, Yanti Johari, Adam HuseinIndian Journal of Dental Research 2018 29(6):840-843Exenteration surgery greatly affects a person in terms of function, esthetics, and psychological trauma. In such cases, restoration by silicone orbital prosthesis is a well-accepted treatment option. However, this is a difficult task, necessitating personalized design of method for each patient. This case report describes the technique for fabrication of a silicone orbital prosthesis for a male patient with left orbital defect due to exenteration of a Grade 3 squamous cell carci...
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - December 24, 2018 Category: Dentistry Authors: Nafij Bin Jamayet Ahmed Mushfiqur Rahman Md Minhaz Ul Islam Nizami Yanti Johari Adam Husein Source Type: research

Radicular cyst associated with primary molar: Surgical intervention and space management
Shrirang Sevekar, HN Subhadra, Vaishali DasIndian Journal of Dental Research 2018 29(6):836-839 Radicular cysts associated with primary teeth are rare. This case report describes radicular cyst associated with carious primary mandibular second molar in a 5-year-old patient and discusses its surgical intervention, space management, and follow-up for 3½ years. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - December 24, 2018 Category: Dentistry Authors: Shrirang Sevekar HN Subhadra Vaishali Das Source Type: research

Granular cell ameloblastoma: A rare case report and review of literature
This article describes a case of GCA in a 50-year-old female patient with clinical, radiological, and histological features along with a systematic review of the literature. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - December 24, 2018 Category: Dentistry Authors: Dinraj Kulkarni Yashwant Ingale Manjusha Ingale Bomble Nikhil Ajabrao Mrinal Mayank Apurva Kulkarni Source Type: research

Burden of oral diseases and noncommunicable diseases: An asia-pacific perspective
Discussion: The factors that contribute to the discrepancies, phenomenon, and relationship between the oral diseases and NCDs are discussed. The current state of the importance of oral health, in maintaining overall health is discussed. Methods by which policymakers could bring about a change by utilizing the principles of “Overton window” for mobilizing the support of people are presented. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - December 24, 2018 Category: Dentistry Authors: SM Balaji Gerhard Konrad Seeberger Oliver Hennedige Source Type: research

Systematic review of the effects of excessive occlusal mechanical load on the periodontum of rats
Conclusions: Although only one study was included in the systematic review of traumatic occlusion, there is some evidence from experimental studies on animals that shows a coherent picture of the effects of traumatic occlusion on the periodontium. However, new studies are needed to fully answer the questions posed by this systematic review. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - December 24, 2018 Category: Dentistry Authors: Daniela Atili Brandini Caio Vin & #237;cius Louren & #231;o Debortoli Sara Tieme Felipe Akabane Wilson Roberto Poi Marina Fuzette Amaral Source Type: research

Taurine: A potential mediator for periodontal therapy
Swantika Chaudhry, Bhuvanesh Tandon, Akanksha Gupta, Sugandha GuptaIndian Journal of Dental Research 2018 29(6):808-811Taurine or 2-aminoethanesulfonic has many fundamental biological roles such as conjugation of bile acids, antioxidation, osmoregulation, membrane stabilization, and modulation of calcium signaling. It is essential for cardiovascular function and development and function of the skeletal muscle, the retina, and the central nervous system. Functions of taurine include osmoregulation; membrane stabilization; modulation of calcium levels; and antioxidation, antiapoptotic, anti-inflammatory, and antilipid activi...
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - December 24, 2018 Category: Dentistry Authors: Swantika Chaudhry Bhuvanesh Tandon Akanksha Gupta Sugandha Gupta Source Type: research

In vitro microbiological analysis on antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, and inhibitory action on matrix metalloproteinases-8 of commercially available chlorhexidine digluconate mouth rinses
Conclusion: Commercially available CHX digluconate mouthrinses showed the difference in plaque inhibition with 0.12 and 0.15% concentration. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - December 24, 2018 Category: Dentistry Authors: James R Collins Johannes Olsen Aimee Cuesta Maria Silva-Vetri Marcela Hern & #225;ndez Georgios Romanos Arvind Babu Rajendra Santosh Patricia Palma Source Type: research

Comparative evaluation of lithium disilicate ceramic surface and bond strength to dentin surface after treatment with hydrofluoric acid and acidulated phosphate fluoride gel: An In Vitro study
Conclusions: In this study, the lithium disilicate discs etched with 1.23% APF gel and 1% APF gel for 10 min showed similar surface roughness and bond strength to those etched with 9.6% HF for a minute. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - December 24, 2018 Category: Dentistry Authors: DM Mallikarjuna Surendra G B Kumar Shilpa Shetty Mallika Shetty Bharath Raj Source Type: research

Characterization of the biological effect of BiodentineTM on primary dental pulp stem cells
Conclusion: Our findings suggest that lower concentrations of Biodentine™ can be considered as the optimum concentrations to enhance the stimulatory effect of Biodentine on SHED. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - December 24, 2018 Category: Dentistry Authors: Nadine Hasweh Abdalla Awidi Lamis Rajab Ahmad Hiyasat Hanan Jafar Nazneen Islam Maram Hasan Duaa Abuarqoub Source Type: research