idta news

Competence in Esthetics symposium

By Dental Tribune International. Ivoclar Vivadent hosts successful Competence in Esthetics symposium VIENNA, Austria: Digitalisation has changed the dental industry and new technologies have entered dental practices and laboratories faster than predicted. Following...

read more

Ancient fish scales and vertebrate teeth

Ancient fish scales and vertebrate teeth share an embryonic origin. By Dental Tribune International. CAMBRIDGE, UK: Two new studies focusing on the evolutionary origin of teeth and of vertebra have provided further evidence of the human connection to marine organisms....

read more

Study details poor oral health status of refugees

By Dental Tribune International. GREIFSWALD, Germany: Since 2015, a large number of refugees have made their way to Europe. Coming from countries in which public dental care is often not freely accessible and where oral health care is not as much of a focus as it is...

read more

Why we need a global initiative for clean dental implants

By Dr Dirk U. Duddeck, Germany. Residues on sterile-packaged implants, particularly organic particles from the production or packaging process, are highly suspected of being responsible for incomplete osseointegration of dental implants or even a loss of bone in the...

read more

World’s largest study on implants

World’s largest study on implants in edentulous mandibles to be extended. by Dental Tribune International. DÜSSELDORF/KIEL, Germany: The German Research Foundation has extended the world’s largest single-implant study for the retention of a complete denture in the...

read more

Cariogenic bacteria produce substance

By Dental Tribune International. Cariogenic bacteria produce substance that aids calcium tolerance BASEL, Switzerland: In a new study conducted at the University of Basel, researchers have investigated how cariogenic bacteria manage to survive in dental plaque,...

read more

Fired for breach of patient confidentiality

By Luke Gribble, DTI Dental hygienist fired for breach of patient confidentiality. GOTLAND, Sweden: The Swedish island of Gotland has been front and centre of the refugee debate after a dental hygienist was fired for releasing the information of an undisclosed number...

read more

Minimally invasive tooth extraction

By Dental Tribune International Webinar to cover innovations in minimally invasive tooth extraction LEIPZIG, Germany: The ease with which minimally invasive dentistry can be practised has grown as the available equipment, materials and bonding techniques have...

read more

European Commission defines

European Commission defines scope of custom-made medical devices. By Dental Tribune International BRUSSELS, Belgium: At the request of the Fédération Européenne et Internationale des Patrons Prothésistes Dentaires (FEPPD;European and international federation of dental...

read more

Zero apicectomy in endodontic microsurgery

By Dr Randa Harik, Dr Grace Issa & Prof. Philippe Sleiman, Lebanon Surgical endodontic treatment is a therapy modality for teeth with apical periodontitis and may be indicated for teeth that previously underwent an unsuccessful endodontic treatment, as well as teeth...

read more

World Federation for Laser Dentistry

By Dental Tribune International THESSALONIKI, Greece: With attendees from several countries, as well as multiple presentations and workshops, the organisers of the sixth European Division Congress of the World Federation for Laser Dentistry (WFLD) conclude it to have...

read more

Dog assisted therapy in the dental practice

By Dental Tribune International To help with the lowering of stress and anxiety in some patients who find undergoing dental treatment difficult, dogs have been introduced in dental practices from as far as Chile to Canada. In the first study of its kind in...

read more

Young scientists develop

Young scientists develop improved dental operating light By Dental Tribune International MARBURG, Germany: Jugend forscht is a German youth competition that encourages and supports talented achievers in the areas of science, technology, engineering and mathematics. It...

read more

Venue for next FDI World Dental Congress, Buenos Aires

By Dental Tribune International MADRID, Spain: Dr Guillermo Rivero, President of the Argentina dental association (CORA), told Dental Tribune Online that the next FDI World Dental Congress will take place on 5 to 8 September 2018 in Buenos Aires in Argentina. CORA,...

read more

Underlying anaesthesia effects

By Dental Tribune International FRANKFURT AM MAIN, Germany: While the mechanism underlying loss of consciousness in anaesthesia is not known, it has been hypothesised that it is due to interrupted transmission on nerve fibres coupling brain areas, affecting their...

read more

International Dental Journal

By Dental Tribune International GENEVA, Switzerland: The FDI has announced that the 2016 impact factor for its International Dental Journal (IDJ) is 1.362, an increase from 0.967 in 2015. The journal’s ranking in 2016 is 54/90 in the Dentistry, Oral Surgery and...

read more

Study proves the power of hypnosis

By Dental Tribune International JENA, Germany: Funded by the German Research Foundation, psychologists from the Friedrich Schiller University Jena in Germany, along with colleagues from Trier University in Germany, have released their initial results on a study...

read more

Oral Reconstruction Global Symposium

By Dental Tribune International ROTTERDAM, Netherlands: The Oral Reconstruction (OR) Foundation has announced that the 2018 Oral Reconstruction Global Symposium will take place from 26 to 28 April in Rotterdam. Under the theme “The future of the art of implant...

read more

Relevant News

 

We always try to have relevant information for you but if you have any articles you’d like us to publish please email us at info@idta.eu

email news idta