Christopher B Owatz
Affiliation: University of Texas Health Science Center
- Enterococcus faecalis: its role in root canal treatment failure and current concepts in retreatmentCharles H Stuart
Department of Endodontics, Wilford Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base, Texas, USA
J Endod 32:93-8. 2006..faecalis within the root canal systems of teeth. In the changing face of dental care, continued research on E. faecalis and its elimination from the dental apparatus may well define the future of the endodontic specialty...
- The incidence of mechanical allodynia in patients with irreversible pulpitisChristopher B Owatz
Department of Endodontics, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
J Endod 33:552-6. 2007..2%, indicating that periradicular mechanical allodynia contributes to early stages of odontogenic pain because of inflammation of vital pulpal tissue...
- Measurement of mechanical allodynia and local anesthetic efficacy in patients with irreversible pulpitis and acute periradicular periodontitisAsma A Khan
Department of Endodontics, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas, USA
J Endod 33:796-9. 2007....
- The development of a diagnostic instrument for the measurement of mechanical allodyniaAsma A Khan
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Department of Endodontics, San Antonio, Texas 78229, USA
J Endod 33:663-6. 2007..3-0.64) and substantial for intra-observer reliability (0.63-0.68). Thus, the force transducer used in our study is a reliable method to measure mechanical pain thresholds in endodontic patients...