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Book Chapter
Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 27
Published: 24 September 2018
10.1159/000487837
EISBN: 978-3-318-06369-1
... Abstract One of the most conservative ways to retain tooth structure, preserve pulpal health, and avoid invasive treatment is to simply completely seal established carious lesions. A tight seal to isolate the biofilm and arrest the lesion can be successfully achieved using a sealant material...
Book Chapter
Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 27
Published: 24 September 2018
10.1159/000487835
EISBN: 978-3-318-06369-1
... and a restoration placed. The Hall Technique is a method for managing carious primary molar teeth where a preformed stainless-steel crown, also known as a preformed metal crown, is seated over a tooth, sealing in, and not removing carious tissue. This chapter discusses the rationale behind the Hall Technique...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 65
Published: 22 January 2007
10.1159/000098809
EISBN: 978-3-318-01343-6
... Abstract An overview of various proposed sealing procedures of the oval window proposed forstapedectomy or stapedotomy are presented. These include vein graft, adipose tissue andsubstances like Gelfoam or Merogel. The advantages and pitfalls with these materials arediscussed. ...
Book Chapter
Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 31
Published: 19 July 2023
10.1159/000530613
EISBN: 978-3-318-07166-5
... a conservative treatment, aiming to preserve both tooth vitality and structure. Studies that evaluated the effects of sealing contaminated dentin are described, which are focused on different outcomes, such as microbiological counts, clinical characteristics, laboratory analysis, and radiographic findings. Long...
Book Chapter
Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 27
Published: 24 September 2018
10.1159/000487832
EISBN: 978-3-318-06369-1
... Abstract Caries is no longer seen as an infectious disease, and the aim of treating carious lesions is to control their activity, not to remove the lesion itself. Such control can be implemented by sealing off the lesion from the environment, with sealed bacteria being deprived from...
Book Chapter
Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 31
Published: 19 July 2023
10.1159/000530611
EISBN: 978-3-318-07166-5
... Abstract After the caries lesion reaches a certain extent of tooth structure loss, a restoration is often needed to repair the defect. Operative interventions in cariology aim to aid biofilm removal and lesion arrest by cavity sealing, avoid pulpal damage, and restore form, function...
Book Chapter
Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 21
Published: 17 June 2009
10.1159/000224222
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9185-0
... that questions the traditional methods of caries removal and restoring the tooth. In parallel, there is a growing movement exploring the merits of therapeutically sealing caries into the tooth. This philosophy is alien to many of today’s dentists and, until further randomized controlled trials are carried out...
Book Chapter
Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 27
Published: 24 September 2018
EISBN: 978-3-318-06369-1
..., Saunders RH: Clinical radiographic evaluation of sealed carious and sound tooth surfaces. J Am Dent Assoc 1986;113:751-754. 11. Handelman SL, Leverett DH, Solomon ES, Brenner CM: Use of adhesive sealants over occlusal carious lesions: radiographic evaluation. Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 1981;9:256...
Book Chapter
Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 31
Published: 19 July 2023
EISBN: 978-3-318-07166-5
..., Morgan-Trimmer S, Fitzsimmons D, Aawar N, et al. Seal or Varnish? A randomised controlled trial to determine the relative cost and effectiveness of pit and fissure sealant and fluoride varnish in preventing dental decay. Health Technol Assess. 2017 Apr;21(21):1–256. 43. Marghalani AA, Guinto E, Phan...
Book Chapter
Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 27
Published: 24 September 2018
10.1159/000487843
EISBN: 978-3-318-06369-1
... Abstract Non-cleansable carious lesions where sealing is no longer an option should be restored in the vast majority of cases. Prior to restoring the cavity, carious tissue removal is performed, mainly to increase the longevity of the restoration. Such removal, however, should not be conducted...
Book Chapter
Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 27
Published: 24 September 2018
10.1159/000487838
EISBN: 978-3-318-06369-1
... regarding how we truly assess pulpal health, what would other dental practitioners think if the patient moved practice, and how do we monitor such sealed residual caries in the future. These issues will all be discussed in this chapter but should at present not preclude dental practitioners from adopting...
Book Chapter
Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 81
Published: 07 May 2018
10.1159/000485579
EISBN: 978-3-318-06315-8
... our classification of PLF into 4 categories. Furthermore, we will summarize a nationwide survey using a novel and widely used biomarker (Cochlin-tomoprotein [CTP]) for PLF diagnosis in Japan and present the results of the new diagnostic criteria. PLF is surgically correctable by sealing the fistula...
Book Chapter
Series: Frontiers of Neurology and Neuroscience
Volume: 37
Published: 17 November 2015
10.1159/000437121
EISBN: 978-3-318-05597-9
... intranidal and distal flow-related aneurysms and ‘sealing' any rupture site or focal angioarchitectural weakness when one can be clearly identified and safely accessed. Radiosurgery is not performed in acutely ruptured AVMs because its therapeutic effects occur in a delayed fashion. Introduction...
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Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 82
Published: 02 November 2015
10.1159/000382005
EISBN: 978-3-318-05499-6
... into the superior vena cava and intravenous infusions were given overnight so that the catheter could be sealed by day in order to maximize ambulation and social integration. However, quality of life has suffered by the association of serious complications related to permanent catheterization - mostly in the form...
Book Chapter
Series: Developments in Ophthalmology
Volume: 54
Published: 27 August 2014
10.1159/000360451
EISBN: 978-3-318-02661-0
... that will not leak. Misaligning the conjunctiva from the scleral hole prevents a vitreous wick from extending external to the conjunctiva. Flattening the sclera on trocar insertion provides a longer wound cord length, which is less likely to leak, and angling the incision has been proven to seal better in both...
Book Chapter
Series: Developments in Ophthalmology
Volume: 54
Published: 27 August 2014
10.1159/000360459
EISBN: 978-3-318-02661-0
..., tears treated with this technique were all adequately buckled and closed from one procedure. A well-controlled location and support distribution of the buckle was possible through the suprachoroidal space. The buckling effect was enough to seal the tears and support the chorioretinal scarring time...
Book Chapter
Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 25
Published: 24 June 2014
10.1159/000360557
EISBN: 978-3-318-02553-8
... the enzymatic degradation of demineralised collagen. The application of adhesives and/or fissure sealants is considered to be an effective alternative to fluoride, but requires professional application and, depending on the product used, a re-sealing of the surface every several months. Studies testing film...
Book Chapter
Series: Monographs in Oral Science
Volume: 24
Published: 28 May 2014
10.1159/000358793
EISBN: 978-3-318-02596-5
..., and in the elderly it is a consequence of neurodegenerative disease. The underlying cause is patient inability to seal the lips, excess salivation and the inability to adequately swallow saliva. The estimated mean prevalence of drooling in such elderly patients is 37%. Drooling can give rise to irritation...
Book Chapter
Series: Nestlé Nutrition Institute Workshop Series
Volume: 72
Published: 24 September 2012
10.1159/000339979
EISBN: 978-3-318-02114-1
... was designed to identify clinical signs of impaired efficacy (labial seal, oral and pharyngeal residue, and piecemeal deglutition) and impaired safety of swallow (voice changes, cough and decrease in oxygen saturation ≥3%). It starts with nectar viscosity and increasing bolus volume, then liquid and finally...
Book Chapter
Published: 22 March 2011
10.1159/000322440
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9673-2
... controversial. Herbals that can be given to CD patients include Boswellia serrata gum resin and Curcuma longa extracts. Non-herbal medicine which has already been given in CD includes seal oil, acupuncture and moxibustion. Other medications that can be given to CD are antidiarrheals, laxatives...