Onyinye Dorothy Umeh

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BACKGROUND There is a possibility that bacteria may enter the blood stream during some non-surgical manipulation procedures, which include orthodontic treatment procedures (alginate impression taking, separator placement, band cementation, and archwire change). OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence and intensity of bacteraemia(More)
BACKGROUND Various researches have investigated factors associated with the prevalence and intensity of bacteraemia following oral procedures including orthodontic procedures. AIM The aim of this study was to determine the effect of age, gender, plaque and gingival indices on the occurrence of odontogenic bacteraemia following orthodontic treatment(More)
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