- Fausto Mendes, University of São Paulo
- Peter Robinson, University of Sheffield
- Anton Sculean, Universität Bern
- Hidenobu Senpuku, National Institute of Infectious Diseases
- Helen Whelton, University College Cork
- Magdalena Morawska, BioMed Central
Patients provided with routine scale and polish at 24 month intervals perceived their mouths to be less clean than patients treated every 6 months, despite dental health being the same in both groups
The unique protein composition of salivary pellicles on titanium implants is linked to enhanced metabolic activity in adherent S.oralis; the interaction between S.oralis and these proteins could shed light on the early development of biofilms on dental implants
The extent of dental fear in the UK population has been assessed by a nationwide survey, providing a resource for practitioners to estimate the rarity of their own patients’ level of fear in comparison to major demographic groups
The CPQ11-14 appears to perform acceptably in children as young as five, suggesting that a single measure of oral health related quality of life could be used for children aged 5-14
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