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Biofilm, the host response and treatment in periodontal disease

Categories: Anesthesia and Sedation, Cariology, Dental MBA

Author(s): Fiona Collins

Periodontal disease, including gingivitis, is prevalent in the general population. Periodontal pathogens contained in dental biofilm play a central role in periodontitis; however, it is the...

ADA Credits: 2 | AGD Credits: 2 | Cost: $29.00

Discomfort Reduction During Maxillary Anesthesia: A Clinical Split-Mouth Study using a High Frequency Oscillating Device

Categories: Anesthesia and Sedation

Author(s): Foroud Hakim, Bernadette Fa, Karen Schulze, Shika Gupta, Mouchumi Bhattacharyya, Marcia Loo

Fear of pain is the primary reason for missed dental appointments, while delivery techniques and technologies have been introduced with the goal of reducing discomfort and making it possible to...

ADA Credits: | AGD Credits: | Cost: $19.00

The Challenges and Complexities in Achieving Profound Local Anesthesia

Categories: Anesthesia and Sedation

Author(s): James Gutmann

The ability to achieve profound local anesthesia for patients in general, and endodontic patients in particular, can be impacted by many factors. These include the inflammatory process, anatomical...

ADA Credits: 2 | AGD Credits: 2 | Cost: $29.00