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  1. Preservation of the interdental papilla is an essential part of the functional and esthetic rehabilitation of dental treatment. It has been described that thicker gingival tissues are more resistant to recessi...

    Authors: Šimon Belák, Radovan Žižka, Martin Starosta, Jana Zapletalová, Jiří Šedý and Michal Štefanatný

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:43

    Content type: Research article

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  2. The maxillary anterior teeth play a crucial role in smile aesthetics. Previous studies regarding the importance of maxillary lateral incisors for smile aesthetics concentrated on their size, incisor edge level...

    Authors: Xue Jiang, Zhiwei Cao, Yang Yao, Zhihe Zhao and Wen Liao

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:42

    Content type: Research article

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  3. This study aimed to assess the effect of a 980-nm diode laser following chemomechanical root canal preparation on the severity of post-operative pain (PP) after root canal treatment (RCT).

    Authors: Tuna Kaplan, Güzide Pelin Sezgin and Sema Sönmez Kaplan

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:41

    Content type: Research article

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  4. The systemic inflammatory response and nutritional status of patients with malignant tumors are related to postoperative results. We examined the usefulness of the prognostic nutritional index (PNI) as a progn...

    Authors: Atsushi Abe, Hiroki Hayashi, Takanori Ishihama and Hiroshi Furuta

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:40

    Content type: Research article

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  5. Due to complex morphology and limited access, the cleaning of the furcation area is extremely challenging. Therefore, novel therapeutic approaches need to be tested to potentially overcome debridement limitati...

    Authors: Ingvild M. Ulvik, Terje Sæthre, Dagmar F. Bunæs, Stein Atle Lie, Morten Enersen and Knut N. Leknes

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:38

    Content type: Research article

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  6. The purpose of this narrative review was to examine the applicability of IOS procedures regarding single and multiple fixed implant restorations. Clinical outcomes for monolithic zirconia and lithium disilicat...

    Authors: George Michelinakis, Dimitrios Apostolakis, Phophi Kamposiora, George Papavasiliou and Mutlu Özcan

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:37

    Content type: Review

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  7. The effectiveness of anterior crossbite treatment in preschool-aged children depends on the treatment design and patient compliance. Common early treatment appliances with steel wires and acrylic resin can bri...

    Authors: Jiayu Zhang, Yuzhi Yang, Xue Han, Tingting Lan, Fei Bi, Xiangchen Qiao and Weihua Guo

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:36

    Content type: Technical advance

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  8. Silver diamine fluoride (SDF) is a minimally-invasive preventive service used in the U.S. to avert and arrest caries since 2014. No studies document survival outcomes based in real world delivery. We analyzed ...

    Authors: Sarah E. Raskin, Eric P. Tranby, Sharity Ludwig, Ilya Okunev, Julie Frantsve-Hawley and Sean Boynes

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:35

    Content type: Research article

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  9. Throughout the years, oral healthcare utilisation in Malaysia has been low despite various efforts by the Ministry of Health Malaysia for improvement. This study aimed to determine the prevalence of oral healt...

    Authors: Yeung R’ong Tan, Ee Hong Tan, Suhana Jawahir, Ainul Nadziha Mohd Hanafiah and Muhammad Hafiz Mohd Yunos

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:34

    Content type: Research article

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  10. Adhesive restorations allow a conservative approach to caries management and are increasingly used as a restorative option in pediatric dentistry. Placement can be difficult in children because of the cooperat...

    Authors: António H. S. Delgado, Hasan Jamal, Anne Young and Paul Ashley

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:33

    Content type: Research article

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  11. Patients using antiplatelet drugs following infarctions, acute coronary syndrome or stroke pose a significant clinical problem if it is necessary to perform surgery, including dental surgery, since they are at...

    Authors: Bogumił Lewandowski, Aleksander Myszka, Małgorzata Migut, Ewelina Czenczek-Lewandowska and Robert Brodowski

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:31

    Content type: Research article

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  12. Implant survival and implant success (freedom of biologic complications) are important factors in assessing the success of implant therapy. However, these factors are not the only determinants. Patients’ satis...

    Authors: Yan Wang, Daniel Bäumer, Ann-Kathrin Ozga, Gerd Körner and Amelie Bäumer

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:30

    Content type: Research article

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  13. High quality lymph node (LN) yield could increase survival, however strategies to improve LN yield have been seldom reported. This study aimed to assess the multiple-step action to promote quality of neck diss...

    Authors: Ching-Chieh Yang, Bor-Hwang Kang, Wen-Shan Liu, Chun-Hao Yin and Ching-Chih Lee

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:29

    Content type: Research article

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  14. Orthodontic treatment may result in undesirable side effects, such as root resorption and a decrease in the size of the pulp tissue which could be associated with the duration of the orthodontic treatment. Pie...

    Authors: Abdulkarim A. Hatrom, Mohammed S. Howait, Khalid H. Zawawi, Ghassan A. Al-Turki, Reem A. Alansari, Nouf F. Almehayawi, Sarah H. Alammari, Raghda A. Mohammed and Ali H. Hassan

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:28

    Content type: Research article

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  15. To investigate the dentists’ opinions towards social media (SM) use in daily practice and the expected limitations from its use in Saudi Arabia.

    Authors: Khalifa S. Al-Khalifa, Abdullah S. Al-Swuailem, Rasha AlSheikh, Yasmeen Y. Muazen, Yazeed A. Al-Khunein, Hassan Halawany and Khalid S. Al-Abidi

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:26

    Content type: Research article

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  16. The prognosis of replantation of an avulsed tooth is affected by the first aid management in the first 15 min after traumatic incident. Knowledge of the optimal management is crucial to successful replantation...

    Authors: Nancy Al Zaher and Mayssoon Dashash

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:24

    Content type: Research article

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  17. Use of tobacco is a serious public health problem in Indonesia that requires a multidisciplinary approach by healthcare providers to address it. The study assessed the intentions of undergraduate students in d...

    Authors: Diah Ayu Maharani, Kiarra Vashti Nadira, Febriana Setiawati and Maha El Tantawi

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:23

    Content type: Research Article

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  18. The growth of the internet has increased its use to obtain health information including oral health information (OHI). This study assessed Indonesian adolescents’ use of different internet platforms to obtain ...

    Authors: Diah Ayu Maharani, Maha El Tantawi, Marsha Griselda Yoseph and Anton Rahardjo

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:22

    Content type: Research article

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  19. Sleep bruxism may result in deleterious effects including loss of tooth enamel, fracture of teeth or restorations, teeth hypersensitivity or pain, and headache. The aim was to study the link between sleep brux...

    Authors: Mohammad J. Alkhatatbeh, Zainab L. Hmoud, Khalid K. Abdul-Razzak and Esam M. Alem

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:21

    Content type: Research article

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  20. In Japan, oral third-generation cephalosporins with broad-spectrum activity are commonly prescribed in the practices of dentistry and oral surgery. However, there are few reports on the appropriate use of anti...

    Authors: Junya Kusumoto, Atsushi Uda, Takeshi Kimura, Shungo Furudoi, Ryosuke Yoshii, Megumi Matsumura, Takayuki Miyara and Masaya Akashi

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:20

    Content type: Research article

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  21. The mandibular opening path movements have different directions according to the craniofacial morphology of the patient but always downward and backward, therefore increasing the collapse of the upper airway. ...

    Authors: P. Mayoral Sanz, M. Garcia Reyes, A. Bataller Torras, J. A. Cabrera Castillo and M. O. Lagravère Vich

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:19

    Content type: Research article

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  22. This study aimed to design a gamified smartphone application (app) and assess its efficacy for education of mothers regarding oral healthcare of their children.

    Authors: Mitra Zolfaghari, Mina Shirmohammadi, Houra Shahhosseini, Mehrshad Mokhtaran and Simin Z. Mohebbi

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:18

    Content type: Research article

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  23. Disturbances in the levels of serum constituents occurring in chronic renal diseases can be reflected in the saliva composition. The aim of this study was to assess some selected salivary components in childre...

    Authors: Urszula Kaczmarek, Alina Wrzyszcz-Kowalczyk, Katarzyna Jankowska, Katarzyna Prościak, Monika Mysiak-Dębska, Iwona Przywitowska and Irena Makulska

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:17

    Content type: Research article

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  24. Previous studies have reported the efficacy and safety of intravenous (IV) iron therapy during the perioperative period as an alternative and adjunct to allogeneic blood transfusion. Preemptive IV iron therapy...

    Authors: Min Suk Chae, Mihyun Lee, Min Ho Choi, Je Uk Park, Misun Park, Young Hoon Kim, Hoon Choi, Jin Joo and Young Eun Moon

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:16

    Content type: Research article

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  25. The dentin is a tissue, which is formed by odontoblasts at the pulp interface of the teeth that supports the enamel. Odontoblasts, the cranial neural crest cells are derived from ectodermal mesenchymal stem ce...

    Authors: Young-Bum Son, Young-Hoon Kang, Hyeon-Jeong Lee, Si-Jung Jang, Dinesh Bharti, Sung-Lim Lee, Byeong-Gyun Jeon, Bong-Wook Park and Gyu-Jin Rho

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:15

    Content type: Research article

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  26. Clinical trials and laboratory studies from around the world have shown that GC Tooth Mousse Plus® (TMP) is effective in protecting teeth from tooth decay and erosion, buffering dental plaque pH, remineralising w...

    Authors: Alexandra Sbaraini, Geoffrey G. Adams and Eric C. Reynolds

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:14

    Content type: Research article

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  27. The aim of this triple-blind placebo-controlled parallel-arm randomized clinical trial was to evaluate the clinical effects of Lactobacillus rhamnosus SP1 or azithromycin as an adjunct to scaling and root planing...

    Authors: Alicia Morales, Rafael Contador, Joel Bravo, Paola Carvajal, Nora Silva, Franz-Josef Strauss and Jorge Gamonal

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:12

    Content type: Research article

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  28. Health problems of premature infants can affect both general and oral health. The enamel defects, poor dietary and oral hygiene habits may predispose these children to dental caries. This study was conducted t...

    Authors: Romana Koberova, Vladimira Radochova, Jana Zemankova, Lenka Ryskova, Zdeněk Broukal and Vlasta Merglova

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:11

    Content type: Research article

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  29. Knowledge of gingival thickness (GT) and alveolar crest thickness (ACT) is essential when performing surgical and non-surgical procedures in the maxillary anterior teeth region. This study aimed at evaluating ...

    Authors: Meng Sun, Xiaofeng Liu, Ting Xia and He Meng

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:10

    Content type: Research article

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  30. Maple syrup urine disease (MSUD) is an inherited disorder clinically characterized by ketoacidosis, seizures, coma, psychomotor delay, and intellectual disability. The treatment requires a life-long protein-re...

    Authors: Elif Ballikaya, Yılmaz Yildiz, Nagihan Koç, Ayşegül Tokatli, Meryem Uzamis Tekcicek and Hatice Serap Sivri

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:8

    Content type: Research article

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  31. Perception is defined as the ability to distinguish through the senses. All perception is dependent on factors such as personality, previously lived experiences and cultural elements. When planning an aestheti...

    Authors: Elize Bonafé, Márcia Rezende, Marina Molinari Machado, Suellen Nogueira Linares Lima, Eduardo Fernandez, Marcia M. P. Baldani, Alessandra Reis, Alessandro Dourado Loguercio and Matheus Coelho Bandeca

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:7

    Content type: Research article

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  32. Psychological distress may affect health behaviour. We examined how psychological distress, social phobia (SP) and anxiety associated with tooth brushing among Finnish adolescents with respect to gender, schoo...

    Authors: Vesa Pohjola, Meri Nurkkala and Jorma I. Virtanen

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:6

    Content type: Research article

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  33. Coronary atherosclerosis and periodontal disease, due to their prevalence, are a serious epidemiological problem. Pathophysiological evidence points to their possible common inflammatory etiopathological backg...

    Authors: Agnieszka Wojtkowska, Tomasz Zapolski, Joanna Wysokińska-Miszczuk and Andrzej P. Wysokiński

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:5

    Content type: Research article

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  34. Metabolic syndrome (MetS), caused by the accumulation of visceral fat, is considered a major cause of cardiovascular disease. This randomized controlled trial aimed to clarify the effect of dental intervention...

    Authors: Midori Doke, Yuriko Komagamine, Manabu Kanazawa, Maiko Iwaki, Hiroyuki Suzuki, Yasunari Miyazaki, Tetsuya Mizuno, Kaori Okayasu and Shunsuke Minakuchi

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:4

    Content type: Research article

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  35. The careful preoperative oral assessment may be useful for safe surgery under general anesthesia. The purpose of this study was to investigate the presence of periodontitis in patients with malignant digestive...

    Authors: Shinpei Matsuda, Takanori Goi, Yoshio Yoshida and Hitoshi Yoshimura

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:3

    Content type: Research article

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  36. Oral diseases are common and widespread around the world. The most common oral diseases are preventable, and early onset is reversible. Myanmar faces many challenges in rendering oral health services, because ...

    Authors: Kyu Kyu Swe, Aung Kyaw Soe, Saw Htun Aung and Htin Zaw Soe

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:2

    Content type: Research article

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  37. Technology advancement has rising in the past decade and brought several innovations and improvements. In dentistry, this advances provided more comfortable and quick procedures to both the patient and the den...

    Authors: Sueli Mukai, Eduardo Mukai, José Arnaldo Santos-Junior, Jamil Awad Shibli, Marcelo Faveri and Gabriela Giro

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2021 21:1

    Content type: Research article

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  38. In this prospective study the Peyton 4-step approach of demonstration–deconstruction–comprehension (verbalization by the learner), and performance by the learner was compared to the PDCA cycle/Deming-Circle (P...

    Authors: A. Leitmann, Siegmar Reinert and Hannes Weise

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2020 20:365

    Content type: Research article

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  39. This study was aimed to investigate if the adjunctive use of erythritol air-polishing powder applied with the nozzle-system during subgingival instrumentation (SI) has an effect on the outcome of non-surgical ...

    Authors: Holger F. R. Jentsch, Christian Flechsig, Benjamin Kette and Sigrun Eick

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2020 20:364

    Content type: Research article

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  40. This study aimed to assess the knowledge of dental professionals in Saudi Arabia regarding severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) and coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).

    Authors: Suliman Y. Shahin, Amr S. Bugshan, Khalid S. Almulhim, Mishali S. AlSharief, Yousif A. Al-Dulaijan, Intisar Siddiqui and Faisal D. al-Qarni

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2020 20:363

    Content type: Research article

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  41. To achieve good and equal oral health in children, interdisciplinary preventive oral health actions, directed toward disadvantaged areas, can be an important means. Staff play a crucial role in the implementat...

    Authors: C. Blomma and B. Krevers

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2020 20:362

    Content type: Research article

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  42. As the general population of Japan ages, the population of hospitalized psychiatric patients is also ageing. The purpose of this study was to investigate the associations of oral health-related quality of life...

    Authors: Satoru Haresaku, Fuyuko Nakashima, Yayoi Hara, Madoka Kuroki, Hisae Aoki, Keiko Kubota and Toru Naito

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2020 20:361

    Content type: Research article

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  43. HIV infection is associated to different oral manifestations (including periodontal diseases), which have decreased with the advent of antiretroviral therapy (ART). Yet, the occurrence of periodontitis is stil...

    Authors: Joseph Fokam, Buolikeze Kuoh Nji Geh, Samuel Martin Sosso, Desire Takou, Ezechiel Semengue Ngufack, Alex Durand Nka, Anne-Cecile Z.-K. Bissek, David Mindja Eko and Alexis Ndjolo

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2020 20:359

    Content type: Research article

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