National Journal of Maxillofacial Surgery

REVIEW ARTICLE
Year
: 2013  |  Volume : 4  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 19--24

Advances in dental local anesthesia techniques and devices: An update


Payal Saxena1, Saurabh K Gupta1, Vilas Newaskar2, Anil Chandra3 
1 Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, Government College of Dentistry, Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India
2 Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Government College of Dentistry, Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India
3 Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, King George's Medical University, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India

Correspondence Address:
Payal Saxena
Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, Government College of Dentistry, Indore, Madhya Pradesh
India

Although local anesthesia remains the backbone of pain control in dentistry, researches are going to seek new and better means of managing the pain. Most of the researches are focused on improvement in the area of anesthetic agents, delivery devices and technique involved. Newer technologies have been developed that can assist the dentist in providing enhanced pain relief with reduced injection pain and fewer adverse effects. This overview will enlighten the practicing dentists regarding newer devices and methods of rendering pain control comparing these with the earlier used ones on the basis of research and clinical studies available.


How to cite this article:
Saxena P, Gupta SK, Newaskar V, Chandra A. Advances in dental local anesthesia techniques and devices: An update.Natl J Maxillofac Surg 2013;4:19-24


How to cite this URL:
Saxena P, Gupta SK, Newaskar V, Chandra A. Advances in dental local anesthesia techniques and devices: An update. Natl J Maxillofac Surg [serial online] 2013 [cited 2019 Dec 16 ];4:19-24
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