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High Impact Articles
High impact papers are those to which special attention is paid by experts in the given field, with a large number of visitors, frequent downloads and higher citation rates. The research must be creative, with high academic standards and have a wide influence, if it is to become a high impact paper. They are ranked by the number of downloads.
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1
Salivary gland disorders: A comprehensive review  
Shashikala Krishnamurthy, Subash Beloor Vasudeva, Sandhya Vijayasarathy 
World J Stomatol 4(2):56-71. Published online May 20, 2015. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v4.i2.56
2
Basic properties and types of zirconia: An overview  
Serkan Saridag, Onjen Tak, Gamze Alniacik 
World J Stomatol 2(3):40-47. Published online Aug 20, 2013. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v2.i3.40
3
Non-surgical periodontal therapy: An update on current evidence  
Rahul S Bhansali 
World J Stomatol 3(4):38-51. Published online Nov 20, 2014. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v3.i4.38
4
Angina bullosa hemorrhagica an enigmatic oral disease  
Javier Alberdi-Navarro, María Luisa Gainza-Cirauqui, María Prieto-Elías, José Manuel Aguirre-Urizar 
World J Stomatol 4(1):1-7. Published online Feb 20, 2015. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v4.i1.1
5
Pierre Robin sequence from orthodontic and surgical perspective  
Songül Cömert Kılıç, Nihat Kılıç, Hüsamettin Oktay, Ali Kiki 
World J Stomatol 3(4):30-37. Published online Nov 20, 2014. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v3.i4.30
6
Effects of energy and sports drinks on tooth structures and restorative materials  
Ugur Erdemir, Esra Yildiz, Gunce Saygi, Nurhan Inan Altay, Meltem Mert Eren, Taner Yucel 
World J Stomatol 5(1):1-7. Published online Feb 20, 2016. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v5.i1.1
7
Platelet preparations in dentistry: How? Why? Where? When?  
Luigi Fabrizio Rodella, Veronica Bonazza 
World J Stomatol 4(2):39-55. Published online May 20, 2015. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v4.i2.39
8
Diagnostic aids in detection of oral cancer: An update  
Gaurav Sharma 
World J Stomatol 4(3):115-120. Published online Aug 20, 2015. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v4.i3.115
9
Concepts and challenges of alveolar ridge preservation and augmentation  
Etiene de Andrade Munhoz, Camila Lopes Cardoso, Augusto Bodanezi, Marina Barbosa Mello, Renato Yassutaka Faria Yaedu, Osny Ferreira Junior 
World J Stomatol 5(1):8-14. Published online Feb 20, 2016. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v5.i1.8
10
Laser assisted periodontics: A review of the literature  
Youssef Bouhout, Reginaldo Bruno Gonçalves 
World J Stomatol 4(4):129-136. Published online Nov 20, 2015. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v4.i4.129
11
Tooth agenesis and craniofacial morphology in pre-orthodontic children with and without morphological deviations in the upper cervical spine  
Ashkan Jasemi, Liselotte Sonnesen 
World J Stomatol 5(1):15-21. Published online Feb 20, 2016. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v5.i1.15
12
Impact of different types of herpesviral infections in the oral cavity  
Ronaldo Luis Thomasini, Fabiana Souza Máximo Pereira 
World J Stomatol 5(2):22-27. Published online May 20, 2016. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v5.i2.22
13
Oral lichenplanus: Etiology, pathogenesis, diagnosis, and management  
Naresh Gangeshetty, B Praveen Kumar 
World J Stomatol 4(1):12-21. Published online Feb 20, 2015. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v4.i1.12
14
Management of missile injuries to the maxillofacial region: A case series  
Ali Ebrahimi, Mohammad Hosein Kalantar Motamedi, Nasrin Nejadsarvari, Hossein Mohammad Kazemi 
World J Stomatol 2(3):62-66. Published online Aug 20, 2013. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v2.i3.62
15
Treatment of mouth and jaw diseases with intralesional steroid injection  
Alparslan Esen, Kubilay Işık, Doğan Dolanmaz 
World J Stomatol 4(2):87-95. Published online May 20, 2015. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v4.i2.87
16
Molecular biomarkers of cell proliferation in ameloblastomas  
Ronell Bologna-Molina, Ana Maria Bedoya-Borella, Liliana Soria-Moreira, Sandra Soría-Suárez 
World J Stomatol 2(4):79-85. Published online Nov 20, 2013. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v2.i4.79
17
Melkersson-Rosenthal syndrome  
Ioannis Chatzistefanou, Petros Zikos, Grigorios Venetis, Konstantinos Vahtsevanos, Konstantinos Antoniades 
World J Stomatol 4(1):8-11. Published online Feb 20, 2015. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v4.i1.8
18
Tissue restoration after improper laser gingivectomy: A case report  
Eda Kermen, Recep Orbak, Muhammet Calik, Didem Ozkal Eminoglu 
World J Stomatol 3(3):25-29. Published online Aug 20, 2014. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v3.i3.25
19
Surgical obturator duplicating original tissue-form restores esthetics and function in oral cancer  
Pravinkumar G Patil 
World J Stomatol 2(4):97-102. Published online Nov 20, 2013. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v2.i4.97
20
Controversy of silver amalgam as a restorative material  
Vasudev Ballal 
World J Stomatol 4(2):35-36. Published online May 20, 2015. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v4.i2.35
21
Periosteal pedicle graft for the treatment of gingival recession: A viable alternative to sub-epithelial connective tissue graft  
Ajay Mahajan 
World J Stomatol 4(2):37-38. Published online May 20, 2015. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v4.i2.37
22
Relationship between periodontitis and cardiovascular diseases: A literature review  
Alper Kizildag, Taner Arabaci, Gulnihal Emrem Dogan 
World J Stomatol 3(1):1-9. Published online Feb 20, 2014. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v3.i1.1
23
Effects of different root canal preparation methods on root fracture resistance: A systematic review of the literature  
Xiao-Guang Li, Qing Wang 
World J Stomatol 4(2):108-114. Published online May 20, 2015. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v4.i2.108
24
When will RNA-based tests similar to Oncotype DX be used for oral cancer?  
Guy R Adami, Yalu Zhou, Antonia Kolokythas 
World J Stomatol 4(4):121-125. Published online Nov 20, 2015. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v4.i4.121
25
Autotransplantation of a premolar to the maxillary anterior region in young children - how long should the donor root be? A case report  
Uri Zilberman, Amram Zagury 
World J Stomatol 4(4):141-145. Published online Nov 20, 2015. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v4.i4.141
26
About gravity and occlusal forces in the jaws: Review  
Amos Ben Yehuda, Christine Singer, Joseph Katz 
World J Stomatol 4(4):126-128. Published online Nov 20, 2015. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v4.i4.126
27
Oral graft vs host disease: An immune system disorder in hematopoietic cell transplantation  
Paulo Sérgio da Silva Santos, Cassia Maria Fischer Rubira, Héliton Spíndola Antunes, Fabio Luiz Coracin, Cristiane Miranda França 
World J Stomatol 4(2):96-102. Published online May 20, 2015. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v4.i2.96
28
Risk aspects of dental restoratives: From amalgam to tooth-colored materials  
Roland Frankenberger, Franklin Garcia-Godoy, Peter E Murray, Albert J Feilzer, Norbert Krämer 
World J Stomatol 2(1):1-11. Published online Feb 20, 2013. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v2.i1.1
29
Oral lichenoid lesion: A review of the literature  
Soraya de Mattos Camargo Grossmann, Camila de Nazaré Alves de Oliveira, Giovanna Ribeiro Souto, Caroline Góes, Ricardo Alves Mesquita 
World J Stomatol 4(2):103-107. Published online May 20, 2015. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v4.i2.103
30
Diagnostic imaging: Morphological and eruptive disturbances in the permanent teeth  
Deepak Sharma, Ramneet Kaur, Suneet Monga, Simerjeet Kaur, Ruchika Kundra 
World J Stomatol 4(2):72-80. Published online May 20, 2015. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v4.i2.72
31
Klippel-feil: A syndrome in the occipital-cervical spine field and its dentofacial manifestations  
Trine G Michelsen, Pernille B Brusgaard, Liselotte Sonnesen 
World J Stomatol 4(2):81-86. Published online May 20, 2015. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v4.i2.81
32
Stomatological management of head and neck cancer patients treated with chemotherapy and radiotherapy  
Ronell Bologna-Molina, Alvaro Maglia, Raúl Enrique Castañeda-Castaneira, Nelly Molina-Frechero 
World J Stomatol 2(4):71-78. Published online Nov 20, 2013. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v2.i4.71
33
Retrieving dental instruments through endoscopy: A literature review  
Rhonan Ferreira Silva, Ademir Franco, Fernando Fortes Picoli, Mayara Barbosa Viandelli Mundim, Livia Graziele Rodrigues 
World J Stomatol 4(4):137-140. Published online Nov 20, 2015. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v4.i4.137
34
Clinical evaluation of implants in patients with maxillofacial defects  
Belir Atalay, Hakan Bilhan, Onur Geckili, Caglar Bilmenoglu, Ugur Meric 
World J Stomatol 2(3):48-55. Published online Aug 20, 2013. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v2.i3.48
35
Unusual aggressive behavior of central giant cell granuloma following tooth extraction  
Suwarna Dangore-Khasbage, Shirish S Degwekar, Rahul R Bhowate, Alka H Hande, Vidya K Lohe 
World J Stomatol 4(1):29-34. Published online Feb 20, 2015. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v4.i1.29
36
Host-derived biomarkers in gingival crevicular fluid for complementary diagnosis of apical periodontitis  
Mauricio Garrido, Andrea Dezerega, Alfredo Castro-Martínez, Marcela Hernández 
World J Stomatol 3(2):19-24. Published online May 20, 2014. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v3.i2.19
37
Soft tissue aneurysmal bone cyst of the mandible: Report of a case  
Jahanfar Jahanbani, Donia Sadri, Ali Hassani, Farshid Kavandi 
World J Stomatol 2(4):103-107. Published online Nov 20, 2013. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v2.i4.103
38
Dental pulp stem cells: Novel cell-based and cell-free therapy for peripheral nerve repair  
Nessma Sultan, Laila E Amin, Ahmed R Zaher, Ben A Scheven, Mohammed E Grawish 
World J Stomatol 7(1):1-19. Published online Jan 15, 2019. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v7.i1.1
39
MMP-8 analysis in gingival crevicular fluid using ELISA and novel chair-side test  
Ghousia Akbari, MLV Prabhuji, Bangalore Varadhan Karthikeyan, Sandip G Chorghade 
World J Stomatol 2(1):24-29. Published online Feb 20, 2013. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v2.i1.24
40
Minireview of the clinical efficacy of platelet-rich plasma, platelet-rich fibrin and blood-clot revascularization for the regeneration of immature permanent teeth  
Peter E Murray 
World J Stomatol 6(1):1-5. Published online Jun 28, 2018. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v6.i1.1
41
Dental stem cells: Progress and perspectives  
Sasha Dimitrova-Nakov, Yassine Harichane, Michel Goldberg, Odile Kellermann 
World J Stomatol 2(3):35-39. Published online Aug 20, 2013. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v2.i3.35
42
Quantitative scintigraphic analysis of the apical seal in Thermafil/Topseal and RealSeal 1/Realseal filled root canals  
Manuel Marques Ferreira, Margarida Abrantes, Eunice Virgínia Carrilho, Maria Filomena Botelho 
World J Stomatol 2(2):30-34. Published online May 20, 2013. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v2.i2.30
43
Subconscious temporomandibular dysfunction therapy: A new therapeutic approach for temporomandibular disorders  
Andreas Florakis, Stavroula-Evita Fotinea, Christos Yapijakis 
World J Stomatol 3(1):10-18. Published online Feb 20, 2014. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v3.i1.10
44
Evaluation of factors affecting the success rate of orthodontic mini-implants by survival analysis  
Un-Bong Baik, Mohamed Bayome, Kwang-Heung Han, Jae Hyun Park, Min-Ho Jung, Yoon-Ah Kook 
World J Stomatol 2(3):56-61. Published online Aug 20, 2013. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v2.i3.56
45
Cytotoxicity of a silorane-based dental composite on human gingival fibroblasts  
Giovanna Orsini, Alberto Catellani, Concetta Ferretti, Marco Gesi, Monica Mattioli-Belmonte, Angelo Putignano 
World J Stomatol 2(4):86-90. Published online Nov 20, 2013. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v2.i4.86
46
Effects of low intensity laser irradiation phototherapy on dental pulp constructs  
Amr M Elnaghy, Peter E Murray, Paul Bradley, Melissa Marchesan, Kenneth N Namerow, Amany E Badr, Youssry M El-Hawary, Farid A Badria 
World J Stomatol 2(1):12-17. Published online Feb 20, 2013. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v2.i1.12
47
Pharmacogenomics in oral diseases  
Sridharan Gokul, Gokul Sapna 
World J Stomatol 2(4):67-70. Published online Nov 20, 2013. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v2.i4.67
48
Accuracy of linear vs spiral tomography: Alveolar crest to sinus/nasal floor height  
Mahsa Yoozbashizadeh, Seyed Ahmad Fatemitabar, Ehsan Sedighara, Arash Nikgoo 
World J Stomatol 2(4):91-96. Published online Nov 20, 2013. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v2.i4.91
49
Ozone action on Streptococcus mutans and Lactobacillus fermentum: A pilot study  
Joana Marques, Anabela Paula, Teresa Gonçalves, Manuel Ferreira, Eunice Carrilho 
World J Stomatol 2(1):18-23. Published online Feb 20, 2013. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v2.i1.18
50
Unraveling the role of epidermal growth factor receptor in oral lesions: Key to non surgical treatment modes  
Bhavna Chulliparampil Mohan, Punnya Vaijanath Angadi 
World J Stomatol 4(1):22-28. Published online Feb 20, 2015. doi: 10.5321/wjs.v4.i1.22