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Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 31
Published: 19 July 2023
10.1159/000530550
EISBN: 978-3-318-07166-5
..., encompassing 16 chapters, all peer reviewed ad hoc by international experts in the field of dentistry. Individual chapters might express different views about subjects included in this monograph – considered an enrichment of the book rather than a contradiction in terms. The question of coronal caries...
Book Chapter
Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 31
Published: 19 July 2023
10.1159/000530560
EISBN: 978-3-318-07166-5
... Abstract This chapter summarizes the clinical data on coronal caries distribution and sociodemographic drivers in children, adults, and older people, at a global level. Mapping global caries prevalence showed an extreme variation on the prevalence, revealing still high rates in several...
Book Chapter
Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 31
Published: 19 July 2023
10.1159/000530557
EISBN: 978-3-318-07166-5
... mineral alteration has taken place within the dentine. The microorganisms mainly invade the dentine during enamel cavitation. In this chapter, the current improvement of knowledge on advanced carious lesions has been assessed in detail both histologically and radiographically. From a radiographic point...
Book Chapter
Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 31
Published: 19 July 2023
10.1159/000530556
EISBN: 978-3-318-07166-5
... Abstract The development of the human dentition is prone to disruption due to its delicate and complex nature – including variations in tooth number and anatomical form and in the characteristics of enamel, dentine, and cementum. This chapter will focus on developmental defects of dental enamel...
Book Chapter
Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 31
Published: 19 July 2023
10.1159/000530559
EISBN: 978-3-318-07166-5
... the acid impact. This chapter provides an updated, evidence-based understanding of the interactions between enamel and oral fluids. Abstract Despite all the current knowledge in cariology, research is still being carried out nowadays trying to make dental enamel resistant to dental caries. Since...
Book Chapter
Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 31
Published: 19 July 2023
10.1159/000530558
EISBN: 978-3-318-07166-5
... conditions will bring an essential understanding of the disease process. Recent advances in omics approaches provide an unparalleled potential to reveal new insights about dental caries. This chapter will discuss a broader perspective on the etiology and pathogenesis of coronal dental caries from biofilm...
Book Chapter
Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 31
Published: 19 July 2023
10.1159/000530565
EISBN: 978-3-318-07166-5
... Abstract In this chapter, diet is revisited to shed light on its role in caries development and management in contemporary populations. Measures applied to promote a rational consumption of sugars and changes observed in sugars consumption are also addressed. A cariogenic diet provokes...
Book Chapter
Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 31
Published: 19 July 2023
10.1159/000530562
EISBN: 978-3-318-07166-5
... Abstract This chapter considers the main principles guiding diagnosis of the disease dental caries in clinical practice by means of clinical examination and radiographs as adjunct method. Dental professionals have been trained to diagnose caries disease by assessing clinical symptoms and signs...
Book Chapter
Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 31
Published: 19 July 2023
10.1159/000530561
EISBN: 978-3-318-07166-5
... images and has to be understood as an emerging technology, which requires extensive research in the future. The aim of this chapter is to give an overview of different possibilities to detect coronal caries lesions and suggestions of how to improve this process. Abstract In recent decades...
Book Chapter
Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 31
Published: 19 July 2023
10.1159/000530563
EISBN: 978-3-318-07166-5
... continuous process, and thus lesions can progress or regress impacted by multiple factors at different times during life [ 11, 12 ]. This chapter aims to review existing instruments to assess caries risk in practice, how risk is generally classified, common risk factors assessed, evidence supporting...
Book Chapter
Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 31
Published: 19 July 2023
10.1159/000530564
EISBN: 978-3-318-07166-5
... Abstract Fluoride is the main agent used to control dental caries, with a very successful history after its widespread implementation worldwide, resulting in significant caries declines around the globe. In this chapter, the mechanism of action and peculiarities of different methods of fluoride...
Book Chapter
Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 31
Published: 19 July 2023
10.1159/000530589
EISBN: 978-3-318-07166-5
... progression at clinical and/or radiographic levels. This chapter considers the implementation of the nonoperative treatment of caries disease in daily practice with a focus on its biological determinants. The treatment planning is based on the information gathered through patients’ anamnesis, clinical...
Book Chapter
Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 31
Published: 19 July 2023
10.1159/000530613
EISBN: 978-3-318-07166-5
... contamination of a cavity before placing the restoration was replaced by the current knowledge that maintaining contaminated dentin beneath restorations is inevitable and is not associated with treatment failure. This chapter brings together the body of evidence behind carious dentin removal to indicate...
Book Chapter
Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 31
Published: 19 July 2023
10.1159/000530611
EISBN: 978-3-318-07166-5
... in the previous chapter. Briefly, operative interventions in cariology aim to aid biofilm removal and lesion arrest by cavity sealing, avoiding pulpal damage, and restoring form, function, and esthetics [ 1 ]. Thus, it could be logical to assume that the selection of restorative materials and techniques would...
Book Chapter
Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 31
Published: 19 July 2023
10.1159/000530614
EISBN: 978-3-318-07166-5
... of any research relevant to this work. Author Contributions L. Foster Page, W. Thomson, S. Baker and K. Bekes made substantial contributions to the conception and design of the work, analysis, and interpretation of data for the chapter. L. Foster Page, W. Thomson and S. Baker drafted and revised...
Book Chapter
Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 31
Published: 19 July 2023
10.1159/000530612
EISBN: 978-3-318-07166-5
... in such research. Finally, “social science research” and “industry-academia collaborations” are essential for implementing research results in society. From these perspectives, this chapter provides an overview of the future prospects for caries research. Basic Research (Fig...
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Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 28
Published: 07 January 2020
10.1159/000455365
EISBN: 978-3-318-06517-6
.... Vitamins and minerals, which are found in small amounts in most foods, are essential for normal metabolic function. This chapter provides an overview of the impact of nutrients on general and oral health, with an emphasis on macronutrients. Introduction Diet and nutrition are fundamental...
Book Chapter
Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 28
Published: 07 January 2020
10.1159/000455367
EISBN: 978-3-318-06517-6
... control of diet and nutritional risk factors. This chapter aims to discuss in greater detail dental caries, dental erosion/erosive tooth wear, periodontal diseases, oral cancer, and dry mouth condition from this perspective. Figure 1 shows examples of the first four conditions. Fig. 1...
Book Chapter
Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 28
Published: 07 January 2020
10.1159/000455369
EISBN: 978-3-318-06517-6
... elements. This chapter attempts to review the importance of these dietary macroelements on oral health, and in particular their role in tooth loss, dental caries, erosive tooth wear and periodontal disease. Calcium and phosphate make up the bulk of the mineralized human tissues. Adequate intake of both...
Book Chapter
Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 28
Published: 07 January 2020
10.1159/000499007
EISBN: 978-3-318-06517-6
... Abstract Microelements are essential components of the diet. This chapter describes the effect of several such elements: zinc, copper, iron, tin, and iodine, on oral health. As part of normal diets, these elements have limited associations with specific oral conditions. This is partly because...