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Rating the quality of evidence in Evidence-based Dentistry.

Authors:
Derek Richards

Evid Based Dent 2019 Mar;20(1):32-33

Centre for Evidence-based Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of Dundee, Dundee, Scotland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41432-019-0008-7DOI Listing

Tinnitus in Temporomandibular Disorders patients: any clinical implications from research findings?

Evid Based Dent 2019 Mar;20(1):30-31

School of Dentistry, University of Siena, Siena, Italy.

Data sources PubMed, the Cochrane Library and the Web of Science databases supplemented by a search of selected textbooks and the reference lists of included papers.Study selection Two reviewers independently selected studies. Studies involving more than ten TMD patients published in English or Swedish were considered. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41432-019-0012-yDOI Listing

Splinted versus unsplinted overdenture attachment systems - no difference in clinical outcomes.

Authors:
Khaled Ahmed

Evid Based Dent 2019 Mar;20(1):28-29

School of Dentistry and Oral Health, Griffith University, Gold Coast Campus, Queensland, Australia.

Data sources PubMed/Medline, Scopus and Cochrane databases supplemented by hand searches in the journals; Clinical Oral Implants Research, Journal of Oral Rehabilitation, The Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry, Journal of Prosthodontics and Journal of Dentistry.Study Selection Randomised controlled clinical trials (RCTs), prospective studies with ≥ ten participants and follow-up periods ≥ six months, published in English, and comparing splinted and unsplinted attachment systems within the same study.Data extraction and synthesisTwo investigators independently performed the electronic search; of which one collected the data while the other investigator verified it. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41432-019-0006-9DOI Listing

The effectiveness of different attachment systems maxillary and mandibular implant overdentures.

Authors:
Gary L Stafford

Evid Based Dent 2019 Mar;20(1):26-27

Department of General Dental Sciences, Marquette University School of Dentistry, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.

Data sources Cochrane Oral Health's Trials Register, the Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials (CENTRAL), Medline, Embase, the US National Institutes of Health Ongoing Trials Register (ClinicalTrials.gov) and the World Health Organization International Clinical Trials Registry Platform.Study selection Randomised controlled trials (RCTs), including cross-over trials on maxillary or mandibular implant overdentures with different attachment systems with at least one-year follow-up were considered. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41432-019-0011-zDOI Listing

Inconclusive evidence of treatment modalities for peri-implantitis.

Evid Based Dent 2019 Mar;20(1):24-25

New York University, College of Dentistry, New York, USA.

Data sources Ovid Medline, Embase, EBM Review, Cochrane Central Register of Control Trials and the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.Study selection Randomised controlled trials or prospective cohort studies published in English with ≥10 patients and ≥6 months follow-up (the longest follow-up period was chosen in longitudinal studies which were published more than once). Experimental animal or in vitro studies were excluded. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41432-019-0007-8DOI Listing

Cold pulp testing is the simplest and most accurate of all dental pulp sensibility tests.

Authors:
Ben Balevi

Evid Based Dent 2019 Mar;20(1):22-23

Private Practice, 805 West Broadway, Suite 306, V5Z 1K1, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Data sources PubMed, Scopus and Web of Science.Study selection Cohort (retrospective and prospective) and cross-sectional clinical studies investigating the diagnostic accuracy of the cold pulp test (CPT), heat pulp test (HPT), electric pulp test (EPT), laser Doppler flowmetry (LDF) and pulp oximeter (PO). Pulpal diagnosis was confirmed by histological analysis, direct clinical observations (access cavity) or evidence of root canal filling (to confirm nonvital teeth). Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41432-019-0004-yDOI Listing

Does oral Nonsteroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs) premedication in patients with irreversible pulpitis increase the success rate of inferior alveolar nerve block?

Authors:
Ying J Wong

Evid Based Dent 2019 Mar;20(1):20-21

Department of Cariology and Comprehensive Care, New York University, College of Dentistry, New York, USA.

Data sources PubMed, EBSCOhost and Scopus database up till 9 September 2017 in English language. Clinical trial registry and reference lists of published systematic reviews, textbooks and selected articles were also searched.Study selection Population-based randomised clinical trials comparing effects of any single NSAID versus placebo as an oral premedication on the efficacy of IANB in achieving anaesthesia in patients ranging from age 14-68 with irreversible pulpitis who were undergoing nonsurgical root canal therapy in mandibular posterior teeth. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41432-019-0014-9DOI Listing
March 2019
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Do adjunctive statins improve periodontal treatment outcomes in patients with chronic periodontitis?

Evid Based Dent 2019 Mar;20(1):18-19

Dublin Dental University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland.

Data sources Medline-PubMed, Scopus and Embase databases.Study selection Controlled clinical trials studies with at least one month follow-up that utilised locally or systemically delivered statins as a sole adjunctive treatment to mechanical periodontal therapy in patients diagnosed with chronic or aggressive periodontitis were included. Selection was carried out independently by two reviewers. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41432-019-0009-6DOI Listing

No evidence to support benefit of 14-day courses of amoxicillin-plus-metronidazole as adjunct to non-surgical periodontal treatment at three months.

Evid Based Dent 2019 Mar;20(1):16-17

Université de Strasbourg, Dental Faculty, Periodontology, Strasbourg, France.

Data sources Databases including Embase, MEDLINE, The Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials and the WHO International Clinical Trial Register Platform were screened by two reviewers. A manual search has been performed in references from included articles and relevant reviews.Study selection Blinded, placebo-controlled, randomised clinical trials (RCTs) with a minimum follow-up of three months were included. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41432-019-0013-xDOI Listing

Oral care and nursing home-acquired pneumonia.

Evid Based Dent 2019 Mar;20(1):14-15

Department of Public Health, NHS Fife, Fife, Scotland.

Data sources Cochrane Oral Health Trials Register, Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials, MEDLINE, Embase, CINAHL, Chinese Biomedical Literature Database, China National Infrastructure, US National Institutes of Health Ongoing Trials Registry, WHO Clinical Trials Registry, Sciencepaper Online, 19 Chinese dental and nursing journals. Reference lists of included studies were also screened.Study selection Studies were included if they explored oral care with the purpose of reducing pneumonia compared to no oral care, usual care or other oral care measures. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41432-019-0002-0DOI Listing

Correction.

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Evid Based Dent 2019 Mar;20(1):13

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41432-019-0001-1DOI Listing

Are fluoride-containing sealants more effective than non-fluoride sealants?

Authors:
Ivor G Chestnutt

Evid Based Dent 2019 Mar;20(1):12-13

Cardiff University School of Dentistry, Cardiff, UK.

Design Multi-centre split mouth randomised controlled trial. Intervention Following prophylaxis, isolation, etching and drying the allocated resin-based fissure sealant (RBS) was applied according to the manufacturer's instructions. Reviews were undertaken by a blinded observer at 6,12,18 and 24 months. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41432-019-0019-4DOI Listing

Failure rates of palatal implants or mini-screws for orthodontic anchorage.

Evid Based Dent 2019 Mar;20(1):9-11

Private practice of orthodontics, Via Matteo Bandello 15, 20123, Milan, Italy.

Data sources Medline, Embase, the Cochrane Oral Health Group's Trials Register, CENTRAL, ClinicalTrials.gov, the National Research Register and Pro-Quest Dissertation Abstracts and Thesis databases. Study selection Randomised controlled trials (RCTs) non-randomised, or quasi-randomised controlled trials, prospective and retrospective studies involving the assessment of success or failure of palatal implants or palatal mini-screws for orthodontic anchorage reinforcement were considered. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41432-019-0010-0DOI Listing

Another oral cancer clinical guideline - but does it propose changes to dental practice?

Evid Based Dent 2019 Mar;20(1):7-8

University of Glasgow Dental School, Glasgow, Scotland.

Scope and purpose This guideline concerns patients with no lesions, innocuous or nonsuspicious lesions, lesions suspected to be potentially malignant as well as malignant lesions of the oral cavity. The audience for this guideline is health care workers who examine the mouth as well as community dental health co-ordinators and policy makers. Methodology The Appraisal of Guidelines Research & Evaluation reporting checklist II and the GIN-McMaster Guideline Development Checklist were followed and the guideline is partly informed by systematic reviews and diagnostic test accuracy meta-analyses. Read More

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http://www.nature.com/articles/s41432-019-0005-x
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March 2019
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Evidence-based Dentistry Journal appoints new editor.

Authors:
Derek Richards

Evid Based Dent 2019 Mar;20(1)

Centre for Evidence-based Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of Dundee, Dundee, Scotland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41432-019-0017-6DOI Listing

20 years - 20 highlights.

Authors:
Derek Richards

Evid Based Dent 2019 Mar;20(1):4-6

Centre for Evidence-based Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of Dundee, Dundee, Scotland.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41432-019-0003-zDOI Listing

Malignant transformation rates in Oral Lichen Planus.

Authors:
Derek Richards

Evid Based Dent 2018 Dec;19(4):122

Centre for Evidence-Based Dentistry, Dundee Dental School, University of Dundee, Dundee, Scotland.

Data sourcesPubMed, Scopus and Web of Science databases.Study selectionCohort, case-control or retrospective studies involving more than 50 patients with biopsy proven diagnosis and absence of dysplasia at initial diagnosis of oral lichen planus (OLP) or oral lichenoid lesions (OLL) were considered.Data extraction and synthesisTwo reviewers independently selected the studies and abstracted data. Read More

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http://www.nature.com/doifinder/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401349
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401349DOI Listing
December 2018
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Prevalence of oral potentially malignant disorders.

Authors:
Derek Richards

Evid Based Dent 2018 Dec;19(4):120-121

Centre for Evidence-Based Dentistry, Dundee Dental School, University of Dundee, Dundee, Scotland.

Data sourcesThe Latin American and Caribbean Health Sciences (LILACS), LIVIVO, PubMed/Medline, Science Direct, Web of Science, Google Scholar, Open Gray and ProQuest database.Study selectionObservational studies conducted in adults aged over 18 where oral potentially malignant disorders (OPMDs) had clinical diagnoses histologically confirmed were included.Data extraction and synthesisStudy selection and data abstraction were undertaken by two reviewers independently. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401348DOI Listing
December 2018
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The effectiveness of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy in the reduction of dental anxiety in children.

Evid Based Dent 2018 Dec;19(4):104

Professor of Dental Public Health, School of Clinical Dentistry, University of Sheffield, UK.

Data sourcesCochrane Library, Embase, PubMed, Scopus, Web of Science, LILACS/BBO, PsycINFO, ClinicalTrials, ISRCTN registry, UK National Institute for Health and Care Excellence, International Clinical Trials Registry Platform, ProQuest and OpenGrey.Study selectionTwo independent and calibrated reviewers selected randomised controlled trials investigating cognitive behavioural therapy use in dentally anxious children.Data extraction and synthesisRisk of bias was assessed by two independent reviewers according to the Cochrane Collaboration tool. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401339DOI Listing
December 2018
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Reminder systems during orthodontic treatment.

Evid Based Dent 2018 Dec;19(4):109-110

Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Newcastle, UK.

Data sourcesCochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials (CENTRAL), LILACS, Scopus, Web of Science, Medline and Embase.Study selectionHuman randomised controlled trials evaluating the effectiveness of reminders in orthodontics were included. Interventions including any form of participant reminder compared to a control. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401342DOI Listing
December 2018
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Are standardised caries risk assessment models effective?

Authors:
Soraya C Leal

Evid Based Dent 2018 Dec;19(4):102-103

Department of Dentistry, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Brasília, Brazil.

Data sourcesPubMed, Scopus and Embase were searched from 2000 to 2016.Study selectionA search strategy was developed to identify randomised clinical trials, cross-sectional studies, cohort studies, comparative studies, validation studies and evaluation studies that tested standardised caries risk assessment (CRA) models. There was no restriction with respect to patients' age, but caries data should have been recorded using the Decayed, Missing, Filled Tooth/Surface (DMFT/S) or the International Caries Detection and Assessment System (ICDAS) indices. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401338DOI Listing
December 2018
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Autologous Platelet Concentrates to improve post extraction outcomes.

Evid Based Dent 2018 Dec;19(4):118-119

Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery and Orthodontics, Monklands Hospital, Airdrie, Scotland.

Data sourcesElectronic search of Medline, Embase, Scopus and the Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials (CENTRAL). Manual search of multiple dental journals and review reference lists.Study selectionTwo authors searched studies without any language or follow-up duration restrictions. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401347DOI Listing
December 2018
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The efficacy of articaine and lidocaine local anaesthetic in child patients.

Evid Based Dent 2018 Dec;19(4):105-106

Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam (ACTA), Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Data sourcesCochrane CENTRAL Register of Controlled Trials, Medline, Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature (CINAHL), Embase, SCIEXPANDED (ISI Web of Knowledge).Study selectionTwo reviewers selected randomised clinical trials (RCTs) that compared the efficacy of articaine and lidocaine in pain rating during dental treatment in child patients.Data extraction and synthesisTwo authors extracted data using a standardised form, and risk of bias was assessed based on Cochranes Risk of bias tool for RCTs. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401340DOI Listing
December 2018
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Are risk-based dental recalls risky?

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Derek Richards

Evid Based Dent 2018 Dec;19(4):98-99

Editor.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401353DOI Listing
December 2018
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Early childhood caries and candida albicans.

Authors:
Duangthip D

Evid Based Dent 2018 Dec;19(4):100-101

Faculty of Dentistry, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

Data sourcesSeven electronic databases including PubMed, Web of Science, Scopus, Embase, Cochrane Library, LILACS and ClinicalTrials.gov and grey literature were searched. There was no information regarding the restriction of language or publication date. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401337DOI Listing
December 2018
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The effectiveness of interproximal oral hygiene aids.

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Derek Richards

Evid Based Dent 2018 Dec;19(4):107-108

Centre for Evidence-Based Dentistry, Dundee Dental School, University of Dundee, Dundee, Scotland.

Data sourcesMedline, Embase and Web of Science databases. This was supplemented with searches of the journals; Journal of Periodontology, Journal of Clinical Periodontology, The International Journal of Periodontics and Restorative Dentistry and International Journal of Dental Hygiene.Study selectionRandomised controlled trials assessing interproximal oral hygiene (IOH) aids in physically competent patients reporting gingival inflammation, plaque or probing depth with at least two weeks follow-up were included. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401341DOI Listing
December 2018
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HEMA-free or HEMA-containing adhesive systems for non-carious cervical lesions.

Evid Based Dent 2018 Dec;19(4):114-115

Division of Restorative Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of Dundee, Dundee, Scotland.

Data sourcesMedline/PubMed, Web of Science, Open Grey, Scopus and Cochrane Library databases were searched with no restrictions on dates or language.Study selectionRandomised controlled clinical trials (RCTs) comparing the effectiveness of HEMA-free and HEMA-containing adhesive systems in NCCL restorations were included.Data extraction and synthesisTwo reviewers extracted data with risk of bias being assessed using the Cochrane tool. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401345DOI Listing
December 2018
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Occlusal schemes for complete dentures.

Evid Based Dent 2018 Dec;19(4):116-117

Division of Restorative Dentistry, School of Dentistry, University of Dundee, Dundee, Scotland.

Data sourcesMedline, Scopus and Cochrane Library databases supplemented by searches in the journals; American Journal of Dentistry, Clinical Oral Investigation, International Journal of Prosthodontics, Journal of Dental Research, Journal of Oral Rehabilitation, Journal of Prosthodontics, Journal of Prosthodontic Research, Journal of Advanced Prosthodontics and Journal of Prosthetic Dentistry.Study selectionRandomised controlled trials (RCTs) or prospective studies comparing bilateral balanced occlusion (BBO) with other schemes, eg lingual occlusion (LO) canine guidance (CG) and neutral-centric or zero-degree (ZD).Data extraction and synthesisOne reviewer extracted the data and two reviewers assessed risk of bias using the Newcastle-Ottawa scale for non-randomised studies and the Cochrane risk of bias tool for RCTs. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401346DOI Listing
December 2018
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En masse versus two-step retraction of the anterior segment.

Evid Based Dent 2018 Dec;19(4):111-112

Academic Clinical Fellow/StR in Paediatric Dentistry, Centre for Oral Health Research, Newcastle University, Newcastle Upon Tyne, UK.

Data sourcesMedline, Scopus, Web of Science, PubMed and the Cochrane Central Register of controlled Trials (CENTRAL). Handsearching of references lists of included studies.Study selectionRandomised controlled clinical trials (RCTs) and prospective controlled clinical trials (pCCTs) of orthodontic patients treated with pre-adjusted fixed appliances, requiring space closure in the maxillary arch, comparing en masse retraction and two-step retraction. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401343DOI Listing
December 2018
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Bicycle helmet use and facial injuries.

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Derek Richards

Evid Based Dent 2018 Dec;19(4):113

Centre for Evidence-Based Dentistry, Dundee Dental School, University of Dundee, Dundee, Scotland.

Data sourcesPubMed/Medline, Google Scholar and Cochrane Library databasesStudy selectionTwo reviewers independently selected studies. Observational studies involving patients >16 years comparing facial injuries in those wearing and not wearing cycle helmets were included. Studies were excluded if they examined the effects of helmet legislation, reported facial injuries with other injuries, compared different types of helmet or were wholly paediatric studies. Read More

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http://www.nature.com/doifinder/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401344
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December 2018
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Questions and answers in EBD Volume 19.

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Derek Richards

Evid Based Dent 2018 Dec;19(4):123-126

Editor, Evidence-based Dentistry.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401350DOI Listing
December 2018
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No evidence that fluoride supplements taken during pregnancy prevent caries.

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Derek Richards

Evid Based Dent 2018 Oct;19(3):73

Centre for Evidence-Based Dentistry, Dundee Dental School, University of Dundee, Dundee, Scotland.

Data sourcesCochrane Oral Healths Trials Register, the Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials (CENTRAL) Medline, Embase, LILACS BIREME Virtual Health Library CINAHL US National Institutes of Health Ongoing Trials Register (ClinicalTrials.gov) and the World Health Organization International Clinical Trials Registry Platform databases.Study selectionRandomised controlled trials (RCTs) including quasi-randomised and cluster-randomised trials of fluoride supplements (tablets, drops, lozenges or chewing gum) given to women during pregnancy with the aim of preventing caries in the primary teeth of their children were selected. Read More

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http://www.nature.com/doifinder/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401320
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401320DOI Listing
October 2018
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Caries removal in primary teeth using Papacarie.

Authors:
Falk Schwendicke

Evid Based Dent 2018 Oct;19(3):74

Department of Operative and Preventive Dentistry, Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Germany.

Data sourcesPubMed, Embase, Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials and the Web of Science were searched. Whether any limits on language were applied remains unclear. Studies published up to January 2018 were included. Read More

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http://www.nature.com/doifinder/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401321
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October 2018
14 Reads

Photodynamic therapy for symptomatic oral lichen planus.

Evid Based Dent 2018 Oct;19(3):90-91

NYU College of Dentistry, New York, USA.

Data sourcesMEDLINE/PubMed, Scopus and ISI Web of knowledge, from date of inception up to July 2017. Hand searching of the reference lists of the included studies was performed.Study selectionRandomised (RCT) and non-randomised (n-RCT) controlled trials and controlled and comparative studies were included in patients more than 18 years old diagnosed with symptomatic oral lichen planus, histopathologically confirmed, on the use of photodynamic therapy (PDT) compared with corticosteroids, published in English. Read More

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http://www.nature.com/doifinder/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401330
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October 2018
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Glass ionomer or composite resin for primary molars.

Evid Based Dent 2018 Oct;19(3):86-87

Centre for Oral Health Research, Newcastle University, UK.

Data sourcesPubMed, Scopus, Web of Science, Virtual Health Library (VHL), Cochrane Library, Clinical Trials and OpenGrey.Study selectionRandomised controlled trials comparing the clinical effectiveness of Class II restorations performed with conventional (C-GIC) or resin-modified glass ionomer cement (RM-GIC) and composite resin (CR) in primary molar teeth. No date of publication or language restrictions. Read More

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http://www.nature.com/doifinder/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401328
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401328DOI Listing
October 2018
29 Reads

Buffered local anaesthetic and injection pain and onset time.

Evid Based Dent 2018 Oct;19(3):92

New York University, College of Dentistry, New York, USA.

Data sourcesMedline, Embase, Scopus and Scielo were searched until April 2017 supplemented by manual searching.Study selectionClinical trials with parallel-groups, crossover and split mouth in patients older than 18 years were included with no language restrictions. The primary outcome considered was changes in pain intensity, while the secondary outcome was changes on onset time. Read More

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http://www.nature.com/doifinder/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401331
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October 2018
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Derek Richards to retire as Editor of EBD.

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Evid Based Dent 2018 Oct;19(3):93

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401332DOI Listing
October 2018
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Limited evidence for the effectiveness of antiseptic sprays for control of plaque and gingival inflammation.

Authors:
Derek Richards

Evid Based Dent 2018 Oct;19(3):75

Centre for Evidence-Based Dentistry, Dundee Dental School, University of Dundee, Dundee, Scotland.

Data sourcesPubMed, the Cochrane Library and Web of Science databases.Study selectionRandomised controlled trials (RCTs) providing information on the effectiveness of oral sprays on plaque or gingival inflammation and published in English were considered.Data extraction and synthesisTwo reviewers independently screened the studies, abstracted data and assessed risk of bias using the Cochrane tool. Read More

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http://www.nature.com/doifinder/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401322
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401322DOI Listing
October 2018
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Diagnostic efficacy of direct and indirect digital imaging for approximal caries.

Evid Based Dent 2018 Oct;19(3):71-72

Centre for Dental Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London, UK.

Data sourcesMedline, Embase, LILACS, PubMed, The Cochrane Library and Web of Science databases. A grey literature search was conducted through Google Scholar, where abstracts from the top 100 results (as sorted by search engine relevance) were examined. Hand searching of reference lists only. Read More

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http://www.nature.com/doifinder/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401319
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401319DOI Listing
October 2018
18 Reads

Digital and conventional impressions have similar working times.

Evid Based Dent 2018 Oct;19(3):84-85

Aberdeen Dental Institute, Aberdeen, Scotland.

Data sourcesMedline, Cochrane, Science Direct, Scopus and Embase were electronically searched and complemented with hand searches. Studies published from 1955 to July 2016 were considered.Study selectionClinical studies (prospective, retrospective and RCTs) relating to digital implant or tooth impression techniques, comparing patient reported outcome measures (PROMs) and procedure working times compared to conventional impression techniques were considered. Read More

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http://www.nature.com/doifinder/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401327
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401327DOI Listing
October 2018
22 Reads

Global prevalence of molar incisor hypomineralisation.

Evid Based Dent 2018 Oct;19(3):78-79

Centre for Oral Health Research, Newcastle University, UK.

Data sourcesPubMed, Web of Science, ScienceDirect, Chinese Biological Medical Literature Database, Chinese Wanfang Database, Chinese National Knowledge Infrastructure and reference lists of key publications. Language restrictions were placed with inclusion of English and Chinese texts only. No date restrictions were applied. Read More

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http://www.nature.com/doifinder/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401324
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401324DOI Listing
October 2018
23 Reads

Stepping down but not out.

Authors:
Derek Richards

Evid Based Dent 2018 Oct;19(3):66

Editor.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401316DOI Listing
October 2018
1 Read

Oral health literacy, oral health behaviours and dental outcomes.

Evid Based Dent 2018 Oct;19(3):69-70

Department of Public Health, NHS Ayrshire and Arran, Scotland.

Data sourcesEight electronic databases were searched: Medline (through PubMed), ISI Web of Science, Scopus, The Cochrane Library, National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence, Lilacs and the Brazilian Library of Dentistry, Controlled-trials database of Clinical Trials and Clinical Trials-US National Institute of Health. A grey literature search was also conducted and reference lists of included studies were interrogated.Study selectionInclusion criteria were studies which examined the relationship between oral health literacy and one of the pre-defined outcomes including oral health behaviours, perception, knowledge and dental treatment outcomes. Read More

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http://www.nature.com/doifinder/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401318
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401318DOI Listing
October 2018
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The influence of local delivery of bisphosphonate on osseointegration of dental implants.

Evid Based Dent 2018 Oct;19(3):82-83

Centre of Teaching and Innovation Institute of Dentistry, Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry.

Data sourcesThe databases searched were the Cochrane Library, PubMed/Medline, Embase, ISI Web of Knowledge, Scopus and SIGLE OpenGrey. Databases were searched with no restriction on year of publication or language.Study selectionRandomised controlled clinical trials (RCTs), prospective and retrospective studies, case-control studies and case series studies in humans were included. Read More

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401326DOI Listing
October 2018
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Extraction or non-extraction treatment for Class II division 2 malocclusion?

Evid Based Dent 2018 Oct;19(3):88-89

NYU College of Dentistry, New York, USA.

Data sourcesThe following databases were searched: Cochrane Oral Health Trial Register, Cochrane central register for controlled trials, Medline Ovid and Embase Ovid. The following were searched for ongoing trials: US National Institutes of Health Trials Register and World Health Organization International Clinical Trials Registry Platform. No language, publication year or publication status restrictions were imposed. Read More

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October 2018
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More patient-centred measures required to evaluate hypodontia care outcomes and drive health service improvements.

Evid Based Dent 2018 Oct;19(3):76-77

Dundee Dental Hospital, Dundee, UK.

Data sourcesPubMed, Medline via Ovid (1946 onward), EMBASE via Ovid (1947 onward), Scopus, Web of Science (Scientific Citation Index, Conference Indexes), dissertations and theses databases; Cochrane Collaboration (DARE, CDSR), NICE, SIGN, ClinicalTrials.gov; grey literature searching.Study selectionSix electronic databases were searched for terms related to hypodontia and treatment methods, and four further electronic databases searched using terms for hypodontia only. Read More

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http://www.nature.com/doifinder/10.1038/sj.ebd.6401323
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October 2018
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Call for applications: Editor, Evidence-Based Dentistry.

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Evid Based Dent 2018 Oct;19(3):93

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October 2018
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New Look for Cochrane Library.

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Evid Based Dent 2018 Oct;19(3):94

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October 2018
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Anodised or turned dental implants?

Evid Based Dent 2018 Oct;19(3):80-81

New York University, College of Dentistry, New York, USA.

Data sourcesAn electronic search without time or language restrictions was undertaken using several databases: PubMed/Medline, Web of Science and the Cochrane Oral Health Group Trials Register and ongoing clinical trials. Manual searches were performed in dental implant related journals and reference lists of identified studies, and relevant reviews were scanned for possible additional studies.Study selectionEligibility criteria included human clinical studies, either randomised or not, comparing implant failure rates, MBL and/or post-operative infection in any group of patients receiving turned (machined) and anodised-surface (TiUnite) implants, both from the same implant manufacturer. Read More

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October 2018
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