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  1. Sedentary behavior (SB) may contribute to obesity and lower extremity fluid retention, which may favor the development of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). However, linking sedentary behavior to OSA is unclear. T...

    Authors: Song Cai, SiYu Li, YaShi Zhou, JuKun Song and JuXiang Peng
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:224
  2. One of the most imprortant factors in achieving ideal teeth positions is the precision of the slot dimensions of orthodontic brackets into the archwires are inserted.This study aimed to assess the accuracy of ...

    Authors: Mohammed Nahidh, Yassir A. Yassir, Maria Maddalena Marrapodi, Marco Di Blasio, Vincenzo Ronsivalle, Marco Cicciù and Giuseppe Minervini
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:221
  3. Artificial intelligence (AI) has been integrated into dentistry for improvement of current dental practice. While many studies have explored the utilization of AI in various fields, the potential of AI in dent...

    Authors: Fahad Umer, Samira Adnan and Abhishek Lal
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:220
  4. This study was conducted to assess the prevalence of dental caries, tobacco usage, and associated risk factors for dental caries in patients who visited a government hospital in Western, Nepal.

    Authors: Krishna Subedi, Bhawana Sigdel, Purna Prasad Khanal, Deepa Sharma, Ganesh Chaudhary, Ashish Kunwar Singh and Sunil Paneru
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:219
  5. This study aimed to evaluate the oral and dental health of preschool children aged 12–71 months living in the Eastern Anatolia Region of Turkey, and to examine the effects of low birth weight (LBW) and preterm...

    Authors: Merve Bilmez Selen, Pınar Demir and Feyza Inceoglu
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:218
  6. To analyse the anterior teeth effects of clear aligners on five different patterns of mandibular molar movement and to define the most effective configuration to be implemented with clear aligners through fini...

    Authors: Lin Zhu, Lin Liu, Wei Wang and Wen Wen Deng
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:217
  7. The use of prebiotics and/or probiotic bacteria with the potential to modulate the oral ecosystem may play an important role in the prevention and management of dental caries. To assess the evidence of the pot...

    Authors: Pedro C. Lopes, Ana T. P. C. Gomes, Karina Mendes, Letícia Blanco and Maria J. Correia
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:216
  8. An innovative intracanal medication formulation was introduced in the current study to improve the calcium hydroxide (Ca(OH)2) therapeutic capability against resistant Enterococcus faecalis (E. faecalis) biofilm....

    Authors: Alshafey Alsayed Mohamed, Dalia Mukhtar Fayyad, Mohamed El-Telbany and Dalia Abd-Allah Mohamed
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:215
  9. This systematic review aimed to review the reliability and validity of oral health-related quality of life (OHRQoL) questionnaires for Brazilian children and adolescents. Also, the cross-cultural adaptation w...

    Authors: Yure Gonçalves Gusmão, Frederico Santos Lages, José Cristiano Ramos Glória and Dhelfeson Willya Douglas-de-Oliveira
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:214
  10. Oral cancer is a life-threatening malignancy, which affects the survival rate and quality of life of patients. The aim of this systematic review was to review deep learning (DL) studies in the diagnosis and pr...

    Authors: Kritsasith Warin and Siriwan Suebnukarn
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:212
  11. Dental caries, also known as tooth decay, is a widespread and long-standing condition that affects people of all ages. This ailment is caused by bacteria that attach themselves to teeth and break down sugars, cr...

    Authors: Parsa ForouzeshFar, Ali Asghar Safaei, Foad Ghaderi and Sedighe Sadat Hashemikamangar
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:211
  12. Oral aphthous stomatitis is a chronic inflammatory condition. Numerous medications have been investigated to treat the symptoms of the disease. However, these days patients prefer herbal medicines due to lower...

    Authors: Maedeh Salehi, Majid Saeedi, Reza Negarandeh, Azin Savabi, Anahita Lotfizadeh, Abolfazl Hosseinnataj and Tahereh Molania
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:210
  13. Gingivitis is driven by plaque accumulation and, if left untreated, can progress to irreversible periodontitis. For many, the mechanical action of toothbrushing does not achieve adequate plaque control. The ai...

    Authors: Alyson Axe, Nisha Patel, Jimmy Qaqish, Martin R. Ling, Mako Araga, Charlie Parkinson and Chaju Ram Goyal
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:209
  14. Efficient utilization of residual bone volume and the prevention of inferior alveolar nerve injury are critical considerations in immediate implant placement (IIP) within the posterior mandibular region. Addre...

    Authors: Ningbo Geng, Jing Ren, Chi Zhang, Tianren Zhou, Chongjin Feng and Songling Chen
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:208
  15. To evaluate the outcome quality of manual and digital orthodontic diagnostic setups in non-extraction cases according to the American Board of Orthodontics model grading system and to calculate the laboratory ...

    Authors: Sherwet Shakr, Ibrahim Negm and Hatem Saifeldin
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:207
  16. The various physical and chemical conditions within the oral cavity are hypothesized to have a significant influence on the behavior of denture adhesives and therefore the overall comfort of denture wearers. A...

    Authors: Josephine Koehler, Anantha Narayanan Ramakrishnan, Christopher Ludtka, Jeremias Hey, Andreas Kiesow and Stefan Schwan
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:206
  17. Ideally, health services and interventions to improve dental health should be tailored to local target populations. But this is not the standard. Little is known about risk clusters in dental health care and t...

    Authors: Sebastian Völker, Antje van der Zee-Neuen, Alexander Rinnert, Jessica Hanneken and Tim Johansson
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:205
  18. Serving as a stop signal of inflammation, the role of lipoxin A4 (LXA4) in periodontitis remains to be clarified. This study is aimed to examine the changes in LXA4 levels in gingival crevicular fluid (GCF) af...

    Authors: Rui Ma, Yiying Liu, Yi Xu and Dingyu Duan
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:204
  19. Decreased salivary secretion is not only a risk factor for carious lesions in Sjögren’s disease (SD) but also an indicator of deterioration of teeth with every restorative replacement. This study determined th...

    Authors: Grace Gomez Felix Gomez, Mei Wang, Zasim A. Siddiqui, Theresa Gonzalez, Oriana R. Capin, Lisa Willis, LaKeisha Boyd, George J. Eckert, Domenick T. Zero and Thankam Paul Thyvalikakath
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:203
  20. Dental Patient Reported Outcomes (PROs) relate to a dental patient’s subjective experience of their oral health. How practitioners and patients value PROs influences their successful use in practice.

    Authors: Elsbeth Kalenderian, Sayali Tungare, Urvi Mehta, Sharmeen Hamid, Rahma Mungia, Alfa-Ibrahim Yansane, David Holmes, Kim Funkhouser, Ana M. Ibarra-Noriega, Janelle Urata, D Brad Rindal, Heiko Spallek, Joel White and Muhammad F Walji
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:201
  21. Morphological and morphometric features of the teeth are of interest to various clinical and academic dental and medical fields including prosthodontics, orthodontics, anatomy and anthropology, pathology, arch...

    Authors: Fataneh Ghorbanyjavadpour, Kosar Jamali, Maryam Roayaei Ardakani and Vahid Rakhshan
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:200
  22. The SARS-CoV-2 pandemic has raised awareness of the importance of air quality. This pilot study arose from the need to reduce the concentration of particulate matter in the dental office during orthodontic pro...

    Authors: Inmaculada Martín-Quintero, Alberto Cervera-Sabater, Jorge Cortés-Bretón Brinkmann, Juan Manuel Aragoneses-Lamas, Javier Flores-Fraile and Juan Santos-Marino
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:199
  23. Recently, universal single-shade resin composites have become increasingly available in the dental market. The modification of their composition can have an inadvertent effect on their physical and surface pro...

    Authors: Ghada Alharbi, Hend NA Al Nahedh, Loulwa M. Al-Saud, Nourah Shono and Ahmed Maawadh
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:197
  24. Oral thrush is the most common occurring fungal infection in the oral cavity in uncontrolled diabetic patients, it is treated by various antifungal drugs according to each case. This study aimed to evaluate th...

    Authors: Yasmine Gamil, Mohamed G. Hamed, Mahitab Elsayed, Aya Essawy, Sara Medhat, Shaimaa O. Zayed and Radwa M. Ismail
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:196
  25. Urgent dental care may be the only place where many people, especially vulnerable groups, access care. This presents an opportunity for delivery of a behavioural intervention promoting planned dental visiting,...

    Authors: Rebecca Harris, V. Lowers, A. Best, G. Burnside, JE. Clarkson and C. Hulme
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:195
  26. Teeth can be a reasonable part of sex estimation in case of being the single evidence available or in doubt although they are not as accurate as bones in sex estimation. The size of teeth is greater in males t...

    Authors: Ceren Özeren Keşkek, Hümeyra Özge Yılancı and Gökçen Akçiçek
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:194
  27. The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence of radiographic changes in the mandibular angle (bone apposition) and osseous alterations in the temporomandibular joints (TMJs) in the adult populatio...

    Authors: Michelle Simonek, Jens Christoph Türp, Michael M. Bornstein and Dorothea Dagassan-Berndt
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:193
  28. Moebius syndrome (MS) is a rare, non-progressive, neuromuscular, congenic disease involving the oral maxillofacial region. The present study aimed to describe the oral and extraoral findings in MS patients and...

    Authors: Mario Alberto Alarcón-Sánchez, Selenne Romero-Servin, Lazar Yessayan, Seyed Ali Mosaddad and Artak Heboyan
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:192
  29. There is limited research on the clinical performance of double-thread orthodontic miniscrews. This study aimed to compare the stability of double-thread and single-thread orthodontic miniscrews and identify t...

    Authors: Mohsen Merati, Hassanali Ghaffari, Fatemeh Javid and Farzaneh Ahrari
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:191
  30. This retrospective study aims to compare the oncological and functional outcomes of the submental island flap versus the radial forearm free flap used for oral cavity cancer reconstruction after minimizing dif...

    Authors: Pichit Sittitrai, Donyarat Ruenmarkkaew, Chananchida Kumkun and Chonticha Srivanitchapoom
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:190
  31. Oral lichen planus (OLP) is a T-cell-mediated autoimmune disease that affects the epithelial cells of the oral cavity. This study was performed to investigate any possible relationship between − 1031(T/C) poly...

    Authors: Mohammad Hesam Marabi, Hamid Reza Mozaffari, Haniyeh Ghasemi, Masoud Hatami and Kheirollah Yari
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:189
  32. Mastication is important for breaking down food, aiding swallowing and nutrients absorption, and is therefore fundamental to a child’s development. Studies have shown poor masticatory function to be associated...

    Authors: King Sang Rita Au Yeung, Zhiyi Shan, Fung Hou Kumoi Mineaki Howard Sum, Ka Wai Frank Wong, Hui Man Gillian Lee and Yanqi Yang
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:187
  33. Dental anxiety and pain pose serious problems for both patients and dentists. One of the most stressful and frightening dental procedures for patients is dental implant surgery; that even hearing its name caus...

    Authors: Alireza Ghobadi, Hedaiat Moradpoor, Hamid Sharini, Habibolah Khazaie and Pooya Moradpoor
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:186
  34. The study aimed to investigate the association between maternal cocaine abuse during pregnancy and the prevalence of cleft lip/palate (CL/P) in offspring, synthesizing existing evidence through a systematic re...

    Authors: Afnan Alayyash, Mohammad Khursheed Alam, Mohammed Enamur Rashid, Asok Mathew, Marco Di Blasio, Vincenzo Ronsivalle, Marco Cicciù and Giuseppe Minervini
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:185
  35. The objective of the present study was to investigate oral health status, oral health related quality of life, and identify risk factors associated with invasive dental treatment and medication related osteone...

    Authors: Richard Olofsson, Magdalena Korytowska, Ulrica Almhöjd, Annica Almståhl and Hülya Cevik-Aras
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:184
  36. In the pediatric oncology population, oral mucositis as a consequence of chemotherapy is a highly prevalent complication which strongly affects both the quality of life and treatment possibilities of the patie...

    Authors: Pierfrancesco Filetici, Sofia Germana Gallottini, Andrea Corvaglia, Martina Amendolea, Roberta Sangiovanni, Fabrizio Nicoletti, Antonio D’Addona and Leonardo Dassatti
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:183
  37. Considering the inter-relationship between Diabetes Mellitus (DM) and oral tissues, assessment of oral health status in relation to glycemic control might be informative about the disease condition, which migh...

    Authors: Abe Elizabeth Oluwatoyin, Esan Arinola, Oyetola Elijah Olufemi and Adeleye Jokotade
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:181
  38. Retention of doctors is a global challenge and doctors working in different departments may face different problems. The study aimed to explore the turnover behavior and intention and correlated factors among ...

    Authors: Keying Shi, Yong Wang, Zhe Sun, Jing Zhao, Fangyue Xiang, Zhi Chen, Wenjing Sun and Yuanna Zheng
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:180
  39. To investigate the effects of combinations of mechanical (brushing and flossing) and chemotherapeutic regimens which included essential oils (EO) non-alcohol and alcohol-containing mouthrinses compared to brus...

    Authors: Mary Lynn Bosma, James A. McGuire, Alicia DelSasso, Jeffery Milleman and Kimberly Milleman
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:178
  40. The aim of this study was to describe a novel digital technique to analyze the wear of screw-retained implant-supported metal-ceramic dental prostheses and natural tooth as antagonist.

    Authors: Paulina Rodríguez Torres, Agustín Galparsoro Catalán, Elena Riad Deglow, Javier Flores Fraile, Jorge Alonso Pérez-Barquero, Ana Belén Lobo Galindo, Álvaro Zubizarreta-Macho and Sofía Hernández Montero
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:177
  41. In recent years, zygomatic implants and the all-on-four treatment concept have been increasingly preferred for rehabilitation of atrophic maxillae. However, debate continues regarding the optimal configuration...

    Authors: Hüseyin Alican Tezerişener, Öznur Özalp, Mehmet Ali Altay and Alper Sindel
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:176
  42. This study evaluated the efficacy of a formulated remineralizing gallic acid (GA) varnish in treating artificial enamel caries lesions. Fifty-five intact bovine incisors were collected. Enamel blocks (5 × 9 mm...

    Authors: Iman Parisay, Marzie Boskabady, Hossein Bagheri, Saber Babazadeh, Melika Hoseinzadeh and Fatemeh Esmaeilzadeh
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:175
  43. The aim of this study is to perform a qualitative and quantitative analysis of the scientific literature regarding the use of acupuncture and laser acupuncture in the treatment of pain associated with temporom...

    Authors: Fabrizio Di Francesco, Giuseppe Minervini, Yuliia Siurkel, Marco Cicciù and Alessandro Lanza
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:174
  44. To assess the micro tensile bond strength (µTBS) of two resin matrix ceramic (RMC) blocks bonded to composite resin by using different repair protocols with and without chewing simulation (CS).

    Authors: Annan Ahmed Elkassaby, Mohamed M. Kandil and Ghada Atef Alian
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:171

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