Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Emerging Trends in Oral Health Sciences and Dentistry

Emerging Trends in Oral Health Sciences and Dentistry is the second book on Oral Health Science. The first book is Oral Health Care-Pediatric, Research, Epidemology and clinical Practices and Oral Health Care-Prosthodontics, Periodontology, Biology, Research and systemic Conditions published in February 2012. The present book is a reflection of the progress in Oral Health Sciences, practices and dentistry indicating the direction in which this stream of knowledge and education is likely to head forward. The book covers areas of General Dentistry, Paediatric and Preventive Dentistry, Geriatric and Prosthodontics, Orthodontics, Periodontology, Conservative Dentistry and Radiology and Oral Medicine.

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Emerging Trends in Oral Health Sciences and DentistryEdited by Mandeep Virdi

Published: March 11th 2015

DOI: 10.5772/58660

ISBN: 978-953-51-2024-7

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-7233-8

Copyright year: 2015

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98520 Total Chapter Downloads

31 Crossref Citations

37 Web of Science Citations

71 Dimensions Citations


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1. Fissure Sealing in Occlusal Caries Prevention

By Kristina Goršeta


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2. Early Childhood Caries (ECC) — Etiology, Clinical Consequences and Prevention

By Agim Begzati, Merita Berisha, Shefqet Mrasori, Blerta Xhemajli- Latifi, Prokshi, Haliti, Valmira Maxhuni, Vala Hysenaj-Hoxha and Vlera Halimi


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3. Improving Antimicrobial Activity of Dental Restorative Materials

By J.M.F.A. Fernandes, V.A. Menezes, A.J.R. Albuquerque, M.A.C. Oliveira, K.M.S. Meira, R.A. Menezes Júnior and F.C. Sampaio


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4. Are the Approximal Caries Lesions in Primary Teeth a Challenge to Deal With? — A Critical Appraisal of Recent Evidences in This Field

By Mariana Minatel Braga, Isabela Floriano, Fernanda Rosche Ferreira, Juliana Mattos Silveira, Alessandra Reyes, Tamara Kerber Tedesco, Daniela Prócida Raggio, José Carlos Pettorossi Imparato and Fausto Medeiros Mendes


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5. Dental Caries and Quality of Life Among Preschool Children

By Joana Ramos-Jorge, Maria Letícia Ramos-Jorge, Saul Martins de Paiva, Leandro Silva Marques and Isabela Almeida Pordeus


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6. Herbal Dentifrices for Children

By Marisa Alves Nogueira Diaz, Isabela de Oliveira Carvalho and Gaspar Diaz


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7. Infant Oral Health

By Preetika Chandna and Vivek K. Adlakha


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8. Comparative School Dental Sealant Program to Alleviate Dental Caries Problem — Thai versus International Perspective

By Sukanya Tianviwat


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9. Denture and Overdenture Complications

By Elena Preoteasa, Cristina Teodora Preoteasa, Laura Iosif, Catalina Murariu Magureanu and Marina Imre


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10. Does the Demographic Transition Impact Health? The Oral Epidemiological Profile of the Elder Population

By Javier de la Fuente Hernández, Sergio Sánchez García, Fátima del Carmen Aguilar Díaz, Erika Heredia Ponce and María del Carmen Villanueva Vilchis


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11. Narrow Diameter and Mini Dental Implant Overdentures

By Elena Preoteasa, Marina Imre, Henriette Lerner, Ana Maria Tancu and Cristina Teodora Preoteasa


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12. Dental Implants

By Dongliang Zhang and Lei Zheng


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13. Factors Associated with the Presence of Teeth in the Adult and Elderly Xukuru Indigenous Population in Ororubá, 2010

By Cecilia Santiago Araujo de Lima and Rafael da Silveira Moreira


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14. Oral Health Care Needs in the Geriatric Population

By Derek S J D’Souza


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15. White Spots Lesions in Orthodontic Treatment and Fluoride — Clinical Evidence

By Hakima Aghoutan, Sana Alami, Farid El Quars, Samir Diouny and Farid Bourzgui


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16. Early Treatment of Anterior Crossbite Relating to Functional Class III

By Sanaa Alami, Hakima Aghoutan, Farid El Quars, Samir Diouny and Farid Bourzgui


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17. Fränkel Functional Regulator in Early Treatment of Skeletal Distal and Mesial Bite

By Zorana Stamenković and Vanja Raičković


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18. Interceptive Orthodontics — Current Evidence

By Maen H. Zreaqat


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19. Pain Evaluation Between Stainless Steel and Nickel Titanium Arches in Orthodontic Treatment — A Comparative Study

By M. Larrea, N. Zamora, R. Cibrian, J.L. Gandia and V. Paredes


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20. Non-Surgical Treatment of Class III with Multiloop Edgewise Arch-Wire (MEAW) Therapy

By Paulo Beltrão


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21. Clinical Consideration and Management of Impacted Maxillary Canine Teeth

By Belma Işık Aslan and Neslihan Üçüncü


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22. Oral Fluid Biomarkers in Smoking Periodontitis Patients and Systemic Inflammation

By Anna Maria Heikkinen, Päivi Mäntylä, Jussi Leppilahti, Nilminie Rathnayake, Jukka Meurman and Timo Sorsa


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23. Oral Health From Dental Paleopathology

By Hisashi Fujita


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24. Assorted Errands in Prevention of Children’s Oral Diseases and Conditions

By H.S. Mbawala, F.M. Machibya and F.K. Kahabuka


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25. Drug-Induced Oral Reactions

By Ana Pejcic


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26. Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition — A Possible Pathogenic Pathway of Fibrotic Gingival Overgrowth

By Ileana Monica Baniţă, Cristina Munteanu, Anca Berbecaru-Iovan, Camelia Elena Stănciulescu, Ana Marina Andrei and Cătălina Gabriela Pisoschi


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27. Ultrasonic Instrumentation

By Ana Isabel García-Kass, Juan Antonio García-Núñez and Victoriano Serrano-Cuenca


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28. Oral Health and Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes

By Sukumaran Anil, Raed M. Alrowis, Elna P. Chalisserry, Vemina P. Chalissery, Hani S. AlMoharib and Asala F. Al-Sulaimani


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29. Periodontal Disease — A Physician’s Viewpoint

By Myers J.B.


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30. Salivary Diagnostics, Current Reality and Future Prospects

By Andréa Cristina Barbosa da Silva, Diego Romário da Silva, Sabrina Avelar de Macedo Ferreira, Andeliana David de Sousa Rodrigues, Allan de Jesus Reis Albuquerque and Sandra Aparecida Marinho


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31. Oral Health Related Quality of Life

By Javier de la Fuente Hernández, Fátima del Carmen Aguilar Díaz and María del Carmen Villanueva Vilchis


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32. Periodontal Health and Orthodontics

By Mourad Sebbar, Zouhair Abidine, Narjisse Laslami and Zakaria Bentahar


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33. Panoramic Radiography — Diagnosis of Relevant Structures That Might Compromise Oral and General Health of the Patient

By Ticiana Sidorenko de Oliveira Capote, Marcela de Almeida Gonçalves, Andrea Gonçalves and Marcelo Gonçalves


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34. Advances in Radiographic Techniques Used in Dentistry

By Zühre Zafersoy Akarslan and Ilkay Peker


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35. Evidence-Based Control of Oral Malodor

By Nao Suzuki, Masahiro Yoneda and Takao Hirofuji


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36. Periodontal Changes and Oral Health

By Petra Surlin, Anne Marie Rauten, Mihai Raul Popescu, Constantin Daguci and Maria Bogdan


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