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  1. Content type: Research article

    The purpose of this study was to compare the biocompatibility of three bioactive materials, namely ACTIVA bioactive restorative resin composite, iRoot BP plus and Mineral Trioxide Aggregate (MTA) Angelus-HP.

    Authors: Ashraf Abou ElReash, Hamdi Hamama, Walied Abdo, Qiqi Wu, Ahmed Zaen El-Din and Xie Xiaoli

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:194

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  2. Content type: Research article

    Numerous studies of dental antibiotic prescribing show that overprescribing is a worldwide occurrence. The aim of this study was to assess prescribing practices of general dentists in Australia for antibiotics...

    Authors: L. Teoh, R. J. Marino, K. Stewart and M. J. McCullough

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:193

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  3. Content type: Research article

    This study aimed to evaluate the prevalence of tooth wear among preschool children in Jakarta, Indonesia, and examine the risk factors associated with its occurrence.

    Authors: Diah Ayu Maharani, Alisa Novianty Pratiwi, Febriana Setiawati, Shinan Zhang, Sherry Shiqian Gao, Chun Hung Chu and Anton Rahardjo

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:192

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  4. Content type: Research article

    Studies in high-income countries have reported associations between oral health and diabetes. There is however a lack of evidence on this association from low and middle-income countries, especially India. The...

    Authors: Ishita Rawal, Shreeparna Ghosh, Safraj Shahul Hameed, Roopa Shivashankar, Vamadevan S. Ajay, Shivani Anil Patel, Michael Goodman, Mohammed K. Ali, K. M. Venkat Narayan, Nikhil Tandon and Dorairaj Prabhakaran

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:191

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  5. Content type: Research article

    Enterococcus faecalis is a bacterium frequently isolated after failed root canal therapy. This study analyzed the antibacterial and antibiofilm effects in vitro of sustained-release fillers (SRF) containing cetyl...

    Authors: Bernhard Funk, David Kirmayer, Sharonit Sahar-Heft, Irith Gati, Michael Friedman and Doron Steinberg

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:190

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  6. Content type: Research article

    The cold test is a specific test of pulp sensitivity and is part of the endodontic diagnosis. The aim of this study was to identify the diagnostic accuracy including sensitivity, specificity, accuracy, positiv...

    Authors: Brenda Eréndida Castillo-Silva, Jorge Alejandro Alegría-Torres, Gabriel Alejandro Martínez-Castañón, Carlo Eduardo Medina-Solís, Norma Verónica Zavala-Alonso, Nereyda Niño-Martínez, Eva Concepción Aguirre-López and Nuria Patiño-Marín

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:189

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  7. Content type: Research article

    We previously showed that nasal administration of a combination of dendritic cell (DC) targeted DNA plasmid expressing Flt3 ligand and CpG oligodeoxynucleotides 1826 as a mucosal adjuvant (double adjuvant, DA)...

    Authors: Kenjiro Kobuchi, Kosuke Kataoka, Yoichiro Taguchi, Tatsuro Miyake and Makoto Umeda

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:188

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  8. Content type: Research article

    Dental caries remains a common and expensive disease for both society and affected individuals. Furthermore, caries often affect individuals’ health-related quality of life (HRQoL). Health economic evaluations...

    Authors: Lisa Kastenbom, Alexandra Falsen, Pernilla Larsson, Karin Sunnegårdh-Grönberg and Thomas Davidson

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:187

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  9. Content type: Case report

    The etiology of traumatic ulcerative granulomas with stromal eosinophilia (TUGSE) is not clear, traumatic irritation having advocated as the most likely cause. TUGSEs are typically self-limiting slow-healing l...

    Authors: Giacomo Setti, Eugenia Martella, Cristina Mancini, Paolo Vescovi, Cristina Magnoni, Pierantonio Bellini, Ilaria Giovannacci and Marco Meleti

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:186

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  10. Content type: Research article

    There is a paucity of population-based surveys on oral health conditions in Ecuador. Thus, the aim of this study was to conduct an epidemiological survey with a representative sample of children aged 12 years ...

    Authors: Edgard Michel-Crosato, Daniela Prócida Raggio, Alba Narcisa de Jesus Coloma-Valverde, Edisson Fernando Lopez, Patricia Lourdes Alvarez-Velasco, Marco Vinicio Medina, Mariela Cumanda Balseca, Maritza Del Carmen Quezada-Conde, Fernanda Campos de Almeida Carrer, Giuseppe Alexandre Romito, Maria Ercilia Araujo, Maria Gabriela Haye Biazevic, Mariana Minatel Braga, Maristela Vilas Boas Fratucci, Fausto Medeiros Mendes, Antonio Carlos Frias…

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:184

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  11. Content type: Research article

    Factors associated with increases in dental caries and changes in the family socioeconomic profile were investigated in a paediatric primary health care (PHC) cohort in Northeast Brazil during the implementati...

    Authors: Márcia Maria Dantas Cabral de Melo, Wayner Vieira de Souza and Paulo Sávio Angeiras de Goes

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:183

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  12. Content type: Research article

    A common strategy in the non-extraction treatment of Class II molar relationship is maxillary molar distalization, which could increase lower face height and cause clockwise mandibular rotation. The aim of thi...

    Authors: Silvia Caruso, Alessandro Nota, Shideh Ehsani, Elena Maddalone, Kenji Ojima and Simona Tecco

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:182

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  13. Content type: Research article

    The purpose of this experiment was to assess the push out bond strength of Polydimethylsiloxane sealers (GuttaFlow 2 and GuttaFlow Bioseal by Colte’ne/Whaledent, Altstätten, Switzerland). AH Plus (Dentsply, De...

    Authors: Kinley Dem, Yingfang Wu, Atipatsa Chiwanda Kaminga, Zhuo Dai, Xin Cao and Bingyu Zhu

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:181

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  14. Content type: Case report

    McCune-Albright syndrome (MAS) is a rare multisystem disorder that classically was defined by the triad of polyostotic fibrous dysplasia of bone, café-au-lait skin pigmentation, and precocious puberty. It is a...

    Authors: Theodora Miti Kabali, Jeremiah Robert Moshy, Sira Stanslaus Owibingire, Karpal Singh Sohal and Elison N. M. Simon

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:180

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  15. Content type: Research article

    Screening for medical conditions (MCs) of public health importance is a first step in disease prevention and control. Prior studies in the United States found oral health care providers (OHCPS) embrace screeni...

    Authors: Saba Kassim, Badr Othman, Sakher AlQahtani, Alemad Mustafa Kawthar, Sterling M. McPherson and Barbara L. Greenberg

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:179

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  16. Content type: Research article

    The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect of universal adhesives (UA) and silane on the microtensile bond strength (μTBS) of resin cement to a hybrid ceramic Vita Enamic (VE).

    Authors: Mohamed M. Awad, Lamees Albedaiwi, Ahmed Almahdy, Rawaiz Khan, Nick Silikas, Muhanad M. Hatamleh, Fahad M. Alkhtani and Ali Alrahlah

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:178

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  17. Content type: Research article

    The changed disease landscape in Japan because of an increasing aging population has contributed to an increase in convalescent inpatients, warranting important considerations of their oral care needs. However...

    Authors: Kanako Hayashi, Maya Izumi, Ayaka Isobe, Yuhei Mastuda and Sumio Akifusa

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:177

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  18. Content type: Research article

    Glycemic control is vital in the care of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) and is significantly associated with the incidence of clinical complications. This Bayesian network analysis was conducted with an aim o...

    Authors: Ruoyan Cao, Qiulan Li, Qiqi Wu, Mianfeng Yao, Yu Chen and Hongbo Zhou

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:176

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  19. Content type: Research article

    Oral health is related to general health and one of the most prevalent chronic diseases is diabetes mellitus. Diabetes can have adverse effects on oral health and vice versa. Saliva analysis can be used as a n...

    Authors: Marjan Kheirmand Parizi, Hamed Akbari, Mahsa Malek-mohamadi, Maryam Kheirmand Parizi and Shahla Kakoei

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:175

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  20. Content type: Research article

    More than 90% of all infections in the head and neck region can be traced back to an odontogenic origin. In rare cases they can lead to sepsis, which may pose a vital threat to the patient. The purpose of this...

    Authors: H. Weise, A. Naros, C. Weise, S. Reinert and S. Hoefert

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:173

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  21. Content type: Research article

    Early childhood caries is a common chronic childhood disease and maternal oral health is a risk factor. Improving the oral health behaviours of pregnant women/young mothers can positively influence the oral he...

    Authors: Ajesh George, Mariana S. Sousa, Ariana C. Kong, Anthony Blinkhorn, Tiffany Patterson Norrie, Jann Foster, Hannah G. Dahlen, Shilpi Ajwani and Maree Johnson

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:172

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  22. Content type: Research article

    The incidence of human papilloma virus (HPV)-related oral cancer has recently increased worldwide. The role of dentists is of prime importance in the early detection of oral cancer which would result in a favo...

    Authors: Malik Sallam, Esraa Al-Fraihat, Deema Dababseh, Alaa’ Yaseen, Duaa Taim, Seraj Zabadi, Ahmad A. Hamdan, Yazan Hassona, Azmi Mahafzah and Gülşen Özkaya Şahin

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:171

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  23. Content type: Research article

    Interprofessional education (IPE) is an important part of the landscape of modern education. However, there is a significant deficiency of studies that evaluate IPE in dentistry. The aim of this article is to ...

    Authors: Azita Khanbodaghi, Zuhair S. Natto, Martha Forero and Cheen Y. Loo

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:170

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  24. Content type: Research article

    Lichen planus (LP) is a chronic inflammatory mucocutaneous disease that commonly affects the oral cavity. Previous reports have suggested a possible association between LP and thyroid gland diseases (TGDs). Th...

    Authors: Lazar Kats, Yuli Goldman, Adrian Kahn, Victoria Goldman and Meir Gorsky

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:169

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  25. Content type: Research article

    There is a need for analytical techniques for measuring Erosive Tooth Wear (ETW) on natural surfaces in clinical studies. The purpose was to investigate the use of two instruments aimed to assess initial to mo...

    Authors: K. R. Stenhagen, B. Holme, A. B. Tveit, A. Lussi and T. S. Carvalho

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:167

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  26. Content type: Research article

    Individual child-level risk factors for Early Childhood Caries (ECC) have been studied, but broader family- and community-level influences on child oral hygiene behaviors are less well understood. This study e...

    Authors: Tracy L. Finlayson, MarkJason Cabudol, Jenny X. Liu, Jeremiah R. Garza, Stuart A. Gansky and Francisco Ramos-Gomez

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:166

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  27. Content type: Research article

    The Syrian crisis has started eight years ago and has, directly and indirectly, affected all the aspects of the Syrians lives. A lot of new war-related factors contributed to change the socio-economic status, ...

    Authors: Bahaa Aldin Alhaffar, Raeed Alawabdi, Leen Barakat and Chaza Kouchaji

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:165

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  28. Content type: Case report

    Otodental syndrome is an exceptionally rare autosomal dominant condition characterized by a delayed eruption of posterior teeth, globodontia, lisping, and sensorineural hearing loss. In this case report, we re...

    Authors: Ji-mei Su, Su-juan Zeng, Xiao-wei Ye, Zhi-fang Wu, Xin-wen Huang and Janak L. Pathak

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:164

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  29. Content type: Research article

    The present study investigated and evaluated the efficacy and safety of platelet-rich fibrin (PRF) in patients during bilateral mandibular third molars extraction by systematic review and meta-analysis.

    Authors: Xu Xiang, Ping Shi, Ping Zhang, Jun Shen and Jian Kang

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:163

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  30. Content type: Research article

    There is a paucity of research concerning paediatric dental consultations in primary care. This is potentially due to the difficulty of measuring the communication behaviours in the complex triadic consultatio...

    Authors: Siyang Yuan, Gerry Humphris, Lorna MacPherson, Al Ross and Ruth Freeman

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:162

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  31. Content type: Research article

    Aim of the study was to evaluate the gelatinolytic activity in the saliva and gingival crevicular fluid from a sample group of subjects with Marfan syndrome.

    Authors: Giuseppina Laganà, Giovanni Francesco Fasciglione, Andrea Biondi, Massimiliano Coletta, Giovanni Ruvolo and Paola Cozza

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:161

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  32. Content type: Correction

    Following publication of the original article [1], the authors reported their family and given names have been mismatched. The correct names can be found below:

    Authors: Andrea Stefanie Manz, Thomas Attin, Beatrice Sener and Philipp Sahrmann

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:160

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    The original article was published in BMC Oral Health 2018 18:193

  33. Content type: Research article

    Chronic Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) infection is associated with reduced saliva flow rate due to infiltration of HIV and proliferation of CD8 lymphocytes in salivary glands. It is unclear whether HIV in...

    Authors: Dunstan Kalanzi, Harriet Mayanja-Kizza, Damalie Nakanjako, Catherine Lutalo Mwesigwa, Ronald Ssenyonga and Bennett T. Amaechi

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:159

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  34. Content type: Case report

    Despite the limited number of articles dedicated to its use, augmented reality (AR) is an emerging technology that has shown to have increasing applications in multiple different medical sectors. These include...

    Authors: Gerardo Pellegrino, Carlo Mangano, Roberto Mangano, Agnese Ferri, Valerio Taraschi and Claudio Marchetti

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:158

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  35. Content type: Research article

    In 2016 the United Nation Relief and Work Agency for Palestine refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) commissioned a survey on oral health among 12-year-old students at UNRWA schools in five fields of operation (Jo...

    Authors: Lilia Biscaglia, Patrizia di Caccamo, Irene Terrenato, Maria Antonietta Arrica, Akihiro Seita and Guglielmo Campus

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:157

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  36. Content type: Research article

    Analyses of the effects of pit and fissure sealant have been based on small samples and lack large-scale field evaluation data in China. The aim of this study was to understand the effect of pit and fissure se...

    Authors: Weijia Liu, Lihua Xiong, Jianbo Li, Chongshan Guo, Weihua Fan and Shaohong Huang

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:156

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  37. Content type: Research article

    Knowledge of the risk indicators of aggressive periodontitis (AgP) will help clinicians to better diagnose the disease, put a treatment plan that involves modification of modifiable risk indicators, understand...

    Authors: Khansa T. Ababneh, Manal J. Maslamani, Muna S. Abbadi, Anas H. Taha, Jumana A. Karasneh, Amani G. Sa’di and Yousef S. Khader

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:155

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  38. Content type: Research article

    An apical shift in the position of the gingiva beyond the cemento-enamel junction leads to gingival recession. This study aimed to evaluate the reproducibility of digital measurements of gingival recession whe...

    Authors: Hytham N. Fageeh, Abdullah A. Meshni, Hassan A. Jamal, Reghunathan S. Preethanath and Esam Helboub

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:154

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  39. Content type: Research article

    Use of hyaluronic acid-based products has become a valuable alternative to drug-based approaches in the treatment of recurrent aphthous stomatitis (RAS). The presented study aimed to investigate the effect of ...

    Authors: Domenico Dalessandri, Francesca Zotti, Laura Laffranchi, Marco Migliorati, Gaetano Isola, Stefano Bonetti and Luca Visconti

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:153

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  40. Content type: Research article

    The purpose of this study was to investigate the relationship between hormone replacement therapy (HRT) and periodontal disease in postmenopausal women using data from the 4th and 5th Korea National Health and...

    Authors: Yunhee Lee, Inah Kim, Jaechul Song, Kyung-Gyun Hwang, Boyoul Choi and Seung-Sik Hwang

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:151

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  41. Content type: Research article

    Animal studies are pivotal in allowing experimentation to identify efficacious treatment protocols for resolution of peri-implantitis. The purpose of this investigation was to characterize an expedited dog per...

    Authors: Wook Jin Seong, Georgios Kotsakis, Jong-Ki Huh, Soo Cheol Jeong, Ki Young Nam, Jong Ryul Kim, Young Cheul Heo, Hyeon-Cheol Kim, Lei Zhang, Michael D. Evans, Heather Conrad and Robert J. Schumacher

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:150

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  42. Content type: Research article

    The application of a connective tissue graft with epithelial striation (CTG-ES) has been shown to improve the outcome of root coverage (RC) using the coronally advanced flap (CAF) and adjunctive administration...

    Authors: Knut Adam, Ingmar Staufenbiel, Werner Geurtsen and Hüsamettin Günay

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:148

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  43. Content type: Research article

    Medical-dental collaboration expands patients’ access to health services, improves healthcare outcomes, and reduces the burden and cost of care, especially for those with chronic diseases. The aim of the prese...

    Authors: Diah Ayu Maharani, Stacia Ariella, Intan Detrianis Syafaaturrachma, Indriasti Indah Wardhany, Armasastra Bahar, Shinan Zhang, Sherry Shiqian Gao, Chun Hung Chu and Anton Rahardjo

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:147

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  44. Content type: Research article

    Children with learning disabilities (CLD) have worse health outcomes than children with no learning disabilities (CNLD). This systematic review compared caries experience and met dental care need for CLD to CN...

    Authors: Mark D. Robertson, Falk Schwendicke, Mariana Pinheiro de Araujo, John R. Radford, Jenny C. Harris, Scott McGregor and Nicola P. T. Innes

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:146

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  45. Content type: Research article

    While adult women show greater dental anxiety than adult men, few studies have examined gender differences in adolescent perceptions of dentists. Therefore, this cross-sectional study aimed to evaluate the gen...

    Authors: Hiroyuki Karibe, Yuichi Kato, Kisaki Shimazu, Ayuko Okamoto and Masahiro Heima

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:144

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