Editorial Board

1.
A Comparative Evaluation of Impact Strength of Conventionally Heat Cured and High Impact Heat Cured Polymethyl Methacrylate Denture Base Resins: An in vitro Study

  • N Simhachalam Reddy ,Associate Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, Government Dental College, RIMS, Kadapa, Andhra Pradesh, India, N Simhachalam Reddy, Associate Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, H. No 502, Fifth Floor, Classic Towers, Prakash Nagar, Kadapa, Andhra Pradesh, India, Phone: 9866446588 e-mail: drchalam_77@yahoo.co.in, drchalam_77@yahoo.co.in

  • R Narendra ,Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, Government Dental College RIMS, Kadapa, Andhra Pradesh, India,

  • Sashi Deepth Reddy ,Associate Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, Government Dental College, RIMS, Kadapa, Andhra Pradesh, India,

  • CR Sashi Purna ,Assistant Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, Government Dental College, RIMS, Kadapa, Andhra Pradesh, India,

  • M Chandra Shekar ,Professor and Head, Department of Conservative and Endodontics Government Dental College, RIMS, Kadapa, Andhra Pradesh, India,

  • S Balasubramanyam ,Professor and Head, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Government Dental College, RIMS, Kadapa, Andhra Pradesh, India,
  • 2.
    Effect of Lycopene in the Treatment of Periodontal Disease: A Clinical Study

  • Sphoorthi Anup Belludi ,Professor, Sphoorthi Anup Belludi Professor, Department of Periodontics, KLE Society's Institute of Dental Sciences, 20, Yeshwanthpur Suburb, 2nd Stage, Tumkur Road, Bengaluru, Karnataka-560022, India, Phone: 996010380, e-mail: doc_sphoo@yahoo.com, doc_sphoo@yahoo.com

  • Shiras Verma ,Postgraduate Student, Department of Periodontics, Modern Dental College and Research Centre, Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India,

  • Ruchi Banthia ,Professor, Department of Periodontics, Modern Dental College and Research Centre, Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India,

  • Prashanth Bhusari ,Professor, Department of Periodontics, Modern Dental College and Research Centre, Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India,

  • Simran Parwani ,Senior Lecturer, Department of Periodontics, Modern Dental College and Research Centre, Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India,

  • Sameer Kedia ,Postgraduate Student, Department of Periodontics, Modern Dental College and Research Centre, Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India,

  • SV Saiprasad ,Senior Scientist, Department of Agriculture, IARI Regional Station Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India,
  • 3.
    In vitro Retention Loss of Attachment-retained Removable Partial Denture

  • Gülsen Can ,Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey,

  • Baransel Özmumcu ,Specialist Prosthodontist, DDS, PhD, Department of Prosthodontics Instanbul İl Özel İdaresi, Ağiz ve Diş Sağliği Hastanesi, Istanbul Turkey,

  • Pinar Altinci ,PhD Student, Pinar Altinci PhD Student, DDS, Department of Prosthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey, Phone: +905359362373 e-mail: paltinci@hotmail.com, paltinci@hotmail.com
  • 4.
    The Relationship between prosthetic status and the Geriatric Oral Health Assessment Index in a Group of Institutionalized elderly of an Indian City: A cross-sectional study

  • Mohammed Nadeem Ahmed Bijle ,Postgraduate Student, Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, MA Rangoonwala College of Dental Sciences and Research Centre, Pune, Maharashtra, India,

  • Vittal Das Shetty ,Professor and Head, Vittal Das Shetty Professor and Head, Department of Public Health Dentistry, Sinhgad Dental College and Hospital, Pune, Maharashtra, India, e-mail: vital2562@yahoo.co.in, vital2562@yahoo.co.in
  • 5.
    Effects of Toothbrush Hardness on in vitro Wear and Roughness of Composite Resins

  • Hideaki Kyoizumi ,Assistant Lecturer, Hideaki Kyoizumi Assistant Lecturer, Department of Conservative Dentistry, Division of Esthetic Dentistry and Clinical Cariology, Showa University School of Dentistry, Tokyo, Japan, Phone: +81-3-3787-1151, e-mail: kyoizumi@dent.showa-u.ac.jp, kyoizumi@dent.showa-u.ac.jp

  • Junji Yamada ,Visiting Lecturer, Department of Conservative Dentistry, Division of Esthetic Dentistry and Clinical Cariology, Showa University School of Dentistry, Tokyo, Japan,

  • Toshimitsu Suzuki ,Associate Professor (Retired), Department of Conservative Dentistry Division of Esthetic Dentistry and Clinical Cariology, Showa University School of Dentistry, Tokyo, Japan,

  • Masafumi Kanehira ,Assistant Professor, Department of Restorative Dentistry, Division of Operative Dentistry, Tohoku University Graduate School of Dentistry Sendai, Japan,

  • Werner J Finger ,Professor, Liaison Center for Innovative Dentistry Tohoku University Graduate School of Dentistry, Sendai, Japan,

  • Keiichi Sasaki ,Professor, Department of Oral Function and Morphology, Liaison Center for Innovative Dentistry and Division of Advanced Prosthetic Dentistry, Tohoku University Graduate School of Dentistry, Sendai, Japan,
  • 6.
    New Regression Equations for Mixed Dentition Space Analysis in an Iranian Population

  • Mohammad Hossein Toodehzaeim ,Assistant Professor, Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry Shahid Sadoughi University of Medical Sciences, Yazd, Iran,

  • Hossein Aghili ,Assistant Professor, Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry Shahid Sadoughi University of Medical Sciences, Yazd, Iran,

  • Elham Shariatifar ,Dentist, Faculty of Dentistry, Shahid Sadoughi University of Medical Sciences, Yazd, Iran,

  • Mahboobe Dehghani ,Assistant Professor, Mahboobe Dehghani Assistant Professor, Dental Research Center, Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran, Phone: +98 (511) 8829501, Fax: +98 (511) 8829500, e-mail: dehghanimm@mums.ac.ir, dehghanimm@mums.ac.ir
  • 7.
    Denture Hygiene Habits among Elderly Patients Wearing Complete Dentures

  • Sanket S Shah ,Senior Lecturer, Department of Prosthodontics, Vaidik Dental College and Research Centre, Daman, Maharashtra, India,

  • Abhishek Apratim ,Senior Lecturer, Department of Prosthodontics, Dr BR Ambedkar Institute of Dental Sciences and Hospital, Patna, Bihar, India,

  • Manish Sinha ,Professor and Head, Manish Sinha Professor and Head, Department of Prosthodontics, Vaidik Dental College and Research Centre, Daman, UT, India, Phone: 9825222015 e-mail: drmanish29@rediffmail.com, drmanish29@rediffmail.com

  • Nidhi Chhaparia ,Senior Lecturer, Department of Prosthodontics, Vaidik Dental College and Research Centre, Daman, UT, India,

  • Abu Abubakkar ,Reader, Department of Prosthodontics, Yenepoya Dental College Yenepoya University, Mangalore, Karnataka, India,
  • 8.
    Fiber Technology in Space Maintainer: A Clinical Follow-up Study

  • N Simhachalam Reddy ,Associate Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, Government Dental College, RIMS, Kadapa, Andhra Pradesh, India, N Simhachalam Reddy, Associate Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, H. No 502, Fifth Floor, Classic Towers, Prakash Nagar, Kadapa, Andhra Pradesh, India, Phone: 9866446588 e-mail: drchalam_77@yahoo.co.in, drchalam_77@yahoo.co.in

  • Jayaraman Siddaramayya ,Professor and Head, Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Narsinhbhai Patel Dental College and Hospital, Visnagar, Gujarat, India,

  • Arunkumar B Sajjanar ,Senior Lecturer, Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Narsinhbhai Patel Dental College and Hospital, Visnagar, Gujarat, India,

  • Brinda Suhas Godhi ,Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatric Dentistry, JSS Dental College, A Constituent College of JSS University, Mysore-15, Karnataka, India,

  • Raju P Krishnam ,Reader, Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Sri Sai Dental College Srikakulam, Andhra Pradesh, India,
  • 9.
    Prevalence of Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction and Its Signs among the Partially Edentulous Patients in a Village of North Gujarat

  • RGK Shet ,Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, RKDF Dental College and Research Centre, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India,

  • Rishi Dev Yadav ,Senior Lecturer, Department of Conservative Dentistry, Eklavya Dental College and Hospital, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India,

  • Srinivasa Rao ,Reader, Department of Prosthodontics, Mamata Dental College and Hospital, Khammam, Andhra Pradesh, India,

  • Ruchi Patel ,Assistant Professor, Ruchi Patel Assistant Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, Ahmedabad Dental College and Hospital, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India, e-mail: ruchipatel1983@gmail.com, ruchipatel1983@gmail.com

  • Priyalatha Suvvati ,Senior Lecturer, Department of Prosthodontics, Mamata Dental College and Hospital, Khammam, Andhra Pradesh, India,

  • Leena R Sadar ,Professor and Head, Department of Prosthodontics, Yogita Dental College and Hospital, Khed, Maharashtra, India,
  • 10.
    Determination of Inner Implant's Volumes: A Pilot Study for Microleakage Quantification by Stereomicroscopy and Spectrophotometry

  • A Berberi ,Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Lebanese University, Beirut, Lebanon,

  • G Tehini ,Department of Prosthodontics, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Lebanese University, Beirut, Lebanon,

  • Z Tabaja ,Doctoral School of Science and Technology, Research Platform for Environmental Science (PRASE), Lebanese University, Beirut, Lebanon,

  • A Kobaissi ,Laboratory of Microbiology, Department of Biology, Faculty of Sciences I, Lebanese University, Beirut, Lebanon,

  • K Hamze ,Laboratory of Microbiology, Department of Biology, Faculty of Sciences I, Doctoral School of Science and Technology, Research Platform for Environmental Science (PRASE), Lebanese University Beirut, Lebanon,

  • K Rifai ,Department of Prosthodontics, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Lebanese University, Beirut, Lebanon,

  • M Ezzedine ,Laboratory of Microbiology, Department of Biology, Faculty of Sciences I, Doctoral School of Science and Technology, Research Platform for Environmental Science (PRASE), Lebanese University Beirut, Lebanon,

  • B Badran ,Doctoral School of Science and Technology, Research Platform for Environmental Science (PRASE), Lebanese University, Beirut Lebanon,

  • A Chokr ,Ali Chokr Laboratory of Microbiology, Laboratory of Microbiology, Department of Biology, Faculty of Sciences I, Doctoral School of Science and Technology, Research Platform for Environmental Science (PRASE), Lebanese University Beirut, Lebanon, Phone: +96170924383, Fax: +9614533060, e-mail: alichokr@hotmail.com, alichokr@hotmail.com
  • 11.
    Influence of Disinfection with Peracetic Acid and Hypochlorite in Dimensional Alterations of Casts obtained from Addition Silicone and Polyether Impressions

  • Mateus Rodrigues Tonetto ,Master's Student, Department of Restorative Dentistry, UNESP Araraquara (FOAr), São Paulo, Brazil,

  • Daher Antonio Queiroz ,Professor, Department of Dentistry, University of Vila Velha, Vila Velha, Espírito Santo, Brazil,

  • Marcelo Massaroni Peçanha ,Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, University Federal of Espirito Santo Vitória, Espírito Santo, Brazil,

  • Ana Christina Claro Neves ,Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, University of Taubaté Taubaté, São Paulo, Brazil,

  • Fausto Frizzera ,Full Professor, College of Dentistry at FAESA, Vitória, Brazil,

  • Laís Regiane Silva-Concílio ,Professor, Department of Prosthesis, University of Taubaté, Taubaté São Paulo, Brazil, Rua Expedicionário Ernesto Pereira 110. Centro, Taubaté, São Paulo, Brazil-12020 270, Phone: +55 12 36254149, e-mail: regiane1@yahoo.com, regiane1@yahoo.com
  • 12.
    Emergent Areas to visualize by the Journal Strategy Holders

  • Arvind Babu ,Oral and Maxillofacial Pathologist and Microbiologist Lecturer and Research, Coordinator Dentistry Programme Faculty of Medical Sciences The University of the West Indies Kingston, Jamaica, West Indies e-mail: arvindbabu2001@gmail.com,
  • 13.
    Assessment of Gingival Mucosa of Infant Rats during Teething

  • Evamiris Vasques de França Landim ,Postgraduate Student, Department of Dentistry, Potiguar University Brazil,

  • Maria Goretti Freire de Carvalho ,Professor, Department of Dentistry, Potiguar University, Brazil,

  • Rejane Andrade de Carvalho ,Professor, Department of Dentistry, Potiguar University, Brazil,

  • Ana Fl#x00E1;via Granville-Garcia ,Professor, Department of Dentistry, Paraiba State University, Brazil,

  • Rennaly de Freitas Lima ,Postgraduate Student, Department of Dentistry, Paraiba State University, Paraiba, Brazil,

  • Edja Maria Melo de Brito Costa ,Professor, Edja Maria Melo de Brito Costa Professor, Department of Dentistry, Paraiba State University, Brazil e-mail: edjacosta@gmail.com, edjacosta@gmail.com
  • 14.
    The Antibacterial Properties of Composite Resin Containing Nanosilver against Streptococcus mutans and Lactobacillus

  • Mohadese Azarsina ,Assistant Professor, Department of Operative Dentistry, Dental School International Branch of Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Iran,

  • Shahin Kasraei ,Associate Professor, Department of Operative Dentistry, Dental Research Center, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Iran,

  • Rasoul Yousefi-Mashouf ,Full Professor, Department of Microbiology, Medical School, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Iran,

  • Nima Dehghani ,Postgraduate Student, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Dental School, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Iran,

  • Mehdi Shirinzad ,Assistant Professor, Mehdi Shirinzad Assistant Professor, Department of Operative Dentistry, Dental School Hamadan University of Medical Sciences, Iran, e-mail: mshirinzad@ymail.com, mshirinzad@ymail.com
  • 15.
    Relevance of Routine Blood Pressure Assessment among Dental Patients in Lagos, Nigeria

  • Gerald Ikenna Isiekwe ,Consultant Orthodontist (Private Practice), Former Senior Registrar in Orthodontics, Gerald Ikenna Isiekwe Consultant Orthodontist (Private Practice), Former Senior Registrar in Orthodontics, Department of Child Dental Health, Lagos University Teaching Hospital, Idi-araba, Lagos, Nigeria, Phone: +2348052930439 e-mail: ikisiekwe@yahoo.com, ikisiekwe@yahoo.com

  • Kehinde Adesola Umeizudike ,Lecturer, Kehinde Adesola Umeizudike Lecturer, Department of Preventive Dentistry, Faculty of Dental Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Nigeria, Phone: 2348055451018, e-mail: kumeiz09@gmail.com, kumeiz09@gmail.com

  • Patricia Omowunmi Ayanbadejo ,Senior Lecturer Consultant Periodontologist, Department of Preventive Dentistry, Faculty of Dental Sciences, College of Medicine University of Lagos, Nigeria,

  • Theophilus Ifeanyichukwu Umeizudike ,Consultant Nephrologist, Department of Medicine (Nephrology Unit) Lagos State University Teaching Hospital, Nigeria,

  • Kofoworola Olaide Savage ,Professor of Periodontology, Department of Preventive Dentistry Faculty of Dental Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Lagos Nigeria,
  • 16.
    Nonsurgical Management of Large Periapical Lesion in Mature and Immature Teeth using Different Calcium Hydroxide Formulations: Case Series

  • Prashant P Moogi ,Professor, Prashant P Moogi Professor, Department of Conservative and Endodontics, KLE Dental College, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India, e-mail: drmoogs@gmail.com, drmoogs@gmail.com

  • Reshma S Hegde ,Professor, Department of Conservative and Endodontics, KLE Dental College, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India,

  • G Vinay Kumar ,Reader, G Vinay Kumar Reader, Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, KLE Society's Institute of Dental Sciences, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India e-mail: gvin_74@hotmail.com, gvin_74@hotmail.com

  • BR Prashant ,Senior Lecturer, Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, KLE Society's Institute of Dental Sciences, Bengaluru Karnataka, India,

  • Basanagouda Patil ,Senior Lecturer, Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, KLE Society's Institute of Dental Sciences, Bengaluru Karnataka, India,
  • 17.
    The Use of Controlled Release Locally Delivered 10% Doxycycline Hyclate Gel as an adjunct to Scaling and Root Planing in the Treatment of Chronic Periodontitis: Clinical and Microbiological Results

  • Md Jalaluddin ,Reader, Department of Periodontics and Oral Implantology, Kalinga Institute of Dental Sciences, KIIT University, Bhubaneswar Odisha, India,

  • Shabeer Ahamed ,Associate Professor, Shabeer Ahamed Associate Professor, Department of Periodontics, Malabar Dental College, Edapal, Kerala, India, Phone: 9746074655, e-mail: drshabeer9582@gmail.com, drshabeer9582@gmail.com

  • Imran Khalid ,Reader, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, MGM Dental College, Navi Mumbai, Maharashtra, India,

  • Ninad Moon ,Professor and Head, Department of Periodontics, RKDF Dental College and Research Centre, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India,

  • TK Shafi ,Reader, Department of Periodontics, Kannur Dental College, Kannur, Kerala, India,

  • Fareedi Mukram Ali ,Reader, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, SMBT Dental College, Sangamner Taluka, Maharashtra, India,
  • 18.
    Effects of Bimax and Segmental Surgeries for Correction of Bimaxillary Dentoalveolar Protrusion Class I on Soft Tissue Parameters: Upper lip Thickness and Curvature, Nasolabial Angle and Nasal Prominence

  • Amin Rahpeyma ,Associate Professor, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Oral and Maxillofacial Diseases Research Center, School of Dentistry Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran,

  • Saeedeh Khajehahmadi ,Assistant Professor, Saeedeh Khajehahmadi Assistant Professor, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology Dental Research Center, School of Dentistry, Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Mashhad, Iran, e-mail: khajehahmadis@mums. ac.ir, saeedeh.ahmady@yahoo.com, saeedeh.ahmady@yahoo.com
  • 19.
    Can the Use of Antibiotics interfere with the Success of Dental Osseointegrated Implants in Diabetic Patients?

  • Alexandre Meireles Borba ,PhD Student, Alexandre Meireles Borba PhD Student, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Traumatology and Prosthesis, Faculty of Dentistry of the University of Sao Paulo, USP, São Paulo, Brazil, e-mail: alex80@usp.br, alex80@usp.br

  • Daniel Falbo Martins Souza ,PhD Student, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Traumatology and Prosthesis, Faculty of Dentistry of the University of Sao Paulo, USP, São Paulo, Brazil,

  • Mariana Aparecida Brozoski ,PhD Student, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Traumatology and Prosthesis, Faculty of Dentistry of the University of Sao Paulo, USP, São Paulo, Brazil,

  • Rafael Augusto Burim ,MSc Student, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Traumatology and Prosthesis, Faculty of Dentistry of the University of Sao Paulo, USP, São Paulo, Brazil,

  • Maria da Graça Naclério-Homem ,Associate Professor, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Traumatology and Prosthesis, Faculty of Dentistry of the University of Sao Paulo, USP, São Paulo, Brazil,

  • Maria Cristina Zindel Deboni ,Associate Professor, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Traumatology and Prosthesis, Faculty of Dentistry of the University of Sao Paulo, USP, São Paulo, Brazil,
  • 20.
    Radiation Risk Assessment in Professionals Working in Dental Radiology Area using Buccal Micronucleus Cytome Assay

  • Master Luqman ,Assistant Professor, College of Dentistry, King Khalid University Abha-Asir Province, Saudi Arabia,

  • Syed Sadatullah ,Assistant Professor, Syed Sadatullah Assistant Professor, Department of Maxillofacial Surgery and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Dentistry, King Khalid University Abha, Saudi Arabia, Phone: 00966502584456, e-mail: dr.sadat@hotmail.com, dr.sadat@hotmail.com

  • Ali Azhar Dawasaz ,Assistant Professor, Department of Maxillofacial Surgery and Diagnostic Sciences, College of Dentistry, King Khalid University Abha, Saudi Arabia,

  • Ahmed A Almeshari ,Demonstrator, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Division of Maxillofacial Radiology, College of Dentistry, University of Najran Najran, Saudi Arabia,

  • Rafi Ahmad Togoo ,Associate Professor, Department of Preventive Dental Sciences College of Dentistry, King Khalid University, Abha, Saudi Arabia,
  • 21.
    Evaluation of Gingival Inflammation in Patients using Ovulation Induction Drugs before and after Scaling

  • Ajay Reddy ,Senior Lecturer, Department of Periodontics, Army College of Dental Sciences, Secunderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India,

  • Sanjay Vasudevan ,Professor and Head, Department of Periodontics, Army College of Dental Sciences, Secunderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India,

  • J Valli Renuka ,Senior Lecturer, J Valli Renuka Senior Lecturer, Department of Periodontics, Army College of Dental Sciences, Jai Jawahar Nagar (CRPF Road), Chennapur, Secunderabad 500087, Andhra Pradesh, India, Phone: +91-9949997247, e-mail: jvallirenuka@gmail.com, jvallirenuka@gmail.com

  • D Sharon Sylvia ,Senior Lecturer, Department of Periodontics, Army College of Dental Sciences, Secunderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India,

  • Radhika Challa ,Senior Lecturer, Department of Periodontics, Army College of Dental Sciences, Secunderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India,

  • M Padmakanth ,Senior Lecturer, Department of Periodontics, Adithya College of Dental Sciences, Beed, Maharashtra, India,
  • 22.
    Palatal Vault Depth Influence on the Flexural Strength of Two Heat Cure Acrylic Denture Base Resins: An in vitro Study

  • B Madan Mohan Reddy ,Professor, B Madan Mohan Reddy Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, CKS Theja Institute of Dental Sciences and Research, Renigunta Road, Tirupathi, Andhra Pradesh India, Phone: 09849219556, e-mail: madan75mohan@gmail.com, madan75mohan@gmail.com

  • M Himabindu ,Senior Lecturer, Department of Prosthodontics, CKS Theja Institute of Dental Sciences and Research, Renigunta Road, Tirupathi, Andhra Pradesh, India,

  • B Indira Padmaja ,Professor and Head, Department of Prosthodontics, CKS Theja Institute of Dental Sciences and Research, Renigunta Road, Tirupathi Andhra Pradesh, India,

  • M Sunil ,Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, CKS Theja Institute of Dental Sciences and Research, Renigunta Road, Tirupathi, Andhra Pradesh, India,

  • N Raja Reddy ,Reader, Department of Prosthodontics, CKS Theja Institute of Dental Sciences and Research, Renigunta Road, Tirupathi, Andhra Pradesh India,
  • 23.
    A Comparative Evaluation of Cleaning Efficacy (Debris and Smear Layer Removal) of Hand and Two NiTi Rotary Instrumentation Systems (K3 and ProTaper): A SEM Study

  • Sangeetha Vallikanthan ,Senior Lecturer, Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, Sri Sai College of Dental Surgery, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India,

  • K Balakoti Reddy ,Professor and Head, Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, St Joseph Dental College and Hospital, Eluru, Andhra Pradesh, India,

  • Shreemoy Dash ,Senior Lecturer, Shreemoy Dash Senior Lecturer, Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics St Joseph Dental College and Hospital, Eluru, Andhra Pradesh, India e-mail: shreemoy21@gmail.com, shreemoy21@gmail.com

  • Sowmya Kallepalli ,Senior Lecturer, Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics MNR Dental College and Hospital, Sangareddy, Andhra Pradesh, India,

  • N Chakrapani ,Professor, Department of Orthodontics, St Joseph Dental College, Eluru Andhra Pradesh, India,

  • Vamsi Kalepu ,Lecturer, Department of Pedodontics, Penang, International Dental College, Malaysia,
  • 24.
    Effect of Water Storage and Additional Polymerization on the Color Parameters of Flowable Resin Composites

  • Çağatay Barutcigil ,Assistant Professor, Department of Endodontics, Faculty of Dentistry Ataturk University, Erzurum, Turkey, Çağatay Barutcigil Assistant Professor, Department of Restorative Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, Ataturk University, 25240 Erzurum, Turkey, Phone: 905334286233, Fax: 904422360945, e-mail: c.barutcugil@yahoo.com, c.barutcugil@yahoo.com

  • Osman Tolga Harorli ,Assistant Professor, Osman Tolga Harorli Assistant Professor, Department of Restorative Dentistry, Akdeniz University, Turkey, e-mail: osmantolga@gmail.com, osmantolga@gmail.com

  • Yusuf Ziya Bayindir ,Professor, Department of Restorative Dentistry, Atatürk University Turkey,

  • Funda Bayindir ,Professor, Department of Prosthetic Dentistry, Atatürk University Turkey,
  • 25.
    Evaluation of the Physicochemical Properties and Push- Out Bond Strength of Mta-based Root Canal Cement

  • Renato de Toledo Leonardo ,Professor, Department of Restorative Dentistry, UNESP, Araraquara (FOAr), São Paulo, Brazil,

  • Gisselle Moraima Chávez-Andrade ,Postgraduate Student, Department of Restorative Dentistry, Araraquara Dental School, UNESP-Univ Estadual Paulista, Araraquara, São Paulo, Brazil,

  • Milton Carlos Kuga ,Professor,, Department of Restorative Dentistry, Araraquara Dental School, UNESP-Univ Estadual Paulista, Araraquara, São Paulo, Brazil, Professor Milton Carlos Kuga, Faculdade de Odontologia de Araraquara, FOAr: UNESP, Departamento de Odontologia Restauradora - 3° andar. Rua Humaitá 1680 Centro CEP 14801-903, Araraquara, São Paulo, Brazil, e-mail: miltoncarloskuga@hotmail.com, miltoncarloskuga@hotmail.com

  • Marco Antonio Hungaro Duarte ,Professor,, Department of Restorative Dentistry, Endodontics and Dental Materials, Bauru Dental School, Bauru, São Paulo, Brazil,

  • Katia Cristina Keine ,Postgraduate Student, Department of Restorative Dentistry, Araraquara Dental School, UNESP-Univ Estadual Paulista, Araraquara, São Paulo, Brazil,

  • Arnaldo Sant Anna-Junior ,Postgraduate Student, Department of Restorative Dentistry Endodontics and Dental Materials, Bauru Dental School, Bauru, São Paulo, Brazil,

  • Marcus Vinicius Reis Só ,Professor, Department of Conservative Dentistry, Rio Grande do Sul Federal University, UFRGS, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil,
  • 26.
    Quantitative Evaluation of Apical Extrusion of Debris and Irrigants using Four Rotary Instrumentation Systems: An in vitro Study

  • P Ratnakar ,Reader, Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, HKE Society's, S Nijalingappa Dental College, Gulbarga, Karnataka, India,

  • S Aspalli Nagaveni ,Assistant Professor, S Aspalli Nagaveni Assistant Professor, Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, AME's Dental College, Hospital and Research Centre, Bijangere Road, Raichur-584103, Karnataka, India, e-mail: drnagaveniaspalli@gmail.com, drnagaveniaspalli@gmail.com

  • K Reddy Balakoti ,Professor and Head, Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, St Joseph Dental College and Hospital, Eluru, Andhra Pradesh, India,

  • Karan Smita ,Reader, Department of Periodontics, Adesh Institute of Dental Sciences Bathinda, Punjab, India,

  • SV Satish ,Professor, Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics Navodaya Dental College, Raichur, Karnataka, India,

  • T Aravind ,Professor, Department of Periodontics, Rama Dental College, Kanpur Uttar Pradesh, India,
  • 27.
    Evaluation of Effectiveness of Chemical Disinfectants in Reducing Bacterial Growth on Orthodontic Instruments

  • R Vamshidhar Reddy ,Professor, Department of Orthodontics, Dr HSRSM Dental College and Hospital, Basamba Phata, Maharashtra, India,

  • K Tanveer ,Reader, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, SB Patil Dental College and Hospital, Bidar, Karnataka, India,

  • K Dinesh Sharma ,Dean, Professor and Head, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, SB Patil Dental College and Hospital, Bidar, Karnataka, India,

  • Naveen Kokkula ,Reader, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Aditya Dental College, Beed, Maharashtra, India,

  • PL Suresh ,Assistant Professor, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery SB Patil Dental College and Hospital, Bidar, Karnataka, India,

  • Meher Sudhakar ,Senior Lecturer, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Srisai College of Dental Sciences, Vikarabad, Andhra Pradesh, India,
  • 28.
    Biomechanical Characteristics of Microimplant for Anchorage in Orthodontics: A 3D Finite Element Model Study

  • NK Lokesh ,Reader, NK Lokesh Reader, Department of Orthodontics, Rajarajeswari Dental College and Hospital, Ramaohalli Cross, Bengaluru-560060, Karnataka, India Phone: 09880600178, e-mail: dr_lokesh@yahoo.com, dr_lokesh@yahoo.com

  • CMS Krishna Prasad ,Senior Lecturer, Department of Orthodontics, Army College of Dental Sciences, Secunderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India,

  • D Lakshmayya Naidu ,Principal Professor and Head, D Lakshmayya Naidu Principal, Professor and Head, Department of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, KLR's Lenora Institute of Dental Sciences Rajanagaram, Rajahmundry, Andhra Pradesh, India, Phone: 09848021412, e-mail: drdlnaidu@rediffmail.com, drdlnaidu@rediffmail.com

  • T Harini ,Reader, Department of Orthodontics, Army College of Dental Sciences Secunderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India,

  • H Vidyadhara Lakshmi ,Assistant Professor, Department of Orthodontics, Government Dental College and Hospital, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India,

  • HS Dharmesh ,Senior Lecturer, Department of Orthodontics, Rajarajeswari Dental College, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India,
  • 29.
    Primary Mucosal Melanoma: Report of Two Cases

  • Anila Karunakaran ,Professor and Head, Anila Karunakaran Professor and Head, Department of Oral Pathology and Microbiology Kannur Dental College, Anjarakandy, Mamba, Kannur-670611 Kerala, India, e-mail: dranila_opath@yahoo.co.in, dranila_opath@yahoo.co.in

  • Rathy Ravindran ,Professor and Head, Department of Oral Pathology and Microbiology Azeezia College of Dental Science and Research, Diamond Hills Meeyannoor, Kollam, Kerala, India,

  • Mahesh Shenoy ,Lecturer (Oral Pathology), Department of Diagnostic Sciences Riyadh Colleges of Dentistry and Pharmacy, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia,

  • Mohammed Arshad ,Senior Lecturer, Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry Kannur Dental College, Kannur, Kerala, India,

  • MK Shruthi Laxmi ,Senior Lecturer, Department of Oral Pathology and Microbiology Kannur Dental College, Kannur, Kerala, India,
  • 30.
    Effect of a Metal Primer on the Adhesive Interface between Composite and Lingual Brackets

  • Julio Pedra e Cal Neto ,Professor, Julio Pedra e Cal Neto Professor, Division of Orthodontics, Fluminense Federal University Nova Friburgo, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Phone: 552225287168, e-mail: juliocalneto@yahoo.com.br, juliocalneto@yahoo.com.br

  • José de Albuquerque Calasans-Maia ,Professor, Division of Orthodontics, Fluminense Federal University, Nova Friburgo, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil,

  • Natalia Valli de Almeida ,Former Resident, Division of Orthodontics, Fluminense Federal University, Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, American Samoa,

  • Helen Rohen ,Undergraduate Student, School of Dentistry, Fluminense Federal University, Nova Friburgo, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil,

  • Maria Angélica Galvão Freire ,Undergraduate Student, School of Dentistry, Fluminense Federal University, Nova Friburgo, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil,
  • 31.
    Calcifying Odontogenic Cyst: A Rare Report of A Nonneoplastic Variant associated with Cholesterol Granuloma

  • Manikkath Aparna ,Postgraduate Student, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal, Karnataka, India,

  • Mukund Gupta ,Postgraduate Student, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal, Karnataka, India,

  • Abhay Kamath ,Professor and Head, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal, Karnataka, India,

  • Monica Solomon ,Professor, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal, Karnataka, India,

  • Keerthilatha Pai ,Professor and Head, Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal, Karnataka, India,

  • Raghu Radhakrishnan ,Professor and Head, Raghu Radhakrishnan Professor and Head, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology Manipal College of Dental Sciences, Manipal, Karnataka, India, e-mail: raghu.radhakrishnan@gmail.com, raghu.radhakrishnan@gmail.com
  • 32.
    An Evaluation of Shear Bond Strength of Self-Etch Adhesive on Pre-etched Enamel: An in vitro Study

  • Abdul Mujeeb ,Associate Professor, Department of Operative Dentistry, College of Dentistry, Taibha University, Al-Madinah Al-Munawarah, Saudi Arabia,

  • Bhadra Rao ,Professor, Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics Saveetha Dental College, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India,

  • Satti Narayana Reddy ,Senior Lecturer, Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics Lenora Dental College, Rajahmundry, Andhra Pradesh, India, Surya Prabha Dental Care, Cherukuri Swarnanjali Building, 1st Floor, Kambala Cheruvu Rajahmmundry- 583101, Andhra Pradesh, India, e-mail: sattireddi@gmail.com, sattireddi@gmail.com

  • Kanchan Mehta ,Reader, Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics Dr DY Patil Dental College, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India,

  • G Saritha ,Reader, Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics Pullareddy Dental College, Kurnool, Andhra Pradesh, India,
  • 33.
    Direct Measurement of Stain Retention in Third Molars

  • So Ran Kwon ,Associate Professor, So Ran Kwon Associate Professor, Department of Restorative Dentistry, Center for Dental Research, Loma Linda University, School of Dentistry, 24876 Tylor Street, Loma Linda, CA 92350, USA, Phone: 9095588793 e-mail: sorankwon@llu.edu, sorankwon@llu.edu

  • R Steven Kurti ,Associate Professor and Director, R Steven Kurtir Jr Associate Professor and Director, Biomaterials and Photonics Research Laboratory, Loma Linda University School of Dentistry, 11092 Anderson St. Loma Linda, CA 92350, USA, Phone: (909) 558-0656 Fax: (909) 558-0270, e-mail: skurti@llu.edu, skurti@llu.edu

  • Berj Der Boghossian ,Research Volunteer, Department of Restorative Dentistry, Center for Dental Research, Loma Linda University School of Dentistry, 11092 Anderson St. Loma Linda, CA 92350, USA,
  • 34.
    C-Arm Fluoroscopy: A Reliable Modality for Retrieval of Foreign Bodies in the Maxillofacial Region

  • Deepak Pandyan ,Senior Lecturer, Deepak Pandyan Senior Lecturer, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dental Sciences, Sri Ramachandra University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu India, Phone: +91 9884314123, e-mail: dr.deepakpandyan@gmail.com, dr.deepakpandyan@gmail.com

  • N Nandakumar ,Professor, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Faculty of Dental Sciences, Sri Ramachandra University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu India,

  • Burhanuddin N Qayyumi ,Postgraduate Trainee, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Faculty of Dental Sciences, Sri Ramachandra University, Chennai Tamil Nadu, India,
  • 35.
    Influence of Nicotine and Cotinine Impregnation on the First Step of Periodontal Regeneration: Clot Stabilization

  • Alvaro Henrique Borges ,Professor, University of Cuiaba, Cuiaba, Brazil,

  • Matheus Coelho Bandéca ,Professor, CEUMA University, Av. Josué Montello, n 1. Renascença 65.075-120, São Luis, Brazil, Head, Program of Dentistry, CEUMA University. Av. Josué Montello, n 1. Renascença 65.075-120, São Luis, Brazil,

  • Fabio Renato Manzolli Leite ,Adjunct Professor, Fabio Renato Manzolli Leite Adjunct Professor, Department of Semiology and Clinics, Federal University of Pelotas, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, Phone: 555332256741 e-mail: leite.fabio@gmail.com, leite.fabio@gmail.com

  • Amauri Antiquera Leite ,Adjunct Professor, Department of Clinical Analysis, State University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil,

  • José Eduardo Cezar Sampaio ,Adjunct Professor, Department of Diagnosis and Surgery, State University of São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil,

  • Shelon Cristina Souza Pinto ,Professor, Department of Dentistry, State University of Ponta Grossa Ponta Grossa, PR, Brazil, 1680, Humaitá, Araraquara, Sao Paulo Brazil, Phone: +551633016300, e-mail: shelonsouzap@gmail.com, shelonsouzap@gmail.com

  • Lucas Amaral Fontanari ,Student, Department of Oral Diagnosis and Surgery, Araraquara Dental School, UNESP, Brazil,

  • Rodrigo Cavassim ,Student, Department of Oral Diagnosis and Surgery, Araraquara Dental School, UNESP, Brazil,
  • 36.
    Microbial Flora in Oral Diseases

  • DS Sanketh ,Postgraduate Student, Department of Oral Pathology, MS Ramaiah Dental College, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India,

  • N Amrutha ,Postgraduate Student, Department of Oral Pathology, MS Ramaiah Dental College, Bengaluru, Karnataka, India,
  • 37.
    Dental Prosthetic Status and Prosthetic Needs of the Institutionalized Elderly Living in Geriatric Homes in Hyderabad: A Pilot Study

  • P Ratnakar ,Reader, Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, HKE Society's, S Nijalingappa Dental College, Gulbarga, Karnataka, India,

  • G Maheswar ,Reader, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Meghna Institute of Dental Sciences, Nizamabad, Andhra Pradesh, India,

  • G Ajay Kumar ,Reader, Department of Prosthodontics, Army College of Dental Sciences, Secunderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India, H. No: 12-5-65/1, Flat No: 410, Sri Harsha Sethuram Unique Apartment, Vijayapuri Colony, Tarnaka Secunderabad-500017, Andhra Pradesh, India, Phone: 9885073469 e-mail: ajay_mds_prostho@yahoo.com, ajay_mds_prostho@yahoo.com

  • S Malathi ,Reader, Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, Army College of Dental Sciences, Secunderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India,

  • K Sridevi ,Professor, Department of Oral Medicine and Radiology, SGT Dental College and Research Institute, Gurgaon, Haryana, India,

  • B Someshwar ,Senior Lecturer, Department of Conservative Dentistry, Meghna Institute of Dental Sciences, Nizamabad, Andhra Pradesh, India,
  • 38.
    MM-MTA for Direct Pulp Capping: A Histologic Comparison with ProRoot MTA in Rat Molars

  • Alfred Naaman ,Professor and Head, Department of Endodontics, Saint Joseph University, Beirut, Lebanon,

  • Issam Tanios Khalil ,Assistant Professor, Issam Tanios Khalil Assistant Professor, Department of Endodontics, Saint Joseph University, Lebanon, e-mail: isamklil@cyberia.net.lb, isamklil@cyberia.net.lb

  • Tony Sarkis ,Private Practice, Department of Endodontics, Lebanon,

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