Search for dissertations about: "dental amalgam"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 13 swedish dissertations containing the words dental amalgam.

  1. 1. Health Implications of Dental Amalgam

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Dental Medicine

    Author : Aron Naimi-Akbar; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Dental amalgam is one of the most widely used, but also the most controversial of dental restorative materials. Since its introduction during the first half of the 19 th century, concerns have been raised about health hazards related to the toxicity of a major component of amalgam, mercury. READ MORE

  2. 2. Pharmacokinetics of mercury from dental amalgam

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, false

    Author : Gunilla Sandborgh Englund; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [1998]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Human; dental amalgam; mercury; blood; plasma; urine; saliva; feces; pharmacokinetics; kidney; chelating agents.;

    Abstract : PHARMACOKINETICS OF MERCURY FROM DENTAL AMALGAM Gunilla Sandborgh Englund Dept. of Basal Oral Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, S-141 04Huddinge The overall aim of the present work has been to obtain quantitative and qualitativedata on mercury from dental amalgam in humans. READ MORE

  3. 3. Clinical aspects of restorative treatment in the primary dentition

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, false

    Author : Mirja Varpio; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [1993]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Child; Child; Preschool; Cohort Studies; Composite Resins; chemistry; DMF Index; Dental Caries; epidemiology; microbiology; pathology; therapy; Dental Cavity Preparation; classification; Dental Enamel; pathology; Dental Restoration; Permanent; statistics numerical data; Follow-Up Studies; Glass Ionomer Cements; chemistry; Humans; Molar; Prevalence; Prosthesis Failure; Recurrence; Sweden; epidemiology; Tooth; Deciduous;

    Abstract : The failure rate of restorative treatment in primary teeth was studied in a cohort of children born in 1981 and related to caries diagnosis, prevalence and distribution on different tooth surfaces, and compared with a cohort of children born in 1971. Concurrently, the longevity of composite resin in modified Class 2 cavities in primary molars was followed up and the resistance of deciduous and permanent enamel to acid adjacent to composite resin and glass polyalkeonate cement (GPA) was tested in vitro. READ MORE

  4. 4. A multidisciplinary risk assessment of dental restorative materials

    University dissertation from Umeå : Tandteknikerprogrammet

    Author : Anders Tillberg; Umeå universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Dental materials; adverse reactions; Social factors; self-reported health; material safety data sheet; resin-based dental materials; allergy; follow-up study; subgroups; long term prognosis; perceived health; ODONTOLOGY; ODONTOLOGI;

    Abstract : Amalgam has been used as a dental restorative material for centuries, but its potential health effects and biopersistance has lead to a decreased use especially in the Nordic countries. New materials have been introduced, partly to replace the mercury containing amalgam and partly because of esthetical reasons. READ MORE

  5. 5. Calcium aluminate cement as dental restorative Mechanical properties and clinical durability

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet. Institutionen för odontologi

    Author : Karin Sunnegårdh-Grönberg; Umeå universitet.; [2004]
    Keywords : mechanical properties; clinical; restorations; ceramic; cement; resin composite; adaptation; SEM; odontologi; Odontology;

    Abstract : In 1995, the Swedish government recommended the discontinuation of amalgam as restorative in paediatric dentistry. Because the mercury content in amalgam constitutes an environmental hazard, its use has declined. READ MORE