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Current issue

August 25, 2023


Preventing and managing needlestick injuries

The authors review the epidemiology, etiology, and sequelae of and management and prevention protocols for needlestick injuries.

JADA Cover Septemer 2023

August 25, 2023

Concurrent traumatic brain and dental injuries

The authors investigate the risk of concomitant traumatic brain injuries in children with traumatic dental injuries.

August 25, 2023

Managing acute dental pain in children

The authors provide recommendations to help determine pharmacologic strategies for managing acute dental pain in pediatric patients.

August 25, 2023

Patient shielding during radiography

The authors provide evidence-based recommendations and clinical guidance for the application of patient contact shielding during dentomaxillofacial imaging.

Editorials and Commentaries
Editorials and Commentaries

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

CSA Corner

Teledentistry adoption and applications

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JADA Resources
JADA resources

Quick scan articles, CE offerings, and more to help you offer better care and improve oral health and well-being.

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A complete list of COVID-19–related articles in JADA.
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Explore all of JADA’s past issues, supplements and scans in the archives.