Intervention Review

Surgical removal versus retention for the management of asymptomatic impacted wisdom teeth

  1. Theodorus (Dirk) G Mettes1,*,
  2. Hossein Ghaeminia2,
  3. Marloes EL Nienhuijs2,
  4. John Perry3,
  5. Wil JM van der Sanden4,
  6. Alphons Plasschaert5

Editorial Group: Cochrane Oral Health Group

Published Online: 13 JUN 2012

Assessed as up-to-date: 30 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD003879.pub3

How to Cite

Mettes TDIRKG, Ghaeminia H, Nienhuijs MEL, Perry J, van der Sanden WJM, Plasschaert A. Surgical removal versus retention for the management of asymptomatic impacted wisdom teeth. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2012, Issue 6. Art. No.: CD003879. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD003879.pub3.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, Scientific Institute for Quality of Healthcare, Nijmegen, Gelderland, Netherlands

  2. 2

    Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Nijmegen, Netherlands

  3. 3

    Ashburton, New Zealand

  4. 4

    Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, Department of Global Oral Health, Nijmegen, Netherlands

  5. 5

    Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, Department of Preventative and Curative Dentistry, Nijmegen, Netherlands

*Theodorus (Dirk) G Mettes, Scientific Institute for Quality of Healthcare, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, PO Box 9101, Philips van Leydenlaan 25, Nijmegen, Gelderland, 6500 HB, Netherlands. d.mettes@dent.umcn.nl.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (conclusions changed)
  2. Published Online: 13 JUN 2012

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