Journal of Clinical Pediatric Dentistry

Print ISSN: 1053-4628 | Online ISSN: 1557-5268

The purpose of Journal of Clinical Pediatric Dentistry (JOCPD) is to provide clinically relevant information to enable the practicing dentist to have access to the state of the art in pediatric dentistry. From prevention, to information, to the management of different problems encountered in children's related medical and dental problems, this peer-reviewed journal keeps you abreast of the latest news and developments related to pediatric dentistry.


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Clinical interventions for caries management through minimal intervention procedures in young children: an updated evidence-based review

Arturo Garrocho-Rangel,Paola Navarro-Padilla,Daniela Guzmán-Uribe,Gabriela Torre-Delgadillo,Socorro Ruiz-Rodríguez,Amaury Pozos-Guillén

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2023.076

Abstract ( 894 ) PDF (544.5 kB) ( 222 ) Full Text

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Evaluation of parental perceptions of lingual and labial frenectomy on their child: a comparison of CO2 laser and conventional scalpel

Jiriys George Ginini,Adi Rachmiel,Amir Bilder,Eyal Botzer,Tal Capucha,Saleh Nseir,Chaim Ohayon,Dekel Shilo,Omri Emodi

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2023.079

Abstract ( 805 ) PDF (1.15 MB) ( 187 ) Full Text

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Dog-assisted therapy for control of anxiety in pediatric dentistry

Sérgio Luiz Pinheiro,Camila Silva,Lidiane Luiz,Nubia Silva,Rafaela Fonseca,Thaís Velásquez,Diana Roberta Grandizoli

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2023.080

Abstract ( 719 ) PDF (665.57 kB) ( 226 ) Full Text

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Effects of LED curing light on silver diamine fluoride penetration into dentin

Yasmi O. Crystal,Sasan Rabieh,Malvin N Janal,Gretchen Cerezal,Bin Hu,Timothy G. Bromage

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2023.071

Abstract ( 904 ) PDF (1.85 MB) ( 254 ) Full Text

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Oral findings in pediatric patients with allergic rhinitis and asthma: a cohort study of an Italian setting

Marina Consuelo Vitale,Maurizio Pascadopoli,Simone Gallo,Marta Campanini,Amelia Licari,Gian Luigi Marseglia,Andrea Scribante

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2023.073

Abstract ( 668 ) PDF (320.59 kB) ( 187 ) Full Text

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Correlation between head circumference and mesio-distal width of the maxillary central incisor: a cross sectional study among three different population groups

Hanan Mashhour Alqahtani,Rafi Ahmad Togoo,Tasneem Sakinatul Ain,Alhnouf Saeed Alshahrani,Rawan Mohammed Asiri,Zuhair Motlak Alkahtani,Meer Zakirulla,Syed M Yassin

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2023.044

Abstract ( 1017 ) PDF (284.12 kB) ( 245 ) Full Text

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The knowledge of orthodontic and craniofacial growth amongst Italian Pediatric Medical Residents for early diagnosis in growing patients: a cross-sectional study

Maria Francesca Sfondrini,Simone Gallo,Maurizio Pascadopoli,Amelia Licari,Gian Luigi Marseglia,Paola Gandini,Benedetta Turcato,Maria Gloria Nardi,Andrea Scribante

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2023.072

Abstract ( 538 ) PDF (488.72 kB) ( 148 ) Full Text

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Stemness maintenance of stem cells derived from human exfoliated deciduous teeth (SHED) in 3D spheroid formation through the TGF-β/Smad signaling pathway

Hongwen Li,Jing Jiang,Haiying Kong,Wenbo Wu,Xiaomin Shao,Shuqi Qiu,Xianhai Zeng,Qinghong Zhong,Xinhui Yao,Xiantao Zeng,Lingshan Gou,Jian Xu

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2023.081

Abstract ( 646 ) PDF (3.21 MB) ( 196 ) Full Text

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Primary tooth vital pulp therapy techniques taught in dental schools in Saudi Arabia: a cross-sectional study

Ayman M. Sulimany,Mannaa Aldowsari,Saad Bin Saleh,Faisal F. Almajhdi,Omar A. Al Ajlan,Ibrahim M. ALSayyari,Khalid M. Alshehri,Hebah M. Hamdan

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2023.082

Abstract ( 663 ) PDF (312.87 kB) ( 152 ) Full Text

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Anxiety during the dental care of children aged 4 to 6 years over three consecutive visits

Avia Fux-Noy,Raneen Zeineh,Aviv Shmueli,Elinor Halperson,Diana Ram,Moti Moskovitz

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2023.084

Abstract ( 698 ) PDF (303.72 kB) ( 179 ) Full Text

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Multiple dental caries management of a 5-year-old child with MIS-C: a case report

Praparat Tungjitphianpong,Kongkarn Pornsoongsong,Jarintorn Kotheeranurak,Krisadi Phannarus

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2023.093

Abstract ( 1163 ) PDF (1.85 MB) ( 187 ) Full Text

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Exploring Malaysian schoolchildren's perception of the advantages and disadvantages of the ToothPoly board game: a qualitative study

Nor Fatimah Syahraz Abdul Razakek,Zamros Yuzadi Mohd Yusof,Farrah Dina Yusop,Unaizah Hanum Obaidellah,Amirrudin Kamsin,Nor Azlida Mohd Nor

Online publish date: 27 November 2023

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2023.096

Abstract ( 292 ) PDF (4.55 MB) ( 145 ) Full Text

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Separate apical root formation of injured immature teeth: a case series and literature review

Minjung Kim,Yujeong Kim,Minju Song

Online publish date: 16 November 2023

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2023.095

Abstract ( 312 ) PDF (3.57 MB) ( 135 ) Full Text

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Evaluation of pediatric dentists' knowledge and approaches to tooth discoloration

Dilara Demirkol,Seçkin Aksu,Seçil Çalışkan,Nuray Tüloğlu

Online publish date: 01 November 2023

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2023.075

Abstract ( 428 ) PDF (307.65 kB) ( 154 ) Full Text

Special Issues

Special issue title:

Caries Epidemiology in Children and Adolescents

Keywords: Caries; Epidemiology; Caries risk factors; Social determinants; Recent advances in dental caries diagnosis; Caries management; Caries prevention; Oral remineralization products; Acute complications; Randomized controlled trial; Caries treatment, Minimal-invasive dentistry

Editor: Dr. Carlo Eduardo Medina Solís, DDS. OSurg. MSc. PhD. DPH

Submission deadline: 30 September 2024

Special issue title:

Children and Adolescent Craniofacial Growth and Development

Keywords: Children/Adolescent; Craniofacial Growth/Development; Orthodontics; Tooth Eruption; Dental Anomalies; Various Techniques

Editor: Dr. Giuseppe Minervini, DMD, DS, PhD,Dr. Rocco Franco, DDS, PhD

Submission deadline: 30 June 2024

Special issue title:

New technologies and materials in clinical pediatric dentistry

Keywords: Technology; Material; Artificial Intelligence; Deep Learning; Restoration; Children; Pediatric Dentistry

Editor: Dr. Hong-Keun Hyun, DDS, MSD, PhD

Submission deadline: 31 January 2024

Special issue title:

Behavior Management in Pediatric Dentistry

Keywords: Behavior Guidance; Behavior Management; Children; Dental Anxiety; Pediatric Dentistry

Editor: Dr. Burak Buldur, DDS, PhD

Submission deadline: 17 February 2024

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Prof. Andrea Scribante, DDS, PostGrad(Orthod), PhD, MHA, MSc

Prof. Andrea Scribante currently works as an Associate Professor at School of Dentistry, at School of Dental Hygiene and at the Postgraduate Program in Orthodontics (University of Pavia, Italy). He is Clinical Resident of the Unit of Orthodontics and Paediatric Dentistry, Section of Dentistry, Department of Clinical, Surgical, Diagnostic and Paediatric Sciences, University of Pavia. He actively participates in academic publication, and has signed over 130 publications on Scopus/PubMed indexed international Journals. He is also the Editorial Committee/Editorial Board Member of many international journals, and a Top peer reviewer in Publons.