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Hyaluronic Acid Effect on Periodontal Parameters: Review

Muhamad AL-Bahadli

المجلد 2، العدد 1 ، يوليو 2023، الصفحة 1-8

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  The periodontal apparatus requires the body's hyaluronic acid for extracellular matrices to function properly. It supports the processes underpinning the inflammatory and wounds heal processes. Hyaluronic acid is found in periodontium in varying concentrations, with higher concentrations found in non-mineralized structures like gingiva and periodontal ligament and reduced concentrations found in mineralized tissues like cementum and jaw bone. Recent research indicates that hyaluronic acid has the capacity to control periodontal tissue repair and therapy of periodontal disorder. For both deepest ...  أكثر

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Effect of Nd:YAG Laser Surface Treatment on Wettability of Thermoplastic Acrylic in Comparison with Heat-Cure Acrylic resin

Alkasim Alabady؛ Bayan Khalaf

المجلد 2، العدد 1 ، يوليو 2023، الصفحة 9-17

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  Aim of the study: This study's goal was to determine how laser surface alteration affected wettability of injectable thermoplastic acrylic and heat cure acrylic denture base materials. Materials and methods: Injectable thermoplastic acrylic resin (Deflex) and heat cure acrylic (Procryla) were used in this study to produce forty-disc shaped specimens, 20 specimens for each material type. The control group was made up of ten samples of each type of plastic denture base material. The other ten samples were treated with a nano-pulse fiber-optic lens Nd:YAG laser. The results were looked at with the ...  أكثر

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Psychological Status of Cancer Patients Caregivers in Baghdad

Maryam Ismail؛ Sufian Mohamed؛ Saif Musa؛ Shmooa Taha

المجلد 2، العدد 1 ، يوليو 2023، الصفحة 18-27

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  Introduction: Cancer is one of the leading causes of death, is a disorder in which differentiated body cells change at a molecular level resulting in the loss of normal cell regulation, characteristics, and functions. Today, millions of people are living with cancer or have had cancer. Cancer patients need care and assistance from their family members, friends, as well as medical personnel. The study aimed to assess the psychological status among family caregivers of cancer patients. Methods: A descriptive cross-sectional design was undertaken on 120 caregivers of cancer patients who were admitted ...  أكثر

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The Effect of Alcohol (ethanol) and Boiled Distilled Water in The Treatment of Oral Venous Malformations: A comparative study

Marwa Attyia؛ Imad Noorali؛ Mudher Alsunbuli

المجلد 2، العدد 1 ، يوليو 2023، الصفحة 28-34

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  Introduction: The head and neck region are a common location for benign blood vessel lesions called vascular malformations. There is no well-established procedure for reducing the size of benign oral vascular lesions, even though the fact that sclerotherapy is one of the first-line treatments utilized for this goal. The current study's purpose was to assess and contrast the effectiveness of intra-lesion sclerotherapy injections of boiled distilled water and alcohol in treating superficial mucosal vascular malformations in the maxillofacial region. Materials and methods: In the soft tissues of the ...  أكثر

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Nursing Students' Knowledge of Al-Bayan University Regarding Infection Control Strategies at Intensive Care Units

Sarah Kadhim

المجلد 2، العدد 1 ، يوليو 2023، الصفحة 35-42

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  Introduction: One of the most significant causes of medical, social, and economic issues in both developed and developing nations is nosocomial infection (NI). The clear duty of nurses and nursing students is to implement preventative measures and lower the risk of infections (future nurses), this -demographic data. It is necessary to emphasize and focus on infection prevention and control since education has played a significant role in expanding the knowledge of infection control among healthcare personnel. There have been few studies examining this issue in relation to pre-graduation nursing ...  أكثر

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Investigating Commercial pure titanium corrosion behavior and a few other characteristics after being coated with a chitosan-hydroxyapatite nanoparticle mixture in a lab experiment

Saja Esmael

المجلد 2، العدد 1 ، يوليو 2023، الصفحة 43-53

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  Introduction: Metals like titanium and its alloys are frequently used in the construction of medical equipment like dental and orthopedic implants. However, the presence of blood and other bodily fluids in the immediate surroundings may cause corrosion to this implant. Materials and Methods: The preparation of circular discs of commercially pure titanium (Cp-Ti) measuring 10mm in diameter and 2.5mm in thickness. To precipitate the coating layer, Ti samples have been immersed in a solution of Hydroxyapatite (HA) and chitosan for 90 minutes on a low-speed stirrer. Samples were taken out and dried ...  أكثر