Steffen Mickenautsch

Summary

Affiliation: University of the Witwatersrand
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Pulp response to resin-modified glass ionomer and calcium hydroxide cements in deep cavities: A quantitative systematic review
    Steffen Mickenautsch
    Division of Public Oral Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Parktown, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
    Dent Mater 26:761-70. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Therapeutic effect of glass-ionomers: an overview of evidence
    S Mickenautsch
    Division of Public Oral Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Aust Dent J 56:10-5; quiz 103. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint An introduction to minimum intervention dentistry
    Steffen Mickenautsch
    Division of Public Oral Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Medical School, 7 York Road, 10th Floor, Room 10Q20, 2193 Parktown, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Singapore Dent J 27:1-6. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint How well are GIC product labels related to current systematic review evidence?
    Steffen Mickenautsch
    Division of Public Oral Health, Faculty of Health Science, University of the Witwatersrand, 7 York Road, Parktown, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
    Dent Update 38:634-8, 641-2, 644. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Retention of orthodontic brackets bonded with resin-modified GIC versus composite resin adhesives--a quantitative systematic review of clinical trials
    Steffen Mickenautsch
    Division of Public Oral Health, Faculty of Health Science, University of the Witwatersrand, 7 York Rd, Parktown, Johannesburg, 2193, South Africa
    Clin Oral Investig 16:1-14. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Failure rate of high-viscosity GIC based ART compared with that of conventional amalgam restorations--evidence from an update of a systematic review
    S Mickenautsch
    Department of Community Dentistry, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Parktown Johannesburg, South Africa
    SADJ 67:329-31. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Effect of xylitol versus sorbitol: a quantitative systematic review of clinical trials
    Steffen Mickenautsch
    Department of Community Dentistry, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Int Dent J 62:175-88. 2012
  8. pmc Research gaps identified during systematic reviews of clinical trials: glass-ionomer cements
    Steffen Mickenautsch
    SYSTEM Initiative, Department of Community Dentistry, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, 7 York Rd, Parktown, Johannesburg, 2193, South Africa
    BMC Oral Health 12:18. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Anticariogenic effect of xylitol versus fluoride - a quantitative systematic review of clinical trials
    Steffen Mickenautsch
    Department of Community Dentistry, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Int Dent J 62:6-20. 2012
  10. pmc Coherence of evidence from systematic reviews as a basis for evidence strength - a case study in support of an epistemological proposition
    Steffen Mickenautsch
    SYSTEM Initiative Department of Community Dentistry, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, 7 York Rd, Parktown Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
    BMC Res Notes 5:26. 2012

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. doi request reprint Pulp response to resin-modified glass ionomer and calcium hydroxide cements in deep cavities: A quantitative systematic review
    Steffen Mickenautsch
    Division of Public Oral Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Parktown, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
    Dent Mater 26:761-70. 2010
    ..To quantitatively determine whether the pulp response to resin-modified glass ionomer cements placed in deep cavities differs from that generated by calcium hydroxide cement...
  2. doi request reprint Therapeutic effect of glass-ionomers: an overview of evidence
    S Mickenautsch
    Division of Public Oral Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Aust Dent J 56:10-5; quiz 103. 2011
    ..Nevertheless, the results of these in situ and laboratory trials provide valuable insights into factors that facilitate understanding of the clinical efficacy of GIC...
  3. ncbi request reprint An introduction to minimum intervention dentistry
    Steffen Mickenautsch
    Division of Public Oral Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Medical School, 7 York Road, 10th Floor, Room 10Q20, 2193 Parktown, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Singapore Dent J 27:1-6. 2005
    ..MI has the potential for dentists to apply a more conservative approach to caries treatment and simultaneously offer patients less invasive, health-oriented treatment options...
  4. ncbi request reprint How well are GIC product labels related to current systematic review evidence?
    Steffen Mickenautsch
    Division of Public Oral Health, Faculty of Health Science, University of the Witwatersrand, 7 York Road, Parktown, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
    Dent Update 38:634-8, 641-2, 644. 2011
    ..Only GIC products of branded labels and none of private labels were identified, suggesting that private label GIC products have little or no research back-up...
  5. doi request reprint Retention of orthodontic brackets bonded with resin-modified GIC versus composite resin adhesives--a quantitative systematic review of clinical trials
    Steffen Mickenautsch
    Division of Public Oral Health, Faculty of Health Science, University of the Witwatersrand, 7 York Rd, Parktown, Johannesburg, 2193, South Africa
    Clin Oral Investig 16:1-14. 2012
    ..The clinical relevance of this study is that RM-GIC may have the same clinical debonding (failure) rate as composite resin adhesives after 1 year when used for bonding of orthodontic brackets...
  6. ncbi request reprint Failure rate of high-viscosity GIC based ART compared with that of conventional amalgam restorations--evidence from an update of a systematic review
    S Mickenautsch
    Department of Community Dentistry, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Parktown Johannesburg, South Africa
    SADJ 67:329-31. 2012
    ..Atraumatic Restorative Treatment (ART) involves using only hand instruments for removing carious tooth tissue and then restoring the resulting cavity with an adhesive restorative material...
  7. doi request reprint Effect of xylitol versus sorbitol: a quantitative systematic review of clinical trials
    Steffen Mickenautsch
    Department of Community Dentistry, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Int Dent J 62:175-88. 2012
    ..This study aimed to appraise, within the context of tooth caries, the current clinical evidence and its risk for bias regarding the effects of xylitol in comparison with sorbitol...
  8. pmc Research gaps identified during systematic reviews of clinical trials: glass-ionomer cements
    Steffen Mickenautsch
    SYSTEM Initiative, Department of Community Dentistry, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, 7 York Rd, Parktown, Johannesburg, 2193, South Africa
    BMC Oral Health 12:18. 2012
    ..To report the results of an audit concerning research gaps in clinical trials that were accepted for appraisal in authored and published systematic reviews regarding the application of glass-ionomer cements (GIC) in dental practice..
  9. doi request reprint Anticariogenic effect of xylitol versus fluoride - a quantitative systematic review of clinical trials
    Steffen Mickenautsch
    Department of Community Dentistry, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Int Dent J 62:6-20. 2012
    ..The evidence found contains a high risk of bias and may be limited by confounder effects. Future high-quality randomised controlled trials are needed in order to provide conclusive evidence on this topic...
  10. pmc Coherence of evidence from systematic reviews as a basis for evidence strength - a case study in support of an epistemological proposition
    Steffen Mickenautsch
    SYSTEM Initiative Department of Community Dentistry, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, 7 York Rd, Parktown Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
    BMC Res Notes 5:26. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  11. pmc Absence of carious lesions at margins of glass-ionomer cement and amalgam restorations: An update of systematic review evidence
    Steffen Mickenautsch
    Division of Public Oral Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand 7 York Rd, Parktown Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
    BMC Res Notes 4:58. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  12. doi request reprint Extent and quality of systematic review evidence related to minimum intervention in dentistry: essential oils, powered toothbrushes, triclosan, xylitol
    Steffen Mickenautsch
    Division of Public Oral Health, Faculty of Health Science, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Int Dent J 61:179-92. 2011
    ..To investigate extent and quality of current systematic review evidence regarding: powered toothbrushes, triclosan toothpaste, essential oil mouthwashes, xylitol chewing gum...
  13. pmc Caries-preventive effect of glass ionomer and resin-based fissure sealants on permanent teeth: An update of systematic review evidence
    Steffen Mickenautsch
    Division of Public Oral Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand 7 York Rd, Parktown Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
    BMC Res Notes 4:22. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  14. pmc Utilization of the ART approach in a group of public oral health operators in South Africa: a 5-year longitudinal study
    Steffen Mickenautsch
    Division of Public Oral Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    BMC Oral Health 9:10. 2009
    ..However, this change had not resulted in an increase in the REX score in both dentitions...
  15. ncbi request reprint Absence of carious lesions at margins of glass-ionomer cement (GIC) and resin-modified GIC restorations: a systematic review
    Steffen Mickenautsch
    Division of Public Oral Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Parktown Johannesburg, South Africa
    Eur J Prosthodont Restor Dent 18:139-45. 2010
    ..81-1.01) and 1.08 (95% CI 0.71-1.63; p > 0.05) indicating no difference in the caries preventive effect between both types of materials. Further high-quality randomized control trials are needed in order to confirm these results...
  16. ncbi request reprint Demineralization of hard tooth tissue adjacent to resin-modified glass-ionomers and composite resins: a quantitative systematic review
    Steffen Mickenautsch
    Division of Public Oral Health, University of the Witwatersrand Johannesburg, Houghton, South Africa
    J Oral Sci 52:347-57. 2010
    ..RM-GIC showed efficacy in reducing demineralization. However, the internal validity of the current evidence is limited and further high-quality trials are needed...
  17. pmc Systematic reviews, systematic error and the acquisition of clinical knowledge
    Steffen Mickenautsch
    Division of Public Oral Health, Faculty of Health Science, University of the Witwatersrand, 7 York Road, 2193 Parktown Johannesburg, South Africa
    BMC Med Res Methodol 10:53. 2010
    ..One of the main criticisms of evidence-based medicine is that it appears to claim to have unique access to absolute scientific truth and thus devalues and replaces other types of knowledge sources...
  18. doi request reprint Atraumatic restorative treatment versus amalgam restoration longevity: a systematic review
    Steffen Mickenautsch
    Division of Public Oral Health, University of the Witwatersrand, 7 York Rd, Parktown, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
    Clin Oral Investig 14:233-40. 2010
    ..3 years and is site-dependent. No difference was observed in primary teeth. More trials are needed in order to confirm these results...
  19. ncbi request reprint Atraumatic restorative treatment and dental anxiety in outpatients attending public oral health clinics in South Africa
    Steffen Mickenautsch
    Division of Public Oral Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    J Public Health Dent 67:179-84. 2007
    ..This study was undertaken to test the hypotheses that using the atraumatic restorative treatment (ART) approach results in lower patient anxiety and that lower anxiety leads to higher restoration/extraction ratios...
  20. doi request reprint Caries preventive effect of casein phosphopeptide-amorphous calcium phosphate (CPP-ACP): a meta-analysis
    Veerasamy Yengopal
    Division of Public Oral Health, University of the Witwatersrand, Parktown Johannesburg, South Africa
    Acta Odontol Scand 67:321-32. 2009
    ..to answer the following question: "Does CPP-ACP [casein phosphopeptide-amorphous calcium phosphate], when introduced into the oral environment, provide any caries-preventive benefit superior to that of any other intervention or placebo?"..
  21. ncbi request reprint Caries-preventive effect of glass ionomer and resin-based fissure sealants on permanent teeth: a meta analysis
    Veerasamy Yengopal
    Division of Public Oral Health, University of the Witwatersrand Johannesburg, Houghton, South Africa
    J Oral Sci 51:373-82. 2009
    ..Thus, both materials appear equally suitable for clinical application as a fissure sealant material...
  22. pmc Validity of sealant retention as surrogate for caries prevention--a systematic review
    Steffen Mickenautsch
    Systematic Review initiative for Evidence Based Minimum Intervention in Dentistry Department of Community Dentistry, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 8:e77103. 2013
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  23. pmc Direct contra naïve-indirect comparison of clinical failure rates between high-viscosity GIC and conventional amalgam restorations: an empirical study
    Steffen Mickenautsch
    Systematic Review initiative for Evidence Based Minimum Intervention in Dentistry Department of Community Dentistry, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand Johannesburg, South Africa
    PLoS ONE 8:e78397. 2013
    ....
  24. pmc The modified Ottawa method to establish the update need of a systematic review: glass-ionomer versus resin sealants for caries prevention
    Steffen Mickenautsch
    SYSTEM Initiative Department of Community Dentistry, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    J Appl Oral Sci 21:482-9. 2013
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Caries-preventive effect of resin-modified glass-ionomer cement (RM-GIC) versus composite resin: a quantitative systematic review
    V Yengopal
    Division of Public Oral Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, 7 York Road, Parktown, Johannesburg, 2193, South Africa
    Eur Arch Paediatr Dent 12:5-14. 2011
    ..To determine whether resin-modified glass-ionomer cement (RM-GIC), when compared with composite resins (CR), offers a significant caries-preventive effect...
  26. ncbi request reprint Resin-modified glass-ionomer cements versus resin-based materials as fissure sealants: a meta-analysis of clinical trials
    V Yengopal
    Division of Public Oral Health, University of the Witwatersrand, 7 York Rd, Parktown Johannesburg, 2193, South Africa
    Eur Arch Paediatr Dent 11:18-25. 2010
    ..To appraise quantitatively current evidence regarding the caries-preventing effect of resin-modified glass-ionomer cement (RM-GIC) fissure sealants in comparison to that of resin-based fissure sealants...