Limited effectiveness

Limited effectiveness

Study finds limited effectiveness of chlorhexidine for oral procedures. LEIOA, Spain: The human oral cavity is populated by a variety of bacteria. Surgical procedures in the mouth thus pose the risk of bacteria passing into the bloodstream, causing bacteraemia. This...
Neutron tomography

Neutron tomography

Neutron tomography offers insights into interior of teeth. BERLIN, Germany: Imaging techniques based on neutron beams are rapidly developing and have become versatile non-destructive analysing tools in many fields of study. Researchers at the Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin...
ROOTS SUMMIT hands-on course

ROOTS SUMMIT hands-on course

By Dental Tribune International BERLIN, Germany: Dozens of dental professionals arrived at the ESMT Berlin this morning to attend the 2018 ROOTS SUMMIT. The first day of the event, which will be taking place until 1 July in the German capital, is all about hands-on...
Ivoclar Vivadent report positive

Ivoclar Vivadent report positive

By Dental Tribune International. SCHAAN, Switzerland: Ivoclar Vivadent have recently released figures for their 2017 financial year. With a turnover of CHF 809 million and an increase of 4.5 per cent in sales compared to 2016, the most successful growth emerged from...
Children not getting dental check-ups early enough

Children not getting dental check-ups early enough

By Dental Tribune. GENEVA, Switzerland: Maintaining a healthy mouth is crucial to keeping it functioning correctly and to maintaining general health and well-being. Ahead of World Oral Health Day, celebrated annually on 20 March to raise global awareness of the...
W&H acquires implant stability specialist Osstell

W&H acquires implant stability specialist Osstell

By Dental Tribune International GOTHENBURG, Sweden: W&H, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of dental precision instruments and devices, has acquired medical technology company Osstell, known for its implant stability measurement and osseointegration...