Effects of non-surgical periodontal therapy on systemic inflammation and metabolic markers in patients undergoing haemodialysis and/or peritoneal dialysis: a systematic review and meta-analysis
This systematic review aimed to investigate whether non-surgical periodontal therapy (NSPT) can reduce systemic inflammatory levels and improve metabolism in patients undergoing haemodialysis (HD) and/or perit... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - January 22, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Hui Yue, Xinxin Xu, Qin Liu, Xiaozhi Li, Yiting Xiao and Bo Hu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Oral impact on daily performance (OIDP) scale for use in Sri Lankan adolescents: a cross sectional modification and validation study
Oral Health Related Quality of Life (OHRQoL) measures play an important role in understanding subjective patient experiences in oral health care. The Oral Impact on Daily Performance (OIDP) scale is a validate... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - January 21, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Uttara Amilani, Prasanna Jayasekara, Irosha R. Perera, Hannah E. Carter, Sameera Senanayake and Sanjeewa Kularatna Tags: Research article Source Type: research

In vitro evaluation of a ceramic bracket with a laser-structured base
The purpose of this study was the assessment of shear bond strength (SBS), adhesive remnant characteristics, integrity of the enamel, integrity of Discovery Pearl as well as the integrity of Fascination 2 cera... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - January 21, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Selma Elekdag-T ürk Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Complete-arch fixed reconstruction by means of guided surgery and immediate loading: a retrospective clinical study on 12 patients with 1  year of follow-up
Guided implant surgery is considered as a safe and minimally invasive flapless procedure. However, flapless guided surgery, implant placement in post-extraction sockets and immediate loading of complete-arch f... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - January 16, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Henriette Lerner, Uli Hauschild, Robert Sader and Shahram Ghanaati Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Development of a Greek Oral health literacy measurement instrument: GROHL
Oral health literacy is an important construct for both clinical and public health outcomes research. The need to quantify and test OHL has led to the development of measurement instruments and has generated a... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - January 15, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Konstantina Taoufik, Kimon Divaris, Katerina Kavvadia, Haroula Koletsi-Kounari and Argy Polychronopoulou Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Teledentistry as a novel pathway to improve dental health in school children: a research protocol for a randomised controlled trial
Despite great improvement in child oral health, some children subgroups still suffer from higher levels of dental caries. Geographic and socioeconomic barriers and the lack of access to dental care services ar... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - January 14, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Mohamed Estai, Yogesan Kanagasingam, Maryam Mehdizadeh, Janardhan Vignarajan, Richard Norman, Boyen Huang, Heiko Spallek, Michelle Irving, Amit Arora, Estie Kruger and Marc Tennant Tags: Study protocol Source Type: research

LncRNA CASC 2 is upregulated in aphthous stomatitis and predicts the recurrence
Recurrent aphthous stomatitis (RAS) is a common oral disease with unknown molecular pathogenesis. Our preliminary microarray analysis revealed the altered expression of lncRNA Cancer Susceptibility Gene 2 (CAS... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - January 14, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Jiaping Lu, Naizheng Zhang and Chen Wu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Evaluation of oral care protocols practice by dentists in Rio de Janeiro towards HIV/AIDS individuals
The aim of this study was to evaluate the dentists ’ knowledge and practice regarding HIV positive individuals’ oral care in Rio de Janeiro State. (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - January 14, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Carina Maciel Silva-Boghossian, Brenda Azzariti Berrondo Boscardini, Claudia Maria Pereira and Edson Jorge Lima Moreira Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Utilization of dental services and associated factors among preschool children in China
This study sought to evaluate dental utilization among 3-,4-, and 5-year-old children in China and to use Andersen ’s behavioural model to explore influencing factors, thereby providing a reference for future p... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - January 8, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Xiaoli Gao, Min Ding, Mengru Xu, Huijing Wu, Chunzi Zhang, Xing Wang, Xiping Feng, Baojun Tai, Deyu Hu, Huancai Lin, Bo Wang, Shuguo Zheng, Xuenan Liu, Wensheng Rong, Weijian Wang, Chunxiao Wang & hellip; Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Assessment of the half-life of cationic periodontal pocket irrigation
The concentration and persisting time of antimicrobial agents in the periodontal pockets are important factors for their antimicrobial efficacy. Increased clearance time in the periodontal pocket is a signific... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - January 8, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Tugrul Kirtiloglu, Ilker Keskiner, Murathan Sahin, Banu Kirtiloglu, Safak Aygul, Umur Sakallioglu and Gokhan Acikgoz Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Synovial sarcoma of the floor of the mouth: a rare case report
Head and neck Synovial sarcoma (SS) accounts for 3 –10% of all total body SS. It is rare to find it in the oral cavity, especially on the floor of the mouth. (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - January 6, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Yannan Wang, Feiya Zhu and Kai Wang Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Adaptation and validation of the PEDSQL ™ oral health scale for toddlers in Chilean population
The Pediatric Quality of Life Inventory ™ (PedsQL™) Oral Health Scale was developed to measure oral health-related quality of life (OHRQoL). The aim of this study was to cross-culturally adapt the parent-report... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - January 6, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Claudia Atala-Acevedo, Carlos Zaror, Gerardo Espinoza-Espinoza, Patricia Mu ñoz-Millán, Sergio Muñoz, María José Martínez-Zapata and Montse Ferrer Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Cyclic compression emerged dual effects on the osteogenic and osteoclastic status of LPS-induced inflammatory human periodontal ligament cells according to loading force
Appropriate mechanical stimulation is essential for bone homeostasis in healthy periodontal tissues. While the osteogenesis and osteoclast differentiation of inflammatory periodontal ligament cells under diffe... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - January 6, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Ru Jia, Yingjie Yi, Jie Liu, Dandan Pei, Bo Hu, Huanmeng Hao, Linyue Wu, Zhenzhen Wang, Xiao Luo and Yi Lu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Association between early childhood caries and poverty in low and middle income countries
The aim of this study was to assess the relationship between early childhood caries (ECC) in 3 –5-year-old children, seven indicators of poverty and the indicator of monetary poverty in low- and middle-income c... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - January 6, 2020 Category: Dentistry Authors: Morenike Oluwatoyin Folayan, Maha El Tantawi, Nourhan M. Aly, Ola B. Al-Batayneh, Robert J. Schroth, Jorge L. Castillo, Jorma I. Virtanen, Balgis O. Gaffar, Rosa Amalia, Arthur Kemoli, Ana Vulkovic and Carlos A. Feldens Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Association between developmental dental anomalies, early childhood caries and oral hygiene status of 3 –5-year-old children in Ile-Ife, Nigeria
To determine the association between developmental dental anomalies (DDA), early childhood caries (ECC) and oral hygiene status of 3 –5-year-old children resident in Ile-Ife, Nigeria. (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 31, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Morenike Oluwatoyin Folayan, Michael Alade, Abiola Adeniyi, Maha El Tantawi and Tracy L. Finlayson Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Dental anomalies and orthodontic characteristics in patients with pseudohypoparathyroidism
Pseudohypoparathyroidism (PHP) is a rare and inherited disease caused by mutations in the GNAS-gene or upstream of the GNAS complex locus. It is characterized by end-organ resistance to PTH, resulting in hypocalc... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 31, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Jane Hejlesen, Line Underbjerg, Hans Gj ørup, Tanja Sikjaer, Lars Rejnmark and Dorte Haubek Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The influence of two forms of chlorhexidine on the accuracy of contemporary electronic apex locators
Accurate determination of working length (WL) is crucial for the success of endodontic therapy. The aim of this study was to determine the influence of 2% chlorhexidine digluconate solution, 2% chlorhexidine d... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 31, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Ewa Marek, Ryta Łagocka, Katarzyna Kot, Krzysztof Woźniak and Mariusz Lipski Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The cost-utility of school-based first permanent molar sealants programs: a Markov model
Evidence of the cost-effectiveness of school-based first permanent molar sealants programs is not yet fully conclusive. The aim of this study was to determine the incremental cost-utility ratio (ICUR) of schoo... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 30, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Gerardo Espinoza-Espinoza, Gilda Corsini, Rub én Rojas, Rodrigo Mariño and Carlos Zaror Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The effect of the waiting room ’s environment on level of anxiety experienced by children prior to dental treatment: a case control study
In addition to visit purpose, one of the environmental factors that can cause anxiety prior to dental treatment includes the waiting room experience, specifically the amount of time spent awaiting treatment an... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 30, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Avia Fux-Noy, Maayan Zohar, Karin Herzog, Aviv Shmueli, Elinor Halperson, Moti Moskovitz and Diana Ram Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Evaluation of the efficacy of casein phosphopeptide-amorphous calcium phosphate on remineralization of white spot lesions in vitro and clinical research: a systematic review and meta-analysis
This systematic review with meta-analyses sought to answer whether casein phosphopeptide-amorphous calcium phosphate (CPP-ACP) provided a remineralizing benefit superior to that of nonintervention or placebo. (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 30, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Xueling Ma, Xuandong Lin, Tengfei Zhong and Fangfang Xie Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Association of childhood socioeconomic status with edentulism among Chinese in mid-late adulthood
The aim of this study was to examine the association between childhood socioeconomic status (SES) and edentulism. (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 29, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Xiaoning Zhang and Shuang Chen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

In-vitro antibiofilm activity of chlorhexidine digluconate on polylactide-based and collagen-based membranes
In Guided Tissue Regeneration (GTR), barrier membranes are used to allow selective cell populations to multiply and to promote periodontal regeneration. A frequent complication is membrane exposure to the oral... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 26, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Jan-Luca Rudolf, Corina Moser, Anton Sculean and Sigrun Eick Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Relational continuity of oral health care in Indigenous communities: a qualitative study
This study reports on the perspectives of Cree communities and their primary health care providers regarding the barriers and ... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 23, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Richa Shrivastava, Yves Couturier, Stefanik Simard-Lebel, Felix Girard, Nadia Verenna Bendezu Aguirre, Jill Torrie and Elham Emami Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Epidemiological characteristic of Orofacial clefts and its associated congenital anomalies: retrospective study
To evaluate the relationship between gender, ethnicity/citizenship, clinical phenotype, total prevalence, and the various congenital malformations associated with oral clefts (OC) in Italy across the period 20... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 23, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: A. Impellizzeri, I. Giannantoni, A. Polimeni, E. Barbato and G. Galluccio Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Salivary gland function in nasopharyngeal carcinoma before and late after intensity-modulated radiotherapy evaluated by dynamic diffusion-weighted MR imaging with gustatory stimulation
Xerostomia caused by radiation-induced salivary glands injury has a considerable impact on patients ’ quality of life. Nowadays, the existed different methods of evaluating xerostomia in clinical practice there... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 21, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Dai Shi, Jian-Jun Qian, Guo-Hua Fan, Jun-Kang Shen, Ye Tian and Liang Xu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Oral health related quality of life of patients with class III skeletal malocclusion before and after orthognathic surgery
Orthognathic surgery includes improvement of morphology and function of occlusion as well as psychological perception and oral health-related quality of life (OHRQoL) of patients. The aim of this study was to ... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 21, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Farzad Rezaei, Hiwa Masalehi, Amin Golshah and Mohammad Moslem Imani Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Oral health in children and adolescents with juvenile idiopathic arthritis – a systematic review and meta-analysis
Observational studies examining the association between oral health and juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) among children and adolescents have reported inconsistent findings. The aims of this systematic revie... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 19, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Marit S. Skeie, Elisabeth G. Gil, Lena Cetrelli, Annika Ros én, Johannes Fischer, Anne Nordrehaug Åstrøm, Keijo Luukko, Xieqi Shi, Astrid J. Feuerherm, Abhijit Sen, Paula Frid, Marite Rygg and Athanasia Bletsa Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Zirconia crowns cemented on titanium bars using CAD/CAM: a five-year follow-up prospective clinical study of 9 patients
The purpose of this prospective clinical study was to evaluate clinical results of the passive fit of the substructure in the Toronto bridge and the chipping or delamination of the ceramic veneering on the zir... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 19, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Antonio Scarano, Marco Stoppaccioli and Tommaso Casolino Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Effect of core materials for core fabrication for dental implants on in-vitro cytocompatibility of MC3T3-E1 cells
Despite the wide use of dental materials for CAD/CAM system in prosthetic treatment, the effect of the materials, which are used as dental implants core fabricated, on cells involved in dental implant osseoint... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 18, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Jung-Hyun Park, Hyun Lee, Seen-Young Kang, Junesun Kim and Ji-Hwan Kim Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Investigating the anatomical relationship between the maxillary molars and the sinus floor in a Chinese population using cone-beam computed tomography
In this study, the ... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 16, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Xi Zhang, Yan Li, Yi Zhang, Fengling Hu, Bin Xu, Xiaojun Shi and Liang Song Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Peripheral giant cell granuloma associated with a dental implant
Peripheral giant cell granuloma (PGCG) is an uncommon pathology that affects gingival or alveolar mucosa. Although PGCG can be associated with dental implants, little is known about this lesion and implant oss... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 16, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Rafaela Carri ço Porto Baesso, Maria Carolina de Lima Jacy Monteiro Barki, Rebeca de Souza Azevedo, Karla Bianca Fernandes da Costa Fontes, Débora Lima Pereira, Renata Tucci, Fábio Ramôa Pires and Bruna Lavinas Sayed Picciani Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Prevalence and policy of occupational violence against oral healthcare workers: systematic review and meta-analysis
Occupational violence is considered unlawful in professional environments worldwide. In the healthcare industry, including dentistry, the safety of workers is essential, and it is of the utmost importance to e... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 12, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Nada O. Binmadi and Jazia A. Alblowi Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Trueness of CAD/CAM digitization with a desktop scanner – an in vitro study
Desktop scanners are devices for digitization of conventional impressions or gypsum casts by indirect Computer-Aided Design/Computer-Assisted Manufacturing (CAD/CAM) in dentistry. The purpose of this in vitro ... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 12, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: G. Jo ós-Kovács, B. Vecsei, Sz. Körmendi, V. A. Gyarmathy, J. Borbély and P. Hermann Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Antibiotic prophylaxis prescribing habits in oral implant surgery in the Netherlands: a cross-sectional survey
There seems to be no consensus on the prescription of prophylactic antibiotics in oral implant surgery. The Dutch Association of Oral Implantology (NVOI) guidelines do not include a clear policy on prophylacti... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 12, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Fabio Rodr íguez Sánchez, Iciar Arteagoitia, Carlos Rodríguez Andrés and Josef Bruers Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Dental caries is associated with severe periodontitis in Chilean adults: a cross-sectional study
The co-occurrence of caries and periodontitis and a possible association is still a matter of debate. Thus, the aim of the study was to determine the co-occurrence of caries and periodontitis in Chilean adults. (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 10, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Franz-Josef Strauss, Iris Espinoza, Alexandra St ähli, Mauricio Baeza, Ricardo Cortés, Alicia Morales and Jorge Gamonal Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Association between tooth loss and hypertension among older Chinese adults: a community-based study
The purpose of the study is to examine the association between tooth loss and hypertension among older community residents in urban China. (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 9, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Dongxin Da, Fei Wang, Hao Zhang, Xiaoli Zeng, Yiwei Jiang, Qianhua Zhao, Jianfeng Luo, Ding Ding, Ying Zhang and Bei Wu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

A pilot trial on lithium disilicate partial crowns using a novel prosthodontic functional index for teeth (FIT)
Lithium disilicate is now a well accepted material for indirect restorations. The aim of this trial was to evaluate two lithium disilicate systems using a novel prosthodontic Functional Index for Teeth (FIT). (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 9, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Edoardo Ferrari Cagidiaco, Simone Grandini, Cecilia Goracci and Tim Joda Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Dentin tubule obturation of a bioglass-based dentin desensitizer under repeated exposure to lactid acid and brushing
Dentin hypersensitivity is a frequent finding especially in periodontitis patients. Conventional treatment aims for obstruction of dentin tubules by disabling liquid and osmotic fluctuation to and from the pul... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 5, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Andrea S. Manz, Thomas Attin, Beatrice Sener and Philipp Sahrmann Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The human oral cavity microbiota composition during acute tonsillitis: a cross-sectional survey
Microbial culture-based investigations of inflamed tonsil tissues have previously indicated enrichment of several microorganisms such as Streptococcus, Staphylococcus and Prevotella. These taxa were also largely ... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 5, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Yun Kit Yeoh, Man Hin Chan, Zigui Chen, Eddy W. H. Lam, Po Yee Wong, Chi Man Ngai, Paul K. S. Chan and Mamie Hui Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Prevalence of dental caries and its association with body mass index among school-age children in Shenzhen, China
The objective was to evaluate the current status of ... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 4, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Yi-hong Cheng, Yi Liao, Ding-yan Chen, Yun Wang and Yu Wu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Management of paroxysmal atrial flutter that occurred in an outpatient prior to dental surgery: a case report
It is essential to accomplish the appropriate emergency care particularly in patients undergoing stressful dento-oral surgical procedures. Atrial flutter may be induced by sympathetic hypertonia due to excessi... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 4, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Hajime Shimoda and Tetsu Takahashi Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Frequency of non-single canals in mandibular premolars and correlations with other anatomical variants: an in vivo cone beam computed tomography study
A knowledge regarding anatomical variants is important to achieve success in endodontic treatment. Root canal treatment of mandibular first premolars (PM1  s) is challenging due to the existence of numerous var... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 4, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Young-Eun Jang, Yemi Kim, BomSahn Kim, Sin-Young Kim and Hyung-Jong Kim Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Microhardness of glass carbomer and high-viscous glass Ionomer cement in different thickness and thermo-light curing durations after thermocycling aging
The objective of our study was to compare the upper and lower surface microhardness and surface changes of Glass Carbomer Cement (GCP) and EQUIA Forte (EF) in different thickness after thermo-light curing dura... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 4, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Mehmet Buldur and Emine Sirin Karaarslan Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Proceeding of the International Digital Dentistry Society World Congress, Baden Baden 2019
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Source: BMC Oral Health - December 3, 2019 Category: Dentistry Tags: Meeting abstracts Source Type: research

Patient perceptions in quality of care: report from university veterans clinic
The Heroes Clinic is a unique dental clinic housed at the University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine that offers military veterans dental care at no or minimal cost. The aim of this study is to collect p... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 3, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Nayanjot K. Rai, Heidi Tyrrell, Clifton Carey and Tamanna Tiwari Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Comparing dental plaque microbiome diversity of extrinsic black stain in the primary dentition using Illumina MiSeq sequencing technique
Extrinsic black stain (EBS) is characterized by discrete dark dots or lines on the tooth surface. The relationship between EBS and oral microbiota in children remains elusive. The aim of this study was to comp... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 3, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Lulu Chen, Qiong Zhang, Yan Wang, Keke Zhang and Jing Zou Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Immediate implant placement in anterior teeth with grafting material of autogenous tooth bone vs xenogenic bone
The aim of the study was to compare the efficacy of the autogenous tooth bone and xenogenic bone grafted in immediate implant placement with bone defect. (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 2, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Dong Wu, Lin Zhou, Jichao Lin, Jiang Chen, Wenxiu Huang and Yonghui Chen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Applying intraoral scanner to residual ridge in edentulous regions: in vitro evaluation of inter-operator validity to confirm trueness
The purpose of this study was to investigate the trueness of intraoral scanning of residual ridge in edentulous regions during in vitro evaluation of inter-operator validity. (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 2, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Akinori Tasaka, Yuuki Uekubo, Tomoharu Mitsui, Takao Kasahara, Takuya Takanashi, Shinya Homma, Satoru Matsunaga, Shinichi Abe, Masao Yoshinari, Yasutomo Yajima, Kaoru Sakurai and Shuichiro Yamashita Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Antibiotic prophylaxis habits in oral implant surgery among dentists in Italy: a cross-sectional survey
The prescription of prophylactic antibiotics in conjunction with oral implant surgery remains inconsistent among different populations of dentists. The main objective of this study was to assess the current an... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - December 2, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Fabio Rodr íguez Sánchez, Iciar Arteagoitia, Carlos Rodríguez Andrés and Alfonso Caiazzo Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Annual alveolar bone loss in older adults taking oral bisphosphonate: a retrospective cohort study
Although several studies assessed the effect of bisphosphonate (BIS) administration on alveolar bone loss, this relationship has not been fully investigated using longitudinal analysis. The aim of the this art... (Source: BMC Oral Health)
Source: BMC Oral Health - November 27, 2019 Category: Dentistry Authors: Mohammad Helmi, Sara AlOsaimy, J. Max Goodson, Hatice Hasturk and Zuhair S. Natto Tags: Research article Source Type: research