BMC Oral Health
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Open Access journal
ISSN (Print) 1472-6831
Published by Biomed Central Ltd. [287 journals]
- Effects of periodontal treatment on the medical status of patients with
type 2 diabetes mellitus: a pilot study
Authors: Joichiro Hayashi; Akihiko Hasegawa, Kohei Hayashi, Takafumi Suzuki, Makiko Ishii, Hideharu Otsuka, Kazuhiro Yatabe, Seiichi Goto, Junichi Tatsumi Kitetsu Shin
Abstract: Studies have demonstrated that periodontal disease is associated with the development of systemic complications in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM). The purpose of this pilot study was to investig...
- Knowledge about preventive dentistry versus self-reported competence in
providing preventive oral healthcare – a study among Nepalese dentists
Authors: Madhu Wagle; Ganesh Acharya, Purusotam Basnet Tordis A. Trovik
Abstract: Dentists’ and dental healthcare providers’ professional knowledge and attitude towards the prevention of oral diseases may have an impact on the oral health of the general population. The aim of this study was...
- A comparison of DALYs for periodontal disease in China between 1990 and
2013: insights from the 2013 global burden of disease study
Authors: Qi Zhang; Zhixin Li, Chunxiao Wang, Yunning Liu, Yang Yang, Scottie Bussell, Maigeng Zhou Linhong Wang
Abstract: China has undergone a rapid demographic and epidemiological transition with fast ecomonic development since the 1980s. Oral health is becoming a major public health problem as the prevalence of non-communicabl...
- Psychometric characteristics of the “General Oral Health Assessment
Index (GOHAI) » in a French representative sample of patients with
Authors: Frederic Denis; Mohamad Hamad, Benoit Trojak, Stéphanie Tubert-Jeannin, Corinne Rat, Jean-François Pelletier Nathalie Rude
Abstract: The “General Oral Health Assessment Index” (GOHAI) was widely used in clinical or epidemiological studies worldwide, as it was available for use in different languages. Therefore, the aim of this study was to ...
- Effect of patient anxiety on image motion artefacts in CBCT
Authors: Elif Yıldızer Keriş
Abstract: Artefacts in images related to patient movement decrease image quality, potentially necessitating re-scanning, which leads to an extra radiation dose for the patient. Thus, avoiding patient motion reduces pati...