publication . Article . 2008

Post-treatment pain in teeth with primary infections

Jesus Djalma Pécora; Cynthia Rodrigues de Araújo Estrela; Orlando Aguirre Guedes; Aldo Brugnera Junior; Carlos Estrela;
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  • Published: 01 Jan 2008 Journal: RGO: Revista Gaúcha de Odontologia (issn: 0103-6971, eissn: 1981-8637, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Faculdade São Leopoldo Mandic
Objective: The purpose of this assay was to evaluate longitudinal studies about the pain after endodontic treatment, with primary infection, using a systematic review. Methods: A MEDLINE search strategy was developed to identify articles using the following uniterms: endodontic(s) and pulpal pain, endodontic(s) and periapical pain, endodontic(s) and symptom, endodontic(s) and flare-ups, endodontic(s) pain and post-treatment, endodontic(s) and inter-appointment/interappointment. The search included articles from the MEDLINE (, from 1966 to 23rd February 2007. Results: 351 articles were selected (6 articles involved epidemiologic...
free text keywords: dor, periodontite periapical, odontalgia, infecção, pain, periapical periodontitis, toothache, infection, Dentistry, RK1-715
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