Overseas and Norwegian-made dental crowns – does the delivery meet the ordered specifications? -

Overseas and Norwegian-made dental crowns – does the delivery meet the ordered specifications?

“Hazard using snuff” -

“Hazard using snuff” is the new report from the Norwegian Institute of Public Health commissioned by the Ministry of Health and Care Services in Norway. The report shows that there has been a dramatic increase in smokeless tobacco use in Norway. Snuff use in Norway has tripled in five years. The increase is greatest in […]

Academy of Dental Materials, Bologna, 2014 -

Dr Hilde Kopperud and guest researcher Dr Jingwei He participated at the annual meeting of the Academy of Dental Materials, which was held in Bologna, Italy, 8–11 October 2014. The topics of the meeting included Biological perspective of restorative materials and clinical outcome, Recent developments of ceramic materials and clinical outcome, and Biomaterials and tissue […]

Norsk forening for fotobiologi og fotomedisin, 2014 -

The 2014 Nobel Prize in Physics was awarded to the inventors of the blue LED. This light source is far more long-lasting and efficient than the existing alternatives. However, bright blue light sources can pose a risk to the retina of the eye. The use of blue light protective eye shields is necessary when being […]

Symposium on Light Sources in Dentistry, Halifax, 2014 -

Dr Hilde Kopperud and Dr Ellen Bruzell attended the Symposium on Light Sources in Dentistry in Halifax, Canada, 29–30 May 2014. The overall purpose of the meeting was to improve oral health by improving the longevity of resin restorations. The role of the dental curing light and how it is used in dentistry was reviewed. […]