Digital dentistry: scope and technologies in orthodontics Digital dentistry may refer to any dental technology or device that incorporates digital or computer-controlled components in contrast...


Manufacturers of dental supplies can make a huge difference when it comes to global warming by reducing greenhouse gases in their production. As a leading...


Artificial Intelligence (AI) is more and more part of our daily routine, from voice- powered personal assistants, like Siri and Alexa, to more underlying...


 

In these years, different kind of rotary instruments were created for root canal shaping. The aim of using these instruments was to create a correct tapered ...


Patient’s anxiety, surgical difficulty, medical background can lead the dentist to choose to perform the wisdom tooth extraction under general rather than...


In specific types of cases, removal of one mandibular incisor can greatly facilitate orthodontic treatment. There are 2 primary indications: (1) severe...


Poor oral hygiene has been implicated in the development of aspiration pneumonia in frail patients. In fact inadequate oral care can cause colonisation of...


Oral pathology     06 November 2019

Multiple white lesions

Co-authors: F. Scotti, M. Mandaglio, S. Decani, E. Baruzzi

An 83-year-old female patient arrives in urgency complaining of noticeable exacerbation of the symptoms at the level of oral mucous. The patient, non-smoker...


Dentsply Sirona continues to support dental missions around the world, helping to deliver dental care to kids of Tecpán and Chivarabal in the region of Chimaltenango, Guatemala where access to care...


An interview with Dr. Nazzareno Bassetti

After the positive welcome of the Italian edition and the translations into Portuguese, Spanish, Chinese and Korean, Edra now publishes The vertical dimension...


Color has been scientifically investigated by linking color appearance to colorimetric measurements of the light that enters the eye. However, the main purpose...


The restoration of endodontically treated teeth is always a topic of crucial attention for dentists. If until a few years ago, the therapeutic choice of...


It is estimated that 1 in 2 women and 1 in 5 men over the age of 50 may develop a fracture due to osteoporosis. Osteoporosis is defined as a skeletal disease...


Gingival recession (GR) may be considered a gingival and/or alveolar mucosal defect with functional repercussion since progressive GR is caused by loss of...


Contemporary computer-aided design and manufacturing (CAD/CAM) systems involve a wide range of dental restoration indications such as inlays, onlays, laminate...


Dental pulp in deciduous teeth can be involved earlier than in permanent teeth in the progression of carious lesions. In addiction it is also known that...


From October 1st to 5th the annual meeting of the Academy of Dental Materials (ADM) was held in Jackson Hole (Wyoming, USA), entitled: "Materials to...


Jackson Hole (Wyoming, USA) hosted the annual meeting of the Academy of Dental Materials (ADM) in the first week of October, entitled:  "Materials to Enable the Evolution/Revolution of Digital...


In the past years, traditional dentistry, has been attracted by inert material that do not interact with the oral environment, present no changes in their...


There is increasing interest in the role of the orthodontist both in screening for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and as a practitioner who may be valuable in...


 
 

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