• Clinical study to evaluate the efficiency of Flairesse fluoride varnish in improving dental health in South African school children. (bioportfolio.com)
  • If incipient lesions are there which are just white chalky spots they can be remineralised itself by fluoride present in dentirifices and if they are called cavities then they can vanish themselves. (identalhub.com)
  • In addition, if you grew up before fluoride use was widespread, you might have more cavities already. (deltadental.com)
  • If you have a lot of cavities, your dentist or hygienist may apply or recommend additional fluoride treatments. (deltadental.com)
  • There is a perception that with the public health success of fluoride we have conquered cavities, said Dennis Mangan, chief of the infectious diseases and immunity branch of the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research. (orlandosentinel.com)
  • The severity of dental fluorosis depends on the amount of fluoride exposure, the age of the child, individual response, weight, degree of physical activity, nutrition, and bone growth. (wikipedia.org)
  • The identity of fluoride as the riboswitch ligand was accidentally discovered when a compound contaminated with fluoride caused significant conformational changes to the non-coding crcB RNA motif during an in-line probing experiment. (wikipedia.org)
  • Through in-line probing and mutational studies the fluoride riboswitch of the organism Thermotoga petrophila is recognized to have two helical stems adjoined by a helical loop with the capacity to become a pseudoknot. (wikipedia.org)
  • NEXT year when you go to a dentist to have a tooth filled he may connect the cavity up to a small dynamo and fill your tooth electrolytically with gold or silver, in the same way that metal articles are gold or silver-plated. (rexresearch.com)
  • A flexible fiber optics rod is provided having one end disposed in the target region for receiving the concentrated ultraviolet radiation and having its other end freely movable so that the dentist or dental technician can direct the radiation through the flexible fiber optic rod and concentrate the radiation against the patient's filled cavity for a predetermined time sufficient to achieve cure of the composition. (freepatentsonline.com)
  • dental assistant a specially trained health care worker who provides direct support to the dentist. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • An educationally qualified dental assistant may be delegated to do intraoral procedures that do not require the professional skill and judgment of a dentist. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • During a clinical exam, the dentist uses a hand held instrument called an explorer to probe the tooth surface for cavities. (howstuffworks.com)
  • Dentists are working along these lines because the prevailing method of making gold inlays involves the use of wax impressions, which frequently are slightly inaccurate, leaving unfilled pockets in the tooth as a source of future trouble. (rexresearch.com)
  • As long as dentists only talk about a cavity, it doesn't seem all that scary. (orlandosentinel.com)
  • Dentists can also use a visual examination to detect cavities. (howstuffworks.com)
  • microbiology of C16G2 Varnish application in male and female dental subjects 12-75 years of age. (bioportfolio.com)
  • Up to 33 subjects will receive multiple doses of study drug applied with a small brush typically used in dental varnish administration. (bioportfolio.com)
  • An inner coating, as of varnish or other protective substance, to cover the dental cavity wall. (bioportfolio.com)
  • The urgency for new treatments for cavities "pales beside such diseases as AIDS or hepatitis," Taubman said. (orlandosentinel.com)
  • Nitrous oxide with local anesthetic or other medicines may be an option if you are afraid of dental treatments. (adam.com)
  • medical citation needed] More often it is from physical trauma rather than dental treatments. (wikipedia.org)
  • ALSO: Insets for the treatment of dental root-canals to reduce inflammation consist of a pin or wire composed of two different metals, such as silver and gold, soldered end to end with gold solder, or of a wire of one metal embedded in a powder of a different metal, or of a mixture of two different metal powders. (rexresearch.com)
  • One of the main aims of dental food for dogs is to minimize plaque accumulation and gingival inflammation. (wikipedia.org)
  • When dissolution and destruction of calcified tooth structures takes place, then dental filling is done to replace the decayed portion of the tooth. (identalhub.com)
  • Everyone is so concerned about preventing cavities, they fail to take into account the other structures in the mouth. (realfoodforager.com)
  • A tubule is: a small tube or fistular structure a minute tube lined with glandular epithelium any hollow cylindrical body structure a minute canal found in various structures or organs of the body a slender elongated anatomical channel Definition: A minute tube, especially as an anatomical structure. (wikipedia.org)
  • Visit the Delta Dental Risk Assessment Tool to examine common risk indicators and provide custom feedback to help you maintain a healthy smile. (deltadental.com)
  • Mouth Healthy, American Dental Association. (deltadental.com)
  • At the present time compositions as described in the aforementioned references are cured in the patient's dental cavity by means of free radical initiators which generate substantial exotherms causing some discomfort to the dental patient. (freepatentsonline.com)
  • Of the changes proposed for the now-trusted label, none has prompted more scrutiny than a new line noting "added sugars" in products. (rollcall.com)
  • But the food industry knows the little white label is probably the most valuable real estate on a package, and a tiny line for added sugars wields big power - and means potentially big problems for manufacturers. (rollcall.com)
  • When the new label was introduced, the industry immediately protested that the "added sugars" line would mislead consumers and has no basis in science. (rollcall.com)
  • The agency's decision to include the added sugars line comes amid broader concerns over sugar's role in disease - and a series of public relations drubbings in recent months. (rollcall.com)
  • To provide strength to root canal treated tooth and to hide the discoloration which may occur after root canal treatment, dental crown is given on the tooth. (identalhub.com)
  • In case of extensively decayed or fractured tooth structure, root canal treatment followed by post and core and dental crown procedure is done. (identalhub.com)
  • A dental filling is usually the first line of treatment for a tooth cavity. (beautifulsmilesindy.com)
  • Treatment can help prevent tooth damage from leading to cavities. (adam.com)
  • Many emergencies exist and can range from bacterial/fungal/viral infections to a fractured tooth or dental restoration, each requiring an individual response and treatment that is unique to the situation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Some define a dental emergency in terms of the individual's willingness to attend for emergency dental treatment at any time at short notice, stating that persons who are fussy about when they are available for treatment are not true emergency cases. (wikipedia.org)
  • Secondary thickenings in apical cavities of both valves. (wikipedia.org)
  • In-line probing was used to illuminate the secondary structure of the crcB RNA motif and structural changes associated with possible binding to specific metabolites or ions. (wikipedia.org)
  • We left gratified by being able to help many: 700 medical patients, 400 eye exams and 250 dental patients, made possible by portable dental equipment that we brought with us from the U.S. (missionsofmercyfl.org)
  • There are often divergent opinions between clinicians and patients as to what constitutes a dental emergency. (wikipedia.org)