International Endodontic Journal - Volume 55 - Pages: 391-560 May 2022

21 April 2022

International Endodontic Journal - Volume 55 - Pages: 391-560 May 2022


Free Access 

Methodological assessment and overall confidence in the results of systematic reviews with network meta‐analyses in Endodontics

Venkateshbabu Nagendrababu, Clovis M. Faggion Jr., Shaju Jacob Pulikkotil, Alaa Alatta, Paul M. H. Dummer

Pages: 393-404 | First Published:26 January 2022



Instrumentation kinematics does not affect bacterial reduction, post‐operative pain, and flare‐ups: A randomized clinical trial

Shehabeldin Mohamed Saber, Abdulrahman Mohammed Abdu Alfadag, Nawar Naguib Nawar, Gianluca Plotino, Ehab El-Sayed Hassanien

Pages: 405-415 | First Published:31 January 2022

Outcome of full pulpotomy in mature permanent molars using 3 calcium silicate‐based materials: A parallel, double blind, randomized controlled trial

Nessrin A. Taha, Mohanad H. Al-Rawash, Z. A. Imran

Pages: 416-429 | First Published:12 February 2022

Comparative evaluation of complete and partial pulpotomy in mature permanent teeth with symptomatic irreversible pulpitis: A randomized clinical trial

Ankita Ramani, Pankaj Sangwan, Sanjay Tewari, Jigyasa Duhan, Shweta Mittal, Vinay Kumar

Pages: 430-440 | First Published:28 February 2022



External cervical resorption – Treatment outcomes and determinants: A retrospective cohort study with up to 10 years of follow‐up

Eleni Irinakis, Markus Haapasalo, Ya Shen, Jolanta Aleksejuniene

Pages: 441-452 | First Published:04 March 2022


Open Access

Patient record assessment of results and related resources spent during 1 year after initiation of root canal treatment in a Swedish public dental organization

Emma Wigsten, EndoReCo , Thomas Kvist

Pages: 453-466 | First Published:04 February 2022

Psycho‐social perspectives of nonsurgical versus surgical endodontic interventions in persistent endodontic disease

Shi Tien Khoo, Violeta Lopez, Wataru Ode, Victoria Soo Hoon Yu, Jeen-Nee Lui

Pages: 467-479 | First Published:09 February 2022



Ex vivo study of IL‐6 expression and function in immune cell subsets from human periapical lesions

Tanja Džopalić, Sergej Tomić, Marina Bekić, Dragana Vučević, Dušan Mihajlović, Mile Eraković, Miodrag Čolić

Pages: 480-494 | First Published:12 February 2022


Open Access

In vitro efficacy of a non‐instrumentation technique to remove intracanal multispecies biofilm

Ronald Ordinola-Zapata, Dina Mansour, Flavia Saavedra, Christopher Staley, Ruoqiong Chen, Alex S. Fok

Pages: 495-504 | First Published:12 February 2022

Effects of BMAL1 on dentinogenic differentiation of dental pulp stem cells via PI3K/Akt/mTOR pathway

Hui Xu, Jiajia Zhao, Guangjin Chen, Zhenglin Yuan, Jiarong Liu

Pages: 505-516 | First Published:09 March 2022

Exosomes derived from stem cells from the apical papilla alleviate inflammation in rat pulpitis by upregulating regulatory T cells

Si Yu, Xu Chen, Yao Liu, Xue Y. Zhuang, Ao C. Wang, Xue M. Liu, Shu Zhu

Pages: 517-530 | First Published:11 March 2022

SCAP-Exos promoted Treg conversion to alleviate inflammation in the dental pulp of rats. Mechanistically, SCAP-Exos improved the positive expression of Foxp3, further stabilized the expression of Foxp3 through Tet2-mediated Foxp3 demethylation for Treg conversion.



Effect of kinematics on the torque/force generation, surface characteristics, and shaping ability of a nickel‐titanium rotary glide path instrument: An ex vivo study

Moe S. Kyaw, Arata Ebihara, Keiichiro Maki, Shunsuke Kimura, Taro Nakatsukasa, Pyae H. Htun, Myint Thu, Satoshi Omori, Takashi Okiji

Pages: 531-543 | First Published:09 March 2022


Open Access

The dentine‐sealer interface: Modulation of antimicrobial effects by irrigation

Vasileios Kapralos, Håkon Valen, Andreas Koutroulis, Josette Camilleri, Dag Ørstavik, Pia Titterud Sunde

Pages: 544-560 | First Published:26 January 2022