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The role of primary stability for successful immediate loading of dental implants. A literature review.
OBJECTIVES To assess the role of primary stability for successful immediate loading (IL) of dental implants. DATA Original articles studying the role of primary stability for successful immediateExpand
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Impact of diabetes mellitus and glycemic control on the osseointegration of dental implants: a systematic literature review.
BACKGROUND Implant treatment is an attractive substitute to traditional fixed/removable prosthetic appliances. In patients with diabetes, dental implant therapy has been considered aExpand
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Comparison of Clinical and Radiographic Periodontal Status Between Habitual Water-Pipe Smokers and Cigarette Smokers.
BACKGROUND There is a dearth of studies that have compared clinical and radiologic markers of periodontal inflammation between water-pipe smokers (WPs) and cigarette smokers (CSs). The aim of theExpand
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Oral health status in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia.
UNLABELLED Leukemia is a malignancy of the bone marrow. Acute lymphoblastic leukemia (ALL) is the most common pediatric malignancy and accounts for nearly 75% of all newly diagnosed leukemias and 25%Expand
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Long-term effects of a single application of a water-cooled pulsed Nd:YAG laser in supplement to scaling and root planing in patients with periodontal inflammation
The aim of this work was to investigate the long-term effects of a single application of a water-cooled pulsed neodymium yttrium aluminium garnet (Nd:YAG) laser, in combination with scaling and rootExpand
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Cytokine profile in the synovial fluid of patients with temporomandibular joint disorders: A systematic review.
The aim of this study was to review the cytokine profiles in the synovial fluid (SF) of patients with temporomandibular joint disorders (TMJD). Databases were searched from 1965 till September 2015Expand
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E-cigarettes and flavorings induce inflammatory and pro-senescence responses in oral epithelial cells and periodontal fibroblasts
Electronic-cigarettes (e-cigs) represent a significant and increasing proportion of tobacco product consumption, which may pose an oral health concern. Oxidative/carbonyl stress via proteinExpand
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Comparison of Periodontal Parameters and Self‐Perceived Oral Symptoms Among Cigarette Smokers, Individuals Vaping Electronic Cigarettes, and Never‐Smokers
BACKGROUND To the authors' knowledge, there are no studies that have compared periodontal parameters and self-perceived oral symptoms (OSs) among cigarette smokers (CSs) (group 1), individualsExpand
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Orofacial Manifestations in Patients With Sickle Cell Disease
Background:The aim of this study was to review the orofacial manifestations in patients with sickle cell disease (SCD). Methods:Indexed databases were explored using various combinations of theExpand
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Comparison of periodontal and socioeconomic status between subjects with type 2 diabetes mellitus and non-diabetic controls.
BACKGROUND The association among periodontal conditions, socioeconomic status (SES), and diabetes has been reported. However, there is a lack of published data comparing periodontal conditions amongExpand
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