Research related to clinical procedures

Morbidity related to the removal of wisdom teeth in the lower jaw

The project is performed in collaboration with researchers and clinicians in the Department of oral surgery and oral medicine. All registrations are made through the University Health Network an online aid for secure handling, export, and storage of anonymized data.

The project consists of three sub-studies:

1. Prospective study of morbidity and social cost

2. Prospective study of the incidence of infections by wisdom mouth surgery

3. Prospective study of morbidity related to different operation regimes

Project members

Tore Bjørnland, project leader, professor

Janicke Liaaen Jensen, scientific advisor to UHN, professor

Pål Barkvoll, inventor of UHN, professor

Hauk Øyri, PhD student

Project publications

Øyri H, Bjørnland T, Barkvoll P, Jensen JL. Mandibular third molar surgery in 396 patients at a Norwegian university clinic: Morbidity recorded after 1 week utilizing an e-infrastructure for clinical research. Acta Odontol Scand 2016, 74, 148-154. doi: 10.3109/00016357.2015.1092051. Epub 2015 Oct 7.

Project abstracts

  • Øyri H, Bjørnland T, Barkvoll P, Jensen JL . Simplified registration of surgical complications using a novel e-infrastructure. IADR; Boston, 2015.
  • Øyri H, Jensen JL, Bjørnland T, Barkvoll P. Clinical research studies may be facilitated by University Health Network (UHN). 40th ADEE Annual Meeting; Riga, 2014.
  • Øyri H, Bjørnland T, Jensen JL. University Health Network (UHN): An innovative E-infrastructure tool facilitating clinical research. ADEE Annual meeting; Birmingham, 2013.

Related publications related to clinical procedures

  • Bach S J, Nazari E, Jensen JL, Bjørnland T (2016). Keratocystisk odontogen tumor. En retrospektiv kvalitativ undersøkelse av forekomst og residiv etter kirurgisk behandling. Nor Tannlegerforen Tidende
  • Misje K, Bjørnland T, Jensen JL: Long-term implant outcome: 15 - 17 year follow-up of dental implants in the esthetic zone Int J Prosthodont 2013, 26, 365-369.
Published Jan. 11, 2017 11:02 AM