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  • Cochrane volunteers translate our reviews from English in to other languages to help us make oral health care evidence more widely accessible.Between October and December 2018 (Issues 10-12), Cochrane translators produced a translated oral health review abstract in Simplified Chinese, two translated abstracts in French, three translated...
    January 11 2019
  • Cochrane Oral Health is currently undertaking a priority setting exercise, and we are looking for your feedback on what are the most important questions to answer in taking care of the mouth, teeth and gums.Why do you need to know my opinion?We want our research to focus on questions that are important to patients and to the public, as well as...
    January 11 2019
  • In December 2018 (Issue 12), Cochrane Oral Health published:Updated reviews - conclusions changed- Home-based chemically-induced whitening (bleaching) of teeth in adultsEachempati P, Kumbargere Nagraj S, Kiran Kumar Krishanappa S, Gupta P, Yaylali IE- Interventions for the treatment of oral and oropharyngeal cancers: surgical...
    January 3 2019
  • Thomas Lamont, Helen V Worthington, Janet E Clarkson, Paul V Beirne. Plain language summary: Routine scale and polish for periodontal health in adultsReview questionThis review examined evidence for effects of routine scale and polish treatment. It was carried out by authors working with Cochrane Oral Health to assess the effects of...
    January 3 2019
  • Vishal M Bulsara, Helen V Worthington, Anne‐Marie Glenny, Janet E Clarkson, David I Conway, Michaelina MacluskeyPlain language summary: Surgical treatments for oral cavity (mouth) and oropharyngeal (throat) cancersReview questionWe evaluated clinical trials of surgical treatments for oral and oropharyngeal cancers to find out which were most...
    January 3 2019
  • Paul F Ashley, Mohsin Chaudhary, Liege Lourenço‐MatharuPlain language summary: Sedation of children undergoing dental treatmentReview questionThe aim of this Cochrane Review was to find out which drugs used to sedate children during dental treatment were the most effective.BackgroundFear of the dentist may be expressed as unco‐operative behaviour...
    December 20 2018
  • Prashanti Eachempati, Sumanth Kumbargere Nagraj, Salian Kiran Kumar Krishanappa, Puneet Gupta, Ibrahim Ethem YaylaliPlain language summary: Home‐based chemical bleaching of teeth in adultsReview questionWhat evidence is available regarding the different home‐based chemically‐induced bleaching agents in whitening teeth?BackgroundThere has been an...
    December 20 2018
  • In November 2018 (Issue 11), Cochrane Oral Health published:New review- Autologous platelet concentrates for treating periodontal infrabony defectsDel Fabbro M, Karanxha L, Panda S, Bucchi C, Nadathur Doraiswamy J, Sankari M, Ramamoorthi S, Varghese S, Taschieri STo find out what has recently been published on the Cochrane Library,...
    December 5 2018
  • Massimo Del Fabbro, Lorena Karanxha, Saurav Panda, Cristina Bucchi, Jayakumar Nadathur Doraiswamy, Malaiappan Sankari, Surendar Ramamoorthi, Sheeja Varghese, Silvio TaschieriPlain language summary: Autologous platelet concentrates for treating periodontal infrabony defects Review question Does the addition of autologous platelet...
    November 28 2018
  • Cochrane Oral Health is delighted to announce its unofficial individualised group impact factor (IF) for 2017. 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...
    November 12 2018

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