May 2010

Dentistry Today


Clinical Update
  • Chlorhexidine Effects on Resin Bond Strength
    A rescent study by Zhou, et al in vestigated the potential of adverse effects of chlorhexidine application in a 2-step self-etching adhesive on the immediate resin-dentin bond strength.
  • Common Stomach Bacteria And Pancreatic Cancer
    Yale University researchers have discovered that colonization by the common stomach bacteria Helicobacter pylori in people with non-O blood types is associated with a nearly 3-fold increased risk of pancreatic cancer. 
  • Craniofacial Pain and Gene Manipulation
    Researchers at Oregon Health & Science University’s School of Dentistry used an animal model to discover a protein that is involved in craniofacial pain signaling.
  • Milnacipran and Orofacial Pain
    An article by Ito, et al evaluated the effect of milnacipran for treating chronic pain in the orofacial region, including burning mouth syndrome and atypical odontalgia. 
  • Oral Health and Childhood Obesity
    A study by Modéer, et al published in the journal Obesity tested the hypothesis that childhood obesity is associated with reduced flow rate of stimulated whole saliva and dental caries.
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