Accidents, sports, and physical leisure activities are the most frequent causes of traumatic dental injury and the rate of pulp necrosis is high following its occurrence in Pilsen, The Czech Republic.


Subjects The study sample was composed of 889 injured permanent teeth of 384 patients who were treated at the Dentistry Department, Faculty Hospital in Pilsen, The Czech Republic. Children and adults were included. Emergency care, definitive treatment, and regular controls were performed at the hospital from 1997 to 2002. Patients were invited for follow-up… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jebdp.2011.03.010