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Effectiveness of malic acid 1% in patients with xerostomia induced by antihypertensive drugs
Objectives: Assessing the clinical effectiveness of a topical sialogogue on spray (malic acid, 1%) in the treatment of xerostomia induced by antihypertensive drugs. Study Design: This research hasExpand
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Clinical and radiographic evaluation of osseotite-expanded platform implants related to crestal bone loss: a 10-year study.
OBJECTIVE The aim of this prospective clinical study was to evaluate the survival rates at 10 years of expanded platform implants placed in the anterior zone of the maxilla and immediately restoredExpand
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Melatonin: potential functions in the oral cavity.
BACKGROUND Melatonin is synthesized and secreted by the pineal gland and other organs. The pattern of melatonin secretion is controlled by an endogenous circadian timing system and conveysExpand
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Denosumab and osteonecrosis of the jaw. A systematic analysis of events reported in clinical trials.
OBJECTIVES The aims of this meta-analysis were (i) to perform a systematic review of the relation between treatment with denosumab and the incidence of osteonecrosis of the jaw (ONJ) and (ii) toExpand
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Relationship between salivary melatonin levels and periodontal status in diabetic patients
Abstract: Among other functions, melatonin exerts both antioxidative and immunoregulatory roles. The indoleamine is secreted in the saliva, although its role into the mouth is not known. DiabeticExpand
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Melatonin stimulates osteointegration of dental implants
Abstract:  The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of the topical application of melatonin on osteointegration of dental implants in Beagle dogs 14 days after their insertion. In preparationExpand
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Pharmacological interactions of anti-inflammatory-analgesics in odontology.
In this second article we describe the more interesting pharmacological interactions in dental practice based on the prescription of analgesic narcotics, paracetamol and non-selective non-steroidExpand
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Melatonin expression in periodontal disease.
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE It was the purpose of this study to examine the relationship between periodontal diseases and melatonin level. MATERIAL AND METHODS Forty-six patients with periodontalExpand
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Evaluation of primary stability of self-tapping and non-self-tapping dental implants. A 12-week clinical study.
PURPOSE The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between surgical techniques and implant macro-design (self-tapping/non-self-tapping) for the optimization of implant stability in theExpand
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Dental implant surgery in patients in treatment with the anticoagulant oral rivaroxaban.
OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to evaluate the incidence of bleeding complications after dental implant placement in patients in treatment by the anticoagulant oral rivaroxaban withoutExpand
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