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  1. Early childhood caries (ECC) is a major global health issue affecting millions of children. Mitigating this problem requires up-to-date information from reliable surveillance systems. This enables evidence-bas...

    Authors: Hams H. Abdelrahman, Maha Hamza, Wafaa Essam, May Adham, Abdulrahman AbdulKafi and Mohammad Baniode
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:807
  2. Tooth segmentation on intraoral scanned (IOS) data is a prerequisite for clinical applications in digital workflows. Current state-of-the-art methods lack the robustness to handle variability in dental conditi...

    Authors: Xiaotong Wang, Khalid Ayidh Alqahtani, Tom Van den Bogaert, Sohaib Shujaat, Reinhilde Jacobs and Eman Shaheen
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:804
  3. Auriculocondylar syndrome (ARCND) is an extremely rare autosomal dominant or recessive condition that typically manifests as question mark ears (QMEs), mandibular condyle hypoplasia, and micrognathia. Severe d...

    Authors: Yulin Shi, Liang Rong, Siying Liu, Yiwen Liu, Chunlin Zong, Jinbiao Lu, Hongtao Shang, Yang Xue and Lei Tian
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:803
  4. Few studies have been conducted on treating temporomandibular disorders (TMDs) with new digital occlusal splints, which has increasingly attracted wide attention.

    Authors: Qiang Xu, Jing Li, Chi Wang, Sun-Qiang Hu, Yin Chen, Xin Nie and Jin Xiao
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:802
  5. This is a triple-blinded, prospective split-mouth clinical trial. It is important to shed light on the effect of different apical preparation sizes regarding postoperative pain within the same patient with the...

    Authors: Mohamed Medhat Kataia, Engy Medhat Kataia, Hala Fayek Khalil and Mohammed Abou el Seoud
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:800
  6. Global Health Community Service-Learning (GHCSL) can have a profound professional and personal impact on learners. This pedagogy provides understanding of unfamiliar environments and challenges learners to ste...

    Authors: Abbas Jessani, Alexia Athanasakos and Samantha Kachwinya
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:799
  7. Desirable molar distalization by bodily movement is challenging and can be difficult to achieve. This study investigated changes in molar angulation (mesiodistal tipping), molar inclination (buccolingual torqu...

    Authors: Dina Elfouly, Nadia M. El-Harouni, Hanan A. Ismail, Tarek El-Bialy and Ahmed Ghoneima
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:797
  8. The assessment of hard and soft tissue at edentulous sites is important for subsequent implant treatment design. The aim of the present study was to explore the associations between the keratinized mucosa widt...

    Authors: Ziyao Han, Cui Wang, Yiping Wei, Gang Yang, Wenjie Hu and Kwok-Hung Chung
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:796
  9. This retrospective clinical study was undertaken to comparatively evaluate the number of restorative treatments, endodontic treatments, and tooth extractions performed for patients under general anesthesia due...

    Authors: Busenaz Cemile Uysal, Hicran Donmez Ozkan and Ozlem Kocaturk
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:794
  10. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of the brain is frequently performed on patients with neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1), to detect and follow-up intracranial findings. In addition, NF1-related pathologies can ap...

    Authors: Oya Barut, Marcel Mukdad, Karin Danielsson, Per Erik Legrell and Mats Sjöström
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:792
  11. Dental Vulnerability Scale (EVO-BR) is an instrument developed to help identifying oral health-vulnerable individuals. This scale comprises 15 items distributed into 4 dimensions. It is the first instrument wi...

    Authors: Daniele Boina de Oliveira, Lorrayne Belotti, Ilana Eshriqui, Flávio Rebustini, Danielle da Costa Palácio, Daiana Bonfim, Marcio Anderson Cardozo Paresque, Danielle Viana Ribeiro, Wander Barbieri and Tamara Kerber Tedesco
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:791
  12. Multiple supernumerary teeth, combined with numerous impacted teeth, can lead to various malocclusions, posing significant treatment challenges. While certain genes associated with syndromic cases of multiple ...

    Authors: Panjun Pu, Yuxia Hou, Qing Zhang, Xiaoyi Hu, Yi Ding, Peizeng Jia and Huaxiang Zhao
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:790
  13. Currently, the advantages of monochromatic universal composite resin restorative materials have increased their use in dentistry. Accordingly, the optical, surface and mechanical properties of these materials ...

    Authors: Merve Nezir, Cansu Dağdelen Ahisha, Suat Özcan and Mine Betül Üçtaşli
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:789
  14. The epigenetic-age acceleration (EAA) represents the difference between chronological age and epigenetic age, reflecting accelerated biological aging. Observational studies suggested that oral disorders may im...

    Authors: Xin Chen, Zheng Cheng, Junyu Xu, Qianyi Wang, Zhibai Zhao and Qianglin Jiang
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:788
  15. To assess the reporting of the certainty of the evidence using the GRADE approach in systematic reviews of interventions in pediatric dentistry.

    Authors: Rachel Alvarenga-Brant, Sarah Queiroz Notaro, Cristine Miron Stefani, Graziela De Luca Canto, Alexandre Godinho Pereira, Luciana Póvoa-Santos, Ana Clara Souza-Oliveira, Julya Ribeiro Campos and Carolina Castro Martins-Pfeifer
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:787
  16. The aim of this prospective, randomized, controlled, single-centered, examiner-blinded clinical trial was to evaluate the effectiveness of a personalized and visual oral health education program in addition to...

    Authors: Didem Özkal Eminoğlu, Beyza Nur Şahin, Dilek Biçer, Gülsüm Dal, Ismayıl Huseynlı, Anvar Dadashov, Didar Betül Doğan and Kamber Kaşali
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:786
  17. This study aimed to assess the quality of various obturation techniques to fill perforation caused by internal root resorption using Micro-computed Tomography.

    Authors: Shaimaa Mohamed Abu El Sadat, Hooi Pin Chew, Alex Fok, Mohamed Mohamed Elashiry, Ahmed M. ElShenawy and Shehabeldin Saber
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:784
  18. Originating from odontogenic tissue, Odontogenic cysts are pathological cavities lined with epithelial cells and surrounded by fibrous connective tissue. This study investigated expression of CITED1 protein in...

    Authors: Fırat Aşır, Zeki Özalp, Özden Uçtu Yülek, Fikri Erdemci, Tugcan Korak and Fatih Taş
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:782
  19. Early childhood dental caries, or ECC, is a significant global oral health concern associated with various adverse outcomes. This systematic review and meta-analysis aimed to investigate the potential link bet...

    Authors: Dorsa Samani, SeyedMehdi Ziaei, Farhan Musaie, Hooman Mokhtari, Rubina Valipour, Mahsa Etemadi, Narin Gharehdaghi, Seyede Fateme Rezaei, Soheil Raji, Tara Fazel, Alireza Mokhtari Sakhvidi and Niloofar Deravi
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:781
  20. This study delves into the intricate landscape of oral cancer, a global concern with a high incidence in Asian countries. We focus on oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC), primarily driven by the consumption of...

    Authors: Syed Aqib Ali Zaidi, Nadia Chughtai, Zubair Ahmed Abbassi, Jehan Alam, Tuba Shakil Malick, Asmat Salim and Saima Saleem
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:780
  21. Early childhood caries (ECC) is a global public health challenge that requires innovation, infrastructure, and health system influences to bolster initiatives for its management and control. The aim of this sc...

    Authors: Morẹ́nikẹ́ Oluwátóyìn Foláyan, Rosa Amalia, Arthur Kemoli, Ivy Guofang Sun, Duangporn Duangthip, Olunike Abodunrin, Jorma I. Virtanen, Ray M. Masumo, Ana Vukovic, Ola B. Al-Batayneh, Tshepiso Mfolo, Robert J. Schroth and Maha El Tantawi
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:776
  22. Acrylic resins are widely used as the main components in removable orthodontic appliances. However, poor oral hygiene and maintenance of orthodontic appliances provide a suitable environment for the growth of ...

    Authors: Eun-Jee Jang, Ye-Ji Hong, Yoon-Ha Jeong, Kyoung-Eun Kim, Eun-Seo Jo, Myung-Jin Lee and Song-Yi Yang
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:775
  23. Dental caries (decay or cavities) is the breakdown of teeth as a result of bacteria. Dental caries is one of the most preventable oral health problems and the most common chronic disease in primary school chil...

    Authors: Amalku Nigussie Yirsaw, Eyob Ketema Bogale, Mitiku Tefera, Mahider Awoke Belay, Ayenew Takele Alemu, Solomon Ketema Bogale, Eyob Getachew, Getnet Alemu Andarge, Kedir Seid and Gebeyehu Lakew
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:774
  24. Integrating artificial intelligence (AI) into medical and dental applications can be challenging due to clinicians’ distrust of computer predictions and the potential risks associated with erroneous outputs. W...

    Authors: Tudor Dascalu, Shaqayeq Ramezanzade, Azam Bakhshandeh, Lars Bjørndal and Bulat Ibragimov
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:772
  25. Traumatic dental injury (TDI) is a growing public health concern worldwide, and children and adolescents are commonly affected. Because TDI often occurs at school, the response of teachers to these injuries is...

    Authors: Tsetsegkhen Narantsetseg, Ochbayar Naran-Ochir, Enkhtsatsral Ganbold, Ganbaatar Yunden, Batzorig Bayartsogt, Batbayar Badral, Munkhdul Altannamar and Enkh-Orchlon Batbayar
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:771
  26. The United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 6 calls for universal access to clean water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH), which are crucial elements of health and well-being and fundamental for a life...

    Authors: Yasmi O. Crystal, Yuanyuan Laura Luo, Duangporn Duangthip, Maha El Tantawi, Habib Benzian, Robert J. Schroth, Carlos Alberto Feldens, Jorma I. Virtanen, Ola B. Al-Batayneh, Aida Carolina Medina Diaz, Ana Vukovic, Verica Pavlic, Tshepiso Mfolo, Hamideh A. Daryanavard, Balgis O. Gaffar, Anas Shamala…
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:769
  27. This systematic review evaluates the efficacy of buccal pad fat (BPF) as an autologous graft in the treatment of gingival recession (GR). Thus, the research question explores if the BPF can serve as a viable a...

    Authors: Reham Abdel-Fatah, Wafaa Saleh and Hesham El-Sharkawy
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:768
  28. Craniosynostosis (CS), premature fusion of one or more cranial sutures, leads to abnormal skull development, impacting both facial esthetics and oral function. This study aimed to evaluate the specific orofaci...

    Authors: Yanisa Wongbanthit, Nond Rojvachiranonda, Soranun Chantarangsu, Preeya Suwanwitid, Wuttichart Kamolvisit and Thantrira Porntaveetus
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:767
  29. Oral health problems have increased among older adults. Oral hypofunction is characterized by seven signs and symptoms: oral uncleanness, oral dryness, decline in occlusal force, decline in the movement functi...

    Authors: Kenji Masutomi, Mika Bando, Yuji Inagaki, Rie Kido, Yuta Uemura, Yukari Hatada, Jun-ichi Kido, Makoto Fukui, Daisuke Hinode and Hiromichi Yumoto
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:766
  30. This clinical study aims to evaluate the accuracy of the conventional implant impression techniques compared to the digital impression ones in bilateral distal extension cases.

    Authors: Wafaa Youssef Elashry, Mohamed Maamoun Elsheikh and Ali Mohamed Elsheikh
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:764
  31. There is insufficient clinical and microbiological evidence to support the use of diode laser and air-polishing with erythritol as supplements to scaling and root planning(SRP). The aim of the current study is...

    Authors: Sara M. A. Elmeligy, Wafaa Saleh, Gasser M. Elewa, Hani Z Abu El-Ezz, Noha Mostafa Mahmoud and Samah Elmeadawy
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:763
  32. Interprofessional education (IPE) is essential to foster collaboration among healthcare professionals for holistic patient care. However, Malaysian dental education remains discipline-centric, hindering multid...

    Authors: Galvin Sim Siang Lin, Yook Shiang Ng, Hasnah Hashim, Chan Choong Foong, Noor Azlin Yahya, Mohd Haikal Muhamad Halil and Mas Suryalis Ahmad
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:762
  33. Tooth autotransplantation (TAT) is a surgical procedure involving the extraction of a tooth from one location and its subsequent transplantation into another alveolar socket within the same individual. This in...

    Authors: Liang Zhao, Yuzhuan Hou and Juan Wang
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:761
  34. Preservation of the remaining structures while maintaining an esthetic appearance is a major objective in removable partial prosthodontics. So, the aim of the current study was to compare the stresses induced ...

    Authors: Dina Abd El Moez Abd Allah, Noha Helmy Nawar and Ahmed Mostafa Abdelfattah
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:760
  35. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the complexity of malocclusion and existing patterns in children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) using the index of complexity, outcome and need (ICON).

    Authors: Fahimeh Farzanegan, Sahar Ahmadi Shadmehri, Zahra Shooshtari, Amir Reza Hamidi and Arsalan Shahri
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:759
  36. To assess the effect of the toothbrush handle on video-observed toothbrushing behaviour and toothbrushing effectiveness.

    Authors: Renate Deinzer, Zdenka Eidenhardt, Keywan Sohrabi, Manuel Stenger, Dominik Kraft, Bernhard Sick, Franz Götz-Hahn, Carlotta Bottenbruch, Nils Berneburg and Ulrike Weik
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:757

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