• Awareness and practice of dentists in gulf cooperation council countries regarding medication-related osteonecrosis of the jaw – A web-based survey 

      Mohammad Zakaria, Nassani; Tarakji, Bassel; Alqahtani, Abdulaziz Maree; Alali, Faisal Mehsen; Noushad, Mohammed; ... more authors ( Elsevier , 2023 , Article)
      Background/purposeMedication-related osteonecrosis of the jaw (MRONJ) is a serious complication among dental patients undergoing treatment with antiresorptive medications such as bisphosphonate and denosumab. The present ...
    • Drug induced erythema multiforme-oral variant: A case report 

      A., Nazir; Ali, K. ( Elsevier , 2022 , Report)
      Erythema multiforme (EM) is a muco-cutaneous disorders characterized by blisters and subsequent ulcerations with varying degrees of severity. Although the exact etio-pathogenesis of erythema multiforme is not known, it is ...
    • Effects of toothbrushing on surface characteristics of microhybrid and nanofilled resin composites following different finishing and polishing procedures 

      Alaa, Daud; Adams, Alexander J.; Shawkat, Athra; Gray, Gordon; Wilson, Nairn H.F.; ... more authors ( Elsevier , 2020 , Article)
      ObjectivesTo evaluate the effects of simulated tooth brushing (STB) on the surface roughness of microhybrid and nanofilled resin composites following different finishing and polishing procedures. Materials and methodsNinety ...
    • Efficacy of Laser therapy for alveolar osteitis: A systematic review of the available evidence 

      Hashem Mothair, Al-Shamiri; Al-Maweri, Sadeq Ali; AlAhmary, Ahmed Wallan; Aljunayh, Muhannad Saleh; Aldosari, Abdulrahman Omar; ... more authors ( Elsevier , 2022 , Article)
      Objective: Alveolar osteitis (commonly known as dry socket) is a very common painful complication of dental extraction with no definitive cure. This systematic review assessed the efficacy of laser therapy in the management ...
    • Efficacy of lycopene for management of oral potentially malignant disorders: A systematic review and meta-analysis 

      Sadeq A., Al-Maweri; Halboub, Esam; Al-Qadhi, Gamilah; Al-Wesabi, Mohammed; Al-Sharani, Hesham Mohammed; ... more authors ( Elsevier , 2022 , Article)
      ObjectiveThe aim of this study was to investigate the available evidence on the efficacy of lycopene in the management of oral potentially malignant disorders (OPMDs). Study DesignPubMed, Scopus, Web of Science, Google ...
    • Evaluation of maxillary canine root and maxillary bone thickness and density in patients with displaced maxillary canines: A cone-beam tomography study 

      Akram, Al-Tawachi; Abu Alhaija, Elham S.; Al-Jamal, Ghaida A. ( Elsevier , 2022 , Article)
      IntroductionThis study investigated lateral incisor and canine morphology and dimensions, maxillary bone density, and volume in subjects with displaced maxillary canines. MethodsCone-beam computed tomography images for 134 ...
    • Follow up and comparative assessment of IgG, IgA, and neutralizing antibody responses to SARS-CoV-2 between mRNA-vaccinated naïve and unvaccinated naturally infected individuals over 10 months 

      Salma, Younes; Nicolai, Eleonora; Al-Sadeq, Duaa W.; Younes, Nadin; Al-Dewik, Nader; ... more authors ( Elsevier , 2023 , Article)
      BackgroundEvidence on the effectiveness of vaccination-induced immunity compared to SARS-CoV-2 natural immunity is warranted to inform vaccination recommendations. AimIn this study, we aimed to conduct a comparative ...
    • The global burden of adolescent and young adult cancer in 2019: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2019 

      Elysia M, Alvarez; Force, Lisa M; Xu, Rixing; Compton, Kelly; Lu, Dan; ... more authors ( Elsevier , 2022 , Article)
      BackgroundIn estimating the global burden of cancer, adolescents and young adults with cancer are often overlooked, despite being a distinct subgroup with unique epidemiology, clinical care needs, and societal impact. ...
    • The global burden of cancer attributable to risk factors, 2010–19: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2019 

      Khanh Bao, Tran; Lang, Justin J; Compton, Kelly; Xu, Rixing; Acheson, Alistair R; ... more authors ( Elsevier , 2022 , Article)
      BackgroundUnderstanding the magnitude of cancer burden attributable to potentially modifiable risk factors is crucial for development of effective prevention and mitigation strategies. We analysed results from the Global ...
    • A global science mapping analysis on odontogenic infections 

      Ricardo, Grillo; Balel, Yunus; Brozoski, Mariana Aparecida; Ali, Kamran; Adebayo, Ezekiel Taiwo; ... more authors ( Elsevier , 2023 , Article Review)
      Objectives: Odontogenic infections are common and a topic of core interest for dentists, and maxillofacial surgeons. The aim of this study was to conduct a bibliometric analysis of the global literature on odontogenic ...
    • Guided tissue regeneration in peri-radicular surgery 

      Gabriele, Baniulyte; Burns, Lorna; Ali, Kamran ( Elsevier , 2022 , Article)
      Guided tissue regeneration techniques have been available in dentistry for decades. Primarily used for periodontal surgery and implant placement, their usefulness in periapical surgery has been getting increased attention. ...
    • High-sensitive detection and quantitation of thyroid-stimulating hormone (TSH) from capillary/fingerstick and venepuncture whole-blood using fluorescence-based rapid lateral flow immunoassay (LFIA) 

      Samar, Shurbaji; Al Tamimi, Faleh; Al Ghwairi, Mahmoud M.; El Chaar, Dayana; Younes, Salma; ... more authors ( Elsevier , 2023 , Article)
      BackgroundIn the last decade, point of care testing (POCT) such as lateral flow immunoassays (LFIA) were developed for rapid TSH measurement. Most of these TSH-LFIAs are designed for qualitative measurements (i.e., if TSH ...
    • In vitrocomparison of natural tooth-whitening remedies and professional tooth-whitening systems 

      Randa F., Abidia; El-Hejazi, Ahmed A.; Azam, Ambreen; Al-Qhatani, Shahad; Al-Mugbel, Khuloud; ... more authors ( Elsevier , 2023 , Article)
      BackgroundAn increasing number of patients are using natural homemade remedies such as strawberries, banana peels, coconut oil rinse, basil, lemon, activated charcoal, apple cider vinegar, baking soda, and turmeric to ...
    • Mesenchymal stromal cell exosomes enhance dental pulp cell functions and promote pulp-dentin regeneration 

      Shi, Jiajun; Teo, Kristeen Ye Wen; Zhang, Shipin; Lai, Ruenn Chai; Rosa, Vinicius; ... more authors ( Elsevier , 2023 , Article)
      Mesenchymal stromal/stem cell (MSC) therapies are currently being explored for dental pulp regeneration. As the therapeutic effects of MSCs in tissue repair are mediated mainly through the release of extracellular vesicles ...
    • Missing and unerupted teeth in osteogenesis imperfecta 

      Doaa, Taqi; Moussa, Hanan; Schwinghamer, Timothy; Vieira, Alexandre Rezende; Dagdeviren, Didem; ... more authors ( Elsevier , 2021 , Article)
      IntroductionOsteogenesis imperfecta (OI) is a genetic disorder characterized by bone fragility and craniofacial and dental abnormalities such as congenitally missing teeth and teeth that failed to erupt which are believed ...
    • Needle-free injection: Dental infiltration anesthesia 

      Qiman, Gao; Noël, Geoffroy; Der Khatchadourian, Zovinar; Taqi, Doaa; Abusamak, Mohammad; ... more authors ( Elsevier , 2021 , Article)
      This study aimed to develop an optimal Needle-Free Liquid Jet Injection (NFLJI) technique for dental infiltration anesthesia and evaluate its clinical safety and feasibility. The fluid dynamics of NFLJI in the dentoalveolar ...
    • Osteogenesis imperfecta tooth level phenotype analysis: Cross-sectional study 

      Doaa, Taqi; Moussa, Hanan; Schwinghamer, Timothy; Ducret, Maxime; Dagdeviren, Didem; ... more authors ( Elsevier , 2021 , Article)
      IntroductionDental anomalies in Osteogenesis imperfecta (OI), such as tooth discoloration, pulp obliteration (calcified dental pulp space), and taurodontism (enlarged dental pulp space) vary between and within patients. ...
    • Pathological fracture of mandible associated with an asymptomatic cholesterol granuloma 

      N., Usman; Akhtar, M.U.; Ali, K. ( Elsevier , 2021 , Report)
      Cholesterol granuloma is a rare lesion in the maxillofacial and is often associated with benign cysts or tumors. It is caused by reaction to the foreign body and inadequate drainage of cholesterol crystals. We report here ...
    • Practice with confidence: Analyzing confidence level of final year dental students from four Saudi dental colleges in Riyadh 

      Aldegheishem, Alhanoof; Azam, Ambreen; Alfahed, Bashayer; Aldegheishemd, Ghaidaa; Aldryhim, Hanan; ... more authors ( Elsevier , 2021 , Article)
      Objective To investigate the confidence level of final year dental students in Riyadh. Materials Cross-sectional study was conducted at four dental colleges in Riyadh (N = 312, 220 and 70,5% responded). Oneway ANOVA and ...
    • Presentation and management of syndromic and non-syndromic patients with multiple odontogenic keratocysts 

      Omer Sefvan, Janjua; Tariq, Ramish; Khalid, Muhammad Usman; Qureshi, Sana Mehmood; Ali, Kamran ( Elsevier , 2022 , Article)
      ObjectiveThis case series reports the clinical presentation and management of multiple odontogenic keratocysts (OKCs) in patients with Gorlin Goltz syndrome and in non-syndromic patients. Material and methodsEight patients ...