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.


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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 …

Mindmap | Ledge!

Endodontic mishaps or procedural accidents are unfortunate occurrences that can occur during treatment. Some might be due to inattention to detail, whereas others are unpredictable. Failure to grasp the rationale behind cleaning and shaping concepts can increase the occurrence of needless …

12-01-2014 | General | 0 comment Read More »

4D Printing and Dentistry

Restorative/ prosthetic treatment planning is a complex task, where several biological, physical, chemical, and financial factors interact. Dentists understand that despite the restoration quality, they have to face the challenge of restoration failure, post-operative sensitivity, and …

10-24-2014 | General | 0 comment Read More »

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 »

Mindmap | Incidence vs. Prevalence


Incidence and prevalence measure the extent of a disease in a population. Both terms are often used interchangeably. However, they are not similar . Incidence provides information about change in status from non-diseased to diseased and limited to …

10-07-2014 | General | 0 comment Read More »

Management of Hypoglycemia in Dental Setting

The key factor for successful management of medical emergencies in dental setting is the ability to recognize early signs. Dental professionals should be equipped with proper knowledge and training to react in cases of emergencies.

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09-04-2014 | General | 0 comment Read More »

MindMap | Evidence-Based Dentistry

Evidence-based dentistry (EBD) integrates the dentist’s clinical expertise, the patient’s needs and preferences, and the most current, clinically relevant evidence. All three are part of the decision-making process for patient care. (ADA) In this MindMap, you will have an overview of …

08-23-2014 | General | 0 comment Read More »

Health Informatics Vs. Health Information Management

Health Informatics Vs. Health Information Management

Health informatics and health information management are two interactive fields. Many thinks that they might be used interchangeably. In fact, both are two separate disciplines. Health informatics is an interdisciplinary field that primarily aims …

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