Carlos Alberto Adde

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UNLABELLED Conventional radiography has shown limitation in acquiring image of the ATM region, thus, computed tomography (CT) scanning has been the best option to the present date for diagnosis, surgical planning and treatment of bone lesions, owing to its specific properties. OBJECTIVE The aim of the study was to evaluate images of simulated bone lesions(More)
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to evaluate the need for antibiotic prescription in third molar surgery. STUDY DESIGN A double-blind randomized study was carried out with 71 patients from CODONT (Dentistry Center of the Police of São Paulo). Amoxicillin, clindamycin, or no medication was administered for 7 days immediately after surgery. The(More)
An ileal perforation occurred shortly after birth in 4 very premature newborns. Diagnosis was made on an abdominal distension with a pneumoperitoneum on X-ray. There were no biological, radiological nor histological signs of necrotizing enterocolitis. There were no digestive short- or long-term complications. According to the few authors who described this(More)
This randomized placebo-blind study aimed to evaluate the effect of laser phototherapy (LPT) on pain caused by symptomatic irreversible pulpitis (SIP). Sixty patients diagnosed with SIP were randomly assigned to treatment groups (n = 15): G1 (control), G2 (laser placebo—sham irradiation), G3 (laser irradiation at 780 nm, 40 mW, 4 J/cm2), and G4 (laser(More)
Opioids are central analgesics that act on the CNS (central nervous system) and PNS (peripheral nervous system). We investigated the effects of codeine (COD) and tramadol (TRAM) on local anesthesia of the sciatic nerve. Eighty Wistar male rats received the following SC injections in the popliteal fossa: local anesthetic with epinephrine (LA); local(More)
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to analyze electrocardiographic alterations during dental implant surgeries when local anesthetic agents were used. MATERIALS AND METHODS Twenty implants were placed in 18 healthy patients. An electrocardiogram and Wincardio software were used to gather recordings from 12 static leads every 2 minutes, continuously(More)
PURPOSE The study aimed to assess electrocardiographic alterations during oral implant placement surgeries under local anesthesia (lidocaine chlorhydrate with epinephrine), using 15 mg of midazolam as an anxiolytic premedication. MATERIAL AND METHODS The study randomly selected 20 patients, aged 21-50 years old, requiring bilateral mandibular dental(More)
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