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Root Canal Therapy Performed by Endodontists Versus General Dentists for Persons with Failed Vital Pulp Therapy: Comparative Clinical Effectiveness

Last updated: June 10, 2019
Project Number: RA1038-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Devices and Systems
Report Type: Reference List
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the comparative clinical effectiveness of root canal therapy performed by endodontists versus general dentists in persons with failed vital pulp therapy?

Key Message

One non-randomized study was identified regarding the comparative clinical effectiveness of root canal therapy performed by endodontists versus general dentists in persons with failed vital pulp therapy.