Intrabony periodontal defects measurement

The Dental Elf

This review of the accuracy of clinical and radiographic measurements of infrabony periodontal defects inclded 10 studies reporting on 17 comparisons. The post Intrabony periodontal defects measurement appeared first on National Elf Service.

Periodontal disease in pregnancy – How common is it?

The Dental Elf

This review of the prevalence of periodontal disease among pregnant women included 20 studies. The post Periodontal disease in pregnancy – How common is it? The findings suggest an overal prevalence of 40% (95%CI; 15 to 100%) based on 3 studies using the same assessment criteria.

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The Link Between Periodontal Disease and Heart Failure

Dentistry Gone Digital

This study was released at the start of July in one of the Journals of the American College of Cardiology and discusses the impact of periodontal disease, commonly known as gum disease, on heart failure. In-depth Discussion of Periodontal Disease and Heart Failure. By: Tom Viola, RPh.

Miswak use for periodontal health in adults

The Dental Elf

The post Miswak use for periodontal health in adults appeared first on National Elf Service. meta-analysis oral health periodontal disease systematic review arak tree gingival indicies gingivitis miswak neem plaque scores Salvadora persica toothbrushing

Preventing, diagnosing and treating periodontal disease

Off the Cusp

The prevalence of periodontal disease continues to be one of the most important oral health issues worldwide. According to a report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), almost half of adults age 30 and older have some form of periodontal disease. Periodontal disease.

Periodontal Manifestations of Neurofibromatosis

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

Until recently, the relationship between genetic disorders and periodontal diseases was unclear. Of interest to clinicians who provide periodontal care, this Perio Update reviews the periodontal manifestations of neurofibromatosis.

Pediatric periodontal disease: Causes and kinds

Off the Cusp

Adding this information to conversations about oral hygiene – especially for patients who have medical conditions that predispose them to periodontal disease – may help refresh the education process. Listed below are some common causes and types of pediatric periodontal disease.

Periodontal treatment and glycaemic control in people with diabetes mellitus

The Dental Elf

This Cochrane review of the effects of periodontal treatment on glycaemic control in people with diabetes mellitus and periodontitis updates the 2015 version. The post Periodontal treatment and glycaemic control in people with diabetes mellitus appeared first on National Elf Service.

Full-mouth scaling or full-mouth disinfection (within 24 hours) for treatment of periodontitis

The Dental Elf

This Cochrane review update comparing full-mouth scaling/disinfection (FMS/D) to conventional quadrant scaling for periodontitis for the treatment of periodontitis included 20 RCTs.

The efficacy of periodontal regenerative therapies, more challenges with network meta-analysis

The Dental Elf

Mark-Steven Howe takes a detailed look at this review update and network meta-analyses of periodontal regenerative therapies. The post The efficacy of periodontal regenerative therapies, more challenges with network meta-analysis appeared first on National Elf Service.

The Link Between Periodontal Disease and Heart Failure

Dentistry Gone Digital

This study was released at the start of July in one of the Journals of the American College of Cardiology and discusses the impact of periodontal disease, commonly known as gum disease, on heart failure. In-depth Discussion of Periodontal Disease and Heart Failure. By: Tom Viola, RPh.

Dietary omega-3 fatty acids as an adjunct to non-surgical periodontal treatment

The Dental Elf

This review assessing the impact of dietary omega-3 fatty acids as an adjunct to non-surgical periodontal treatment when compared with periodontal treatment alone included 10 trials ivolving a total of 467 patients.

Clinical outcomes of dental implants in patients with and without history of periodontitis: A 20-year prospective study

Dental News and Technology

Abstract Aim: To present the 20-year clinical outcomes of tissue-level implants in partially edentulous patients previously treated for periodontitis and in periodontally healthy patients (PHP). J Clin Periodontol. 2022 Aug 10. doi: 10.1111/jcpe.13716. Online ahead of print.

Air polishing or hand and/or power-driven instruments in supportive periodontal therapy

The Dental Elf

This review of air polishing devices (APDs) in comparison with hand instruments and/or power-driven instruments in supportive periodontal treatment and implant maintenance included 6 RCTs.

Study Investigates Impact of Floss and Interdental Brushes on Periodontitis

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

New research conducted in Korea looks at the effects of flossing and interdental brush use on the prevention of periodontitis. Participants underwent a periodontal assessment and then answered a questionnaire on whether they used floss or interdental brushes for interdental cleaning.

The Effects of LANAP on Periodontal Microbiota

Central Ohio Periodontics

Laser Assisted New Attachment Procedure (LANAP) is a minimally invasive periodontal surgical protocol using the Nd:YAG laser. Multiple reports have shown both favorable clinical and radiographic improvement in the advanced periodontal sites.

Residual periodontal pocket treatment with Er:YAG laser-assisted comprehensive periodontal pocket therapy: a retrospective study

Dental News and Technology

Original Article Published: 19 July 2021 Clinical Oral Investigations ( 2021 ) Cite this article details Abstract Objectives Recently, the application of erbium-doped yttrium aluminum garnet (Er:YAG) laser has been increasing in periodontal therapy.

Dental Researchers Make Discovery Regarding Periodontal Diseases and Alzheimer Disease

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

Researchers at the Tufts University School of Dental Medicine have discovered a link between Fusobacterium nucleatum , a periodontal pathogen, and the progression of Alzheimer disease.

A randomized multi-center study on the effectiveness of non-surgical periodontal therapy in general practice

Dental News and Technology

Abstract Aim: To evaluate the effectiveness of two non-surgical treatment protocols for periodontitis patients in general dental practice. J Clin Periodontol. 2022 Jul 14. doi: 10.1111/jcpe.13703. Online ahead of print.

Obesity-Related Inflammation Linked to Periodontal Diseases

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

Periodontal diseases affect more than 47% of adults ages 30 and older, according to the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and obesity has been found to be a major contributor. Periodontal Disease. The relationship between obesity and periodontal diseases.

Periodontitis is associated with cardiovascular diseases: A 13-year study

Dental News and Technology

Abstract Aim: To prospectively evaluate the association between periodontitis and the incidence of cardiovascular diseases in Thai adults. Random half-mouth periodontal examination of each participant was performed by calibrated periodontists and periodontal status was defined.

COVID-19 and Periodontitis: A Reality to Live with

Dental News and Technology

Further, we discussed in detail the management aspects of patients in periodontal perspective and the sanitization procedures required for the dental clinic. J Contemp Dent Pract. 2020 Dec 1;21(12):1398-1403.

Association between periodontitis and mild cognitive impairment: a clinical pilot study

Dental News and Technology

Objective: To evaluate the association between periodontitis and mild cognitive impairment (MCI), and explore the potential local oral risk factors for MCI. In this study, the control group consisted of periodontal disease patients without cognitive impairment, and the case group (MCI group) consisted of those diagnosed with MCI referred by the geriatrics specialists. 5.56, P= 0.062) of periodontitis, staging had a greater impact on MCI (?²=7.69,

Research Shows Link Between Vaping and Periodontal Diseases

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

According to the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, nearly half of adults in the US ages 30 and older have some degree of periodontal disease. Researchers concluded that while periodontal microbiome similarities between the groups exist, each is unique.

Cannabis use and the risk of periodontitis: A two-sample Mendelian randomization study

Dental News and Technology

Abstract Aim: This study aimed to leverage human genetic data to investigate whether cannabis use causally affects periodontitis. Methods and materials: Data were obtained from summary statistics of genome-wide association studies of lifetime cannabis use (N = 184,765), cannabis use disorder (17,068 cases; 357,219 controls), and periodontitis (17,353 cases; 28,210 controls). J Clin Periodontol. 2022 Apr 22. doi: 10.1111/jcpe.13632. Online ahead of print.

A two-stage deep learning architecture for radiographic staging of periodontal bone loss

Dental News and Technology

BMC Oral Health volume 22 , Article number: 106 ( 2022 ) Cite this article details Abstract Background Radiographic periodontal bone loss is one of the most important basis for periodontitis staging, with problems such as limited accuracy, inconsistency, and low efficiency in imaging diagnosis. Deep learning network may be a solution to improve the accuracy and efficiency of periodontitis imaging staging diagnosis.

Prevalence of Periodontal Disease in the United States

Central Ohio Periodontics

The National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHNES) reported the most recent statistics on the prevalence of adult periodontal disease in the United States from 2009-2014. Standard periodontal examinations were conducted using the American Academy of Periodontology format. The following findings are some of the highlights: Approximately 42% of the dentate American adults 30 years and over have periodontal disease. have severe periodontal disease.

Periodontal outcomes of children and adolescents with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Dental News and Technology

Observational studies were included in which children and adolescents with ADHD were compared with their healthy peers in terms of gingival and/or periodontal endpoints.

Does surgical root coverage reduce dentine hypersensitivity?

The Dental Elf

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Periodontal therapy on the oral health-related quality of life of obese and non-obese individuals

Dental News and Technology

Published: 23 May 2021 Odontology ( 2021 ) Cite this article Abstract Oral diseases such as periodontitis can have a more negative influence on the quality of life of obese than in normal-weight patients. Periodontal parameters were associated with a worse quality of life in obese patients.

BDJ Paper – Periodontal care in general practice

Reena Wadia

Periodontal care in general practice. The post BDJ Paper – Periodontal care in general practice appeared first on Reena Wadia. For access to this article, click here. Periodontology

Use of air polishing for supra- and subgingival biofilm removal for treatment of residual periodontal pockets and supportive periodontal care: a systematic review

Dental News and Technology

Published: 19 January 2021 Clinical Oral Investigations ( 2021 ) Abstract Aim To systematically review the literature to compare the efficacy of air polishing to hand or ultrasonic instrumentation to reduce periodontal inflammation during treatment of residual pockets or supportive periodontal care.

Artificial intelligence models for diagnosing gingivitis and periodontal disease: A systematic review

Dental News and Technology

Published: March 14, 2022 DOI: [link] Abstract Statement of problem Artificial intelligence (AI) models have been developed for periodontal applications, including diagnosing gingivitis and periodontal disease, but their accuracy and maturity of the technology remain unclear. Purpose The purpose of this systematic review was to evaluate the performance of the AI models for detecting dental plaque and diagnosing gingivitis and periodontal disease.

Association between bleeding periodontal pockets and eczemas - Results of the Northern Finland Birth Cohort 1966

Dental News and Technology

Abstract Aim: To investigate whether periodontal condition measured by bleeding periodontal pockets is associated with atopic dermatitis, seborrheic dermatitis, and eczema nummulare. The periodontal condition was measured by the number of sites with bleeding periodontal pockets that were ? 4 bleeding deepened periodontal pockets (?4 No association was found between bleeding deepened periodontal pockets and atopic dermatitis. J Clin Periodontol.

Multi-class deep learning segmentation and automated measurements in periodontal sonograms of a porcine model

Dental News and Technology

Conclusion: This work demonstrates the potential use of deep learning in identifying periodontal structures on sonograms and obtaining diagnostic periodontal dimensions Dentomaxillofac Radiol. 2021 Nov 11;20210363. Online ahead of print.

Periodontitis, erectile dysfunction, reproductive hormones and semen quality: A systematic review

Dental News and Technology

First published: 15 December 2020 [link] Abstract Background There is increasing evidence that periodontitis may affect male sexual health (MSH) (erectile function, production of sex hormones and semen quality). Keywords related to periodontitis were combined with words describing MSH.

Ridge preservation in maxillary molar extraction sites with severe periodontitis: a prospective observational clinical trial

Dental News and Technology

Published: 08 October Clinical Oral Investigations ( 2021) details Abstract Objectives To assess alveolar bone changes and treatment modality alterations after ridge preservation on maxillary molar extraction sockets with severe periodontitis, compared to natural healing.

Periodontal Disease and Alzheimer’s Disease

Central Ohio Periodontics

The association between periodontal disease and dementia conditions have long been known. gingivalis is one of the main pathogens in the cause and development of chronic periodontal disease. Further research is being done to establish the possible causal relationship between periodontal disease and Alzheimer’s disease. The post Periodontal Disease and Alzheimer’s Disease appeared first on Central Ohio Periodontics.

Periodontal Pathogens Linked to Development of Alzheimer Disease

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

PERIODONTAL PATHOGENS AND ALZHEIMER DISEASE. Now a growing body of evidence indicates that periodontitis and the pathogens that cause it to pose a significant risk factor for AD. Periodontal microorganisms and Alzheimer disease—a causative relationship.

Longevity of Teeth and Dental Implants in Patients Treated for Chronic Periodontitis Following Periodontal Maintenance Therapy in a Private Specialist Practice: A Retrospective Study with a 10-Year Follow-up

Dental News and Technology

Int J Periodontics Restorative Dent. Fifty-eight patients (30 men, 28 women) who had received active periodontal therapy (APT) and regular periodontal maintenance (PM) ? teeth/patient/year for periodontal reasons), while the overall average implant loss was 0.4

Digital assessment of gingiva morphological changes and related factors after initial periodontal therapy

Dental News and Technology

Online Abstract Purpose: To establish a digital assessment method for changes in gingiva morphology following initial periodontal therapy. Methods: Ten periodontal-healthy participants were selected, and digital models obtained by intraoral scanning and digitizing conventional impressions.

NIH Awards Grant to Study Adjunctive Antibiotic Therapy in Periodontal Treatment

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) awarded $2 million to the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (UTHSCSA) to study the role of responsible antibiotic use in the treatment of periodontal diseases.

Study Suggests Causal Link Between Periodontitis and Kidney Disease

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

A study led by the University of Birmingham School of Dentistry in the United Kingdom suggests a causal effect between periodontal inflammation and kidney function. Participants underwent full-mouth periodontal assessments. .