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Current issue

November 22, 2021


Pandemics past, present, and future

The authors provide a historical overview of pandemics, the reasons for their emergence, and the probable impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on dentistry.

JADA December

November 22, 2021

Use of teledentistry in facilitating oral health for older adults

The authors explore and describe the literature on various uses of teledentistry in older adults, including its reported effectiveness and limitations.

November 22, 2021

Promoting support for community water fluoridation

The authors compare differences in support for community water fluoridation in response to 5 different message themes.

November 22, 2021

Changes in dental care use patterns due to COVID-19

The authors examine the rebound in procedure volumes at dental practices after reopening.

Editorials and Commentaries
Editorials and Commentaries

Pieces from dental leaders addressing opinions about issues, events, and policies relevant to dentistry.

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Results from ADA's Clinical Evaluators Panel surveys.

CSA Corner
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