International Journal of Dental Research and Reviews


Intracanal Cryotherapy and its Effects on the Postoperative Pain in Root Canal Therapy: Systematic Review & Meta-analysis Protocol

Short Communication of International Journal of Dental Research and Reviews Intracanal Cryotherapy and its Effects on the Postoperative Pain in Root Canal Therapy: Systematic Review & Meta-analysis Protocol Durre Sadaf1 , Muhammad Zubair Ahmad2, Igho Onakpoya3 1Assistant Professor, Department of Conservative Sciences, Qassim University, Buraidah, KSA; Evidence-Based Healthcare, Centre of Evidence-Based Medicine, University of Oxford, UK. 2Assistant Professor, Department of Conservative Sciences, Al Rass, Qassim University, KSA; Evidence-Based Healthcare, Centre of Evidence-Based Medicine, University of Oxford, UK. 3University of Oxford, Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine, Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6GG Background:  There are many research studies directing in lowering postoperative pain in root canal therapy. The use of intracanal cryotherapy in root canal treatment is recently introduced, and many researchers are inclined towards this techniques.  This systematic review will give an insight into its application in endodontic therapy and its effects on postoperative pain. The aim of this systematic review is to evaluate the effect of intracanal cryotherapy  on the postoperative pain in patients with pulp diseases and with or without peri-radicular infection during root canal therapy. This systematic review will include randomized controlled trials only. The studies should encompass patients with pulpal diseases, i.e. irreversible pulpitis and pulp necrosis in teeth. Previously root treated teeth, immature, and teeth with root resorption will not be included. Methods: We will conduct a comprehensive search strategy using electronic databases PubMed, EMBASE (Ovid),  Scopus, and Cochrane library. A predefined inclusion and exclusion criteria will be utilized for the selection of studies. The reference list of selected studies will be manually searched. We will extract data from studies on a structured data collection form.  At the same time, the risk of bias assessment of studies using the Cochrane risk of bias assessment tools will be performed by two ...

Hospital Dentist Practice in Perception of the Multiprofessional Health Team of a Reference Center in Oncology – Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil

Research Article of International Journal of Dental Research and Reviews Hospital Dentist Practice in Perception of the Multiprofessional Health Team of a Reference Center in Oncology - Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil Fernanda Gabriela Delfino Ferreira 1*, Taís Soares Ramos1, Camila da Silva Souza1, Luiza Vanessa de Lima Silva1, Márcia Jasmine Sidartha da Silva Fernandes1, Mayara Larissa Moura de Souza2, Mônica Moreira Dias da Cruz3, Aurora Karla de Lacerda Vidal4, Vânia Cavalcanti Ribeiro da Silva5 1Student of the Dentistry Course, School of Dentistry, University of Pernambuco; 2Resident Dentist in Hospital Dentistry focusing on Oncology at University of Pernambuco; 3Dental Surgeon, Center for Pediatric Oncology and Hematology, University Hospital Oswaldo Cruz, University of Pernambuco; 4Prof. Adjunct PhD. Regent of the General Pathological Processes Discipline of the Institute of Biological Sciences of the University of Pernambuco, Head of the Dentistry Service of the Oncology Center of the University Hospital Oswaldo Cruz of the University of Pernambuco, Coordinator of the Residency Program in Hospital Dentistry focusing on Oncology, University of Pernambuco; 5Prof. Adjunct Doctor of the Discipline of Stomatology Introduction: The hospital dentist practice is necessary for the integral attention to the hospitalized patient, contributes to the infection control and quality of care. Objective: to verify the perception of the multiprofessional health team of a Reference Center in Pediatric and Adult Hospital Oncology, about the dental practice in the care of hospitalized patients. Methodology: Prospective cross-sectional study conducted at the Reference Center for Pediatric and Adult Hospital Oncology, from May to September 2019, through the application of a semi-structured questionnaire, Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil. Used Excel 2010 and statistical analysis, Pearson’s chi-square and Fisher’s exact tests were used, considering p ≤ 0.05. Results: a sample of 152 health professionals, of which 88.8% are female, 51.3% nursing, predominant age group between 40 and 69 years (60.6%) and ...

Late Diagnosis of Cancer in the Head and Neck Region: Case Report

Case Report of International Journal of Dental Research and Reviews LATE DIAGNOSIS OF CANCER IN THE HEAD AND NECK REGION: CASE REPORT Thuanny Macêdo1*, Maria Cecília Freire de Melo¹, Isabela Vicência Menezes Castelo Branco², Aurora Karla de Lacerda Vidal3 1Residency in Hospital Dentistry with a focus on Oncology from the University of Pernambuco - ICB / HUOC / UPE. Master student of the Post-Graduation Program in Dentistry, Federal University of Pernambuco - UFPE; ²Residency in Hospital Dentistry with a focus on Oncology from the University of Pernambuco - ICB / HUOC / UPE; ³ Profa. Dra. Adjunct of the General Pathological Processes Discipline of the Institute of Biological Sciences of the University of Pernambuco - ICB / UPE. Head of the Dentistry Department of the Oncology Center of the Oswaldo Cruz University Hospital of the University of Pernambuco - CEON / HUOC / UPE, Coordinator of the Residency Program in Hospital Dentistry with focus on Oncology at the University of Pernambuco - ICB / HUOC / UPE. Introduction: Head and neck cancer, especially lesions in oral cavity and oropharynx, is a public health problem in the world, and is usually associated with low rates of cure and survival due to the small number of cases diagnosed in the early stages. Objectives: This article proposes to report a case of a patient diagnosed with cancer late, exemplifying the Brazilian reality, in the State of Pernambuco. Results: The delay in the diagnostic process is influenced by the lack of initial pain symptomatology, the reduced knowledge about the disease among patients and professionals, the fear of diagnosis and the difficulties of access to the specialized service. Conclusion: Late diagnosis is still a reality, leading to a worse prognosis and a reduction in the survival rate. Keywords: Cancer, Dentistry, Prevention, Public Health ...

Assessment of Effective Oral Health Status among Diabetic population by Modified Special Tooth Brush with Beat Sound- An observational study

Research Article of International Journal of Dental Research and Reviews Assessment of Effective Oral Health Status among Diabetic population by Modified Special Tooth Brush with Beat Sound- An observational study Vijay Anand. M, Keerthi Narayan. V, Kalaivani. S, Safa Thabassum. S. Professor, Senior lecturer, CRRI, CRRI Thai Moogambigai dental college and hospital, Chennai, Tamilnadu, India- 600107. Background of the study: Proper guided brushing technique improves the oral health status especially among diabetic individuals who are more susceptible for periodontal disease. Aim and objective: To find the outcome efficacy of modified design special tooth brush with beat sound by evaluating oral hygiene status among diabetic individuals.Material and methods:The present observational study included 25 study participants irrespective of age and gender divided and categorized as 13 non-diabetic (control) group and 12 belong to diabetic (study) group. All the study participants were educated to use modified special tooth brush with beat sound regularly for a period of 1 week and their oral hygiene status were evaluated by using Oral hygiene index simplified (OHI-S), periodontal index (PI) and Gingival index (GI) at regular intervals on 1st, 3rd, 5th and 7th day. Results: It was observed that all the study participants showed significant improvement in oral health status at the end of 7th day. It was also observed that diabetic individuals showed superior OHI-S (P=0.002), PI (P=0.0001) and GI (P=0.0004) scores with greater significance (p<.05) than non-diabetic individuals. Conclusion: From the above results it can be concluded that the modified special tooth brush with beat sound used in the present study can reduce the burden of periodontal disease status by improving oral health among diabetic individuals. Keywords: modified Special Tooth Brush, Gingival Index, Plaque, Bleeding, Diabetes ...

Prof. Mohamed Said Hamed
Dean & Professor – Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, College of Dentistry, Gulf Medical University, United Arab Emirates

Dr. Amer A. Taqa
Professor, College dentistry, Mosul University

Dr. Punit Naidu
Vice Chairman, Rajarajeswari Dental College and Hospital Bangalore

Dr. Victor Eduardo de Souza Batista
Associate Professor, Department Prosthodontics, Presidente Prudente Dental School, University of Western São Paulo – UNOESTE, Presidente Prudente, São Paulo, Brazil

Dr. Faaiz Alhamdani
Assistant Prof., Head of Clinical Sciences Department, College of Dentistry, Ibn Sina University

Dr. Abbas R. Zaher
Professor of Orthodontics and Chairman, department of orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, the University of Alexandria; President, The Egyptian Orthodontic Society; Past Vice-President, the World Federation of Orthodontists

Dr. Ibrahim El-Sayed M. El-Hakim
Professor, Ain Shams University

Dr. Ajay Jain
Associate Professor, Faculty of Dentistry, AIMST University

Dr. RAÚL GONZÁLEZ-GARCÍA
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial-Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospital Infanta Cristina, Avenida de Elvas s/n, 06080, Badajoz (Spain)

Dr. Indrajeet Ghosh
Practice Principal/ Clinical Director of Dental Zone

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1.Mergime Prekazi Loxha, Zana Agani, Alban Olluri, Fisnik Kurshumliu, Sinan Rusinovci.Clinical and hystopathological dilemmas in diagnosis of epitheloid hemangioma of maxillae-case report. International Journal of Dental Research and Reviews, 2018, 1:7. DOI: 10.28933/ijdrr-2018-11-0808
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