Journal article

The prevalence of postoperative pain and flare-up in single- and multiple-visit endodontic treatment: a systematic review

C Sathorn, P Parashos, H Messer

INTERNATIONAL ENDODONTIC JOURNAL | WILEY | Published : 2008

Abstract

AIM: The aim of this systematic review was to assess the evidence regarding postoperative pain and flare-up of single- or multiple-visit root canal treatment. METHODOLOGY: CENTRAL, MEDLINE and EMBASE databases were searched. Reference lists from identified articles were scanned. A forward search was undertaken on the authors of the identified articles. Papers that had cited these articles were also identified through Science Citation Index to identify potentially relevant subsequent primary research. REVIEW METHODS: The included clinical studies compared the prevalence/severity of postoperative pain or flare-up in single- and multiple-visit root canal treatment. Data in those studies were ex..

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