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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Radiographic and diagnostic approaches for mandibular asymmetries in orthodontic practice: a narrative review

Salvatore La Rosa,Rosalia Leonardi,Vincenzo Ronsivalle,Marco Cicciù,Antonino Lo Giudice

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2024.073

Abstract ( 436 ) PDF (598.47 kB) ( 143 ) Full Text

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The influence of parental oral health literacy on children's oral health: a scoping review

Ahmed Y. Alzahrani,Omar El Meligy,Dania Bahdila,Rabab Aljawi,Nada O. Bamashmous,Abdullah Almushayt

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2024.074

Abstract ( 388 ) PDF (632.38 kB) ( 175 ) Full Text

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Effect of game-based teaching on the oral health of children: a systematic review of randomised control trials

Shankargouda Patil,Frank W Licari,Shilpa Bhandi,Kamran H Awan,Marco Di Blasio,Gaetano Isola,Marco Cicciù,Giuseppe Minervini

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2024.075

Abstract ( 379 ) PDF (2.3 MB) ( 187 ) Full Text

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Effectiveness of oral health interventions for schoolchildren from disadvantaged backgrounds: a systematic review protocol

Aiman Nadiah Ahmad Tajudin,Ainol Haniza Kherul Anuwar,Jamaludin Marhazlinda,Zamros Yuzadi Mohd Yusof

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2024.076

Abstract ( 353 ) PDF (583.86 kB) ( 168 ) Full Text

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Update on the effect of dental general anaesthesia on neurocognition in children

Zhaohong Chen,Meimei Li,Huacui Xiong,Ke Chen

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2024.077

Abstract ( 489 ) PDF (314.19 kB) ( 163 ) Full Text

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The effect of socio-economic status on children's dental health

Aggelos Theristopoulos,Andreas Agouropoulos,Kyriaki Seremidi,Sotiria Gizani,William Papaioannou

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2024.078

Abstract ( 414 ) PDF (305.59 kB) ( 137 ) Full Text

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Secular changes in dental development of Korean children aged 4 to 16 years over a 10-year period

Seung-Hwan Ong,Insoon Chang,Hyuntae Kim,Ji-Soo Song,Teo Jeon Shin,Hong-Keun Hyun,Ki-Taeg Jang,Young-Jae Kim

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2024.080

Abstract ( 349 ) PDF (1.39 MB) ( 134 ) Full Text

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Changes in Andrews' fifth key of occlusion (interproximal contacts) before and after orthodontic treatment

Satta Muthu Murugan,Vignesh Kailasam,Golla Usha Rao,Chandrasekaran Krithika,Muthusamy Kirthiga,Jagadeesan Aarthi,Aravind Warrier

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2024.082

Abstract ( 391 ) PDF (5.18 MB) ( 166 ) Full Text

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Green light exposure in children with autism spectrum disorder: a pilot study

Caroline M. Sawicki,Paz Duran,Sara Hestehave,Rajesh Khanna,Spencer D. Wade

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2024.083

Abstract ( 415 ) PDF (3.99 MB) ( 150 ) Full Text

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Bulk-flow composites in paediatric dentistry: long term survival of posterior restorations. A retrospective study

Patrizia Lucchi,Sergio Mazzoleni,Roberta Gaia Parcianello,Roberto Gatto,Antonio Gracco,Edoardo Stellini,Francesco Saverio Ludovichetti

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2024.084

Abstract ( 350 ) PDF (695.18 kB) ( 155 ) Full Text

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Evaluation of the pit and fissure system in primary and permanent molars with micro-computed tomography and 3D printing

Krasimir Hristov,Ralitsa Gigova,Nataliya Gateva,Nadezhda Mitova,Nedana Georgieva,Liliya Angelova

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2024.085

Abstract ( 483 ) PDF (2.3 MB) ( 177 ) Full Text

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Retrospective evaluation of pediatric dental treatments under deep sedation

Akif Demirel,Nur S Önder,Merve H Kocaoğlu,Çağıl Vural,Şaziye Sarı

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2024.050

Abstract ( 1273 ) PDF (317.3 kB) ( 207 ) Full Text

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Antimicrobial effect of two fluoride-releasing adhesive tapes on Streptococcus mutans biofilm

Ok Hyung Nam,Tae-Young Park,Seo-Rin Jeong,Jonghyun Shin,Myeong-Kwan Jih

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2024.086

Abstract ( 401 ) PDF (2.49 MB) ( 164 ) Full Text

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Clinical evaluation of hydrophilic and hydrophobic resin-based sealants in uncooperative children: a randomized controlled clinical trial

Hussein Alharthy,Heba Elkhodary,Alaa Nahdreen,Amani Al Tuwirqi,Khlood Baghlaf,Najlaa Alamoudi

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2024.088

Abstract ( 412 ) PDF (12.68 MB) ( 168 ) Full Text

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Comparison of the physical properties of glass ionomer modified with silver phosphate/hydroxyapatite or titanium dioxide nanoparticles: in vitro study

Berenice Pérez-Castro,Abigailt Flores-Ledesma,Efraín Rubio-Rosas,Bernardo Teutle-Coyotecatl,Blanca Irma Flores-Ferreyra,Liliana Argueta-Figueroa,María de los Angeles Moyaho-Bernal

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2024.089

Abstract ( 362 ) PDF (9.6 MB) ( 174 ) Full Text

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Comparative analysis of deep-learning-based bone age estimation between whole lateral cephalometric and the cervical vertebral region in children

Suhae Kim,Jonghyun Shin,Eungyung Lee,Soyoung Park,Taesung Jeong,JaeJoon Hwang,Hyejun Seo

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2024.093

Abstract ( 337 ) PDF (14.39 MB) ( 135 ) Full Text

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Clinical and genetic evaluations of Zimmermann-Laband syndrome with gingival fibromatosis: a rare case report

Yang Gu,Xiaoxue Yang,Xiaohe Guo,Meiling Wu,Xiaoyao Huang,Hao Guo,Shijie Li,Fei Fu,Mingyuan Liu,Kun Xuan,Anqi Liu

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2024.095

Abstract ( 564 ) PDF (1.71 MB) ( 156 ) 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 ( 3376 ) PDF (3.57 MB) ( 325 ) Full Text

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Comparison between clear aligners and twin-block in treating class II malocclusion in children: a retrospective study

Jianfang He,Longshuang Hu,Yan Yuan,Peipei Wang,Feifei Zheng,Han Jiang,Wen Li

Online publish date: 28 September 2023

DOI: 10.22514/jocpd.2023.070

Abstract ( 2861 ) PDF (1.03 MB) ( 365 ) 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.