Celebrating World Oral Health Day

How do you define oral health? Many experts conclude that there are many factors that affect oral health. General health, physical and mental well-being, as well as aspects specific to the mouth including smiling, tasting, chewing, swallowing and facial expressions all play a role in oral health.

In celebration of World Oral Health Day, Elsevier is proud to present you access to free* articles on many of these aspects related to oral health from our leading dentistry journals!

Journal of the American Dental Association (JADA)

A new definition for oral health developed by the FDI World Dental Federation opens the door to a universal definition of oral health

Evidence-based clinical practice guideline on the nonsurgical treatment of chronic periodontitis by means of scaling and root planing with or without adjuncts

Dental Abstracts

Periodontal disease and diabetes

National and international patterns in older adult dentition

Journal of Endodontics

Influence of Diabetes in the Development of Apical Periodontitis: A Critical Literature Review of Human Studies

Clinical and Patient-centered Outcomes of Nonsurgical Root Canal Retreatment in First Molars Using Contemporary Techniques

The Journal of Evidence-Based Dental Practice

Clinician attitudes, skills, motivations and experience following the implementation of clinical decision support tools in a large dental practice

Impact of Periapical Abscess on Infectious Complications in Patients Undergoing Extracorporeal Circulation Auxiliary to Open-Heart Surgical Procedures

*Free for a limited time (March 16-24, 2017)