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Current issue

January 24, 2022


Oral health care spending over the life span

The authors analyze the spending on oral health care at different stages of the life span for both Medicaid- and commercially insured patients.

February 2022 JADA cover

January 24, 2022

Opioid prescribing habits and beliefs

The authors survey dentists’ prescribing habits and beliefs regarding the role of opioids and other analgesics in oral health care.

January 24, 2022

Primary headaches and temporomandibular disorders

The authors explore the association between primary headaches and temporomandibular disorders.

January 24, 2022

The multifaceted impact of COVID-19 on dental practice

The authors evaluate the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on dental practices and their readiness to resume dental practice.

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.

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JADA resources

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