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Dental World

Published quarterly, Dental World includes news of the Academy, its Foundation, and its Regions and Sections in the United States and abroad. This offical newsletter of the Pierre Fauchard Academy contains news of individual members throughout the world, announcements of meetings, abstracts of selected articles from the world of dentistry with comments, reviews of books written by PFA members, and occasional editorials.  Dental World appears four times a year as an insert in Dental Abstracts which is distributed bimonthly as part of the membership benefits to Fellows of the Academy.

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Dental Abstracts

Dental Abstracts is the official publication of the Pierre Fauchard Academy.  Information from around the globe is presented in this bimonthly publication featuring approximately 50 abstracts from key articles in dentistry. Dental Abstracts keeps dentists informed of developments and advances in general dentistry and its specialties in an easy-to-read, abstract format. Graphs, tables, and figures that have appeared in original articles are also included. This time-saving publication covers topics such as guided tissue regeneration, treatments for anterior single tooth implants, clinical evaluation of dentin bonding agents, and more.

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Dental Abstracts Issue

Dental Abstracts (2014)

July 18, 2014
  • Mid-level providers will harm patients and the dental profession
  • Five health care trends and their implications for dental care
  • Table of Contents
  • Editorial Board
  • Dental hard tissue effects
  • Power brushing
  • When to change toothbrushes
  • Long-term preventive effects of xylitol
  • First visits for children
  • Nitrous oxide−oxygen sedation
  • Midazolam sedation
  • Imaging to predict third molar extraction complications
  • Preemptive analgesia
  • Denture stomatitis treatment
  • Prophylactic third molar removal
  • Screw or cement retention
  • To treat or extract and implant
  • Frailty's impact on oral health
  • Managing fearful or anxious patients
  • Screening for diabetes in dental settings
  • Nonsurgical periodontal treatment and diabetes
  • Oral effects of cancer treatment
  • Mouth cancer
  • Maxillary implant overdentures
  • Diagnosing and treating bad breath
  • Technological advances
  • Erosive wear
  • Preoperative apical periodontitis
  • Avoiding drug-drug interactions
  • Orthodontists' earnings
  • Phase-down of mercury
  • Dental materials research
  • What’s it gonna cost?
  • Technological solutions
  • What kind of seller are you?
  • Dealing with emotional distress
  • Professional misbehavior
  • Consequences of short-term orthodontics
  • Switching to the new technologies
  • Ch-ch-ch-changes
  • Gender inequalities in oral health
  • Adults lack dental coverage
  • Oral pain and drug-seeking behavior
  • Student debt
  • To extract or implant?
  • Interim therapeutic restorations via the virtual dental home
  • Repair of direct composite buildups
  • Reinforced glass-ionomer restorations
  • Sugar-sweetened beverages
  • In-office sedation
  • Oral appliance therapy
  • Creating value
  • Fluoridated salt
  • Overusing technology
  • Energy drinks impair troops
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    Dental World Submission Due Dates:

    2014 September-October Issue: 8/12/14


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