International Journal of Dental Hygiene

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Edited By: Prof. Kerstin Öhrn

Impact Factor: 1.059

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2014: 58/87 (Dentistry Oral Surgery & Medicine)

Online ISSN: 1601-5037

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In the latest issue of International Journal of Dental Hygiene includes a message from the President of the International Federation of Dental Hygienists and a review article looking at effects of an alcohol vehicle solution compared with an essential-oils mouthwash.

You can read both of them for free for a limited time here.

President's Message
Using technology to improve oral health
JoAnn Gurenlian

Review Article
The effect of an essential-oils mouthrinse as compared to a vehicle solution on plaque and gingival inflammation: a systematic review and meta-analysis
MPC Van Leeuwen, DE Slot and GA Van der Weijden

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  1. Dental sealant knowledge, opinion, values and practice of Spanish dental hygienists

    L San Martin, A Huertos-Marchante, J Galvan-Martos and FJ Rodriguez-Lozano

    Article first published online: 28 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/idh.12167

  2. The professional role of a dental hygienist in Finland – educators’ views

    JI Virtanen, E Pellikka, S Singh and E Widström

    Article first published online: 27 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/idh.12166

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  4. Physical disruption of oral biofilms by sodium bicarbonate: an in vitro study

    J Pratten, J Wiecek, N Mordan, A Lomax, N Patel, D Spratt and AM Middleton

    Article first published online: 21 JUL 2015 | DOI: 10.1111/idh.12162