Erratum: The association between the salivary cortisol level of mothers, children & #39;s temperament, and early childhood caries
Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry 2021 39(3):343-343 (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - November 22, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: research

Erratum: Applicability of Boston University approach for prediction of mesiodistal width of canines and premolars in the primary schoolchildren of rural Bengaluru: An in vivo study
Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry 2021 39(3):342-342 (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - November 22, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: research

Corrected and Republished: Applicability of Boston University approach for prediction of mesiodistal width of canines and premolars in the primary schoolchildren of rural Bengaluru: An in vivo study
Conclusion: In spite of the limitations, we recommend the use of BU approach to predict arch length-tooth material discrepancy at an early age and to get at least an approximate estimation of the required space. We also advocate the necessity of further research on this approach prospectively. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - November 22, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Richardson V Thomas Neeti Bajaj Source Type: research

Use of Foley & #39;s catheter as a tourniquet for the management of vascular lesion of lip in Mowat-Wilson syndrome
Rajeev Pandey, Sanjeev Kumar, Jitender Kumar, Varun Arya, Rishabh Thakker, Minerva SinghJournal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry 2021 39(3):329-335 Background: Vascular malformation of lower lip is a very rare anomaly. The lesion leads to facial asymmetry, difficulty in speech and eating and drooling of saliva. Treatment goals include symmetrical reconstruction of the lip with minimal scarring, provide adequate bulk for the reconstruction of vermillion, in toto removal of the lesion and prevent recurrence. The most common complication during surgical removal of these lesions includes blood loss an...
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - November 22, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Rajeev Pandey Sanjeev Kumar Jitender Kumar Varun Arya Rishabh Thakker Minerva Singh Source Type: research

Total crown replacement technique: A biological treatment option for grossly destructed primary molars
Nikhil Srivastava, Vivek Rana, Pratik Pande, Preeti SinghJournal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry 2021 39(3):325-328 Background: Restoration of severely damaged primary molars with very short clinical crowns is a big challenge and often extracted due to the lack of restorative options. Total crown replacement (TCR) is a novel treatment alternative for the restoration of such teeth through bonding of the biological restorations which are the sterile decoronated crowns of the extracted human teeth, obtained from a tooth bank. Case Report: Presented here is a report of two cases restored with the TCR...
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - November 22, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Nikhil Srivastava Vivek Rana Pratik Pande Preeti Singh Source Type: research

A novel report of dental development pattern in a 3-year-old girl with three congenitally missing primary canines: A review of the literature and a case study
Sreekanth Kumar Mallineni, Jayakumar JayaramanJournal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry 2021 39(3):321-324 Dentists may encounter patients with numerical dental anomalies in clinical practice and understanding of these conditions would allow early detection as well as intervention. The absence of one or more teeth congenitally is referred as hypodontia. This dental anomaly is rarely reported in primary dentition and the most commonly affected teeth in the primary dentition are mandibular lateral incisors and primary canines are remarkably very rare and this entity has not been often reported. This ...
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - November 22, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Sreekanth Kumar Mallineni Jayakumar Jayaraman Source Type: research

Can silver diamine fluoride be an alternative to aerosol-based dentistry during the COVID scenario ? A retrospective analysis
Conclusion: SDF application can be carried out as a nonaerosol-generating procedure and is a simple technique for children and clinicians. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - November 22, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Ruchi Singhal Parul Singhal Ritu Namdev Shefali Negi Source Type: research

Comparison of the Streptococcus mutans colony count changes in plaque following chlorhexidine (0.12 & #37;) mouth rinse and green tea extract (0.5 & #37;) mouth rinse in 8 & #8211;12-year-old children
Conclusion: Green tea mouth rinse is effective against S. mutans – one of the major dental plaque microorganisms. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - November 22, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Shamika Kamath Rahul Hegde Narayana Kamath Source Type: research

Comparative evaluation of diode laser and simvastatin gel in pulpotomy of primary molars: A randomized clinical trial
Conclusions: Both SG and DL had similar efficacy for primary tooth pulpotomy, clinically and radiographically after 12 months. Considering its ease of application and low-cost, SG can be recommended as a potential pulpotomy medicament in primary molars. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - November 22, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Madhubala Aripirala Kalpana Bansal Vijay Prakash Mathur Nitesh Tewari Pooja Gupta Ajay Logani Source Type: research

Comparison of anaesthetic efficacy of 4 & #37; articaine buccal infiltration versus 2 & #37; lidocaine inferior alveolar nerve block for pulpotomy in mandibular primary second molars
Conclusions: IANB using lidocaine has higher anesthetic efficacy in the pulp therapy of the mandibular primary second molars compared to articaine infiltration. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - November 22, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Seyedeh Hediyeh Daneshvar Dariush Dorani Mir Mahdi Daneshvar Source Type: research

Antibacterial efficacy of Carica papaya leaf extract, probiotics, kidodent, and placebo mouthwashes in reduction of salivary Streptococcus mutans: A double-blinded parallel designed randomized controlled trial
Conclusion: Probiotics and C. papaya leaf extract mouthwashes manifested potential efficacy in reduction of S. mutans. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - November 22, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Dhanu G Rao Raghavendra Havale Syeda Subia Sara Neha Bemalgi Badar Omera Fatima Anand Y Kumar Source Type: research

Comparative evaluation of effect of two relaxation breathing exercises on anxiety during buccal infiltration anesthesia in children aged 6-12 years: A randomized clinical study
Conclusion: Pinwheel breathing exercise as well as diaphragmatic breathing exercise proved to be significantly effective in reducing dental anxiety during local anesthesia. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - November 22, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Seema Bargale Jayesh Rupesh Khandelwal Bhavna Haresh Dave Anshula Neeraj Deshpande Susmita Shrenik Shah Deepika Narasimha Chari Source Type: research

A clinical trial on topical effect of probiotics on oral Streptococcus mutans counts in children
Conclusion: Short-term application of probiotics can be used as an alternate topical preventive therapy to reduce the count of S. mutans effectively in oral cavity/plaque. Hence, probiotic can be used as topical caries preventive agent. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - November 22, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Raju Umaji Patil Vedashri Prashant Nachan Sameer S Patil Rahul Vasantrao Mhaske Source Type: research

Role of probiotics and synbiotics on inhibiting Streptococcus mutans level in saliva of children: A randomized controlled trial
Conclusion: Probiotics and Synbiotics were effective in inhibiting salivary S. mutans level of children. However, inhibition of S. mutans growth was found to be better in children who consumed Probiotic curd than the Synbiotic curd. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - November 22, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Vinola Duraisamy PR Geethapriya C Bharath RS Niveditha J Baby John Source Type: research

The effect of acid concentration and etch time on morphology and tensile bond strength of primary dentin: An in vitro study
Conclusion: Etching time of 7 s may improve the adhesion of resin restorative materials with primary dentin. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - November 22, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Kirthana Satish Rashmi Nayak Kishore Ginjupalli Shwetha Balagopal Source Type: research

Effect of a wear-resistant resin coat on the color stability of a resin-modified glass ionomer restorative material
Conclusion: The application of the Equia Forte Coat significantly improved the color stability of Equia Forte Fil. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - November 22, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Madhu Mohan Yazan Aljohani R Glenn Rosivack Source Type: research

Ego defense mechanisms among pediatric dental postgraduate students in India: A descriptive cross-sectional study
Conclusion: Most pediatric dental postgraduates exhibited a mature pattern, followed by a neurotic and immature pattern of EDM. The mature pattern of EDM was displayed more by the female students than the male students. Sublimation was found to be the maximum expressed factor followed by acting out. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - November 22, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Sharath Asokan PR Geetha Priya Sudhandra Viswanath Thendral Mathiazhagan Source Type: research

Prevalence of sleep practices and sleep problems of schoolchildren in South Kanara
Conclusion: Our study revealed definite and significant presence of sleep problems in the children of South Kanara. Strong associations were observed between certain sleep practices and problems. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - November 22, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Anusha Yerra Vabitha Shetty Source Type: research

Molar incisor hypomineralization: Prevalence and severity in schoolchildren of Puno, Peru
Conclusions: The population studied showed a high prevalence of MIH, similar to other studies in South American populations. The prevalence varied among residence areas, being more prevalent in the urban area. Mild lesions were more frequent. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - November 22, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Denise M Argote Quispe Guido Perona Miguel de Priego Roberto A Leon Manco Camila Palma Portaro Source Type: research

Association of serum Vitamin D and salivary calcium and phosphorus levels in 3-11-year-old schoolchildren with dental caries
Conclusions: Children with Vitamin D deficiency have lower salivary calcium levels. Vitamin D deficiency and lower salivary calcium levels can be the potential risk factors for the occurrence of dental caries. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - November 22, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: N Pratyusha C Vinay KS Uloopi Kakarla Sri RojaRamya P Ahalya Chigurupati Devi Source Type: research

Comparison of the safety and efficacy of dexmedetomidine with midazolam for the management of paediatric dental patients: A systematic review
Conclusion: Both dexmedetomidine and midazolam are equally effective for the management of pediatric patients in the dental clinic. In addition, dexmedetomidine premedication is associated with lower incidence of emergence delirium and has a better margin of safety. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - November 22, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Mousumi Goswami Aayushi Sangal Bushra Rahman Sakshi Chawla Source Type: research

Vaccination for children: A critical measure against the pandemic
Sudhindra BaligaJournal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry 2021 39(3):231-232 (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - November 22, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Sudhindra Baliga Source Type: research

Retraction: Relationship between dental fluorosis and I.Q of school going children aged 10-12 years in and around Nalgonda district-A cross-sectional study
Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry 2021 39(2):229-229 (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - July 30, 2021 Category: Dentistry Source Type: research

Cold abscess of dental origin in a 7-year-old child
Mayuri Ganesh, V Krishna Priya, M Divya Banu, G Shilpa, Santosh Kumar Challa, V V V R Krishna MurthyJournal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry 2021 39(2):225-228 Abscess related to an infected tooth is mostly associated with pyogenic infection, but sometimes, it can be asymptomatic and indicate a chronic condition. This case report shows cold abscess with a draining sinus due to dental origin. A 7-year-old female patient complained of pain with respect to grossly decayed tooth and recurrent swelling with no response to medications. After investigations and management of the lesion, it was concluded ...
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - July 30, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Mayuri Ganesh V Krishna Priya M Divya Banu G Shilpa Santosh Kumar Challa V V V R Krishna Murthy Source Type: research

Chairside endodontic management of a child with fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva
Rajesh Hemant Bariker, Shivayogi M HugarJournal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry 2021 39(2):221-224 Fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva (FOP) is an exceptionally atypical genetic disorder characterized by heterotopic bone formation within skeletal muscles, ligaments, tendons, and other connective tissues that affects one in 2 million people. A 4-year-old girl with FOP was referred to our practice with complaints of pain and discomfort in both sides of the lower jaw. Clinical examination revealed deep multiple caries and buccal gingival abscess in relation to multiple teeth. Endodontic care and c...
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - July 30, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Rajesh Hemant Bariker Shivayogi M Hugar Source Type: research

Oral health status and microbial load of Streptococcus mutans in children with Cerebral palsy in a tertiary care hospital in Delhi
Conclusion: Cerebral palsy group had a poor oral and gingival health, a higher DMFT and burden of treatment needs and an increased risk of further caries progression due to high caries activity indicated by increased level of salivary Streptococcus mutans than the control group. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - July 30, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Drishti Kaushal Namita Kalra Amit Khatri Rishi Tyagi NP Singh Anju Aggarwal Rumpa Saha Source Type: research

Applicability of Boston University approach for prediction of mesiodistal width of canines and premolars in the primary schoolchildren of rural Bengaluru: An in vivo study
Conclusion: In spite of the limitations, we recommend the use of BU approach to predict arch length-tooth material discrepancy at an early age and to get at least an approximate estimation of the required space. We also advocate the necessity of further research on this approach prospectively. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - July 30, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Richardson V Thomas Neeti Bajaj Source Type: research

Pain perception of children after restorative treatments: Atraumatic restorative treatment versus chemomechanical removal & #8211; A noninferiority randomized clinical trial
Conclusion: Children that underwent chemomechanical caries removal presented lower heart rate compared to those who underwent ART. However, both techniques showed minimal or absent perceived pain. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - July 30, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Aline Maquin & #233; Pascareli-Carlos La & #237;za Fernandes Martins Monicque da Silva Gon & #231;alves Jos & #233; Carlos Pettorossi Imparato Tamara Kerber Tedesco Source Type: research

The association between the salivary cortisol level of mothers, children & #39;s temperament, and early childhood caries
Conclusion: Maternal stress and child's temperament were not associated with ECC. Based on the present findings, children with less harm avoidance may be more prone to S-ECC. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - July 30, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Hossein Abedizadeh Mahbobeh Faramarzi Soraya Khafri Qurdi Qujeq Majid Ahangary Maryam Ghasempour Source Type: research

Association of salivary physicochemical characteristics and peptide levels with dental caries in children
Conclusion: Salivary inherent factors are not dominant determinants in caries activity. The current results may suggest that α-defensins (HNP1–3) have a protective role against dental caries. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - July 30, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Jamileh Ramezani Mehrdad Rezaei Khaligh Ghassem Ansari Yaghoub Yazdani Saeed Mohammadi Source Type: research

Association of preterm low-birth-weight infants and maternal periodontitis during pregnancy: An interventional study
Conclusion: Periodontal disease can be considered as one of the risk factors for preterm LBW babies as not only the presence of disease condition causes an increase in inflammatory mediator but also the elimination of the disease condition reduces the adverse pregnancy outcomes. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - July 30, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Bhavna Haresh Dave Ekta B Shah Rita V Gaikwad Susmita S Shah Source Type: research

Evaluation of stress in three different fiber posts with two-dimensional finite element analysis
Conclusion: The present findings suggest that everStick post has uniform stress distribution within tooth structure. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - July 30, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Dharmaraj Basavaraj Patil E Rajendra Reddy S Thabitha Rani Snehal Shivraj Kadge Sheetal D Patil Pooja Madki Source Type: research

Association of parental food choice motives, attitudes, and sugar exposure in the diet with early childhood caries: Case & #8211;control study
Conclusion: High dietary sugar exposure is associated with ECC. Parents of children with ECC are likely to buy foods for their children based on convenience and availability. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - July 30, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Anwesha Samaddar Suprabha Baranya Shrikrishna Aastha Moza Ramya Shenoy Source Type: research

Does maternal tooth brushing-related sef-efficacy predict child & #39;s brushing adherence ?
Conclusions: MTBSE plays a significant role in complete adherence to toothbrushing in children aged 2–6 years. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - July 30, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Uma B Dixit Priyanka R Sehgal Lakshmi Moorthy Harikesavan Iyer Source Type: research

Longitudinal evaluation of diastema closure in patients submitted to labial frenectomy in different phases of the mixed dentition: A historical cohort
Conclusion: There is no relation between the time of surgery intervention and diastema closure. However, the intervention during the mixed dentition led to a partial diastema reduction in 80% of the cases. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - July 30, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: MA Pereira Rafael Marangonn Jr Helv & #233;cio K Tedesco Tamara JF Alencar Cassio Moura-Netto Cacio V Mello-Moura Anna Carolina Source Type: research

Oral healthcare-related perception, utilization, and barriers among schoolteachers: A qualitative study
Conclusion: The responses gave an insight regarding the basic need for further subject specific oral health education programs as a key for changing the current scenario. Future seminars and workshops remain the mainstream to appraise the knowledge for school staff. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - July 30, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Vikrant Mohanty Swati Jain Shekhar Grover Source Type: research

Dental caries prevalence among elementary school students and its relationship with body mass index and oral hygiene in Ardabil in 2019
Conclusion: The findings showed that prevalence of dental caries in elementary school children in Ardabil city is higher than global standards, obese and over-weight children experience fewer caries compared to normal-weight children, and there is a significant relation between not brushing the teeth and dental caries. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - July 30, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Soudabeh Mohammadi Mohammad Ali Mohammadi Behroz Dadkhah Source Type: research

Educational approaches for assessing knowledge about and actions of educators in response to dental avulsion
Conclusions: The level of knowledge increased after interventions, but no significant differences between the educational approaches were found. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - July 30, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Jacqueline Lima Pablo Guilherme Caldarelli Juliana Schaia Rocha Fl á via Sens Fagundes Tomazinho Luiz Fernando Fariniuk Flares Baratto-Filho Marilisa Carneiro Le & #227;o Gabardo Source Type: research

Basic behavior guidance techniques: A survey of members of the Spanish Society of Paediatric Dentistry
Conclusions: There has been a notable decrease in the use of certain BGTs in Spain, especially hand-over-mouth and voice control, because they are becoming less socially acceptable as the way society relates to and educates children changes. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - July 30, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Cristina Segarra-Ortells Ana Mar & #237;a Leyda-Men & #233;ndez Marta Ribelles-Llop Mar & #237;a Jos & #233; Gavara-Navarro Laura Marqu & #233;s-Mart & #237;nez Source Type: research

Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 and Dentistry: A Summative Review of Guidelines issued by National Health Authorities
Gyanendra Kumar, Neeraj Gugnani, Dina Rabea, Ruba Odeh, Ferah Rehman, Rihab MabroukJournal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry 2021 39(2):120-131 COVID-19 was first reported in China, in November 2019 and since then the spread of this disease was so rapid that on March 11, 2020, it was declared a pandemic by the World Health Organization. Due to the high transmissibility of the COVID virus and the associated morbidity and mortality, various International and National health authorities released different guidelines for day-to-day living, laying down “new norms” which has impacted our live...
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - July 30, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Gyanendra Kumar Neeraj Gugnani Dina Rabea Ruba Odeh Ferah Rehman Rihab Mabrouk Source Type: research

Effectiveness of the use of xylitol chewing gum in prevention of dental caries: A systematic review
Kelly Rodrigues Mota, João Vitor Farias da Silva, Cristine D'Almeida Borges, Priscylla Gonçalves Correia Leite de Marcelos, Pamella Recco Alvares, Valdeci Elias dos Santos JúniorJournal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry 2021 39(2):113-119 This systematic review of the literature assessed the effectiveness of using chewing gum containing only xylitol compared to prevention strategies or placebo in reducing the incidence of carious lesions in children using data obtained from randomized controlled trials. Electronic search was carried out in PubMed MEDLINE, Latin American ...
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - July 30, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Kelly Rodrigues Mota Jo ã o Vitor Farias da Silva Cristine D ' Almeida Borges Priscylla Gon ç alves Correia Leite de Marcelos Pamella Recco Alvares Valdeci Elias dos Santos J ú nior Source Type: research

Mask up: Getting ready to prevent the third surge
Sudhindra BaligaJournal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry 2021 39(2):111-112 (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - July 30, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Sudhindra Baliga Source Type: research

Regenerative endodontic treatment of an immature permanent canine & #8211; A case report of a 13-year follow-up
Roy Petel, Avia Fux NoyJournal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry 2021 39(1):106-109 Data on long term survival and tooth stability after regenerative endodontic treatment are missing. The purpose of the present report is to describe regenerative endodontic treatment of a permanent mandibular canine with extensive coronal hypoplasia, immature root, and a periapical radiolucency. The regenerative endodontic treatment was initiated by irrigation of the root canal, followed by three weeks of triple antibiotic paste dressing and the creation of a blood clot scaffold covered with mineral trioxide aggrega...
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - April 22, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Roy Petel Avia Fux Noy Source Type: research

Winged nance palatal arch: An adjunct to tooth movement
Rajkumar Maurya, Harpreet Singh, Pranav Kapoor, Poonam Sharma, Babita Niranjan, Ashutosh DubeyJournal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry 2021 39(1):104-105 Anchorage control during the correction of severely crowded dentitions has always been a source of concern during orthodontic therapy. The Nance palatal arch (NPA) has, in the past, been widely used for reinforcing anchorage in such cases. Modifications of the NPA have been reported for use as a fixed functional appliance or for molar distalization. Herein, a simple, effective modification of the conventional NPA is introduced incorporating two p...
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - April 22, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Rajkumar Maurya Harpreet Singh Pranav Kapoor Poonam Sharma Babita Niranjan Ashutosh Dubey Source Type: research

Ultrasonography as a diagnostic aid for a neonate with gingival swelling in a COVID-19 neonatal intensive care unit
Adesh Kakade, Bhagyashree Deshmukh, Agrima Agarwal, Sushma Malik, Devdas S Shetty, Poonam A Wade, Aaishwarya ShettyJournal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry 2021 39(1):101-103 COVID-19 pandemic has impacted all the aspects of life and has emerged as the biggest challenge to the health-care sector. Dental fraternity has also taken its significant impact since the transmission of disease is primarily through aerosol droplets. Management of infants with orofacial anomalies such as natal and neonatal teeth born to COVID-19-positive mothers is another challenge due to unavailability of dental facilities...
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - April 22, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Adesh Kakade Bhagyashree Deshmukh Agrima Agarwal Sushma Malik Devdas S Shetty Poonam A Wade Aaishwarya Shetty Source Type: research

Comparison of the efficacy of parental brushing using powered versus manual tooth brush: A randomized, four-period, two-treatment, single-blinded crossover study
Conclusion: Powered toothbrushes performed significantly better than manual toothbrushes in terms of plaque removal when used by parents to brush their child's teeth. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - April 22, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Pooja Mysore Purushotham Arathi Rao Srikant Natarajan Suprabha Baranya Shrikrishna Source Type: research

An assessment of the efficacy of clinical skills simulation using standardized patient in teaching behavior management and modification skills in Pediatric Dentistry to dental undergraduate students: A double-blinded, randomized, controlled trial
Conclusions: The knowledge of students in both groups before the study was comparable with no statistically significant differences. There was a statistically significant improvement in the knowledge of students who underwent CSS regarding behavior management of child patients. The unpaired Student's t-test showed a significant difference in the behavior management skill of dental undergraduate students when treating a child patient. The students who underwent CSS fared better compared to students who were taught behavior management methods by traditional methods only. Clinical skill simulation using standardized patie...
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - April 22, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Madhu Santhakumar R Vidhya Source Type: research

Evaluation of the clinical efficacy of 38 & #37; silver diamine fluoride in arresting dental caries in primary teeth and its parental acceptance
Conclusion: Thirty-eight percent SDF can be effectively used in arresting caries in primary teeth in young and uncooperative children. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - April 22, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Aparna Chaurasiya Sushma Gojanur Source Type: research

Evaluation of the average pulp cavity volume of primary second molar and canine for obturation of a single primary tooth: A preliminary cone-beam computed tomographic study
Conclusion: It can be inferred that even with the use of exact predetermined quantity/grams of obturating material, optimum quality obturation could be achieved, thus avoiding wastage, preventing cross contamination, and simultaneously offering good clinical results. Hence, this study opens further gateways to device ampules containing predetermined mass of obturating material for a single use for obturation of a single primary tooth. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - April 22, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Ritesh Kalaskar Sudhindra Baliga Shruti Balasubramanian Source Type: research

Synchrotron radiation-based micro-computed tomographic analysis of apical transportation of different Nickel & #8211;Titanium rotary systems in curved root canals: An in vitro study
Conclusion: SR–μCT can be used as a reliable diagnostic tool for further implications. (Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry)
Source: Journal of Indian Society of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry - April 22, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Pooja Yenubary CK Anil Balwant Singh Source Type: research