Dental general anaesthetic pre-assessments completed by a specialist – does it change patient outcomes? A UK-based study.

Employees from City Health Care Partnership have published an article in the International Journal of Paediatric Dentistry.

The paper explores the outcome of dental assessments compled by a Specialist in Paediatric Dentistry after a referral for an exodontia (extraction) dental general anaesthetics by the patients’ General Dental Practitioner.

Six hundred and fourty-two sets of notes were reviewed and statistically significant differences were found in the assessment and treatment children received between GDP plans and specialist plans.

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