26 Results for author: drojas

School-Based Dental Sealant Programs: Impact on Community Oral Health

School-based dental sealant programs have become a crucial strategy in preventing dental caries in children, as highlighted by S. Griffin et al. in 2016. This article examines the ongoing impact of these programs on community oral health, their cost-effectiveness, and recent advancements since the original study.Evolution of ... More

Early Professional Intervention in Pediatric Dentistry: A Critical Analysis

Pediatric dentistry has evolved to emphasize the importance of early professional intervention and continuity of care. This approach is crucial for preventing, diagnosing, and treating oral health issues in children, as highlighted in a 2017 study by the Pediatric Dentistry journal. This article delves into the significance of ... More

The Essential Role of Routine Dental Check-ups in Oral Health

Routine dental check-ups play a crucial role in maintaining oral health, as highlighted by Shahrabani's 2019 research. This article discusses the essential nature of regular dental visits for the early diagnosis and treatment of dental issues, their impact on overall health, and the evolution of dental practices since ... More

Advanced Dental Care for Special Needs Children

Children with special needs require unique dental care approaches, particularly in managing pain, anxiety, and stress. This article, influenced by Shapira (2018) and other experts in the field, explores the advancements in dental care that cater to the well-being of these young patients.Understanding Special Needs in Pediatric ... More

Cavity Fillings: Combating Decay and Restoring Health

Cavity fillings have long been a cornerstone in combating tooth decay and restoring oral health. The significance of this dental procedure, highlighted in Hsu et al.’s 2015 research, has only grown with advancements in dental science. This article explores the importance and evolving techniques of cavity fillings.The ... More

Cavity Fillings and Patient Comfort: Addressing Sensitivity

Cavity fillings are crucial in dentistry for restoring decayed teeth, but postoperative sensitivity remains a concern. This article, drawing on research including Costa et al. (2017), explores the factors influencing sensitivity and the impact of adhesive strategies and filling techniques.Understanding Postoperative Sensitivity ... More

Brightening Smiles: The Evolution of Teeth Whitening in Cosmetic Dentistry

The field of cosmetic dentistry has seen remarkable advancements, particularly in teeth whitening. This article explores the evolution of vital tooth bleaching techniques and their role in cosmetic dentistry since G. Christensen's insights in 1993.The Journey of Teeth Whitening in Cosmetic DentistryFrom Traditional Methods ... More

Root Canal Therapy: Saving Teeth, Preserving Smiles

Root canal therapy, a vital procedure in dentistry, has undergone significant advancements since Girard et al.'s study in 2006. This article explores these developments, emphasizing the procedure's importance in saving teeth and preserving oral health.Advancements in Root Canal Therapy Since 2006Evolving Techniques and ... More

The Preventive Resin Restoration: A Conservative Alternative in Dentistry

Preventive resin restorations (PRRs) have been a game-changer in conservative dentistry since M. Houpt et al.'s research in 1994. This article explores the effectiveness of PRRs in cavity prevention, highlighting advancements and their role in modern dentistry.The Evolution of Preventive Resin Restorations Since 1994Advan... More

The Art of Cosmetic Dentistry: Transforming Smiles with Veneers and Bonding

Cosmetic dentistry has evolved remarkably, especially in the use of veneers and bonding techniques. Thanks to advancements in adhesive technology and cosmetic techniques, patients can now enjoy more natural and aesthetically pleasing smiles. This article discusses these advancements, drawing on the insights of Jackson Rd & ... More