Intervention Review

Flossing for the management of periodontal diseases and dental caries in adults

  1. Dario Sambunjak1,
  2. Jason W Nickerson2,
  3. Tina Poklepovic3,
  4. Trevor M Johnson4,*,
  5. Pauline Imai5,6,
  6. Peter Tugwell7,
  7. Helen V Worthington8

Editorial Group: Cochrane Oral Health Group

Published Online: 7 DEC 2011

Assessed as up-to-date: 28 OCT 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008829.pub2

How to Cite

Sambunjak D, Nickerson JW, Poklepovic T, Johnson TM, Imai P, Tugwell P, Worthington HV. Flossing for the management of periodontal diseases and dental caries in adults. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2011, Issue 12. Art. No.: CD008829. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD008829.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    School of Medicine University of Split, Dept for Research in Biomedicine and Health, Split, Croatia

  2. 2

    Institute of Population Health, Centre for Global Health, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

  3. 3

    University of Split School of Medicine, Department of Research in Biomedicine and Health, Split, Croatia

  4. 4

    Faculty of General Dental Practice, Yorkshire Area, York, North Yorkshire, UK

  5. 5

    MTI Community College, Vancouver, BC, Canada

  6. 6

    The University of British Columbia, Dental Hygiene Degree Program, Faculty of Dentistry, Vancouver, Canada

  7. 7

    University of Ottawa, Department of Medicine, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

  8. 8

    School of Dentistry, The University of Manchester, Cochrane Oral Health Group, Manchester, UK

*Trevor M Johnson, Yorkshire Area, Faculty of General Dental Practice, Orchard House, Tollerton, York, North Yorkshire, YO61 1PS, UK. johnson1@dsl.pipex.com. johnson3@lineone.net.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 7 DEC 2011

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