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Contemporary Pediatric Dentistry is dedicated to being a peer-reviewed, open-access journal focused on publishing original articles in all aspects of pediatric dentistry. Contemporary Pediatric Dentistry follows the best practices and ethical standards set forth by the following organizations.
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