Salivary pH changes under the effect of stainless steel versus elastomeric ligatures in fixed orthodontic patients: a single-center, randomized controlled clinical trial
Fluctuations in pH of saliva during a prolonged treatment course influences the enamel demineralization progress, which is one of the complications of fixed orthodontic treatment. This randomized clinical tria... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 22, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Hend Abulkarem Abdullah Al-Haifi, Ramy Abdulrahman Ali Ishaq and Maged Sultan Abdullah Al-Hammadi Tags: Research Source Type: research

Hydrogeogenic fluoride in groundwater and dental fluorosis in Thai agrarian communities: a prevalence survey and case –control study
Dental fluorosis can be a disease of social inequity in access to safe drinking water. This dental public health issue becomes prominent in socially disadvantaged agrarian communities in fluoride endemic areas... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 22, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Chanapong Rojanaworarit, Luz Claudio, Nopporn Howteerakul, Auamduan Siramahamongkol, Pattraravith Ngernthong, Pornpimol Kongtip and Susan Woskie Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Development of a secondary school-based digital behaviour change intervention to improve tooth brushing
Dental caries in adolescents remains a significant public health problem with few oral health promotion interventions aimed at reducing dental caries in secondary school-aged students. Previous oral health and... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 22, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Zoe Marshman, Sarab El-Yousfi, Ian Kellar, Donna Dey, Mark Robertson, Peter Day, Ivor Chestnutt, Sue Pavitt, Mariana de Araujo and Nicola Innes Tags: Research Source Type: research

The antibacterial efficacy of photon-initiated photoacoustic streaming in root canals with different diameters or tapers
In recent years, the concept of minimally invasive endodontics has been proposed, which could be described as preventing or treating diseases by preserving more dental tissue and creating minimal damage. In th... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 21, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Cheng Wen, Liang Yan, Yuanyuan Kong, Jian Zhao, Yang Li and Qianzhou Jiang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Biomechanical analysis of subcondylar fracture fixation using miniplates at different positions and of different lengths
Many types of titanium plates were used to treat subcondylar fracture clinically. However, the efficacy of fixation in different implant positions and lengths of the bone plate has not been thoroughly investig... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 21, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Chao-Min Huang, Man-Yee Chan, Jui-Ting Hsu and Kuo-Chih Su Tags: Research Source Type: research

Effect of microthread design on the preservation of marginal bone around immediately placed implants: a 5-years prospective cohort study
This study aimed to evaluate the effect of the microthread design at the implant neck on the preservation of marginal bone around immediately-placed implants in a 5-year follow up. (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 21, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Hoori Aslroosta, Solmaz Akbari, Nima Naddafpour, Seyed Taha Adnaninia, Afshin Khorsand and Niusha Namadmalian Esfahani Tags: Research Source Type: research

Impact of the Affordable Care Act Medicaid expansion on oral surgery delivery at community health centers: an observational study
Unmet oral health needs routinely affect low-income communities. Lower-income adults suffer a disproportionate share of dental disease and often cannot access necessary oral surgery services. The Affordable Ca... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 20, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Evan V. Goldstein, Wendy Yi Xu and Eric E. Seiber Tags: Research Source Type: research

A method of crack detection based on digital image correlation for simulated cracked tooth
Early clinical cracked tooth can be a perplexing disorder to diagnose and manage. One of the key problems for the diagnosis of the cracked tooth is the detection of the location of the surface crack. (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 19, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Chunliang Zhang, Diwei Mo, Juncheng Guo, Wenlong Wang, Shangbin Long, Houyao Zhu, Danying Chen, Guanghua Ge and Yadong Tang Tags: Research Source Type: research

‘Don’t forget the mouth!’: a process evaluation of a public oral health project in community-dwelling frail older people
Older people are encouraged to remain community dwelling, even when they become care-dependent. Not every dental practice is prepared or able to provide care to community-dwelling frail older people, while the... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 18, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Bach Van Ho, Claar Debora van der Maarel-Wierink, Annemiek Rollman, Roxane Anthea Francesca Weijenberg and Frank Lobbezoo Tags: Research Source Type: research

Bone apposition at the mandibular angles as a radiological sign of bruxism: a retrospective study
The main objective of this investigation was to determine on panoramic radiographs the prevalence of macroscopically visible alterations (bone apposition in combination with directional change) in the mandibul... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 18, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Jens Christoph T ürp, Michelle Simonek and Dorothea Dagassan Tags: Research Source Type: research

Oral health issues of young adults with severe intellectual and developmental disabilities and caregiver burdens: a qualitative study
This study aims to investigate how the oral health issues of young adults with severe... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 18, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Jihyun Lee and Juhea Chang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Interradicular distance and alveolar bone thickness for miniscrew insertion: a CBCT study of Persian adults with different sagittal skeletal patterns
This study aimed to assess the interradicular distance and alveolar bone thickness of Persian adults with different sagittal skeletal patterns for miniscrew insertion using cone-beam computed tomography (CBCT). (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 17, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Amin Golshah, Mahya Salahshour and Nafiseh Nikkerdar Tags: Research Source Type: research

Curcumin upregulates transforming growth factor- β1, its receptors, and vascular endothelial growth factor expressions in an in vitro human gingival fibroblast wound healing model
Curcumin accelerates healing of oral wounds; however, the responsible mechanisms remain underexplored. Our hypothesis is curcumin regulates the expression of wound healing-related genes in human gingival fibro... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 17, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Auspreeya Rujirachotiwat and Supaporn Suttamanatwong Tags: Research Source Type: research

Comparison of the canal transportation of ProTaper GOLD, WaveOne GOLD, and TruNatomy in simulated double-curved canals
This study aimed to compare the shapi... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 16, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: HyeWon Kim, Su-Jin Jeon and Min-Seock Seo Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Accuracy of virtual surgical planning in segmental osteotomy in combination with bimaxillary orthognathic surgery with surgery first approach
This study aimed to assess the accuracy of virtual surgical planning (VSP) in segmental osteotomy in combination with bimaxillary orthognathic surgery with surgery first approach (SFA) by means of three-dimens... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 15, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Xiaowu Ying, Kaiyue Tian, Kaiyu Zhang, Xiaohui Ma and Hongming Guo Tags: Research Source Type: research

First trimester exposure to ambient gaseous air pollutants and risk of orofacial clefts: a case –control study in Changsha, China
A growing body of studies have investigated the association between air pollution exposure during early pregnancy and the risk of orofacial clefts, but these studies put more emphasis on particulate matter and... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 15, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Wen Jiang, Wanqin Xie, Bin Ni, Haiyan Zhou, Zhiyu Liu and Xingli Li Tags: Research Source Type: research

Oral health assessment in a sample of displaced people as a result of the war in Syria in Damascus city: results of non-profit initiative
War on Syria extended for a long time and resulted in significant impacts on various aspects, one of these aspects was displaced people crisis, and thus its impact on complete neglecting of oral health despite... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 15, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Rudwan Kazwini, Tarek Kasem, Noor Ewaz Ali Alhuda, Marwah Albarshah, Dania Subeh and M. H. D. Bahaa Aldin Alhaffar Tags: Research Source Type: research

Influence of bone anatomical morphology of mandibular molars on dental implant based on CBCT
To apply CBCT to investigate the anatomical relationship between the mandibular molar and alveolar bone, aimed to provide clinical guidelines for the design of implant restoration. (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 15, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Zhuo-lin Kong, Ge-ge Wang, Xue-ying Liu, Zhang-yan Ye, Dong-qian Xu and Xi Ding Tags: Research Source Type: research

STAT1: a novel candidate biomarker and potential therapeutic target of the recurrent aphthous stomatitis
The recurrent aphthous stomatitis (RAS) frequently affects patient quality of life as a result of long lasting and recurrent episodes of burning pain. However, there were temporarily few available effective me... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 14, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Mingchen Cao, Lei Li, Long Xu, Mengxiang Fang, Xiaomin Xing, Changkai Zhou, Wei Ren, Longyuan Wang and Fanbo Jing Tags: Research Source Type: research

Effectiveness of oral health education intervention among 12 –15-year-old school children in Dharan, Nepal: a randomized controlled trial
The objective of this study was to assess the effectiveness of an oral health educatio... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 14, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Krishna Subedi, Ashish Shrestha, Tarakant Bhagat and Dharanidhar Baral Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Does the rate of orthodontic tooth movement change during the estrus cycle? A systematic review based on animal studies
As the fluctuation of sex hormone levels in menstruating women results in periodical effects in bone metabolism, understanding the implications for tooth movement could be of benefit to the orthodontist. This ... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 14, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Noura Saeed Sultan Almidfa, Athanasios E. Athanasiou, Miltiadis A. Makrygiannakis and Eleftherios G. Kaklamanos Tags: Research Source Type: research

Visualization of mandibular movement relative to the maxilla during mastication in mice: integration of kinematic analysis and reconstruction of a three-dimensional model of the maxillofacial structure
Mastication is one of the most fundamental functions for the conservation of human life. To clarify the pathogenetic mechanism of various oral dysfunctions, the demand for devices for evaluating stomatognathic... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 14, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Go Yasuda, Emi Moriuchi, Ryo Hamanaka, Ayumi Fujishita, Tomoko Yoshimi, Kana Yamamoto, Kaori Hayashida, Yoshiyuki Koga and Noriaki Yoshida Tags: Research Source Type: research

Associations between psychological wellbeing, depression, general anxiety, perceived social support, tooth brushing frequency and oral ulcers among adults resident in Nigeria during the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic
The aims of this study were to determine the associations between psychological wellbeing, and the frequency of tooth brushing and presence of oral ulcers during the COVID-19 pandemic; and to identify the medi... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 13, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Morenike Oluwatoyin Folayan, Olanrewaju Ibikunle Ibigbami, Ibidunni Olapeju Oloniniyi, Olakunle Oginni and Olutayo Aloba Tags: Research Source Type: research

Early childhood caries, primary caregiver oral health knowledge and behaviours and associated sociological factors in Australia: a systematic scoping review
Early childhood caries disproportionately affects vulnerable groups and remains a leading cause of preventable hospital admissions for Western Australian children. The Western Australia State Oral Health Plan ... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 13, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Lesley Andrew, Ruth Wallace, Nicole Wickens and Jilen Patel Tags: Research Source Type: research

10-year follow-up study on attendance pattern after dental treatment in primary oral health care clinic for fearful patients
Dental fear may lead to avoidance of regular dental treatment. The scope of this long-term practe-based study was to monitor the dental attendance of patients who received chair-side dental and fear treatment. (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 13, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Taina Kankaala, Heikki Laine, Marja-Liisa Laitala, P äivi Rajavaara, Hannu Vähänikkilä, Paula Pesonen and Vuokko Anttonen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The expression levels of MicroRNA-146a, RANKL and OPG after non-surgical periodontal treatment
MicroRNA-146a (miR-146a) is a regulator of inflammatory response. Periodontitis is a disease with immune pathophysiology of the periodontium in which the inflammation results in the destruction of the soft tis... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 13, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Mandana Sattari, Ramezan Ali Taheri, Reza ArefNezhad and Hossein Motedayyen Tags: Research Source Type: research

Co-producing an intervention for tobacco cessation and improvement of oral health among diabetic patients in Bangladesh
Tobacco consumption is a major risk factor for many diseases including diabetes and has deleterious effects on oral health. Diabetic patients are vulnerable to developing certain oral conditions. So far, no st... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 12, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Masuma Pervin Mishu, Helen Elsey, Arup Ratan Choudhury, Shahana Dastagir, Saeed Khan, Tania Tahsin, Hena Moni Suma, Rajesh Karmaker and Omara Dogar Tags: Research Source Type: research

Related factors of periodontal health among Chinese middle school students, findings from a national cross-sectional survey
To investigate the related risk factors of periodontal health status among Chinese middle school students. (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 12, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Jingyu Zhan, Yu Zhang, Xing Wang, Baojun Tai, Deyu Hu, Huancai Lin, Bo Wang, Yan Si, Chunxiao Wang, Shuguo Zheng, Xuenan Liu, Wensheng Rong, Weijian Wang, Xiping Feng and Xi Chen Tags: Research Source Type: research

In children and adolescents with temporomandibular disorder assembled with juvenile idiopathic arthritis - no association were found between pain and TMJ deformities using CBCT
Children and adolescents with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) may suffer from temporomandibular disorder (TMD). Due to this, imaging diagnosis is crucial in JIA with non-symptomatic TM joint (TMJ) involvem... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 12, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: J. Fischer, T. A. Augdal, O. Angenete, E. G. Gil, M. S. Skeie, A. N. Åstrøm, K. Tylleskär, K. Rosendahl, X.-Q. Shi and A. Rosén Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Cross-cultural adaptation and validation of Malay version of Rapid Estimate of Adult Literacy in Dentistry (MREALD-30) among Orang Asli population in Malaysia
The aim of this study was to adapt, translate and validate the Rapid Estimate of Adult Literacy in Dentistry (MREALD-30) instrument for the Orang Asli population in Malaysia. (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 12, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Avita Rath, Melissa Wong, Claudio Mendes Pannuti, Priyadarshini Hesarghatta Ramamurthy, Bennete Fernandes, Amelia Shelton and Khairiyah Abdul Muttalib Tags: Research Source Type: research

Palatal vault morphometric analysis of the effects of two early orthodontic treatments in anterior open bite growing subjects: a controlled clinical study
The purpose of this study was to evaluate the palatal morphological changes in Anterior Open Bite (AOB) pre-pubertal subjects treated with Rapid Maxillary Expansion and Bite-Block (RME/BB) or Quad Helix with c... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 11, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Valeria Paoloni, Dimitri Fusaroli, Ludovica Marino, Manuela Mucedero and Paola Cozza Tags: Research Source Type: research

Prevention of oral and maxillofacial trauma secondary to orofacial dyskinesias associated with anti-N-methyl-d-aspartate receptor encephalitis: a case series
Anti-N-methyl-d-aspartate receptor encephalitis (anti-NMDARE) is a multi-stage autoimmune-mediated disease associated with a multitude of neuropsychiatric and dysautonomic features. Orofacial dyskinesias are freq... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 10, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Jeffrey W. Chadwick, Patricia J. Brooks, Jeffrey M. Singh and David K. Lam Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Mucoadhesive film containing α-mangostin shows potential role in oral cancer treatment
The objectives of this study were to develop a sol... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 10, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Piyawat Tangsuksan, Jureeporn Chuerduangphui, Chutha Takahashi Yupanqui, Teerapol Srichana, Ekarat Hitakomate, Chamsai Pientong, Tipaya Ekalaksananan and Wipawee Nittayananta Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Parental perception on oral health-related quality of life and dental features of ectodermal dysplasia and isolated hypodontia in children
Children missing 6 or more permanent teeth often present with complex dental care needs and significant impacts on their oral health related quality of life (OHRQoL). The most important facet in the overall ca... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 9, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Emily Crossan and Anne C. O ’Connell Tags: Research Source Type: research

Hyaline fibromatosis syndrome: a case presenting with gingival enlargement as the only clinical manifestation and a report of two new mutations in the ANTXR2 gene
Hyaline fibromatosis syndrome (HFS) is a rare autosomal recessive disorder caused by mutations in the gene for anthrax toxin receptor-2 (ANTXR2). The clinical features of HFS include skin thickening with nodules,... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 9, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Yiying Liu, Xin Zeng, Yi Ding, Yi Xu and Dingyu Duan Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Stimulated saliva composition in patients with cancer of the head and neck region
To analyse over time changes in stimulated whole saliva regarding total protein, Immunoglobulin A (IgA), and mucin type O-glycans (mostly MUC5B and MUC7) in head and neck cancer patients. (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 9, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Ulrica Almh öjd, Hulya Cevik-Aras, Niclas Karlsson, Jin Chuncheng and Annica Almståhl Tags: Research Source Type: research

Potential for treatment benefit of STING agonists plus immune checkpoint inhibitors in oral squamous cell carcinoma
DNA-sensing receptor cyclic GMP –AMP synthase (cGAS) and its downstream signaling effector stimulator of interferon genes (STING) present a novel role in anti-tumor immunity. Recently, the combination of cGAS-S... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 8, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Chao Zhu, Jiang Li, Mianfeng Yao and Changyun Fang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Metal ions leachables from fake orthodontic braces incubated in simulated body fluid
The demand for fake braces usage in Southeast Asia are increasing but lack of certification and information on fake braces as medical devices from regulated bodies raised a concern towards its safety. The aim ... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 8, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Riyam Haleem, Noor Ayuni Ahmad Shafiai and Siti Noor Fazliah Mohd Noor Tags: Research Source Type: research

Detection of Epstein-Barr virus encoded small RNA genes in oral squamous cell carcinoma and non-cancerous oral cavity samples
Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV) is a human oncogenic virus that can lead to cancer in lymphoid and epithelial cells and is one of the hypothesized causes of oral cavity lesions including oral squamous cell carcinoma ... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 7, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Arghavan Zebardast, Yousef Yahyapour, Maryam Seyed Majidi, Mohammad Chehrazi and Farzin Sadeghi Tags: Research Source Type: research

Mathematical validation of measurement of root fracture resistance: an in vitro study
The aim of this study was to develop a mathematically valid method of assessing fracture resistance of roots. The model developed used mesial roots of lower molars instrumented using stainless steel hand files... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 7, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Rafat Bagheri, Abbas Abbaszadegan, Mohammad R. Nabavizadeh, Maryam Ferooz and Peter Parashos Tags: Research Source Type: research

A prospective comparative study to assess the risk of postoperative bleeding after dental surgery while on medication with direct oral anticoagulants, antiplatelet agents, or vitamin K antagonists
The aim of this prospective study was to investigate the occurrence and severity of postoperative bleeding following dentoalveolar surgery in patients with uninterrupted anticoagulation therapy (AT). (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 7, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Mayte Buchbender, Nicola Schlee, Marco R. Kesting, Jannik Grimm, Jakob Fehlhofer and Andrea Rau Tags: Research Source Type: research

The precision of gingival recession measurements is increased by an automated curvature analysis method
The extent of gingival recession represents one of the most important measures determining outcome of periodontal plastic surgery. The accurate measurements are, thus, critical for optimal treatment plannin... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 7, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Marko Kuralt, Rok Ga šperšič and Aleš Fidler Tags: Research Source Type: research

Can ultrasonography be used to assess capsular distention in the painful temporomandibular joint?
To determine whether capsular distention in the painful temporomandibular joint (TMJ) can be assessed by ultrasonography, we compared the capsular width between painful TMJs and painless TMJ. The risk factors ... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 6, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Ji-Hoi Kim, Jung-Hyun Park, Jin-Woo Kim and Sun-Jong Kim Tags: Research Source Type: research

Comparative efficacy of BioMin-F, Colgate Sensitive Pro-relief and Sensodyne Rapid Action in relieving dentin hypersensitivity: a randomized controlled trial
Dentin hypersensitivity (DH) is a sharp toothache that influences a patients' oral health-related quality of life. Oral dentifrices have been marketed for pain relief within a minute for DH. The permanent mana... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 6, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Saba Arshad, Syed Jaffar Abbas Zaidi and Waqas Ahmed Farooqui Tags: Research Source Type: research

The evaluation of alveolar fractures of trauma patients in Iran
Alveolar bone plays a vital role in mastication and supporting the teeth. The alveolar process is one of the most challenging regions of facial bone to reconstruct due to the deformity involves both hard and s... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 6, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Farhad Ghorbani, Mohammad Khalili and Hanie Ahmadi Tags: Research Source Type: research

Prediction of oral squamous cell carcinoma based on machine learning of breath samples: a prospective controlled study
The aim of this study was to evaluate the possibility of breath testing as a method of cancer detection in patients with oral squamous cell carcinoma (OSCC). (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 6, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Sophia Mentel, Kathleen Gallo, Oliver Wagendorf, Robert Preissner, Susanne Nahles, Max Heiland and Saskia Preissner Tags: Research Source Type: research

The cross-sectional effects of ribbon arch wires on Class II malocclusion intermaxillary traction: a three-dimensional finite element analysis
The application of intermaxillary traction is often accompanied by the unexpected movement of dentition, especially anchorage teeth. The aim of this study was to comprehensively compare the influence of cross-... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 6, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Qin Xie and Duo Li Tags: Research Source Type: research

Polymorphic variants in genes related to stress coping are associated with the awake bruxism
Chronic stress is one of the leading predisposing factors in bruxism aetiology, but the influence of genetic factors is also suggested. We aimed to study whether sequence variants in genes involved in stress r... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 5, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Zofia Maciejewska-Szaniec, Marta Kaczmarek-Ry ś, Szymon Hryhorowicz, Agnieszka Przystańska, Tomasz Gredes, Barbara Maciejewska, Justyna Hoppe-Gołębiewska, Ryszard Słomski, Andrzej Pławski and Agata Czajka-Jakubowska Tags: Research Source Type: research

Influence of restorative material and cement on the stress distribution of endocrowns: 3D finite element analysis
This study aimed to evaluate the influence of different types of restorative materials and resin cements on the stress distribution in the regions of the restoration, cement layer and dental remnant in endodon... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 5, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Jiahui He, Ziting Zheng, Min Wu, Chunqing Zheng, Yuting Zeng and Wenjuan Yan Tags: Research Source Type: research

Effect of free gingival graft before implant placement on peri-implant health and soft tissue changes: a randomized controlled trial
To evaluate the clinical outcome and changes in posterior buccal soft tissue following implant restoration in groups with and without a free gingival graft (FGG) before implant placement. (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - October 4, 2021 Category: Dentistry Authors: Chaoling Zheng, Shimin Wang, Hongqiang Ye, Yunsong Liu, Wenjie Hu and Yongsheng Zhou Tags: Research Source Type: research