ISSN (print) 1602-1622
ISSN (online) 1757-9996
Oral Health and Preventive Dentistry
Open Access (from 2020)
Editor in Chief: Prof. Dr. Anton Sculean, Prof. Dr. Poul Erik Petersen, Prof. Avijit Banerjee
Coordinating Editor: Kathleen Splieth
Latest issue: Issue 5/2019
Publication frequency: irregular
fulltexts since 2003
Impact Factor (ISI): 0.902 (2018)
OHPD will change from being a print journal to being an open access journal.
From the start of 2020
• Numerous high-quality articles will be available online.
• No registration, no subscription fees, just good scientific literature.
Clinicians, general practitioners, teachers, researchers, and public health administrators will find this journal an indispensable source of essential, timely information about scientific progress in the fields of oral health and the prevention of caries, periodontal diseases, oral mucosal diseases, and dental trauma. Central topics, including oral hygiene, oral epidemiology, oral health promotion, and public health issues, are covered in peer-reviewed articles such as clinical and basic science research reports; reviews; invited focus articles, commentaries, and guest editorials; and symposium, workshop, and conference proceedings.