Sykes, Leanne M.; Evans, William G.; Harryparsad, Ashana; Gani, Fatima; Vally, Z.I. (Zunaid Ismail)(South African Dental Association, 2017-05)
Evidence based practice (EBP) was developed to assess
available scientific evidence and rank it according to the
rigour, strength and precision of the research. It aims
to provide guidance for clinicians on which to ...
Vally, Z.I. (Zunaid Ismail); Sykes, Leanne M.; Aspeling, M.E.; Van De Merwe, J.; Ballyram, R.(South African Dental Association, 2013-03)
Provisional crowns may be used for many weeks during healing
of soft tissues, while other dental procedures are being
performed and whilst the permanent restorations are being
fabricated. The provisional occlusion they ...
Dentists need to consider various factors when choosing
restorative materials, with the longevity of restorations being
one of the most important criteria. Replacement of failed
restorations constitutes over 60% of ...
Sykes, Leanne M.; Evans, William G.; Gani, Fatima; Vally, Z.I. (Zunaid Ismail); Dullabh, Hemant D.(South African Dental Association, 2017-11)
On a regular basis, dental practitioners have to make decisions regarding their care of their patients. Previously, dentists did this almost instinctively, drawing upon personal resources such as clinical experience, ...
Sykes, Leanne M.; Vally, Z.I. (Zunaid Ismail); Evans, William G.(South African Dental Association, 2017-06)
A prosthodontist was recently called by a dentist who was asking for advice about a patient who was anaesthetized and lying in the chair at that time. The patient was partially dentate in the mandible, with severe periodontal ...