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Clinical Oral Investigations

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18.11.2017 | Original Article

Oral cancer radiotherapy affects enamel microhardness and associated indentation pattern morphology

Radiotherapy is one of the common oral cancer therapies which may affect dental and oral health. High-energy X-ray radiotherapy that is used to kill the cancer cells can cause some oral complications including xerostomia, loss of taste, jaw …

15.11.2017 | Review Open Access

Oral hygiene and oral health in older people with dementia: a comprehensive review with focus on oral soft tissues

Aging of the world population has occurred at an unprecedented rate in the twentieth century and is forecasted to increase further [ 1 ]. Given the increase of general health problems with aging [ 2 ], and the presence of many interactions between …

09.11.2017 | Original Article Open Access

Global oral health status of athletes with intellectual disabilities

Oral health needs of an individual have an impact on the general health and quality of life. Dental caries and periodontal disease are the two most prevalent oral diseases and may compromise eating, speech and self-esteem [ 1 , 2 ]. In addition …

09.11.2017 | Original Article

Change in reimbursement and costs in German oncological head and neck surgery over the last decade: ablative tongue cancer surgery and reconstruction with split-thickness skin graft vs. microvascular radial forearm flap

Head and neck cancer has been described in the past as the sixth most common cancer in the world. It is subject to regional differences with a proportion of 0.6 to 5% of all cancers in Europe. It is also subject to regional differences up to 30% …

07.11.2017 | Original Article

Clinical and microbiological effectiveness of photodynamic therapy on primary endodontic infections: a 6-month randomized clinical trial

Pulpal and periradicular pathoses are caused by the presence and/or persistence of microbial cells and their by-products in the root canal system [ 1 ]. Even though no specific protocols are capable of eliminating all microorganisms from infected …

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The journal Clinical Oral Investigations is a multidisciplinary, international forum for publication of research from all fields of oral medicine. The journal publishes original scientific articles and invited reviews which provide up-to-date results of basic and clinical studies in oral and maxillofacial science and medicine. The aim is to clarify the relevance of new results to modern practice, for an international readership. Coverage includes maxillofacial and oral surgery, prosthetics and restorative dentistry, operative dentistry, endodontics, periodontology, orthodontics, dental materials science, clinical trials, epidemiology, pedodontics, oral implant, preventive dentistiry, oral pathology, oral basic sciences and more.

Clinical Oral Investigations is an organ of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Zahn-, Mund- und Kieferheilkunde and the European Federation of Conservative Dentistry

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