Research Priorities

The AAE has defined the knowledge areas in which the specialty should focus the greatest attention. These priorities change in response to developments in clinical practice.

A. Assessment of Clinical Outcomes

B. Assessment of New Methods of Diagnosis, Treatment Modalities and Technology, such as Devices and Materials

C. Biology of Pulpal and Periradicular Tissues

D. Cracks and Fractures in Teeth

E. Demographics/Epidemiology of Pulpal and Periradicular Disease

F. Endodontic/Implant Relationships

G. External and Internal Resorption

H. Educational Research

I. Tissue Engineering—Regeneration of the Pulpodentin Complex and Periradicular Tissues

J. Trauma