research

Study finds sweet e-cigarettes can increase risk of dental cavities
Study finds sweet e-cigarettes can increase risk of dental cavitiesAerosols from sweet flavored e-cigarette liquids have been found to adversely affect oral health.
Study finds more than 60 percent of people suffer from dental fear
Study finds more than 60 percent of people suffer from dental fearFear of pain and the smell of chemicals play a big role in keeping patients out of the operatory.
Have scientists finally solved tooth decay?
Have scientists finally solved tooth decay?How new research on some of the worst dental bacteria could lead to exciting discoveries.
Are elderly patients with caries at risk of developing respiratory problems?
Are elderly patients with caries at risk of developing respiratory problems?New research takes a look at the link between poor dental hygiene and breathing issues.
New method could create new enamel
New method could create new enamelIt’s the ultimate goal in materials science, and researchers may have just cracked it.
Study confirms water fluoridation prevents tooth decay in children and teens
Study confirms water fluoridation prevents tooth decay in children and teensCommunity water fluoridation has been around for 70 years, but not much research has been conducted over the last several decades. A new study provides contemporary evidence on the topic.
Dentist creates petition to stop sales of dangerously acidic dry mouth products
Dentist creates petition to stop sales of dangerously acidic dry mouth productsThe petition targets seven manufacturers of oral care products that are proven to cause tooth erosion.
AO accepting research abstracts for 2019 Annual Meeting
AO accepting research abstracts for 2019 Annual MeetingStudent and professional researchers have until Oct. 5, 2018, to submit their abstracts and clinical cases.
Clinical research presents 100 percent implant and prosthetic survival with OsseoSpeed implants
Clinical research presents 100 percent implant and prosthetic survival with OsseoSpeed implantsThe 10-year data reported exceptional long-term clinical results.
Dentistry and the opioid epidemic: what you need to know
Dentistry and the opioid epidemic: what you need to knowTaking a look at the role the dental industry plays in the opioid overdose crisis and what dentists can do about it.