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Theses

​​We have a large collection of theses available for loan.

Most but not all are published as Swedish Dental Journal supplements.

 

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​Malocclusion among adolescents: qualitative and quantitative studies of the impact on oral health and daily life

Bayat, JT
Karolinska Institutet, 2016
 

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The overall aim of this thesis was to examine the effect of malocclusion on the everyday life of adolescents and to explore the relationship between professionally assessed treatment need and patient demand for treatment, and to develop a condition-specific instrument predicting treatment need through self-assessed treatment demand of adolescents.

 

​After the bond has failed. Failure of the adhesive interface and its implications for secondary caries

Montagner, AF
Radboud University Nijmegen, 2016
 

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​The aims of this thesis were to

  1. Evaluate in situ the caries wall lesion development in different composite-dentin interfaces to investigate if the presence and location of bonding material in the gaps influence wall caries lesion development;
  2. Evaluate the effect of ageing with a new mechanical device on the microtensile bond strength and the fracture patterns of adhesive systems to dentin;
  3. Evaluate in vitro dentin caries wall lesion development of failed bonded composite-dentin interfaces and compare with non-bonded situations where no adhesive was used or adhesive was applied only on the dentin, using a gel caries model;
  4. Evaluate in vitro the dentin caries wall lesion development of failed bonded composite-dentin interfaces investigating the presence of two adhesive bonding materials in the gaps, using a microcosm biofilm model

 

​​Fixed or removable appliance for early orthodontic treatment of functional anterior crossbite

Wiedel, A-P
Malmo University, 2015
 

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​The aim of this thesis was "to compare and evaluate the use of FA and RA for correcting anterior crossbite with functional shift in the mixed dentition, with special reference to clinical effectiveness, stability, cost-effectiveness and patient perceptions."

 

Orthodontic retention - studies of retention capacity, cost-effectiveness and long-term stability

Tynelius, GE
Malmo University, 2014

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​The aim of this thesis was "to compare and evaluate three different retention strategies, with special reference to short- and long-term clinical stability and cost-effectiveness."