Using Research for Clinical Decision-Making: Evaluating a Research Report


This continuing education course describes the criteria for judging the quality of a research report and provides guidelines for interpreting the research information.  These skills will help oral healthcare professionals decide whether or not to incorporate the research findings into their patient therapy and practice procedures.

Conflict of Interest Disclosure Statement

  • Dr. Ann McCann has done consulting work for P&G.
  • Dr. Emet Schneiderman reports no conflicts of interest associated with this course.

Disclaimer: Participants must always be aware of the hazards of using limited knowledge in integrating new techniques or procedures into their practice. Only sound evidence-based dentistry should be used in patient therapy.

Note: Registration is required to take test.

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