Diagnostic tests conducted in order to measure the increment of active DENTAL CARIES over a period of time.
Localized destruction of the tooth surface initiated by decalcification of the enamel followed by enzymatic lysis of organic structures and leading to cavity formation. If left unchecked, the cavity may penetrate the enamel and dentin and reach the pulp.
"Decayed, missing and filled teeth," a routinely used statistical concept in dentistry.
A polysaccharide-producing species of STREPTOCOCCUS isolated from human dental plaque.
The predisposition to tooth decay (DENTAL CARIES).
The clear, viscous fluid secreted by the SALIVARY GLANDS and mucous glands of the mouth. It contains MUCINS, water, organic salts, and ptylin.
The total of dental diagnostic, preventive, and restorative services provided to meet the needs of a patient (from Illustrated Dictionary of Dentistry, 1982).
The branch of dentistry concerned with the prevention of disease and the maintenance and promotion of oral health.
Education which increases the awareness and favorably influences the attitudes and knowledge relating to the improvement of dental health on a personal or community basis.
The practice of dentistry concerned with preventive as well as diagnostic and treatment programs in a circumscribed population.
A dental specialty concerned with the prevention of disease and the maintenance of oral health through promoting organized dental health programs at a community, state, or federal level.
Use for articles concerning dental education in general.
A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to dental or oral health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.
The optimal state of the mouth and normal functioning of the organs of the mouth without evidence of disease.
Encouraging consumer behaviors most likely to optimize health potentials (physical and psychosocial) through health information, preventive programs, and access to medical care.
Use for material on dental facilities in general or for which there is no specific heading.
The giving of attention to the special dental needs of children, including the prevention of tooth diseases and instruction in dental hygiene and dental health. The dental care may include the services provided by dental specialists.
The act of cleaning teeth with a brush to remove plaque and prevent tooth decay. (From Webster, 3d ed)
A short thick vein formed by union of the superior mesenteric vein and the splenic vein.
Abnormal increase of resistance to blood flow within the hepatic PORTAL SYSTEM, frequently seen in LIVER CIRRHOSIS and conditions with obstruction of the PORTAL VEIN.
A system of vessels in which blood, after passing through one capillary bed, is conveyed through a second set of capillaries before it returns to the systemic circulation. It pertains especially to the hepatic portal system.
The venous pressure measured in the PORTAL VEIN.
Colloids formed by the combination of two immiscible liquids such as oil and water. Lipid-in-water emulsions are usually liquid, like milk or lotion. Water-in-lipid emulsions tend to be creams. The formation of emulsions may be aided by amphiphatic molecules that surround one component of the system to form MICELLES.
A large group of facultatively anaerobic, rod-shaped bacteria that show up as pink (negative) when treated by the gram-staining method.
The circulation of BLOOD through the LIVER.
Devices used for influencing tooth position. Orthodontic appliances may be classified as fixed or removable, active or retaining, and intraoral or extraoral. (Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed, p19)
An occlusion resulting in overstrain and injury to teeth, periodontal tissue, or other oral structures.
Dental devices such as RETAINERS, ORTHODONTIC used to improve gaps in teeth and structure of the jaws. These devices can be removed and reinserted at will.
A sensory branch of the MANDIBULAR NERVE, which is part of the trigeminal (5th cranial) nerve. The lingual nerve carries general afferent fibers from the anterior two-thirds of the tongue, the floor of the mouth, and the mandibular gingivae.
The planning, calculation, and creation of an apparatus for the purpose of correcting the placement or straightening of teeth.
A dental specialty concerned with the prevention and correction of dental and oral anomalies (malocclusion).
A muscular organ in the mouth that is covered with pink tissue called mucosa, tiny bumps called papillae, and thousands of taste buds. The tongue is anchored to the mouth and is vital for chewing, swallowing, and for speech.
Complex pharmaceutical substances, preparations, or matter derived from organisms usually obtained by biological methods or assay.
Individual's rights to obtain and use information collected or generated by others.
Plants whose roots, leaves, seeds, bark, or other constituent parts possess therapeutic, tonic, purgative, curative or other pharmacologic attributes, when administered to man or animals.
A quantitative measure of the frequency on average with which articles in a journal have been cited in a given period of time.
The period of history before 500 of the common era.
Therapeutic practices which are not currently considered an integral part of conventional allopathic medical practice. They may lack biomedical explanations but as they become better researched some (PHYSICAL THERAPY MODALITIES; DIET; ACUPUNCTURE) become widely accepted whereas others (humors, radium therapy) quietly fade away, yet are important historical footnotes. Therapies are termed as Complementary when used in addition to conventional treatments and as Alternative when used instead of conventional treatment.
A publication issued at stated, more or less regular, intervals.
Unlawful act of taking property.
A political and economic system characterized by individual rights, by private or corporate ownership of capital goods, and by prices, production, and the distribution of goods that are determined mainly by competition in a free market. (From Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, 10th ed)
A diet that contributes to the development and advancement of DENTAL CARIES.
A medical specialty concerned with maintaining health and providing medical care to children from birth to adolescence.
Societies whose membership is limited to physicians.
Pain in the adjacent areas of the teeth.
The study of the origin, nature, properties, and actions of drugs and their effects on living organisms.
The branch of pharmacology that deals directly with the effectiveness and safety of drugs in humans.
Centers for storing various parts of the eye for future use.
Centers for collecting, characterizing and storing human blood.
A medical specialty concerned with the provision of continuing, comprehensive primary health care for the entire family.
Centers for acquiring and storing semen.
A subfamily of MURIDAE found nearly world-wide and consisting of about 20 genera. Voles, lemmings, and muskrats are members.
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... what dental schools are teaching, and what some dental boards are testing. An important engine for change in practice and ... Reevaluation of Caries Activity and Risk Status.. A reevaluation of risk factors and an assessment of the outcomes of caries ... Rossomando E. Introducing innovations into dental practice: why dental industry should focus on the dental students. Compendium ... Sealants and dental caries: Insight into dentists behaviors regarding implementation of clinical practice recommendations ...
... involved in the decline of tooth decay in the last 50 years or are there other factors involved in the decreasing caries rates? ... Haikel Y, et al., Dental caries and fluorosis in children from high and low fluoride areas of Morocco. *Krook L, et al., Dental ... A three-year clinical trial was conducted to test the hypotheses that: (i) the anticaries activity of NaF toothpastes ... Knowledge and Use of Topical Fluoride and Dental Prophylaxis Practices, J. Canadian Dental Association, 63:8, 1997 September, ...
... CME Questions. *You are advising a large dental practice ... Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:. *Assess knowledge among US adults of dental sealants, based on ... Post-Test Information. To obtain credit, you should first read the journal article. After reading the article, you should be ... Table 2. Knowledge of Dental Sealants Among Respondents (N = 3,550), Awareness Among US Adults of Dental Sealants for Caries ...
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  • mutans streptococci and lactobacilli following treatment of early childhood caries: a 1-year follow-up. (semanticscholar.org)
  • The purpose of this study was to determine the accuracy of pediatric primary care providers' screening and referral for Early Childhood Caries. (aappublications.org)
  • Oral health has been largely forgotten since 2000, when the Surgeon General's report, Oral Health in America, declared early childhood caries a silent epidemic, five times more common than asthma and the most common chronic disease of childhood. (nln.org)
  • 1. Define early childhood caries and discuss the prevalence of this disease in the Indian Health Service and your Area. (ihs.gov)
  • Specific aims were to assess improvements in caregiver knowledge, attitudes, and behaviours relating to early childhood oral health, and the burden of early childhood caries (ECC) and severe ECC (S-ECC). (rrh.org.au)
  • In 2010 the Canadian Dental Association (CDA) reaffirmed its 2001 position on the recommended age for a child's first dental visit as part of its Position Statement on Early Childhood Caries. (jcda.ca)
  • 3 This strategy may be an effective method to ensure that children remain cavity free, as age is a significant determinant of early childhood caries (ECC). (jcda.ca)
  • MCQs in Community and Preventive Dentistry with Explanations for PG Dental Entrance Examinations by Satish Chandra, Shaleen Chandra & Girish Chandra (Author), Anil Kohli (Frwd): Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd 9788180618536 Softcover, First edition. (abebooks.com)
  • Although dentistry recognizes that dental caries management encompasses more than restoring the consequences of the disease, caries risk assessment and management that go beyond traditional restorative care have not always had a strong and organized voice during clinical curriculum development and competency assessment in U.S. dental schools. (jdentaled.org)
  • Dental education is in the unique position of being able to help bridge the gap to improve dissemination of new information and to enhance communication between research and the practice of dentistry to accelerate adoption of validated approaches for the diagnosis and management of dental caries. (jdentaled.org)
  • This enhanced understanding needs to be reflected in how dentistry is practiced. (jdentaled.org)
  • The topics in this course cover both the theory and practice of restorative dentistry. (edu.au)
  • Several health care organizations recommend that physicians provide preventive dentistry services, including dental screening and referral. (aappublications.org)
  • A cross-sectional survey was undertaken of primary care clinicians in 69 pediatric practices and 49 family medicine practices who were enrolled in a study to evaluate a pediatric preventive dentistry program targeted toward Medicaid-eligible children in North Carolina. (aappublications.org)
  • and Dr. Veeratrishul Allareddy is Associate Professor, Department of Oral Pathology, Radiology, and Medicine, The University of Iowa College of Dentistry & Dental Clinics. (jdentaled.org)
  • These represent broad categories of professional activity and concerns that occur in the general practice of dentistry and are interdisciplinary in orientation and must embrace an element of critical thinking. (rcseng.ac.uk)
  • These lists, developed by experts in pediatric dentistry and offered to facilitate excellence in practice, should be modified as needed by individual practitioners. (aapd.org)
  • With increasing scientific and technological development in dentistry, new strategies are being employed with the goal of maximal conservation and minimal intervention in dental tissues affected by carious lesions 1 . (bvsalud.org)
  • 1995. Genetic influences in caries and periodontal diseases. (springer.com)
  • The effects of drugs of dopaminergic or anticholinesterase action affect the oral cavity promoting the reduction of saliva production, causing microflora imbalance, and increasing predisposition to periodontal diseases and caries. (scirp.org)
  • Saliva and dental caries: diagnostic tests for normal dental practice. (semanticscholar.org)
  • Salivary diagnostics is now entering the surgery of the modern dentist, although no test yet available is so specific and sensitive that caries can be diagnosed from saliva samples only. (semanticscholar.org)
  • The saliva tests proved the synergistic effect exercised by the active components of EOs tested from tertiary emulsions, which cause an inhibition of the development of S. mutans in oral cavities. (mdpi.com)
  • This course reviews the structure of dental hard tissues of tooth, current concepts in cariology including microbiology and the nature of saliva and its role. (edu.au)
  • The topic also looks at practical assessment of caries risk including saliva testing, materials and products suitable for professional and home care, prevention, and short- and long-term care. (edu.au)
  • During the CariScreen risk assessment test, the bacteria in the saliva will be tested to determine if it's healthy for their teeth. (carifree.com)
  • Patients with xerostomia, or dry mouth, resulting from various causes, are at higher risk for developing caries because of a loss of saliva and its benefits. (jcda.ca)
  • A loss of saliva increases the acidity of the mouth, which affects many factors that contribute to the development of caries, such as proliferation of acid-producing bacteria, inability to buffer the acid produced by bacteria or from ingested foods, loss of minerals from tooth surfaces and inability to replenish the lost minerals, and loss of lubrication. (jcda.ca)
  • In addition, patients with insufficient saliva may also suffer from increased risk of oral infections, a higher rate of caries, increased dental expenses and decreased quality of life. (jcda.ca)
  • As a result of the development of new products, an aggressive approach to caries management can now minimize the damage to the dentition associated with the lack of saliva. (jcda.ca)
  • Various lipids, glycoproteins and proteins contained in saliva also deposit onto the tooth surface to form dental pellicle. (jcda.ca)
  • In addition to these microorganisms, dental plaque is composed of many other substances, such as mucoproteins and minerals derived from saliva, dead cells, and food residues which are dissolved, or present in particulate form. (google.com)
  • 이 연구는 소아에서 Periogen과 치아우식 경험 지수(dmft, dmft indices)와의 상관성을 평가하고, 기존의 치아우식 위험 검사법인 Cariview, 치아우식 평가 도구(Caries Assessment Tool)와 비교할 목적으로 시행되었다. (kapd.org)
  • The aim of this study was to assess the validity of Periogen by evaluating the correlation with dmft, dmfts indices and comparing with Cariview and caries risk assessment tool (CAT). (kapd.org)
  • Those in the normal BMI range had a significantly higher prevalence of caries (57%) and DMFT score (1.92) compared with the overweight and obese groups (P (who.int)
  • Caries risk was based on baseline dmft index: low (dmft = 0), moderate (dmft = 1-4), high (dmft >4), with almost half of the teeth belonging to the high-risk group. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Cox proportional hazards model indicated, regardless if resealing or caries development was considered a failure or resealing was a success and caries development a failure, only the high dmft index appeared in both cases to significantly increase the chance (158% and 173% respectively) of FS failure and caries development compared with moderate and low dmft index. (biomedsearch.com)
  • in the framework of the Alliance for a Caries-Free Future - Colombia Chapter (Alianza por un Futuro Libre de Caries-Capítulo Colombia, AFLC-CC), the prevalence of caries experience in preschool children from Anapoima, Cundinamarca, was assessed using the International Caries Detection and Assessment System (ICDAS) and the dmft (decayed, missing, filled teeth) index, characterizing their families and homes. (scielo.org.co)
  • Descriptive analysis was done, using X 2 to explore associations between dmft and ICDAS with socioeconomic and infrastructure conditions, as well as health practices in families. (scielo.org.co)
  • The dental decay component was the primary observation that accounted for 84.6% of the DMFT. (biomedcentral.com)
  • The prevalence of dental caries is most often expressed as dmft (decayed, missing, and filled teeth) for primary dentition and DMFT for permanent teeth (Barmes and Sardo-Infirri, 1977). (nap.edu)
  • Gargling with chlorhexidine reduces the occurrence of hospital-acquired infection during the oral care of critically ill patients who have difficulty brushing their teeth, due to its excellent antimicrobial activity [ 7 ], and decreases the oral bacteria incidence [ 8 ]. (alliedacademies.org)
  • Oral preparations for reducing the incidence of dental caries. (springer.com)
  • Although the Surgeon General called for pediatric preventive oral health practices to be integrated into well-child care, evidence from national databases reveals that the incidence and prevalence of dental caries continue to be high, especially in lower socioeconomic and minority group populations. (nln.org)
  • The increasing incidence of drug-resistant pathogens has drawn the attention of the pharmaceutical and scientific communities towards studies on the potential antimicrobial activity of plant-derived substances, an untapped source of antimicrobial chemotypes, which are used in traditional medicine in different countries. (medscape.com)
  • 11 Because of this candida and the occasional incidence of nursing caries from bottles or nighttime breastfeeding, dentists and pediatricians commonly recommend throwing out bottles and pacifiers at 12 months of age and weaning breastfed infants prematurely. (naturalchild.org)
  • The aim was to improve access to care and develop dental homes for young children, promote good oral health in early childhood and, ultimately, prevent or reduce the incidence of ECC. (jcda.ca)
  • Gingival health at baseline, participation in any of the test programmes, and knowledge of the dental diseases caries, gingivitis or periodontitis were significant predictors of good gingival health. (diva-portal.org)
  • Overall, the results demonstrated high levels of poor oral health including dental caries (55% athletes), dental erosion (45% athletes) and periodontal disease (gingivitis 76% athletes, periodontitis 15% athletes). (bmj.com)
  • Porphyromonas gingivalis is associated with chronic periodontitis, not caries . (dentaltown.com)
  • The accumulation of bacterial biofilms on tooth surfaces results in two of the most prevalent infectious diseases-caries and periodontitis. (frontiersin.org)
  • During dysbiosis, the equilibrium of the oral ecosystem is disrupted, allowing disease-promoting bacteria to manifest and cause conditions such as caries, gingivitis and periodontitis. (intechopen.com)
  • Fissure sealant retention and caries development after resealing on first permanent molars of children with low, moderate and high caries risk. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Of 162 carious surfaces, 107/ 675 (15.9 %) were from the high caries risk children, compared with 17/144 (11.8 %) and 38/455 (8.3 %) from the moderate and low caries risk group respectively. (biomedsearch.com)
  • All subjects were affiliated to moderate or high caries risk group based on caries risk test. (kapd.org)
  • As research generates new ways to detect, diagnose, manage, and prevent dental caries, this information must influence and modify private practice and community and public health programs. (jdentaled.org)
  • Various methods have been used to remove, inhibit, or kill S. mutans to prevent dental caries, but it is difficult to completely remove it with only a physical method, using a toothbrush [ 3 ]. (alliedacademies.org)
  • Thus, dissemination of oral health information is obligatory to prevent dental caries amongst primary school children in the study area. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Levels of Prevention of Dental Diseases 32. (abebooks.com)
  • Diet Counseling for Prevention of Dental Caries 36. (abebooks.com)
  • The management and prevention of dental caries beyond the restoration of tooth structure must be incorporated into existing practice using the best evidence-based information available. (jdentaled.org)
  • 3. Appropriately prescribe diagnostic tests and oral chemotherapeutics in the prevention of dental caries. (ihs.gov)
  • The application of fluorides for the prevention of dental caries began around 1942, (3) and by 1949 public health agencies offered treatment with 2% sodium fluoride to school-aged children throughout the United States. (fluoridealert.org)
  • This study aimed to evaluate oral health results at the clinical level of an intervention program for the prevention of dental caries. (diva-portal.org)
  • Although the oral cavity of most mammalian species contains billions of microbial cells, scientific research has shown that Streptococcus mutans ( S. mutans ) is the bacteria with the highest responsibility for the appearance of dental caries [ 2 ]. (mdpi.com)
  • Dental pathologies can be caused by plaque-forming bacteria and yeast, which reside in the oral cavity. (hindawi.com)
  • The bacteria growing in dental plaque, a naturally occurring biofilm, display increased resistance to antimicrobial agents. (hindawi.com)
  • The thirty extracts were subjected to the determination of antibiofilm activity against gram-positive, gram-negative bacteria and yeast. (hindawi.com)
  • Dental caries is an infectious disease that is deeply related to bacterial activity because the sugar component remaining on the tooth surface in the oral cavity is changed into acid by bacteria, which corrodes the tooth [ 1 ]. (alliedacademies.org)
  • The mouthwash that is most commonly used in dental practice is chlorhexidine, an antibiotic used to extensively suppress microorganisms, including gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria, yeast, fungi, anaerobic strains, etc. [ 5 , 6 ]. (alliedacademies.org)
  • 1994. Activity of thymol, carvacrol, cinnamaldehyde and eugenol on oral bacteria. (springer.com)
  • Q: Which bacteria are mainly involved in caries formation? (dentaltown.com)
  • Fresh mother's milk has many antimicrobial activities but both human and cow's milk have lactose sugar, which feeds cavity-causing bacteria when allowed to sit in the mouth. (naturalchild.org)
  • Mother's milk has immune factors that reduce the presence of unfriendly bacteria, and laboratory tests show human milk does not encourage cavities, 8 but this doesn't mean that caries can't develop on breastmilk alone. (naturalchild.org)
  • 10 Although Streptococcus mutans bacteria are generally thought to be the chief cause of dental decay, living on sugars, the candida yeast that builds up on pacifiers has been found to promote cavity formation to a great degree. (naturalchild.org)
  • Mother s milk has immune factors that reduce the presence of unfriendly bacteria, and laboratory tests show human milk does not encourage cavities, 8 but this doesn t mean that caries can t develop on breastmilk alone. (naturalchild.org)
  • Current practices to prevent cavities, such as mouthwash and tooth brushing, indiscriminately remove oral bacteria through chemical and physical means, and have limited success. (news-medical.net)
  • Successful development of this selective lead inhibitor in the dental setting offers a proof of concept that selective targeting of keystone bacteria is promising for the design of new treatments,' Wu said. (news-medical.net)
  • G43 did not inhibit the expression of the gtfC gene, and it did not affect growth or viability of S. mutans and several other oral bacteria tested. (news-medical.net)
  • Historically, it was understood that for caries to occur, a tooth, a fermentable carbohydrate, and bacteria must to be present. (cdeworld.com)
  • 5 Recent research suggests that although this supposition is correct, as carbohydrates are metabolized by bacteria, the decrease in the pH will greatly contribute to the caries process. (cdeworld.com)
  • 8 He stated that cariogenic bacteria may occur naturally in dental plaque. (cdeworld.com)
  • It is prudent for the dental practitioner to keep in mind that in health, the elements for disease (carbohydrate metabolism by potentially cariogenic bacteria) are continually present. (cdeworld.com)
  • The increased acid due to the increased numbers of acid-producing bacteria will lead to demineralization and caries. (cdeworld.com)
  • These include: salivary flow tests, 4 caries bacterial activity tests, pH tests, 11 and plaque-disclosing agents. (cdeworld.com)
  • Reduced salivary flow increases the risk for dental caries and problems with prosthetic replacement. (springer.com)
  • The dental health care provider can choose from a variety of commercial products that can be incorporated into a patient-specific treatment plan as needed, depending on the degree of loss of salivary flow. (jcda.ca)
  • This paper discusses the use of new technologies for the assessment of caries and more in particular changes in caries activity. (uva.nl)
  • identify social determinants of health in families of preschoolers from Anapoima, Cundinamarca, and their relationship with prevalence of caries experience. (scielo.org.co)
  • Dental sealants are an effective way to prevent cavities. (cdc.gov)
  • This one page handout summarizes the Community Preventive Services Task Force (CPSTF) recommendation and systematic review evidence for community water fluoridation to reduce tooth decay (i.e., dental caries or cavities). (thecommunityguide.org)
  • Breastfed children have far fewer dental cavities than those who are bottle-fed. (naturalchild.org)
  • 1-3 This includes nursing caries as well as other cavities. (naturalchild.org)
  • The dental health in Sweden at that time was not well observed, and cases of cavities were widespread. (wikipedia.org)
  • If you are unsure whether your child is at risk of getting cavities, the best way to find out is by visiting your dentist for a risk assessment test . (carifree.com)
  • The test will show the pH levels and whether your child should take extra precautions to protect against cavities. (carifree.com)
  • We all may appreciate the difference between the positive impact made by a smile of pearly-white teeth and the repulsion triggered by yellowed and blackened rotten teeth, but the health issues run much deeper: as our medical knowledge grows, we are discovering that many diseases originate from dental cavities where microbes teem and nest, causing inflammations in many organs and tissues, most notably in the heart, kidneys, and joints. (fountainmagazine.com)
  • The hydroalcoholic extract which showed positive antibiofilm activity against most of the microorganisms tested in agar diffusion assay was further tested for the determination of minimum inhibitory concentration (MIC) and Bioassay with Artemia salina . (hindawi.com)
  • There are various kinds of microorganisms in the mouth, but a gram-positive bacterium, Streptococcus mutans ( S. mutans ) is most closely related to dental caries. (alliedacademies.org)
  • The biocompatible AuNPs synthetized using OVEs showed significant bactericidal and antimycotic activities, the most sensitive microorganisms being S. aureus and C. albicans , both commonly involved in various dermatological infections. (dovepress.com)
  • Dental caries is the localized demineralization of the tooth surface caused by organic acid metabolites of oral microorganisms such as Streptococcus mutans . (nap.edu)
  • It has been reported that the microorganisms immediately after dental prophylaxis are mainly coccoidal organisms, which, in the mouths of some persons at least, change to filamentous organisms after a few days. (google.com)
  • 1987). Less is known about the causes of root caries than about caries of the tooth crown, but possible risk factors include increased longevity of the population and longer retention of teeth in adults (Carlos, 1984). (nap.edu)
  • ABSTRACT The prevalence of obesity is increasing in Saudi Arabia and although caries is associated with obesity, this association has not been investigated in Medina. (who.int)
  • Caries of the tooth crown is still predominantly a disease of children and adolescents, although caries of the root surface of the teeth, secondary to exposure of the root by recession of the gingivae, is becoming more prevalent among older adults (Miller et al. (nap.edu)
  • Objective To evaluate the approaches used by Family Health Strategy dentists in the city of Campina Grande, Paraíba, Brazil, for management of occlusal caries in primary teeth. (bvsalud.org)
  • Methods In this observational, cross-sectional, census-based, descriptive study, 33 professionals completed a questionnaire designed to evaluate their approach to management of occlusal caries in enamel and dentin of deciduous teeth in different risk situations. (bvsalud.org)
  • CONCLUSIONS: Children of a high baseline caries risk status showed lower FS retention rates and higher occlusal caries prevalence following FS loss compared with those of moderate and low risk status. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Similar retention figures have been reported in posterior teeth with sound occlusal surfaces and surfaces with sticky fissures indicative of incipient caries [Handelman et al. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Today, our understanding of dental caries has changed markedly and expanded this simplistic view of the disease, its consequences, and the methods of action of many preventive agents. (jdentaled.org)
  • A new single step dental composite has been produced that can bond directly onto disease affected tooth structure without need for the current multiple, complex and time-consuming methods of tooth preparation. (ucl.ac.uk)
  • MATERIAL AND METHODS: This randomized, blinded, parallel, controlled clinical study examined the effectiveness of three dental health programmes. (diva-portal.org)
  • Abstract Objectives: to investigate the prevalence of dental anomalies in complete deciduous dentition of children with NSCL/P. Methods: this study included 75 children with NSCL/P and 286 healthy control. (bvsalud.org)
  • Methods Cross-sectional study at the dental clinic within the Polyclinic in the athletes' village. (bmj.com)
  • The training consisted of a review of the study methods and clinical slides illustrating dental caries in various stages of progression. (aappublications.org)
  • The cariogram is one of the more advanced methods that allows us to determine the onset of caries. (unizg.hr)
  • First, instructional efforts to increase providers' dental knowledge or opinions of the importance of oral diseases are unlikely to be effective in increasing dental referral unless they include methods to increase confidence in providers' ability to identify and appropriately refer children with disease. (aappublications.org)
  • This study aims to assess mother 's knowledge and practice towards the effects of iron supplement use on dental caries and staining of 6 months to 2 year‑old children in Yazd, Iran.Methods and Material: A randomized cross-sectional study was conducted among 403 mother- child (between 6 monthsTo 2 years) pairs who referred to health service centres in Yazd in 2011. (medworm.com)
  • MATERIALS AND METHODS: Four hundred and ninety-three (493) 12-month-old infants were assessed for temperaments and characteristics of child-rearing practices. (bvsalud.org)
  • Although effective methods are known for the prevention and management of dental caries, its prevalence of dental caries is increasing amongst school-age children in Ethiopia. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Evaluate and utilize methods to ensure the health and safety of the patient/client and the dental hygienist in the delivery of oral health care. (bridgeport.edu)
  • The optimal limits of carious tissue removal and the possibility of ever less invasive methods to arrest and control the development of caries are being discussed in the literature 2-9 . (bvsalud.org)
  • 3.rampant caries: 14 out of 20 primary teeth having carious lesions including atleast one mandibular incisor. (scribd.com)
  • Several factors such as adhesion to dental enamel surfaces, production of acid metabolites, ability to synthesize glycogen stores, and ability to synthesize extracellular polysaccharides, mean S. mutans plays a central role in the etiology of dental caries [ 3 ]. (mdpi.com)
  • B. hypoplasia altered enamel contour with detectable rough surface and darkened enamel or dentin, including caries adjacent to an area of hypoplasia and caries on medial aspect of facial surface of primary canine. (scribd.com)
  • The #G43 treatment caused very significant reductions in enamel and dentinal caries. (news-medical.net)
  • Effect of three different dental health preventive programmes on young adult individuals : a randomized, blinded, parallel group, controlled evaluation of oral hygiene behaviour on plaque and gingivitis. (diva-portal.org)
  • The issue of obtaining a completely accurate model has not yet been resolved because the already mentioned complex etiology of dental caries poses some restrictions. (unizg.hr)
  • Prevention of Oral and Dental Diseases 8. (abebooks.com)
  • therefore, they are a potential source of new drugs for man whose use to control diseases is a centuries-old practice. (medscape.com)
  • Abstract Purpose: The purpose of this retrospective study was to investigate the relationships of types of dental insurance coverage in Korea with sociodemographic characteristics and the prevalence of systemic and oral diseases, as well as to evaluate the socioeconomic impact of Korean dental insurance policies. (medworm.com)
  • The treatment of dental diseases in the past has largely depended on surgical and restorative techniques. (google.com)
  • In general drug therapy for dental diseases usually has been accomplished by the use of long-lasting tablets or capsules orally administered to the patient. (google.com)
  • Although prevention and control of these diseases can be achieved by the daily mechanical removal of biofilms, many people are either unable or unwilling to practice these procedures as regularly or as efficiently as necessary. (frontiersin.org)
  • Current control of dental plaque-related diseases is non-specific and is centered on the removal of plaque by mechanical means. (intechopen.com)
  • Filipino Oral Microbiome Research to develop a policy framework for microbiome-based management of dental diseases and opportunities will be discussed. (intechopen.com)
  • The present tests are useful for estimating the caries activity due to bad dietary habits (salivary lactobacilli), establishing the presence of infection (salivary mutans streptococci), and identification of salivary yeasts for the determination of the medical condition of the patient. (semanticscholar.org)
  • The present paper addresses a thematic of interest in preventive dental medicine, namely the possibility of using essential oils (EOs) for the inhibition of the development of Streptococcus mutans ( S. mutans ) in the oral cavity, as a viable alternative to chemical products with protective role in oral health. (mdpi.com)
  • For this purpose, four EOs (cinnamon, clove, bergamote, and orange) were chemically characterized by gas chromatography coupled with mass spectrometry (GC-MS) and in vitro tested against S. mutans (ATCC 25175). (mdpi.com)
  • The results obtained revealed the antibacterial effect on S. mutans exercised by the essential oils of clove (CLEO), bergamote (BEO), and orange (OEO), which were included in the production of natural emulsion-type preparations with application in dental medicine. (mdpi.com)
  • The study results showed that the S-OHI, Alban test value, and amount of stretococcus mutans (S. mutans) decreased in all the groups compared to before gargling. (alliedacademies.org)
  • We report the inhibition of the causative agents of dental caries, Streptococcus mutans and other oral streptococci, by the antimicrobially active ingredients of the hop plant ( Humulus lupulus L .). The hop constituents studied were purified beta acid, xanthohumol, isoalpha acid and tetra iso-alpha acid. (springer.com)
  • The antimicrobial activity of these hop constituents was tested against four strains of Streptococcus mutans as well as one strain each of Streptococcus sanguis and Streptococcus salivarius and compared to antimicrobial essential oils used in mouthwashes in two independent assay systems. (springer.com)
  • Screening of Taiwanese crude drugs for antibacterial activity against Streptococcus mutans .Journal of Ethnopharmacology 27(3):285-295. (springer.com)
  • Therefore, Streptococcus mutans are mainly responsible for caries. (dentaltown.com)
  • Effects of a dental adhesive incorporating antibacterial monomer on the growth, adherence and membrane integrity of Streptococcus mutans. (thejcdp.com)
  • Ninety compounds with diverse scaffolds showing promise in the computer screening were purchased and tested for their ability to block biofilm formation by S. mutans in culture. (news-medical.net)
  • In the rat-model of dental caries, animals on a low-sucrose diet were infected with S. mutans and their teeth were treated topically with #G43 twice a day for four weeks. (news-medical.net)
  • Access to caries in clinical practice is based on an appropriate diagnostic system that includes a medical and dental history, clinical signs of caries lesion activity and particular tests that aid in finding patients at high risk of caries. (unizg.hr)
  • Nonetheless, not all dentists use a rubber dam, creating disconnect between presumed standard of care and what is actually done in clinical practice. (bmj.com)
  • Detailed assessment of attitudes about specific clinical treatment that speaks to whether actual clinical practice conforms to a presumed standard of care. (bmj.com)
  • Movement Disorders Clinical Practice 6(7), pp. 567-575. (cardiff.ac.uk)
  • In 2016, the Sjögren's Syndrome Foundation (SFF) published clinical practice guidelines for Sjögren disease (SD) patients in the United States. (medscape.com)
  • Dental caries is a complex and dynamic process where a multitude of factors initiates and influence the progression of the disease [ 1 ]. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Ultimately, knowing how the risk factors play a role in the progression of dental caries will lead to appropriate risk management and product recommendations. (cdeworld.com)
  • These tools not only aid the practitioner determine caries risk, but they may also motivate patients to improve their dietary habits, oral hygiene practices, or product choices to create an oral environment that is less favorable for the formation or progression of dental caries. (cdeworld.com)
  • All the books on MCQs will be true friends and a great asset for the candidates of dental professional examinations, the postgraduate dental entrance examinations and interview and also for practitioners. (abebooks.com)
  • This has resulted in confusion and great variability between the need for risk-based caries management and prevention and how practitioners apply these concepts in private and community settings. (jdentaled.org)
  • Conclusion Although a wide range of approaches were adopted by dental practitioners, most preferred invasive interventions, even in situations where preservation of tooth structure was recommended. (bvsalud.org)
  • Practitioners may utilize adjunctive tools for aiding in determining caries risk. (cdeworld.com)
  • Maintaining the oral health of patients with salivary gland dysfunction or hypofunction can be challenging for dental practitioners and patients. (jcda.ca)
  • Following the introduction of CAMBRA (Caries Management by Risk Assessment) in 2007, a number of recommendations for office protocols were introduced, and many companies have formulated products and procedures for implementing CAMBRA. (cdeworld.com)
  • CAMBRA (Caries Management by Risk Assessment) was introduced in the Journal of the California Dental Association 1 in 2007, and recommendations for office protocols have been subsequently introduced. (cdeworld.com)
  • 9 A simplified alternative to the risk assessment document is to assess a patient's medial history, medications, habits, oral hygiene practices, and clinical presentation, and document the findings into the clinical record. (cdeworld.com)
  • OBJECTIVES: The purpose of this study was to evaluate the prediction validity of the caries activity test with a sulfisomidine mixture (SAHS test). (koreamed.org)
  • 2019. Physical activity and exercise outcomes in Huntington Disease (PACE-HD): Protocol for a 12-Month trial within cohort evaluation of a physical activity intervention in people with Huntington Disease . (cardiff.ac.uk)
  • The antioxidant properties of nanoparticles (NPs) have been evaluated by 2,2-diphenyl-1-picrylhydrazyl radical scavenging assay, and the antimicrobial tests were performed using the disk diffusion assay. (dovepress.com)
  • 2 Dental pellicle acts as a selectively permeable barrier to calcium and phosphate ions, but not to acids, and aids in the prevention of demineralization and in the remineralization of teeth. (jcda.ca)
  • Such prior diagnostic tests have been used to indicate a present condition, and have not provided any long-term indication of oral disease, or to monitor suspected oral disease. (google.com)
  • This review discusses the merits of recent developments regarding their respective uses for research purposes in testing new caries prevention strategies as well as in clinical caries management in dental private practice. (uva.nl)
  • Career pathways include working in academic and private practice settings. (jdentaled.org)
  • AIM: This was to evaluate the retention of fissure sealants (FS) and their effectiveness after resealing on caries reduction applied to first permanent molars, in a sample of children stratified according to their caries risk status in a private practice setting. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Tooth decay or cavity is a breakdown of teeth due to bacterial activity. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Is fluoride ingestion and topical fluorides the principal factors involved in the decline of tooth decay in the last 50 years or are there other factors involved in the decreasing caries rates? (fluoridation.com)
  • This teaching strategy focuses on developing oral health competencies to educate parents and children on the importance of oral health and hygiene, fluoride, and having a dental home. (nln.org)
  • 2. Identify best practices nationally and in each respective Area that improve access to care, sealants, fluoride varnish applications by medical and dental teams, and ITRs. (ihs.gov)
  • Stone and Willis (6,7) have shown that sodium fluoride and stannous fluoride in concentrations equal to those found in dentrifices are pro-inflammatory when applied in patch-test form to previously damaged skin, while patch testing over nontraumatized areas produced no inflammation. (fluoridealert.org)
  • Survey respondents were dental directors from Health Centers that currently have school-based oral health programs. (astdd.org)
  • The paper also presents results from two follow-up focus groups held in August 2013 with dental directors or school-based program managers from 10 Health Centers with large school-based oral health programs. (astdd.org)
  • 2 In 2001, a National Institutes of Health (NIH) Consensus Statement recognized a paradigm shift in the management of dental caries as a disease process. (jdentaled.org)
  • Dental Health Care Delivery : Influence of Factors 11. (abebooks.com)
  • Are there other factors involved in the decreasing caries rates? (fluoridation.com)
  • It takes into account risk indicators and biochemical factors that influence the onset of caries. (unizg.hr)
  • We hypothesized that providers' dental knowledge, opinions about the importance of oral health, and confidence in providing oral health services would be associated with their propensity to refer children who are younger than 3 years and are suspected of having risk factors for future dental disease or a few teeth in the beginning stages of decay. (aappublications.org)
  • This one page handout summarizes the Community Preventive Services Task Force (CPSTF) recommendation and systematic review evidence for clinical decision-support systems (CDSS) to improve screening for cardiovascular disease risk factors and practices for related preventive care services, clinical tests, and treatments. (thecommunityguide.org)
  • Besides, chi-square (X 2 ) test was considered to examine the nonparametric association of factors with ever substance use. (biomedcentral.com)
  • A significant salivary Lactobacillus count associated with lower grade level, sweet diet, and poor oral hygiene were found to be the determinant factors for dental caries. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Understanding risk factors as they contribute to the caries process can help mitigate confusion and guide the practitioner when selecting materials for their practice. (cdeworld.com)
  • The purpose of this article is to discuss the contribution of risk factors to the caries process and to introduce strategies that restorative dentists can utilize to minimize caries risk. (cdeworld.com)
  • 2 Many risk factors contribute to the development of dental caries. (cdeworld.com)
  • 10 Some factors contribute to a patient's overall caries risk but do not place the patient at immediate risk. (cdeworld.com)
  • Conversely, there are other risk factors that place a patient at an immediate risk for developing new dental caries. (cdeworld.com)
  • OBJECTIVES: This study was aimed at seeking an effective method of improving job satisfaction and practice performance of clinical dental hygienists by analyzing their job satisfaction factors. (koreamed.org)
  • Dental caries, in particular, is considered "the single most common chronic childhood disease, and is most common in lower socioeconomic status groups, minorities, homeless and migrant populations, and children with disabilities and HIV disease. (jdentaled.org)
  • Large national study of dentists who represent a diverse range of dentist characteristics, practice types and patient populations served. (bmj.com)
  • The use of fissure sealants (FS) as an effective measure for the prevention of pit and fissure caries in children has been well documented in several clinical studies and it is highly recommended for populations with high caries prevalence [Welbury et al. (biomedsearch.com)
  • It is necessary to better understand the relationship between social determinants and oral health from a structural point of view and to strengthen health strategies, in order to achieve caries-free populations. (scielo.org.co)
  • Patient/client population- Provide dental hygiene care for members of diverse populations. (bridgeport.edu)
  • Junger ML, Griffin SO, Lesaja S, Espinoza L. Awareness Among US Adults of Dental Sealants for Caries Prevention. (cdc.gov)
  • In 2015, about half of adults knew the purpose of dental sealants. (cdc.gov)
  • Dental sealants applied in childhood can help prevent caries, but knowledge of the availability of sealants and their function is not widespread. (cdc.gov)
  • We assessed knowledge of dental sealants among US adults and adult parents of children younger than 18 and the differences in knowledge among demographic and socioeconomic groups. (cdc.gov)
  • With the U.S. population growing ever more diverse and the need for dentists in many areas of the United States, there is increasing opportunity for foreign-trained dentists to pursue dental careers in this country. (jdentaled.org)
  • This article provides a broad overview of dental education and career pathways available for foreign-trained dentists in the United States. (jdentaled.org)
  • Little is known about dentists' attitudes towards use of the rubber dam in their practices. (bmj.com)
  • The test of the treatment criteria of salaried dentists was based on post hoc x-rays to estimate the size of measurement error and precise statistical material. (diva-portal.org)
  • Equally, dentists can improve the overall health of children not only by treating dental disease, but also by proactively recognizing child abuse, preventing traumatic injuries through anticipatory guidance, preventing obesity by longitudinal dietary counseling, and monitoring of weight status. (aapd.org)
  • Practice patterns, dentists. (bvsalud.org)
  • A great variability in caries reduction depended on the caries prevalence of a population [Leskinen et al. (biomedsearch.com)
  • In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Medscape, LLC and Preventing Chronic Disease . (cdc.gov)
  • The diagnosis of dental disease in current practice primarily relies on the use of dental radiographs and/or a manual probing and examination by a dentist of the oral cavity. (google.com)
  • Nursing caries are more common in bottle-fed infants, especially in those who have nighttime bottles at older ages. (naturalchild.org)
  • Among breastfed infants who develop nursing caries, most are those who comfort nurse for long periods during the night after teeth have developed. (naturalchild.org)
  • While dental treatments on infants are traumatic, warranting preventive measures, the mere possibility of infant caries (about a 14% chance) is not enough of a worry that I would withhold or withdraw important feeding and comforting from any infant, especially before any such symptoms have occurred. (naturalchild.org)
  • Rampant caries in infants and young children has long been recognized as a clinical syndrome. (scribd.com)
  • In 2010, the Manitoba Dental Association launched its Free First Visit (FFV) program to provide dental screening for infants and toddlers. (jcda.ca)
  • This program provides access to dental screenings for infants and toddlers ≤ 36 months of age. (jcda.ca)
  • Results: there was a higher prevalence of dental anomalies in the case group, compared to the control group. (bvsalud.org)
  • Foch CB, The Costs, Effects, And Benefits of Preventive Dental Care: A Literature Review, 1981 Dec, N-1732-RWJF, A Rand Corporation Report for the Robert Wood Jojnson Foundation. (fluoridation.com)
  • Examination of five recent studies of preventive dental care discloses widely varying estimates of its costs, effects, and benefits. (fluoridation.com)
  • This study emphasizes the importance of initiating and maintaining intensive and targeted preventive dental activities in early childhood, and shows that preventive dental treatment and oral health results require a long-time perspective. (diva-portal.org)
  • Clinical examination, panoramic and periapical radiographies were performed and dental anomalies of number and shape were considered. (bvsalud.org)
  • Nearly half of the participants had not undergone a dental examination or hygiene care in the previous year. (bmj.com)
  • In addition to emergency management in the field, this topic includes the theory and practice of examination/assessment of the dental, oral and facial injuries, early dental management and referral for endodontic treatment. (edu.au)
  • Data from the 2009-2012 National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey reveal that approximately one in four children (14 percent) aged 3 to 5 years living at the poverty level have untreated dental caries. (nln.org)
  • the 'unseen case' exam - (based on an objective structured long examination - OSLE model) which is designed to test candidates' diagnosis treatment planning and clinical reasoning. (rcseng.ac.uk)
  • Additionally, appendices to this guideline illustrate items for consideration in the development of patient medical and dental histories and examination forms. (aapd.org)
  • Described caries pattern as nursing bottle mouth Nothing is so shocking to a dentist as the examination of a child patient suffering from rampant caries All the primary upper anterior teeth , upper and lower primary first molars and the lower primary canine teeth, except the lower four anterior teeth are either unaffected or are very slightly carious. (scribd.com)
  • This study aimed to determine the association between dental caries, body mass index (BMI) and dietary habits of 12-year-old boys from four geographically distinct schools in Medina. (who.int)
  • The children had poor dietary habits and there were no significant associations between dietary variables and caries. (who.int)
  • This one page handout summarizes the Community Preventive Services Task Force (CPSTF) finding of insufficient evidence for three school-based intervention approaches that combine dietary interventions with physical activity interventions. (thecommunityguide.org)
  • Management of Child in the Dental Clinic 7. (abebooks.com)
  • Team Management in Dental Practice 21. (abebooks.com)
  • Risk Management and Consumer Protection Act in Dental Practice 23. (abebooks.com)
  • This paper presents one example of how a dental school totally revamped its approach to teaching cariology-from a few lectures scattered throughout the curriculum to a Cariology Management Program that is integrated into all four years of the curriculum, that includes both didactic and clinical components, and that emphasizes critical thinking and problem solving. (jdentaled.org)
  • 3 This paradigm shift from a predominantly surgical model should be correspondingly reflected as changes in the modern management of dental caries. (jdentaled.org)
  • Therefore, there is a continuous need to improve dissemination of information and communication between the research and practice domains (Figure 1 ⇓ ) to accelerate adoption of needed and validated approaches for the diagnosis and management of dental caries. (jdentaled.org)
  • Both traditional and minimum intervention approaches to the management of patients at high risk of caries are explored. (edu.au)
  • This topic explores a multidisciplinary approach to the management of dental conditions. (edu.au)
  • The role of orthodontics, prosthodontics and other specialist disciplines in the short- and long-term management of dental conditions and/or trauma will also be covered. (edu.au)
  • This research will help prioritize testing and treatments for these patients and suggest adaptations to currently recommended preventive and care management guidelines. (ahrq.gov)
  • 4 Advantages include quality assurance by allowing comparative analysis of groups of patients or providers, medical and dental history profiles for demographic data, support for decision making based on signs and symptoms, administrative management for patient education and recall, and electronic data interchange with other professional and third parties. (aapd.org)
  • As a result, the implementation of a caries management program can be confounding and overwhelming to a dental practitioner. (cdeworld.com)
  • 2,9-11 Continuity of care is based on the assessed needs of the individual patient and assures appropriate management of all oral conditions, dental disease, and injuries. (aapd.org)
  • In contrast to current practice, referral for colposcopy was largely driven by the trial protocol recommendations for the management of abnormal results and not by which screening test was used. (agonychip.top)
  • This funding opportunity announcement (FOA) is intended to encourage the development, implementation and testing of oral health promotion interventions directed at improving oral health across the lifespan. (nih.gov)
  • Caries is closely linked to the development of dental medicine as a science and has been a clinical discipline from its early beginnings. (unizg.hr)
  • All sealed teeth were evaluated and recorded for FS failure and resealing in case of partial/total loss, as well as caries development. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Development of caries followed a steady rate of 6-8% per year. (biomedsearch.com)
  • Goals of the HSHC program were to promote the project in each community, use existing community-based programs and services to deliver the oral health promotion and ECC prevention activities, and recruit and train natural leaders to assist in program development and to deliver the ECC prevention program. (rrh.org.au)
  • Oral health resource development awards will be considered either for the refinement of existing curricula content that the author has already used in instruction or for concept development of new oral health educational material the author proposes to draft in the course of the award activity. (adea.org)
  • In this study, we will focus on the social and economic development of the population, which will limit their activity and social participation, often leading to social isolation, harming quality of life [8]. (scirp.org)
  • play a major role in the development of dental caries. (biomedcentral.com)
  • and is found in dental plaque [ 2 ]. (alliedacademies.org)
  • Effect of amorphous calcium phosphate and silver nanocomposites on dental plaque microcosm biofilms. (thejcdp.com)
  • are the most common pathogens isolated from human dental plaque and are considered as the major etiologic agents of caries. (biomedcentral.com)
  • it also has chemical properties that help control dental plaque. (fountainmagazine.com)
  • OBJECTIVES: The purpose of this study was to examine the effect of an educational program using priming on oral health, and dental plaque, and gingival bleeding indices in an elderly. (koreamed.org)
  • There is disclosed in this specification an improved composition for reducing dental plaque and calculus formation, comprising zinc ions and an organoleptically acceptable enzyme, which may be a protease, carbohydrase, or lipase, or mixtures of these enzymes. (google.com)
  • Dental plaque forms as a deposit on and around teeth. (google.com)
  • This study compared the oral hygiene and caries risk of patients treated with labial and lingual orthodontic appliances throughout a prospective evaluation of the status of the oral environment before and after bracket placement. (springeropen.com)
  • If a patient needs an orthodontic treatment, it should be of real benefit to him/her, by improving occlusion, dental and periodontal health, the longevity of dentition, speech, appearance, and self-esteem. (springeropen.com)
  • This study is designed to study the force relaxation of 45 heavy 3/16 inch orthodontic elastic (American Orthodontist, AO) (4/8 mm internal diameter) were measured using Zwick testing machine (Zwick GmbH & Ulm Germany) in 0, 1, and 14 days of immersion in simulated oral environment. (dentalhypotheses.com)