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Preterm Infants - Odontological Aspects

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Title: Preterm Infants - Odontological Aspects
Authors: Rythén, Marianne
Issue Date: 17-Apr-2012
University: University of Gothenburg. Sahlgrenska Academy
Institution: Institute of Odontology. Department of Pedodontics
Parts of work: I. Rythén M, Niklasson A, Hakeberg M, Robertson A. Risk indicators for poor oral health in adolescents born extremely preterm. Accepted for publication in Swedish Dental Journal 2012

II. Rythén M, Thilander B, Robertson A. Dento-alveolar characteristics in adolescents born extremely preterm (EPT). Accepted for publication in European Journal of Orthodontics, 2012. By permission of Oxford University Press on behalf of the European Orthodontic Society.

III. Rythén M, Norén JG, Sabel N, Steiniger F, Niklasson A, Hellström A, Robertson A. Morphological aspects on dental hard tissues in primary teeth from preterm infants. International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry (2008) Nov;18(6):397-406.

IV. Rythén M, Sabel N, Dietz W, Robertson A, Norén JG. Chemical aspects on dental hard tissues in primary teeth from preterm infants. European Journal of Science (2010) Aug;118(4):389-95.

Date of Defence: 2012-05-04
Disputation: Fredagen den 4 maj 2012, kl.13.00 Föreläsningssal 3, Medicinaregatan 12
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy (Odontology)
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Keywords: Preterm infants
oral hygiene
dental caries
dental enamel
dental arch
tooth size
enamel hypomineralization
polarized light microscopy
X-ray microanalysis
Abstract: ABSTRACT Preterm birth is associated with medical complications and treatments postnatally and disturbances in growth and development. Primary and permanent teeth develop during this postnatal period. The overall aim of the present thesis was to elucidate the effects of preterm birth and postnatal complications on oral health and the dentoalveolar development during adolescence, and to study the effects of preterm birth on caries during childhood, in a well-defined group of preterm infants... more
ISBN: 978-91-628-8364-9
ISSN: 0348-6672
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