International Journal of Dental Medicine

Volume 9, Issue 1, June 2023

  • Initial Identification of Immune Thrombocytopenia by a Dentist: A Case Report

    Masahiko Okubo, Tsuyoshi Sato

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, June 2023
    Pages: 1-5
    Received: 13 January 2023
    Accepted: 14 February 2023
    Published: 3 March 2023
    Abstract: Immune thrombocytopenia (ITP) is an autoimmune disease defined as decreased platelet count which is caused by antiplatelet autoantibodies. Here we present a case of elderly patient who exhibited petechiae in oral mucosa and forearm which was found by the dentist and subsequently diagnosed as ITP by the hematologist. An 89-year-old male who had a ch... Show More
  • Cemental Tear Associated With Upper Left Canine – Case Report

    Camila Longo, Carine Bertotto Broilo, Luiza Bonezi Boff

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, June 2023
    Pages: 6-10
    Received: 2 February 2023
    Accepted: 7 March 2023
    Published: 31 March 2023
    Abstract: This study aims to report an unusual clinical case of cemental tear in the upper left canine, presenting the clinical and radiographic characteristics of the lesion, predisposing factors, differential diagnosis, treatment and 12-month postoperative control. A 73-year-old male patient was referred for an apicectomy of the left maxillary lateral inci... Show More
  • Exploitation of a Prosprosthetic Device for Dental Piling

    Xue-Jing Lin, Mei-Yan Zhou, Jie Zhou, Qing Yuan, Ying-Ying Li, Fei-Fei Wang, Hao-Ying Fu, Diwas Sunchuri, Zhu-Ling Guo

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, June 2023
    Pages: 11-13
    Received: 4 December 2022
    Accepted: 26 December 2022
    Published: 11 April 2023
    Abstract: Objective: In order to solve the effective problem of removing the rotten material in the root canal, and can adapt to the various continuous surgical procedures in the root canal surgery. Methods: When it is necessary to clean the rotten tissue, place the device above the teeth after drilling, insert the inner tube into the hole and extend it to t... Show More
  • Research Progress on Early Orthodontic Treatment Based on Occlusive Guidance

    Xi Liu, Jie Deng

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, June 2023
    Pages: 14-22
    Received: 2 May 2023
    Accepted: 26 May 2023
    Published: 6 June 2023
    Abstract: Early orthodontic treatment based on occlusive guidance is an important aspect of dental care that focuses on improving the growth and development of the craniofacial region in children. This approach has been shown to be effective in reducing the occurrence and severity of malocclusion, which can have negative impacts on both physical and mental h... Show More
  • Establishment and Micro-CT Histological Evaluation of the Animal Model for Rabbit Mandibular Distraction Osteogenesis

    Li Peng, Xiao Xin, He Chuying, Song Jing, Long Jie

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, June 2023
    Pages: 23-27
    Received: 10 May 2023
    Accepted: 30 May 2023
    Published: 10 June 2023
    Abstract: Objective: To explore the application of self-made distractors to construct a unilateral DO model of rabbit mandible and evaluate the microstructure of bone specimens. Method: Designing a linear dual arm distractor and performing DO implantation surgery on 5 rabbits under local anesthesia. Stretching the mandible at rate of 1.0mm/day, 2 times/day f... Show More
  • Assessment of On-Line Education in the Era of COVID-19: A Survey of Students in the Faculty of Dental of Casablanca

    Abdallah Mouhibi, Salma Elarif, Jihane Abouzouhour, Khalid Elboussiri

    Issue: Volume 9, Issue 1, June 2023
    Pages: 28-31
    Received: 9 April 2023
    Accepted: 7 June 2023
    Published: 27 June 2023
    Abstract: Human history is littered with epidemics. If these have devastated entire societies throughout the ages, and have left indelible scars in history, literature, the arts, and even in the human genome, they have nevertheless enabled him to adapt to circumstances and to create a kind of symbiosis with nature. The plague, the Spanish flu, cholera, Ebola... Show More