This Month’s Features
The use of the dental endoscope in nonsurgical treatment of peri-implantitis can improve patient outcomes.
Regular monitoring of peri-implant tissues is key to the long-term success of implant therapy.
Oral health professionals need to pay close attention to ergonomics to prevent musculoskeletal disorders and ensure quality of life.
Oral health professionals should consider using terminology that facilitates better chronic oral disease management.
Optimal pH levels help support remineralization and maintain homeostasis in the oral microbiome.
Research demonstrates that masticatory disfunction may also be a risk factor for dementia.
Dental hygienists should be prepared to recognize tongue-tie and provide education and referrals to improve oral function.
This three-dimensional technology offers many advantages but oral health professionals need to be well versed in its indications and technique to use it safely.
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Maintaining a neutral oral pH can be accomplished through diet and therapeutic agents, a regimen that can promote remineralization and help prevent or reverse caries lesions.
Researchers at Tampere University in Finland have found the presence of DNA from oral pathogens in the cerebral emboli of stroke patients, signifying the possible adverse effects of suboptimal oral health.
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