About this Research Topic
This Research Topic aims to (i) quantitatively and qualitatively characterize the oral microbiota of healthy and diseased patients; (ii) characterize the level of oral health literacy of healthy and diseased patients; (iii) study oral health promotion programs to combat the onset of oral diseases.
The Research Topic will be further developed through the selection of high-quality scientific articles dedicated to the study and characterization of the oral microbiota, oral literacy and its impact on oral and systemic health.
Themes include, but are not limited to:
- Analysis and description of the oral microbiota of healthy or diseased patients
- Link between oral dysbiosis and non-communicable diseases
Keywords: Oral microbiota, systemic health, non-communicable disease, dysbiosis, public health, oral health literacy
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