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Pediatric Dentistry is the official publication of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and the College of Diplomates of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. It is published bi-monthly and is internationally recognized as the leading journal in the area of pediatric dentistry. The journal promotes the practice, education and research specifically related to the specialty of pediatric dentistry. This peer-reviewed journal features scientific articles, case reports and abstracts of current pediatric dental research.
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Acquired after the merger between the American Society of Dentistry for Children and the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry in 2002, the Journal of Dentistry for Children (JDC) is an internationally renowned journal whose publishing dates back to 1934. Published three times a year, JDC promotes the practice, education and research specifically related to the specialty of pediatric dentistry. It covers a wide range of topics related to the clinical care of children, from clinical techniques of daily importance to the practitioner, to studies on child behavior and growth and development. JDC also provides information on the physical, psychological and emotional conditions of children as they relate to and affect their dental health.
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Open Access: The principle that research should be accessible online, for free, immediately after publication—is improving the way scholarly information is shared. The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry has begun making select articles from Pediatric Dentistry available as Open Access articles.
The Effects of Primary Canine Loss on Permanent Lower Dental Midline Stability
Usage of Behavior Guidance Techniques Differes by Provider and Practice Characteristics
Are U.S. Dentists Adequately Trained to Care for Children?
Retrospective Analysis of Candida-related Conditions in Infancy and Early Childhood Caries
Does Achievement of Hemostasis After Pulp Exposure Provide an Accurate Assessment of Pulp Inflammation?
Are Hypomineralized Primary Molars and Canines Associated with Molar-Incisor Hypomineralization?
Bioactive Tricalcium Silicate-based Dentin Substitute as an Indirect Pulp Capping Material for Primary Teeth: A 12-month Follow-up
Costs and Resource Use Among Child Patients Receiving Silver Nitrate/Fluroide Varnish Caries Arrest
Pediatric Phantom Dosimetry of Kodak 9000 Cone-beam Computed Tomography
Effectiveness of Xylitol in Reducing Dental Caries in Children
Phase Four, Randomized, Double-Blinded, Controlled Trial of Phentolamine Mesylate in Two-to-Five-year-old Dental Patients
Bedsharing and Oral Health-related Feeding Behaviors Among Zero- to Three-year-old Children
Fluoride Varnish Applications in Preschoolers and Dental Fluorosis in Permanent Incisors: Results of a Nested-cohort Study Within a Clinical Trial
Improving Quality in Dentistry: An Imperative for the Profession
Sealants for Preventing and Arresting Pit-and-fissure Occlusal Caries in Primary and Permanent Molars and
Evidence-based clinical practice guideline for the use of pit-and-fissure sealants
Guidelines for Monitoring and Management of Pediatric Patients Before, During, and After Sedation for Diagnostic and Therapeutic Procedures: Update 2016
Very High Salivary Streptococcus Mutans Predicts Caries Progression in Young Children
Silver Diamine Fluoride in Pediatric Dentistry Training Programs: Survey of Graduate Program Directors
Project USAP 2010: Use of Sedative Agents in Pediatric Agents in Pediatric Dentistry -- a 25-year Follow-up Survey
Double-Blind Crossover Study to Compare Pain Experience During Inferior Alveolar Nerve Block Administration Using Buffered Two Percent Lidocaine in Children
Listening to Parents: A Qualitative Look at the Dental and Oral Care Experiences of Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
Protocol for a Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Vital Pulp Therapy for Children with Deep Caries in the Primary Dentition
Assessing Temperament as a Predictor of Oral Sedation Success Using the Children’s Behavior Questionnaire Short Form
Pediatric Dentist Density and Preventive Care Utilization for Medicaid Children
Proceedings of the Symposium on Innovations in the Prevention and Management of Early Childhood Caries (Full Issue)
Dental Sealants Guidelines Development: 2002-2014
The Affordable Care Act and Health Insurance Exchanges: An Opportunity to Lead Change
The Affordable Care Act and Health Insurance Exchanges: Advocacy Efforts for Children's Oral Health
The Affordable Care Act and Health Insurance Exchanges: Effects on the Pediatric Dental Benefit
Do Early Dental Visits Reduce Treatment and Treatment Costs for Children?
Hospital-based Emergency Department Visits with Dental Conditions among Children in the United States: Nationwide Epidemiological Data