EC Dental Science
Publisher : ECronicon Open Access
Current Issue : Volume 17 Issue 4 - 2018
Publication Date : April 01, 2018
Frequency : Monthly
Language : English
Format : Online
Review : Double Blinded Peer Review
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2018   |   Volume 17 Issue 4


  • Resin Infiltration Technique
  • Akash Bhatnagar. 17(4): 273.

    Research Article

  • Evaluation of Malodor and its Association with Periodontitis in Orthodontic Patients
  • Priyanka Duhan, Seema Grover, MS Sidhu, Vikas Malik and Namrata Dogra. 17(4): 274-285.

    Research Article

  • Antibacterial Activity and Setting Time of Glass Ionomer Cement Modified by Nano Gold and Nano Silver
  • Asmaa Abd-Elhakeem Metwally, Nour Habib, Yasser Fathi Gomaa and Cherif Adel Mohsen. 17(4): 286-291.

    Research Article

  • An In-Vitro Study of Retentive Force for Prefabricated Posterior Zirconia Crowns Using Five Different Cements
  • Luz Adriana Rosato, Jung-Wei Chen, Clyde Roggenkamp and Jui-Min Su. 17(4): 292-301.

    Research Article Best Article of the Issue

  • Protective Effect of Low Concentrated Boric Acid in Oral Candidiasis: An In Vitro Study
  • Shikha Tarang, Tyler Ushio, Michael Harrison, Manisha Virdi, Joseph Franco, Laura Harris-Vieyra, Sonia Maria Rocha-Sanchez. 17(4): 302-308.

    Case Report

  • Ehler Danlos Syndrome: Oral, Ocular Manifestations and Prophylactic Measures – A Rare Case Report
  • Raghavendra Havale, BS Sheetal, Kallappa Herakal, K Rajkumar Chowdary and G Anitha. 17(4): 309-317.

    Research Article

  • Alveolar Reconstruction through Autologous Bone Grafts. Current Concepts
  • Sergio Augusto Luis Fernandes and Mario Utrilla Trinidad. 17(4): 318-322.

    Mini Review

  • Microbiological Approach to Infections Derived from Periodontal Microbiome
  • Natasa Beader, Branka Bedenic and Tatjana Vilibic-Cavlek. 17(4): 323-325.

    Review Article

  • Iatrogenic Effects of Orthodontic Treatment: Decision-Making in Diagnosis, Treatment and Modalities of Prevention
  • Ahmed Tareq Abdulrazzaq, Tamarah Sami and Padma Mukherjee. 17(4): 326-335.

    Case Report

  • Orthodontic Movement in a Laterally Luxated Tooth: A Case Report
  • Darren Owens, David Waring, Emma Critchley and Suhail Bhatti. 17(4): 336-341.

    Research Article

  • Medical Emergencies in Dental Practices Part II: Preparedness and Readiness of Riyadh Dentists
  • Nouf S Al-Hammad, Aljohara A Al-Hussyeen, Latifa A Alhowaish and Rana Y Al-Turki. 17(4): 342-352.

    Case Report

  • Endodontic Treatment on Dilacerated Maxillary Canine with a Mesial Curvature and Apical Periodontitis
  • Norberto J Broon, Angélica Méndez Valdivia, Itzel Estefanía Hernández Meza, Eugenia Karina Martínez Carrillo, Gustavo Martín del Campo Plascencia and Katia Alcalá Barbosa. 17(4): 353-357.


  • Combined Digital and Traditional Bite Registration
  • Sadek Bakdach. 17(4): 358-359.

    Research Article

  • Reasons for Late Dental Consultations at the Central Hospital of Yaoundé. Cameroon
  • Ashu Michael Agbor, Florentine Denmatou and Azodo CC. 17(4): 360-367.

    Research Article

  • A Randomized Clinical Trial Comparing the Effects of Diode Laser and Diode Laser along with Topical Application of Glutathione as an Adjunct in the Management of Gingival Hyperpigmentation
  • Mounika B, Vidya Sagar S and Rajababu P. 17(4): 368-374.

    Research Article

  • Development of Interdisciplinary Assessment of Critical Thinking in Dental Education
  • Niping Wang, Ahmad Abdelkarim, Amy Sullivan, William B Lushbaugh and Jennifer L Bain. 17(4): 375-385.


  • The Importance of Self-Care for Dentists
  • Rachel Hanson. 17(4): 386-388.

    Research Article

  • Effectiveness of Fissure Sealant in the Management of Non-Cavitated Occlusal Caries in Permanent Molars. A Systematic Review
  • Bashir Elsayed Hussein. 17(4): 389-394.

    Thematic Article

  • Surgery First Orthognathic Approach (SFOA)-A New Thinking
  • Pradeep Muralidhar MV. 17(4): 395-400.

    Review Article

  • Salivary Assessment in Dental Practice
  • Jeff Burgess. 17(4): 401-408.

    Case Report

  • Ectopic Eruption of Teeth and their Management in Children: Literature Review and Case Reports
  • Bimal Chandra Kirtaniya, Sonia Tiwari, Satya Prakash, Swati Murmu and Saurav Kumar. 17(4): 409-418.


  • Anterior Crowding and Third Molars a Controversial Association
  • Begoña Moreno Fluxa, Stefan Domancic Alucema and Julio Villanueva Maffei. 17(4): 419-421.

    PubMed Indexed Article

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