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Cochrane Oral Health Group Scope

The Group aims to produce systematic reviews which primarily include all randomised controlled trials (RCTs) of oral health. Oral health is broadly conceived to include the prevention, treatment and rehabilitation of oral, dental and craniofacial diseases and disorders.


Topics

DENTAL CARIES      
  Prevention    
    Antimicrobial Mouthwashes/rinses
      Gel
    Dental floss  
    Interdental brushes/sticks  
    Irrigators  
    Preventive therapies Pit & fissure sealants
    Fluoride therapy Topical
      Systemic
    Diet Infant feeding
      Sugar substitutes
    Oral health education  
  Treatment    
    Restorative Tooth restorations
      Prostheses
    Extraction Postoperative complications
    Pulp treatment  
    Fluoride therapy Topical
    Ozone  
    Chemo-mechanical  

PERIODONTAL DISEASE      
  Gingivitis    
  Prevention    
    Oral health education  
    Oral hygiene instruction  
    Antimicrobial  
    Toothbrushes Manual or powered
    Dentifrices/toothbrushes Anti-calculus
      Triclosan
    Dental floss  
    Interdental brushes/sticks  
    Irrigators  
    Psychological interventions  
  Treatment    
    Surgical  
    Guided tissue regeneration  
    Non-surgical  
    Occlusal interventions  
  Associated conditions    

CRANIOFACIAL ANOMALIES    
  Treatment  
    Orthodontic treatment
    Cleft lip and palate

ORAL & MAXILLOFACIAL SURGERY  
  Removal of third molars
  Traumatic injury
  Implants/prostheses
  Nerve injuries

ORAL CANCER    
  Prevention  
    Screening
  Treatment  
    Retinoid therapy
    Ameloblastomas
  Oral care for cancer patients  

ORAL PAIN      
  Treatment    
    Dentine hypersensitivity  
    Temporomandibular joint disorders (TMD) pain Splint therapy
      Intra-articular injections
      Pharmacological
      Arthrocentesis and lavage
  Postoperative    
  Chronic facial pain    
  Orthodontic pain    

ORAL MEDICINE    
  Prevention  
    Infection control
    Aphthous stomatitis (mouth ulcers)
  Treatment  
    Oral lesions
    Burning mouth syndrome

ANTIBIOTIC THERAPY

DENTAL ANXIETY      

MAINTENANCE      

COSMETIC      
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