34| Volume 50, SUPPLEMENT 1, S13, June 2012

Influence of NICE guidance on the management of mandibular third molars in British service personnel

      Introduction: NICE guidance on the extraction of mandibular third molars (M3Ms) was introduced in 2000. While there have been studies assessing compliance, little research has been completed into how the guidance has changed practice. This study sought to examine the reasons for wisdom tooth removal before and after implementation of NICE guidance.
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