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February 05, 2024


Managing acute dental pain in adolescents and adults

The authors provide recommendations for the pharmacologic management of acute dental pain in adolescents and adults.

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February 05, 2024

Women in dental leadership positions

The authors investigate gender disparities and the prevalence of women in leadership positions in dentistry.

February 05, 2024

Quality of dental care during pregnancy

The authors evaluate measures of dental care access during pregnancy for Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program beneficiaries.

February 05, 2024

Postoperative pain after endodontic treatment

The authors compare pain levels after vital pulp therapy and root canal treatment.

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