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  1. Oral diseases are one of the major public health problems worldwide and affect the population of all age groups. This qualitative study aimed to explore the perceptions and practices of caregivers at care cent...

    Authors: Javeria Saleem, Muhammad Ishaq, Muhammad Salman Butt, Rubeena Zakar, Ushna Malik, Maida Iqbal and Florian Fischer
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:641
  2. Knowing the level of behavioral intention and tooth-brushing practices is crucial for the implementation of the intervention. However, such studies are too limited in Ethiopia. The current study employed a hea...

    Authors: Natnael Kebede, Habtamu Wondiye, Lidiya Melkamu, Tadele Fentabil Anagaw, Elias Assefa, Eyob Ketema Bogale, Gebremedhin Hailu, Yirgalem Mohammed and Bezawit Adane
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:638
  3. Disinfection of surgical guides is mandatory for intraoperative use. Virgin Coconut Oil may be a potent alternative disinfectant; however, its effect has not been fully discussed in dentistry. The objectives o...

    Authors: Rania T. Khalil, Ahmed Alshimy, Eglal Elsherbini and Mervat E. Abd-ELLAH
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:636
  4. Evaluating the effect of different surface treatment methods on the micro-tensile bond strength (µTBS) of two different resin-matrix computer-aided design/computer-aided manufacturing (CAD/CAM) ceramics (RMCs).

    Authors: Hanan Fathy, Hamdi H. Hamama, Noha El-Wassefy and Salah H. Mahmoud
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:635
  5. Dental caries is the most prevalent child affliction in the world and can be reduced through effective preventive interventions. To plan cost-effective interventions, clear and integrated data are needed. This...

    Authors: Shervan Shoaee, Sahar Saeedi Moghaddam, Masoud Masinaei, Ahmad Sofi-Mahmudi, Hossein Hessari, Mohammad-Hossein Heydari, Erfan Shamsoddin, Mahboubeh Parsaeian, Anooshe Ghasemian, Bagher Larijani, Hossein Fakhrzadeh and Farshad Farzadfar
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:634
  6. Prescribing medicine is integral to clinical dentistry. Infective endocarditis may be rare but fatal if left untreated. As a result, judicious prescribing of antibiotics should be implemented due to potential....

    Authors: Charn Thanissorn, Joon Soo Park, Kate N. Wang, Marc Tennant, Amy T. Page and Estie Kruger
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:633
  7. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the differences between buccolingual inclination (BI) of maxillary posterior teeth in patients with cleft lip and palate (CLP) and non-cleft palate with skeletal Class...

    Authors: Jiabei He, Lihua Jiang, Shaohua Song and Shuixue Mo
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:631
  8. Assessment of the keratinized mucosa width (KMW) at edentulous sites is important for the subsequent implant treatment design. This pilot study aimed to evaluate the characteristics of the KMW at edentulous mo...

    Authors: Ziyao Han, Cui Wang, Yiping Wei, Gang Yang, Wenjie Hu and Kwok-Hung Chung
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:630
  9. The present research aimed to develop and validate a standardised survey instrument for the assessment of patients' awareness of the quality of their oral hygiene performance.

    Authors: Zdenka Eidenhardt, Sebastian Busse, Jutta Margraf-Stiksrud and Renate Deinzer
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:629
  10. Although periodontitis is associated with increased risk of hypertension, studies based on new periodontal disease classification is limited. We investigated whether periodontitis severity and progression rate...

    Authors: Burak G. Yildirim, Cemilenur Aksit, Mesut Mutlu, Mari Ainola, Kari K. Eklund, Jaakko Leskelä, Pirkko Pussinen and Arzu Beklen
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:627
  11. School children are in a developmental period in which permanent teeth replace primary dentition. It is also a period with a high incidence of gingivitis and caries, which can be improved with adequate tooth b...

    Authors: Jin-Sun Jeong, Kyeong-Seop Kim, Jeong-Whan Lee, Kee-Deog Kim and Wonse Park
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:626
  12. Numerous dental age estimation methods have been devised and practised for decades. Among these, the London Atlas and Willems methods were two of the most frequently adopted, however dependent on atlantes or t...

    Authors: Yueting Lin, Nuerbiyamu Maimaitiyiming, Meizhi Sui, Nuerbiya Abuduxiku and Jiang Tao
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:624
  13. This study aimed to evaluate the radiographic outcomes of implants after osteotome sinus floor elevation (OSFE), and further identify the separate predictors for these radiographic outcomes.

    Authors: Xingxing Wang, Lijuan Sun, Lei Wang, Shaojie Shi, Sijia Zhang and Yingliang Song
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:622
  14. In contrast with the last century, caries epidemiology has begun integrating enamel caries into determinations of caries prevalence and experience. The objective of the present systematic review and meta-analy...

    Authors: Marit S. Skeie, Abhijit Sen, Göran Dahllöf, Tone Natland Fagerhaug, Hedda Høvik and Kristin S. Klock
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:620

    The Correction to this article has been published in BMC Oral Health 2023 23:112

  15. Driven by population aging and the rapid urbanization in China, many migrant elderly following children (MEFC) moved to big cities to care for their grandchildren. The purpose of this study is to clarify the m...

    Authors: Mingli Pang, Jieru Wang, Tingting Tian, Jinfeng Zhao, Xiaoxu Jiang, Hexian Li and Fanlei Kong
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:619
  16. To evaluate the effect of pecking motions with faster upward speed on the dynamic cyclic fatigue resistance of nickel-titanium rotary instruments with different metallurgy.

    Authors: Myint Thu, Arata Ebihara, Keiichiro Maki, Miki Nishijo, Shunsuke Kimura, Taro Nakatsukasa, Moe Sandar Kyaw and Takashi Okiji
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:617
  17. Sleep is crucial for survival. Sleep deprivation causes ROS accumulation and, consequently, oxidative stress. The goal of the study was to evaluate gingival crevicular fluid (GCF) levels of the oxidative stres...

    Authors: Qianwen Yin, Chao Liu, Han Bao, Size Li, Zhuwei Huang, Deao Gu, Liping Xiong and Leiying Miao
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:616
  18. Early accurate radiographic assessment of peri-implant bone condition is highly important to avoid excessive loss of supporting bone and implant failure. Cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) is the radiographi...

    Authors: Alaa Shafiek Nomier, Yousria Salah El-Din Gaweesh, Maha R. Taalab and Shaimaa Abu El Sadat
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:615
  19. Although Vanins are closely related to neutrophil regulation and response to oxidative stress, and play essential roles in inflammatory diseases with clinical significance, their contribution to periodontitis ...

    Authors: Weijun Yu, Shucheng Hu, Ruhan Yang, Lu Lin, Chuanyuan Mao, Min Jin, Yuting Gu, Guanglong Li, Bin Jiang, Yuhua Gong and Eryi Lu
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:614
  20. Lip and oral cavity cancer has been reported as the 10th most common cancer in Thailand. Recently, a screening program for oral potentially malignant disorders (OPMDs) and oral cancer was conducted in the nort...

    Authors: Boworn Klongnoi, Vanvisa Sresumatchai, Harin Clypuing, Angkana Wisutthajaree, Jintana Pankam, Natchalee Srimaneekarn, Binit Shrestha and Siribang-on Piboonniyom Khovidhunkit
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:613
  21. Lack of use of dental services can be a risk factor for oral health. In addition to recent visits to dental services, it is important to assess the regularity of use of these services, as well as the motivatio...

    Authors: Rafaela de Oliveira Cunha and Isabel Cristina Gonçalves Leite
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:612
  22. Studies on the antifungal activity, flexural strength, Vickers hardness, and intaglio surface trueness of three-dimensionally printed (3DP) denture bases with microencapsulated phytochemicals with respect to c...

    Authors: Ye-Hyeon Jo, Won-Jun Lee, Ji-Hyun Lee and Hyung-In Yoon
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:611
  23. There is a lack of data on long-term impact of different psychological variables on periodontitis. Aim of the current study was to investigate the impact of psychological factors in patients with chronic perio...

    Authors: Christian Graetz, Johannes C. Ehrenthal, Rebecca Kowalski, Miriam Cyris, Antje Geiken and Christoph E. Dörfer
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:610
  24. The aim of the study was to evaluate the cephalometric and dentoalveolar characteristics of maxillary lateral incisor agenesis patients, and to compare the findings to a matched control group without tooth age...

    Authors: Mostafa A. Tageldin, Yomna M. Yacout and Eiman S. Marzouk
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:608
  25. Partial restoration combined with periodontal root coverage surgery can be applied to the treatment of non-carious cervical lesions (NCCLs) accompanied with gingival recessions in clinical practice. However, t...

    Authors: Xin Luo, Qiguo Rong, Qingxian Luan and Xiaoqian Yu
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:607
  26. Relapse after orthognathic surgery seems to depend on diverse factors. Proffit et al. postulated in 2007 a “hierarchy of stability” (Head Face Med 6:66, 2007), ranking posttreatment stability after various ort...

    Authors: Stephanie Eckmüller, Eva Paddenberg, Karl-Anton Hiller, Peter Proff, Helge Knüttel and Christian Kirschneck
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:605
  27. Aim of this cross-sectional study was the assessment of oral health-related quality of life (OHRQoL) health-related quality of life (HRQoL), oral health behaviour and oral health status in patients before hip ...

    Authors: Gerhard Schmalz, Fabian Fenske, Florentine Reuschel, Markus Bartl, Laura Schmidt, Szymon Goralski, Andreas Roth and Dirk Ziebolz
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:604
  28. The aim of this work was to analyze and compare the removal capability, conical internal hex implant-abutment connection damage and thermal effect using ultrasonic and drilling techniques for the extraction of...

    Authors: María Bufalá Pérez, Álvaro Zubizarreta-Macho, Javier Borrajo Sánchez, Jorge Hernández Rodríguez, Jorge Alonso Pérez-Barquero, Elena Riad Deglow and Sofía Hernández Montero
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:603
  29. Oral health is important for general health; nurses are expected to possess good oral health awareness and work together for public oral health promotion. The purpose of this study is to investigate oral healt...

    Authors: Ran An, Wen-feng Chen, Siyu Li, Zitong Wu, Meizi Liu and Muhammad Sohaib
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:602
  30. Patients with unilateral cleft lip and palate were associated with different nasomaxillary complex from the normal population. Although the biomechanical effects of conventional rapid palatal expansion (Hyrax ...

    Authors: Wen-yu Meng, Yan-qing Ma, Bing Shi, Ren-kai Liu and Xiao-ming Wang
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:600
  31. The aim of our study was to investigate the effect of an Oral Health Promoting School (OHPS) model on children's oral health in Iran.

    Authors: Bahareh Tahani, Imaneh Asgari, Shayan Golkar, Amir Ghorani, Nooshin Hasan Zadeh Tehrani and Fatemeh Arezoo Moghadam
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:599
  32. Peri-implantitis was an inflammatory progress on the tissue around the implant. The Osteoprotegerin G1181C (rs2073618) polymorphism was reported to be related to the increased risk of the peri-implantitis, whe...

    Authors: Min Xu, Churen Zhang, Ye Han, Zhaoguo Yue, Chang Shu and Jianxia Hou
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:598
  33. To retrospectively investigate the success rate of primary-molar pulpectomy performed under general anaesthesia and the potential risk factors that affect the 24-month success rate.

    Authors: Yongting Xie, Yan Wang, Qizhao Ma, Jing Li, Yandi Chen, Ran Yang, Ruijie Huang, Qiong Zhang and Jing Zou
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:597
  34. This cross-sectional study assessed early wound healing, pain intensity, quality of life, surgical satisfaction, and related factors during periodontal surgery.

    Authors: Hongmei Yuan, Qian Liu, Tian Tang, Huan Qin, Lei Zhao, Wen Chen and Shujuan Guo
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:596
  35. Recent policies have recommended early-life interventions to prevent caries. The four nations of the UK each have a national universal children’s health programme, through which health visitors and their wider...

    Authors: Sarab El-Yousfi, Zoe Marshman, Patricia N. Albers, Samantha Watt, Ruth Kipping and Joanna G. Williams
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:594
  36. The importance of crestal soft tissue thickness and its influence in peri-implant tissue health has been evaluated in few clinical studies. Cone beam computed tomography imaging offers a unique opportunity to ...

    Authors: Xiaoxi Cui, Tyler Reason, Vanessa Pardi, Qiang Wu and Acela A. Martinez Luna
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:593
  37. The null hypotheses were tested that intraoral bone augmentation using two different allogeneic materials has no impact on the patient’s blood levels of material-specific lymphocytes and on the immunohistochem...

    Authors: Önder Solakoglu, Werner Götz, Volker von Baehr, Guido Heydecke, Klaus Pantel and Heidi Schwarzenbach
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:592
  38. The radicular groove (RG) is one of the developmental anomalies that is commonly found in maxillary incisors. The formation of radicular groove is initiated around the cingulum and can reach the root at differ...

    Authors: Sarah M. Alkahtany, Fatemah Alrwais, Asma Altamimi, Sundus M. Bukhary and Amani Mirdad
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2022 22:583

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