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June 4, 2013


June 4, 2013

This bulletin updates you on the 3 component of JCDA Oasis

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Oasis Help
Oasis Discussions

 
 
 
  

We welcome our newest Oasis Discussions contributor the Schulich School of Dentistry at the University of Western.

 
 
  

What is enamel-dentin-pulp fracture and how is it treated?

This post is an adaptation of the Enamel-dentin-pulp fracture article found in the Dental Trauma Guide

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Video Presentation: How are implant abutments placed?

The video is presented by Dr. Jeffrey Shotwell, Associate Professor Emeritus of Dentistry; Department of Prosthodontics at theUniversity of Michigan School of Dentistry.

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How do I manage pain accompanied with dental caries in primary teeth?

This Urgent Care Scenario is presented by the JCDA Oasis Team in collaboration with Dr. Alan Milnes. It is also available on Oasis Help

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In mixed-dentition patients, what is the short-term effectiveness of functional appliances (FAs) compared to untreated controls on mandibular dimensions?

This Systematic Review Summary is adapted from the article published on the ADA Center for Evidence-Based Dentistry website: The effects of functional appliances on mandibular growth during mixed dentition are unlikely to be of clinical importance

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How do I manage traumatic pulp exposure of primary tooth in very young children?

This Urgent Care Scenario is presented by the JCDA Oasis Team in collaboration with Dr. Sahza Hatibovic. It is also available on Oasis Help

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Why Should I wear outerwear and how often should I change it?

Dr. Nita Mazurat, representing the Organization for Safety, Asepsis, and Prevention (OSAP) has provided a quick initial response to a question submitted by a general dentist

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Quick Response: What determines how I wash my hands and with what agent?

Dr. Nita Mazurat, representing the Organization for Safety, Asepsis, and Prevention (OSAP) has provided a quick initial response to a question submitted by a general dentist

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How do I manage persistent idiopathic facial pain?

This Urgent Care Scenario (UCS) is presented by the JCDA Oasis Team in collaboration with Dr. Gary Klasser. It is also available on Oasis Help

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Video Procedure: What is root canal therapy?

This video was developed by Dr. Karina Roth at the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Toronto. It is available on the Dental Procedure Education System (DPES)

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What is the best outerwear for our facility?

Dr. Nita Mazurat, representing the Organization for Safety, Asepsis, and Prevention (OSAP) has provided a quick initial response to a question submitted by a general dentist

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Two new prescription drugs have been added to Oasis Help:

Get involved with Oasis Help! We invite individuals and groups of general dentists, dental specialists, physicians and pharmacists, to join our project as authors, reviewers, and content and translation advisors. Email us at oasishelp@cda-adc.ca

 
 
 
 
    

Dr. Peter Doig: A Family Legacy Continues

Professional commitment runs deep in Dr. Peter Doig’s bloodlines. CDA’s new president for 2013-14 comes from a family that has established an impressive legacy of leadership in the health professions.

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President’s Column: Developing a National Oral Health Strategy

The dental profession delivers a high level of oral health care to the vast majority of Canadians. Recently, the 2007-09 Canadian Health Measures Survey showed that 84% of Canadians reported having good or excellent oral health. This is a worthy achievement, but the dental profession must acknowledge that many Canadians do not have access to oral health care.

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Clinical Reports: Management of Oral Chronic Graft-Versus-Host Disease
Dr. Eric T. Stoopler

A medication regimen involving topical corticosteroid therapy is used to manage a patient with oral manifestations of chronic graft-versus-host disease (cGVHD).

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Visit our Oasis Discussions website to submit the most critical questions relating to your everyday practice. Or, call our toll-free line at 1-855-71-OASIS and leave us a question message. We welcome a broad range of questions about diagnosis and treatment, in relation to techniques, materials, instruments, and devices or therapeutic agents. We encourage you to send us your questions as they arise.

Our goal is to have JCDA Expert panellists answer your questions as quickly as possible and share them through our various channels of knowledge translation.

You can help: Please send us the most common restorative emergency scenarios to which you need answers at oasisdiscussions@cda-adc.ca

 
    
 
 

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