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  1. Uric acid, a formerly-known antioxidant that has recently been linked to numerous inflammatory diseases as a pro-inflammatory and -oxidative mediator in pathological conditions. It is imperative to reassess th...

    Authors: Lu-wen Ye, Li Zhao, Ze-song Mei, Ying-hong Zhou and Ting Yu
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:178
  2. Periodontitis is one of the most common chronic inflammatory diseases in the world, which affects oral health. Resveratrol is a polyphenol with therapeutic effects on the inflammation caused by periodontal pat...

    Authors: Shabnam Nikniaz, Farzane Vaziri and Reza Mansouri
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:177
  3. Oral mucositis caused by intensive cancer chemotherapy or radiotherapy frequently results in pronounced damage of the oral mucosa leading to painful oral hygiene. To support oral care, antimicrobial effective ...

    Authors: Paula Zwicker, Marcus Freitag, Florian H. Heidel, Thomas Kocher and Axel Kramer
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:176
  4. The purpose of the study was to determine to what extent olfactory aromatherapy reduces the intensity of dental pain and the level of dental anxiety. It also attempted to corelate between olfactory aromatherap...

    Authors: Sarah Abdulaziz Mohammed Alkanan, Hadeel Saleh Alhaweri, Ghada Amin Khalifa and Shaimaa Mohamed Saeed Ata
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:175
  5. The aim of this study was to compare the efficacy of K-type stainless steel hand instruments (Mani Inc. ), Fanta AF™ Ledge Correction (LC) (Fanta Dental), and Hyflex EDM (Coltene-Whaledent) for ledge correctio...

    Authors: Osman Ünlü, Hüseyin Gürkan Güneç and Faruk Haznedaroğlu
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:174
  6. There is a lack of consensus regarding the best treatment option, including physical exercise, available for temporomandibular degenerative joint disease (DJD) that affect the older patients. Herein, we aimed ...

    Authors: Shasha Liu, Shuai Fan, Guiping Li, Bin Cai, Yuan Yao, Lei Jin, Yuxin Zhang, Xinjun Zhang and Lili Xu
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:173
  7. Early childhood caries (ECC) is a serious condition that has a negative impact on young children’s quality of life. Mothers’ perceived need for oral health care plays an important role in their children’s oral...

    Authors: Safira Khairinisa, Febriana Setiawati, Diah Ayu Maharani and Risqa Rina Darwita
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:172
  8. Betel nut chewing plays a role in the pathogenesis of oral submucous fibrosis (OSF) and oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC). As the major active ingredient of the betel nut, the effect of arecoline and its und...

    Authors: Zhenming Li, You Fu, Yuhua Hu, Yun Zhu, Longwei Hu, Chaoji Shi, Yi Zhang, Jianjun Zhang and Shanghui Zhou
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:171
  9. The key objective of this research was to describe the prescription rate of various antibiotics for dental problems in India and to study the relevance of the prescriptions by analysing antibiotic types associ...

    Authors: Manu Raj Mathur, Deepti Nagrath, Vijay Kumar Mishra, Rebecca Harris, Syed Saif Saeed, Sakthivel Selvaraj, Aashna Mehta and Habib Hasan Farooqui
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:170
  10. CAD/CAM resin matrix ceramics are one of the materials used in dental offices. The long-term success of the restoration depends on the bond strength of the restoration to the tooth and other materials; thus, s...

    Authors: Heba A. Muhammed, Elsayed M. Mahmoud, Amal E. Fahmy and Dina M. Nasr
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:169
  11. Oral health is an essential component of a healthy pregnancy. While most women work full-time while pregnant, research has overlooked the impact of occupational status and job loss on oral health experiences d...

    Authors: Alexander Testa and David Gimeno Ruiz de Porras
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:168
  12. Health care professionals including dental staff are at greater risk of occupational exposure to life threatened blood-borne pathogens. Occupational exposures will continue to occur despite improved techniques...

    Authors: Hagar Saleem, Nevine Waly and Fatma Abdelgawad
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2023 23:167
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. 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
  18. 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
  19. 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
  20. 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
  21. 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
  22. 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
  23. 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
  24. 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
  25. 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
  26. 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
  27. 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
  28. 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
  29. 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
  30. 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
  31. 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
  32. 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
  33. 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
  34. 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
  35. 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
  36. 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
  37. 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
  38. 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
  39. 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
  40. 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
  41. 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
  42. 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
  43. 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
  44. 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

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