European Dental Research and Biomaterials Journal (EDRBJ)

European Dental Research and Biomaterials Journal (EDRBJ)

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The European Dental Research and Biomaterials Journal (Eur Dent Res Biomater J; EDRBJ), a specialized spin-off of the European Journal of Dentistry (EJD), is a peer-reviewed, international, scientific journal published in accordance with independent, unbiased, and double-blinded peer-review principles.

The focus of EDRBJ is primarily on clinical and experimental research, clinical and technical advances in diagnosis, and treatment-related to oral cavity health and disease. In addition, biomaterials related to clinical and laboratory studies and biomaterial technologies are within the scope of EDRBJ.

It is an Open Access journal that permits authors to self-archive the final accepted version of the articles on any Open Archives Initiative (OAI)-compliant institutional/subject-based repository. The Editorial Board of EDRBJ consists of eminent investigators in the field of dentistry from across the globe and presents an ideal international composition. EDRBJ encourages submissions from all authors worldwide. Manuscripts are judged by experts solely based on their contribution of original data and ideas, and their presentation. All manuscripts must comply with the Author Instructions.

The following articles are considered for publication: Original Articles, Brief Reports, Reviews, Editorials, and Letters to the Editor. Submitted manuscripts must not have been published, accepted for publication, or be under consideration elsewhere. Investigation on human subjects should conform to the guidelines noted in the World Health Organization Chronicle 1976;30:360–362. All articles will be critically reviewed by the Editor and invited referees within 2 months of submission. EDRBJ is FREE of article publication charges (APCs). Authors are requested to submit their articles at

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Editor in Chief

Dr. Necdet Adanir

Department of Restorative Dentistry, College of Dentistry, King Faisal University, Al Ahsa, KSA

Associate Editors

Dr. Syed Azeem Ul Yaqin

Department of Prosthodontics and Implantology, College of Dentistry, King Faisal University, KSA

Dr. Zohaib Khurshid

Department of Prosthodontics and Implantology, College of Dentistry, King Faisal University, KSA

Scientific Advisory Board

Dr. Liviu Steier

Division of Restorative Dentistry, School of Dental Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA

Dr. Edward Lynch

Principal Director of Biomedical and Clinical Research, State University of Nevada, USA

Dr. Lucas da Fonseca Roberti Garcia

Division of Endodontics, Health Sciences Center, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil

Dr. Paulo Henrique Perlatti D’Alpino

Biomaterials in Dentistry Program, Universidade Anhanguera de São Paulo, Brazil

Dr. Marco Cicciu

Department of Biomedical and Dental Sciences and Morphological and Functional Imaging, Messina University, Italy

Dr. Javier Mareque Bueno

Department of Oral Surgery, International University of Catalonia, Spain

Dr. Guilherme Carpena Lopes

Department of Operative Dentistry, Federal University of Santa Catarina, Brazil

Dr. Hatem Alhadainy

Department of Dentistry, Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, Alberta University Edmonton, Canada

Dr. Thais Mageste Duque

Department of Restorative Dentistry, Piracicaba Dental School, State University of Campinas, Brazil

Dr. Stefano Eramo

Department of Surgical and Biomedical Sciences, University of Perugia, Italy

Dr. Luis Meseguer-Olmo

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Trauma, School of Medicine, Lab of Regeneration and Tissue Repair, UCAM-Universidad Catolica San Antonio de Murcia, Spain

Dr. Dinesh Rokaya

Biomaterial and Material for Dental Treatment, Faculty of Dentistry, Chulalongkorn University, Thailand

Dr. Chung How Kau

Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA

Dr. Luca Testarelli

Department of Dental and Maxillofacial Sciences, University La Sapienza, Italy

Dr. Prashant Bhasin

Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, Shree Bankey Bihari Dental College and Research Centre, India

Dr. John C Comisi

Department of Oral Rehabilitation, Medical University of South Carolina, USA

Dr. Meircurius Dwi Condro Surboyo

Department of Oral Medicine, Airlangga University, Indonesia

Dr. Sandrine B. Berger

Department of Restorative Dentistry, University of North Parana, Brazil

Dr. Niwut Juntavee

Department of Prosthodontics, Khon Kaen University, Thailand

Arvind Babu Rajendra Santosh
Manjeev Guragain, Bashu Raj Pandey, Mahendra Maharjan, Samarika Dahal, Smriti Narayan Thakur, Dinesh Rokaya
Oral hygiene knowledge among medical and dental faculty


Sarang Suresh, Priya Rani Harjani, Muhammad Ilyas Shaikh, Safia Khatoon

Santosh Kumar BB, Sushma R Galagali, Arvind Babu Rajendra Santosh
Periodontal epidemiology


Zohaib Khurshid, Juzer Shabbir, Abdullah Khaled Al-Otaibi, Abdulelah Mohammad Alsalem, Abdulmalik Abdullah Alhamdan, Rizwan Johar, Muhammad Adeel Ahmed

Role of Silver Diamine Fluoride (SDF) In dentistry


Letter to Editor

Syed Rashid Habib, Abdul Sadekh Ansari, Salwa Omar Bajunaid, Abdullah S Alshahrani, Muhammad Qasim Javed

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