Studies on Fluoride Concentrations in Human Submandibular/Sublingual Saliva and their Relation to Flow Rate and Plasma Fluoride Levels
- How to make a good impression (crown and bridge). Millar, Brian // British Dental Journal;10/13/2001, Vol. 191 Issue 7, p402
Offers tips on how to achieve good dental impression. Preparation of the soft tissues; Selection of impression technique; Achievement of injection moulded method.
- Chloride Concentration in Parotid Fluid at Low Rates of Flow. SHANNON, IRA L.; ISBELL, GERALD M.; CHAUNCEY, HOWARD H. // Journal of Dental Research;May1962, Vol. 41 Issue 3, p661
The article discusses the chloride concentration in parotid saliva at low rates of flow. A study was conducted using 527 males aged 17-22 with saliva collected between 8-8:30 am while participants were in a relaxed state in order to insure low flow rates. The mean chloride concentration was...
- ERRATA. // Journal of Dental Research;Jan1979, Vol. 58 Issue 1, p505
Corrections to previously published articles are presented including the article "The Effects of Human Saliva on the Hemolytic Activity of Complement" in the January 1978 issue, the article on juvenile Macaca mulatta in the July-August 1978 issue, and the page order of the November-December 1978...
- Evidence for the Presence of Carbamino Compounds in Human Saliva. IZUTSU, KENNETH T.; MADDEN, PHILLIP R. // Journal of Dental Research;Feb1978, Vol. 57 Issue 2, p319
The bicarbonate concentrations of whole saliva and of protein-free filtrates of saliva were measured to test for the presence of carbamino compounds. If no acid-evolved CO2 were derived from the salivary proteins, then the two measured bicarbonate concentrations should be identical. Instead, the...
- Spectroscopic Studies on Human Saliva Parts I and II. MEYER, T. S.; LAMBERTS, B. L.; MAZZARELLA, M. A. // Journal of Dental Research;Jan1962, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p446
The article discusses the study of human saliva in dentistry and presents a spectroscopic method of studying saliva. Details are provided about the differences in infrared spectra of saliva in individuals with different dental caries experience. The researchers studied the spectra of dental...
- Near-Constant Methacholine-Induced Parotid Flow in the Dog. DOWD, JR., F. J.; SHANNON, I. L. // Journal of Dental Research;Jul1975, Vol. 54 Issue 4, p911
The article reports on the results of research which was conducted in an effort to examine methacholine induced parotid flow in dogs. Researchers found that intravenous infusion of submaximal doses of methacholine elicited a parotid response that was characterized by a rapid onset of salivation,...
- Crowns and other extra-coronal restorations: Impression materials and technique. Wassell, R.W.; Barker, D.; Walls, A.W.G. // British Dental Journal;6/22/2002, Vol. 192 Issue 12, p679
Discusses factors influencing the choice of dental impression materials. Elastomeric materials; Hydrocolloid impression materials; Putty-wash technique.
- Impressions are changing. Christensen, Gordon J. // Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA);Oct2009, Vol. 140 Issue 10, p1301
In this article the author reflects on the questions regarding the use of conventional or digital dental impression devices for crowns and fixed prostheses. He mentions that the additional changes on the concept of using digital dental impression has confused dentists. He explains that dentists...
- Elasticity of Elastomer Impression Materials: I. Measurement of Young's Modulus of Elasticity and of the Coefficient of Elasticity. KALOYANNIDES, THANOS M. // Journal of Dental Research;May1973, Vol. 52 Issue 3, p439
Young's modulus and the coefficient of elasticity were measured for all elastomer impression materials available in Greece. Silicone and polyether derivatives showed their best elastic properties immediately after mixing.