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  1. Biobanks/biorepositories are created to collect biospecimens for therapeutic and research uses. The success of the banking concept depends predominantly on the public's understanding and desire to contribute, ...

    Authors: Aisha Mohammed Basudan, Lamis Khalid Dagriri, Ghaida Hamad Alnaqa, Joud Muhanna Alqahtani and Mohammad Ibrahim Alsowail
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:80
  2. The present study aimed to analyze the salivary levels of macrophage-activating factor (MAF), macrophage-chemotactic factor (MCF), and macrophage migration inhibitory factor (MIF) in healthy and gingivitis pat...

    Authors: Amna Alhammadi, Aghila Rani Koippallil Gopalakrishnan, Roba Saqan, Zahi Badran, Sausan Al Kawas and Betul Rahman
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:77
  3. To explore the influence of cross-sectional type and morphological parameters at the mandibular molar sites on lingual plate perforation (LPP) during the immediate implant placement (IIP).

    Authors: Yingjia Sun, Sai Hu, Zhijian Xie and Yiqun Zhou
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:76
  4. Patient-centered care (PCC) has been one of medical practice’s most frequently discussed principles. However, attitudes toward PCC among dentists remain underexplored. This study focuses on examining dentists’...

    Authors: Minjung Lee, Youngha Song, Myoungsoon You, Shin-Young Park and Jungjoon Ihm
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:75
  5. Tooth loss is a known marker of oral and systemic health, but large-scale population-based and cross-sectional multi-year comparative studies on tooth loss have yet to be much studied in China. This study expl...

    Authors: Linxin Jiang, Jianbo Li, Zijing Yang, Xiaoyan Huang, Xiong Zhong, Yi Huang, Bincheng Liu, Linmei Wu, Shaohong Huang and Weihua Fan
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:74
  6. Survivors of childhood cancer are at risk for therapy-related dental diseases. The purpose of the study was to investigate the associations between clinical, socioeconomic, and demographic factors and oral dis...

    Authors: Tushar Patni, Chun-Teh Lee, Yimei Li, Sue Kaste, Liang Zhu, Ryan Sun, Melissa M. Hudson, Kirsten K. Ness, Ana Neumann and Leslie L. Robison
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:73
  7. Teledentistry has demonstrated to expedite oral health consultations, diagnosis, and treatment planning while mitigating COVID-19 transmission risk in dental offices. However, the use of teledentistry by clini...

    Authors: Rocco Cheuk, Abiola Adeniyi, Julie Farmer, Sonica Singhal and Abbas Jessani
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:72
  8. Cancer treatment-induced bone loss (CTIBL) is the most common adverse event experienced by patients affected by breast cancer (BC) patients, without bone metastases. Bone modifying agents (BMAs) therapy is pre...

    Authors: Rodolfo Mauceri, Martina Coppini, Massimo Attanasio, Alberto Bedogni, Giordana Bettini, Vittorio Fusco, Amerigo Giudice, Filippo Graziani, Antonia Marcianò, Marco Nisi, Gaetano Isola, Rosalia Maria Leonardi, Giacomo Oteri, Corrado Toro and Giuseppina Campisi
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:71
  9. To evaluate the outcomes of endodontic microsurgery (EMS) using mineral trioxide aggregate (MTA; Dentsply Sirona, Charlotte, NC, USA), EndoSequence root repair material (RRM putty; Brasseler, Savannah, GA), an...

    Authors: Rawan F. Eskandar, Mey A. Al-Habib, Mohammed A. Barayan and Hadeel Y. Edrees
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:70
  10. Endodontic treatment of young permanent teeth with necrotic pulp presents a clinical challenge for the dentist, and conventional endodontic treatment will result in tooth fracture along with a poor prognosis. ...

    Authors: Jishnu Krishna Kumar, Padmapriya Surendranath and Rajalakshmanan Eswaramoorthy
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:69
  11. The present study aimed to evaluate the changes in palate dimension and morphology after treatment of functional posterior crossbite (FPXB) with elastodontic devices (EAs).

    Authors: Antonino Lo Giudice, Vincenzo Ronsivalle, Cristina Conforte, Giuseppe Marzo, Alessandra Lucchese, Rosalia Leonardi and Gaetano Isola
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:68
  12. Patient safety is associated with patient outcomes. However, there is insufficient evidence of patient safety in the dental field. This study aimed to compare incidents reported by dentists and physicians, com...

    Authors: Naomi Akiyama, Tomoya Akiyama, Hideaki Sato, Takeru Shiroiwa and Mitsuo Kishi
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:67
  13. The study aimed to compare the dentoskeletal effects of Vanbeek Activator, Herbst, Twin-Block and Mandibular Advancement with clear aligners in children with skeletal Class II malocclusions.

    Authors: Yanqi Wu, Qian Yu, Yunhui Xia, Bo Wang, Siyue Chen, Kaijun Gu, Bojun Zhang and Min Zhu
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:65
  14. Dental care in cancer patients tends to be less prioritized. However, limited research has focused on major dental treatment events in cancer patients after the diagnosis. This study aimed to examine dental tr...

    Authors: Areum Han, Eun-Gee Park, Jeong-Hwa Yoon, Ji-Yeob Choi, Hee-Kyung Park and Seokyung Hahn
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:64
  15. Porphyromonas gingivalis (Pg) is one of the keystone pathogens involved in periodontitis. The present study aimed to observe the relationship among different infection forms of Pg, systemic inflammation, and acut...

    Authors: Yingle Wu, Yanyu Wang, Laijing Du, Ke Wang, Shaoxin Wang and Guangping Li
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:63
  16. Allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplant (allo-HSCT) is used to treat several hematological diseases, but immunosuppression during allo-HSCT facilitates opportunistic microbial growth in tissues, such as ...

    Authors: Julia Stephanie Bruno, Wanessa Miranda-Silva, Vitor Heidrich, Marianne de Castro Gonçalves, Yana Novis, Celso Arrais-Rodrigues, Anamaria Aranha Camargo and Eduardo Rodrigues Fregnani
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:62
  17. Smoking is an established modifying factor for the host immune response of periodontitis patients. However, its exact influence remains unclear. We aimed to compare the cytokine profile of periodontitis patien...

    Authors: Chun-Ping Hao, Nan-Jue Cao, Yu-He Zhu and Wei Wang
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:60
  18. Oral health problems are highly prevalent among school children in Nepal. Poor oral health condition may be influenced by various factors. However, little is known about the sociodemographic and awareness rela...

    Authors: Kamal Prasad Chapain, Krishna Gopal Rampal, Kalpana Gaulee Pokhrel, Chiranjivi Adhikari, Deependra Hamal and Khem Narayan Pokhrel
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:59
  19. The pre-cure temperature is considered an important parameter that affects the polymerization kinetics and the properties of composite restoration. As dissension exists about the effect of storing composite re...

    Authors: Omar Abd El-Maksoud, Hamdi Hosni Hamdan Hamama, Ramy Ahmed Wafaie, Noha El-Wassefy and Salah Hasab Mahmoud
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:57
  20. A rigorous search for alternatives to autogenous bone grafts to avoid invasiveness at the donor site in the treatment of maxillomandibular bone defects. Researchers have used alloplastic, allogeneic, and xenog...

    Authors: Marius Heitzer, Ali Modabber, Xing Zhang, Philipp Winnand, Qun Zhao, Felix Marius Bläsius, Eva Miriam Buhl, Michael Wolf, Sabine Neuss, Frank Hölzle, Frank Hildebrand and Johannes Greven
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:56
  21. Safety issues for dental restorative composites are critical to material selection, but, limited information is available to dental practitioners. This study aimed to compare the chemical and biological charac...

    Authors: En-Shi Jiang, Wonjoon Moon, Bum-Soon Lim, Juhea Chang and Shin Hye Chung
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:55
  22. The primary aim of this study was to evaluate the dentoalveolar, skeletal, pharyngeal airway, cervical posture, hyoid bone position, and soft palate effects of the Myobrace and Twin-block appliances. The secon...

    Authors: Zeynep Çoban Büyükbayraktar and Hasan Camcı
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:53
  23. The accuracy of impression techniques determines the marginal fit of fixed prostheses. Marginal accuracy plays a main role in the success and failure of treatments. This in-vivo study evaluated the marginal fi...

    Authors: Mohammad Hassan Kalantari, Benika Abbasi, Rashin Giti, Zahra Rastegar, Saeid Tavanafar and Sheila Shahsavari-pour
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:52
  24. Epilepsy is a chronic neurological disease that could indirectly affect oral health, and it is necessary for dentists to be familiar with the specific needs of patients with epilepsy. Therefore, aim of the pre...

    Authors: Paolo Lurita-Córdova, Marysela Ladera-Castañeda, Flor Santander-Rengifo, Carlos López-Gurreonero, Alberto Cornejo-Pinto, Luis Cervantes-Ganoza, Antonieta Castro Pérez-Vargas and César Cayo-Rojas
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:51
  25. Maintaining good oral hygiene is key to preventing dental caries and periodontal disease. Children and adolescents with good oral hygiene behaviours are likely to grow into adults with the same behaviours. Thi...

    Authors: Heba Mohamed Elkhodary, Mohamed Hussein Abdelnabi, Amal Ali Swelem, Heba Jafar Sabbagh, Omar Abd El Sadek El Meligy, Iman Mamdouh Talaat, Enas B. Abdellatif, Yousef Khader, Ola B. Al-Batayneh, Nuraldeen Maher Al-Khanati, Nazik M. Nurelhuda, Sara Alhabli, Mohamed Hassan Mostafa, Shabnum Qureshi, Nafeesa Qureshi, Muhammad Abrar Yousaf…
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:50
  26. Currently, the demands for restorations have increased considerably; thus, improvements and modifications have been made in dental composite technologies especially using materials that have been claimed to im...

    Authors: Tavga Mustafa Faris, Rukhosh Hasan Abdulrahim, Mohammed Abdalla Mahmood, Gollshang Ahmad Mhammed Dalloo and Sarhang Sarwat Gul
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:49
  27. Dental curriculums require regular revision to stay up to date in scientifical and societal fields. Senior dental students are among the main stakeholders of such curriculums. The present study investigated th...

    Authors: Arvin Salmani, Hooman Keshavarz, Majid Akbari, Mohammad Javad Kharrazifard, Shabnam Varmazyari and Mohammad Reza Khami
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:45
  28. Dental caries and Obesity in children are issues of public health concern. Even though researching the relationship between these two noncommunicable diseases has been conducted for many years, the results rem...

    Authors: Entesar Aoun, Lamis Ballo, Sara Elhabony and Arheiam Arheiam
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:44
  29. The national oral epidemiological survey conducted every decade has become an indispensable means of detecting changes in oral disease patterns. This study was undertaken to investigate the oral health status ...

    Authors: Zhidong Zhang, Di Wang, Jian Zhao, Dandan Wang and Baoping Zhang
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:42
  30. Dental service utilization is important for maintaining and enhancing children’s oral health status. However, there is paucity of information regarding dental service utilization and factors affecting it among...

    Authors: Hayat Maeruf Mohammed, Mihret-ab Mehari and Akeza Awealom Asgedom
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:41
  31. Dental enamel, the hardest outermost layer of a human tooth, is subjected to occlusal forces throughout life during different oral function as talking, mastication etc. Due to this continuous stress, wear caus...

    Authors: Kanae Wada, Manhal Ijbara, Nesreen A. Salim, Junichiro Wada and Tsutomu Iwamoto
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:40
  32. Limited data is available regarding the prevalence of dental caries as a chronic disease among adolescents using different caries assessment indices. The aim of this study was to compare and describe the preva...

    Authors: Mohamed. H. Zaazou, Dalia Y. Zaki, Ali Abdelnabi, Tamer M. Hamdy, Reham S. Saleh, Shahinaz N. Hassan, Zeinab M. Zaki and Lamiaa M. Moharam
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:39
  33. Sex dimorphism has been implicated in oral health differences and the pathogenesis of oral diseases, such as tooth agenesis, periodontal disease, dental caries, and tooth loss. Tooth agenesis (TA) is one of th...

    Authors: Charinya Kanchanasevee, Soranun Chantarangsu, Pisha Pittayapat and Thantrira Porntaveetus
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:37
  34. The number of older adults in Thailand is increasing. Better chewing ability is associated with healthy aging. Although numerous studies have demonstrated the relationship between social backgrounds, dental se...

    Authors: Issarapong Kaewkamnerdpong, Punkanit Harirugsakul, Piyada Prasertsom, Warangkana Vejvithee, Kornkamol Niyomsilp and Orachad Gururatana
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:35
  35. There is a lack of awareness regarding temporomandibular disorder (TMD) and its association with psychological and sociodemographic factors in the Turkish population. This study aimed to evaluate the relations...

    Authors: Mehmet Melih Omezli, Damla Torul and Ceren Varer Akpinar
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:34
  36. Orthodontic brackets provide a favorable environment for Streptococcus mutans biofilm formation, increasing the risk of white spots and dental caries. Manganese oxide (MnO2) nanozyme-doped diatom microbubbler (DM...

    Authors: Hyunsub Kim, Eun-Hyuk Lee, Sang-woo Lee, Yu-Heng Deng, Ho-Beom Kwon, Young-Jun Lim, Hyunjoon Kong and Myung-Joo Kim
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:33
  37. The emergence of peri-implant diseases has prompted various methods for decontaminating the implant surface. This study compared the effectiveness of three different approaches, chlorhexidine digluconate (CHX)...

    Authors: Jing Wang, Tengyu Geng, Yuzhuo Wang, Changyong Yuan and Penglai Wang
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:32
  38. With the popularity of medical aesthetic programs, some female adults who will or are undergoing orthodontic treatment often wonder whether orthodontic treatment has adverse effects on the nasolabial folds (NL...

    Authors: Qin Zhou, Jie Gao, Donghui Guo, Haolin Zhang, Xu Zhang, Wen Qin and Zuolin Jin
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:31
  39. Severe early childhood caries (SECC) is an inflammatory disease with complex pathology. Although changes in the oral microbiota and metabolic profile of patients with SECC have been identified, the salivary me...

    Authors: Kai Li, Jinmei Wang, Ning Du, Yanjie Sun, Qi Sun, Weiwei Yin, Huiying Li, Lingqiang Meng and Xuecong Liu
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:30
  40. The use of antibiotics in dental care is often unnecessary or inappropriate. Our objectives were to identify (i) Clusters of dentists grouped according to their appropriateness score based on proxy indicators’...

    Authors: Maïa Simon, Ouarda Pereira, Marie-Louise Constant, Julie Guillet-Thibault, Céline Pulcini and Nathalie Thilly
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:29

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