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Happy EID

Eid al-Fitr (Arabic: عيد الفطر‎ ʻĪd al-Fiṭr, IPA: [ʕiːd al fitˤr], “festival of breaking of the fast“), also called Feast of Breaking the Fast, the Sugar Feast, Bayram (Bajram), the Sweet Festival or Hari Raya Puasa[2] and the Lesser Eid, …

07-16-2015 | General | 0 comment Read More »

Questionnaire | Computer and Internet Skills among Dentists in Saudi Arabia

 

Dear Dr,

We would be grateful if you could kindly complete our questionnaire, which is part of our research project. The questionnaire aims to collect opinion and experience regarding computer and internet usage among the dentists in Saudi Arabia.

07-08-2015 | General | 0 comment Read More »

MindMap | Miller’s Classification

Several classification schemes have been used to help diagnose gingival recession:

  • Sullivan & Atkins 1968
  • Mlinek et al. 1973
  • Miller 1985
  • Smith 1997
  • Mahajan 2010

Miller’s classification for gingival recession is the most commonly used classification.

  • It divides gingival recession defects into four categories
  • evaluate both soft and …
07-05-2015 | General | 0 comment Read More »

The Power of a Hashtag “#”

We would like to invite to participate in our social discussion regarding the development of dental services in Saudi Arabia. Our discussion platform is Twitter where we have suggested the Arabic hashtag (  تطوير_طب_الأسنان# )to make it …

05-09-2015 | General | 0 comment Read More »

MindMap | Classification of Sharpey’s Fibers

Sherpey’s fibers are the terminal ends of principal fibers of the periodontal ligament that insert into the cementum and the periosteum of the alveolar bone. It acts as buffer medium against stress.  Sharpey’s fibres in the primary acellular …

04-07-2015 | General | 0 comment Read More »

MindMap | Classification of Hypersensitivity Reactions

Gell and Goombs described four types of hypersensitivity reactions. Understanding each type of hypersensitivity is essential for proper management. Our current mindmap highlights the four types and how they develop.

 

Link to Mindmap:

http://www.mindmeister.com/507645289/classification-of-hypersensitivity-reactions

02-14-2015 | General | 0 comment Read More »

Personalized Dental Medicine … A Call for a Change

Personalized Dental Medicine

Personalized medicine is receiving an increasing global attention and interest from scientific communities. It relies on understanding genomic structure of individuals which allows for establishing proper treatment planning. Personalized dental medicine is a hot topic …

01-10-2015 | General | 0 comment Read More »

Endodontic Apical Plug

Dr. Mohammed Alshehry, a graduate of College of Dentistry,  King Saudi University and  Consultant of Implant and Restorative Dentistry has invented the Endodontic Apical Plug which is about a tool for filling root canals to prevent the passage of …

Barber Job!

Those who fail to understand the history usually fail to understand the present and fail to plan the future. Professionals who understand the history of their profession tend to appreciate their career and contribute in advancing the wheel of knowledge. Yet, …

10-14-2014 | General | 0 comment Read More »