Skip to main content


Page 5 of 94

  1. This study investigated the levels of salivary proinflammatory cytokines in the saliva of patients living with type II diabetes mellitus (DM) compared to those in healthy individuals three times: before tooth ...

    Authors: Yousuf Ibrahim Al Shehhi, Noha M. Elemam and Mohammed Amjed Alsaegh
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:250
  2. Oral health has an important role in the general health and well-being of individuals. Dental teams are ideally placed to support patients in preventing ill-health. Understanding the barriers and facilitators ...

    Authors: H. Leggett, K. Vinall-Collier, J. Csikar, J. Owen, S. Edwebi and G. V.A Douglas
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:249
  3. The prevalence of adults with partially dental arches is expected to be more than imagined and patients requiring replacement of missing teeth are slowly increasing in number too. Removable partial dentures ar...

    Authors: Joshua Narde, Nabeel Ahmed, Yuliia Siurkel, Maria Maddalena Marrapodi, Vincenzo Ronsivalle, Marco Cicciù and Giuseppe Minervini
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:248
  4. The role of thyroid health in temporomandibular disorders (TMDs) has been emphasized in observational studies. However, whether the causation exists is unclear, and controversy remains about which specific dis...

    Authors: Xin Chen, Junyu Xu, Zheng Cheng, Qianyi Wang, Zhibai Zhao and Qianglin Jiang
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:247
  5. Oral lichen planus (OLP) is a chronic illness of immune origin that is typically treated with corticosteroids as a gold standard therapy. Photobiomodulation (PBM) may represent an alternative remedy that has t...

    Authors: Reem Kamal Mohamed, Naguiba Mahmoud Elsayed, Sabah Abdelhady Mahmoud and Yasmine Youssri Gaweesh
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:246
  6. This study aimed to investigate the homogeneity of the major salivary glands in multiple sclerosis (MS) patients using ultrasonography (USG), assess DMFT indices, measure resting salivary flow rates, and compa...

    Authors: Mustafa Kıranatlı, Melike Yurttaş, Müjgan Güngör and Sibel Canbaz Kabay
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:245
  7. To investigate the association between serum per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) and periodontitis, and further explore the possible mediating role of sex hormones in this association.

    Authors: Yuxuan Wu, Yu Qiu, Yuying Wu, Husheng Li, Han Yang, Qingrong Deng, Baochang He, Fuhua Yan, Yanfen Li and Fa Chen
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:243
  8. It is well documented that smokers suffer increased risk of postoperative complications after medical surgery, for example delayed healing and increased risk of infection. It is also known that preoperative sm...

    Authors: Magnus Olsson, Eva Nordendahl, Björn Klinge, Anders Ekbom, Christoffer Edlund, Michael Fored, Johan Sundström and Aron Naimi-Akbar
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:242
  9. One of the most prevalent causes of physical disability in children is cerebral palsy (CP), which is a series of complicated neurological disorders. Children with cerebral palsy suffer from multiple problems a...

    Authors: Melkamu Aderajew Zemene, Anteneh Mengist Dessie, Denekew Tenaw Anley, Mengesha Assefa Ahunie, Natnael Atnafu Gebeyehu, Getachew Asmare Adella, Gizachew Ambaw Kassie, Misganaw Asmamaw Mengstie, Mohammed Abdu Seid, Endeshaw Chekol Abebe, Molalegn Mesele Gesese, Natnael Amare Tesfa, Yenealem Solomon Kebede, Natnael Moges, Berihun Bantie, Sefineh Fenta Feleke…
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:241
  10. Previous research has investigated the connection between sublingual varices (SV) and cardiovascular disease, aging, and smoking. However, it is still unclear whether arterial hypertension affects the presence...

    Authors: Hosein Eslami, Fatemeh Halimi Milani, Fatemeh Salehnia, Negar Kourehpaz and Katayoun Katebi
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:240
  11. Facial nerve injury often results in poor prognosis due to the challenging process of nerve regeneration. Neuregulin-1, a human calmodulin, is under investigation in this study for its impact on the reparative...

    Authors: Lihong Yao, Wanqiu Xu, Lixue Liu, Xiaohang Xu, Hualei Xi, Bing Xue, Xiaofang Cao, Song Lin, Guiyan Piao, Jian Sun and Xiumei Wang
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:238
  12. This study aimed to evaluate the impact of molar teeth distalization movement by clear aligners on changes in the alveolar bone thickness and orthodontically induced inflammatory root resorption (OIIRR) in max...

    Authors: Naseem Ali Al-Worafi, Bowen Zheng, Leena Ali Al-Warafi, Enas Senan Alyafrusee, Majedh Abdo Ali Alsomairi and Yi Liu
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:237
  13. Aim of this randomized clinical controlled trial was to evaluate the influence of fixed orthodontic steel retainers on gingival health and recessions of mandibular anterior teeth.

    Authors: Hari Petsos, Ralf Usherenko, Iulia Dahmer, Peter Eickholz, Stefan Kopp and Babak Sayahpour
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:236
  14. Although oral hygiene is closely related to various diseases, it is sub-optimal in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU). Oral care in the ICU is challenged by nursing workloads, low staffing, and higher acuity patien...

    Authors: Xingru Li, Lin Yao, Xinchen Yang, Meixia Huang, Bo Zhang, Tao Yu and Yun Tang
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:235
  15. Despite the popularity of clear aligners, their predictability has not been assessed adequately. Moreover, no study has investigated their effects on numerous dentomaxillary variables. Therefore, this study wa...

    Authors: Mehrnaz Moradinejad, Ricky E. Harrell, Sayed Mohammad Mousavi, Minoo Alavi, Alireza Darvish Basseri, Arman Feiz, Hanie Daryanavard and Vahid Rakhshan
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:234
  16. Sodium hypochlorite (NaOCl) is the most efficient root canal irrigant to date. The aim of this study was to compare the effect of NaOCl used at different temperatures and concentrations on the compressive stre...

    Authors: Reem M. Barakat, Rahaf A. Almohareb, Munirah Alsuwaidan, Ebtihal Faqehi, Enas Alaidarous and Fahda N. Algahtani
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:233
  17. Dentists serve a crucial role in managing treatment complications for patients with head and neck cancer, including post-radiation caries and oral infection. To date, dental services for head and neck cancer p...

    Authors: Ben B. Levy, Jade Goodman, Erin Watson, Melanie Gilbert, Nick Blanas, Christopher W. Noel, Pabiththa Kamalraj, Frances C. Wright, Jonathan C. Irish, Lesley Gotlib Conn and Antoine Eskander
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:232
  18. The present study aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of using platelet-rich fibrin (PRF) as the apical matrix for the placement of MTA in nonsurgical endodontic therapy for teeth with periapical lesions and o...

    Authors: Van-Khoa Pham, Tran-Lan-Khue Pham, An-Tran Pham, Hoang-Lan-Anh Le, Thi-Bich-Van Tran, Manh-Cuong Hoang, Ta-Binh Vo, Khanh-Ngoc Vy, Minh-Hong Tran, Thi-Anh-Thu Tran, Minh-Anh Bui, Anh-Dung Hoang, Ngoc-Phuc Nguyen, Thi-Tam-Duyen Nguyen, Phuc-Nguyen Nguyen, Thi-Tuong-Vi Tran…
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:230

    The Correction to this article has been published in BMC Oral Health 2024 24:318

  19. The main objective of this study was to estimate the prevalence of molar incisor hypomineralisation (MIH), an alteration of tooth enamel with an estimated worldwide prevalence rate of 14%, among children using...

    Authors: Sara Ortega-Luengo, Gonzalo Feijóo-Garcia, Mónica Miegimolle-Herrero, Nuria E. Gallardo-López and Antonia M. Caleya-Zambrano
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:229
  20. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the marginal adaptation of bulk-fill resin composites with different viscosities (paste-like and flowable) in Class II restorations using micro-CT imaging.

    Authors: İsmail Hakkı Baltacioğlu, Gülbike Demirel, Burcu Öztürk, Fulya Aydin and Kaan Orhan
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:228
  21. This study aimed to introduce a graftless sinus lifting approach with simultaneous dental implant placement in the alveolus of the posterior maxilla and compare this approach’s outcomes in freshly extracted so...

    Authors: Mohammed M. Albadani, Sadam Ahmed Elayah, Mohammed Ali Al-Wesabi, Omar A. Al-Aroomi, Nadia E. Al Qadasy and Hussein Saleh
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:227
  22. Temporomandibular disorder (TMD) is a multifaceted condition impacting the chewing system, with its frequency varying across different age groups and showing a higher incidence in women. The involvement of est...

    Authors: Giuseppe Minervini, Maria Maddalena Marrapodi, Marco La Verde, Aida Meto, Yuliia Siurkel, Vincenzo Ronsivalle and Marco Cicciù
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:226
  23. 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
  24. Secreted protein acidic and rich in cysteine (SPARC) has been shown to modulate aggressive behavior in several benign and malignant tumors. Little is known about SPARC expression in odontogenic keratocyst (OKC...

    Authors: Sopee Poomsawat, Sirada Choakdeewanitthumrong, Sirima Sanguansin, Ounruean Meesakul and Theerachai Kosanwat
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:223
  25. N-acetylcysteine (NAC) reduces the cytotoxicity and genotoxicity induced by monomers leached from dental composite resins. Herein, we investigated the effects of methacrylate-based resin cement used in dental ...

    Authors: Yang Yang, Liping Wang, Zelun Huang, Lingu Ge and Jianwei Shi
    Citation: BMC Oral Health 2024 24:222
  26. 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
  27. 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
  28. 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
  29. 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
  30. 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
  31. 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
  32. 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
  33. 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
  34. 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
  35. 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
  36. 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
  37. 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
  38. 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
  39. 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
  40. 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
  41. 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
  42. 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
  43. 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
  44. 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

Annual Journal Metrics

  • 2022 Citation Impact
    2.9 - 2-year Impact Factor
    3.5 - 5-year Impact Factor
    1.368 - SNIP (Source Normalized Impact per Paper)
    0.741 - SJR (SCImago Journal Rank)

    2023 Speed
    21 days submission to first editorial decision for all manuscripts (Median)
    125 days submission to accept (Median)

    2023 Usage 
    1,262 Altmetric mentions 

Peer-review Terminology

  • The following summary describes the peer review process for this journal:

    Identity transparency: Single anonymized

    Reviewer interacts with: Editor

    Review information published: Review reports. Reviewer Identities reviewer opt in. Author/reviewer communication

    More information is available here

Sign up for article alerts and news from this journal