Access peer-reviewed research from The Journal of the American Dental Association, the premier dental journal since 1913.

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Current issue

August 25, 2022


Cost conversations with patients

The authors examine the factors associated with cost conversations between patients and oral health care providers.

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August 25, 2022

Vitamin D and caries in children

The authors explore the association between vitamin D status and caries in children 2-18 years.

August 25, 2022

Nontraumatic dental condition ED spending

The authors describe nontraumatic dental condition ED visit spending, changes, and drivers.

August 25, 2022

Opioid prescribing after tooth extraction

The authors examine patient, procedural, and clinic-related characteristics for receiving an opioid prescription after tooth extraction.

Editorials and Commentaries
Editorials and Commentaries

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

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JADA Resources
JADA resources

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