Citations with the tag: ANTISEPTICS in dentistry

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  • Get tough with Tower Dental.
     // British Dental Journal; 3/25/2006, Vol. 200 Issue 6, p349 

    The article evaluates Tower Dental's line of professional cleaners and disinfectants which can prevent cross infection in dental surgery.

  • Taking care of infection control.
     // British Dental Journal; 3/25/2006, Vol. 200 Issue 6, p350 

    The article evaluates Dental Sky's infection control products such as the Dento-Viractis 77 which is a perfumed grapefruit-scented surface disinfectant that has been specially formulated to disinfect all surfaces, equipment and non-sterilizable devices.

  • Oral health, mouthwashes and cancer � what is the story?
    Conway, David // Evidence-Based Dentistry; Mar2009, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p6 

    DesignTwo hospital-based case�control studies were conducted in central and eastern Europe and Latin America.Case / control selectionCases and controls were recruited in Moscow (Russia), Bucharest (Romania) and Lodz and Warsaw (Poland) from 1998 to 2002, and from 1998 to 2003 in Buenos...

    Conway, David // Perio Reports Newsletter; Jan2004, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p5 

    Discusses a research on full-mouth debridement with and without chlorhexidine. Comparison on the clinical healing between full-mouth instrumentation groups and the group treated traditionally; Contrast on the periodontal pocket reduction in the full-mouth and control groups; Clinical implications.

    Conway, David // Perio Reports Newsletter; Jan2004, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p6 

    Focuses on a research comparing the Rembrandt mouth rinse to a placebo rinse over a six-month period. Effectiveness of test and placebo rinses in an experimental gingivitis model; Differences in stain and teeth whiteness; Effect of the rinses on gingival bleeding from baseline.

  • The in vivo Effects of an Antiseptic Mouthwash on Odor-producing Microorganisms.
    PITTS,, G.; PIANOTTI,, R.; FEARY,, T. W.; McGUINESS,, J.; MASURAT, T. // Journal of Dental Research; Nov1981, Vol. 60 Issue 11, p1891 

    Oral odorigens were quantitated by specific, functional assays; oral malodor was simultaneously measured organoleptically. An antiseptic mouthwash was found to depress malodor and populations of odorigenic bacteria for at least two h. These results support the hypothesis that the anti-odor...

  • Dental Caries and Staining after Twenty-eight Months of Rinsing with Stannous Fluoride or Sodium Fluoride.
    LEVERETT, D. H.; MCHUGH, W. D.; JENSEN, O. E. // Journal of Dental Research; Mar1986, Vol. 65 Issue 3, p424 

    The aim of this study was to compare the effects of daily mouthrinsing with aqueous solutions of 0.05% NaF or 0.1% SnF2 on dental caries and tooth staining. The study population consisted of 437 children, aged from 12 to 15 years at baseline, residing in a non-fluoridated community. By...

  • Microbiological Aspects of the Chemical Control of Plaque and Gingivitis.
    MARSH, P.D. // Journal of Dental Research; Jul1992, Vol. 71 Issue 7, p1431 

    Antimicrobial agents, delivered either by mouthrinse or toothpaste, can be used to maintain plaque at levels compatible with oral health by (a) reducing existing plaque, (b) preventing the formation of new plaque, (c) selectively inhibiting those particular bacteria that are associated with...

  • Agents for the Management of Plaque and Gingivitis.
    CIANCIO, S. G. // Journal of Dental Research; Jul1992, Vol. 71 Issue 7, p1450 

    Numerous chemical agents have been evaluated for the supplementation of patient-dependent mechanical plaque control and thus the reduction or prevention of oral diseases. Agents discussed in this paper are those most frequently evaluated in recent studies and include chlorhexidine, essential...

  • New Agents in the Chemical Control of Plaque and Gingivitis: Reaction Paper.
    O'MULLANE, DENIS // Journal of Dental Research; Jul1992, Vol. 71 Issue 7, p1455 

    The inadequacy of traditional methods in controlling plaque and gingivitis has led to an increasing interest in the chemical approach, especially using toothpastes and mouthrinses. Various agents have been tested by a variety of experimental designs. Further work in this field should include...

  • New Agents in the Chemical Control of Plaque and Gingivitis-Reaction Paper.
    VAN DYKE, T. E. // Journal of Dental Research; Jul1992, Vol. 71 Issue 7, p1457 

    The papers of Drs. Christersson, Marsh, Cummins, and Ciancio focus on the issues and problems associated with the efficacious delivery of chemical agents intended to control plaque and gingivitis. The infectious nature of periodontal disease, the importance of oral microbial ecology, the success...

  • Antifungal Properties of a New Endodontal Antiseptic Containing 5-Nitro-2-methylfurfuryl Ether.
    SAWINSKI, VINCENT J.; GURNEY, BENJAMIN F. // Journal of Dental Research; Nov1965, Vol. 44 Issue 6, p1334 

    This article discusses the results of a research study conducted to compare the antimicrobial activity and antifungal properties of p-aminotoluene sulfonamide (PATS) with 5-nitro-2-methylfurfuryl ether (NMFE). The study finds that a mixture of PATS and NMFE increases antibacterial activity and...

  • Effect of SnF2 Mouthrinse on Initial Bacterial Colonization of Tooth Enamel.
    GROSS, ARTHUR; TINANOFF, NORMAN // Journal of Dental Research; Oct1977, Vol. 56 Issue 10, p1179 

    Microbiologic and electron microscopic techniques were used to observe the effects of SnF2 mouthrinse (100 ppm F-) on early plaque formation in vivo. The results of microbiologic determinations indicated that the total number of bacteria and the number of streptococci were greatly decreased in...

  • Comparison between a new 13C-urea breath test, using a film-coated tablet, and the conventional 13C-urea breath test for the detection of Helicobacter pylori infection.
    Ohara, Shuichi; Kato, Mototsugu; Saito, Masao; Fukuda, Shinsaku; Kato, Chieko; Hamada, Shiro; Nagashima, Ryuichi; Obara, Katsutoshi; Suzuki, Masayuki; Honda, Hirohito; Asaka, Masahiro; Toyota, Takayoshi // Journal of Gastroenterology; 2004, Vol. 39 Issue 7, p621 

    Background. In Japan, urea breath-testing includes mouth rinsing with water immediately after the ingestion of 13C-urea solution, to prevent false-positive results that are caused by oral bacteria with urease activity. Our objective was to evaluate the diagnostic performance of a urea breath...

  • New alcohol free mouthrinse.
    Ohara, Shuichi; Kato, Mototsugu; Saito, Masao; Fukuda, Shinsaku; Kato, Chieko; Hamada, Shiro; Nagashima, Ryuichi; Obara, Katsutoshi; Suzuki, Masayuki; Honda, Hirohito; Asaka, Masahiro; Toyota, Takayoshi // Vital; Fall2005, Vol. 2 Issue 3, p41 

    The article features Fluoride Mouthrinse, the new alcohol-free mouthrinse product from UnoDent. The product contains 0.5 percent sodium fluoride to help strengthen tooth enamel and protect against cavities. It also contains cetylpyridinium chloride to inhibit plaque build-up and freshen the breath.

  • Advanced tartar control.
    Ohara, Shuichi; Kato, Mototsugu; Saito, Masao; Fukuda, Shinsaku; Kato, Chieko; Hamada, Shiro; Nagashima, Ryuichi; Obara, Katsutoshi; Suzuki, Masayuki; Honda, Hirohito; Asaka, Masahiro; Toyota, Takayoshi // Vital; Spring2006, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p43 

    The article features Pfizer Consumer Healthcare's Advanced Tartar Control Listerine, a mouthwash that claims to help maintain tooth whiteness. The mouthwash has a zinc chloride formula which helps prevent tartar build-up, a cause of tooth discoloration. It also has a plague reducing and...

  • New mouthwash range.
    Ohara, Shuichi; Kato, Mototsugu; Saito, Masao; Fukuda, Shinsaku; Kato, Chieko; Hamada, Shiro; Nagashima, Ryuichi; Obara, Katsutoshi; Suzuki, Masayuki; Honda, Hirohito; Asaka, Masahiro; Toyota, Takayoshi // Vital; Spring2006, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p42 

    The article features Curaprox's Curasept ADS, a range of alcohol-free mouthwashes. The products provide all the benefits of a chlorhexidine mouthwash and is an ideal alternative to traditional chlorhexidine mouthwashes. The Curasept mouthwashes can be used either before or after treatment. A...

  • Comparative efficacy of two daily use mouthrinses: randomized clinical trial using an experimental gingivitis model.
    Charles, Christine Ann; McGuire, James Anthony; Sharma, Naresh Chandra; Qaqish, James // Brazilian Oral Research; Jul/Aug2011, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p338 

    Two antimicrobial agents, a fixed combination of essential oils (EOs) and 0.07% cetylpyridinium chloride (CPC) are found in commercially available mouthrinses, Listerine� Antiseptic and Crest� Pro Health�, respectively. Both mouthrinses have been shown to control dental plaque and...

  • Examination by X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy of the Adsorption of Chlorhexidine on Hydroxyapatite.
    SODHI, R. N. S.; GRAD, H. A.; SMITH, D. C. // Journal of Dental Research; Aug1992, Vol. 71 Issue 8, p1493 

    X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy (XPS) was used for determination of the effects of chlorhexidine (CHX) solutions (0.2% and 1% solutions of the digluconate salt) on the elemental composition of hydroxyapatite surfaces. So that the nature of the adsorbed species after they were washed with water...

  • Using gargles and mouthwashes.
    Van Schoor, J. // South African Pharmacist's Assistant; Winter2011, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p1 

    The article offers information on the health benefits of using mouthwashes and gargles. It states that some of the products contain antiseptics and/ or local anaesthetics, and may be effective in treating minor painful mouth and throat conditions. It suggests maintaining good oral hygiene by...

  • Effect of low-concentration daily topical fluoride application on fluoride release of Giomer and Compomer: An in vitro study.
    Dhull, K. S.; Nandlal, B. // Journal of the Indian Society of Pedodontics & Preventive Dentis; Jan-Mar2011, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p39 

    Aims and Objective: To determine the effect of lowconcentration daily topical fluoride application on fluoride release of Giomer and Compomer and to compare the amount of fluoride release from Giomer to that of Compomer. Materials and Methods: Forty-eight specimens of each Giomer and Compomer...

    Foster, Steven; Duke, James A. // Peterson Field Guide to Medicinal Plants & Herbs of Eastern & Ce; 2000, p121 

    This article provides information on the Small-Flowered Agrimony plant. The perennial plant belongs to the rose family which are often found in damp thickets and in clumps. The herbal tea astringent, which is made from the whole plant, is used to stop bleeding. The plant's extract is also used...

  • Antimicrobial Effectiveness of an Herbal Mouthrinse Against Predominant Oral Bacteria Species In Vitro.
    Yaskell, Tina; Haffajee, Anne D.; Socransky, Sigmund S. // Journal of Dental Hygiene; Fall2007, Vol. 81 Issue 4, p113 

    Aim. The aim of the study was to compare the antimicrobial effectiveness of 2 herbal mouthrinses, Listerine and Peridex (0.12% chlorhexidine gluconate) as determined by the Minimum Inhibitory Concentration (MIC) against predominant oral bacteria in vitro. Material and Methods. S. An agar...

  • Products.
    Yaskell, Tina; Haffajee, Anne D.; Socransky, Sigmund S. // British Dental Nurses Journal; Spring2009, Vol. 69 Issue 2, p28 

    The article evaluates several dental products including the Disposa-Shield Infection Control Barrier from Dentsply, Listerine mouthwash and the KoVo ESTETIC E80 suspended chair.

  • Evaluating the efficacy of commonly used topical anesthetics.
    Roghani, Shiva; Duperon, Donald F.; Barcohana, Nazanine // Pediatric Dentistry; May/Jun1999, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p197 

    PURPOSE: This study compared the efficacy of commonly used topical anesthetics using an objective measuring scale. METHODS: The following were tested: 5% EMLA cream, 10% cocaine, 10% lidocaine, 10% benzocaine, 1% dyclonine, and a placebo. A special instrument was designed to serve the purpose of...

    Mitchell, Heidi S. // Travel & Leisure; Sep2005, Vol. 35 Issue 9, p42 

    Introduces the Breath Palette Water mouthwash. Retail price; Flavors of the mouthwash; Therapy for the taste buds.

  • Relief from discomfort.
    Mitchell, Heidi S. // British Dental Journal; 7/10/2004, Vol. 197 Issue 1, p55 

    Presents the Bonjela oral antiseptic. Properties of the product that can relieve discomfort and pain of mouth ulcers and sores caused by orthodontic devices; Contact information.

    FAJARDA, OLIVIER PITA; GROSSMAN, LOUIS I.; McSHANE, JOAN // Journal of Dental Research; Aug1956, Vol. 35 Issue 4, p656 

    The article presents an in vitro study which investigates antiseptics and antibiotics that are used in endodontics. The action of the antiseptics and antibiotics in the destruction of microorganisms involved in the infection of root canals is examined. The laboratory procedures performed for the...

  • The Antimicrobial Effect of Fluorides (Acidulated Phosphate, Sodium and Stannous) on Actinomyces viscosus.
    YOON, NANCY A.; BERRY, CHARLES W. // Journal of Dental Research; Aug1979, Vol. 58 Issue 8, p1824 

    The effect of three commercially prepared fluoride compounds (acidulated phosphate fluoride 1.23% F-, stannous fluoride 0.4%, and sodium fluoride 0.05%o) diluted to various concentrations with brain heart infusion broth, on the growth of five strains of Actinomyces viscosus following 1 and 24...

  • Electronic and local anesthesia: A clinical comparison for operative procedures.
    J. Yap, Adrian U.; W. Ho, Henry C. // Quintessence International; Aug1996, Vol. 27 Issue 8, p549 

    The comfort on administration and effectiveness of electronic and local anesthesia for operative procedures, as perceived by clinicians and patients, were compared based on a 5-point Lickert scale, and a survey to solicit patient's feedback on the use of electronic anesthesia was conducted....

  • Restoration of the Interdental Space.
    Boner, Clive; Boner, Neil // International Journal of Periodontics & Restorative Dentistry; 1983, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p30 

    The article discusses the restoration of the interdental space, an area where caries and inflammatory dental disease commonly begins. A close relationship between periodontics and restorative dentistry is required for any restorative procedures. Anatomic considerations are divided into...

  • Alpha Thalassemia and General Anesthesia.
    Longe, Katrina M. // International Student Journal of Nurse Anesthesia; Spring2009, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p20 

    The article presents a case study on a 21-month old, nine-kilogram female, who was admitted for having outpatient dental restoration and was given general anesthesia. It is noted that the patient has not received either routine medications and neither she has experienced medical allergies in the...

  • Adult Orthodontics as an Adjunct to Restorative Care.
    Miller, Thomas E. // International Journal of Prosthodontics; Sep/Oct1988, Vol. 1 Issue 2, p165 

    Orthodontic procedures for the adult dental patient can enhance the result of restorative treatment through the repositioning of teeth whose uncorrected position could otherwise be compromised. The problems of rotated anterior teeth, supraerupted molars, labiolingual reverse overlap, and tilted...

  • A clinical assessment of the effectiveness of a mouthwash based on triclosan and on Zea mays L used as supplements to brushing.
    Machuca, G.; Valencia, S.; Lacalle, J. R.; Machuca, C.; Bullon, P. // Quintessence International; May1997, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p329 

    The effectiveness of a mouthwash based on triclosan in combatting plaque and gingivitis was compared with a mouthwash based on nonsaponifiable maize germ (Zea mays L). Both were used to supplement conventional mechanical oral hygiene. The study was carried out under double-blind conditions with...

    ADDY, M.; MORAN, J. // Advances in Dental Research; Dec1995, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p450 

    Much has been written on the subject of extrinsic tooth discoloration, but, except when the pigment is intentionally applied, the etiologies and mechanisms are poorly understood. Extrinsic stains have been classified as non-metallic or metallic. The pigment usually lies not on or in the dental...

  • Antibacterial Susceptibility of Plaque Bacteria.
    NEWMAN, MICHAEL G.; HULEM, CHARLES; COLGATE, JUDITH; ANSELMO, CARL // Journal of Dental Research; Jul1979, Vol. 58 Issue 7, p1722 

    Selected anaerobic, capnophilic and facultative bacteria isolated from patients with various forms of periodontal health and disease were tested for their susceptibility to antibiotics and antimicrobial agents. Specific bactericidal and minimum inhibitory concentrations were compared to disc...

  • Effect of Water Soluble Components Derived from Cocoa on Plaque Formation.
    PALENIK, CHARLES J.; PARK, KICHUEL; KATZ, SIMON; STOOKEY, GEORGE K. // Journal of Dental Research; Jul1979, Vol. 58 Issue 7, p1749 

    This article discusses the role of water soluble chemicals derived from cocoa plants on the development of plaque and dental caries. Carbohydrate and protein chemicals in cocoa that could have antiseptic properties in dealing with the plaque causing bacteria streptococcus mutans are described....

  • Mechanism of Action of an Antiseptic, Anti-odor Mouthwash.
    PITTS, G.; BROGDON, C.; HU, L.; MASURAT, T.; PIANOTTI, R.; SCHUMANN, P. // Journal of Dental Research; Jun1983, Vol. 62 Issue 6, p738 

    Inter-related determinants of oral malodor were measured over a three-hour period in 30 human subjects after mouthwash treatments. Re-odoration was important to mouthwash activity for 30 min. At post-treatment times of 60-180 min, the anti-odor activity of the product is due solely to its...

  • Comparison of the Effects of Two Topical Fluoride Regimens on Demineralized Enamel in vivo.
    CLARK, J. W.; CORPRON, R. E.; MORE, F. G.; EASTON, J. W.; MERRILL, D. F.; KOWALSKI, C. J. // Journal of Dental Research; Jun1988, Vol. 67 Issue 6, p954 

    The purpose of this investigation was to study the intra-oral remineralization of acid-softened enamel by a NaF dentifrice compared with that from a combination of topical F agents. Bovine enamel slabs were demineralized with 0.1 mol/L lactic acid at pH 4.0 for 14 hr and then mounted in are...

  • Effects of Rinses with an Acidic Calcium Phosphate Solution on Fluoride Uptake, Caries, and in situ Plaque pH in Rats.
    SCHREIBER, C. T.; SHERN, R. J.; CHOW, L. C.; KINGMAN, A. // Journal of Dental Research; Jun1988, Vol. 67 Issue 6, p959 

    The effects of oral rinses on enamel fluoride uptake, caries, and plaque pH in rats were investigated by use of (1) an acidic calcium phosphate solution (CPS) saturated with dicalcium phosphate dehydrate (DCPD) and (2) a 1% fluoride solution. Osborne-Mendel rats, 19 days of age, were randomly...

  • Clinical Trial in Adults of an Antimicrobial Varnish for Reducing Mutans Streptococci.
    SANDHAM, H. J.; BROWN, J.; CHAN, K. H.; PHILLIPS, H. I.; BURGESS, R. C.; STOKL, A. J. // Journal of Dental Research; Nov1991, Vol. 70 Issue 11, p1401 

    An abbreviated treatment with a chlorhexidine-containing varnish was compared with a similar treatment with a placebo varnish and with a prophylaxis alone for its effects on the numbers of detectable salivary mutans streptococci in 51 adults. The varnishes, applied once weekly for four weeks,...

  • Reproducibility and Sensitivity of Oral Malodor Measurements with a Portable Sulphide Monitor.
    ROSENBERG, M.; KULKARNI, G. V.; BOSY, A.; McCULLOCH, C. A. G. // Journal of Dental Research; Nov1991, Vol. 70 Issue 11, p1436 

    Forty-one subjects with bad breath were assessed for oral malodor and periodontal status on three occasions, at intervals of approximately one week. Oral malodor was assessed by measurement of peak and steady-state volatile sulphide levels with a portable sulphide monitor and by organoleptic...

  • Remineralization and Demineralization in situ from a Triclosan/Co-polymer/Fluoride Dentifrice.
    MELLBERG, J. R.; BLAKE-HASKINS, J.; PETROU, I. D.; GROTE, N. E. // Journal of Dental Research; Nov1991, Vol. 70 Issue 11, p1441 

    An in situ study was conducted to evaluate the effect of a dentifrice containing 1100 ppm F (NaF) and triclosan, an anti-plaque agent, on remineralization of artificially-formed caries lesions in thin sections of human enamel. The thin sections were placed in mandibular partial dentures of 15...

  • Visco-Elastic Parameters of Dental Restorative Materials During Setting.
    Dauvillier, B. S.; Feilzer, A. J.; De Gee, A. J.; Davidson, C. L. // Journal of Dental Research; Mar2000, Vol. 79 Issue 3, p818 

    Contraction stresses generated in restoratives during setting are among the major problems in adhesive dentistry, since they often result in loss of adhesion from the cavity walls or in post-operative pain. The rate of stress development and the ultimate magnitude of the stress, which determine...

  • Local Electroanesthesia in Dentistry.
    BROOKS, BERNARD; REISS, ROBERT; UMANS, ROBERT // Journal of Dental Research; Mar1970, Vol. 49 Issue 2, p298 

    A clinical study of the value of a device for producing electroanesthesia used in conjunction with the air-turbine drill in operative dentistry is presented.

  • The use of digital imaging for colour matching and communication in restorative dentistry.
    Jarad, F. D.; Russell, M. D.; Moss, B. W. // British Dental Journal; 7/9/2005, Vol. 199 Issue 1, p43 

    Objective To develop a shade matching method based on digital imaging and to compare observers' ability using this method with the conventional one set against a spectrophotometric 'gold standard'.Methods Two Vita Lumin shade guides were used in this study, nine shades being selected from the...

  • Digital colour matching in restorative dentistry.
    Jedynakiewicz, N. M. // British Dental Journal; 7/9/2005, Vol. 199 Issue 1, p33 

    ObjectiveTo develop a shade matching method based on digital imaging and to compare observers' ability using this method with the conventional one set against a spectrophotometric 'gold standard'.MethodsTwo Vita Lumin shade guides were used in this study, nine shades being selected from the...

  • "Single Preoperative Dose Versus Long-term Prophylactic Antibiotic Regimens in Dental Implant Surgery,"
    Ley, John // Journal of Oral Implantology; 2005, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p155 

    Presents a summary of the research "Single Preoperative Dose Versus Long-term Prophylactic Antibiotic Regimens in Dental Implant Surgery," conducted by A. Binahmed, L. Peterson et al, published in the 2005 issue of the "Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery." Effectiveness of a single...

  • New mouthwash.
    Ley, John // British Dental Journal; 9/23/2006, Vol. 201 Issue 6, p389 

    The article presents information on two products that will be launched by manufacturers of oral health products Dentaid in the London Dental Showcase 2006 exhibition. Chlorhexidine based mouthwash Perio.Aid is an alcohol free oral antiseptic formula. Halita is a 24 hour fresh breath spray that...

  • Duraphat shortage.
    Williams, S. // British Dental Journal; 1/9/2010, Vol. 208 Issue 1, p4 

    The article presents a concern from a sender on the shortage of Duraphat varnish, a solution needed for dental artistry. It mentions that the cause of the shortage is due to the unavailability of one of the major ingredients of the varnish. Moreover, Clinpro White Varnish which contains 50...

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