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Supporting Oral Health in Patients With Cystic Fibrosis
Understanding the specific risk factors that affect these patients
will help clinicians effectively manage their caries risk.
Trends in the Prevention Of Peri-Implant Diseases
Dental professionals who are well versed in the etiologies and
risk factors for peri-implantitis can help prevent implant failure.
The Role of Sugar Alcohols in Caries Prevention
This literature review examines the evidence regarding the
effectiveness of sugar alcohols in preventing tooth decay.
Managing Deep Caries
Vital pulp therapy can be a useful option for treating severe
caries in primary molars.
This issue has been thoughtfully crafted and comprises valuable subject matter that is perfect for reading during April’s rain showers. You’ll enjoy reading about the chairside management of dentinal hypersensitivity, how handpieces affect ergonomics, and improving patient comfort during ultrasonic instrumentation. April’s continuing education (CE) articles offer up to a total of 8 CE units and cover alternative injection techniques, the use of lasers for periodontology and implantology, chairside suicide screening, and the impact of diet and nutrition on oral health.Read more...
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Difficult to detect and a chief cause of implant failure, peri-implantitis requires a swift response once it is diagnosed. Read more...
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