Harvesting a palatal CT graft has had problems of uneven thickness, and compromise in quality of graft, with current techniques used. If a graft is too thin or thick, it can compromise healing results at both donor and recipient sites. We utilize a modified approach which provides better control on graft thickness.
DURBAN, South Africa: As the number of reported cases of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) continues to climb across the globe, the special attention that they may require in order to help them avoid oral health problems has become more apparent. A study out of South Africa has shed light on this issue and pointed towards ways that could help decrease oral health inequalities in this population.