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Evaluating tooth color matching ability of dental students.
Visual shade matching has remained a skill acquired through clinical experience. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the shade matching ability of dental students as they progress through theirExpand
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Recreating an esthetic smile: a multidisciplinary approach.
Today's dental patients are demanding a youthful, attractive smile. The esthetic rehabilitation of patients with functionally compromised dentitions frequently involves a multidisciplinary approach.Expand
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Establishment of Epithelial Attachment on Titanium Surface Coated with Platelet Activating Peptide
The aim of this study was to produce epithelial attachment on a typical implant abutment surface of smooth titanium. A challenging complication that hinders the success of dental implants isExpand
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A Survey of Dental Implant Instruction in Predoctoral Dental Curricula in North America.
The aim of this study was to investigate the extent and forms of predoctoral implant dentistry instruction in North American dental schools and to identify future directions and challenges. TheExpand
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Epithelial cell adhesion efficacy of a novel peptide identified by panning on a smooth titanium surface
Epithelial attachment via the basal lamina on the tooth surface provides an important structural defence mechanism against bacterial invasion in combating periodontal disease. However, whenExpand
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Color Reproduction of Natural Tooth for All-Ceramic Crown System
A lot of all-ceramic crown systems have been developed in the last decade. Current all-ceramic crown systems show great mechanical strength compared with previous porcelain crowns. With regard toExpand
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Trans-trigeminal transport of masseter-derived neprilysin to hippocampus.
OBJECTIVE To show the possible occurrence of exosomal transport of neprilysin from masseter muscle to hippocampus via trigeminal nerve in the living mouse. DESIGN Mouse C2C12 myotube-derivedExpand
Clinical Evaluation of Full Coverage Crowns Ten Years after Placement
Purpose : The goal of this study was to clarify the frequency and reasons for crown failure, based on the longevity and quality of full coverage crowns evaluated in 226 patients.Materials and MethodsExpand
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