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  1. Age is important in forming the uniqueness of individuals. When chronological age is not available, age estimation is required, particularly in court cases. The mineralization chronology of permanent teeth is ...

    Authors: Barbara Kuhnen, Clemente Maia da Silva Fernandes, Franciéllen de Barros, José Scarso Filho, Marcelo Gonçalves and Mônica da Costa Serra
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:165
  2. The purpose of this study is to evaluate stability of vertical dimension following total arch intrusion using miniscrews by measuring the change during treatment and relapse amount after more than one year of ...

    Authors: Dong-Ok Kang, Hyung-Seog Yu, Sung-Hwan Choi, Seong-Taek Kim, Hwi-Dong Jung and Kee-Joon Lee
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:164
  3. This study compared the effect of diode laser (DL) 980 nm and double antibiotic paste (DAP) on response of mature teeth with necrotic pulp and apical periodontitis to regenerative endodontic therapy in a dog m...

    Authors: Aalaa E. Eldessoky, Mohammed M. Khalefa and Ashraf M. Abu-Seida
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:163
  4. Oral cancer is the number one cancer among males in Sri Lanka. Radiotherapy is a common treatment modality for oral cancer, but this can affect oral health related quality of life (OHRQOL). This study assessed...

    Authors: Shamini Kosgallana, Prasanna Jayasekara, Prasad Abeysinghe and Ratilal Lalloo
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:162
  5. Preoperative planning of orthognathic surgery is indispensable for achieving ideal surgical outcome regarding the occlusion and jaws' position. However, orthognathic surgery planning is sophisticated and highl...

    Authors: Mengjia Cheng, Xu Zhang, Jun Wang, Yang Yang, Meng Li, Hanjiang Zhao, Jingyang Huang, Chenglong Zhang, Dahong Qian and Hongbo Yu
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:161
  6. It is aimed to investigate whether there was a difference in radiographic changes in the operational areas between genioplasty alone and genioplasty combined with mandibular advancement and to evaluate the fra...

    Authors: Gökhan Çoban, Taner Öztürk, Süheyb Bilge, Emin Murat Canger and Ahmet Emin Demirbaş
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:160
  7. Dysgeusia is a relatively early symptom of zinc deficiency, and zinc replacement is effective in treating dysgeusia. The administration of zinc acetate hydrate (ZAH) was approved in 2017 for patients with hypo...

    Authors: Tomoaki Shintani, Kouji Ohta, Toshinori Ando, Yasutaka Hayashido, Souichi Yanamoto, Mikihito Kajiya and Hideki Shiba
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:159
  8. Numerous studies have shown that dental unit water lines (DUWLs) are often contaminated by a wide range of micro-organisms (bacteria, fungi, protozoa) and various prevalence have been reported for it in previo...

    Authors: Mojtaba Bayani, Kiyavash Raisolvaezin, Amir Almasi-Hashiani and Seyed Hamed Mirhoseini
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:158
  9. Recurrent Aphthous Stomatitis (RAS) is one of the most common lesions of the oral mucosa. Herbal medicine can be used for the treatment of this disease. The present study aimed to compare the effects of topica...

    Authors: Fatemeh Abbasi, Zeinab Rasoulzadeh and Amirmohammad Yavari
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:157
  10. Lack of knowledge on COVID-19 among people and healthcare staff significantly impacts late management and its rapid transmission. Dental students must be aware of the exact preventive instructions due to their...

    Authors: Arghavan Etebarian, Somayeh Khoramian Tusi, Zahra Momeni and Kimia Hejazi
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:156
  11. Ultrasonically-activated irrigation (UAI) is effective in root canal irrigation but may damage canal walls. EDDY is a sonic activation system with flexible working tips that cause no harm to dentinal walls. Th...

    Authors: Xiaojun Chu, Shuting Feng, Weiqing Zhou, Shuaimei Xu and Xiongqun Zeng
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:155
  12. The most widely used substance in the fabrication of dental prosthesis is poly (methyl methacrylate), or PMMA, and the development of biofilm is frequently associated with its use. To enhance the mechanical pr...

    Authors: Esraa Yousif Taha, Moataz Mostafa Bahgat Elmahdy, Sayed Mohamed Mohamed El Masry and Mohammed Ezzat Elsayed
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:153
  13. This study came to determine the prevalence of Early Childhood Carries (ECC) among preschoolers in a marginalized population and describe the influence of behavioral and social determinants on the development ...

    Authors: Elham Kateeb, Sungwoo Lim, Saif Amer and Amid Ismail
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:152
  14. Precise occlusal design of implant-supported fixed prostheses is difficult to achieve by the conventional wax-up method, often requiring chairside adjustments. The computer-aided design (CAD) method is promisi...

    Authors: Mingzhu He, Tingting Pu, Qian Ding, Yao Sun, Pengfei Wang, Yuchun Sun and Lei Zhang
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:151
  15. Zygomatic implants are widely used in the rehabilitation of severely atrophic maxillae, but implant placement is not without risks, and it can potentially cause damage to related anatomical structures. The aim...

    Authors: Juan Ramón González Rueda, Agustín Galparsoro Catalán, Víctor Manuel de Paz Hermoso, Elena Riad Deglow, Álvaro Zubizarreta-Macho, Jesús Pato Mourelo, Javier Montero Martín and Sofía Hernández Montero
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:150
  16. To assess the accuracy, repeatability and reproducibility of a measurement digital technique to quantify the wear of the bracket slot walls of the fixed multibracket appliance after orthodontic treatment with ...

    Authors: Mabel Daiana Pimentel-García, Álvaro Zubizarreta-Macho, Jorge Alonso Pérez-Barquero, Clara Guinot Barona and Alberto Albaladejo Martínez
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:149
  17. This study aimed to determine the differences among various volumes of condylar osseous patterns and the corresponding dentoskeletal characteristics based on the risk of temporomandibular disorder.

    Authors: Bingjie Xie, Lingyi Huang, Anna Feng, Xianglong Han, Ye Tian and Juan Li
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:148
  18. To compare the effectiveness of three methods: high-speed contra-angle handpiece (HSCAH), piezosurgery, and combined in the extraction of different locations and types of embedded supernumerary teeth.

    Authors: Maihepireti Maihemaiti, Ailimaierdan Ainiwaer and Ling Wang
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:147
  19. Low oral health literacy levels and deficient oral health knowledge jeopardize the communication between dentists and patients in different communities. This study aimed to examine the impact and association o...

    Authors: Amira Badran, Khaled Keraa and Mahassen Mohamed Farghaly
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:146
  20. Liquid-based cytology is highly useful in oral cytology. However, there are only few reports on the accuracy of this method. The current study aimed to compare oral liquid-based cytological and histological di...

    Authors: Katsutoshi Kokubun, Kei Nakajima, Kei Yamamoto, Yoshihiko Akashi and Kenichi Matsuzaka
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:145
  21. Correct torque of the incisors is beneficial in the assessment of the effects of orthodontic treatment. However, evaluating this process effectively remains a challenge. Improper anterior teeth torque angle ca...

    Authors: Ping-Zhu Yang, Li-Yun Bai, He-Xuan Zhang, Wen-Jun Zhao, Yu liu, Xiu-Jie Wen and Rui Liu
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:144
  22. Intrafibrillar remineralization within the hybrid layers (HLs) has recently attracted extensive attention in achieving durable resin-dentin bonds. The polyhydroxy-terminated poly(amidoamine) dendrimer (PAMAM-O...

    Authors: Yu Luo, Ruirui Si, Yuan He, Mengmeng Wang, Yingying Yu, Xin Huang, Rong Huang, Yingyi Huang, Yang Luo, Wei Jin and Yaping Gou
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:141
  23. Previous studies have indicated an association between oral hypofunction and frailty in community-dwelling older adults. However, this issue has not been evaluated in institutionalized older patients. We aimed...

    Authors: Karla Cruz-Moreira, Ludwig Alvarez-Cordova, Carla González-Palacios Torres, Peter Chedraui, José Jouvin, José Juan Jiménez-Moleón and Rocío Barrios-Rodríguez
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:140
  24. Children's dental anxiety is common in dental clinics. This study aimed to determine the interrater agreement between children’s self-reported and their mothers’ proxy-reported dental anxiety and its affecting...

    Authors: Su-Wei Fu, Shen Li, Zhi-Yan Shi and Qing-Li He
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:139
  25. The anatomical position of the mandibular third molars (M3s) is located in the distal-most portions of the molar area. In some previous literature, researchers evaluated the relationship between retromolar spa...

    Authors: Yumei Huang, Yunjia Chen, Dan Yang, Yingying Tang, Ya Yang, Jingfeng Xu, Jun Luo and Leilei Zheng
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:138
  26. The aim of this study was to investigate the protective effect and mechanism of oridonin in an in vitro lipopolysaccharide (LPS)-induced human periodontal ligament stem cells (hPDLSCs) model of periodontitis.

    Authors: Junhao Jiang, Nong Zhang, Haibo Song, Ya Yang, Juan Li and Xiaoli Hu
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:137
  27. To estimate the association between Social Determinants of Health (structural and intermediate) and caries indicators in Chile's Metropolitan Region preschool children.

    Authors: María José Monsalves, Iris Espinoza, Patricia Moya, Josefina Aubert, Doris Durán, Oscar Arteaga, Jay S. Kaufman and Shrikant I. Bangdiwala
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:136
  28. Evaluate the role of platelet-rich fibrin (PRF) as a natural carrier for antibiotics delivery through the analysis of drug release and antimicrobial activity.

    Authors: Francesco Bennardo, Luca Gallelli, Caterina Palleria, Manuela Colosimo, Leonzio Fortunato, Giovambattista De Sarro and Amerigo Giudice
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:134
  29. Enterococcus faecalis (E. faecalis) is the most frequently isolated bacteria from teeth with root canal treatment failure. This study aims to evaluate the disinfection effect of ultrasonic-mediated cold plasma-lo...

    Authors: Mengqian Zhu, Jie Dang, Feihong Dong, Ruoqing Zhong, Jue Zhang, Jie Pan and Yinglong Li
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:133
  30. Temporomandibular joint osteoarthritis (TMJ-OA) is a degenerative disease and manifests itself with pain and limitation of movement in the jaws. Arthrocentesis alone or in combination with intraarticular injec...

    Authors: Zeynep Bayramoglu, Günay Yapici Yavuz, Aydın Keskinruzgar, Mahmut Koparal and Göksel Simsek Kaya
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:131
  31. This study aimed to determine the prevalence and independent risk factors of SDB, and explore its association with malocclusion among 6–11-year-old children in Shanghai, China.

    Authors: Yuanyuan Li, Xianqin Tong, Shuai Wang, Liming Yu, Gang Yang, Jinqiu Feng and Yuehua Liu
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:130
  32. Comprehensive understanding of the root canal system complexity is critical important for successful root canal therapy. A double root canal system may be present in permanent mandibular incisors with a variab...

    Authors: Ying Tang, Yihan Wu, Fan Pei, Chao Liu, Yinfeng Qiu, Tao Yang and Yongchun Gu
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:129
  33. Surgical incision designs are considered closely correlated to gingival papilla of dental implants. This study aims to explore whether different incision techniques for implant placement and second stage surge...

    Authors: Chenchen Luo and Ming Chen
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:128
  34. This systematic review (SR) with meta-analysis aimed to evaluate the frequency of micronuclei in the oral mucosa exfoliated cells after cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT) examination.

    Authors: Pan Yang, Bin Xuan, Gang Li and Senrong Qi
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:127
  35. A novel injectable mixture termed treated dentin matrix hydrogel (TDMH) has been introduced for restoring dentin defect in DPC. However, no study evaluated its physiological biodegradation. Therefore, the pres...

    Authors: Ahmed A. Holiel, Hossam M. Mustafa and Eman M. Sedek
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:126
  36. To determine the risk factors for the development of radiographic distal surface caries (rDSC) in patients who attend routine dental check-ups during an era of National Institute for Health Care Excellence thi...

    Authors: Verena Toedtling, Tim Forouzanfar and Henk S. Brand
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:125
  37. We previously showed that fimbriae-bore from Poryphyromonas gingivalis (Pg), one of the putative periodontopathogenic bacteria specifically bound to a peptide domain (stat23, prp21) shared on statherin or acidic ...

    Authors: Kayo Koyanagi, Kosuke Kataoka, Hideki Yoshimatsu, Kohtaro Fujihashi and Tatsuro Miyake
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:123
  38. A translational ex vivo perfusion-based mandibular pig model was developed as an alternative to animal experiments, for initial assessment of biomaterials in dental and maxillofacial surgery and training. This st...

    Authors: Machteld van Erk, Roger M. L. M. Lomme, Edwin A. Roozen, Bart A. J. A. van Oirschot and Harry van Goor
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:122
  39. This study aimed to explore the mechanism behind N6-methyladenosine (m6A) modification of the total ribonucleic acid (RNA) involved in the resistance to herpes simplex virus type I (HSV-1) infection in oral ep...

    Authors: Junping Xu, Yuping Qi and Qi Ju
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:121
  40. The purpose of this study was to determine the accuracy of virtual surgical planning for mandibular reconstruction, along with the implementation of a postoperative evaluation methodology.

    Authors: Yehia El-Mahallawy, Hams H. Abdelrahman and Haytham Al-Mahalawy
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:119
  41. To analyze morphological, volumetric, and linear hard tissue changes following horizontal ridge augmentation using a three-dimensional radiographic method.

    Authors: Daniel Palkovics, Eleonora Solyom, Kristof Somodi, Csaba Pinter, Peter Windisch, Ferenc Bartha and Balint Molnar
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:118
  42. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the osseointegration of zirconia and titanium implants in the rat maxilla in specimens under systemic antiresorptive therapy.

    Authors: Kristian Kniha, Benita Hermanns-Sachweh, Stephan Christian Möhlhenrich, Florian Peters, Marius Heitzer, Philipp Winnand, Frank Hölzle and Ali Modabber
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:117

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