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Implants in patients with anemia?
Have any of you installed implants in patients with well controlled, aplastic anemia or hemolytic anemia? (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - January 10, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Questions Surgical Source Type: news

Gutta-percha piece present: can I do an Implant?
The tooth was extracted about a year ago. On examination, I can see what seems to be a piece of gutta-percha. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - January 10, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Cases Surgical Source Type: news

IHS Scholarship, Loan Repayment Programs Aim to Recruit More Health Care Providers
The Indian Health Service (IHS) announced the opening of its application period for its 2017 scholarship and loan repayment programs. Approximately $13.7 million in scholarships and $30 million in loan repayments will be available, with a focus on physicians, physician assistants/nurse practitioners, nurses, pharmacists, dentists, optometrists, and behavioral health providers. (Source: News stories via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: News stories via the Rural Assistance Center - January 10, 2017 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Girl left in coma after dental visit going home after 4 months in hospital, father says
A little girl who went into a coma after being given anesthetic at an Edmonton dentist’s office will be released from the Glenrose Hospital at the end of January, her father says. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - January 10, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Edmonton Source Type: news

Are YOU scared of going to the dentist? After painful past experiences caused by an extra nerve, a young model avoided treating her chipped teeth for four months
Dutch model Nienke Van der Peet chipped two front teeth after falling over last year, but put off getting it fixed for four months, even though the broken area was so sensitive it made her wince. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 9, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

International Dental Show (IDS) 2017: Career Day being staged again
Exciting insights into an industry with a promising future - renowned employers introduce themselves - IDS as a career kick: The Career Day of the International Dental Show (IDS) 2017More than 2,400 companies from about 60 countries are expected to attend the International Dental Show (IDS) in Cologne from 21 to 25 March 2017. Every two years, the IDS is the world ' s most important industry get-together for the international dental market. In 2015, the " Career Day " was staged in this setting for the first time. This initiative aims to accelerate the communication and information exchange between the companies exhibiting...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - January 9, 2017 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Decline of the dentist's drill? Drug helps rotten teeth regenerate, trial shows
Need for fillings could be reduced in future as study reveals natural ability of teeth to repair themselves can be enhanced using Alzheimer ’s drugDentists have devised a treatment to regenerate rotten teeth that could substantially reduce the need for fillings in the future.The therapy works by enhancing the natural ability of teeth to repair themselves through the activation ofstem cells in the soft pulp at the centre.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - January 9, 2017 Category: Science Authors: Hannah Devlin Science correspondent Tags: Stem cells Dentists Health Medical research Biology Science Source Type: news

Why You Should Schedule A Dentist Appointment Before The Next Winter Storm
The earth is warming, but unevenly and only on average — which may or may not explain a spate of unseasonably cold weather that many parts of the United States are experiencing lately. Who knows? Cartoon by Joe Heller. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 7, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Cartoon Of The Day, Contributor Source Type: news

Dentists awareness and action towards domestic violence patients. A cross-sectional study among dentists in Western Saudi Arabia - AlAlyani WS, Alshouibi EN.
OBJECTIVES: To identify the potential factors that would predict a dentist's awareness of domestic violence (DV), as well as the factors that influence the probability of dentists to take the required action. Also, to list the common barriers that dentists... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 7, 2017 Category: Global & Universal Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Why You Should Schedule A Dentist Appointment Before The Next Winter Storm
The earth is warming, but unevenly and only on average — which may or may not explain a spate of unseasonably cold weather that many parts of the United States are experiencing lately. Who knows? Cartoon by Joe Heller. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 6, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Cartoon Of The Day, Contributor Source Type: news

What Nobody Tells You About Self-Care
CONCLUSION If you’re doing these un-fun aspects of self-care, I’m proud of you. If you’re doing them, and you are sick, mentally or physically, or if you in a tough spot in whatever way in your life, I’m really, really proud of you because it’s not easy to do. If you’re not doing all of them, or you’re struggling in asking for help, or you’re struggling in quitting something you need to leave behind, I believe in you. It’s not fun or easy, and you can do it anyway. Follow this journey on Each Little Spark. More from The Mighty: 23 Signs You Grew Up With Depression ...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - January 6, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Some new dentists unable to do NHS work, say British Dental Association
The British Dental Association say some new dentists are facing delays in being able to do NHS work. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - January 6, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Crowning achievement: Son carries on a family tradition in South Jersey
Growing up in a family where his grandparents, parents and an aunt were all dentists, it ’s not surprising Chad Rebhun ended up in the same profession. The 31-year-old South Jersey native recently joined his father Dr. Donald Rebhun at the Optimum Oral Surgery Group, which has been based in Voorhees for three decades and in early 2015 opened a second office in Moorestown. The father-a nd-son team talked about working together, and how they have meshed in the office despite having different personality… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - January 6, 2017 Category: Health Management Authors: John George Source Type: news

Crowning achievement: Son carries on a family tradition in South Jersey
Growing up in a family where his grandparents, parents and an aunt were all dentists, it ’s not surprising Chad Rebhun ended up in the same profession. The 31-year-old South Jersey native recently joined his father Dr. Donald Rebhun at the Optimum Oral Surgery Group, which has been based in Voorhees for three decades and in early 2015 opened a second office in Moorestown. The father-a nd-son team talked about working together, and how they have meshed in the office despite having different personality… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 6, 2017 Category: Biotechnology Authors: John George Source Type: news

Health Tip: Chewing Sugarless Gum
-- If you want to take an extra step to help prevent cavities, chewing sugarless gum may be just what the dentist ordered. The American Dental Association offers this advice: Choose sugarless gum to help boost saliva production and wash away... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 6, 2017 Category: Journals (General) Source Type: news

Dayton-area doctor's office seeks expansion
A doctor's office in Beavercreek has proposed an expansion of its building. Beavercreek planning commission heard preliminary plans Wednesday for an expansion of the Harris Periodontics building at 1205 Meadow Bridge Drive. The building will get a 2,900-square-foot expansion, which will double the size of the building to about 5,660 square feet. With this approval, the pr oject will go to the permitting phase. Harris Periodontics& Implant Dentistry, which also has an office in Mason, is led by … (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - January 5, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Tristan Navera Source Type: news

Kenya: Doctors Union to Hold Top Level Meeting to Discuss Sh4 Billion Offer
[Capital FM] Nairobi -Officials of the Kenya Medical Practitioners Pharmacists and Dentists Union (KMPDU) are due to hold their National Advisory Council meeting on Friday to scrutinise the Sh4 billion pay offer made during a meeting with President Uhuru Kenyatta. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 5, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

New Product Development Webinar. Care to Join Us?
I am working with a startup company developing provider and patient applications that address patient ’s increasing fear of price and declining treatment plan acceptance rates. By tracking your revenue, procedure profitability and scheduling weakness patterns the solution optimizes and offers your patients additional pricing and 3rd party lending options. The anticipated result: more procedure s at higher price and profit margins and your patients are able to receive the treatment they need and desire.The company is holding 2 webinars Thursday January 12, 2017 at 8pm EST and Tuesday January 17 at 9PM EST to gather feedba...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - January 4, 2017 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Dentist stops practising after more lawsuits: 'I wish he'd quit 6 months ago,' former patient says
A Surrey, B.C., dentist has "voluntarily withdrawn" from practice, as lawsuits alleging he harmed patients pile up. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - January 4, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/British Columbia Source Type: news

Kenya: President Meets Doctors Over Strike
[Nation] The Kenya Medical Practitioners, Pharmacists and Dentists Union (KMPPDU) led by Secretary General Ouma Oluga and the negotiation team from the government are meeting President Uhuru Kenyatta at State House in Mombasa over doctor's strike. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 4, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Preserve residual alveolar ridge with implant?
To what extent can a residual alveolar ridge can be preserved by an implant? (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - January 3, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Implant News Regenerative Source Type: news

Bone regeneration around Delayed Implants in Large Bone Defects?
A recent study evaluated bone regeneration around delayed implants positioned in large bone defects, that were filled with reactive soft tissue. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - January 3, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Implant News Regenerative Source Type: news

Hydroxyapatite for Sinus Lift?
A study compared different types of hydroxyapatite (HA), for sinus floor elevation and augmentation. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - January 3, 2017 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Implant News Regenerative Source Type: news

Kenya: Seven Counties Yet to Pay Their Doctors, Says Union
[Nation] Seven counties have not paid more than 300 striking doctors their December salaries, the Kenya Medical Practitioners, Pharmacists and Dentists Union (KMPDU) has disclosed. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 3, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Dentists call to end 'workplace cake culture'
The sharing of sweet snacks at work is adding to the obesity problem and bad oral health in the UK, say dentists (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - January 3, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Cut out the cake culture at work, say top dentists
Eating biscuits and cakes in the office is contributing to the nation's obesity epidemic and poor oral health, according to the British Faculty of Dental Surgery (FDS). (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 3, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The Last Place One Would Expect to Find Design & Innovation: The Dentist ' s Office
How a new, entrepreneurial dental practice redefines the dentist visit experience through attention to design and customer experience. It ' s an inspiration to all small business in tired industries how they can differentiate themselves vs. competitors by rethinking everything that ' s expected. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 2, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Michelle Greenwald, Contributor Source Type: news

Disgraced dentist turned foot doctor deemed 'incompetent' for 2nd time
After Go Public uncovered how an Ottawa foot doctor was inserting unapproved medical implants into patients, Pierre Dupont finally has been ordered to face a disciplinary committee. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - January 2, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Ottawa Source Type: news

Disgraced dentist turned foot doctor could be deemed 'incompetent' for 2nd time
After Go Public uncovered how an Ottawa foot doctor was inserting unapproved medical implants into patients, Pierre Dupont finally has been ordered to face a disciplinary committee. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - January 2, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Canada/Ottawa Source Type: news

Collaboration Between Dental and Medical Providers Improves Treatment for Elderly
Older adults often suffer from complex medical issues that are exacerbated by dental conditions. Recent data from researchers in Nashville, TN, and teams in Boston and Chicago show that coordination and collaboration between physicians and dentists helps improve care and produce better outcomes for patients. (Source: Caring for the Ages)
Source: Caring for the Ages - December 31, 2016 Category: Health Management Authors: Jason Harris Source Type: news

Panoramic radiographs made before complete removable dental prostheses fabrication: A retrospective study of clinical significance
ConclusionsPretreatment digital panoramic radiographs revealed very few abnormalities that influenced the treatment of patients requiring complete removable dental prostheses. Furthermore, the digital images in this study revealed positive findings at a rate similar to those found in studies assessing analog radiographs, reinforcing current guidelines that recommend against radiographic screening of patients who seek new complete removable dental prostheses. (Source: Dental Technology Blog)
Source: Dental Technology Blog - December 29, 2016 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Kenya: Doctors Call for Arrest of Bomet Governor Isaac Ruto
[Nation] Kenya Medical Practitioners, Pharmacists and Dentists Union (KMPDU) have pushed for the arrest of Bomet governor for assaulting its members. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 29, 2016 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Training to become a scuba diver? Start at the dentist
Scuba divers may want to stop by their dentist ' s office before taking their next plunge. A new pilot study found that 41 percent of divers experienced dental symptoms in the water, according to new research from the University at Buffalo.Due to the constant jaw clenching and fluctuations in the atmospheric pressure underwater, divers may experience symptoms that range from tooth, jaw and gum pain to loosened crowns and broken dental fillings. Recreational divers should consider consulting with their dentist before diving if they recently received dental care, says Vinisha Ranna, BDS, lead author and a student in the UB S...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - December 28, 2016 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

HRSA: Agency Information Collection Activities: Submission to OMB for Review and Approval; Public Comment Request; Evaluation and Assessment of HRSA Teaching Health Centers
As part of the statutory requirements for the Teaching Health Center Graduate Medical Education (THCGME) program, George Washington University (GW) is conducting an evaluation of the training, administrative and organization structures, clinical services, challenges, innovations, associated costs, and outcomes of THCs. The THCGME program, which is designed to increase the production and distribution of primary care doctors and dentists who are well prepared to practice in underserved community settings, requires annual reporting on the types of primary care resident approved training programs provided, the number of traini...
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - December 28, 2016 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Garry Shandling Died Of A Blood Clot, According To Autopsy Report
Garry Shandling died from a blood clot, TMZ reported on Tuesday after it obtained a copy of the comedian’s autopsy report. The outlet said that Shandling also had Xanax, hydrocodone and oxycodone in his system at the time, attributed to a recent dentist surgery.  The 66-year-old died earlier this year on March 24. According to the report, Shandling had complained of leg pain and shortness of breath the day before his death. The Emmy-winning actor was best known for his work on “The Larry Sanders Show” and “It’s Garry Shandling’s Show,” as well as his hilarious c...
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - December 27, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Radiotherapy: a contraindication for dental implants?
Radiotherapy has been considered a contraindication for dental implants. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - December 27, 2016 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Implant News Surgical Source Type: news

Non resorbable membrane vs collagen membrane for GBR?
For a Guided Bone Regeneration procedure, in general, which in your experience provides a better barrier and is more effective: non-resorbable membrane or a resorbable collagen membrane? (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - December 27, 2016 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Questions Regenerative Source Type: news

Ultimate Early Bird pricing for Dentsply Sirona World 2017 ends in five days!
This special discount expires on Saturday, Dec. 31, so sign up for the Ultimate Dental Meeting today and save big on registration for the entire staffCHARLOTTE, N.C. (Dec. 26, 2016) - There are only days left to register for Dentsply Sirona World 2017 and receive Ultimate Early Bird pricing. Dentsply Sirona, The Dental Solutions Company ™, will host the second annual Ultimate Dental Meeting in Las Vegas at the Venetian and the Palazzo Hotel from Sept. 14-16, 2017.Ultimate Early Bird specials include:·      Doctor registration for just $1,295 (regularly $1,995).·    &nbs...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - December 26, 2016 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Can nocturnal use of implant-retained overdenture improve cardiorespiratory stability of a patient with obstructive sleep apnea? A clinical report
Journal of Prosthetic DentistryDOI:http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.prosdent.2016.08.032AbstractFew studies have evaluated the interaction between conventional complete dentures (CCD) and the respiratory system and the authors are unaware of any that evaluated the interaction between implant-retained overdentures (IROs) and the respiratory system. This clinical report documented the effects of wearing an IRO on the cardiorespiratory stability of an edentulous patient with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). A 64-year-old woman was referred to the department of otolaryngology because of daytime sleepiness and morning headaches. The p...
Source: Dental Technology Blog - December 23, 2016 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news

Managing Mandibular Lingual Plate Perforation?
I was wondering if you all could comment on how you manage a mandibular lingual plate perforation during osteotomy preparation. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - December 22, 2016 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Questions Surgical Source Type: news

Training to become a scuba diver? Start at the dentist
41 percent of scuba divers experienced dental symptoms in the water, research shows. Recreational divers should consider consulting with their dentist before diving if they recently received dental care. (Source: ScienceDaily Headlines)
Source: ScienceDaily Headlines - December 22, 2016 Category: Science Source Type: news

Nigeria: Expert Raises the Alarm Over Low Dentist Patronage in Nigeria
[This Day] Unlike general routine health checkup, which still attracts patronage in Nigerian hospitals, the dentist profession, which is a specialised form of medicine, lacks the same level of patronage in Nigeria because Nigerians do not see the need to visit a dentist for routine checkup of their mouth organs, in respect to their teeth and gum. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 22, 2016 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Training to become a scuba diver? Start at the dentist
(University at Buffalo) A new University at Buffalo pilot study found that 41 percent of scuba divers experienced dental symptoms in the water. Recreational divers should consider consulting with their dentist before diving if they recently received dental care. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - December 22, 2016 Category: Global & Universal Source Type: news

Sonendo closes $35m funding round
Dental tech developer Sonendo said today it closed a $35 million equity financing round with funds slated to support the commercialization of its GentleWave alternative root canal treatment system. The round was led by newly vested DiNovA Capital and Henry Crown & Company affiliate CVF, and joined by existing investors Fjord Ventures, OrbiMed Advisors, Meritech Capital Partners, NeoMed Management and SEB Private Equity. As part of the funding round, DiNovA Capital’s Michael Zhao has joined Sonendo’s board of directors, the company said. “Sonendo’s GentleWave System is uniquely positioned to transfor...
Source: Mass Device - December 21, 2016 Category: Medical Equipment Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Business/Financial News Dental Sonendo Source Type: news

Complaints about Implant Restorations?
What kinds of implant restorations do you hear most complaints about? (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - December 20, 2016 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Questions Restorative Source Type: news

Patient developed paresthesia after apicoectomy: thoughts?
Patient was referred to Endo for apicoectomy #11. Now 6 months after treatment was provided, the patient has developed permanent paresthesia. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - December 20, 2016 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Questions Surgical Source Type: news

Nigeria: Poor Oral Health Worries Northern Dentists
[Daily Trust] Nigeria Dental Therapists Association says poor access to modern oral health services for rural northern populations is "worrying." (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 20, 2016 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Esther Wilkins, Who Set Standards for Dental Hygienists, Dies at 100
Dr. Wilkins, who studied dentistry at a time when few women did, wrote an influential textbook in 1959 that is still used worldwide. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - December 20, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: CATHERINE SAINT LOUIS Tags: Dr. Esther M. Wilkins Teeth and Dentistry Deaths (Obituaries) Massachusetts Textbooks Source Type: news

Implant Latch Drivers: good source?
I find I have to get out 3-4 of the same drivers to unscrew all the screws from a 6 implant hybrid or an AO4 hybrid. (Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts)
Source: Dental Implants Discussed by Experts - December 19, 2016 Category: Dentistry Authors: osseonews Tags: Clinical Questions Restorative Source Type: news

Acceptance of Minimally Invasive Dentistry Among US Dentists in Public Health Practices
Conclusions: There appears to be a paradigm shift toward a MID philosophy, and most responding public health dentists believed that MID meets the standard of care for primary and permanent teeth in the US. (Source: Dental Technology Blog)
Source: Dental Technology Blog - December 19, 2016 Category: Dentistry Source Type: news