Denture Retention: The retention of a denture in place by design, device, or adhesion.Denture, Complete: A denture replacing all natural teeth and associated structures in both the maxilla and mandible.Dentures: An appliance used as an artificial or prosthetic replacement for missing teeth and adjacent tissues. It does not include CROWNS; DENTAL ABUTMENTS; nor TOOTH, ARTIFICIAL.Denture Design: The plan, delineation, and location of actual structural elements of dentures. The design can relate to retainers, stress-breakers, occlusal rests, flanges, framework, lingual or palatal bars, reciprocal arms, etc.Denture Bases: The part of a denture that overlies the soft tissue and supports the supplied teeth and is supported in turn by abutment teeth or the residual alveolar ridge. It is usually made of resins or metal or their combination.Denture, Complete, Upper: A complete denture replacing all the natural maxillary teeth and associated maxillary structures. It is completely supported by the oral tissue and underlying maxillary bone.Denture, Partial, Removable: A partial denture designed and constructed to be removed readily from the mouth.Stomatitis, Denture: Inflammation of the mouth due to denture irritation.Denture, Complete, Lower: A complete denture replacing all the natural mandibular teeth and associated structures. It is completely supported by the oral tissue and underlying mandibular bone.Denture Cleansers: Substances used to clean dentures; they are usually alkaline peroxides or hypochlorites, may contain enzymes and release oxygen. Use also for sonic action cleaners.Denture Liners: Material applied to the tissue side of a denture to provide a soft lining to the parts of a denture coming in contact with soft tissue. It cushions contact of the denture with the tissues.Dental Care: The total of dental diagnostic, preventive, and restorative services provided to meet the needs of a patient (from Illustrated Dictionary of Dentistry, 1982).Denture, Partial, Fixed: A partial denture attached to prepared natural teeth, roots, or implants by cementation.Denture, Partial: A denture replacing one or more (but not all) natural teeth. It is supported and retained by underlying tissue and some or all of the remaining teeth.Education, Dental: Use for articles concerning dental education in general.Schools, Dental: Educational institutions for individuals specializing in the field of dentistry.Tooth, Artificial: A fabricated tooth substituting for a natural tooth in a prosthesis. It is usually made of porcelain or plastic.Denture, Overlay: Removable prosthesis constructed over natural teeth or implanted studs.Students, Dental: Individuals enrolled a school of dentistry or a formal educational program in leading to a degree in dentistry.Denture Rebasing: The process of refitting a denture by replacing the denture base material without changing the occlusal relations of the teeth. Rebasing may include adding to the denture base to compensate for resorptive changes to subjacent structures.Dental Prosthesis Retention: Holding a DENTAL PROSTHESIS in place by its design, or by the use of additional devices or adhesives.Denturists: Individuals who fabricate and fit DENTURES without the supervision of DENTISTS. (from Stedman's Medical Dictionary, 27th ed) They may or may not have formal education in health sciences, but are well versed in the art of constructing dentures.Dental Prosthesis: An artificial replacement for one or more natural teeth or part of a tooth, or associated structures, ranging from a portion of a tooth to a complete denture. The dental prosthesis is used for cosmetic or functional reasons, or both. DENTURES and specific types of dentures are also available. (From Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed, p244 & Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p643)Prosthesis Retention: Holding a PROSTHESIS in place.Dental Implants: Biocompatible materials placed into (endosseous) or onto (subperiosteal) the jawbone to support a crown, bridge, or artificial tooth, or to stabilize a diseased tooth.Dental Prosthesis, Implant-Supported: A prosthesis that gains its support, stability, and retention from a substructure that is implanted under the soft tissues of the basal seat of the device and is in contact with bone. (From Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed)Dental Prosthesis Design: The plan and delineation of dental prostheses in general or a specific dental prosthesis. It does not include DENTURE DESIGN. The framework usually consists of metal.Hyperbaric Oxygenation: The therapeutic intermittent administration of oxygen in a chamber at greater than sea-level atmospheric pressures (three atmospheres). It is considered effective treatment for air and gas embolisms, smoke inhalation, acute carbon monoxide poisoning, caisson disease, clostridial gangrene, etc. (From Segen, Dictionary of Modern Medicine, 1992). The list of treatment modalities includes stroke.Osteoradionecrosis: Necrosis of bone following radiation injury.Mandibular DiseasesJaw DiseasesDenmarkNephritis, Interstitial: Inflammation of the interstitial tissue of the kidney. This term is generally used for primary inflammation of KIDNEY TUBULES and/or surrounding interstitium. For primary inflammation of glomerular interstitium, see GLOMERULONEPHRITIS. Infiltration of the inflammatory cells into the interstitial compartment results in EDEMA, increased spaces between the tubules, and tubular renal dysfunction.Oxygen Inhalation Therapy: Inhalation of oxygen aimed at restoring toward normal any pathophysiologic alterations of gas exchange in the cardiopulmonary system, as by the use of a respirator, nasal catheter, tent, chamber, or mask. (From Dorland, 27th ed & Stedman, 25th ed)Patents as Topic: Exclusive legal rights or privileges applied to inventions, plants, etc.Algorithms: A procedure consisting of a sequence of algebraic formulas and/or logical steps to calculate or determine a given task.Prosthesis Design: The plan and delineation of prostheses in general or a specific prosthesis.Prostheses and Implants: Artificial substitutes for body parts, and materials inserted into tissue for functional, cosmetic, or therapeutic purposes. Prostheses can be functional, as in the case of artificial arms and legs, or cosmetic, as in the case of an artificial eye. Implants, all surgically inserted or grafted into the body, tend to be used therapeutically. IMPLANTS, EXPERIMENTAL is available for those used experimentally.MassachusettsDental Offices: The room or rooms in which the dentist and dental staff provide care. Offices include all rooms in the dentist's office suite.Hospitals, General: Large hospitals with a resident medical staff which provides continuous care to maternity, surgical and medical patients.BostonDental Pulp Necrosis: Death of pulp tissue with or without bacterial invasion. When the necrosis is due to ischemia with superimposed bacterial infection, it is referred to as pulp gangrene. When the necrosis is non-bacterial in origin, it is called pulp mummification.Dentistry: The profession concerned with the teeth, oral cavity, and associated structures, and the diagnosis and treatment of their diseases including prevention and the restoration of defective and missing tissue.Periapical Periodontitis: Inflammation of the PERIAPICAL TISSUE. It includes general, unspecified, or acute nonsuppurative inflammation. Chronic nonsuppurative inflammation is PERIAPICAL GRANULOMA. Suppurative inflammation is PERIAPICAL ABSCESS.MissouriPractice Management, Dental: The organization and operation of the business aspects of a dental practice.SculptureGeneral Practice, Dental: Nonspecialized dental practice which is concerned with providing primary and continuing dental care.Printing
  • However, certain prosthodontics procedures can improve the patient's oral function and appearance, at least until its cranial-facial growth is completed and implant-supported or retained dentures can be installed [ 2 , 4 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • During the treatment planning stage for denture fabrication, the patient's orofacial complex should be restored to an optimal state of health. (cdeworld.com)
  • Assessment of a patient requiring a partial denture may vary according to the age of the patient, the patient's attitude, habits and expectations. (adandental.com.au)
  • Xerostomia will decrease oral ph, which will increase oral plaque and dental caries. (dental--health.com)
  • Dental caries is a common chronic disease that causes pain and disability across all age groups. (cdc.gov)
  • Exposure to fluoride throughout life is effective in preventing dental caries. (cdc.gov)
  • Despite the decrease in caries prevalence and severity in the permanent dentition and the increase in the proportion of children and adolescents who benefit from dental sealants, disparities remain. (cdc.gov)
  • The high prevalence of dental caries (cavities) and periodontal (gum) disease is a major public health concern with attendant costs for treatment, loss of productivity, diminished comfort and function, and increased risks to systemic health. (asaging.org)
  • Even the most common peripheral anticholinergic complaint of dry mouth can reduce the ability to communicate, predispose to malnutrition, promote mucosal damage, denture misfit or dental caries, and increase the risk of serious respiratory infection secondary to loss of antimicrobial activity of saliva. (nih.gov)
  • Much of his work has focused on the microbiology of dental caries. (uiowa.edu)
  • His lab has extensively studied how the glucan-binding proteins (GBPs) synthesized by Streptococcus mutans contribute to the development of the plaque biofilm and ultimately dental caries. (uiowa.edu)
  • If you're one of the 35 million Americans who wear dentures, take note - your denture cream could be putting your health at risk. (intelligentdental.com)
  • After even a few years, it becomes trickier to wear dentures comfortably because of changes affecting the jawbone. (queenssmile.com)
  • He has always said that he fell in love with the essence of who I am as a person and has never been turned off by the fact that I wear dentures. (healthboards.com)
  • A lot of people wear dentures, and many younger than you. (healthboards.com)
  • When you get to the point that intimacy is immenent then you can decide if you should tell your lover that you wear dentures or let him find out for himself. (healthboards.com)
  • Prevalence of Signs and Symptoms of TMD in Patients Wearing Double Complete Dentures, RPD and in Dentistry Students. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • This includes oral health's relation to general health, sources of infection, modern technology in dentistry, and the public health impact of dental medicine. (coursera.org)
  • Robinson and Prijic Family Dental change lives every day through restorative dentistry. (robinsonprijic.com)
  • He is a Past President of the Association of Dental Implantology (UK) and an examiner for the Edinburgh Diploma in Implant Dentistry as well as for Membership in Oral Surgery for the Royal College of Surgeons, England. (adi.org.uk)
  • Derek Richards is the Director of the Centre for Evidence-based Dentistry, Editor of the Evidence-based Dentistry Journal, Consultant in Dental Public Health with Forth Valley Health Board and Honorary Senior Lecturer at Dundee & Glasgow Dental Schools. (nationalelfservice.net)
  • Offering general dentistry in the Prescott, Arizona area, Dr. Spurgeon assures you that a bright, healthy smile is the result of regular, preventative, professional dental cleanings. (1stdentist.com)
  • Regular examinations by a dentistry professional are crucial to maintaining your dental health and are a necessity in any dental care plan. (1stdentist.com)
  • At Ray McKinley DDS & Brittany McKinley-Holloway DDS - McKinley General, Cosmetic & Implant Dentistry in Shelby Township, we offer implant-supported dentures. (raymckinleydds.com)
  • Implant-supported dentures from Ray McKinley DDS & Brittany McKinley-Holloway DDS - McKinley General, Cosmetic & Implant Dentistry in Shelby Township can change your life. (raymckinleydds.com)
  • Dr. Banas's lab is also collaborating with College of Dentistry colleagues to investigate whether oral streptococci other than S. mutans are involved in the early stages of dental decay. (uiowa.edu)
  • Other collaborations, both within and outside the College of Dentistry, foster work to identify novel agents to specifically target cariogenic bacterial species, to coat dental materials with antimicrobials, to examine the microflora associated with localized aggressive periodontitis, and to investigate potential cariogenic properties associated with multiple bacterial species common to dental plaque. (uiowa.edu)
  • The main services offered by the dental clinic CityDental are dental implantation, prosthetics and cosmetic dentistry. (whatclinic.com)
  • BEST Center is a modern Diagnostic, Implantology and Aesthetic Dentistry Center, where you can get all the dental treatments in one place and in one moment, Starting with the highest level of Diagnostic with Computer Tomography 3D, Digital dentistry, Surgery, Implantology and finally Prosthetics. (whatclinic.com)
  • The orthopedic device can be fabricated by modifying the existing or duplicate complete dentures using the functionally generated path method and an intraoral gothic arch tracer (Massad jaw recorder, Nobilium). (cdeworld.com)
  • This lecture will review how digital technology is changing complete dentures, and how it can be incorporated into clinical practice. (dentalxp.com)
  • The impact strength and the flexural properties of denture base materials are of importance in predicting their clinical performance upon sudden loading. (ebscohost.com)
  • According to a current clinical study, none of the silicone soft liners applied to complete dentures of 24 patients presented bonding problems after one year (unpublished results). (niom.no)
  • MATERIALS AND METHODS: Magnets were retrieved from dentures that had failed after 4 to 18 months of clinical use. (quintpub.com)
  • It was also emphasized that clinical and laboratory procedures during prosthodontic treatment and denture fabrication should be directed to provide a denture with smooth and homogeneous fitting surface to facilitate denture cleaning as one of the hygienic measures. (who.int)
  • Custom made medical device manufacture, TMJ appliances, Tracheal oesophageal valve modifications, Sleep apnoea devices, Oral obturators (specialist dentures) Nasal septum obturators, Intra-oral prosthetics. (wikipedia.org)
  • This course provides an overview of dental medicine to engage, educate, excite and assist you in improving the oral health of your patients and members of your community. (coursera.org)
  • It is essential that children and young adults receive preventive and interventive dental care early in life in order to ensure optimal oral health in adulthood. (massgeneral.org)
  • Professional dental cleanings are essential to maintain oral health and normally should be scheduled twice yearly. (massgeneral.org)
  • Dental retention systems which facilitate the adjustment or removal of an oral appliance, e.g., a crown or bridge, from a reconfigurable abutment assembly are described. (freepatentsonline.com)
  • We at Robinson and Prijic Family Dental Associates monitor and handle every stage of the implant from the surgery to place the implant (done by Oral Surgeons) to the making and placement of the implant crown in our office. (robinsonprijic.com)
  • The severe dental and oral effects are often neglected in the rush to multimodality therapy" (see Table 1). (cancernetwork.com)
  • and impaired retention of dentures, and further, oral-facial pain, nutritional compromise, and impaired communication impair quality of life for many years. (cancernetwork.com)
  • Tareq Ahmado qualified with honours from Hama Dental School, Syria in 2000 and has over ten years of UK experience in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. (adi.org.uk)
  • He qualified from University College Hospital Dental School, London in 1982 and subsequently gained extensive experience in both hospital and practice-based oral surgery. (adi.org.uk)
  • Subclass A61K covers preparations that are used for medical, dental, or cosmetic purposes in the oral cavity. (uspto.gov)
  • They are happy to be able to provide laughing gas or oral conscious sedation to the patients that request it for their dental procedures. (raymckinleydds.com)
  • A well-designed denture can restore chewing ability, improve speech, have aesthetic appeal and help maintain overall oral health. (gskhealthpartner.com)
  • The results in many studies indicate an impact of oral conditions associated with the full denture wearing on oral-health related quality of life, especially in lower jaw. (readbyqxmd.com)
  • A full upper denture covers your palate and interferes with your ability to taste your food. (sooperarticles.com)
  • I have had an upper denture for 50 years with no problem - now the ridge has become very thin and I am worried about being able to hold the denture. (justanswer.com)
  • Glenn- I've worked with dual alginate techniques for final denture impressions, though I'm not sure if it was specifically the shipman technique. (dentalxp.com)