December 14, 2019 Lose weight for healthier gums -Researchers

CLEVELAND: A recent study explored the effect of obesity on nonsurgical periodontal care. It also evaluated potential pathways that might illustrate the connection between the two conditions. The data confirmed a correlation and could be used to inform treatment planning for patients suffering from obesity and periodontal disease. According to Dr. Andres Pinto, co-author of...

December 14, 2019 Rubber Dam: An underestimated dental tool

Germany: The use of rubber dams during endodontic procedures is considered common practice and is recommended by international associations and organisations. However, dental practitioners seem to struggle with its use more than endodontists do. To understand the underlying issues, it is important to note that the use of rubber dams is not mandatory for dentists,...

December 13, 2019 Black Day Observed in Sindh

KARACHI: The Young Doctors Association (YDA) Sindh, Sindh Doctors Ittihad (SDI), and the paramedics’ organizations recently observed black day across the Sindh province. The day was observed in order to show solidarity against torture on doctors and the attack on the Punjab Institute of Cardiology (PIC) by lawyers in Lahore. The protesters were led by...

December 13, 2019 4th Preparatory Course OMFS & Mock Exam held at LCMD

Karachi- the fourth preparatory course along with Mock exam was held at a national level. It was as joint venture of Liaqut Medical and Dental College (LCMD) with Pakistan Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons (PAOMS). The activity was aimed to muster trainees at a platform where they can practice on the simulated exam and...

December 13, 2019 Dental fillings: Not ideal for Early Childhood Caries

LEEDS, UK: A new study casted further doubt on the appropriateness of dental fillings in primary dentition. The study suggested no evidence that conventional fillings were more effective in stopping further caries and/or pain in children than other treatment modalities. The study analysed the results of the FiCTION (Filling Children’s Teeth: Indicated or Not) trial....

December 12, 2019 ‘TMD and Splint Therapy’ workshop at IADSR

Lahore: Institute of Advanced Dental Sciences and Research (IADSR) conducted a two-day workshop on ‘Temporomandibular Disorders (TMD) and Splint Therapy’. The workshop was organized as a part of the IADSR 9th Professional Diploma in Advanced General dentistry (PDAGD). It was facilitated by Dr. Waleed Toosy BDS, FCPS (Prosthodontics) and Asst. Professor Avicenna Dental College. The...

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Sindh Medical and Dental Council will be soon made: Dr Azra Pechuho

Karachi: Dr Azra Pechuho, Sindh Health Minister recently addressed news conference held at the Sindh Secretariat. Azra was accompanied by Ahson Rabbani, Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Child Life Foundation (CLF) as well. CLF was a partner of the Sindh government in running the children emergency rooms at public hospitals. Addressing a news conference, Azra said...

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Black Day Observed in Sindh

KARACHI: The Young Doctors Association (YDA) Sindh, Sindh Doctors Ittihad (SDI), and the paramedics’ organizations recently observed black day across the Sindh province. The day was observed in order to show solidarity against torture on doctors and the attack on the Punjab Institute of Cardiology (PIC) by lawyers in Lahore. The protesters were led by...

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