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Subject Code 012 - Anatomy

Proposal for clinical classification of multifactorial noncarious cervical lesions
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[exercise #349]

Subject Code 013 - Microbiology

Current applications of nanotechnology in dentistry: a review
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[exercise #354]

Investigation of antibacterial efficacy of Acacia nilotica against salivary mutans streptococci: a randomized control trial
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[exercise #361]


Subject Code 016 - Dental Materials

Perspective of cardiologists on the continuation or discontinuation of antiplatelet therapy before dental treatment: a questionnaire-based study
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[exercise #359]

Subject Code 017 - Dental Materials

Cigarette smoke: effects on water sorption and solubility of restorative dental composites
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[exercise #347]

Marginal gap, cement thickness, and microleakage of 2 zirconia crown systems luted with glass ionomer and MDP-based cements
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[exercise #348]


Subject Code 132 - Anesthesia and Pain Control

Mepivacaine: a closer look at its properties and current utility
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[exercise #360]

Local anesthetic calculations: avoiding trouble with pediatric patient
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[exercise #362]

Subject Code 150 - Nutrition

What every dentist should know about tea
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[exercise #357]


Subject Code 165 - Digital Radiology

Digital intraoral radiographic quality assurance and control in private practice
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[exercise #355]

Subject Code 250 - Operative (Restorative) Dentistry

Fracture resistance of permanent anterior incisors using fiber-reinforced composite posts
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[exercise #346]


Subject Code 257 - Caries Detection and Prevention

Microtensile bond strength of etch-and-rinse and self-etch adhesives to artificially created carious dentin
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[exercise #351]

Survey of fluoride levels in vended water stations
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[exercise #356]

Subject Code 259 - Fissurotomy (Micro) Dentistry

Approaches to managing asymptomatic enamel and dentin cracks
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[exercise #358]


Subject Code 610 - Prosthodontics/Fixed

Subpontic osseous hyperplasia: a case
series and literature review

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[exercise #352]

Subject Code 674 - Fixed Removable Hybrid Prosthesis

Revisiting implant-retained mandibular overdentures: planning according to treatment needs
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[exercise #353]

Stress analysis of mandibular implant-retained overdenture with independent attachment system: effect of restoration space and attachment height
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[exercise #363]


Subject Code 730 - Oral Medicine, Oral Diagnosis, Oral Pathology

Distinguishing and diagnosing contemporary and conventional features of dental erosion
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[exercise #350]