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Vol. 2 #1A. Evaluation Programs, ADA Guide to Dental Materials and Devices, 7th ed., chapt II:13-15,18 (1974-1975).
Vol. 2 #1B. Amalgam and Mercury, ADA Guide to Dental Materials and Devices, 7th ed., chapt III: 19-35 (1974-1975).
Vol. 2 #1C. Recommended Standard practices for Biological and Clinical Evaluations, ADA Guide to Dental Materials and Devices, 7th ed. Chapt XVI:160-169 (1974-1975).
Vol. 2 #1D. Specifications for Dental Materials, ADAGuide to Dental Materials and Devices, 7th ed., 170-173;186-187 (1974-1975).
Vol. 2 #1E. Listof Certified Dental Materials and Devices, ADA Guide to Dental Materials and Devices, 7th ed., 261-274 (1974-1975).
Vol. 2 #1F. Index to Manufacturers and Distributors of Certified and/or Classified Products, ADAGuide to Dental Materials and Devices, 7th ed., 275-282 (1974-1975).
Vol. 2 #1G. Publications and Educational Material, ADA Guide to Dental Materials and Devices, 7th ed., 283-288 (1974-1975).
Vol. 2 #1H. TheInternational System of Units, ADA Guide to Dental Materials and Devices, 7th.ed., 289 (1974-1975).
Vol. 2 #2. Dental Mercury Hygiene, JADA vol. 122 (August 1991).
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Vol. 2 #47. FDA Writ of Mandamus Petition, BIO-Probe Newsletter, v.8, issue 6:1-7 (November 1992).
Vol. 2 #48. “See-Surp” Report Conflict! Michael F. Ziff, DDS and Sam Ziff, Bio-Probe Newsletter, v.9, issue 2: 1-8 (March 1993).
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Vol. 3 #7. Table 2: Treatment room mercury vapor level (mg/M3) during ultraspeed removal of Amalgam Restorations: Dry cutting with central vacuum evacuation. Table 3: Treatment room mercury vapor level (mg/M3) during ultraspeed removal of amalgam restorations: Water spray and central vacuum evacuation. USAF US Air Force Vol. 57 #2 March/April 1978
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Vol. 3 #12. Adverse Immune Effects of Dental Amalgam- New Evidence! Bio-Probe Newsletter, v.10, issue 6:1-8 (November 1994).
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Volume IV 1. Pleva, J., Mercury from dental amalgams: exposure and effects, International Journal of Risk & Safety in Medicine, v.3:1-22 (1992).
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Vol. 6 #Vol. VI #18. Ellingsen, A. A., et.al, A neurological and neurophysiological study of chloralkali workers previously exposed to mercury vapour, Acta Neurologica Scandinavica, v. 88:427-433 (1993).
Vol. 6 #Vol. VI #19. Feasby, T.E., Axonal Guillain-Barre Syndrome, Muscle & Nerve, v. 17:678-679 (June 1994).
Vol. 6 #Vol. VI #20. Cros, D., et.al, There are No Neurophysiologic Features Characteristic of “Axonal” Buillian-Barre Syndrome, Muscle & Nerve, v.17:675-677 (June 1994).
Vol. 6 #Vol. VI #21. Yuki, N., Pathogenesis of Axonal Guillain-Barre Syndrome: Hypothesis, Muscle & Nerve, v.17:680-682 (June 1994).
Vol. 6 #Vol. VI #22. Hartung, H., et.al, Immunopathogenesis and Treatment of the Guillain-Barre Syndrome-Part I, Muscle & Nerve, v.18:137-153 (February 1995).
Vol. 6 #Vol. VI #23. Hartung, H., et.al., Immunopathogenesis and Treatment of the Guillain-Barre Syndrome-Part II, Muscle & Nerve, v.18:154-164 (February 1995).
24. Stopford, W., et.al, Microenvironmental exposure to mercury vapor, Am. Ind. Hyg. Assoc, v. 39:378-384 (May 1978).
Vol. 6 #Vol. VI #25. Talley, R.L., et.al., Standards for the History, Examination, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Temporomandibular Disorders (TMD): A Position Paper, The Journal of Craniomandibular Practice, v.8, no1.:60-77, (January 1990).
Vol. 6 #Vol. VI #26. Recovery from Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis and From Allergy After Removal of Dental Amalgam Fillings, Dental Health Facts (May 1994).
Vol. 6 #Vol. VI #27. Resin Restorations, Textbook of operative dentistry, 423-431.
Vol. 6 #Vol. VI #28. Scientific Response to the American Dental Association’s Special Report and Statement of Confidence in Dental Amalgam, International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology, 1-12. 1990
Vol. 6 #Vol. VI #29. Kennedy, D.C., Dental Personnel and the “Right to Know” (March 1990).
Vol. 6 #Vol. VI #30. Burton Goldberg Biological Dentistry, Alternative Medicine the Definitive Guide, 80-96 (1993).
Vol. VI #31. Silver Amalgam & Its Alternatives, Clinical Research Associates Newsletter, v.15, issue 2 (February 1991).
Vol. VI #32. Background and Agenda for Workshop on “Methods for Detection of Health Effects from Low Level Exposure to Methyl Mercury (MeHg) and Inorganic Mercury (Hg)”, (September 1994).
Vol. VI #34. Aten, J., et.al., Susceptibility to the induction of either autoimmunity or immunosuppression by mercuric chloride is related to the major histocompatibility complex class II haplotype, Euro. J. Immunol., v.21:611-616 (1991).
Vol. VI #35. World Update on the Mercury Amalgam Issue, Dental & Health Facts, v. 7, no.1:1-4 (February 1994).
Vol. VI #36. Vimy, M.J., Toxic Teeth: The Chronic Mercury Poisoning of Modern Man, Chemistry & Industry, 14-17 (January 1995).
Vol. VI #37. Lorscheider, F.L., et.al., Evaluation of the safety issue of mercury release from dental fillings, The Faseb Journal, v.7:1432-1433 (December 1993).
Vol. VI #38. Mercury, Pamphlet from U.S. Dept. of Labor OSHA (August 1975).
Vol. VI #39. Ziff, M.F., et. al., The Myth’s and the Fact’s, Bio-Probe Newsletter, v.3, issue 4:1-20 (September 1986).
Vol. VI #40. Ziff, M., et. al., Tracking the Elusive Mercury TLV, Precisely How Much Intra-Oral Mercury Vapor is Too Much?, Bio-Probe Newsletter, v.3, issue 6:1-24 (December 1986).
Vol. VI #41. Ziff, M.F., et.al., Dietary Mercury vs Amalgam Mercury A Red Herring?, Bio-Probe Newsletter, v.6, issue 1:1-12 (January 1989).
Vol. VI #42. Daily Intake of Mercury W.H.O. Scientists Disagree with Dentists, Bio-Probe Newsletter, v.7, issue 3:1-8 (May 1991).
Vol. VI #43. The ADA, FDA, NIDR and the 4th Amalgam War, Bio-Probe Newsletter, v.7, issue 6:1-16 (November 1991).
Vol. VI #44. Mercury Exposure Calculation, Kapsa & Meyer Attorneys.
Volume VII #1. To the dental patient:, ADA News, January (1984).[vol.7, no.1]
ADA’s answers to the most commonly asked questions about dental amalgam are found on this page.
Volume VII #2. Odom, J.G., Ethics and Dental Amalgam Removal, JADA, v.122:69-71 (June 1991).[vol.7, no.2]
This review article examines the issue of dental amalgam removal from an ethical perspective and offers some practical advice on how to address this problem in the dental office.
Volume VII #3. When your patients ask about mercury in amalgam, JADA, v.120:395-398 (April 1990).[vol.7, no.3]
This article refreshes ADA members on the topic of the safety of dental amalgam; it’s presented in a question and answer format that attempts to simulate the questions you may hear from your patients.
Volume VII #4. ADA Membership, JADA, v. 114 (January 1987). [vol.7, no.4]
This article discusses several key resolutions relating to dental care programs which were adopted by the 1986 House of Delegates.
Volume VII #5. Dental Amalgam, ADA pamphlet (1985). [vol., 7, no.5] W186
ADA’s responses to the most frequently asked questions about dental amalgam are printed in this brochure.
Volume VII #6. Memo from Dr. Thomas J. Ginley (ADA) on Dental Amalgam (December 1990).[vol.7, no.6]
This memo refers to the 60 Minutes segment on dental amalgam. There is an enclosed commentary from the ADA Division of Legal Affairs addressing this issue and an ADA statement on dental amalgam both of which can be used to respond to member inquiries.
Volume VII #7. Truono, E.J., DDS., Special Report [vol.7, no.7]
This six-page booklet provides information ADA member dentists can use to answer the patient questions you have been hearing or will be hearing in the days ahead. The report was developed from the best available scientific evidence, presented by some of the most knowledgeable research scientists in the fields of biomaterials, dental restoration, dental epidemiology and health care ethics. It was created in response to the “60 Minutes” program.
Volume VII #8. M.S., arthritis groups get amalgam calls, ADA News, 10 (January 1991).[vol.7, no.8]
This news article discusses the reactions of the viewers that watched the “60 Minutes” report and how the M.S. Society in Chicago and Arthritis Foundation handled the phone calls from individuals who were looking for answers.
Volume VII #9. ADA amalgam information helps field patient queries, ADA News, 8 (January 1991).[vol.7, no.9]
This news article discusses the library of materials regarding the safety or effectiveness of dental amalgam compiled by the ADA and made available to dentists. The additional efforts made by the ADA in response to the
“60 Minutes” program are listed.
Volume VII #10. Research addresses amalgam safety, ADA News, 6 (January 1991).[vol.7, no.10]
This news article reports on Dr. J. Rodway Mackert’s lecture at the ADA headquarters. He critiqued the University of Calgary study on dental amalgam’s effect on sheep and how it was flawed due to the implications for humans. The thrust of his talk dealt with disarming people’s fears about the safety of dental amalgam.
Volume VII #11. Dr. Loe: biased report ‘a disservice’, ADA News, 7 (January 1991).[vol.7, no.11]
In this news article Dr. Loe, director of the National Institute of Dental Research, analyzed the “60 Minutes” report.
Volume VII #12. Dentist barred for removing amalgam, ADA News (January 1991).[vol.7, no. 13] Baratz
This news article discusses the Iowa dentist who was charged with fraudulently treating a patient’s multiple sclerosis by removing her amalgam fillings. The dentist was barred from practicing dentistry for five years.
(Cont) Witness in Berger case responds, ADA News (January 1991).[vol.7, no.14]
This letter scripted by Dr. Robert S. Baratz was published in this journal. Dr. Baratz with the Tufts University School of Dental Medicine sent the letter to CBS-TV’s “60 minutes” on December 18, 1990. Dr. Baratz is a diplomat of the American Board of Oral Medicine and a professor in both the department of oral pathology at Tufts and the department of medicine and surgery with the Department of Veterans Affairs. Dr. Baratz presented his views as strictly his own, not necessarily those of Tufts University or the DVA.
Volume VII #13. ’60 Minutes’ report filled with errors: ADA, ADA News, (January 1991).[vol.7, no.15]
This news article discusses the six-page letter submitted by ADA President Eugene J. Truono addressed to “60 Minutes” Executive Producer Don Hewitt. The ADA letter protests that the “60 Minutes” report contained numerous inaccuracies, omitted important information and created serious misconceptions in the minds of viewers.
Volume VII #14. Questionable Care: What can be done about dental quackery?, JADA, v.115: 680-685 (November 1987). [vol. 7, no.16]
This article focuses on the nature and prevalence of quackery and health fraud, particularly as they relate to dentistry and dental care. Educators, dentists and other professionals who have devoted much of their lives to fighting quackery were interviewed.
Volume VII # 15.Lamm, O. et.al., Subclinical Effects of Exposure to Inorganic Mercury Revealed by Somatosensory-Evoked Potentials, Eur. Neurol. v.24:237-243 (1985).[vol. 7, no.17]
nerve ending conduction times at the periphery and an acceleration of the conduction from brain stem to cortex.
Volume VII #16. Arizona mercury decision “misguided’, ADA News (October 1989).[vol. 7, no.18]
This news article discusses the actions of the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Pima County dental offices. The agencies shut down the dental offices until they met the required mercury levels-which amounted to a day. Greg McFarland, executive director of the Arizona State Dental Association states the agencies shut down the offices in order to demonstrate that they’re taking action. But they seem more interested in enforcing the federal requirements than they are about the validity of their testing methods.
Volume VII #17. Palmer, C., FDA panel: amalgam poses no direct hazard, ADA News, v.22, no.6:1,5 (March 1991).[vol. 7, no.19]
This news article discusses the Food and Drug Administration advisory panel’s urgent request to the agency to issue a public statement advising patients against removal of amalgam fillings.
Volume VII #18. Berry, T.G., et.al., Almost two centuries with amalgam: Where are we today?, JADA, v.125:392-399 (April 1994).[vol.7, no.20]
This review analyzes Amalgam and how it has provided a valuable and comparatively inexpensive service to patients for a longer time than any other restorative material. Despite the excitement surrounding the use of each new restorative material, each has a shortcoming that amalgam hasn’t.
Volume VII #19. Corbin, S.B., et.al., The benefits and risks of dental amalgam: Current findings reviewed, JADA, v.125:381-387 (April 1994).[vol. 7, no.21]
This article summarizes the principal findings, conclusions and recommendations from the comprehensive scientific review on dental amalgam performed by the U.S. Public Health Service. Both benefits and risks were analyzed and listed in the report.
Volume VII #20. Autoimmune Neuropathies: Guillain-Barre Syndrome, Annals of Neurology Supplement to Volume 27, S21-S24 (1990).[vol. 7, no.23]
This article defines GBS and the criteria for diagnosis as they were first published in the Annals of Neurology in 1978. Electrodiagnostic criteria are expanded and a series of comments and suggested modifications are added.
Volume VII #21. Advisory: Amalgam study, ADA, (1993).[vol.7, no.24]
This memo from the ADA Department of Professional Communications to Executive Directors, Constituent and Component Dental Societies discusses a study published on April 1, 1993 in the Journal of the American Society of Microbiology which claimed that the mercury in amalgam fillings may weaken the effectiveness of antibiotics and may jeopardize the effectiveness of the drugs to fight disease.
Volume VII #22. ADA Pamphlet on Mercury Testing Service [vol. 7, no.25]
This marketing brochure advertises a Mercury Testing Service offered by the American Dental Association to dentists and their staff.
Volume VII #23. American Dental Association, Principles of Ethics and Code of Professional Conduct, JADA, v. 117:657-661 (October 1988).[vol.7, no.26]
The purpose of the Principles and Code is to uphold and strengthen dentistry as a member of the learned professions. There are five principles listed along with corresponding codes of conduct and advisory opinions for each.
Volume VII #24. Spaeth, D., Researchers dispute mercury story, ADA News, v.25, no. 14:1,9 (August 1994). [vol. 7, no.28]
This news article cites a July 11 Reuters news service report which proclaimed “The use of mercury in dental fillings can cause brain damage not only in patients but in the dentists who handle it”. Diana Echeverria, PhD. whose research is cited in the Reuter article refutes that statement.
Volume VII #25. Langan, D.C., et.al., The use of mercury in dentistry: a critical review of the recent literature, JADA, v.115:867-880 (December 1987). [vol. 7, no. 29]
This report reviews recent scientific literature on the safety and use of mercury in dentistry. There is no evidence in the scientific literature that the minute amounts of mercury vapor that may be released from amalgam restorations cause mercury poisoning. Dental amalgam, which has been used extensively for more than 100 years has an exemplary record of safety and benefit to the dental patient.
Volume VII #26. Dentist accused of practicing medicine, ADA News, (June 1990).[vol.7, no.30]
This news article discusses the revocation of a dentist’s license by the New York State Dental Board. The dentist was charged with practicing medicine by removing a patient’s dental amalgam in order to cure the patient of arm and leg pain.
Volume VII #27. ’60 Minutes’ visits ADA on amalgam, ADA news, v. 21, no.21 (November 1990)[vol.7, no.31]
This news article discusses the interview of CBS-TV’s correspondent Morley Safer with ADA Fifth District Trustee Heber Simmons regarding the safety of dental amalgam.
Volume VII #28. Mercury: muddled media ahead?, JADA, v.107:856 (November 1983).[vol. 7, no.32]
This editorial discusses the multitude of public media emphasizing the dangers of dental amalgam. Roger H. Scholle assures that current evidence indicates there is no reason for an individual to have amalgam restorations removed and that, in fact, the effect of such a procedure could be detrimental to the patient’s oral health.
Volume VII #29. Memo from Thomas H. Boerschinger on adoption of statement to ADA’s Code of Ethics (June 1987).[vol. 7, no.34]
This memo from Thomas H. Boerschinger, secretary, ADA Council on Ethics, Bylaws and Judicial Affairs to Presidents, Presidents-elect and Executive Directors of Constituent Dental Societies, Executive Secretaries and Secretaries of Component Dental Societies highlights the statement and advisory opinion no. 7 which was adopted to Section 1-J of the Association’s Code by the Council on Ethics, Bylaws and Judicial Affairs.
Volume VII #30. Dental Amalgam, ADA News, 12 (September 1986).[vol.7, no.35]
This news article reviews the seminar at ADA Headquarters where Dr. Sheldon Newman, a University of Colorado researcher, discussed whether mercury from amalgam poses a toxic hazard to patients or dental personnel.
Volume VII #31. Safety of dental amalgam-an update, JADA, v.119:204-205 (July 1989).[vol.7, no.36]
This article mentions several reviews of literature on mercury and amalgam. Based on these reviews and current information, amalgam is safe for patients not allergic to mercury and the occurrence of mercury allergy is extremely rare. There is insufficient evidence to justify claims that mercury from amalgam restorations has an adverse effect on the health of the patients.
Volume VII #32. American National Standard/American Dental Association Specification No. 6 for Dental Mercury (January 1960).[vol. 7., no.37]
This is a list of requirements for the specification of mercury used in the production of dental amalgam.
Volume VII #33. Revised American Dental Association Specification No.1 for Alloy for Dental Amalgam, JADA, v.95:614 (September 1977).[vol.7, no.38]
The revised American Dental Association Specification No. 1 for Alloy for Dental Amalgam was approved by the Council on Dental Materials and Devices of the American Dental Association and is published in detail. This revision includes a modification of the chemical composition clause to permit more flexibility in composition and removal of the diametral tensile test at 15 minutes after mixing and replacing it with the one-hour compressive strength test
Volume VII #34. Addendum to American National Standards Institute/American Dental Association Specification No.1 for Alloy for Dental Amalgam, JADA, v.100 (February 1980).[vol. 7, no. 39]
The addendum to American National Standards Institute/American Dental Association Specification No. 1 for Alloy for Dental Amalgam was approved by the ADA’s Council on Dental Materials, Instruments, and Equipment. The creep limit was revised to 3%.
Volume VII #35. ADA agencies respond to House resolutions, ADA News (August 1987).[vol. 7, no.40]