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Use of dental implants in children: A literature review
The aim of this literature review is to discuss the use of dental implants in growing patients and the influence of maxillary and mandibular skeletal and dental growth on the stability of those implants. It is recommended ...
Salivary alpha amylase and cortisol levels in children with global developmental delay and their relation with the expectation of dental care and behavior during the intervention
(Pergamon-Elsevier B.V. Ltd, 2012-03-01)
The purpose of this study was to analyze the alpha-amylase (sAA) and cortisol levels in children with Global developmental delay (GDD) before and after dental treatment and its association with the children's behavior ...
Takayasu's arteritis: What should the dentist know?
Takayasu's arteritis is a chronic inflammatory disease that affects large blood vessels, especially the aorta and/or its major branches. The condition presents with segmental lesions adjacent to normal, apparently unaffected, ...
Influence of dental care for infants on caries prevalence: A comparative study
Purpose: The influence of early dental care on the prevalence of dental caries was determined in children ages 35 to 40 months divided into 2 groups of 160 children each, with 1 group participating in a dental care program ...
Dentistry for babies: Why do parents seek dental care?
This study investigated what are the main reasons that led parents to enroll children in a clinic for infants. This was studied by consulting 1368 records during the period from July 1996 to August 2001. The predominant ...
Untreated Dental Caries in a Brazilian Paediatric AIDS Patient Population
(QUINTESSENCE PUBLISHING CO INC, 2009)
Purpose: The objective of the present study was to assess the prevalence of untreated caries in a Brazilian paediatric acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) patient population and its association with sociodemographic, ...