pedodontics


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pedodontics:

see dentistrydentistry,
treatment and care of the teeth and associated oral structures. Dentistry is mainly concerned with tooth decay, disease of the supporting structures, such as the gums, and faulty positioning of the teeth.
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pedodontics

[¦pēd·ō¦dän·tiks]
(medicine)
The branch of dentistry concerned with the care of children's teeth.
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Merve Erkmen Almaz MD, Kirikkale University Faculty of Dentistry, Department of Pedodontics, Kirikkale, Turkey Phone :+90 318 224 49 27 E-mail : dt.
Inclusion criteria: Children between 2 to 13 years of age who had one tooth extracted under local anesthesia in our Pedodontics clinic during the period of the study.
He was followed up in 3 months intervals for 4 years in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Pedodontics for dental problems and further mutilations.
The authors would also like to acknowledge all the staff members and postgraduate students of the Departments of Public Health Dentistry, Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry and of Periodontics, KLE VK IDS for assisting in the treatment of the study subjects.
Department of Pedodontics and Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil.
1] Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Amrita School of Dentistry, AIMS Ponekkara PO, Cochin, India and [2] Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Children Dentistry, A.
The study was carried out in the Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry on a number of 40 patients requiring root canal treatment in infected primary teeth after obtaining their parent/guardian's written informed consent and the approval of the study by the Ethics Committee of Dr.
Srivastava (pedodontics and preventive dentistry, Saraswati Dental College, India) provides a pedodontics and preventive dentistry textbook for undergraduate and graduate students.
During dental hygiene appointments with pedodontics patients who have special needs, positive reinforcement is of utmost importance.
Szuhanek C[amelia], Department of Pedodontics and Orthodontics, University of Medicine and Pharmacy "Victor Babes" Timisoara.
Academic Dissertation) Institute of Dentistry, Department of Pedodontics and Orthodontics, University of Helsinki, Finland.
The Act defines primary care as the practice of family medicine, general internal medicine, general obstetrics and gynecology, and general pediatrics as well as general dentistry and pedodontics emergency rooms and putting them into the offices of primary care doctors, should more than outweigh any lost property tax revenues.