Critical issues in periodontal research

Posted on 21 September 2014
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We regularly see cases posted everywhere on social media to journals. The question we ask ourselves is what evidence is this based on ? Evidence-based dentistry is a critical aspect of what we practice and research on its own carries a lot of variables. In this webinar, Dr Carcuac focuses and summarises some critical issues in periodontal research. This is a very useful webinar for everyone to listen to as it highlights the many difficulties with research and the many critical components that we must all consider

Aims and Objectives

  • Understand why well-designed studies are important
  • Understand the importance of and the hierarchy of quality of evidence levels
  • Understand the challenges of creating and designing good level randomised clinical trials
  • Understand the importance of the fundamental factors involved in randomised control trials
  • Understand important role of statistics