• Biofilms
  • In the 1970s, Jendresen and Hoiby were among the first to recognize the importance of biofilms in medicine through their observations of acquired dental pellicles and aggregates of Pseudomonas aeruginosa ( P. aeruginosa ) bacteria in sputum and lung tissues from cystic fibrosis patients [ 3 ]. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • protects
  • The pellicle protects the photomask from damage and dirt Pellicle, the growth on the surface of a liquid culture, as in SCOBY Pellicle (cooking), a skin or coating of proteins on the surface of meat, fish or poultry, which allow smoke to better adhere the surface of the meat during the smoking process. (wikipedia.org)
  • calculus
  • These compositions serve to clean and polish dental hard tissue in a novel manner such that accumulations of pellicle and materia alba and occurrence and reformation of calculus on oral hard tissue are markedly reduced and also enhance the effectiveness of anticariogenic adjuvants such as fluoride, stannous, zirconium ions, or combinations thereof. (google.com)
  • oral
  • 1965) 13 in an experimental gingivitis study on dental students who were restrained from all oral hygiene measures for a period of three weeks. (periobasics.com)
  • Objective: The composition of the salivary interface (pellicle) between dental restorations and oral mucosa may be critical to the biocompatibility of the restoration. (quintpub.com)
  • acid
  • A modified Folch extraction procedure was adopted to extract the lipids from the detached pellicle, followed by transesterification to fatty acid methyl esters using methanol and concentrated hydrochloric acid. (biomedsearch.com)
  • study showed
  • The results from the study showed that 70 percent of the patients had dental erosion and that those who had been ill the longest had more dental erosion and more severe lesions than the ones with a shorter duration of disease. (medicalxpress.com)
  • products
  • 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)
  • health
  • Maintaining a smile that is perfect will depend on your dental health care. (mombloggersclub.com)
  • In addition, Baratz, along with the American Dental Association (for which he is a spokesperson), believes dental amalgams to be safe and their alleged adverse health effects unproven. (wikipedia.org)
  • although
  • As dentists and researchers, we are often facing cases of dental erosion that we have difficulties explaining, and we meet patients who don't have dental erosion although their lifestyle indicates that they should. (medicalxpress.com)
  • materials
  • Miller, Chris H. Infection Control and Management of Hazardous Materials for the Dental Team, 3rd Edition. (wikipedia.org)
  • Method and materials: The molecular components of nickel-chromium pellicle was examined with sodium dodecyl sulfate polyacrylamide gel electrophoresis and Western blot analyses. (quintpub.com)