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The impact of dental appearance on the appraisal of personal characteristics.
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to ascertain the influence of dental appearance upon subjective ratings of personal characteristics, specifically social competence, intellectual ability, andExpand
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Dental Age Assessment: a comparison of 4- to 24-year-olds in the United Kingdom and an Australian population.
BACKGROUND The physiological age of a person is determined by the degree of maturation of the different tissue systems. Children of the same chronological age (CA) can demonstrate different degreesExpand
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Multifocal Epithelial Hyperplasia.
Multifocal epithelial hyperplasia is a rare disease associated with human papilloma virus types 13 and 32. Diagnosis is based on clinical and histopathological findings, and most lesions areExpand
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Access to dental care-parents' and caregivers' views on dental treatment services for people with disabilities.
The goal of this study was to elicit the views of patients or parents/caregivers of patients with disabilities regarding access to dental care. A questionnaire was generated both from interviews withExpand
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Development of a screening tool to assess the suitability of people with a disability for oral care under sedation or general anesthesia.
The aim of this study was to develop a screening tool to assess the suitability of people with disabilities for oral care in different settings. The objectives were to investigate retrospectively theExpand
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Preliminary study of the oral mycobiome of children with and without dental caries
ABSTRACT Children’s oral health is in a dire state, with dental decay (caries) being one of the most common chronic diseases. While the role of bacteria in the oral microbiome and dental caries isExpand
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KBG syndrome: review of the literature and findings of 5 affected patients.
KBG syndrome is a rare, multiple congenital anomaly/mental retardation (MCA/MR) syndrome characterized by neurological disturbance, short stature, a distinct craniofacial appearance, and skeletalExpand
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The placement of osseointegrated dental implants in a patient with type IV B osteogenesis imperfecta: a 9-year follow-up.
Osteogenesis imperfecta (OI) is a rare autosomal dominant connective tissue and metabolic disorder. Typically, patients with OI exhibit bone fragility, with the sclera, joints, skin, and tooth dentinExpand
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A comparison of factors in pre-anaesthetic dental assessment and post-operative outcomes following dental care under general anaesthesia in a group of disabled and anxious patients
Aim: To review the pre-anaesthetic dental assessment and post-operative outcomes in a group of 100 disabled and/or anxious patients who had comprehensive dental care in an outpatient generalExpand
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A Comparison of Costs in Providing Dental Care for Special Needs Patients under Sedation or General Anaesthesia in the North East of England
Objective To compare the costs of providing dental treatment under general anaesthesia or sedation for special needs patients. Methods After a Delphi exercise, a questionnaire was designed, pilotedExpand
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