Dental extractions, although often considered the last treatment of choice in the dental armamentarium
, remain a common procedure in dental practices in less-developed countries, and in underprivileged settings in general.
Porcelain veneers are a recent and very exciting development in the dental armamentarium
2, 3 Scaling and root planing out- comes are enhanced when diode laser therapy is added to the dental armamentarium
As an adjunct to traditional restorative techniques, air abrasion seems to be carving out a place of itself in dental armamentarium
While reported clinical trials have concluded that articaine is a safe effective addition to the dental armamentarium
, there have been reports suggesting that articaine use is associated with higher rates of paresthesia (persistent anesthesia).