Prevalence of and factors affecting postpreparation pain in patients undergoing two-visit root canal treatment.

@article{Glennon2004PrevalenceOA,
  title={Prevalence of and factors affecting postpreparation pain in patients undergoing two-visit root canal treatment.},
  author={J P Glennon and Y-L Ng and Derrick J Setchell and Kishor Gulabivala},
  journal={International endodontic journal},
  year={2004},
  volume={37 1},
  pages={29-37}
}
AIM This longitudinal, prospective study (i) investigated the prevalence of postpreparation pain during root canal treatment and (ii) evaluated the influence of factors affecting the pain experience. METHODOLOGY Twenty practitioners, comprising general dental practitioners, MSc graduates and endodontists, participated in this study. The patient sample (n=272) was derived from consecutive patients attending the practitioners' surgeries for a two-visit root canal treatment on a single tooth… CONTINUE READING