Flexible Dentures for Edentulism: Clinical Effectiveness, Cost-Effectiveness, and Guidelines


( Last Updated : September 18, 2019)
Project Line:
Reference List
Project Sub Line:
Summary of Abstracts
Project Number:
RB1397-000

Details


Question


  1. What is the clinical effectiveness of removable partial or complete flexible dentures for edentulism?

  2. What is the cost-effectiveness of removable partial and complete flexible dentures for edentulism?

  3. What are the evidence-based guidelines on the use of removable partial or complete flexible dentures?


Key Message

Two randomized controlled trials and six non-randomized studies were identified regarding the clinical effectiveness of removable partial or complete flexible dentures for edentulism. Additionally, no economic evaluations or evidence-based guidelines were identified regarding removable partial or complete flexible dentures for edentulism.