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Through the PracticeUpdate Clinical Dentistry Channel, Elsevier and the ADA have teamed up to bring you expert-curated updates from journals, news and educational resources, available 24/7, to keep you current with clinical advances.

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Brought to you by the ADA and Elsevier, publisher of The Journal of the American Dental Association — the PracticeUpdate Clinical Dentistry Channel provides clinicians in all areas of dentistry and medicine with access to curated, cross-disciplinary research to improve the oral and overall health of their patients.

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Warm Vertical Obturation of Root Canal Filling Material Fails to Press Endodontic Sealers Deep Into Endodontic Tubules
Journal Scan: Journal of Clinical Medicine Oral–Systemic Connections, in Which Periodontal Disease Is a Key Component, Are Highlighted in Special Populations
Journal Scan: Periodontology 2000 Parental Perceptions of Dental Visits for Autistic Children
Journal Scan: JDR Clinical and Translational Research Dental Care Professionals Serve as the Vanguard in Screening for Eating Disorders
Journal Scan: Periodontology 2000 Brain Abscesses Due to Odontogenic Infection
Journal Scan: Special Care in Dentistry Warm Vertical Obturation of Root Canal Filling Material Fails to Press Endodontic Sealers Deep Into Endodontic Tubules
Oral–Systemic Connections, in Which Periodontal Disease Is a Key Component, Are Highlighted in Special Populations
Parental Perceptions of Dental Visits for Autistic Children
Dental Care Professionals Serve as the Vanguard in Screening for Eating Disorders
Brain Abscesses Due to Odontogenic Infection Crown Accuracy and Time Efficiency of Cement-Retained Implant-Supported Restorations in a Complete Digital Workflow Crown Accuracy and Time
2021 Top Story in Clinical Dentistry: Dentistry’s Digital and Connected Health Transformation
2021 Top Story in Clinical Dentistry: The Implant Disease Risk Assessment Tool to Predict Risk of Peri-Implantitis
Consumer 3D Printers Can Produce Implant Guides With Accuracy Similar to High-End 3D Printers
Changing Smoking Habits and Public Policy on Smoking May Have Some Effect on Reducing Orofacial Cleft Incidence
Proximal Enamel Thickness of the Permanent Teeth
2021 Top Story in Clinical Dentistry: Dentistry’s Digital and Connected Health Transformation
2021 Top Story in Clinical Dentistry: The Implant Disease Risk Assessment Tool to Predict Risk of Peri-Implantitis
Consumer 3D Printers Can Produce Implant Guides With Accuracy Similar to High-End 3D Printers
Changing Smoking Habits and Public Policy on Smoking May Have Some Effect on Reducing Orofacial Cleft Incidence
Proximal Enamel Thickness of the Permanent Teeth Efficiency of Cement-Retained Implant-Supported Restorations in a Complete Digital Workflow
Caries Risks Are Associated With Future Restorative Needs in Children and Adolescents
Prevalence of Maxillary Sinus Septa
2021 Top Story in Periodontics: Transmission of COVID-19 via the Oral Cavity and Saliva
Removable Denture Wearing as a Risk Predictor for Pneumonia Incidence and Time to Event in Older Adults 2021 Top Story in Clinical Dentistry: Dentistry’s Digital and Connected Health Transformation
2021 Top Story in Clinical Dentistry: The Implant Disease Risk Assessment Tool to Predict Risk of Peri-Implantitis
Consumer 3D Printers Can Produce Implant Guides With Accuracy Similar to High-End 3D Printers
Changing Smoking Habits and Public Policy on Smoking May Have Some Effect on Reducing Orofacial Cleft Incidence
Proximal Enamel Thickness of the Permanent Teeth
Caries Risks Are Associated With Future Restorative Needs in Children and Adolescents
Prevalence of Maxillary Sinus Septa
2021 Top Story in Periodontics: Transmission of COVID-19 via the Oral Cavity and Saliva
Removable Denture Wearing as a Risk Predictor for Pneumonia Incidence and Time to Event in Older Adults