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Child- and family impacts of infants’ oral conditions in Tanzania and Uganda– a cross sectional study
(BioMed Central, 2012-09-28)
Background: Early childhood dental caries impacts on the quality of life of children and their families. This study set out to assess the psychometric properties of an oral health related quality of life, OHRQoL, measure, ...
Pelvic irradiation does not increase the risk of hip replacement in patients with gynecological cancer. A cohort study based on 8,507 patients
(Taylor & Francis, 2014)
Background and purpose — Long-term survivors of cancer can develop adverse effects of the treatment. 60% of cancer patients survive for at least 5 years after diagnosis. Pelvic irradiation can cause bone damage in ...
Socio-demographic factors related to periodontal status and tooth loss of pregnant women in Mbale district, Uganda
(BioMed Central, 2009-07-18)
Background: Information on the socio-behavioral distribution of periodontal status and tooth loss in pregnancy emanating from sub Saharan Africa is sparse. This study examined periodontal status and tooth loss in pregnant ...
Dental caries, oral-health-related quality of life and atraumatic restorative treatment (ART): a study of adolescents in Kilwa district of Tanzania
(The University of Bergen, 2011-08-25)
Background: To effectively plan and implement oral-health education and treatment programs targeting school students, information on the social and behavioral correlations of caries and subsequent ailments is important. ...
Sprøyteskrekk blant barn og unge mellom 11-15 år
(The University of Bergen, 2010-02-01)
English summary The aims of this pilot study were to assess the prevalence of fear of injections among 12-16 year olds, to estimate possible related conditions such as anxiety and lack of motivation for dental treatment, ...
Muscarinic Agonists in the Treatment of Sjögren's Syndrome. A Literature Review of Pilocarpine and Cevimeline
(The University of Bergen, 2008-11-13)
Sjögrens syndrom (SS) er en systemisk autoimmun sykdom som primært påvirker spytt- og tårekjertler og gir kliniske symptom som tørrhet i munn (xerostomia) og øyne (keratokonjunctivitis sicca). Sykdommen forekommer enten ...
Enzyme histochemical studies of acid phosphatise isoenzymes in induced heterotopic bone formation in guinea pigs
A bone induction model was used to study the effect of different pretreatments and inhibitors added to the substrate of acid phosphatise. Two different acid phosphatises (AcP) were demonstrated. The AcP of matrix-producing ...
Cellular reactions and mineralization in induced heterotopic bone formation in guinea pigs
(The University of Bergen, 1981)
Khat and Oral Microbiota. A microbial study with relevance to periodontitis and dental caries
(The University of Bergen, 2005-12-16)
Khat chewing is a highly prevalent habit in Yemen and East Africa. None of the few studies that investigated the effect of this habit on dental and oral health provides information about its influence on oral microbiota ...
Dental caries in children aged 3-10 years : longitudinal and cross-sectional studies
(The University of Bergen, 2005-12-02)