Evaluation of gingival blood as a minimally invasive screening tool for diabetes mellitus among 40 & #8211;59-year-old adults in dental clinics: A cross-sectional study
Conclusion: Gingival blood glucometry can be used as a minimally invasive screening tool for diabetes mellitus in dental clinics. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - June 12, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Indumathi K Partheeban Preetha Chaly Indra Priyadarshni Mohammed Junaid JE Nijesh S Vaishnavi Source Type: research

Screening the antigenic properties of Porphyromonas gingivalis and level of raised antibodies after antigenic injection into Balb/c Mice
Conclusion: The obtained data can be used in future attempts to develop practical and usable test kits against P. gingivalis. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - June 12, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Mahdi T Khadematolrasoul Farin Kiany Faezeh Saadati Source Type: research

Salivary Interleukin-6 - A pioneering marker for correlating diabetes and chronic periodontitis: A comparative study
Conclusion: Concentration of salivary IL-6 was elevated in patients with periodontitis with and without diabetes. Thus, salivary IL–6 levels can be considered as an important biomarker in the diagnosis of periodontitis and diabetes. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - June 12, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Anitha Balaji SC Chandrasekaran D Subramanium AB Fernz Source Type: research

Prevalence of low back pain and carpal tunnel syndrome among dental practitioners in Dakshina Kannada and Coorg District
Conclusion: Symptoms of MSDs related to hands, wrists, and low back is widely prevalent among the dentists, which severely impact their work efficiency. Precautionary measures early in the clinical practice such as proper ergonomics in the operating field and few strengthening exercises as described in this study can reduce the onset and progression of the symptoms. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - June 12, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: D Anupama Prasad Drithi Appachu Vinayak Kamath D Krishna Prasad Source Type: research

Assessing alpha-tocopherol levels in patients with keratocystic odontogenic tumor: A cross-sectional study
Conclusion: The reduction in Vitamin E levels in KCOT patients might be suggestive of the possible interrelation between Vitamin E and KCOT invivo. Also, increase in intake of Vitamin E might help in reducing the risk of recurrence in KCOT by reducing the dysregulation of Cyclin D1 and Down-Regulation of mutant p53. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - June 12, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Bhargavi Krishna Ayinampudi Sushmita Bhargavi Varikoti Pacha Venkat Baghirath B Hari Vinay Gayathri Ashalata Gannepalli Source Type: research

Need to encourage the basic dental science
SM BalajiIndian Journal of Dental Research 2017 28(2):121-121 (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - June 12, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: SM Balaji Source Type: research

India meets the challenge and goes for gold
Susanne T GrennellIndian Journal of Dental Research 2017 28(2):119-120 (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - June 12, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Susanne T Grennell Source Type: research

A contemporary approach for treatment planning of horizontally resorbed alveolar ridge: Ridge split technique with simultaneous implant placement using platelet rich fibrin membrane application in mandibular anterior region
Prathahini S Parthiban, R Vijaya Lakshmi, Jaideep Mahendra, K Sreekumar, Ambalavanan NamasivayamIndian Journal of Dental Research 2017 28(1):109-113Treatment of edentulous sites with horizontal atrophy represents a clinical situation in which the positioning of endosseous implants might be complex or sometimes impossible without a staged regenerative approach. This case report presents management of horizontally deficient mandibular anterior ridge with a contemporary approach to treatment planning and application of platelet-rich fibrin membrane for ridge split technique and simultaneous implant placement. Implants in ante...
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - April 3, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Prathahini S Parthiban R Vijaya Lakshmi Jaideep Mahendra K Sreekumar Ambalavanan Namasivayam Source Type: research

Single stage correction of bilateral tessier 4 cleft
This article presents a rare case of an 18-month-old baby with bilateral Tessier no. 4 clefts and its successful rehabilitation. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - April 3, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: SM Balaji Source Type: research

Chondroblastic and fibroblastic osteosarcoma of the jaws: Report of two cases and review of literature
This study aims to report of two variants of gnathic osteosarcoma with highlights on the varied histopathological presentation of osteosarcomas (OS). OS present with diverse histological appearances. Despite significant advances in molecular pathogenesis and biomarkers, clinicopathologic correlation is still considered as the important criteria in diagnosis. Chondroblastic osteosarcoma in a 52-year-old female and fibroblastic osteosarcoma in a 35-year-old female. Osteosarcoma is a relatively rare disease of the oral and maxillofacial region. Regular screening and follow-up is highly recommended, as recurrence rates are hig...
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - April 3, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Sudheerkanth Kondamari Peddana Ramya Ramadas Eapen Cherian Dineshkumar Thayalan Source Type: research

Anodized dental implant surface
Conclusions: The long-term studies on anodized surface implants do favor the surface, but in most of the studies, anodized surface is compared with that of machined surface, but not with other surfaces commercially available. Anodized surface in terms of clinical success rate in cases of compromised bone and immediately extracted sockets has shown favorable success. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - April 3, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Sunil Kumar Mishra Muktadar Anand Kumar Ramesh Chowdhary Source Type: research

Spectrophotometric analysis of crown discoloration induced by two different sealers: An In vitro study
Conclusion: Resino seal sealer has greater potential to cause discoloration of crown as compared to apexit plus sealer over a period of time. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - April 3, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Rashmi Keshav Chahande Sanjay S Patil Vandana Gade Rishikesh Meshram Deepika J Chandhok Deepa A Thakur Source Type: research

Comparison of gray values of cone-beam computed tomography with hounsfield units of multislice computed tomography: An in vitro study
Conclusion: The gray value for hypodense structures in large volume CBCT scan was more reliable and analogous to HU value in MSCT. The determination of grey values in CBCT may not be as accurate as HU value in CT for hyperdense structures. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - April 3, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Sanjana Patrick N Praveen Birur Keerthi Gurushanth A Shubhasini Raghavan Shubha Gurudath Source Type: research

Morphology of root canal surface: A reflection on the process of cementation of the composite relined glass fiber post
Conclusion: Due to the anatomy of the root canal, flat canal of the premolars does not require relining, but round canal of the maxillary central incisors demands it for more secure in the bond strength. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - April 3, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Yasmine Mendes Pupo Elaine Casacqui Paola Andressa Barbosa de Lima Milton Domingos Mich & #233;l Albano Luis Novaes Bueno Andr & #233; Luiz da Costa Michelotto Source Type: research

Genetic changes in oral premalignant lesion, condition, and oral squamous cell carcinoma - A study based on inhibition of G2M phase by colchicines
Conclusion: DNA analysis by inhibition of G2M phase of cell cycle using colchicine facilitates early detection and also helps determine the prognosis of leukoplakia, OSMF, and oral cancer. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - April 3, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Santosh Kanwar Naresh Lingaraju MS Mahesh Srisha Basappa Prathibha Rani Source Type: research

Efficacy of triphala extract and chlorhexidine mouth rinse against plaque accumulation and gingival inflammation among female undergraduates: A randomized controlled trial
Conclusion: Triphala extract mouth rinse was effective in reducing plaque accumulation and gingival inflammation with reported no side effects. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - April 3, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Sahana Umesh Baratakke Rekha Raju Sushi Kadanakuppe Nagashree R Savanur Radha Gubbihal Pallavi Swamy Kousalaya Source Type: research

A comparative assessment of different techniques for obturation with endoflas in primary molars: An In vivo Study
Conclusion: Motor-driven lentulospiral and pluggers were almost equally efficient to fill Endoflas to an optimal level, devoid of voids, and both were considered better compared to NaviTip system. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - April 3, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Jayalakshmi Pandranki Radha Rani Chitturi Narsimha Rao V Vanga Srinivas Kumar Chandrabhatla Source Type: research

Assessment of treatment response to splint therapy and evaluation of TMJ function using joint vibration analysis in patients exhibiting TMJ disc displacement with reduction: A clinical study
Conclusions: The study concludes that the use of JVA for diagnosis along with history and clinical examination increases the accuracy of the diagnosis of DDR. ARA group was used as a conventional treatment option. Although statistically significant difference in pre- and post-treatment values was obtained in all the three groups, CSS group patients showed consistent clinically effective responses and more significant improvement in the subsequent follow-up visits than SS group. Hence, it is advisable to start therapy with CSS splint in TMJ DDR patients to get sooner and effective results without minimum side effects. (Sour...
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - April 3, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Jyoti Devi Mahesh Verma Rekha Gupta Source Type: research

Exploring the multitude of risk factors associated with early childhood caries
Conclusion: The prevalence of ECC was seen in almost a quarter of the population with a high deft. A significant relation was associated only with the feeding duration and lack of prenatal oral health counseling provided to parents. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - April 3, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Madhu Kakanur Mihir Nayak Sandyadevi S Patil Rachna Thakur Santhosh T Paul Nisha Tewathia Source Type: research

Evaluation of the influence of parental anxiety on children & #39;s behavior and understanding children & #39;s dental anxiety after sequential dental visits
Conclusion: The dental anxiety levels in parents may influence the anxiety levels of children and also all children exhibited an improvement in the levels of dental anxiety from the first dental visit to the subsequent dental visits. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - April 3, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Swapnali Dilip Shinde Rahul J Hegde Source Type: research

Effect of nonsurgical periodontal therapy on thyroid stimulating hormone in hypothyroid patients with periodontal diseases
Conclusion: NSPT plays a major role in improving periodontal conditions by reducing inflammatory markers and thereby influencing the thyroid hormone. Thus, immune system serves as an important link between thyroid dysfunction and periodontal diseases. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - April 3, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Ruchi Ramesh Bhankhar Shital Hungund Preeti Kambalyal Vatsala Singh Kushal Jain Source Type: research

A cross-sectional, clinical study to evaluate mobility of teeth during pregnancy using periotest
Conclusion: Pregnancy had a significant influence on tooth mobility. Highest value of tooth mobility was seen in the last month of pregnancy. The maximum severity of gingivitis was also seen during the third trimester of pregnancy. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - April 3, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Poonam Sujeet Mishra Pramod P Marawar Sunil Surendraprasad Mishra Source Type: research

Expression of E-cadherin and B-cell lymphoma 2 in oral cancer: A ratio-based planning for targeted therapy
Conclusions: The results of this study points to the significance of cell proliferation and invasion as a major determinant of prognosis in OSCC. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - April 3, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Nikita Gulati Ajit Singh Rathore Saurabh Juneja Priyanka Rastogi Source Type: research

The need for international collaborative effort in Indian dental research
SM BalajiIndian Journal of Dental Research 2017 28(1):2-2 (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - April 3, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: SM Balaji Source Type: research

Child oral health: An epidemiologist & #39;s perspective
Linda Slack-SmithIndian Journal of Dental Research 2017 28(1):1-1 (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - April 3, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Linda Slack-Smith Source Type: research

Using loop connectors as an interim mode of treatment: An interdisciplinary approach
T Aby Mathew, Ashwin Thomas Koshy, Annie Susan Thomas, Angel Mary Joseph, Nicholas MathewIndian Journal of Dental Research 2016 27(6):672-676To tackle a large midline diastema and generalized spacing existing before extraction often poses a challenge to the treating prosthodontist. The situation becomes even more complicated if the patient is a teenager, with multiple missing teeth, associated deep bite and where the jaw bone growth has not yet been completed. Possible treatment options would include a removable prosthesis, a fixed partial denture or an implant supported prosthesis. Treating such cases with a simple remova...
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - February 7, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: T Aby Mathew Ashwin Thomas Koshy Annie Susan Thomas Angel Mary Joseph Nicholas Mathew Source Type: research

A paradoxical presentation of rickets and secondary osteomyelitis of the jaw in Type II autosomal dominant osteopetrosis: Rare case reports
S Jayachandran, M Suresh KumarIndian Journal of Dental Research 2016 27(6):667-671Osteopetrosis is a rare genetic bone disorder arising due to a defect in the differentiation or function of osteoclast which results in a generalized increase in bone mass. Osteomyelitis is one of the most common complications because of decreased bone marrow function and compromised blood supply. Radiologist plays a vital role in diagnosing osteopetrosis. Here, we present two cases of autosomal dominant osteopetrosis Type II (ADO II) with secondary osteomyelitis changes which were reported to our department. One of these two cases presented ...
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - February 7, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: S Jayachandran M Suresh Kumar Source Type: research

Accidental separation and lodgment of rotary endodontic file into the dentist & #39;s thumb
Rohit Karnik, Subraj Shetty, Rajiv S Desai, Karthick ShettyIndian Journal of Dental Research 2016 27(6):664-666Separation of the endodontic instrument within the root canal system and sharp injuries to the dentist is not an uncommon event in endodontic practice. Although root canal instruments can fracture at any stage of endodontic treatment, its fracture within the dentist's hand is a very rare event. An unusual case of accidental separation and lodgment of rotary endodontic file in the dentist's thumb is presented along with its management. A 33-year-old dentist reported with an accidental lodgment of rotary end...
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - February 7, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Rohit Karnik Subraj Shetty Rajiv S Desai Karthick Shetty Source Type: research

Brisement force in fibrous ankylosis: A technique revisited
This report highlights a case of posttraumatic fibrous ankylosis successfully managed with brisement force-gradual tractional forces applied to the TMJ under local anesthesia without any associated complications. Mouth opening increased significantly from 15 to 35 mm. The patient was advised to perform rigorous physiotherapy at home, to maintain interincisal opening of 35 mm. The case was followed up for 6 months with no decrease in mouth opening. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - February 7, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Udupikrishna M Joshi Satishkumar G Patil Kundan Shah Soumya Allurkar Source Type: research

Shade selection of primary maxillary anterior teeth in children using Vitapan classical shade guide
Conclusion: A1 shade of Vitapan classical shade guide is the most prevalent shade for primary maxillary anterior teeth and can be satisfactorily reproduced to all primary maxillary anterior teeth in general. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - February 7, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Madhan Chenchugopal Nilaya Reddy Venumbaka Poornima Vijayakumar Girija Selvaraju Sakthivel Rajendran Arun Elangovan Source Type: research

Evaluation of matrix metalloproteinase and cysteine cathepsin activity in dentin hybrid layer by gelatin zymography
Conclusion: Etch and rinse adhesive activated MMPs and CCs within the hybrid layer that remained active till 7th day and no gelatinolytic activity was found on 21st day and MMPs are more active compared to CCs and MMP-2. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - February 7, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Sekar Mahalaxmi Manavalan Madhana Madhubala Mahendran Jayaraman Shanmugasundaram Sathyakumar Source Type: research

In vitro study of the effect of an essential oil and a delmopinol mouth rinse on dental plaque bacteria
Conclusions: Essential oils and chlorhexidine are statistically similar and better than delmopinol for aerobic bacteria growth inhibition. For the other bacteria, essential oils and delmopinol are not statistically promising. Results show that essential oils only may help patients to maintain good oral health as a complement to daily brushing and interproximal cleaning. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - February 7, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Henrique Soares Lu í s Luis Soares Luis M & #225;rio Bernardo Source Type: research

Comparison of soft-tissue changes in simultaneous maxillomandibular distraction with mandibular distraction with second-stage maxillary osteotomy
Conclusion: The results indicate that the simultaneous DO yields more better frontal lip cant change between both halves than the mono-DO with orthognathic surgery. The mean change is much higher in the simultaneous DO cases indicating a more effective correction and desired result. The biological reason and lip musculature mechanism behind the response in both conditions are discussed. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - February 7, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: SM Balaji Preetha Balaji Source Type: research

Presence of Aggregatibacter actinomycetemcomitans in saliva and cardiac tissue samples of children with congenital heart disease
Conclusions: Early colonization of A. actinomycetemcomitans in oral cavities could be assessed as a risk marker for periodontal disease. Periodontal pathogens may enter bloodstream through bacteremia; thus, the presence of periodontal pathogens in the oral cavity of children should be assessed as a risk marker for cardiac diseases in older ages. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - February 7, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Elif Bozdogan Nursen Topcuoglu Gurkan Cetin Ismail Haberal Guven Kulekci Oya Aktoren Source Type: research

Comparative evaluation of tooth substance loss and its correlation with the abrasivity and chemical composition of different dentifrices
Conclusions: Tooth substance loss was documented to be correlated with chemical composition (iron oxide) and the size and shape of abrasive particles used in dentifrices. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - February 7, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Ram Prakash Singh Sidhartha Sharma Ajay Logani Naseem Shah Surendra Singh Source Type: research

Evaluation of indirect pulp capping using three different materials: A randomized control trial using cone-beam computed tomography
Conclusions: Success rate for IPC was 96.85%. A significant difference was obtained in the average thickness of reparative dentin at immediate postoperative and 6-month postoperative values in all three groups suggesting distinct barrier formation. Similar significant findings were obtained in radiodensity of barrier formed (in HU). All three materials were found to be equally suitable as IPC agents suggesting mineral gain. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - February 7, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Vijay Prakash Mathur Jatinder Kaur Dhillon Ajay Logani Gauri Kalra Source Type: research

Fluorescence of Candida in diagnosis of oral candidiasis
Conclusion: PAP autofluorescence is less sensitive than PAS, still it accentuates the distinct morphological features of Candida. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - February 7, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: LR Kumaraswamy Naik Pushparaja Shetty MS Krishna Prasad Vimal Kumar Karnaker Sarosh E Shroff Lal P Madathil Source Type: research

The effect of indocyanine green-mediated photodynamic therapy as an adjunct to scaling and root planing in the treatment of chronic periodontitis: A comparative split-mouth randomized clinical trial
Conclusions: In patients with chronic periodontitis, clinical outcomes of conventional SRP can be improved by adjunctive PDT. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - February 7, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Saurabh H Shingnapurkar Dipika K Mitra Mitali Suresh Kadav Rohit A Shah Silvia V Rodrigues Saurabh S Prithyani Source Type: research

Estimation of serum lactate dehydrogenase in smokeless tobacco consumers
Conclusion: Serum LDH values increased in patients with the habit of chewing smokeless tobacco. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - February 7, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Abinaya Chari P Rajesh S Prabhu Source Type: research

Stress analysis at bone-implant interface of single- and two-implant-retained mandibular overdenture using three-dimensional finite element analysis
Conclusion: Within the limitations of the study, it had been seen that stresses produced were the highest on HB and SB in single implant-retained mandibular overdenture while stresses produced across the denture as well as implant were the highest in two-implant-retained mandibular overdenture. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - February 7, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Krishnakumar Lahoti Anup Pathrabe Jaykumar Gade Source Type: research

Provisioning of dental health in public hospitals: A case study of District Jalandhar, Punjab
Conclusions: The results showed that out of total outpatient department (OPD) of the public hospitals, dental OPD formed 5%–10% in public hospitals and extraction was the most frequently performed procedure. There is no availability of prosthodontic and orthodontic procedures in the public hospitals. There were no dental auxiliaries in the CHCs, and there was lack of proper dental materials needed in the dental clinics. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - February 7, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Shaveta Menon Source Type: research

Influence of symmetric and asymmetric alterations of maxillary canine gingival margin on the perception of smile esthetics among orthodontists, dentists, and laypersons
Conclusion: The result of this study suggested that the orthodontists were more critical than dentist and layperson in evaluating smile esthetics. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - February 7, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Shashank Katiyar Sumit Gandhi Javed Sodawala G Anita Shaheen Hamdani Suyog Jain Source Type: research

Dental students & #39; knowledge and attitude towards cone-beam computed tomography: An Indian scenario
Conclusion: Seeing the positive attitude, it was concluded that the students' should be provided with thorough practical knowledge and efforts should be made to improve their concepts regarding CBCT. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - February 7, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Palak H Shah Rashmi Venkatesh Source Type: research

The effect of traumatic dental occlusion on the degradation of periodontal bone in rats
Conclusions: Traumatic dental occlusion increases osteoclast activity in the alveolar lamina dura and in the center of alveolar bone and stimulates a higher degradation in the center of the alveolar bone septum. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - February 7, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Daniela Atili Brandini Marina Fuzette Amaral Wilson Roberto Poi Cl & #225;udio Aparecido Casatti Antonius LJJ Bronckers Vincent Everts Igor Mariotto Beneti Source Type: research

Levels of salivary thiocyanate and its relation with occurrence of micronuclei using exfoliative cytology in smokers and nonsmokers
Conclusions: Detection and quantification of “biomarkers” such as salivary thiocyanate and MN in noninvasive and painless procedures such as oral exfoliative cytology can be an upcoming research domain in the field of cancer prevention and therapeutics. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - February 7, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: Prachi Shrigopal Baldawa Venkatesh V Kulkarni Ajit V Koshy Sabeer S Shaikh Rucha Varu Garima Srivastava Source Type: research

Oral health-care access and tobacco cessation
SM BalajiIndian Journal of Dental Research 2016 27(6):567-567 (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - February 7, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: SM Balaji Source Type: research

Improvement of bone density with bone matrix osseotensors in oral implantology
Gérard ScortecciIndian Journal of Dental Research 2016 27(6):565-566 (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - February 7, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: G é rard Scortecci Source Type: research

Impact of highly active antiretroviral therapy in the development and remission of oral plasmablastic lymphoma
This study reports a case of a 33-year-old HIV-positive woman who was referred to the Stomatology Department complaining about a painful gingival growth and cervical nodule both with 20 days of evolution. The lesions appeared 7 months after the patient stopped HAART. The final diagnosis was PBL. After resuming HAART for 45 days, the gingival lesion presented complete remission. The patient continued with HAART alongside chemotherapy. At 24 months follow-up, the patient was stable. The dental surgeon plays an essential role in orientation and retention in care of HIV patients once the adherence of HAART seems to play an imp...
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - December 13, 2016 Category: Dentistry Authors: Vivian Petersen Wagner Lisley Ortiz Helena Pereira Rodrigues da Silva Luise Meurer Jo & #227;o Julio da Cunha Filho Marco Antonio Trevizani Martins Manoela Domingues Martins Source Type: research

Characterization of an eye prosthesis using monopoly syrup
The objectives of eye prosthesis is to improve the patient esthetics, restore and maintain the health of the remaining associated structures, consequently provide physical and mental well-being. The primary purpose of an ocular prosthesis is to maintain the volume of eye socket and create the illusion of a healthy eye and surrounding tissue. A custom ocular prosthesis is a good option when reconstruction is done by plastic surgery, and osseointegrated implants are either not possible or not desired. A case of a custom-made ocular acrylic prosthesis is presented with acceptable fit, good retention, and esthetics. (Source: I...
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - December 13, 2016 Category: Dentistry Authors: Pinki Bankoti MK Singhal Chandana Nair Praveen Chandra Source Type: research

Prevalence of dental caries and treatment needs among school going children of Chandigarh
Conclusion: Based on the findings, it can be concluded that high prevalence of caries was found in primary dentition than permanent dentition and most of the decayed teeth were untreated. This study emphasize the need for treating dental caries at its earliest possible stage and parents should be made aware of caries preventive measures for their children. (Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research)
Source: Indian Journal of Dental Research - December 13, 2016 Category: Dentistry Authors: Jayashri Prabakar Joseph John D Srisakthi Source Type: research