Search for dissertations about: "remaining teeth"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 23 swedish dissertations containing the words remaining teeth.

  1. 1. Bovine Teeth in Age Assessment, from Medieval Cattle to Belgian Blue : Methodology, Possibilities and Limitations

    Author : Sabine Sten; Ebba During; Sven Lindskog; Morten Meldgaard; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Archaeology subjects; Arkeologiämnen; Arkeologi Osteologi Tänder Nötkreatur Medeltid Åldersbedömning Metod; Historical osteology; Historisk osteologi;

    Abstract : The overall aim of the present thesis was to develop and characterise an age assessment method based on incremental lines in dental cementum using contemporary bovine teeth and teeth from archaeological faunal assemblages. The investigations also included two other age assessment methods: tooth wear pattern and macroscopic dental measurements. READ MORE

  2. 2. Studies on the prevalence of reduced salivary flow rate in relation to general health and dental caries, and effect of iron supplementation

    Author : Håkan Flink; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; Unstimulated whole saliva; stimulated whole saliva; resting saliva; xerostomia; dry mouth; hyposalivation; caries; remaining teeth; body mass index; iron deficiency; serum ferritin; circadian rhythm;

    Abstract : Background: Reduced salivary flow is a condition that affects oral health. Its prevalence is unknown in young and middle-aged adults and there is no known treatment that permanently increases the salivary flow rate. Reduced salivary flow is related to dental caries, the most common oral disease. READ MORE

  3. 3. Prosthodontics, care utilization and oral health-related quality of life

    Author : Ingrid Collin Bagewitz; Malmö högskola; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; oral health-related quality of life; dental care utilization;

    Abstract : Att förlora en eller flera tänder och vara hänvisad till att bära avtagbar protes kan, beroende på individ och situation, inverka på livskvaliteten. Kostnaderna för tandvård kan påverka såväl val av behandling som att en individ avstår från tandbehandling. READ MORE

  4. 4. Oral epidemiological studies in a Swedish adult population focusing on periodontal disease

    Author : Jörgen Paulander; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Epidemiological surveys are used for prospective planning, and retrospective control of dental health goals in relation to personnel and economic resources. The general aim of this thesis was to describe and analyze oral conditions, mainly from a periodontal perspective, in the adult population in the County of Värmland, Sweden, and to identify potential risk associations/factors. READ MORE

  5. 5. Studies on the Associations between Dental Caries, Periodontal Disease and Different Systemic Conditions

    Author : Hani T Fadel; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; adipokines; coronary artery disease; dental caries; obesity; periodontal disease; psoriasis; risk assessment;

    Abstract : Background and aims: Dental caries and periodontal disease are the two most common oral diseases in man. Evidence shows that they may be directly or indirectly related to each other and to other systemic conditions. READ MORE