NEWS

2017

Al-Musawi A, Al-Sane M, Andersson L. Smartphone App as an aid in the emergency management of avulsed teeth. Dent Traumatol 2017; 33: 13-18.
Conclusion: The Dental Trauma App alone is an effective means of providing accessible knowledge to guide laypeople in managing tooth avulsion, and it can be superior to a lecture-based delivery of information.

The Dental Trauma app can be found in 70 countries.


2016

The second study has now been published comparing the Dental Trauma app with a poster. Results: Both the app and the poster show what can be done in case of a dental accident. 66% responded that they preferred the Dental Trauma app before a poster. The app is a good tool for healthcare providers in emergency cases.
Study: Iskander M, Lou J, Wells M, Scarbecz M. A poster and a mobile healthcare application as information tools for dental trauma management. Dent Traumatol 2016; 32: 457-463.

The first study ever has now been published on MedLine (Pub Med) with purpose to evaluate the DENTAL TRAUMA app. The result shows that the DENTAL TRAUMA app is sufficient to provide the information needed to the public to handle an avulsed tooth already at the scene of the accident.
See link: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/edt.12298/full

Djemal and Singh* have found only two apps (AcciDent and Dental Trauma app) that provide relevant information regarding dental trauma for both patients and dentists. The Dental Trauma app is also recommended by the International Association of Dental Traumatology (IADT) and is written in 18 languages.

* Djemal S, Singh P. Smartphones and dental trauma: the current availability of apps for managing traumatic dental injuries. Dent Traumatol 2016; 32: 52-57.


2015

Lecture on 17/12-2015 at School of Dentistry in Huddinge, Stockholm. Headlines: Dental and jaw injuries in sports and A trip through the world of dental trauma.

Became a "Foundation Fellow" by the International Association of Dental Traumatology (IADT).


2014

Lectures 18-19/12-2014 at School of Dentistry in Huddinge, Stockholm. Headlines: Dental and jaw injuries in sports and A trip through the world of dental trauma.

The Dental Trauma app is available in Italian and German.


2013

One-day seminar on December 19, 2013 at the School of Dentistry in Huddinge, Stockholm. Headlines: A trip in the world of dental trauma with special emphasis on sports. Clinical and socio-odontological considerations.

The Dental Trauma app is now available at www.internetodontology.se

Lectured on dental trauma at Odontological days 3-4 October 2013. Organizer: Public dental health services in Uppsala County. Headline: ABOUT DENTAL TRAUMA EARLIER, TODAY AND IN THE FUTURE.

Now you can tell your Facebook friends about the DENTAL TRAUMA app because it has got a Share feature.

Lectured on April 18th 2013 on "Is dental trauma a societal problem?" at a seminar for ST dentists in surgery and in pedodontics at Malm? School of Dentistry.

The app DENTAL TRAUMA is recommended by the International Association of Dental Traumatology (IADT) and is now available on the IADT website. CE marking completed.

The app DENTAL TRAUMA was offered to all participants at the Dutch Society of Endodontology Conference in Holland on March 23, 2013.

Lectured on Handling of a Dental Trauma at the scene of Accident - Football Medicine Conference Scandic Hasselbacken 25-26 January 2013, Stockholm.


2012

Visited Copenhagen Trauma Symposium October 2012 - "Update on the treatment of severe healing complications after dental trauma".

Visited the 17th World Congress in Dental Traumatology in Rio de Janeiro.

The app "DENTAL TRAUMA", which informs about FIRST AID FOR DENTAL TRAUMA, will either be downloaded from iTunes (Apple), or at Google Play (Android).

You can select the following languages in the app: Swedish, English, Dutch, Arabic, Spanish, Portuguese, Chinese, Turkish, Danish, Greek, Russian, Norwegian, Polish, French, Malay, Finnish, Italian and German. Additional languages are welcome. The app is now available in 66 countries in five continents.

Presentation of acute care of dental trauma for ?NH doctors at Link?ping University Hospital.


2011

The report "Ice Hockey is a martial art where you can expect dental and jaw injuries" - A phenomenological study of attitudes towards dental and facial protection in the hockey season 2001/2002 is available as a PDF file.

Completed a course in dental trauma for the Dental Association in the Western Region.

A presentation at a congress in Dubai.