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  • Prashanti Eachempati, Sumanth Kumbargere Nagraj, Salian Kiran Kumar Krishanappa, Renjith P George, Htoo Htoo Kyaw Soe, Laxminarayan KaranthReview questionWith this Cochrane Review we tried to find out the best way to manage gagging in people having dental treatment.BackgroundThe gag reflex is a normal process to protect the throat and airway from...
    November 14 2019
  • The new impact factors for Cochrane and Cochrane Oral Health have been released by our publisher, Wiley. The data are taken from Clarivate Analytics.The 2018 impact factor for the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews is 7.755, which describes the ratio of the number of citations in 2018 of reviews published in 2016 and 2017 (12,106) to the...
    September 23 2019
  • Ankita Arora, Shivi Khattri, Noorliza Mastura Ismail, Sumanth Kumbargere Nagraj, Prashanti EachempatiPlain language summary: School dental screening programmes for oral healthWhat was the aim of this review?The aim of this Cochrane Review was to find out if school dental screening improves oral health of children; and if it...
    August 8 2019
  • This month, Cochrane Journal Club features Cochrane Oral Health's review: Fluoride toothpastes of different concentrations for preventing dental caries.Cochrane Journal Club focuses on a recently published Cochrane Review and comes with a Clinical Case to help you place the review in the context of a specific scenario and discussion questions...
    August 5 2019
  • Cochrane Oral Health is delighted to announce Cochrane's official impact factor (IF) for 2018. The annual IF is an international measure of the impact research journals have in their respective field, and is the ratio of citations in a single year to total number of citable publications from each journal in the preceding 2 years (e.g....
    June 28 2019
  • Catherine Waldron, June Nunn, Caoimhin Mac Giolla Phadraig, Catherine Comiskey, Suzanne Guerin, Maria Theresa van Harten, Erica Donnelly‐Swift, Mike J ClarkePlain language summary: Oral hygiene programmes for people with intellectual disabilitiesReview questionHow effective are oral hygiene programmes for people with intellectual disabilities...
    June 28 2019
  • Cochrane volunteers translate our reviews from English in to other languages to help us make oral health care evidence more widely accessible.In April 2019 (Issue 4), Cochrane translators produced one translated oral health review abstract each in Croatian, French and Spanish, two translated abstracts in Simplified Chinese, and ...
    May 8 2019
  • Cochrane Oral Health has recently published:New reviewOral hygiene intervention for people with intellectual disabilitiesWaldron C, Nunn J, Mac Giolla Phadraig C, Comiskey C, Guerin S, van Harten MT, Donnelly-Swift E, Clarke MJUpdated reviewAntibiotic use for irreversible pulpitis Agnihotry A, Thompson W, Fedorowicz Z, van Zuuren EJ, Sprakel...
    April 10 2019
  • Helen V Worthington, Laura MacDonald, Tina Poklepovic Pericic, Dario Sambunjak, Trevor M Johnson, Pauline Imai, Janet E ClarksonPlain language summary: Home use of devices for cleaning between the teeth (in addition to toothbrushing) to prevent and control gum diseases and tooth decayReview questionHow effective are home‐use interdental cleaning...
    April 10 2019
  • Cochrane volunteers translate our reviews from English in to other languages to help us make oral health care evidence more widely accessible.In March 2019 (Issue 3), Cochrane translators produced one translated oral health review abstract each in Croatian, French and Polish, and two translated abstracts in Malay.Note: Please hover over...
    April 2 2019

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