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Updated clinical practice guideline on the efficacy and safety of pit-and-fissure sealants to prevent or arrest caries in children and adolescents. Learn more.
October 19-20 in Denver, CO held in conjunction with ADA 2016 -America's Dental Meeting®
EBD improves patient care by integrating three important aspects of clinical practice:
1. A dentist's expertise
2. A patient's needs and preferences
3. The best available scientific evidence
New clinical practice guidelines conclude that, in general, prophylactic antibotics are not recommended prior to dental procedures to prevent prosthetic joint infections.
New Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guideline: Nonsurgical treatment of chronic periodontitis
Podcast Feature: Implementing Evidence Based Dentistry and critical thinking into dental school curriculum
Management of Patients with Prosthetic Joints
In general, for patients with prosthetic joint implants, prophylactic antibiotics are not recommended prior to dental procedures to prevent prosthetic joint infection.
ADA Professional Product Review: The ADA Laboratory Evaluated High-speed Handpieces
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Amalgam separator rule delayed until December
ADA scientists' innovative research presented at AADR
June 30 deadline for Ross Award nominations
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Dr. Balevi has five published critical summaries on the EBD website, with his most recent being titled "Patients who received preoperative antibiotics showed fewer early implant failures".
-Ben Balevi, BEng, DDS, Dip EBHC, MSc
Vancouver, British Colombia