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2022 Articles

 
Update on the prevalence of untreated caries in the US adult population, 2017-2020 (June 2022 Article 1)
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JADA June 2022

Background.
Food insecurity has emerged as a salient risk factor for poor oral health in adult populations. A separate area of research also details that both poor oral health and food insecurity during pregnancy can have adverse consequences for maternal and infant well-being. The authors examine the connection between food insecurity and women’s oral health care experiences during pregnancy.

Keywords.
Oral health; pregnancy; food insecurity; Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System; women’s health.

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Effectiveness of barrier devices, high-volume evacuators, and extraoral suction devices on reducing dental aerosols for the dental operator (June 2022 Article 2)
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JADA June 2022

Background.
In this systematic review, the authors aimed to answer the following question: Do vital teeth differ in the level of external root resorption induced by means of orthodontic treatment compared with root-filled teeth?

Keywords.
Orthodontic treatment; root resorption; root canal treatment; nonvital tooth.

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Disparities in dental health issues and oral health care visits in US children with tobacco smoke exposure (June 2022 Article 3)
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JADA June 2022

Background.
Little is known about factors that influence dentists’ decision making concerning antibiotic prophylaxis (AP) prescribing. The objective of this study was to determine factors that influence dentists’ AP prescribing habits in patients at risk of developing infective endocarditis and prosthetic joint infections.

Keywords.
Endocarditis; surveys; antibiotic prophylaxis; antibiotics; practice guidelines; prosthetic joint infection; prevention; adverse drug reaction.

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Patterns of radiograph use in a population of commercially insured children (May 2022 Article 1)
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JADA May 2022

Background.
The objective of this study was to evaluate differences in number and type of radiographs used among 3 age groups (0-5, 6-12, 13-18 years) by general dentists, pediatric dentists, and other specialists, and to determine the association between number and type of radiographs and clinical need.

Keywords.
Bite-wing radiographs; dental specialty; age; children; panoramic radiographs; fullmouth radiographs; periapical radiographs.

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Survival analysis of crown margin repair: A retrospective study in a dental school setting (May 2022 Article 2)
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JADA May 2022

Background.
Repairing crowns with defective margins is minimally invasive and cost-effective compared with replacement. The authors’ objectives were to examine the survival trajectory of crown margin repairs and to determine the factors associated with survival.

Keywords.
Repair; crowns; replacement; margin; dental restoration; caries.

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JADA May 2022

Background.
Studies estimate that approximately one-third of all opioid prescriptions (Rxs) from dentists are associated with nonsurgical dental procedures, which suggests unwarranted opioid use.

Keywords.
Medicaid; opioid prescriptions.

ACE Panel Report — Oral systemic health considerations in the dental setting
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Oral systemic health considerations in the dental setting: An American Dental Association Clinical Evaluators (ACE) Panel Survey

Overview
Optimal oral health is an integral to overall health, and identifying opportunities to improve communication and data sharing among all health care professional can affect the patient’s health positively. What type of health information do your peers collect for their patients and how frequently do they collect it? How do they work with their medical colleagues to deliver the best care? Learn the answers to these questions and more!


Presented by
Alessandro Villa, DDS, PhD, MPH; Juliana da Costa, DDS, MS; Mai-LY Duong, DMD, MPH, MAEd; Kevin Frazier, DMD, EdS; Olivia Urquhart, MPH; for the Council on Scientific Affairs

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Update on the prevalence of untreated caries in the US adult population, 2017-2020 (April 2022 Article 1)
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JADA April 2022

Background.
Untreated caries is a prevalent disease that is associated with a substantial health and economic burden. Many past efforts have assessed the epidemiology of untreated caries, and this study provides the most up-to-date figures on the distribution and determinants of the disease in the adult US population for the period 2017 through 2020.

Keywords.
Caries; epidemiology; oral health; public health; United States.

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Effectiveness of barrier devices, high-volume evacuators, and extraoral suction devices on reducing dental aerosols for the dental operator (April 2022 Article 2)
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JADA April 2022

Background.
The COVID-19 pandemic has increased the importance of minimizing exposure to aerosols generated during dental procedures. The authors’ objective was to measure the aerosolized particles in the breathing zone of operators using several facial protection and filtration methods.

Keywords.
Aerosols; microscope; CDC; OSHA dental handpieces; filtration; SARS.

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Disparities in dental health issues and oral health care visits in US children with tobacco smoke exposure (April 2022 Article 3)
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JADA April 2022

Background.
The objective of the authors was to assess the relationships between tobacco smoke exposure (TSE) and dental health and dental care visits among US children.

Keywords.
Teeth; dental health; tobacco smoke pollution; secondhand smoke; thirdhand smoke; child; National Survey of Children’s Health.

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