Tom Shmuly

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OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to examine the association between black extrinsic tooth discoloration and caries prevalence in an adult population. This association has been previously shown in children and adolescents but has never been examined in an adult population. METHOD AND MATERIALS Young adults, aged 18 to 29 years old, were examined for(More)
Orthognathic intervention has not only profound implications on the individual's function and esthetics, but also on the perception of his surrounding environment. In this study, frontal and profile photographs of 3 groups of men (a control group with normal profile and prognathic and retrognathic profiles, before and after orthognathic surgery) were shown(More)
PURPOSE Different lesions in the fibro-osseous group share microscopic features; thus, establishing a definitive diagnosis based on microscopic features alone can be a challenge. There is a need for additional microscopic tools to aid in differentiating these lesions. This study compared parameters related to vascularity among 3 lesions in the fibro-osseous(More)
In this case-control study, recent stress and trait anger/anxiety of otherwise healtlhy patients with active recurrent aphthous stomatitis were compared to those of dental patients with no history of RAS (controls). RAS group reported more angry/anxious feelings than controls (2.11 +/- 0.38/1.84 +/- 0.30, respectively; p < 0.001), and more recent stress(More)
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