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2011-08-08

REVISON COURSES FOR PRIMARY, PART I AND II

DATE: 05/09/2011 - 10/05/2011

VENUE: FACULTY OF DENTAL SCIENCES, CMUL, IDI-ARABA

COURSE FEES;

1. BASIC SCIENCE:                                   &...

 
2011-03-19

To determine the prevalence of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection among dental patients and to assess dentists' risk for exposure, we conducted a study among dental patients at a large tertiary hospital in Nigeria, a country where tuberculosis is endemic. Ten (13%) of 78 sputum samples obtained were positive for M. tuberculosis.

We initiated this study to assess the risk for exposure ...

 
2011-03-09

We’ve all been to the dentist at some stage of our lives, for many of us these visits are not always happy memories. As a child you will have had regular checkups, which hopefully you have continued to adulthood. Most people have at least one or two fillings and some of us even need more complicated procedures such as crowns or bridges. All of these procedures come under the umbrella of g...

 
2011-03-09

The dental center comprises 7 units that provide care to »1,800 patients annually. This study was carried out in the Oral Surgery Clinic, one of the units in the center where a member of the study team is a consultant. Patients were recruited during February 2006 through July 2007. A total of 312 consecutive patients who came to the clinic for treatment were invited to participate; 101 ga...