Volume 2 Issue 1 - 2021


Research Article

Comparative Evaluation of Dentin Surface after Preparation by Diamond Bur and Oscillating Tip, with and without Etching

Yusuf-Solieman O*1, Dessouter A2, Ramonda M3, Tassery H4, F. Cuisinier5, Durant JC6 and Fages M7

Objective: Oscillating ultrasonic instruments were basically used to finish marginal preparation, while they produce more rough surfaces, unlike the regular surfaces produced by the rotating diamond instruments. This study aims to investigate the change of dentin roughness after etching using two different preparation tools: diamond bur and diamond ultrasonic tip.

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Research Article

Periodontal Disease and Hypertension: A Mechanistic Link between Local and Systemic Inflammation

Muna S. Elburki*

Objective: To explore the link between hypertension and periodontitis and also to inspect the mechanistic link between local and systemic inflammation.

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