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Evaluation of dental restorations: a comparative study between clinical and digital photographic assessments
The aim of this study was to compare the efficacy of a direct clinical evaluation method with an indirect digital photographic method in assessing the quality of dental restorations. Seven parameters (color, occlusal ...
Clinical trials profile: Professionals and sites
(ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC, 2010)
Clinical trial is considered a breakthrough method in medicine and essential to the development of new drugs. Clinical trials that comply with international and national regulations require an appropriate infrastructure ...
An alternative approach to deal with the absence of clinical trials: a proportional meta-analysis of case series studies
(Sociedade Brasileira para o Desenvolvimento da Pesquisa em Cirurgia, 2013-12-01)
PURPOSE: Systematic reviews are criticized for frequently offering inconsistent evidences and absence of straightforward recommendations. Their value seems to be depreciated when the conclusions are uncertain. To describe ...
A 3-Year retrospective evaluation of the clinical performance of fiber posts
This retrospective study evaluated the clinical outcome of 139 teeth restored with carbon fiber posts after 3 years of placement, considering the amount of remaining dentin as the main variable. Eighty-one patients received ...
Evaluation of clinical periodontal conditions in smokers and non-smokers
Given that tobacco smoking habit is a risk factor for periodontal diseases, the aim of this study was to compare clinical periodontal aspects between smokers and non-smokers. The clinical status were assessed in 55 patients, ...
Systematic reviews showed insufficient evidence for clinical practice in 2004: What about in 2011? the next appeal for the evidence-based medicine age
Rationale and aim The aims of the Cochrane systematic reviews are to make readily available and up-to-date information for clinical practice, offering consistent evidence and straightforward recommendations. In 2004, we ...
Ultrathin monolithic zirconia veneers: Reality or future? report of a clinical case and one-year follow-up
Yttria-stabilized polycrystalline zirconia ceramics have greatly advanced over the past few years. High-translucent zirconia is a newly introduced ceramic that affords high strength and esthetics and that has significantly ...
Link Between Immunoexpression Of Hmlh1 And Hmsh2 Proteins And Clinical-epidemiological Aspects Of Actinic Cheilitis
(Sociedade Brasileira de Dermatologia, 2016)
Effect of Supragingival plaque control in smokers and never-smokers: 6-month evaluation of patients with periodontitis
(Amer Acad Periodontology, 2007-08-01)
Background: the effect of supragingival plaque control on clinical signs of periodontitis is controversial, particularly when smoking habits are considered. This study evaluated the clinical effects of supragingival plaque ...