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Bacterial isolate and resistance patterns of deep neck infections: The Manitoba experience
Objective: The purpose of the study is to identify bacteria isolate patterns in deep neck infections managed by Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons at a tertiary care centre in Manitoba, and analyze resistance profiles of the ...
Physical properties of the upper lip measured during simulated tooth movement
Differences in the physical characteristics of the lips of different individuals could account for differences in the lip response to tooth movement between individuals. This study was designed to address this possibility. ...
Prediction of the size of unerupted canines and premolars in a northern Manitoban Aboriginal population
During the mixed dentition period, forecasting the size of the unerupted canines and premolars relative to the existing arch space available is an important diagnostic process. Typically, the mesiodistal dimensions of the ...
An analysis of patients' expectations and perceptions of orthodontic dental service quality
The Gap Theory of Parasuraman et al. (1985) defines service quality as 'a function of the gaps between the service expectations of consumers (patients) and their service perceptions'. Since reducing these gaps must comprise ...
An evaluation of changes to the referral base of one orthodontic specialist over a 24-year period
Accurate predictions of orthodontic market changes are serious concerns for the specialist. For instance, in addition to increases in the provision of orthodontic services by general dentists, recent decades have witnessed ...