Search for dissertations about: "stomatology"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 18 swedish dissertations containing the word stomatology.

  1. 1. Lactoferrin Interactions with Periodontitis-associated Bacteria - Aspects of Adhesion-counteracting Mechanisms

    Author : Kishore R. Alugupalli; [1996]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Inhibition; Adhesion; Binding; lactoferrin; Prevotella nigrescens; Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans; Prevotella intermedia; Periodontal disease; Protease; Laminin; Odontology; stomatology; Odontologi;

    Abstract : Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans, Prevotella intermedia and Prevotella nigrescens are associated with periodontal diseases. Adhesion of these bacteria to host tissue surfaces is a prerequisite for their establishment. The surfaces in the oral cavity are bathed by secretions which emanate from salivary glands and from gingival crevicular area. READ MORE

  2. 2. Dentistry in Sweden - Healthy work or ruthless efficiency?

    University dissertation from Eva Bejerot, Götgatan 42, S-11826 Stockholm, Sweden

    Author : Eva Bejerot; [1998]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; work environment; Public Dental Health Service; human resource management; Odontologi; Odontology; stomatology; organizational changes; dentists;

    Abstract : The general objective of this thesis is to provide an understanding of the organization of Sweden's Public Dental Health Service (PDHS) and the problems it has faced, e.g. dentists’ job dissatisfaction. This is done against the background of the historical development of the Service. READ MORE

  3. 3. Aspects of maxillary sinus reconstruction with endosseous implants

    University dissertation from Swedish Dental Journal

    Author : John Eric Blomqvist; [1998]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Odontologi; Odontology; stomatology; sinus inlay bone augmentation.; osteomorphometry; osteometry; maxillary sinus reconstruction; maxilla; bone graft; Alveolar bone loss; dental implants; implant position; bone;

    Abstract : This study of maxillary sinus reconstruction in conjunction with insertion of endosseous implants included 99 patients. Two separate surgical methods were applied; a one-staged strategy (n=49) and a two-staged strategy (n=50). The aims were to compare two different strategies concerning implant and prosthetic construction survival. READ MORE

  4. 4. Treatment of Temporomandibular Disorders of Arthrogeneous Origin. Controlled double-blind studies of a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug and a stabilisation appliance

    University dissertation from Department of Stomatognathic Physiology, Centre for Oral Health Sciences, Carl Gustafs v 34, S-214 21 Malmö, Sweden

    Author : EwaCarin Ekberg; [1998]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Temporomandibular Joint Disorders; Randomized Controlled Trials; Non-steroidal Anti-inflammatory Agents; Occlusal Splints; Treatment Outcome; Mandibular Condyle Radiography; Subtraction Technique; Radiographic Image Enhancement; Causality; Odontology; stomatology; Odontologi;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis was to prospectively evaluate the short-term effect of a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (diclofenac sodium, Voltaren) and stabilisation appliance in controlled trials of patients with temporomandibular disorders (TMD) of arthrogeneous origin. The active treatments were compared to placebo in the study of diclofenac and to a control appliance in the other study. READ MORE

  5. 5. Degenerative changes of the human temporomandibular joint : A radiological, microscopical, histomorphometrical and biochemical study

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Swedish Dental Journal

    Author : Lennart Flygare; Göran Isacsson; [1997]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Synovial Fluid; Temporomandibular Joint Diseases; Proteoglycans; Osteoarthritis; Observer variation; Microscopy; Bone density; Diagnostic properties; Image processing; Tomography; X-ray; Odontology; stomatology; Odontologi;

    Abstract : In five autopsy specimen studies human temporomandibular joints were investigated by conventional tomography, macroscopy, and microscopy for degenerative changes, in particular erosive hard-tissue changes.In the microscopical evaluation special attention was paid to the calcified cartilage. READ MORE