International Dental Journal

International Dental Journal

  • Volume 1
  • Issue 6
  • ISSN 0020-6539
  • SCImago Journal Rank (SJR): 0.84
  • Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP): 1.545
  • Impact Factor: 2.512
  • Five Year Impact Factor: 2.812
Editor-in-chief: Lamster

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The International Dental Journal features peer-reviewed, scientific articles relevant to international oral health issues, as well as informative articles aimed at clinicians.

About the International Dental Journal

Celebrating 70 years of continuous publication this year, the IDJ is the official scientific journal of FDI World Dental Federation (FDI). IDJ has seen a steady increase in article downloads and Impact Factor score, attaining a 2019 Impact Factor of 2.038. Published every two months, IDJ features peer-reviewed articles relevant to oral health issues worldwide. These focus on international public health, practice-related research, and inter-professional education and practice. IDJ is an important vehicle to promote the FDI's global mission to be the global voice of the dental profession and to improve the oral health of people worldwide.

Starting January 2021, IDJ will become an open access journal with no subscription charges. Gold open access means that authors who publish in IDJ can make their work immediately, permanently, and freely accessible to researchers worldwide.

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FDI World Dental Federation was founded in 1900 as Fédération Dentaire Internationale in Paris, France and is one of the world's oldest existing health profession organisations. More than 100 years since its founding, FDI World Dental Federation serves as the principal representative body for more than 1 million dentists worldwide, developing health policy and continuing education programmes, speaking as a unified voice for dentistry in international advocacy, and supporting member associations in oral health promotion activities worldwide.
The FDI World Dental Federation is a federation of approximately 200 national dental associations and specialist groups. The organisation's vision of "leading the world to optimal oral health" acknowledges that oral health is an integral part of general health and well-being.

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  • SCImago Journal Rank (SJR): 0.84
  • Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP): 1.545
  • Impact Factor: 2.512
  • Five Year Impact Factor: 2.812
  • ISSN: 0020-6539
  • Issues: 6
  • Volume: 1
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71S12021Mar 29, 2021Mar 24, 2021
71S22021Sep 17, 2021Sep 17, 2021
71/12021Feb 22, 2021Feb 16, 2021
71/22021Mar 31, 2021Mar 30, 2021
71/32021May 28, 2021May 19, 2021
71/42021Aug 05, 2021Jul 16, 2021
71/52021Oct 06, 2021Sep 27, 2021
71/62021Nov 24, 2021Nov 23, 2021
72/12022Feb 04, 2022
72/22022Mar 29, 2022
72/32022May 27, 2022
72/42022Jul 29, 2022
72/52022Sep 29, 2022
72/62022Nov 24, 2022