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Comparison of changes in the dental transverse and sagittal planes between patients treated with self-ligating and with conventional brackets
(Dental Press Journal of Orthodontics, 2020)
Introduction: Several advantages have been established regarding the efficiency of self-ligating brackets (SL). In spite of some controversy surrounding this question in the literature, clinical results ...
Polyethylene glycol pulsed electrodeposition for the development of antifouling coatings on titanium
Titanium dental implants are widely used for the replacement of damaged teeth. However, bacterial infections at the interface between soft tissues and the implant can impair the functionality of the ...
Platelet-rich plasma and its use for cicatricial and non-cicatricial alopecias: a narrative review
(Dermatology and Therapy, 2020-06)
The concept and description of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) started in the field of hematology and is being extensively used in other fields of medicine. Interest in the application of PRP has been ...
Social, economic and family factors associated with binge drinking in Spanish adolescents
(BMC Public Health, 2020)
Background: The main aim of this study was to determine the socioeconomic and family factors associated with binge drinking (BD) in Spanish adolescents who participated in a web-based computer intervention ...
Fulfilment of expectations on students’ perceived quality in the Catalan higher education system
(Total Quality Management & Business Excellence, 2020)
This study provides an innovative approach to the analysis of the antecedents of satisfaction. A discussion about different types of expectations and their configurations is presented, providing a new ...
Pomace olive oil concentrated in triterpenic acids restores vascular function, glucose tolerance and obesity progression in mice
Pomace olive oil, an olive oil sub-product, is a promising source of bioactive triterpenoids such as oleanolic acid and maslinic acid. Considering the vascular actions of pomace olive oil and the potential ...
Estrategias de comunicación de las marcas de moda de lujo: ¿es lo sostenible un lujo?
(Correspondencias & Análisis, 2020)
El uso y consumo de productos ecológicos y sostenibles con el medio ambiente implican un alto coste por la complejidad de su cadena de producción y, la moda de lujo es una industria que cada vez se ve ...
Evaluación de la aplicación de un protocolo de cribado nutricional en pacientes ingresados en el Servicio de Medicina de un hospital comarcal
(Nutrición Hospitalaria, 2020)
Antecedentes: las técnicas de cribado e intervención nutricional en pacientes hospitalizados son una medida coste-efectiva. En la práctica clínica, el problema radica en cómo aplicarlas. Objetivo: evaluar ...
Impact of transcranial direct current stimulation on sustained attention in breast cancer survivors: evidence for feasibility, tolerability, and initial efficacy
(Brain Stimulation, 2020)
Background: A significant subset of breast cancer survivors experience cognitive difficulties in attention and memory, which persist for years following treatment. Transcranial direct current stimulation ...
Tricholeichomania by proxy
(Journal of Clinical Medical Research, 2020)