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The effect of prostaglandin E2 and calcium gluconate on orthodontic tooth movement and root resorption in rats.
Possible modifications in orthodontic tooth movement (OTM) and root resorption as a result of local injections of prostaglandin E2 (PGE2) alone and with calcium gluconate (Ca) formed the aim of the present study. Twenty-four ...
Chemomechanical caries removal in primary teeth in a group of anxious children.
Chemomechanical removal of dental caries has considerable potential in the treatment of patients with management problems, especially in paediatric dentistry. The aim of this study was to assess the acceptance and success ...
A new surgical technique for the treatment of high common peroneal nerve palsy.
In this article, the authors introduce a new procedure for the treatment of high common peroneal nerve palsy. The principle of this technique consists of the neurotization of the anterior tibial nerve (deep peroneal nerve) ...
Symphysiotomy: a viable approach for delayed management of posterior urethral injuries in children.
The outcome of symphysiotomy for accessing pelvic fracture related, obliterative urethral strictures is described.
The effect of cyclosporine with and without nifedipine on gingival overgrowth in renal transplant patients.
This investigation was performed to evaluate the effect of cyclosporine alone and in combination with nifedipine on gingival overgrowth.
Treatment and postoperative complication of 420 patients with congenital megacolon.
Hirschprung's disease is still one of the most important problems of pediatric surgery and its treatment has its own different complications and difficulties. Therefore, pediatric surgeons use different methods in each ...
Diagnostic performance of 64-channel multislice computed tomography in assessment of significant coronary artery disease in symptomatic subjects.
The recent development of 64-channel multislice computed tomography (MSCT) has resulted in noninvasive coronary artery imaging improvement. This study was conducted to determine the accuracy of 64-slice MSCT in a relatively ...
Nifedipine suppresses morphine-induced thermal hyperalgesia: evidence for the role of corticosterone.
It has been shown that systemic administration of morphine induced a hyperalgesic response at an extremely low dose. We have examined the effect of nifedipine, as a calcium channel blocker, on morphine-induced hyperalgesia ...
Modified jejunoileal bypass surgery with biliary diversion for morbid obesity and changes in liver histology during follow-up.
Bariatric surgery is the most effective treatment for morbid obesity. The classic procedure, jejunoileal bypass, has many complications including rapid progress of liver disease. The senior author (I.F.) has developed a ...