Citations with the tag: PERIODONTAL disease
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- PREGNANCY AND PERIODONTAL DISEASE.
Rethman, Michael P. // Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA); May2011, Vol. 142 Issue 5, p484
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "The Effectiveness of Periodontal Treatment During Pregnancy in Reducing the Risk of Experiencing Preterm Birth and Low Birth Weight: A Meta-analysis," by Anna Uppal and colleagues in the December 2010 issue.
- THE AUTHORS REPLY.
N�stor J. L�pez; Patr�cio C. Smith; Gutierrez, Jorge // Journal of Dental Research; Aug2002, Vol. 81 Issue 8, p517
A letter is presented from the authors of the article "Higher risk of preterm birth and low birth weight in women with periodontal disease," which appeared in a prior issue. They are addressing the contents of a letter in the current issue.
- The authors reply.
Fisher, Monica A.; Taylor, George W.; Tilashalski, Ken R. // Journal of Dental Research; Dec2005, Vol. 84 Issue 12, p1086
The article presents a response from the authors of �Smokeless tobacco and severe active periodontal disease� to a letter in the current issue that raised concerns about their work.
- Gums & Heart Disease.
Fisher, Monica A.; Taylor, George W.; Tilashalski, Ken R. // Men's Fitness; Aug2002, Vol. 18 Issue 8, p32
Focuses on the possible increase in the risk for cardiovascular diseases due to periodontal diseases.
- Periodontal Disease and Environmental Cadmium Exposure.
Guzzi, Gianpaolo; Pigatto, Paolo D.; Ronchi, Anna // Environmental Health Perspectives; Dec2009, Vol. 117 Issue 12, pA535
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article on the association between environmental exposure to cadmium and periodontal disease.
- Gum disease begins at home.
Guzzi, Gianpaolo; Pigatto, Paolo D.; Ronchi, Anna // Executive Health's Good Health Report; Jan1998, Vol. 34 Issue 4, p4
Focuses on the finding by dental experts that microbes that cause periodontal disease can be passed within families via saliva. Percentage of Americans over the age of 18 that suffer from some form of gum disease; Description of how the disease can be passed via saliva; Steps that families can...
- Periodontal disease: Treatment can save teeth.
Guzzi, Gianpaolo; Pigatto, Paolo D.; Ronchi, Anna // HealthFacts; Apr97, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p1
Reports on a study conducted at the University of Iowa College of Dentistry which showed that majority of teeth were saved in 114 patients who had moderate to advanced periodontitis diagnosed before 1987. Number of cases of people that did not respond to surgical treatment; Treatment...
- THE EDITOR'S VIEWPOINT.
H. B. G. R. // Journal of Dental Research; Feb1951, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p1
The article introduces topics in this issue of "Journal of Dental Research" which include periodontal disease in Indian refugees, phosphatase activity in the vessels and collagenous fibers in the gingiva, and the incidence of dental caries in Central China.
- Sick gums, sick body.
H. B. G. R. // Consumer Reports on Health; Dec98, Vol. 10 Issue 12, p5
Cites complications related to periodontal disease. Infected valves and joints; Coronary heart disease; Diabetes; Respiratory disease; Premature delivery.
- Oral health inseparable from total health.
Column, Guest // Fort Worth Business Press; 06/16/2000, Vol. 13 Issue 8, p4A
Reports on the release of the report `Oral Health in America: A Report of the Surgeon General.' Confirmation that signs of life-threatening disease appear in the mouth before they show up in other parts of the body; Link between periodontal disease and the development of serious illnesses; How...
- Who's at risk for periodontal disease?
Column, Guest // USA Today Magazine; Oct97, Vol. 126 Issue 2629, p12
Looks at people who are genetically susceptible to developing severe periodontal disease. What periodontal disease is a result of; The study by Kenneth Kornman, chief scientific officer, Medical Science Systems, San Antonio, Texas ; What to do if you test positive for the genotype that causes...
- Periodontal Disease and Pregnant Diabetics.
Column, Guest // USA Today Magazine; Feb2002, Vol. 130 Issue 2681, p8
Reports on the susceptibility of pregnant diabetics to periodontal disease. Symptoms; Risk of developing preterm, low-birth-weight baby; Difficulty of controlling diabetes in the presence of a bacterial infection.
- Outcomes Associated with Supportive Periodontal Therapy in Smokers and Nonsmokers.
Meinberg, Trudy A.; Canarsky-Handley, Anna M.; McClenahan, Andrea K.; Poulsen, Dara D.; Marx, David B.; Reinhardt, Richard A. // Journal of Dental Hygiene; Winter2001, Vol. 75 Issue 1, p15
Examines the effects of smoking status on retrospective and radiographic measures of periodontal disease. Observations of a higher incidence of periodontal pockets among smokers; Use of a general linear statistical model in evaluating clinical data; Incidence of a rapid accumulation of clinical...
- Local or systemic metronidazole with scaling and root planing does not increase clinical attachment level.
Niederman, Richard // Evidence-Based Dentistry; Mar2000, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p9
Objective To test whether treatment of periodontal disease with scaling and root planing plus metronidazole, compared with scaling and root planing alone, increases clinical attachment. Design A randomised single blind controlled trial. Intervention Ninety subjects stratified for periodontitis...
- Continuous radiographic visualization of the mandibular nutrient canals.
Wang, P D; Serman, N J; Kaufman, E // Dentomaxillofacial Radiology; Mar2001, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p131
The continuous radiographic appearance of the course of mandibular nutrient canals (NC), originating from the incisive branch of the inferior alveolar neurovascular bundle bilaterally, showing anastomoses and terminating in the interdental area of the anterior teeth, is reported for the first time.
- Detection of simulated periodontal bone gain by digital subtraction radiography with tuned-aperture computed tomography. The effect of angular disparity.
Chai-U-Dom, O; Ludlow, J B; Tyndall, D A; Webber, R L // Dentomaxillofacial Radiology; Mar2001, Vol. 30 Issue 2, p92
OBJECTIVES:: To investigate the influence of angular disparity on observer detection of simulated bone gain in digital subtraction radiography using tuned-aperture computed tomography (TACT�). MATERIALS AND METHODS:: Simulated periodontal defects were created in interproximal and buccal or...
- Periodontitis for medical practitioners.
Watts, Trevor L.P. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition); 03/28/98, Vol. 316 Issue 7136, p993
Provides information on periodontitis essential to general practitioners. Classification of the disease; Epidemiology and microbiology of the disease; Periodontal treatment. INSETS: Summary points;Common misconceptions about periodontitis.
- Periodontal abscess.
Varghese, Jothi // Journal of Interdisciplinary Dentistry; Jan-Jun2012, Vol. 2 Issue 1, p55
A letter to the editor on periodontal abscesses is presented.
- Association between periodontal and peri-implant conditions: a 10-year prospective study.
Varghese, Jothi // British Dental Journal; 6/12/2004, Vol. 196 Issue 11, p681
Presents an abstract of the article "Association Between Periodontal and Peri-Implant Conditions: A 10-Year Prospective Study."
- The Role of the Microflora in Periodontal Disease.
van Palenstein Helderman, W. H. // Quintessence International; Jun1980, Vol. 11 Issue 6, p49
An excerpt from one of the eighteen papers presented at the Workshop in Dublin, Ireland on the Efficacy of Treatment Procedure is presented.
- Point of Care.
Gould, Tim; Clark, Gary A.; Drouin, Louis; Logue, Terrie // Journal of the Canadian Dental Association; Sep2003, Vol. 69 Issue 8, p528
The article presents questions and answers related to dentistry, including the ideal recall interval for supportive periodontal treatment, factors that should be considered before proposing surgical crown lengthening to a patient having a subgingival tooth fracture, and critical factors for...
- What is the Role of Inflammation in the Relationship Between Periodontal Disease and General Health?
Iacopino, Anthony M. // Journal of the Canadian Dental Association; Oct2008, Vol. 74 Issue 8, p695
The article provides an answer to the question on the role of inflammation in the relationship between periodontal disease and general health.
- Periodontal diseases and the risk of coronary heart and cerebrovascular diseases: a meta-analysis.
Watts, Trevor // British Dental Journal; 4/23/2005, Vol. 198 Issue 8, p481
Presents an abstract of the article "Periodontal Diseases and the Risk of Coronary Heart and Cerebrovascular Diseases: A Meta-Analysis," by Y. S. Khader, Z. S. M. Albashaireh, et al.
- Fluoride use in periodontal therapy: A review of the literature.
Paine, Michael L.; Rich, Sandra K.; Slots, J�rgen // Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA); Jan1998, Vol. 129 Issue 1, p69
Assesses the utility of fluoride in patients with periodontal disease. Details on the use of fluorides in the management of gum diseases; Relationship between fluoride and dental caries; Indepth look at the changes which took place in the dental industry; Reference made to tooth sensitivity;...
- Validity and Accuracy of a Risk Calculator in Predicting Periodontal Disease.
Page, R.C.; Krall, E.A.; Martin, J.; Mancl, L.; Garcia, R.I. // Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA); May2002, Vol. 133 Issue 5, p569
Focuses on the wellness model of periodontal care used for assessing risks associated with periodontal diseases. Validity evaluation of the risk prediction model using a computer-based tool; Assessment of actual periodontal status in terms of alveolar bone loss and periodontally affected teeth...
- Small but Potentially Misleading.
Kovaleski, Maria L. // Access; Nov2005, Vol. 19 Issue 9, p15
The article presents a letter to the editor about the use of ultraviolet-free blue light for tooth-whitening and periodontal disease in the August 2005 issue.
- Inflammation: Its Impact on Oral Health and the Total Body.
Hovliaras Deiozier, Christine A. // Access; Aug2008, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p2
The article discusses various reports published within the issue including one on periodontal disease and another on fluoride varnishes.
- Is periodontal disease preventable?
Kowolik, Michael J.; Macphee, I. T.; Adams, Henry D. M. // Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine; Oct1983, Vol. 76 Issue 10, p891
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article about prevention periodontal disease in the May 1983 issue.
- Is periodontal disease preventable?
Manson, J. D. // Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine; Oct1983, Vol. 76 Issue 10, p891
A response to a letter to the editor about periodontal disease in the May 1983 issue is presented.
- The association between periodontal disease, physical activity and healthy diet among adults in Jordan.
Manson, J. D. // British Dental Journal; 7/1/2011, Vol. 211 Issue 1, p23
Both lack of exercise and poor diet were associated with periodontal disease.
- The authors reply.
Janket, Sok-Ja; Van Dyke, Thomas E.; Jones, Judith A. // Journal of Dental Research; Apr2006, Vol. 85 Issue 4, p294
A response by Sok-Ja Janket, Thomas E. Van Dyke and Judith A. Jones to a letter to the editor about their article "Periodontal Treatment and Glycemic Control in Diabetic Patients: The Problem of a Possible Hawthorne Effect,� which appeared in a previous issue is presented.
- Financial stress linked to periodontal disease.
Janket, Sok-Ja; Van Dyke, Thomas E.; Jones, Judith A. // Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA); Oct95, Vol. 126 Issue 10, p1346
Reports that financial stress may be linked to periodontal disease, according to a study sponsored by the National Institute of Dental Research. Comparison of study participants' psychological profiles with oral health status; Greater risks of per iodontal disease for highly emotional patients.
- Tetracycline-fiber therapy scores high on three counts.
Mark, Anita B. // Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA); Oct95, Vol. 126 Issue 10, p1350
Reports that tetracycline (TC) fiber therapy may aid in treating periodontal disease. Improvement of periodontal health and bacterial counts; Combination of TC fiber therapy with sealing.
- Periodontal disease in rheumatoid arthritis and Sjogren�s syndrome: a modifiable risk factor for atherosclerosis?
Rachapalli, Satish // Rheumatology International; Feb2009, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p479
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article on the prevalence of periodontal disease in rheumatoid arthritis and Sjogren's syndrome previously published.
- EDITOR'S VIEWPOINT.
Rachapalli, Satish // Journal of Dental Research; Feb1952, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p1
The article discusses various reports published within the issue including one about the link between periodontal diseases and systemic diseases, another about the presence of collagenase in dental pockets, and another about effective antibiotics for treating oral spirochetes.
- EDITOR'S VIEWPOINT.
H. B. G. R. // Journal of Dental Research; Feb1956, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p1
The article discusses various reports within the issue including one regarding periodontal lesions that occur in African white-tailed rats.
- Periodontal therapy: A useful adjunct to improve glycemic control.
Goyal, Lata; Gupta, N. D.; Bey, Afshan // Journal of Pharmacy & Bioallied Sciences; Apr-Jun2012, Vol. 4 Issue 2, p173
A letter to the editor on periodontal therapy is presented.
- Studies show link between diabetes, severity of periodontal disease.
Goyal, Lata; Gupta, N. D.; Bey, Afshan // Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA); Sep93, Vol. 124 Issue 9, p24
Reports on studies showing the linkage between diabetes and periodontal disease. Risk factors as age, diabetes and smoking; Older diabetic smokers infected with Bacteriodes forsythus or Porphyromonas gingivalis as risk factors; Loss of teeth structure.
- Abstract issue.
Spittal, R. // British Dental Journal; 3/13/2004, Vol. 196 Issue 5, p247
Presents a letter to the editor concerning abstracts on periodontal disease in the volume 195, 2003 issue.
- Guidelines for Periodontal Therapy.
Spittal, R. // Pediatric Dentistry; Reference Manual 2003-2004, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p123
The article presents an overview of guidelines for periodontal therapy that were either endorsed or reaffirmed by the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry in 1992, 1993, 2000, 2001 and 2003.
- PERIODONTAL DISEASE AND OTHER DISEASES.
Pallasch, Thomas J.; Lamster, Ira B. // Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA); Jan2009, Vol. 140 Issue 1, p16
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "The Relationship of Periodontal Disease to Diseases and Disorders at Distant Sites," by Dr. Ira Lamster and colleagues in the October 2008 issue.
- What is gum disease?
Pallasch, Thomas J.; Lamster, Ira B. // Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA); Jan2011, Vol. 142 Issue 1, p111
The article offers information on the causes, symptoms, and prevention of gum diseases. It states that gum disease is also called periodontal disease, an inflammation of the gums that can lead to the loss of the tissue that hold the teeth in place. It indicates that the symptoms of the disease...
- Forgotten medical role.
Newman, H. N. // British Dental Journal; 8/27/2011, Vol. 211 Issue 4, p152
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the editorial "Periodontal diseases - who cares?"
- Balance required.
Ahearne, J. // British Dental Journal; 5/26/2007, Vol. 202 Issue 10, p581
A letter to the editor is presented in response to comments made on the author's article about the possible association between periodontal disease and systemic disease.
Ahearne, J. // Journal of the Irish Dental Association; Jun/Jul2011, Vol. 57 Issue 3, p128
A quiz about a localised gingival swelling is presented.
- Magnesium deficiency is associated with periodontal disease.
Ahearne, J. // British Dental Journal; 3/11/2006, Vol. 200 Issue 5, p263
The article presents an abstract of the article "Magnesium Deficiency is Associated With Periodontal Disease."
- Effect of non-surgical periodontal treatment with or without doxycycline on the periodontium of type 1 diabetic patients.
Ahearne, J. // British Dental Journal; 3/11/2006, Vol. 200 Issue 5, p263
The article presents an abstract of the article "Effects of Non-Surgical Periodontal Treatment With or Without Doxycycline on the Periodontium of Type 1 Diabetic Patients."
- Epigenetics: New Explanations for Old Problems?
Iacopino, Anthony M. // Journal of the Canadian Dental Association; 2010, Vol. 76, p1
A blog related to the role of oral biofilms while studying the link between periodontal disease and chronic inflammatory diseases is presented.
- 2nd Prize: Association between periodontal diseases and intra-amniotic infections: current state of knowledge.
Sansfa�on, Jeanne // Journal of the Canadian Dental Association; 2010, Vol. 76, p1
A blog related to the research project "Association between periodontal diseases and intra-amniotic infections: current state of knowledge," by Jeanne Sansfa�on is presented.
- Gum disease linked with prematurity.
Sansfa�on, Jeanne // Mothering; Apr-Jun97, Issue 83, p67
Discusses the major public health problem in the United States regarding low birthweight. Percentage occurrence of newborns of low birthweight; Periodontal disease and low birthweight; Others.