International Dental Journal
- Print ISSN
- Electronic ISSN
- Impact factor
- Usage rank
- Article count
- Free count
- Free percentage
- PDFs via platforms
- CSA, Proquest, and Wiley from 1996
New publishing partnership between the FDI World Dental Federation and Wiley-Blackwell.
Oral health workforce planning part 2: figures, determinants and trends in a sample of World Dental Federation member countries.
A range of factors needs to be taken into account for an ideal oral health workforce plan. The figures related to dentists, specialists, auxiliaries, practice patterns, undergraduate and continuing dental education, laws/regulations, the attitudes of oral health-care providers and the general trends...
A randomised in situ trial, measuring the anti-erosive properties of a stannous-containing sodium fluoride dentifrice compared with a sodium...
To determine if a stabilised, stannous-containing sodium fluoride dentifrice provides greater enamel protection in situ against intraoral dietary erosive challenges compared with a sodium fluoride/potassium nitrate dentifrice. A single-centre, investigator blind, randomised, supervised, two-treatmen...
Oral health workforce planning. Part 1: Data available in a sample of FDI member countries.
Workforce planning is a resource to measure and compare current versus future workforce. Organised dentistry needs to focus on the benefits and the determinants and various systems of workforce planning together with the challenges, new trends and threats. The aim of the study was to identify data s...
Awareness of dental practitioners to cope with a medical emergency: a survey in Belgium.
The aim of the study is to determine whether in Belgium dentists feel confident to diagnose a medical emergency situation in their dental practice. A questionnaire was completed by 7.0% of the active Belgian general dental practitioners (n = 548) including questions on the frequency and knowledge of...
Status of the dental health care workforce in Shanghai, China.
The status of the dental health care workforce in Shanghai was investigated in order to support and improve regional planning of this workforce. Questionnaires were used to survey all dental medical units in Shanghai. Data were collected on the quantity, structure and levels of dental health personn...
Total and free available fluoride in toothpastes in Brunei, Cambodia, Laos, the Netherlands and Suriname.
This study assessed total and free fluoride concentrations in samples of toothpaste from Brunei, Cambodia, Laos, the Netherlands and Suriname, and investigated the labelling practices of the respective manufacturers. Convenience samples were bought in the five countries and sent for analysis to the...
Antibacterial activity of a new mineral trioxide aggregate-based root canal sealer.
To compare the antibacterial effect of AH-26, white-coloured mineral trioxide aggregate (WMTA) and CPM sealer against Staphylococcus aureus and Streptococcus mutans after 24 h and 1 week. All materials were prepared according to the manufacturers' directions immediately before testing. The antibacte...
Does smoking increase the incidence of postoperative complications in simple exodontia?
To investigate whether smoking has adverse effects in simple exodontia. A single-centre, prospective study of postoperative inflammatory complications in simple exodontia was performed. All procedures were conducted under similar and sterile conditions. Postoperative complications (PCs) in exodontia...