Sun.Feb 05, 2023

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What irrigation and canal dressings are most effective in the treatment of Apical Periodontitis?

The Dental Elf

In this blog Thibault Collloc looks at a review of is the effectiveness of instrumentation and irrigation with NaOCl and EDTA compared to any other root canal irrigant. The review was one of a number undertaken to inform guidelines for the European Society of Endodontics.

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Want to Keep Your Brain Healthy? Make Oral Hygiene a Priority

Dimensions of Dental Hygiene

Initial research that will be presented at the American Stroke Association’s International Stroke Conference 2023 shows that individuals with a genetic predisposition to oral health problems are more likely to demonstrate damage to the microstructure of the brain and increased risk for silent cerebrovascular disease.