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Non-Syndromal Multiple Buried Supernumerary Teeth Report of Two Cases from the English-speaking Caribbean and a Review of the Literature

Blood Pressure, Heart Rate and Temperature Variability during Periodontal Surgery

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329–33
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Many factors such as patient age, gender, amount of anaesthesia may be strong determinants of the increase in blood pressure. All parameters that showed significant changes may increase more in medically compromised patients; such patients need more precaution.

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e-Published: 06 Jun, 2013

Spectrum of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgical Procedures in Kano, Nigeria

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325–8
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A retrospective study of patients with maxillofacial surgical diseases seen and treated at a new tertiary teaching hospital in Nigeria, between 2001 and 2003, is presented. A total of 87 patients had 90 primary and 8 secondary surgical procedures. The various surgical procedures, complications and the socio-economic status of the patients were analyzed and discussed.

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e-Published: 06 Jun, 2013

Cemento-osseous Dysplasia in Jamaica: Review of Six Cases

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264–7

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e-Published: 05 Jun, 2013

A New Surgical Management for Oro-antral Communication: The Resorbable Guided Tissue Regeneration Membrane – Bone Substitute Sandwich Technique

The Comparative Effectiveness of Two Digit-Sucking Deterrent Methods

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257–60
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The effectiveness of a crib and positive reinforcement in eliminating anterior open bites and increased overjets caused by digit–sucking was studied over a seventeen-week observation period. A trend seen was that the crib is more effective than positive reinforcement.

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An In Vitro Comparison of Implant Materials Cell Attachment, Cytokine and Osteocalcin Production, Implant Materials

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250–6
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Quantities of biochemical signals interleukin-1α (IL-1α), IL-6, IL-8, IL-11, macrophage colony stimulating factor and osteocalcin produced by osteosarcoma cell line MG 63 are different in the presence of titanium (Ti), titanium alloy (Ti6A14V) and stainless steel implant materials.

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e-Published: 05 Jun, 2013

Comparative Study of the Osteoblastic Activity of Two Implant Systems (Endopore versus Entergra) Utilizing Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography (SPECT): Experimental Study in Pigs Model

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10.7727/wimj.2011.058
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145–8
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In this report, we describe the use of quantitative single photon emission computed tomography as a tool for comparing the osseointegrating capabilities of two types of implants. Results suggest that there is little difference in bone regeneration between the porous surface and screw type implants.

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20 Jan, 2012
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e-Published: 16 May, 2013

Oral Health Status and Treatment Needs of Iruligas at Ramanagara District, Karnataka, India

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10.7727/wimj.2012.189
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73–80
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The ‘Iruliga’ tribal community residing at Ramanagara District, Karnataka, India is the jungle tribe of the plains. No studies are available on their oral health status. Hence this pioneering study aims to assess the oral health status and treatment needs of the ‘Iruliga’ community, which is transiting from a hunter-gatherer lifestyle to a more modern lifestyle.

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Objectives: To assess the oral health status and treatment needs of Iruliga tribal community residing at Ramanagara District, Karnataka, India.

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e-Published: 09 Apr, 2013

Frequency of Tooth Brushing and Associated Factors in Mexican Schoolchildren Six to Nine Years of Age

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10.7727/wimj.2012.085
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68–72
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Tooth brushing is an effective tool to mechanically remove plaque. This study determines the tooth brushing frequency (at least once a day) in Mexican schoolchildren. The author observed that maternal characteristics are associated with the oral health behaviour of their children.

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Objective: To determine the prevalence of daily tooth brushing and evaluate some variables associated.

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