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JADA April 2020

Background. The authors conducted a survey of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD) to determine awareness of the Image Gently Campaign in Dentistry (IGCD) and to ascertain radiologic practices, including radiation dose-reduction strategies such as rectangular collimation.

Key Words. Image Gently Campaign in Dentistry; rectangular collimation; dental radiography; radiation protection; radiation dosage; radiation exposure; child; oral health care for children; United States.

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ACE Panel Report: Human Papillomavirus Vaccine
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Course Created on: 03/24/2020
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Human Papillomavirus Vaccine: An American Dental Association Clinical Evaluators (ACE) Panel Survey

Overview: Dentists can be partners in discussing and recommending the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine to their age-eligible patients and their parents or guardians. Learn about how your peers are approaching these discussions and their thoughts about the dentist’s role in administering the vaccine.

By Lauren L. Patton, DDS, Alessandro Villa DDS, PhD, MPH, Ana K. Bedran-Russo DDS, MS, PhD, Kevin Frazier DMD, EdS, Sharukh Khajotia BDS, MS, PhD Nathaniel C. Lawson, DMD, PhD, Jacob Park DDS, Ruth D. Lipman, PhD, and Olivia Urquhart MPH on behalf of the Council on Scientific Affairs

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Zirconia-ceramic versus metal-ceramic posterior multiunit tooth-supported fixed dental prostheses (April 2020 Article 1)
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Course Created on: 03/24/2020
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JADA April 2020

Background. The authors aimed to compare the survival and complication rates of zirconiaceramic (ZC) versus metal-ceramic (MC) restorative material in multiunit tooth-supported posterior fixed dental prostheses (FDP).

Key Words. Dental prosthesis; zirconium oxide; yttria-stabilized tetragonal zirconia; metal-ceramic alloys; survival rate; biological complications; technical complications.

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JADA April 2020

Background. Integrating preventive oral health services (POHS) into medical offices may ease access to care for children with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD). The authors examined the impact of state policies allowing delivery of POHS in medical offices on receipt of POHS among Medicaid enrollees with IDD.

Key Words. Medicaid; child; preschool; developmental disabilities; preventive dentistry; health services research.

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Oral health status and oral health care use among formerly incarcerated people (March 2020 Article 1)
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Course Created on: 02/25/2020
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JADA March 2020

Background. Incarceration carries adverse consequences for health, yet there is limited research on the association between incarceration and oral health outcomes. The authors examined the relationship between former incarceration and 2 self-reported oral health outcomesdperiodontal disease and oral health care usedand assessed the degree to which postrelease factors mediate the relationship between former incarceration and oral health outcomes.

Key Words. Oral health; oral health care use; incarceration; young adult population; health; vulnerable populations.

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Were Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act spillover gains to private dental coverage for dependents widely shared? (March 2020 Article 2)
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Course Created on: 02/25/2020
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JADA March 2020

Background. The dependent coverage mandate policy of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act led to spillover increases in private dental coverage among affected young adults. The authors investigate whether such gains were widely shared across racial or ethnic groups and shared across income levels. The authors further explore the relationship between dental coverage and dental services use stratified by race or ethnicity and income using the mandate as a natural experiment.

Key Words. Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act; dental insurance; oral health care use; dependent coverage mandate.

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Association of income inequality with orthodontic use (March 2020 Article 3)
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Course Created on: 02/25/2020
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JADA March 2020

Background. Income inequality has been associated with worse oral health outcomes and reduced dental care use. It is unknown whether income inequality may motivate people to seek orthodontic treatment.

Key Words. Oral health; income inequality; orthodontic care; oral health care; health care use; Gini coefficient.

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The Healthy Eating Index and coronal dental caries in US adults (February 2020 Article 1)
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Course Created on: 01/27/2020
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JADA February 2020

Background. The purpose of this cross-sectional study was to determine if Healthy Eating Index (HEI-2015) scores are associated with coronal caries and the odds of untreated coronal caries in adults 20 years and older.

Key Words. Dental caries; NHANES; dietary guidelines for Americans; diet quality; nutrition.

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Different anesthetics on the efficacy of inferior alveolar nerve block in patients with irreversible pulpitis (February 2020 Article 2)
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Course Created on: 01/27/2020
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JADA February 2020

Background. The authors of this systematic review and meta-analysis aimed to evaluate the effect of different anesthetics on the efficacy of inferior alveolar nerve block (IANB) in patients with irreversible pulpitis.

Key Words. Endodontics; instrumentation; systematic review; meta-analysis; randomized controlled trial.

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Setting the PACE for frail older adults in the community: an underused opportunity for furthering medical-dental integration (February 2020 Article 3)
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Course Created on: 01/27/2020
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JADA February 2020

Background. The integration of dentistry into comprehensive and long-term care has occurred infrequently and with limited success. The authors aim to describe how the Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) has the potential for such incorporation for the growing population of nursing homee appropriate older adults preferring to age in place.

Key Words. Homes for the aged; senior centers; oral health care; aged; oral health care for aged; frail older adult.

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