Journal Article

Prevention of wrong-site tooth extraction: clinical guidelines.

Lee JS, Curley AW, Smith RA, et al. Journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery : official journal of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons. 2007;65:1793-9.

This article discusses strategies to prevent wrong-site tooth extraction including education, improving referral forms, and standardizing preoperative procedures. A prior AHRQ WebM&M commentary also discussed this topic.