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BACKGROUND Primary teeth pulp exposures have traditionally been treated with formocresol or ferric sulphate pulpotomies or calcium hydroxide pulp capping. The aim of this study was to observe the tissue response when mineral trioxide aggregate (MTA) was used. METHODS Ten primary teeth had direct pulp caps and 11 had a pulpotomy with MTA. The teeth were(More)
OBJECTIVES A study was conducted in Lima, Peru, from January to April 1995, to determine the bacterial pathogens associated with acute diarrhea in adults, their susceptibility to common antimicrobials, the risk factors involved in cholera transmission, and the best clinical predictors of cholera. METHODS A random sample of adult patients with acute(More)
PURPOSE To evaluate the survival rates of titanium dental implants placed using split crest procedures for alveolar ridge expansion. MATERIALS AND METHODS The MEDLINE, CENTRAL, and OpenGrey databases were searched up to January 2015 for studies assessing implants that had been placed in areas submitted to split crest procedures. Two methodologic(More)
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