Utilización de la fitoterapia por los estomatólogos. Clínica Estomatológica "Juan Manuel Márquez", municipio Playa, La Habana.

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Title: Utilización de la fitoterapia por los estomatólogos. Clínica Estomatológica "Juan Manuel Márquez", municipio Playa, La Habana. (Spanish)
Alternate Title: Use of phytotherapy by stomatologists. Stomatological clinic "Juan Manuel márquez", Playa municipality. (English)
Authors: Rodríguez Cuellar, Yaima, González Cardona, Yamily, Camaño Carballo, Liset, García Rodríguez, Beatriz
Source: Dilemas Contemporáneos: Educación, Política y Valores; 2019 Special Issue, Vol. 6, p1-15, 15p
Abstract (English): In Cuba, there is great experience in the use of Natural and Traditional Medicine and the most used technique in Stomatology is Phytotherapy; however, it is not known if stomatologists use this treatment modality. The study characterized the use of Phytotherapy by the stomatologists of a clinic in the municipality of Playa, Havana. Stomatological clinical histories of 200 patients treated with Phytotherapy were analyzed. It was obtained that the most treated conditions with Phytotherapy: chronic gingivitis (35.0%) and odontalgia (28.0%), Integral General Stomatology (EGI), the specialty that most applied it, was used mostly as a fluid extract (30.0%) and tincture (26.0%) and associated with conventional treatment. Calendula (30.0%) and guava (22.5%) were the most commonly used medicinal plants. [ABSTRACT FROM AUTHOR]
Abstract (Spanish): En Cuba, hay gran experiencia en el uso de la Medicina Natural y Tradicional y la técnica más utilizada en Estomatología es la Fitoterapia; sin embargo, se desconoce si los estomatólogos usan esta modalidad de tratamiento. El estudio caracterizó la utilización de la Fitoterapia por los estomatólogos de una clínica del municipio Playa, La Habana. Fueron analizadas historias clínicas estomatológicas de 200 pacientes tratados con Fitoterapia. Se obtuvo que las afecciones más tratadas con Fitoterapia: gingivitis crónica (35,0%) y odontalgia (28,0%), Estomatología General Integral (EGI) especialidad que más la aplicó, se utilizó mayormente como extracto fluido (30,0%) y tintura (26,0%) y asociada al tratamiento convencional. La caléndula (30,0%) y la guayaba (22,5%) fueron las plantas medicinales de mayor uso. [ABSTRACT FROM AUTHOR]
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Published: 2019 Special Issue
Database: Complementary Index

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