Search for dissertations about: "gingivitis"

Showing result 6 - 10 of 35 swedish dissertations containing the word gingivitis.

  1. 6. On antimicrobial approaches to arrest and control chronic periodontitis

    Author : Maj-Karin Hellström; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Plaque control; microorganisms; magnolia; dentifrice; gingivitis; PVP iodine; maintenanc; tetracycline; minocycline;

    Abstract : The main objectives were to study the effect of frequently repeated supragingival plaque removal on the subgingival microbiota and periodontal pocket reduction and to analyze the adjunctive effect of different antimicrobial agents on the treatment of periodontal disease. Subjects with gingivitis or chronic periodontitis were included. READ MORE

  2. 7. On oral health in young individuals with foreign and Swedish backgrounds

    University dissertation from Jönköping : School of Health Sciences

    Author : Brittmarie Jacobsson; Högskolan i Jönköping.; Högskolan i Jönköping.; [2011]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; dental caries; diet; epidemiology; foreign background; gingivitis; immigrant;

    Abstract : In Sweden, children and adolescents with two foreign-born parents constitute 17% of all children in the Swedish population.AIMS: The aims of this thesiswere to collect knowledge of the prevalence of gingivitis, caries and caries associated variables, in the 3-, 5-, 10- and 15-year age groups with two foreign born parents compared with their counterparts with Swedish-born parents in a ten-year perspective (Study I). READ MORE

  3. 8. Risk for periodontal disease in a Swedish adult population. Cross-sectional and longitudinal studies over two decades

    University dissertation from Swedish Dental Journal

    Author : Ola Norderyd; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [1998]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; stomatology; Odontology; risk factors; cross-sectional; epidemiology; longitudinal; tooth loss; oral hygiene; plaque; periodontal disease; gingivitis; Odontologi;

    Abstract : The overall aim of this thesis was to describe changes in the prevalence and severity of periodontal diseases and to identify risk factors for severe periodontal disease in adults living in Jönköping County, Sweden, by analysing the cross-sectional, epidemiological studies that had been carried out in the city of Jönköping in 1973, 1983, and 1993. Individuals were randomly selected from the following age groups: 20, 30, 40, 50, 60, and 70 years. READ MORE

  4. 9. Importance of bacterial hydrogen sulfide in the pathogenesis of periodontal diseases

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg. Sahlgrenska Academy, Institute of Odontology

    Author : Amina Basic; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2017]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Hydrogen sulfide; Periodontitis; Gingivitis; IL-1β; IL-18; NLRP3 inflammasome; Oral microbiota; Fusobacterium spp.; Bismuth test; L-cysteine;

    Abstract : Hydrogen sulfide (H2S) is one of many end-products of the proteolytic activities in the subgingival microbiota in patients with periodontal diseases, such as gingivitis and periodontitis. Although H2S is generally regarded as toxic, the mechanisms that underlie its production and its effects on human cells and tissues are poorly understood. READ MORE

  5. 10. On dental health and related factors in Finnish immigrant children in Sweden

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Agneta Ekman; Umeå universitet.; [1989]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; dental caries; dental health behaviour; dental health education; gingivitis; immigrant children; language; longitudinal;

    Abstract : In the postwar period Swedish communities have become more multicultural. Although there are about 120,000 Finnish immigrant children below the age of 18 in Sweden, knowledge about their dental health is rather sparse. READ MORE