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  1. The purpose of this study was to survey the prevalence of C-shaped root canal system in mandibular first premolar in Chinese population by reading Cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT) images and to analyze its...

    Authors: Yimeng Zhang, Xunben Weng, Yu Fu, Xuekai Qi, Yihuai Pan and Yu Zhao
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:707
  2. The prevalence and consequences of traumatic dental injuries (TDI) make them a public health problem. Trustworthy TDI clinical practice guidelines (CPGs) assist clinicians in determining a diagnosis and guide ...

    Authors: Carlos Zaror, Andrea Seiffert, Naira Figueiredo Deana, Gerardo Espinoza-Espinoza, Claudia Atala-Acevedo, Rodrigo Diaz and Alonso Carrasco-Labra
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:704
  3. Mesenchymal stem cell-derived extracellular vesicles (MSC-EVs) represent an effective and promising strategy for periodontitis, although studies remain pre-clinical. Herein, a meta-analysis was conducted to as...

    Authors: Huan Zhou, Yan-Xin Qi, Chun-Hui Zhu, Ang Li and Dan-Dan Pei
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:701
  4. The aim of this in vitro study was to evaluate the effect of khat extract on the color stability of five different provisional restorative materials (PRMs).

    Authors: Abd Al-Rhaman M. Al-Akhali, Mohsen Al-Hamzi, Ibrahim Z. Al-Shami, Abdulwahab I. Al-Kholani and Ahmed A. Madfa
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:700
  5. Multifocal epithelial hyperplasia (MEH), or focal epithelial hypertension (FEH), or Heck’s disease, is an uncommon, benign oral mucosal disease associated with human papillomavirus infection. It is mostly obse...

    Authors: Qianting Wang, Lehan Xu, Xiaojun Li, Mengfei Yu and Qianming Chen
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:699
  6. The effects of a low concentration of hypochlorous acid (HOCl) mouthwash on salivary bacteria remained unclear. We aimed to evaluate the antibacterial effects of 100 ppm HOCl mouthwash on salivary bacteria, in...

    Authors: Ying-Chu Lin, Cheng-Feng Tsai and Hsiao-Ling Huang
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:698
  7. Early studies have highlighted the possible development of dysgeusia and anosmia in severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection, and these manifestations should be considered a poten...

    Authors: Tatiana Jorge Fernandes, Maria Ogrzewalska, Ezequias Batista Martins, Marilda Agudo Mendonça Teixeira de Siqueira, Patrícia Brasil and Guilherme Amaral Calvet
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:696
  8. This study aimed to evaluate the efficacy and safety of dentin hypersensitivity (DH) treatment using a newly developed device based on a powder jet deposition (PJD) technique that creates a hydroxyapatite (HAP...

    Authors: Hiroki Hihara, Kuniyuki Izumita, Tetsuo Kawata, Ryo Akatsuka, Ryo Tagaino, Aki Kitaoka, Chie Kayaba, Koji Ikeda and Keiichi Sasaki
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:695
  9. Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disc repositioning through open suturing (OSu) is a new disc repositioning method. Its result for adolescents with condylar resorption and dentofacial deformities combined with an...

    Authors: Jiali Sun, Huimin Zhu, Chuan Lu, Jieyun Zhao, Xin Nie, Zhi Yang and Dongmei He
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:694
  10. The effect of attachment positions on anchorage has not been fully explored. The aim of the present study is to analyze the effect of overtreatment with different anchorage positions on maxillary anchorage enh...

    Authors: Shiyu Wang, Yangyang Huang, Dian Fan, Hao Liu, Changyong Yuan, Li Yang and Penglai Wang
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:693
  11. Tooth decay and other oral health (periodontal) diseases are highly prevalent worldwide and present a significant economic burden. Oral health is particularly important for adolescents, as the World Health Org...

    Authors: Seyedeh Zahra Marashi, Alireza Hidarnia, Seyedeh Somayeh Kazemi and Fatemeh Zarei
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:691
  12. The integration of artificial intelligence (AI) in dentistry has the potential to revolutionise the field of dental technologies. However, dental technicians’ views on the use of AI in dental technology are st...

    Authors: Galvin Sim Siang Lin, Yook Shiang Ng, Nik Rozainah Nik Abdul Ghani and Kah Hoay Chua
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:690
  13. The complex presentation, associated co-morbidities and multi-disciplinary requirements dictate the requirement for in-depth knowledge in order to effectively manage patients with cleft lip and palate (CLP). W...

    Authors: Bahn Agha, Narmin Mohammed Saeed Helal, Thaer Jaber Al-Khafaji, Ghada Abdullah Farie, Osama Basri and Padhraig S. Fleming
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:689
  14. The success of primary teeth pulpectomy is strongly reliant on instrumentation techniques and their impact on obturation quality & postoperative pain. Recently, pediatric rotary file systems have been implemen...

    Authors: Shimaa M. Hadwa, Rehab F. Ghouraba, Ibrahim A. Kabbash and Shaimaa S. EL-Desouky
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:687
  15. Dental implants emerge as a dependable and efficacious alternative for patients experiencing partial or complete tooth loss. The stability of these implants is influenced by surface topography and macro-level ...

    Authors: Ali Robaian Alqahtani, Shrikar R. Desai, Jignesh R. Patel, Nasser Raqe Alqhtani, Abdullah Saad Alqahtani, Artak Heboyan, Gustavo V. O. Fernandes, Mohammed Mustafa and Mohamed Isaqali Karobari
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:686
  16. Some of the noise-intensive processes in dental laboratories include the finishing of crowns, bridges, and removable partial dentures; blowing out workpieces with steam and compressed air; and deflating castin...

    Authors: Sunil Kumar Vaddamanu, Fahad Hussain Alhamoudi, Rayan Ibrahim H. Binduhayyim, AlBandary Hassan AlJameel, Maram Ali M. Alwadi, Marco Di Blasio, Marco Cicciù and Giuseppe Minervini
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:685
  17. Tooth extraction is a common procedure performed by oral and maxillofacial surgeons or dentists, often resulting in dental fear and anxiety. The use of relaxing music, audiovisuals, and virtual reality (VR) te...

    Authors: Tiedan Hao, Jun Pang, Qingmei Liu and Pengfei Xin
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:684
  18. This study aimed to provide evidence for the clinical application of single short implants by establishing an anisotropic, three-dimensional (3D) finite element mandible model and simulating the effect of crow...

    Authors: Xi Yuan, Yuchen Liu, Yunhe Yang, Mingfa Ren, Lailong Luo, Lang Zheng and Yang Liu
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:683
  19. The reconstruction of large mandibular defects is a challenge, and free vascularized bone flaps are most commonly used. However, the precision and symmetry of this repair are deficient, and patients have a ris...

    Authors: Zhiyang Zhao, Shunyao Shen, Meng Li, Guofang Shen, Guanrong Ding and Hongbo Yu
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:681
  20. Having a reliable and feasible method to estimate whether an individual has reached 16 years of age would greatly benefit forensic analysis. The study of age using dental information has matured recently. In a...

    Authors: Shihui Shen, Zhuojun Zhou, Jian Wang, Linfeng Fan, Junli Han and Jiang Tao
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:680
  21. Oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC) is an invasive cancer with a high recurrence rate. Most clinical studies have focused on the prognosis of patients with OSCC, few have investigated the causes and interventi...

    Authors: Yannan Wang, Tianru Yang, Chengwen Gan, Kai Wang, Bincan Sun, Mengxue Wang and Feiya Zhu
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:679
  22. Oral lichen planus (OLP) is a chronic autoimmune mucocutaneous disorder of unknown etiology and treatment is targeted at alleviating symptoms. At present, corticosteroids are the mainstay treatment, and their ...

    Authors: Arul Jothi Murugan, Anuradha Ganesan, Yesoda K. Aniyan, Krithika Chandrasekar Lakshmi and Kannan Asokan
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:678
  23. Platelet-rich fibrin (PRF) is commonly used for ridge preservation following tooth extraction. However, its effectiveness diminishes over a period of two weeks as it is resorbed and loses its biological activi...

    Authors: Cezar Lahham, Mahmoud Abu Ta’a, Elias Lahham, Saleem Michael and Wael Zarif
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:677
  24. Intraoperative sinus arrest is rarely seen during zygomatic fracture treatment. The patient was diagnosed with sick sinus syndrome based on repeated postoperative sinus arrest, which could have resulted in dea...

    Authors: Hiroki Hayashi, Atsushi Abe, Tetsushi Oguma, Yu Ito and Atsushi Nakayama
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:676
  25. Periodontitis is a common chronic oral disease which seriously affects people's quality of life. Although human herpes simplex virus (HSV) is also found in periodontal lesions, the association between HSV infe...

    Authors: Yansong Song, Na Liu, Lijie Gao, Dan Yang, Jiaxin Liu, Liang Xie, Hongxia Dan and Qianming Chen
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:675
  26. Styloid process (SP) is a cylindrical bony projection that originates from the inferior part of the petrous temporal bone just anteriorly to the stylomastoid foramen. Several nerves, muscles, and ligaments are...

    Authors: Hassan Assiri Ahmed, Albert Estrugo-Devesa, Xavier Roselló Llabrés, Sonia Egido-Moreno and José López-López
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:674
  27. The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of thermal and mechanical cyclic aging using a mastication simulator on push-out bond strength of mandibular premolars obturated with AH Plus and BioRoot RCS ro...

    Authors: Ahlam Smran, Mariam Abdullah, Norasmatul Akma Ahmad, Ali Alrahlah, Nassr AL-Maflehi and Abdulaziz Samran
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:673
  28. Nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC) is more common in men aged 40 to 59, and radiotherapy is an effective treatment. Nasopharyngeal lymphoma (NPL) is rare, and the coexistence of nasopharyngeal mantle cell lymphoma...

    Authors: Meng Jiang, Xiao-ping Yuan, Hong Zhang, Chuang-quan Li, Yong-lin Mao and Wei-liang Chen
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:672
  29. Dental caries is one of the most common chronic diseases worldwide, affecting lifelong as well as children. Therefore, it is important to clarify factors related to early childhood caries (ECC) in a younger po...

    Authors: Masatoshi Otsugu, Yusuke Mikasa, Maika Kadono, Taro Matsuoka, Katsura Matsunami, Motomi Nakamura, Yuko Ohno, Takafumi Kato and Kazuhiko Nakano
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:671
  30. Cleft lip and palate (CLP) is the most common facial birth defect worldwide and causes morphological, aesthetic, and functional problems with psychosocial implications for an individual’s life and well-being. ...

    Authors: Augusto Garcia de Oliveira Júnior, Erik Montagna, Victor Zaia, Caio Parente Barbosa and Bianca Bianco
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:670
  31. This present study assesses changes in the pH as well as the metal ions that fake braces release into artificial saliva (AS) using a pH meter and inductively coupled plasma atomic emission spectroscopy (ICP-AE...

    Authors: Riyam Haleem, Noor Ayuni Ahmad Shafiai and Siti Noor Fazliah Mohd Noor
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:669
  32. The use of activated carbon (AC) in oral hygiene products has gained significant interest; however, its potential benefits for oral health remain uncertain. This study aimed to conduct a scientometric analysis...

    Authors: Frank Mayta-Tovalino, Fran Espinoza-Carhuancho, Daniel Alvitez-Temoche, Cesar Mauricio-Vilchez, Arnaldo Munive-Degregori, John Barja-Ore and Josmel Pacheco-Mendoza
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:668
  33. Digital technologies have recently been introduced into the fabrication of removable partial dentures (RPDs). However, it is still unclear whether the digitally fabricated RPDs fit better than conventionally c...

    Authors: Jiachao Qiu, Wei Liu, Danfeng Wu, Feng Qiao and Lei Sui
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:667
  34. Sublingual varices (SV) are benign vascular lesions that have questionable associations with aging, smoking, and hypertension. This study purposed to evaluate whether SV frequency differs between hypertensive ...

    Authors: Hakimeh Ahadian, Mohammad Hasan Akhavankarbassi, Yasaman Sabaghzadegan, Fatemeh Owlia and Amir Sasha Daneshmand
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:666
  35. Periodontitis has emerged as a potential risk factor for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). However, the precise mechanism through which periodontitis influences the progression of COPD requires fur...

    Authors: Kaixin Xiong, Peng Yang, Wei Wei, Jia Li, Yujia Cui, Yan Li and Boyu Tang
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:664
  36. The factors associated with postoperative hypokalemia in patients with oral cancer remain unclear. We determined the preoperative factors associated with postoperative hypokalemia in patients with oral cancer ...

    Authors: Qilin Bao, Lei Song, Liyuan Ma, Meng Wang, Zhaohuan Hou, Jie Lin and Chunjie Li
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:663
  37. Few studies have examined the development of geographic and socioeconomic inequalities in caries over time or have simultaneously assessed individual-level socioeconomic position (SEP) and neighborhood-level f...

    Authors: Kaushik Sengupta, Kristine Bihrmann, Lisa Bøge Christensen, Laust Hvas Mortensen, Ingelise Andersen and Annette Kjær Ersbøll
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:662
  38. This study is to evaluate and compare the improvement of upper airway morphology and hyoid bone position in children with Class II mandibular retrusion treated with Invisalign mandibular advancement (MA) and T...

    Authors: Zheng Yue, Zian Yi, Xinyi Liu, Mengting Chen, Shuhui Yin, Qianqian Liu, Xuefeng Chen and Jiangtian Hu
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:661
  39. Enucleation, a surgical procedure, is commonly used to treat large jaw cysts, unicystic ameloblastomas and keratocysts. However, it remains unclear to what extent the jaw bone regenerates after enucleation. We...

    Authors: Sarah Al-Qurmoti, Mueataz A. Mahyoub, Mohamed Elhoumed, Essam Ahmed Al-Moraissi, Zhuo‑Ying Tao, Xiaoru Hou, Jing Li, Sisi Bi, Haiyan Wu, Jing Zhang, Huanhuan Lv, Lina Jiao, Sokina Al-Karmati, Kiran Acharya, Xiaoyi Hu and Jinfeng Li
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:660
  40. Recently, a systematic review and meta-analysis demonstrated that overexpression of p53 immunoprotein was significantly associated with progression risk of oral potentially malignant disorders (OPMD). However,...

    Authors: Huangkai Li, Yu Liu, Shanxin Zhou, Qin Zhou and Xi Yang
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:659
  41. A possible relationship between periodontitis (PD) and COVID-19 and its adverse outcomes has been suggested. Hence, the present systematic review and meta-analysis aimed to investigate the available evidence r...

    Authors: Sadeq Ali Al-Maweri, Mohammed Nasser Alhajj, Esam Halboub, Faleh Tamimi, Nosizana Mohd Salleh, Mohammed Sultan Al-Ak’hali, Saba Kassim, Saleem Abdulrab, Lamyia Anweigi and Marwan Mansoor Ali Mohammed
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:658

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