Now showing items 51-60 of 117
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 ...
Oral mucosal lesions in skin diseased patients attending a dermatologic clinic: a cross-sectional study in Sudan
(BioMed Central, 2011-09-19)
Background: So far there have been no studies focusing on the prevalence of a wide spectrum of oral mucosal lesions (OML) in patients with dermatologic diseases. This is noteworthy as skin lesions are strongly associated ...
Laserbehandling av infeksjoner ved dentale implantater
(The University of Bergen, 2009-04-27)
En gjennomgang av litteraturen indikerer at peri- implantatrelaterte sykdommer oppstår svært ofte etter implantatforankret protetikk. Det er derfor viktig at det utarbeides forslag til behandlingsprotokoller og ...
A five-year prospective study of fatigue in primary Sjögren’s syndrome
(BioMed Central, 2011-10-13)
Introduction: Fatigue is prevalent in primary Sjögren’s syndrome (pSS), and contributes to the considerably reduced health related quality of life in this disease. The symptom is included in proposed disease activity ...
Cellular reactions and mineralization in induced heterotopic bone formation in guinea pigs
(The University of Bergen, 1981)
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 ...
Child- and family impacts of infants’ oral conditions in Tanzania and Uganda– a cross sectional study
(BioMed Central, 2012-09-28)
<p>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, ...
Endothelial cells influence the osteogenic potential of bone marrow stromal cells
(BioMed Central, 2009-11-17)
Background: Improved understanding of the interactions between bone cells and endothelial cells involved in osteogenesis should aid the development of new strategies for bone tissue engineering. The aim of the present ...
Jakten på kreftstamceller - muligheter for nye behandlingsmetoder for munnhulekreft
(The University of Bergen, 2010-01-28)
The five year survival rate of patients diagnosed with oral cancer is no more than 60-70%. The survival rate is dramatically decreased to 30-40% if there are metastases in the regional lymph nodes. Current cancer therapy ...
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, ...