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Evidence-Based Decision Making

Dental hygienists must incorporate evidence-based decision-making in all facets of their practice. The resource links in this section are from reputable agencies.

Cochrane Collaboration Internal Link Internal Link

Cochrane is a global independent network of health practitioners, researchers, patient advocates and others, responding to the challenge of making the vast amounts of evidence generated through research useful for informing decisions about health. We are a not-for-profit organisation with collaborators from over 120 countries working together to produce credible, accessible health information that is free from commercial sponsorship and other conflicts of interest.


National Center for Dental Hygiene Research & Practice (dhnet) Internal Link Internal Link

The dhnet serves as the home base for the National Center for Dental Hygiene Research & Practice (NCDHRP or Center) and your connection to research resources that support dental hygiene education, practice and research. Within each of the sections there are several categories and quick links to major resources for your convenience. Also, each section has links to training programs, many of which are online and can be accessed at your convenience.