No. 3-4 / 2022 - Pages: 189-201
The aim of this article is to present the latest document of the World Health Organization, the Global Report on Oral Health, published in November 2022. The objectives and sections of the report are briefly presented, as well as the structure of each chapter.
No. 3-4 / 2022 - Pages: 202-212
Abstract Aim: To investigate parental perceptions on oral health of young Romanian Special Olympics (SO) athletes and compare it to clinical findings. Methods: Parents/legal representatives of 118 Romanian SO athletes under 18 years of age participating in a National SO event (Deva, 2019) answered a printed questionnaire regarding their children’s oral health and perceived impact
No. 3-4 / 2022 - Pages: 213-225
Congenital dental anomalies that include abnormalities of shape, number, volume, structure, and position occur in both the primary and permanent dentition. Their prevalence is higher in the primary dentition and varies from 0.5% to 7%.
No. 3-4 / 2022 - Pages: 226-240
Abstract. Aim. Assessment of parents’ knowledge regarding the sealing as a preventive method for caries in first permanent molar (FPM). Material and method. Observational study using electronic questionnaire method on a study group (SG) of 110 parents (105 women, 5 men) aged between 24 and 48 years (mean age=34.89±4.60 years). Parents’ knowledge on the moment
No. 3-4 / 2022 - Pages: 241-255
Abstract Aim: assessment of the caries damage of the second primary molars (SPrM) and the impact on the caries damage of the first permanent molar (FPM). Material and method: retrospective study on dental files of 180 children (86 boys) aged between 6 and 11, examined and treated in the Pedodontics Department, Carol Davila University Bucharest
No. 3-4 / 2022 - Pages: 256-229
THE MULTIDISCIPLINARY APPROACH TO TEMPOROMANDIBULAR JOINT DYSFUNCTIONS Cristina Brăileanu*, Georgeta Zegan** *Spitalul Clinic de Urgență pentru Copii “Sf. Maria” Iași, România **U.M.F. “Grigore T. Popa” Iași, România This paper presents an overview of the etiological factors involved in temporomandibular joint dysfunctions, emphasizing the importance of a multidisciplinary approach. The etiology of temporomandibular joint (TMJ) dysfunctions
Abstract Objectives: The aim of this study was to evaluate the performance of laser fluorescence