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This pilot trial found no difference in oral health of selected patients seen by dental therapists compared to usual treatment and suggested possible more appropriate designs for a future full evaluation.

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Paul Brocklehurst 1,*, Zoe Hoare 1, Chris Woods 1, Lynne Williams 1, Andrew Brand 1, Jing Shen 2, Matthew Breckons 2, James Ashley 3, Alison Jenkins 1, Lesley Gough 4, Philip Preshaw 5,6, Christopher Burton 7, Karen Shepherd 8, Nawaraj Bhattarai 2

1 School of Health Sciences, Bangor University, Bangor, UK
2 Population Health Sciences Institute, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
3 Woodlands Dental Practice, Liverpool, UK
4 Public Health England, Chester, UK
5 Faculty of Dentistry, National University of Singapore, , Singapore
6 Faculty of Dentistry, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
7 School of Allied and Public Health Professions, Canterbury Christ Church University, Canterbury, UK
8 Patient and public involvement representative, Bangor, UK
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