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domingo, 3 de septiembre de 2023

Painless anesthesia in pediatric dentistry - Application techniques and systems

Pediatric Medical Emergencies

Anesthesia helps control pain and improves the management of the pediatric patient, so it is important that the pediatric dentist knows the different anesthetic techniques to minimize the pain and stress of the patient.

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Manual in PDF 🔽 Manual of Local Anesthesia - Anesthetic techniques and anatomical references ... We share a dental anesthesia manual, which teaches us in a practical and simple way the different anesthetic techniques and their anatomical references

There are several factors that ensure effective anesthesia, such as knowledge of the anatomical structures, dosage, and administration of the anesthetic solution.

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There are currently several local anesthetic administration systems that improve the patient's experience during the dental procedure. Learn about the new painless local anesthesia administration systems and techniques in pediatric dentistry, and how to control pain in pediatric patients.

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Watch the video 🔽 Inferior alveolar nerve block Technique For Children - Tips and tricks ... The inferior alveolar nerve block technique is one of the most used, because it blocks the painful sensations of half of the tongue, lip, teeth and bone of the lower jaw


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👉 "Painless Anaesthesia in Pediatric Dentistry: An Updated Review" 👈


Kulkarni, Nupoor & Parakh, Anushka & Modi, Shagun & Mankare, Akash & Vanjari, Gauri & Fernandes, Gabriela. (2019). Painless Anaesthesia in Pediatric Dentistry: An Updated Review. IOSR Journal of Dental and Medical Sciences. 18. 67-71. 10.9790/0853-1804076771.

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viernes, 28 de julio de 2023

Medical emergencies in pediatric dentistry: Diagnosis and treatment

Pediatric Medical Emergencies

Pediatric medical emergencies can occur in the dental office, and the professional must be prepared to prevent, identify, diagnose, and treat these life-threatening events.

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Watch the video 🔽 How to handle medical emergencies in pediatric dentistry? ... We share a video that teaches us what should be the immediate behavior that the pediatric dentist should have in the event of a medical emergency in a pediatric patient (syncope / asthma / anaphylaxis)

The clinical history must be rigorous to identify any medical history that puts us on alert during dental management, such as allergies or heart disease.

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Let us know what are the pediatric medical emergencies that can happen during the dental consultation, their clinical manifestations and the definitive treatment.

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Article PDF 🔽 Management of mandibular fractures in children. Diagnosis and treatment. Case report ... The evaluation and treatment must be immediate to avoid functional disorders, serious consequences in the craniofacial development and in the aesthetics of the patient


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👉 "Management of Pediatric Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office" 👈


Steven Schwartz, DDS; Jayakumar Jayaraman, BDS, MDS, FDSRCS, MS, PhD Management of Pediatric Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office dentalcare.com

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domingo, 11 de junio de 2023

Bruxism: What are the symptoms? How is it diagnosed?

Bruxism

Bruxism is a parafunctional and multifactorial activity that consists of abnormal contact of the teeth (clenching or grinding), resulting in pain and alterations in the chewing muscles, temporomandibular joint, and teeth.

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Watch the video 🔽 What are the consequences of bruxism? ... In many cases, the patient does not know that he suffers from bruxism, and is detected when he attends the dentist motivated by another consultation

Bruxism can occur at any age, and must be diagnosed and treated in time to avoid its serious consequences and complications. Treatment is sometimes usually multidisciplinary.

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We share a review article on the symptoms of bruxism and its current concepts on the diagnosis and treatment of this pathology.

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Article PDF 🔽 How to Reduce a TMJ Dislocation? ... Dislocation of the temporomandibular joint is a painful condition that occurs when the mandibular condyle becomes fixed in the anterosuperior aspect of the articular eminence


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👉 "Diagnosis and treatment of bruxism: Concepts from past to present" 👈


Dr. Hema Kanathila, Dr. Ashwin Pangi, Dr. Bharathi Poojary, Dr. Mallikarjun Doddamani. Diagnosis and treatment of bruxism: Concepts from past to present. Int J Appl Dent Sci 2018;4(1):290-295.

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miércoles, 7 de junio de 2023

Manual of extraction techniques in pediatric dentistry - Step by step

Oral surgery

Tooth extraction is a routine treatment in the pediatric dentist's office. This procedure is performed when the tooth presents a deep caries and impossible reconstruction, fracture due to trauma, eruptive problems.

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Article PDF 🔽 Manual of Local Anesthesia - Anesthetic techniques and anatomical references ... The professional must know the appropriate administration technique for the dental procedure, the anatomical references, and the recommended dose for the patient

The characteristics of the primary teeth and the presence of the germs of the permanent teeth must be taken into account when performing a dental extraction.

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We share an article that shows us the anatomical considerations and the appropriate surgical technique when extracting teeth in pediatric patients.

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📌 Read and download the article in PDF : Extraction of Primary Dentition From Handbook of Clinical Techniques in Pediatric Dentistry



Chapter 8: Extraction of Primary Dentition From Handbook of Clinical Techniques in Pediatric Dentistry. Edited by Jane A. Soxman

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lunes, 29 de mayo de 2023

Antibiotics in dental infections in children. Which one to use?

Frenectomy

The oral cavity presents a flora that can be affected by an infectious process, at which point the flora becomes opportunistic. The use of antibiotics must be reasonable to control infectious processes.

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Article PDF 🔽 Oral Surgery: Use of laser in lingual frenectomy in pediatric patients ... We share an interesting clinical case of a 7-year-old girl referred by the orthodontist for a lingual frenectomy

The administration of drugs must be responsible to avoid antibiotic resistance (ability of a microorganism to resist the effects of a drug). Before prescribing a medication, it is necessary to review and analyze the drug to avoid resistance and other problems such as allergies.

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We share a study that analyzes the characteristics and use of the most widely used antibiotics in pediatric dentistry during a dental infection.

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Cherry, W.R., Lee, J.Y., Shugars, D.A., White, R.P., & Vann, W.F. (2012). Antibiotic use for treating dental infections in children: a survey of dentists' prescribing practices. Journal of the American Dental Association, 143 1, 31-8.

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sábado, 20 de mayo de 2023

What is frenectomy? Step by step surgical procedure

Frenectomy

In the oral cavity we can find two types of frenulum: the lingual and the labial. The alterations of the braces can cause aesthetic and phonetic problems. Treatment is sometimes multidisciplinary: pediatric dentist and speech therapist.

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Article PDF 🔽 Oral Surgery: Use of laser in lingual frenectomy in pediatric patients ... We share an interesting clinical case of a 7-year-old girl referred by the orthodontist for a lingual frenectomy

The frenectomy is performed under local anesthesia and has a short postoperative period without major complications. This surgical procedure can be performed on pediatric and adult patients.

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We share complete information about frenectomy, effectiveness and the step-by-step procedure regarding a clinical case. In addition to the case of a laser frenectomy in pediatric patients.

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Youtube/ Joseph R Nemeth DDS

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👉 "Surgical techniques for the treatment of ankyloglossia in children: a case series" 👈


Junqueira MA, Cunha NN, Costa e Silva LL, Araújo LB, Moretti AB, Couto Filho CE, Sakai VT. Surgical techniques for the treatment of ankyloglossia in children: a case series. J Appl Oral Sci. 2014 Jun;22(3):241-8. doi: 10.1590/1678-775720130629. PMID: 25025566; PMCID: PMC4072276.

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👉 "Frenectomy for the Correction of Ankyloglossia: A Review of Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines" 👈


Frenectomy for the Correction of Ankyloglossia: A Review of Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines [Internet]. Ottawa (ON): Canadian Agency for Drugs and Technologies in Health; 2016 Jun 15. PMID: 27403491.

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👉 "Treatment of ankyloglossia with dental laser in paediatric patients: Scoping review and a case report" 👈


Garrocho-Rangel A, Herrera-Badillo D, Pérez-Alfaro I, Fierro-Serna V, Pozos-Guillén A. Treatment of ankyloglossia with dental laser in paediatric patients: Scoping review and a case report. Eur J Paediatr Dent. 2019 Jun;20(2):155-163. doi: 10.23804/ejpd.2019.20.02.15. PMID: 31246095.

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martes, 16 de mayo de 2023

Epstein's pearls and Bohn's nodules: definition, characteristics and case report

gum cysts

Bohn's nodules and Epstein's pearls are benign cysts found in the oral cavity of a newborn. They are observed as small lumps that are distributed in the oral cavity and disappear over time.

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Each one of them presents characteristics that differentiate them, and that must be evaluated by the pediatric dentist in order to identify them.

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We share interesting information about the characteristics and differential diagnosis of Bohn's nodules and Epstein's pearls. Additionally, we share a rare clinical case.

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👉 "Bohn Nodule and Epstein Pearls. Characteristics" 👈


Leung AKC, Barankin B, Lam JM, Leung AAH. An atlas of lumps and bumps, part 12. Consultant. 2022;62(1):e15-e16. doi:10.25270/con.2021.12.00007

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👉 "Epstein Pearls in Newborn" 👈


Karimi M DMD, BS*. Epstein Pearls in Newborn. Inter Ped Dent Open Acc J 7(4)- 2022. IPDOAJ.MS.ID.000266. DOI: 10.32474/IPDOAJ.2022.07.000266

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Taqwim, A., Intanningrum, S. D., Nuryanti, E., Pantouw, M. A. A., & Saskianti, T. (2022). Bohn’s Nodule: A Rare Case in a 7-month-old Male Infant. Acta Medica Philippina, 56(10). https://doi.org/10.47895/amp.vi0.2638

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