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Root Caries

Known as: Caries, Root, caries roots, Root Caries [Disease/Finding] 
Dental caries involving the tooth root, cementum, or cervical area of the tooth.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Root caries is common in institutionalized elders, and effective prevention methods are needed. This clinical trial compared the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Culture-based studies have shown that Streptococcus mutans and lactobacilli are associated with root caries (RC). The purpose of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Infiltration of non-cavitated caries lesions with light-curing resins could lead to an arrest of lesion progression. The aim of… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Dental caries is one of the most significant health problems facing older adults. More than half of the elderly who are dentate… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
New diagnostic tools are needed for the characterization of dental caries in the early stages of development. If carious lesions… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
  • Israel Kleinberg
  • Critical reviews in oral biology and medicine…
  • 2002
  • Corpus ID: 46509318
For more than 100 years, investigators have tried to identify the bacteria responsible for dental caries formation and to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
This study compared the ability of two sodium fluoride dentifrices, one containing 5,000 ppm fluoride (Prevident 5000 Plus) and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Current scoring systems for dental caries do not consider the dynamic nature of the disease. The aims of the present study were… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Effective ablation of dental hard tissues by means of the erbium-doped:yttrium-aluminum garnet (Er:YAG) laser has been reported… Expand
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
Abstract The present report describes the result of a clinical trial in which a group of adults have been maintained on a proper… Expand
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