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

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Current issue

March 25, 2022


Update on the prevalence of untreated caries in the US adult population, 2017-2020

The author provides up-to-date figures on the distribution and determinants of caries in the adult US population for 2017 through 2020.

April JADA cover

March 25, 2022

Reducing dental aerosols for the dental operator

The authors measure the aerosolized particles in the breathing zone of operators using several facial protection and filtration methods.

March 25, 2022

Tobacco smoke exposure and children's oral health, visits

The authors assess the relationships between tobacco smoke exposure and dental health and dental care visits among US children.

March 25, 2022

Outpatient dental visits during the COVID-19 pandemic

The authors measure the frequency and patterns of dental visits before and during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Editorials and Commentaries
Editorials and Commentaries

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

CSA Corner

Results from ADA's Clinical Evaluators Panel surveys.

CSA Corner
JADA Resources
JADA resources

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