The British Dental Journal

The BDJ aims to inform readers of ideas, opinions, developments and key issues in dentistry - clinical, practical and scientific - to spark interest, debate and discussion.


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    This Collection brings together some of the most popular Research Insights from the last two years. This monthly section in the BDJ provides valuable context including article summaries and expert commentary, which provides busy readers with a brief overview of the research background and future direction.

British Dental Journal is a Transformative Journal; authors can publish using the traditional publishing route OR via immediate gold Open Access.

Our Open Access option complies with funder and institutional requirements.


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The BDJ Big Impact Collection

This collection brings together the very best of the British Dental Journal - the most cited, most accessed and most shared articles published in the last 12 months (including press coverage, blogs, Twitter, Facebook and Weibo). They reveal the nature and quality of the BDJ - offering perspectives on clinical practice and research which resonate far beyond the UK.