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Table 3 Treatment modalities routinely used when treating Dentin Hypersensitivity (Practitioners had options to check multiple answers)

From: Management of Dentin Hypersensitivity by National Dental Practice-Based Research Network practitioners: results from a questionnaire administered prior to initiation of a clinical study on this topic

Treatment modality N (%)
Fluoride formulations (gels, varnishes, pasted and rinses) 180 (97)
Desensitizing over-the counter (OTC) potassium nitrate toothpastes 173 (94)
Glutaraldehyde/HEMA products 78 (42)
Bonding agents 97 (52)
Sealants 30 (16)
Restorative treatments 119 (64)
Lasers 6 (3)
Oxalates 21 (11)
Advice 41 (22)
Other 35 (19)