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Evidence-based dentistry

The secondary literature synthesises the primary research into review articles, evidence summaries, clinical guidelines etc, making it easier for busy clinicians to quickly find the answers they need, based on the available evidence.


NICE Evidence Search is aimed at supporting NHS staff in the UK, including dentists:


The Cochrane Library incudes two key databases: The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, and Cochrane Central, which includes Randomised Control Trials:


TRIP is a search engine that aims to search across a range of "Evidence based" repositories and websites, so it includes images and videos as well as publications.

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