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New Content ItemTeledentistry and Distance Learning

Guest Editors: Raša Mladenović, Bharathi Purohit and Tuti Ningseh Mohd Dom.

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New Content ItemAlterations in the oral microbiome of individuals with a healthy oral environment following COVID-19 vaccination

New Content ItemExploring variation of coverage and access to dental care for adults in 11 European countries: a vignette approach   

New Content ItemSalivary fluoride concentration following toothbrushing with and without rinsing: a randomised controlled trial                                                                                                       New Content Item

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Aims and scope

BMC Oral Health is an open access, peer-reviewed journal that considers articles on all aspects of the prevention, diagnosis and management of disorders of the mouth, teeth and gums, as well as related molecular genetics, pathophysiology, and epidemiology.

BMC Oral Health blogs

New Content ItemHighlights of the BMC Series – February 2022

In February, a BMC Series blog highlighted a study investigating the use of laminate veneer ceramics in aesthetic rehabilitation of teeth with fluorosis.

New Content ItemIntroducing the BMC Series SDG Editorial Board Members: Maha El Tantawi and Morenike Oluwatoyin Folayan

BMC Oral Health senior Editorial Board Members introduce their research interests and articles published in the 2021 'Something in the Water: Fluoridation and Caries' Collection.

New Content ItemHighlights of the BMC Series – October 2021

In October, the BMC Series blog highlighted a study developing a digital behaviour change intervention to improve the oral health of UK school children.

New Content ItemHighlights of the BMC Series – August 2021

In August, the BMC Series blog highlighted an article aiming to assist the Scottish Government in delivering an oral health improvement programme for people experiencing homelessness.

Editorial Board Member of the month

New Content ItemThe Editorial Board Member of the month for March 2022 is Dr Nandita Kshetrimayum. An Associate Professor within the Department of Public Health Dentistry at Dental College, Regional Institute of Medical Sciences, Imphal, India. In an interview with BMC Oral Health, Dr Kshetrimayum talks about the focus of her research and shares her insights about the present and future of Oral Health, as well as peer review and publishing. Read the interview here

BMC Oral Health is recruiting new Editorial Board Members

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High resolution biology

High-resolution imaging and genomic technologies are changing the way we view the environment, cells, chromosomes and molecules. Here we share recent highlights from the BMC Series journals.

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