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  1. 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. 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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  6. 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

  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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 Halboub

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:154

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    The Correction to this article has been published in BMC Oral Health 2019 19:199

  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. Content type: Correspondence

    As part of our study, we reviewed the report published in BMC-Oral Health, titled “An assessment of the impacts of child oral health in Indonesia and associations with self-esteem, school performance and perceive...

    Authors: Mir Faeq Ali Quadri and Basaruddin Ahmad

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:143

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    The original article was published in BMC Oral Health 2017 17:65

  21. Content type: Research article

    As oral cavity is the main location of Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) latency and shedding, and as EBV-encoded latent membrane protein-1 (LMP-1) has a crucial role in cell transformation, association between EBV inf...

    Authors: Rifat Rahman, Sopee Poomsawat, Rachai Juengsomjit and Waranun Buajeeb

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:142

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  22. Content type: Research article

    Determine the impact of poor oral health on the oral health-related quality of life (OHRQoL) in community-dwelling older adults.

    Authors: Lyzbeth Beatriz Ortíz-Barrios, Víctor Granados-García, Pablo Cruz-Hervert, Karla Moreno-Tamayo, Erika Heredia-Ponce and Sergio Sánchez-García

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:141

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  23. Content type: Case report

    Cemento-osseous dysplasia is a benign fibro-osseous lesion of the tooth-bearing region of the jaws with a periodontal ligament origin. It appears predominantly in Black and Asian middle-aged females. Its impor...

    Authors: Andrea Brody, Attila Zalatnai, Krisztian Csomo, Andrea Belik and Csaba Dobo-Nagy

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:139

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  24. Content type: Case report

    Tumoral calcinosis is an uncommon clinicopathological condition which is characterized by the formation of calcium salt deposition in intra-articular or peri-articular soft tissues. It usually presents as a fo...

    Authors: Yang Sha, Kanglun Hong, Melvin Kang Ming Liew, Jing Li Lum and Raymond Chung Wen Wong

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:138

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  25. Content type: Research article

    The direct and indirect bonding techniques are commonly used in orthodontic treatment. The differences of the two techniques deserve evidence-based study.

    Authors: Yanxi Li, Li Mei, Jieya Wei, Xinyu Yan, Xu Zhang, Wei Zheng and Yu Li

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:137

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  26. Content type: Research article

    The oral health-related quality of life (OHRQoL) is affected by dentofacial deformity. Patients with dentofacial deformity are normally treated with orthognathic surgery, including conventional three-stage met...

    Authors: Xinqi Huang, Xiao Cen, Wentian Sun, Kai Xia, Liyuan Yu, Jun Liu and Zhihe Zhao

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:136

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  27. Content type: Research article

    The introduction of the new generation of particle-filled and high strength ceramics, hybrid composites and technopolymers in the last decade has offered an extensive palette of dental materials broadening the...

    Authors: Fernando Zarone, Maria Irene Di Mauro, Pietro Ausiello, Gennaro Ruggiero and Roberto Sorrentino

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:134

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  28. Content type: Research article

    Vital pulp therapy preserves and maintains the integrity and the health of dental pulp tissue that has been injured by trauma, caries or restorative procedures. The enhancement of cells viability and formation...

    Authors: Abdel-Rahman Youssef, Ramy Emara, Mohiuddin M. Taher, Faisal A. Al-Allaf, Majed Almalki, Mazen A. Almasri and Shahid S. Siddiqui

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:133

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  29. Content type: Research article

    Economic evaluations provide policy makers with information to facilitate efficient resource allocation. To date, the quality and scope of economic evaluations in the field of child oral health has not been ev...

    Authors: H. J. Rogers, H. D. Rodd, J. H. Vermaire, K. Stevens, R. Knapp, S. El Yousfi and Z. Marshman

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:132

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  30. Content type: Research article

    The present study evaluated the effect of two educational interventions on the knowledge and self-reported practice of primary school teachers regarding emergency management of traumatic dental injuries (TDIs).

    Authors: Samaneh Razeghi, Simin Zahra Mohebbi, Mahdia Gholami, Mahgol Mashayekhi, Bita Maraghehpour and Ebrahim Rahnama

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:130

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  31. Content type: Research article

    This study aimed to examine radiologic microarchitectural changes in the mandibles of ovariectomized (OVX) rats through a systematic review and meta-analysis and to identify factors of the OVX rat model that i...

    Authors: Jeong-Hee Lee, Sang-Sun Han, Chena Lee, Young Hyun Kim and Bulgan Battulga

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:128

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  32. Content type: Research article

    User satisfaction represents a patient-centered measure that should be used to assess the quality of oral health services. This study investigated the differences in user satisfaction with public oral health s...

    Authors: Leonardo de Paula Amorim, Maria Inês Barreiros Senna, Gizelton Pereira Alencar, Lorrany Gabriela Rodrigues, Janice Simpson de Paula and Raquel Conceição Ferreira

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:126

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  33. Content type: Case report

    The removal of maxillary carcinoma causes various types of tissue defects, which can be corrected by free flap reconstruction. In flap reconstruction after maxillary cancer resection, ensuring prosthesis stabi...

    Authors: Atsushi Abe, Kenichi Kurita, Hiroki Hayashi and Yu Ito

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:125

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  34. Content type: Research article

    The aim of this study is to compare the torsional resistance of the available ProTaper rotary systems, namely, ProTaper Universal (PTU), ProTaper Next (PTN), and ProTaper Gold (PTG).

    Authors: Abdullah Alqedairi, Hussam Alfawaz, Bader Abualjadayel, Mohammad Alanazi, Ahmad Alkhalifah and Ahmed Jamleh

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:124

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  35. Content type: Research article

    The inherent colour change in maxillofacial silicone elastomers becomes perceptible 6–12 months after fabrication. Determining the factors that accelerate the degradation of the prosthesis can help the clinici...

    Authors: Ebru Demet Cifter, Meltem Ozdemir-Karatas, Adem Cinarli, Erkan Sancakli, Ali Balik and Gulumser Evlioglu

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:122

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  36. Content type: Research article

    This study aimed to assess the efficacy of a 980-nm diode and 10.6-μm CO2 laser accompanied by tricalcium phosphate-5% sodium fluoride (fTCP) and casein phosphopeptide amorphous calcium phosphate (CPP-ACP) for th...

    Authors: Elham Soltanimehr, Ehsan Bahrampour and Zeynab Yousefvand

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:121

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  37. Content type: Research article

    Bioactive glasses which degrade in aqueous solutions may release bioactive ions such as fluoride (F-) and support fluoride bioavailability in saliva. We investigated how these effects would be apparent in an in v...

    Authors: Ella A. Naumova, Moritz Staiger, Ouafaa Kouji, Jakov Modric, Thessa Pierchalla, Maya Rybka, Robert G. Hill and Wolfgang H. Arnold

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:119

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  38. Content type: Research article

    The purpose of this study was to investigate the antimicrobial activities of four endodontic sealers (GuttaFlow2, AH Plus, ProRoot MTA and RealSeal) against E. feacalis, E.coli and C.albicans.

    Authors: Yuting Huang, Xiaoshuang Li, Preeti Mandal, Yan Wu, Lin Liu, Huihua Gui and Jiarong Liu

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:118

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  39. Content type: Research article

    Oral health of women during pregnancy is an important issue. Not only it can compromise pregnancy outcomes, but also it may affect their newborn’s overall health. The aim of this study was to assess the oral h...

    Authors: Marzie Deghatipour, Zahra Ghorbani, Shahla Ghanbari, Shahnam Arshi, Farnaz Ehdayivand, Mahshid Namdari and Mina Pakkhesal

    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2019 19:117

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