S Zimmer

Summary

Affiliation: Heinrich Heine University
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Clinical efficacy of flossing versus use of antimicrobial rinses
    Stefan Zimmer
    Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Heinrich Heine University of Duesseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Periodontol 77:1380-5. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of the Cybersonic in comparison with the Braun 3D Excel and a manual toothbrush
    Stefan Zimmer
    Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 32:360-3. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of dentin abrasion during professional tooth cleaning in an in vitro model
    S Zimmer
    Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 32:947-50. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Fluoride release from a toothbrush
    S Zimmer
    Charite Humboldt University Berlin, School of Dentistry, Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Berlin, Germany
    J Clin Dent 11:114-7. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Bacterial leakage in obturated root canals following the use of different intracanal medicaments
    C R Barthel
    Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Charite, Humboldt University Berlin, Augustenburger Platz 1, D 13353 Berlin, Germany
    Endod Dent Traumatol 16:282-6. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinical study on the plaque-removing ability of a new triple-headed toothbrush
    S Zimmer
    Charite, Humboldt University Berlin, School of Dentistry, Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 26:281-5. 1999
  7. ncbi request reprint Enamel fluoride retention after application of fluoride-containing rubber cups
    Stefan Zimmer
    Charite, Humboldt University, School of Dentistry, Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Berlin, Germany
    Am J Dent 15:11-4. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical efficacy of a new sonic/ultrasonic toothbrush
    Stefan Zimmer
    Charite, Humboldt University Berlin, School of Dentistry, Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Berlin, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 29:496-500. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Time-dependent activation of ERK1/2 in nerve terminals of the dentin-pulp complex following bradykinin treatment
    Y Korkmaz
    Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Heinrich Heine University, Moorenstrasse 5, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Dent Res 87:1149-54. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Caries-preventive effects of fluoride products when used in conjunction with fluoride dentifrice
    S Zimmer
    Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, School of Dentistry, Charite, Humboldt University Berlin, Germany
    Caries Res 35:18-21. 2001

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint Clinical efficacy of flossing versus use of antimicrobial rinses
    Stefan Zimmer
    Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Heinrich Heine University of Duesseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Periodontol 77:1380-5. 2006
    ..This alternative could be a mouthrinse with antimicrobial activity for daily use. The aim of the present study was to evaluate the efficacy of two mouthrinses in reducing interdental plaque and gingivitis compared to dental floss...
  2. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of the Cybersonic in comparison with the Braun 3D Excel and a manual toothbrush
    Stefan Zimmer
    Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 32:360-3. 2005
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of two power toothbrushes (Cybersonic and Braun 3D Excel) and one manual brush (Elmex super 29)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of dentin abrasion during professional tooth cleaning in an in vitro model
    S Zimmer
    Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 32:947-50. 2005
    ..Professional tooth cleaning (PTC) may lead to loss of exposed dentin. The aim of the present study was to determine the absolute loss of dentin during PTC using various product combinations with an in vitro model...
  4. ncbi request reprint Fluoride release from a toothbrush
    S Zimmer
    Charite Humboldt University Berlin, School of Dentistry, Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Berlin, Germany
    J Clin Dent 11:114-7. 2000
    ..001, p < 0.01 or p < 0.05, respectively). It may be concluded that a toothbrush with incorporated sodium fluoride could act as a fluoride-releasing. device...
  5. ncbi request reprint Bacterial leakage in obturated root canals following the use of different intracanal medicaments
    C R Barthel
    Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Charite, Humboldt University Berlin, Augustenburger Platz 1, D 13353 Berlin, Germany
    Endod Dent Traumatol 16:282-6. 2000
    ..Ledermix did not perform better than no premedication. Chlorhexidine was superior to Ledermix in the second third of the observation period...
  6. ncbi request reprint Clinical study on the plaque-removing ability of a new triple-headed toothbrush
    S Zimmer
    Charite, Humboldt University Berlin, School of Dentistry, Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 26:281-5. 1999
    ..84 versus 1.56 (Elmex) and 1.56 (Braun); p<0.001; medians of API: 0.69 versus 0.94 (Elmex) and 0.87 (Braun); p<0.001). The study indicated that the new toothbrush may be an effective alternative to commonly used toothbrushes...
  7. ncbi request reprint Enamel fluoride retention after application of fluoride-containing rubber cups
    Stefan Zimmer
    Charite, Humboldt University, School of Dentistry, Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Berlin, Germany
    Am J Dent 15:11-4. 2002
    ..To compare the fluoride retention in bovine enamel after using fluoride-containing rubber cups or a conventional rubber cup in combination with a fluoride-containing polishing paste...
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical efficacy of a new sonic/ultrasonic toothbrush
    Stefan Zimmer
    Charite, Humboldt University Berlin, School of Dentistry, Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Berlin, Germany
    J Clin Periodontol 29:496-500. 2002
    ..The purpose of this clinical study was to evaluate the efficacy of the Ultra Sonex Ultima(R) in comparison with a conventional manual toothbrush...
  9. ncbi request reprint Time-dependent activation of ERK1/2 in nerve terminals of the dentin-pulp complex following bradykinin treatment
    Y Korkmaz
    Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Heinrich Heine University, Moorenstrasse 5, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Dent Res 87:1149-54. 2008
    ..Analysis of the data indicates that BK induces phosphorylation-mediated local activation of ERK1/2 in nerve terminals modulating nociception in the dentin-pulp complex...
  10. ncbi request reprint Caries-preventive effects of fluoride products when used in conjunction with fluoride dentifrice
    S Zimmer
    Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, School of Dentistry, Charite, Humboldt University Berlin, Germany
    Caries Res 35:18-21. 2001
    ..A caries inhibition of up to 40% can also be achieved by gels containing 1.25% fluoride, if applied 30 times per year. In subjects with a risk of root caries, the daily use of a 250-500 ppm fluoride solution seems to be advisable...
  11. ncbi request reprint Long-Term bacterial leakage along obturated roots restored with temporary and adhesive fillings
    C R Barthel
    Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Humboldt University Berlin, Germany
    J Endod 27:559-62. 2001
    ..At the beginning of the experiment IRM performed worst. Between months 5 and 10 Clearfil showed the least leaking samples; for some months this was statistically significant compared with IRM or Ketac Fil...
  12. pmc Effect of a 5000 ppm fluoride toothpaste and a 250 ppm fluoride mouth rinse on the demineralisation of dentin surfaces
    Mozhgan Bizhang
    Heinrich Heine University, Dept, of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, , Germany
    BMC Res Notes 2:147. 2009
    ..CONCLUSION: Within the limitations of this study, the results suggest that treatment of demineralised dentin with a toothpaste containing 5000 ppm fluoride may considerably reduce mineral loss and lesion depth on exposed dentin...
  13. doi request reprint Comparative clinical study of the effectiveness of three different bleaching methods
    Mozhgan Bizhang
    Heinrich Heine University, Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Duesseldorf, Germany
    Oper Dent 34:635-41. 2009
    ..The current study assessed the efficacy of three current bleaching methods...
  14. ncbi request reprint Demineralization effects of 2 bleaching procedures on enamel surfaces with and without post-treatment fluoride application
    Mozhgan Bizhang
    Dept of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Oper Dent 31:705-9. 2006
    ..00 and B: 364.90 vs D: 151.10). The highest mineral loss was found in Group F (581.85 vol% microm) and was lowest in Group E (32.80 vol% microm). No statistically significant difference between groups was found for lesion depth...
  15. ncbi request reprint Microbiota of exposed root surfaces after fluoride, chlorhexidine, and periodontal maintenance therapy: a 3-year evaluation
    Mozhgan Bizhang
    Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Section of Periodontology, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Periodontol 78:1580-9. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the effects of fluoride and CHX varnishes on root caries and microbiota located on root surfaces...
  16. ncbi request reprint Effect of a 40% chlorhexidine varnish on demineralization of dentin surfaces in situ
    Mozhgan Bizhang
    Heinrich Heine Universitat, Dept of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Moorenstr 5, 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
    Am J Dent 20:193-7. 2007
    ..To evaluate the effect of varnish with different chlorhexidine concentrations on the demineralization of dentin surfaces in situ...
  17. pmc The extent of the psychological impairment of prosthodontic outpatients at a German University Hospital
    Michelle A Ommerborn
    Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Dusseldorf, Germany
    Head Face Med 4:23. 2008
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  18. doi request reprint The constitutive activation of extracellular signal-regulated kinase 1 and 2 in periodontal ligament nerve fibers
    Yuksel Korkmaz
    Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Heinrich Heine University, Dusseldorf, Germany
    J Periodontol 80:850-9. 2009
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  19. ncbi request reprint Clinical significance of sleep bruxism on several occlusal and functional parameters
    Michelle A Ommerborn
    Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Heinrich Heine University Diisseldorf, Germany
    Cranio 28:238-48. 2010
    ..Following further evaluation including polysomnographic recordings, the BBMD combined with this new analyzing technique seems to be a clinically feasible instrument that allows the practitioner to quantify abrasion over a short period...
  20. ncbi request reprint In situ antimicrobial effectiveness of chlorhexidine and calcium hydroxide: gel and paste versus gutta-percha points
    Claudia R Barthel
    Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Charite, Humboldt University Berlin, Germany
    J Endod 28:427-30. 2002
    ..However, only the chlorhexidine-gel and the calcium hydroxide paste group showed no microbial colonization in a considerable number of samples after 1 and 2 weeks...
  21. ncbi request reprint Microhardness changes in dentine after neonatal capsaicin application
    T L Krage
    Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Heinrich Heine University, Duesseldorf, Germany
    Int Endod J 38:570-4. 2005
    ..To determine if desensitization of the nociceptive innervation in the dental pulp has an effect on odontoblast function in the rat...
  22. ncbi request reprint Reduction of oral levels of volatile sulfur compounds (VSC) by professional toothcleaning and oral hygiene instruction in non-halitosis patients
    Rainer Seemann
    Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Charité University Dental School, Berlin, Germany
    Oral Health Prev Dent 2:397-401. 2004
    ..The aim of the study was to determine the longitudinal effect of an oral hygiene program on oral levels of volatile sulfur compounds (VSC)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Kinetic cavity preparation--hit or flop?
    K R Jahn
    Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Humboldt University Charité Berlin, Germany
    Ann R Australas Coll Dent Surg 16:26-9. 2002
    ..For example, KCP can not replace the normal conditioning of enamel by acid etching. The hopes connected with the re-introduction of this technology for conservative dentistry have not been fulfilled...
  24. ncbi request reprint Differences in the salivary glycan pattern between children with high and low caries susceptibility
    R Seemann
    Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Dental School, Charite, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
    Caries Res 35:156-61. 2001
    ..The data suggest that a reduced availability of glycosylation patterns of galactosyl residues detected by the lectin PNA may act as an additional host-derived factor for an increased caries susceptibility...
  25. ncbi request reprint Bacterial leakage in roots filled with different medicaments and sealed with Cavit
    Claudia R Barthel
    Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Heinrich Heine University, Duesseldorf, Germany
    J Endod 32:127-9. 2006
    ..It may be concluded that Cavit-sealed and medicated root canals do not provide adequate protection against bacterial leakage for more than 1 month...
  26. ncbi request reprint Tensile bond strength of composite to air-abraded dentin
    Birgit Geitel
    Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Humboldt University, Berlin Charité, Germany
    Oper Dent 29:69-74. 2004
    ..The light microscopic evaluation showed mainly adhesive and combined adhesive-cohesive fractures. Significantly more adhesive fractures could be observed between abraded dentin and composite than between etched dentin and composite...
  27. ncbi request reprint Clinically controlled study on the quality of class III, IV and V composite restorations after two years
    Birgit Geitel
    Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Humboldt University Berlin Charité, Germany
    J Adhes Dent 6:247-53. 2004
    ..The quality of fillings consisting of a hybrid composite was compared with fillings consisting of two different microfilled composites in a clinical examination...
  28. ncbi request reprint A new fluoride-releasing rubber cup for professional oral hygiene
    Stefan Zimmer
    Charite, Humboldt University Berlin School of Dentistry, Berlin, Germany
    J Clin Dent 13:253-7. 2002
    ..The newly developed fluoride releasing Hawe Neos cup represents an effective alternative to conventional procedures for supragingival professional tooth cleaning on enamel...
  29. ncbi request reprint Intracoronal bleaching of discolored non-vital teeth
    Mozhgan Bizhang
    Charite, Humboldt University Berlin, Germany
    Oper Dent 28:334-40. 2003
    ..The post-bleaching, whitening effect in Group C was significantly better, but after six months, in Group C, it was as effective as in Group B...
  30. ncbi request reprint Recommendations for the use of fluoride in caries prevention
    Stefan Zimmer
    Charite, School of Dentistry, Dept of Operative and Preventive Dentistry and Endodontics, Humboldt University Berlin, Germany
    Oral Health Prev Dent 1:45-51. 2003
    ..Besides this, fluoridated water and fluoridated salt are still important. Although they have a systemic effect, the efficacy of these fluoride applications results from local processes...
  31. ncbi request reprint Change in caries prevalence after implementation of a fluoride varnish program
    Sylvia Dohnke-Hohrmann
    Bezirksamt Neukölln von Berlin, Public Dental Health Services
    J Public Health Dent 64:96-100. 2004
    ..All 49 primary schools of the district joined the project. The aim of the present study was to evaluate in a cross-sectional study whether the preventive program resulted in a reduced caries prevalence...
  32. ncbi request reprint [Table salt fluoridation has to be preserved]
    Stefan Zimmer
    Poliklinik für Zahnerhaltung und Präventive Zahnheikunde der Universität Düsseldorf
    Kinderkrankenschwester 24:339. 2005
  33. ncbi request reprint Relationship of radiologic and histologic signs of inflammation in human root-filled teeth
    Claudia R Barthel
    Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry, Charite, Humboldt University Berlin, Germany
    J Endod 30:75-9. 2004
    ..No relationship was detected between unfilled lateral or accessory canals and the status of inflammation at the periapex (51% inflamed, 49% uninflamed)...