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Posted by on 10/01/2018

De prevalentie van dentaal trauma in een permanent gebit ligt tussen de 2,6% en 35%, met een grotere incidentie tussen de 7 en 15 jaar, wanneer de meeste permanente tanden immatuur zijn (Andreasen, 1972). Ongeveer 50% van deze elementen ontwikkelen p...

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Treatment Options for the Compromised Tooth: A Decision Guide

Posted by on 10/01/2018

Treatment Options for the Compromised Tooth: A Decision Guide The Decision Guide features different cases where the tooth has been compromised in both nonendodontically treated teeth and previously endodontically treated teeth. Based on the unique in...

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Case report: Duizend bommen en granaten

Posted by on 10/01/2018

Picture 1 and 2: Six month follow-up of healing big lesion Pulp necrosis and acute apical abscess with huge palatal swelling First visit: large collection of pus and application of CaOH2 Second visit: despite persisting drainage, even after thorough ...

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Evidence-based endodontics GUNNAR BERGENHOLTZ & THOMAS KVIST

Posted by on 10/01/2018

This review defines evidence-based practice and discusses how the concept has been applied to endodontics. The focus is on treatment procedures in endodontics. The means used in the process and how far our knowledge base has reached are addressed. As...

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Middle Mesials in Mandibular Molars: Incidence and Related Factors

Posted by on 10/01/2018

Although the internal anatomy of mandibular molars has been extensively studied, information about middle mesial (MM) canals is limited. The primary aim of this retrospective study was to evaluate the incidence of MM canals in mandibular first and se...

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Present status and future directions in endodontic microbiology; Siqueira et al 2014

Posted by on 10/01/2018

Apical periodontitis and its different manifestations are caused primarily by bacterial infection of the root canal system. Bacteria are usually organized in biofilm communities and can colonize not only the main canal but also spread to other areas ...

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Use and Abuse of Antibiotics; AAE colleagues for excellence

Posted by on 10/01/2018

For the past 80 years, antibiotic therapy has played a major role in the treatment of bacterial infectious diseases. Since the discovery of penicillin in 1928 by Fleming and sulfanilamide in 1934 by Domagk, the entire world has benefited from one of ...

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Correlation between Clinical and Histologic Pulp Diagnoses; Ricucci et al.

Posted by on 10/01/2018

Introduction: Clinicians routinely face conditions in which they have to decide whether the dental pulp can be saved or not. This study evaluated how reliable the clinical diagnosis of normal pulp/reversible pulpitis (savable pulp) or irreversible pu...

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