Natural language processing provides promising chances for dentistry, in particular for patient communication.
Generalisability, reproducibility and explainability must be improved for sustainable implementation.
Users must be aware of model capabilities and limitations.
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Falk Schwendicke is a co-founder of a Charité startup on dental image analysis. The conduct, analysis and interpretation of this study and its findings was unrelated to this.
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Büttner, M., Schwendicke, F. Natural language processing in dentistry. Br Dent J 234, 753 (2023). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41415-023-5854-1