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161. Limited evidence supports the use of fluoride varnish for the prevention of dental caries in the primary dentition

Limited evidence supports the use of fluoride varnish for the prevention of dental caries in the primary dentition Limited evidence supports the use of fluoride varnish for the prevention of dental caries in the primary dentition ADA Websites Access news, member benefits and ADA policy Attend ADA's premier event Access cutting-edge continuing education courses Find evidence to support your clinical decisions Access member-only practice content Make a difference with dentistry's premier (...) Council's children's oral health website Evidence Education About * Associated Topics Limited evidence supports the use of fluoride varnish for the prevention of dental caries in the primary dentition L. Virginia Powell DMD, GPR . Overview Systematic Review Conclusion Fluoride varnish may reduce the incidence of caries in the primary teeth of children younger than 6 years of age, but the evidence is inconclusive. Critical Summary Assessment Even though the majority of clinical trials support

ADA Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry2011

162. Limited evidence supports the use of fluoride varnish for the prevention of dental caries in the primary dentition

Limited evidence supports the use of fluoride varnish for the prevention of dental caries in the primary dentition Limited evidence supports the use of fluoride varnish for the prevention of dental caries in the primary dentition ADA Websites Access news, member benefits and ADA policy Attend ADA's premier event Take advantage of endorsed, discounted business products Access cutting-edge continuing education courses Find evidence to support your clinical decisions Access member-only practice (...) Council's children's oral health website Evidence Education About * Associated Topics Limited evidence supports the use of fluoride varnish for the prevention of dental caries in the primary dentition L. Virginia Powell DMD, GPR . Overview Systematic Review Conclusion Fluoride varnish may reduce the incidence of caries in the primary teeth of children younger than 6 years of age, but the evidence is inconclusive. Critical Summary Assessment Even though the majority of clinical trials support

ADA Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry2011

163. Limited evidence suggests that silver diamine fluoride may effectively arrest and prevent dental caries in children

Limited evidence suggests that silver diamine fluoride may effectively arrest and prevent dental caries in children Limited evidence suggests that silver diamine fluoride may effectively arrest and prevent dental caries in children ADA Websites Access news, member benefits and ADA policy Attend ADA's premier event Access cutting-edge continuing education courses Find evidence to support your clinical decisions Access member-only practice content Make a difference with dentistry's premier (...) Council's children's oral health website Evidence Education About * Associated Topics Limited evidence suggests that silver diamine fluoride may effectively arrest and prevent dental caries in children Donald L. Chi D.D.S., PhD . Overview Systematic Review Conclusion Silver diamine fluoride (SDF) is more effective than, and as safe as, fluoride varnish in arresting and preventing dental caries. Critical Summary Assessment The results of two studies, only one of which was a nonrandomized study

ADA Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry2011

164. Limited evidence suggests that silver diamine fluoride may effectively arrest and prevent dental caries in children

Limited evidence suggests that silver diamine fluoride may effectively arrest and prevent dental caries in children Limited evidence suggests that silver diamine fluoride may effectively arrest and prevent dental caries in children ADA Websites Access news, member benefits and ADA policy Attend ADA's premier event Take advantage of endorsed, discounted business products Access cutting-edge continuing education courses Find evidence to support your clinical decisions Access member-only practice (...) Council's children's oral health website Evidence Education About * Associated Topics Limited evidence suggests that silver diamine fluoride may effectively arrest and prevent dental caries in children Donald L. Chi D.D.S., PhD . Overview Systematic Review Conclusion Silver diamine fluoride (SDF) is more effective than, and as safe as, fluoride varnish in arresting and preventing dental caries. Critical Summary Assessment The results of two studies, only one of which was a nonrandomized study

ADA Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry2011

165. Caris Target Now? molecular profiling service for solid malignant tumours

Caris Target Now? molecular profiling service for solid malignant tumours Caris Target Now™ molecular profiling service for solid malignant tumours Caris Target Now™ molecular profiling service for solid malignant tumours NHSC Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database. Citation NHSC. Caris Target Now™ molecular profiling service for solid

Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.2011

166. Caries preventive effects of xylitol-based candies and lozenges: a systematic review

Caries preventive effects of xylitol-based candies and lozenges: a systematic review Caries preventive effects of xylitol-based candies and lozenges: a systematic review Caries preventive effects of xylitol-based candies and lozenges: a systematic review Antonio AG, Pierro VS, Maia LC CRD summary This review concluded that three unclear-quality trials suggested that xylitol-based sweets could reduce the incidence of caries for a wide population, but not for proximal surfaces. Well-designed (...) randomised trials were needed. These conclusions were appropriately cautious, and seem likely to be reliable. Authors' objectives To assess the effects of xylitol-based lozenges or sweets, for the prevention of caries. Searching PubMed, LILACS, Web of Science, and The Cochrane Library were searched for studies published up to November 2009. A search strategy was reported. Selected articles were handsearched. Study selection Controlled trials, lasting at least one year and studying the efficacy of xylitol

DARE.2011

167. Non-fluoride caries preventive agents: full report of a systematic review and evidence-based recommendations

Non-fluoride caries preventive agents: full report of a systematic review and evidence-based recommendations Non-fluoride caries preventive agents: full report of a systematic review and evidence-based recommendations Non-fluoride caries preventive agents: full report of a systematic review and evidence-based recommendations Rethman MP, Beltran-Aguilar ED, Billings RJ, Burne RA, Clark M, Donly KJ, Hujoel PP, Katz BP, Milgrom P, Sohn W, Stamm JW, Watson G, Wolff M, Wright JT, Zero D, Aravamudhan (...) K, Frantsve-Hawley J, Meyer DM, American Dental Association Council on Scientific Affairs Expert Panel on Nonfluoride Caries Preventive Agents CRD summary This review concluded that certain non-fluoride agents may provide some benefit as additional therapy for children and adults at high risk of developing caries. Despite some limitations to the review, the authors seemed to make suitable judgments about when to pool studies and when there was sufficient evidence to produce recommendations, so

DARE.2011

168. Early childhood caries in Indigenous communities

Early childhood caries in Indigenous communities Early childhood caries in Indigenous communities | Position statements and practice points | Early childhood caries in Indigenous communities | Canadian Paediatric Society Protecting and promoting the health and well-being of children and youth CPS Member Login | Who We Are What We Do Get Involved Education/CPD Publications Careers > Share POSITION STATEMENT Early childhood caries in Indigenous communities Posted: Jun 1 2011 Reaffirmed: Feb 1 (...) and Alaska Native) is a major child health issue. This is exemplified by the high prevalence of early childhood caries (ECC) with resulting adverse health effects, as well as high rates and costs of restorative and surgical treatments under general anesthesia. ECC is an infectious disease that is influenced by multiple factors, including socioeconomic determinants, and requires a combination of approaches for improvement. The present statement includes recommendations for oral health preventive

Canadian Paediatric Society2011

169. Fluoride Protection Against Caries

Fluoride Protection Against Caries UTCAT763, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title Topical Fluorides Are More Effective Than Community Water Fluoridation In Preventing Caries Clinical Question Is topical fluoride more effective in preventing caries than water fluoridation? Clinical Bottom Line Topical fluoride is more effective in reducing and preventing caries than water fluoridation. Fluoride varnish (...) and developing countries, and fluoride containing products such as toothpaste need to be expanded. Fluoride toothpaste and mouth rinse reduce caries by 24-26% while water fluoridation only reduces caries by 15%. Caries reduced 26-28% for foams and gels and 46% with fluoride varnish. #2) Marinho/2003 Children from 5-16 Systematic Review with Meta-Analysis Key results Children aged 5 to 16 years who applied fluoride in the form of toothpaste, mouth rinses, gels or varnishes had fewer decayed, missing

UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library2011

170. Dietary Counseling in Caries Prevention

Dietary Counseling in Caries Prevention UTCAT764, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title Dietary Counseling In Caries Prevention Ineffective Clinical Question Will dietary counseling prevent dental caries? Clinical Bottom Line Dietary counseling alone will not prevent dental caries. (See Comments on the CAT below) Best Evidence (you may view more info by clicking on the PubMed ID link) PubMed ID Author / Year (...) Patient Group Study type (level of evidence) #1) Kay/1996 Unknown Meta-Analysis Key results Both qualitative and quantitative analysis revealed dental health education had no noticeable effect on dental caries. Evidence Search "Health Education"[Mesh]"Dental Caries"[Mesh] Comments on The Evidence In the article by Kay, the individual studies used where assessed for validity and 37 papers scored high enough to be included in the meta-analysis. Applicability The meta-analysis is applicable

UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library2011

171. Dietary Bioflavonoid Supplementation And Dental Caries

Dietary Bioflavonoid Supplementation And Dental Caries UTCAT804, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title Dietary Bioflavonoid Supplementation and Dental Caries Clinical Question In an adult population will dietary bioflavonoid supplementation reduce dental caries compared to placebo? Clinical Bottom Line Early research on bioflavonoid supplementation has shown significant reduction of dental caries but more (...) research is needed. (See Comments on the CAT below) Best Evidence (you may view more info by clicking on the PubMed ID link) PubMed ID Author / Year Patient Group Study type (level of evidence) #1) Wood / 2007 40 male albino rats Animal Study Key results Dietary bioflavonoid supplementation with rutin, quercetin, and naringin showed a statistically significant effect on decreasing dental caries versus placebo in rats. #2) Koyama Y/2010 25,078 persons from Ohsaki Cohort 2006 Study in Japan Cohort study

UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library2011

172. Breastfeeding and Early Childhood Caries

Breastfeeding and Early Childhood Caries UTCAT859, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title No Effect Of Breast Feeding On Early Childhood Caries Clinical Question In healthy nursing infants can prolonged (more than six months) breast feeding contribute to the development of early childhood caries as compared to breastfeeding for a period of six months or less? Clinical Bottom Line There is no evidence (...) that suggests that any benefit or harm from prolonged and/or exclusive breast feeding on dental caries. Best Evidence (you may view more info by clicking on the PubMed ID link) PubMed ID Author / Year Patient Group Study type (level of evidence) #1) Kramer/2007 17046 healthy mother/infant breastfeeding pairs Randomized Controlled Trial Key results The trial was from a study on breast feeding promotion intervention that assessed the effects of breast feeding promotion on breast feeding duration

UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library2011

173. Diagnosis of Interproximal Caries Using Bitewing Radiographs Rendered By Modern Panoramic X-ray Units

Diagnosis of Interproximal Caries Using Bitewing Radiographs Rendered By Modern Panoramic X-ray Units UTCAT865, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM Error cat111. | | | | | | | | Links from web sites affiliated with The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio's web site (www.uthscsa.edu) to other websites do not constitute or imply university endorsement of those sites, their content, or products and services

UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library2011

174. Dental Air Abrasion Versus High Speed Rotary Instrumentation in Caries Preparation

Dental Air Abrasion Versus High Speed Rotary Instrumentation in Caries Preparation UTCAT850, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title Dental Air Abrasion Versus High Speed Rotary Instrumentation In Caries Preparation Clinical Question In a patient with carious lesions, is the use of air abrasives more effective than rotary instruments in the removal of tooth decay? Clinical Bottom Line No evidence was found (...) and may offer an alternative to rotary instrumentation. Specialty/Discipline (General Dentistry) (Pediatric Dentistry) (Prosthodontics) (Restorative Dentistry) Keywords Air abrasion, caries preparation, rotary instruments ID# 850 Date of submission: 04/14/2011 E-mail barnesjl@livemail.uthscsa.edu Author Joseph Barnes Co-author(s) Co-author(s) e-mail Faculty mentor/Co-author Mark Littlestar, DDS Faculty mentor/Co-author e-mail littlestarm@uthscsa.edu Basic Science Rationale (Mechanisms that may account

UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library2011

175. Use of povidone iodine in the prevention and management of early childhood caries

Use of povidone iodine in the prevention and management of early childhood caries UTCAT791, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title Use Of Povidone Iodine In The Prevention and Management Of Early Childhood Caries Clinical Question In children at risk for early childhood caries does adding povidone iodine to oral hygiene and rehabilitation measures reduce caries prevalence more than oral (...) hygiene and rehabilitation measures alone? Clinical Bottom Line In children at risk for early childhood caries, adding povidone iodine to oral hygiene and rehabilitation measures can reduce caries prevalence more than oral hygiene and rehabilitation measures alone. Best Evidence (you may view more info by clicking on the PubMed ID link) PubMed ID Author / Year Patient Group Study type (level of evidence) #1) Lopez/2002 Children at risk for early childhood caries Randomized Controlled Trial Key results “The estimated

UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library2011

176. The effectiveness of xylitol in reducing caries

The effectiveness of xylitol in reducing caries UTCAT823, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title The Effectiveness Of Xylitol In Reducing Caries Clinical Question Are commercially available xylitol-containing gums more effective in reducing caries compared to other sugarless gums? Clinical Bottom Line The xylitol containing gum on the market is more effective than other sugarless (sorbitol-containing) gum (...) in reducing caries. (See Comments on the CAT below) Best Evidence (you may view more info by clicking on the PubMed ID link) PubMed ID Author / Year Patient Group Study type (level of evidence) #1) Makinen/1995 1277 children (mean age, 10.2 years) Double-Blind Controlled Cohort study Key results Participants were double blinded and were assigned into nine different groups: no gum use, four xylitol groups, two xylitol-sorbitol groups, one sorbitol group. After 40 months later, four dentist performed caries

UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library2011

177. Glass ionomer vs. amalgam for the prevention of recurrent root surface caries

Glass ionomer vs. amalgam for the prevention of recurrent root surface caries UTCAT770, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title Glass Ionomer Restorations Of Root Surface Caries Are More Resistant To Recurrent Caries Than Amalgam In Fluoride Users Clinical Question In a patient with root surface caries that is to be treated with a restoration, would an amalgam restoration or a glass ionomer restoration be more (...) effective in preventing recurrent caries? Clinical Bottom Line Glass ionomer restorations had a greater potential than amalgam for remineralization of root surface lesions, and therefore less development of recurrent caries at the cavosurface margins. (See Comments on the CAT below) Best Evidence (you may view more info by clicking on the PubMed ID link) PubMed ID Author / Year Patient Group Study type (level of evidence) #1) Haveman/2003 111 restorations with the gingival cavosurface margin on the root

UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library2011

178. Do Adult Women Have a Higher Caries Prevalence Than Adult Men?

Do Adult Women Have a Higher Caries Prevalence Than Adult Men? UTCAT766, Found CAT view, CRITICALLY APPRAISED TOPICs University: | | ORAL HEALTH EVIDENCE-BASED PRACTICE PROGRAM View the CAT / Title Do Adult Women Have A Higher Caries Prevalence Than Adult Men? Clinical Question In an adult female, is her dental caries prevalence greater than that of an adult male? Clinical Bottom Line It is not clear if there are significant gender disparities in caries prevalence, thus, more research needs (...) to be done in order to answer this question. (See Comments on the CAT below) Best Evidence (you may view more info by clicking on the PubMed ID link) PubMed ID Author / Year Patient Group Study type (level of evidence) #1) Lukacs/2006 3,288 teeth amongst the Guanaches of the Canary Islands Review Article Key results The corrected caries rate for females was 8.8%, nearly twice the male caries rate of 4.5%. #2) NHANES Adults 20-64 yrs of age from the USA Cohort Key results The percentage of females

UTHSCSA Dental School CAT Library2011

179. KHA-CARI Guideline: cytomegalovirus disease and kidney transplantation

KHA-CARI Guideline: cytomegalovirus disease and kidney transplantation Original Article KHA-CARI guideline: Cytomegalovirus disease and kidney transplantationnep_1521 683..687 HELEN PILMORE, 1 BRUCE PUSSELL 2 and DAVID GOODMAN 3 1 Department of Renal Medicine, Auckland Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand; 2 Department of Nephrology, Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia; and 3 Department of Nephrology, St Vincent’s Hospital, Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia (...) • the cost-effectiveness of therapy, and • the effect of prophylaxis on acute rejection. Summary of the evidence Please refer to the evidence tables for this subtopic – see the CARI (Caring for Australians with Renal Impairment) website under ‘CMV Disease and Kidney Transplantation’. Key references 1. Flechner SM, Avery RK, Fisher R et al. A randomised, prospective, controlled trial of oral acyclovir versus oral ganciclovir for cytomegalovirus prophylaxis in high-risk kidney transplant recipients

KHA-CARI Guidelines2011

180. Non-fluoride agents for caries prevention

Non-fluoride agents for caries prevention EBD: Non-fluoride caries preventive agents - clinical practice guidelines and systematic review ADA Websites Access news, member benefits and ADA policy Attend ADA's premier event Access cutting-edge continuing education courses Find evidence to support your clinical decisions Access member-only practice content Investing in better oral health for all. Together. Take advantage of endorsed, discounted business products Purchase ADA products Access oral (...) -health information for the public and ADA Find-A-Dentist Partnerships and Commissions Learn about ADA CERP recognition, look up CERP recognized CE providers and find CE courses. Explore CODA's role and find accredited schools and programs Learn about the examinations used in licensing dentists and dental hygienists View the campaign and resources for children's oral health Visit the Ad Council's children's oral health website Evidence Education About EBD: Non-fluoride caries preventive agents Non

American Dental Association Guidelines2011