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Vol. 70, No. 5
ISSN: 1488-2159
May 2004

Table of Contents

287 Guest Editorial
289 President's Column
298 CDA/PDC Convention Wrap-up
334 Point of Care
342 Clinical Showcase

301 Development of Clinical Practice Guidelines: Evaluation of 2 Methods
Wil J.M. van der Sanden, DDS, PhD
Dirk G. Mettes, DMD
Alphons J.M. Plasschaert, DMD, PhD
Richard P.T.M. Grol, PhD
Emiel H. Verdonschot, DMD, PhD
302 Cancer-Related Oral Health Care Services and Resources: A Survey of Oral and Dental Care in Canadian Cancer Centres
Joel B. Epstein, DMD, MSD, FRCD(C)
Ira R. Parker, DDS, MA, MPH
Matthew S. Epstein
Peter Stevenson-Moore, BDS, MRCD(C)
306 Upper Body Musculoskeletal Symptoms in Sardinian Dental Students
Marcello Melis, DMD, RPharm
Youssef S. Abou-Atme, DDS, MS
Luca Cottogno
Roberta Pittau, DMD

313 A Closer Look at Diagnosis in Clinical Dental Practice: Part 2. Using Predictive Values and Receiver Operating Characteristics in Assessing Diagnostic Accuracy
Iain A. Pretty, BDS(Hons), MSc, PhD
Gerardo Maupomé, PhD
318 Mucocele of the Upper Lip: Case Report of an Uncommon Presentation and Its Differential Diagnosis
Indra Z. Mustapha, DDS, MS
Stanley A. Boucree Jr, DDS, MD, MPH

323 Hardening of Dual-Cure Resin Cements and a Resin Composite Restorative Cured with QTH and LED Curing Units
Gildo Coelho Santos Jr, DDS, MSc, PhD
Omar El-Mowafy, BDS, PhD, FADM
Jose Henrique Rubo, DDS, MSc, PhD
Maria Jacinta Moreas Coelho Santos, DDS, MSc, PhD

JCDA Bookmarks

International Congress on Special Care Issues in Dentistry (17th Congress of the International Association for Disability and Oral Health in conjunction with the 16th Annual Conference of Special Care Dentistry)
Clinical guideline on dental recall from the U.K.'s National Institute for Clinical Excellence
Academic dissertation of Dr. George Sándor titled "The Minimization of Morbidity in Cranio-Maxillofacial Osseous Reconstruction" (in PDF format)
Royal College of Dentists of Canada - Examination Dates
Effects of oral health on overall health (Health Canada / CDA brochure)
A Health Professional's Guide to Pediatric Oral Health Management (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services)
New England Journal of Medicine
Directory of Open Access Journals
Scirus, science-specific search engine
Patient decision aids Web site
One-stop SARS information

This edition of the JCDA has been very generously supported by 3M ESPE, AbelSoft Corporation, Ash Temple, CareCredit, CDSPI, CIT Group, Colgate-Palmolive Canada Inc., Dentsply Canada, GlaxoSmithKline, Imtec Corporation, Johnson & Johnson Inc., Oral-B Laboratories, Patterson Dental Canada Inc., Pfizer Canada Inc., Procter & Gamble, ROI Corporation, Straumann Canada Ltd. and Tri Hawk Dental Burs.
I thank them sincerely for this support.
Dr. John P. O'Keefe

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