The use of social media for professional purposes among dentists in Saudi Arabia
To investigate the dentists ’ opinions towards social media (SM) use in daily practice and the expected limitations from its use in Saudi Arabia. (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - January 12, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Khalifa S. Al-Khalifa, Abdullah S. Al-Swuailem, Rasha AlSheikh, Yasmeen Y. Muazen, Yazeed A. Al-Khunein, Hassan Halawany and Khalid S. Al-Abidi Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Craniofacial morphology/phenotypes influence on mandibular range of movement in the design of a mandibular advancement device
The mandibular opening path movements have different directions according to the craniofacial morphology of the patient but always downward and backward, therefore increasing the collapse of the upper airway. ... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - January 7, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: P. Mayoral Sanz, M. Garcia Reyes, A. Bataller Torras, J. A. Cabrera Castillo and M. O. Lagrav ère Vich Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Effect of educational intervention on the appropriate use of oral antimicrobials in oral and maxillofacial surgery: a retrospective secondary data analysis
In Japan, oral third-generation cephalosporins with broad-spectrum activity are commonly prescribed in the practices of dentistry and oral surgery. However, there are few reports on the appropriate use of anti... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - January 7, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Junya Kusumoto, Atsushi Uda, Takeshi Kimura, Shungo Furudoi, Ryosuke Yoshii, Megumi Matsumura, Takayuki Miyara and Masaya Akashi Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The use of internet platforms for oral health information and associated factors among adolescents from Jakarta: a cross sectional study
This study assessed Indonesian adolescents ’ use of different internet platforms to obtain ... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - January 7, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Diah Ayu Maharani, Maha El Tantawi, Marsha Griselda Yoseph and Anton Rahardjo Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Intention to provide tobacco cessation counseling among Indonesian dental students and association with the theory of planned behavior
Use of tobacco is a serious public health problem in Indonesia that requires a multidisciplinary approach by healthcare providers to address it. The study assessed the intentions of undergraduate students in d... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - January 7, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Diah Ayu Maharani, Kiarra Vashti Nadira, Febriana Setiawati and Maha El Tantawi Tags: Research Article Source Type: research

An educational intervention for improving knowledge of Syrian school children about avulsion using the "save your tooth" poster
The prognosis of replantation of an avulsed tooth is affected by the first aid management in the first 15 min after traumatic incident. Knowledge of the optimal management is crucial to successful replantation... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - January 7, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Nancy Al Zaher and Mayssoon Dashash Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Evaluation of the risk factors of dental caries in children with very low birth weight and normal birth weight
This study was conducted t... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - January 7, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Romana Koberova, Vladimira Radochova, Jana Zemankova, Lenka Ryskova, Zden ěk Broukal and Vlasta Merglova Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Periodontal disease in preoperative patients with digestive cancer: a retrospective, single-institution experience in Fukui, Japan
The careful preoperative oral assessment may be useful for safe surgery under general anesthesia. The purpose of this study was to investigate the presence of periodontitis in patients with malignant digestive... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - January 6, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Shinpei Matsuda, Takanori Goi, Yoshio Yoshida and Hitoshi Yoshimura Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Oral health status of children and young adults with maple syrup urine disease in Turkey
Maple syrup urine disease (MSUD) is an inherited disorder clinically characterized by ketoacidosis, seizures, coma, psychomotor delay, and intellectual disability. The treatment requires a life-long protein-re... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - January 6, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Elif Ballikaya, Y ılmaz Yildiz, Nagihan Koç, Ayşegül Tokatli, Meryem Uzamis Tekcicek and Hatice Serap Sivri Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Molar incisor hypomineralization, prevalence, pattern and distribution in Sudanese children
Molar incisor hypomineralization (MIH) has serious impact on oral health-related quality of life for a child, due to its effects on tooth structure, aesthetics and behavior of the child. The current study was ... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - January 6, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Hanna E. Abdalla, Amal H. Abuaffan and Arthur Musakulu Kemoli Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Non-invasive evaluation of labial gingival and alveolar crest thickness in the maxillary anterior teeth region by 15-MHz B-mode ultrasonography
This study aimed at evaluating ... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - January 6, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Meng Sun, Xiaofeng Liu, Ting Xia and He Meng Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Assessment of the reproducibility and precision of milling and 3D printing surgical guides
Technology advancement has rising in the past decade and brought several innovations and improvements. In dentistry, this advances provided more comfortable and quick procedures to both the patient and the den... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - January 2, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Sueli Mukai, Eduardo Mukai, Jos é Arnaldo Santos-Junior, Jamil Awad Shibli, Marcelo Faveri and Gabriela Giro Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Effectiveness of oral health education on 8- to 10-year-old school children in rural areas of the Magway Region, Myanmar
Oral diseases are common and widespread around the world. The most common oral diseases are preventable, and early onset is reversible. Myanmar faces many challenges in rendering oral health services, because ... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - January 2, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Kyu Kyu Swe, Aung Kyaw Soe, Saw Htun Aung and Htin Zaw Soe Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Surgical suture course for dental students with the Peyton-4-step approach versus the PDCA cycle using video assisted self-monitoring
In this prospective study the Peyton 4-step approach of demonstration –deconstruction–comprehension (verbalization by the learner), and performance by the learner was compared to the PDCA cycle/Deming-Circle (P... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 30, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: A. Leitmann, Siegmar Reinert and Hannes Weise Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Adjunctive air-polishing with erythritol in nonsurgical periodontal therapy: a randomized clinical trial
This study was aimed to investigate if the adjunctive use of erythritol air-polishing powder applied with the nozzle-system during subgingival instrumentation (SI) has an effect on the outcome of non-surgical ... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 29, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Holger F. R. Jentsch, Christian Flechsig, Benjamin Kette and Sigrun Eick Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Knowledge of dentists, dental auxiliaries, and students regarding the COVID-19 pandemic in Saudi Arabia: a cross-sectional survey
This study aimed to assess the knowledge of dental professionals in Saudi Arabia regarding severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) and coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 21, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Suliman Y. Shahin, Amr S. Bugshan, Khalid S. Almulhim, Mishali S. AlSharief, Yousif A. Al-Dulaijan, Intisar Siddiqui and Faisal D. al-Qarni Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Important aspects of conducting an interdisciplinary public preventive oral health project for children in areas with low socioeconomic status: staff perspective
To achieve good and equal oral health in children, interdisciplinary preventive oral health actions, directed toward disadvantaged areas, can be an important means. Staff play a crucial role in the implementat... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 17, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: C. Blomma and B. Krevers Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Associations of Oral Health-Related Quality of Life with age, oral status, and oral function among psychiatric inpatients in Japan: a cross-sectional study
As the general population of Japan ages, the population of hospitalized psychiatric patients is also ageing. The purpose of this study was to investigate the associations of oral health-related quality of life... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 14, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Satoru Haresaku, Fuyuko Nakashima, Yayoi Hara, Madoka Kuroki, Hisae Aoki, Keiko Kubota and Toru Naito Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Determinants of periodontitis according to the immunological and virological profiles of HIV-infected patients in Yaound é, Cameroon
HIV infection is associated to different oral manifestations (including periodontal diseases), which have decreased with the advent of antiretroviral therapy (ART). Yet, the occurrence of periodontitis is stil... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 11, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Joseph Fokam, Buolikeze Kuoh Nji Geh, Samuel Martin Sosso, Desire Takou, Ezechiel Semengue Ngufack, Alex Durand Nka, Anne-Cecile Z.-K. Bissek, David Mindja Eko and Alexis Ndjolo Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Utilisation of dental services for people with special health care needs in Australia
To explore the profile of patients and treatment delivered at specialist referral centres for individuals with special needs. (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 11, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Mathew Albert Wei Ting Lim, Sharon Andrea Corinne Liberali and Gelsomina Lucia Borromeo Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Classification and morphology of middle mesial canals of mandibular first molars in a southern Chinese subpopulation: a cone-beam computed tomographic study
Cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT) was employed to study the morphology and curvature of middle mesial canals (MMCs) of mandibular first molars (MFMs). (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 10, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Yeqing Yang, Buling Wu, Junkai Zeng and Ming Chen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Does oral health-related quality of life of patients after solid organ transplantation indicate a response shift? Results of a systematic review
The objective of this systematic review was to detect whether the... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 9, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Gerhard Schmalz, Jens Garbade, Otto Kollmar and Dirk Ziebolz Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Prevalence of oral mucosal normal variations and lesions in a middle-aged population: a Northern Finland Birth Cohort 1966 study
In this cross-sectional study we investigated the oral mucosal changes in a middle-aged Finnish population. We analyzed the prevalence of potentially malignant disorders and the influence of smoking, snuff and... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 9, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Ulla-Maija Oivio, Paula Pesonen, Merja Ylipalosaari, Arja Kullaa and Tuula Salo Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Emergency and urgent dental visits among Medicaid enrollees from 2013 to 2017
Better understanding of the frequency of dental emergencies and the procedures performed during those emergency visits can help providers, insurers, and policymakers understand workforce and care provision needs. (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 4, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Rebekah Fiehn, Ilya Okunev, Mary Bayham, Steven Barefoot and Eric P. Tranby Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The impact of COVID-19 pandemic on dental practice in Iran: a questionnaire-based report
The highly contagious nature of the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV2), besides the fact that dental procedures commonly generate blood and saliva droplets that could lead to the conta... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 3, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Hanie Ahmadi, Alireza Ebrahimi and Farhad Ghorbani Tags: Research article Source Type: research

A Pan-Canadian narrative review on the protocols for reopening dental services during the COVID-19 pandemic
The current coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic is impacting the way in which dental services are provided. The aim of this narrative review was twofold: to summarize key areas from the Canadian proto... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 2, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Mario Brondani, Denise Cua, Tala Maragha, Melody Shayanfar, Kavita Mathu-Muju, HsingChi von Bergmann, Fernanda Almeida, Jeannie Villanueva, Alexis Armando Vides Alvarado, Stephen Learey and Leeann Donnelly Tags: Review Source Type: research

Association between presence of 20 or more natural teeth and all-cause, cancer-related, and cardiovascular disease-related mortality: Yamagata (Takahata) prospective observational study
Several studies have surveyed the relationship between the presence of  ≥ 20 natural teeth and mortality. However, very few have evaluated this association over a long-term follow-up of more than ten years with... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 2, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Shigeo Ishikawa, Tsuneo Konta, Shinji Susa, Kenichi Ishizawa, Hitoshi Togashi, Yoshiyuki Ueno, Hidetoshi Yamashita, Takamasa Kayama and Mitsuyoshi Iino Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Environmental sustainability in endodontics. A life cycle assessment (LCA) of a root canal treatment procedure
To analyse via life cycle analysis (LCA) the global resource use and environmental output of the endodontic procedure. (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 1, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Brett Duane, Linnea Borglin, Stephanie Pekarski, Sophie Saget and Henry Fergus Duncan Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Interkingdom interaction between C. albicans and S. salivarius on titanium surfaces
In oral candidiasis models, Candida albicans and Streptococcus salivarius sp. biofilms have an antagonistic relationship. Due to this, S. salivarius have been used experimentally as probiotic. However, the intera... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 1, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Loyse Martorano-Fernandes, Nadiny Cezar Rodrigues, Maria Helo ísa de Souza Borges, Yuri Wanderley Cavalcanti and Leopoldina de Fátima Dantas de Almeida Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Comparison of the effects of rapid maxillary expansion versus Twin Block appliance on mandibular growth in skeletal Class II patients
This is a retrospective study that compares mandibular growth changes in skeletal Class II patients treated by rapid maxillary expansion (RME) and following fixed appliance with those patients treated by Twin-... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 1, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Jia-Nan Zhang, Si Chen, Cheng-Yi Huang, Chong Zhong, Jing Jin, Feng-Yang Yu, Zan-Zan Zhang and Hai-Ping Lu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Digital three-dimensional visualization of intrabony periodontal defects for regenerative surgical treatment planning
In the regenerative treatment of intrabony periodontal defects, surgical strategies are primarily determined by defect morphologies. In certain cases, however, direct clinical measurements and intraoral radiog... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 1, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Daniel Palkovics, Francesco Guido Mangano, Katalin Nagy and Peter Windisch Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Prevalence, virulence and antifungal activity of C. albicans isolated from infected root canals
There is limited data on the prevalence of Candida species in infected root canal systems of human teeth. We attempted to investigate the prevalence, genotype, virulence and the antifungal susceptibility of Candi... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 1, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Sheela B. Abraham, Farah al Marzooq, Wan Harun Himratul-Aznita, Hany Mohamed Aly Ahmed and Lakshman Perera Samaranayake Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The impact of general self-efficacy and the severity of malocclusion on acceptance of removable orthodontic appliances in 10- to 12-year-old patients
The patients ’ acceptance of a treatment plan and their subsequent cooperation play a crucial role in achieving the best results in orthodontic treatments. Evidences show some personality traits such as general... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - November 30, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Navid Naseri, Tahereh Baherimoghadam, Niloofar Bassagh, Shahram Hamedani, Elmira Bassagh and Zahra Hashemi Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Wear of feldspathic-ceramic-veneered zirconia posterior FPDs after 10  years
The abrasion behavior of various ceramics is rarely investigated, though it is relevant for the clinical success of such restorations. The aim of this in vivo study was to evaluate the wear of feldspathic-cera... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - November 30, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Ragai-Edward Matta, Constantin Motel, Elena Kirchner, Simon Paul Stelzer, Werner Adler, Manfred Wichmann and Lara Berger Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Influence of motivation and a new digitized training program on undergraduate dental students during preclinical scaling training
The current study evaluated whether a new digitized scaling training program (DTP: n  = 30; supervisor-student-ratio 1:10) improves the performance of undergraduate dental student during a preclinical course in... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - November 30, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Miriam Seidel, Simone Sutor, Jonas Conrad, Anne Sophie Engel, Antje Geiken, Sonja S älzer and Christian Graetz Tags: Research article Source Type: research

3D printed complete removable dental prostheses: a narrative review
The purpose of this paper is to review the available literature on three-dimensionally printed complete dentures in terms of novel biomaterials, fabrication techniques and workflow, clinical performance and pa... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - November 27, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Eva Anadioti, Leen Musharbash, Markus B. Blatz, George Papavasiliou and Phophi Kamposiora Tags: Review Source Type: research

Familial oral lichen planus in a 3-year-old boy: a case report with eight years of follow-up
Oral lichen planus (OLP) is a chronic mucocutaneous disease characterized by adult predominance and a prolonged course. However, it is rare in the pediatric population with familial aggregation. (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - November 26, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Fang Wang, Ya-Qin Tan, Jing Zhang and Gang Zhou Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Analysis of anxiety-related factors amongst frontline dental staff during the COVID-19 pandemic in Yichang, China
This study compared the anxiety level of the frontline dental staff (FDS) t... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - November 26, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Suli Zhao, Jing Cao, Rongcan Sun, Lin Zhang and Beibei Liu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Dental implant care and trouble among dependent patients based on the questionnaire survey among Japanese dental practitioners
In this study, we investigated the a... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - November 25, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Yuji Sato, Shigeto Koyama, Chikahiro Ohkubo, Shin Ogura, Ryutaro Kamijo, Soh Sato, Jun Aida, Yuichi Izumi, Mihoko Atsumi, Akio Isobe, Shunsuke Baba, Noriharu Ikumi and Fumihiko Watanabe Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Childhood obesity and dental caries: an ecological investigation of the shape and moderators of the association
Despite sharing a common risk factor in dietary sugars, the association between obesity and dental caries remains unclear. We investigated the association between obesity and dental caries in young children in... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - November 25, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Vahid Ravaghi, Amir Rezaee, Miranda Pallan and Alexander John Morris Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Accuracy of different tooth surfaces on 3D printed dental models: orthodontic perspective
Few studies have been reported regarding the accuracy of 3D-printed models for orthodontic applications. The aim of this study was to assess the accuracy of 3D-printed dental models of different tooth surfaces. (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - November 25, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Ting Dong, Xiaoting Wang, Lunguo Xia, Lingjun Yuan, Niansong Ye and Bing Fang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Impact of periodontitis on quality of life among subjects with rheumatoid arthritis: a cross sectional study
This study aimed to assess the impact of periodontitis (PD) on the health related quality of life (HRQoL) and oral health related QoL (OHRQoL) of subjects with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and PD. (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - November 23, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Philip Sheng Hui Han, Roslan Saub, Nor Adinar Baharuddin, Sargunan Sockalingam, Peter Mark Bartold and Rathna Devi Vaithilingam Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Interprofessional collaboration and smartphone use as promising strategies to improve prenatal oral health care utilization among US underserved women: results from a qualitative study
The objective of this study was to understand barriers/facilitators and patient-centered mitigation strateg... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - November 23, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Lin Wang, Johana Ren, Kevin A. Fiscella, Sherita Bullock, Mechelle R. Sanders, Elizabeth L. Loomis, Eli Eliav, Michael Mendoza, Rita Cacciato, Marie Thomas, Dorota T. Kopycka-Kedzierawski, Ronald J. Billings and Jin Xiao Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Dentists ’ entrepreneurial intention and associated factors in public hospitals in major cities in Guangdong (South China): a cross-sectional study
A rapid growth in private dentistry in China has been observed during recent years. Promoting the entrepreneurship of dentists has increasingly received attention in both dentistry and dental education worldwi... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - November 23, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Jiabi Wang, Bin Peng, Hongzhi Zhou and Jing Hua Zhang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Effect of crown to implant ratio and implantoplasty on the fracture resistance of narrow dental implants with marginal bone loss: an in vitro study
Peri-implantitis is a biological complication that affects soft and hard tissues around dental implants. Implantoplasty (IP) polishes the exposed implant surface, to decontaminate it and make it less prone to ... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - November 19, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Bruno Leit ão-Almeida, Octavi Camps-Font, André Correia, Javier Mir-Mari, Rui Figueiredo and Eduard Valmaseda-Castellón Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Comparative evaluation of volumetric changes of three different retrograde calcium silicate materials placed under different pH condititions
The present study aimed to compare the volumetric changes of three calcium silicate cements after retrofilling and placing under different pH conditions via micro-computed tomography (micro-CT) scan. (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - November 19, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: So Yeon Kwon and Min-Seock Seo Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Does prophylactic antibiotic administration for tooth extraction affect PT-INR in patients taking warfarin?
Various antibiotics and analgesics have been reported to interact with warfarin. Reports that investigate the effects of medication taken for just a few days during tooth extraction on the prothrombin time-int... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - November 19, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Eiji Iwata, Akira Tachibana, Junya Kusumoto, Naoki Takata, Takumi Hasegawa and Masaya Akashi Tags: Research article Source Type: research

A multilevel analysis of the importance of oral health instructions for preventing tooth loss: The 8020 Promotion Foundation Study of Japanese Dental Patients
Many studies have reported risk factors for tooth loss. Oral health instruction is considered effective at improving oral health behavior and oral health. However, few studies have examined the relationship of... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - November 18, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Mizuki Saito, Yoshihiro Shimazaki, Kakuhiro Fukai, Michiko Furuta, Jun Aida, Yuichi Ando, Hideo Miyazaki and Masaki Kambara Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The role of the oral microbiota in chronic non-communicable disease and its relevance to the Indigenous health gap in Australia
Aboriginal Australians and Torres Strait Islanders (hereafter respectfully referred to as Indigenous Australians) experience disproportionately poor health and low life expectancy compared to non-Indigenous Au... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - November 16, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Matilda Handsley-Davis, Lisa Jamieson, Kostas Kapellas, Joanne Hedges and Laura S. Weyrich Tags: Review Source Type: research

An overview of the methodological aspects and policy implications of willingness-to-pay studies in oral health: a scoping review of existing literature
Demands for dental services seem to be beyond the capacities of most healthcare systems these days. Patient preferences have been increasingly emphasized to be considered in the joint decision-making process. ... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - November 12, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Navid Saadatfar and Mohammad Pooyan Jadidfard Tags: Research article Source Type: research