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Periodontal tissue responses after insertion of artificial crowns and fixed partial dentures.
PURPOSE The purpose of this review was, first, to critically evaluate published evidence on the effects of artificial crowns and fixed partial dentures (FPDs) on adjacent periodontal tissue health,Expand
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Cytotoxicity of eluates from light-polymerized denture base resins.
This study examined the metabolic effects of eluates from four light-polymerized denture base resins and one heat-polymerized denture base resin on oral epithelial cells in vitro. The eluate was cellExpand
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Lipopolysaccharide affinity for titanium implant biomaterials.
STATEMENT OF PROBLEM Lipopolysaccharide (LPS) affinity for titanium implant biomaterials could affect crevicular LPS concentrations and thereby influence periimplant inflammation. PURPOSE OF STUDYExpand
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The effect of pH on the cytotoxicity of eluates from denture base resins.
This in vitro study examined the effects of environmental pH on elution of potentially toxic substances from heat-, light-, and dual- (chemical plus light) polymerized denture base resins. EluatesExpand
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Electrochemical behavior of titanium in artificial saliva: influence of pH.
Titanium is the most common material chosen for dental implants because it is highly corrosion resistant because it constantly reforms a protective passive film layer. The formation and compositionExpand
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Curriculum restructuring at a North American dental school: rationale for change.
The purpose of this article is to discuss how traditional dental school curricula are inconsistent with research in how learners learn. In the last ten years, there has been considerable discussionExpand
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Effect of treatment concentration on lipopolysaccharide affinity for two alloys.
OBJECTIVE This study compared gram-negative bacterial lipopolysaccharide (LPS) adherence to and elution from a Type III gold and a Ni-Cr-Be alloy using Escherichia coli LPS. METHOD One-half of theExpand
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Three-year clinical outcomes of implant treatments provided at a predoctoral implant program.
PURPOSE The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical outcomes from a predoctoral implant clinic over 3 years. MATERIALS AND METHODS All patients who received implant-retained mandibularExpand
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Authorship characteristics in prosthodontic literature: proliferation and internationalization. A review and analysis following a 10-year observation.
STATEMENT OF PROBLEM Author characteristics and the extent of dental literature authorship globalization have not been widely investigated, especially in prosthodontics. PURPOSE The purpose of thisExpand
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Early survival of single-tooth implants in the esthetic zone may be predictable despite timing of implant placement or loading.
SELECTION CRITERIA The authors used MEDLINE, EMBASE, and CENTRAL (Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials) databases to locate studies for this systematic review (SR). For studies to beExpand
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