Oral Health Evidence-based Interventions

Example Evidence-based Interventions at a Glance
INTERVENTION POPULATION SETTING STRATEGY

 

Age Race/Ethnicity   Campaigns and Promotions
A Mass Media Periodontitis Campaign All All Community  
Minnesota Periodontal Awareness Television Campaign Adults, Seniors All Community  
An Oral Health Carnival Children Adults All Community  
A Public-wide Oral Health Promotion Campaign All All Community  
A Statewide Oral Cancer Awareness Campaign Adults All Community  
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INTERVENTION POPULATION SETTING STRATEGY
  Age Race/Ethnicity   Provider Education
An Infection Control Education Program for an Oral Health Setting Adults Other Worksite  
The Interdisciplinary Children’s Oral Health Promotion (ICOHP) Adults All Worksite, Community  
OPENWIDE Adults All Worksite  
The Oral Health Education Program (OHEP) Adults All Worksite  
“Practical Oral Care:” A Video for Residential Care Staff Adults Other Worksite  
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INTERVENTION POPULATION SETTING STRATEGY
  Age Race/Ethnicity   Group Education
A Brief Video Intervention Package to Reduce Dental Fear Children All School  
A Classroom-based Oral Health Education Program Children, Teens All School  
The Crest Cavity-free Zone Program Children, Teens All Community  
The Dental Health Education (DHE) Program Young adults, Adults, Seniors Other Worksite  
An Educational Denture Cleaning Intervention Seniors All Community  
An Interactive Oral Health Intervention to Engage Young Children Infants, Children All School  
An Intervention to Decrease Fear and Anxiety in Mentally Challenged Children Children All Health-care facility  
A School-based Oral Health Intervention Children All School  
A School Oral Health Intervention about Sugar Intake Children All School  
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INTERVENTION POPULATION SETTING STRATEGY
  Age Race/Ethnicity   Individual Education
An Audiovisual Aid for Improving Infant Oral Health Adults All Community  
A Patient Information Leaflet (PIL) Oral Health Intervention All All Health-care facility  
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INTERVENTION POPULATION SETTING STRATEGY

 

Age Race/Ethnicity   Supportive Relationships
A Counseling Intervention to Reduce Sugar Intake Children All Community  
The Dental Fear Control Program All All Health-care facility  
A Dental Fear Reduction Program Adults, Seniors All Health-care facility  
A Fluoride Toothpaste Intervention Children Al School  
The Good Toothbrushing Game Children All School  
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INTERVENTION POPULATION SETTING STRATEGY

 

Age Race/Ethnicity   Environments and Policies
Portable Dental Services Teens All School  
A Toothpaste Give-Away Promotion Children White Community  
Water Fluoridation All All Community  
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INTERVENTION POPULATION SETTING STRATEGY

 

Age Race/Ethnicity   Multiple Strategies
The Access to Baby and Child Dentistry Program (ABCD) Infants/Toddlers, Young Adults, Adults All Faith-based, Community, Health care facility Campaigns & Promotions, Supportive Relationships
An Adolescent School-based Oral Health Program Children All School Group Education, Environment & Policy
The CARES Program All All Health care facility Group Education, Supportive Relationships
A Child Caries Prevention Program Children Other Community, Home Individual Education, Supportive Relationships
A Children’s Oral Health Prevention Program Children Black School Provider Education, Group Education, Individual Education, Supportive Relationships
A Community-based Oral Health Outreach Program for Older Adults Seniors All Community, Home Supportive Relationships, Environment & Policy
A Community-based Oral Health Program for Senior Citizens Seniors All Faith-based, Community Campaigns & Promotions, Individual Education, Supportive Relationships
The Community Dental Facilitator Project Adults Other Community Campaigns & Promotions, Supportive Relationships
The Dental Anxiety Desensitization Intervention All All Health care facility Group Education, Supportive Relationships
The Dental Anxiety Desensitization Intervention All All Health care facility Group Education, Supportive Relationships
The Dental Appointment Retention Reminder Care Intervention All All Home Campaigns & Promotions, Individual Education
An Educational Oral Health Intervention for Mothers of Young Children Infants/Toddlers, Adults All Home Campaigns & Promotions, Supportive Relationships
Educational Oral Health Sessions for Individuals with Orthodontic Appliances All All Health care facility Campaigns & Promotions, Individual Education, Supportive Relationships
The Fall Asleep Pacifier (FAP) Infants/Toddlers, Adults All Health care facility Campaigns & Promotions, Supportive Relationships, Environment & Policy
A Fresh Breath and Attractive Smile Leaflet Promotion Children All School Campaigns & Promotions, Group Education
The Gleam Team-a Flexible Teacher-Selected Oral Health Program Children All School Provider Education, Supportive Relationships
The Good Teeth Program Infants/Toddlers, Children All School Group Education, Individual Education, Supportive Relationships
The Good Toothbrushing Game Children All School Campaigns & Promotions, Supportive Relationships, Environment & Policy
Healthy Teeth from the Beginning because the Beginning Counts! Infants/Toddlers, Adults All Community Campaigns & Promotions, Provider Education, Supportive Relationships, Environment & Policy
The Kids Get Care Program Adults All  Community Provider Education, Supportive Relationships
Love Teeth Day All Other Community Campaigns & Promotions, Group Education, Supportive Relationships
A Mouth Self-Examination (MSE) Promotion Program Adults, Seniors All Community Campaigns & Promotions, Supportive Relationships
The Nursing Caries Campaign Children, Adults All Community Campaigns & Promotions, Provider Education
Oral Health Awareness Campaign Adults All Worksite Campaigns & Promotions, Individual Education, Environment & Policy
Oral Health Campaign Children, Adults All School Campaigns & Promotions, Group Education, Environment & Policy
Oral Health Care Education Sessions for Nursing Home Caregivers Adults All Worksite Provider Education, Environment & Policy
An Oral Health Counseling Intervention Targeted at Parents of Young Children Infants/Toddlers, Children, Adults All Health care facility Individual Education, Supportive Relationships, Environment & Policy
An Oral Health Primary Prevention Program Infants/Toddlers, Adults All Health care facility Individual Education, Supportive Relationships
An Oral Health Promotion Program for Vietnamese Children Infants/Toddlers Other Community Campaigns & Promotions, Group Education, Supportive Relationships
A Periodontal Disease Mass Media Campaign Teens, Young Adults, Adults, Seniors All Worksite, Community Campaigns & Promotions, Provider Education
A Postal Program for Oral Health Promotion Infants/Toddlers, Children All Home Campaigns & Promotions, Environment & Policy
The PRO-SELF Program for Candidiasis All All Health care facility Individual Education, Supportive Relationships, Environment & Policy
The Rural Dental Health Program Children All School, Community Group Education, Environment & Policy
A School-based Oral Health Intervention for Students in a Developing Country Children Other School Group Education, Supportive Relationships
A School-based Toothbrushing Education Intervention Infants/Toddlers, Children Other School Group Education, Individual Education
Self Assessments of Oral Health Status Teens All School Group Education, Individual Education, Supportive Relationships
Self-performed Oral Health Preventive Programs Children Other School Group Education, Individual Education, Supportive Relationships
The Smile Alabama! Initiative All All Community Campaigns & Promotions, Provider Education, Individual Education, Supportive Relationships, Environmental & Policy
A Smokeless Tobacco Intervention Adults All Health care facility Individual Education, Supportive Relationships
A Spit Tobacco Use Intervention for Baseball Players Adults All Worksite Individual Education, Supportive Relationships
A Sugar-free Medicines Campaign Adults All Worksite Campaigns & Promotions, Provider Education
Tooth Brushing Education Programs for First Graders Children All School Group Education, Individual Education
A Twice Daily Tooth-brushing Promotion Intervention Children, Adults Al School, Home Campaigns & Promotions, Supportive Relationships
A Web-based Oral Health Intervention Young Adults, Adults, Seniors Other Worksite, Home Individual Education, Supportive Relationships
A Worksite-based Oral Health Intervention Adults All Worksite Campaigns & Promotions, Group Education, Supportive Relationships, Environment & Policy
A Worksite-based Oral Health Intervention for Shipyard Workers Adults Other Worksite Group Education, Individual Education, Supportive Relationships


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