R Leroy

Summary

Affiliation: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Objective and subjective oral health care needs among adults with various disabilities
    Roos Leroy
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, Oral Health Research Unit, KU Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 7 blok a bus 7001, 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Oral Investig 17:1869-78. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Oral health care utilization in children with disabilities
    Roos Leroy
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, Oral Health Research Unit, KU Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 7 blok a bus 7001, 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Oral Investig 17:1855-61. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Dental attendance in preschool children - a prospective study
    Roos Leroy
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Paediatr Dent 23:84-93. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Oral health-care utilization in adults with disabilities in Belgium
    Roos Leroy
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, Oral Health Research Unit, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Oral Sci 121:36-42. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Impact of caries onset on number and distribution of new lesions in preschool children
    Roos Leroy
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, KU Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Paediatr Dent 23:39-47. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Risk factors for caries incidence in a cohort of Flemish preschool children
    Roos Leroy
    Paediatric Dentistry and Special Dental Care, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Oral Investig 16:805-12. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Parental smoking behavior and caries experience in preschool children
    R Leroy
    School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Catholic University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 36:249-57. 2008
  8. pmc Methodological issues in epidemiological studies of periodontitis--how can it be improved?
    Roos Leroy
    Catholic University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    BMC Oral Health 10:8. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Variability in permanent tooth emergence sequences in Flemish children
    Roos Leroy
    School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Catholic University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Oral Sci 116:11-7. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Oral hygiene and gingival health in Flemish pre-school children
    R Leroy
    School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Catholic University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Community Dent Health 28:75-81. 2011

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Publications24

  1. doi request reprint Objective and subjective oral health care needs among adults with various disabilities
    Roos Leroy
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, Oral Health Research Unit, KU Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 7 blok a bus 7001, 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Oral Investig 17:1869-78. 2013
    ..The present study explored the objective and subjective oral health care needs and the association between both among Belgian adults with disabilities...
  2. doi request reprint Oral health care utilization in children with disabilities
    Roos Leroy
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, Oral Health Research Unit, KU Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 7 blok a bus 7001, 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Oral Investig 17:1855-61. 2013
    ..For most countries, these data have not been published in the international literature so far...
  3. doi request reprint Dental attendance in preschool children - a prospective study
    Roos Leroy
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Paediatr Dent 23:84-93. 2013
    ..At present, our understanding of the use of dental care services is incomplete, certainly where preschool children are concerned...
  4. doi request reprint Oral health-care utilization in adults with disabilities in Belgium
    Roos Leroy
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, Oral Health Research Unit, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Oral Sci 121:36-42. 2013
    ..Further research is indicated to evaluate whether this outcome points to high unmet oral-treatment needs...
  5. doi request reprint Impact of caries onset on number and distribution of new lesions in preschool children
    Roos Leroy
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, KU Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Paediatr Dent 23:39-47. 2013
    ..Caries in preschool children remains an important public health issue...
  6. doi request reprint Risk factors for caries incidence in a cohort of Flemish preschool children
    Roos Leroy
    Paediatric Dentistry and Special Dental Care, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Clin Oral Investig 16:805-12. 2012
    ..The presence of visible plaque accumulation as a screening tool to identify young children at risk for future caries experience shows high potential...
  7. doi request reprint Parental smoking behavior and caries experience in preschool children
    R Leroy
    School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Catholic University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 36:249-57. 2008
    ..The study aimed to explore the association between parental smoking behavior and caries experience in young children, taking into account the socioeconomic status and oral health-related behavior...
  8. pmc Methodological issues in epidemiological studies of periodontitis--how can it be improved?
    Roos Leroy
    Catholic University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    BMC Oral Health 10:8. 2010
    ..One of these areas is epidemiology of periodontal diseases...
  9. doi request reprint Variability in permanent tooth emergence sequences in Flemish children
    Roos Leroy
    School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Catholic University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Oral Sci 116:11-7. 2008
    ..These variations 'cover' 84-88% of all sequences. The presentation of emergence sequences solely based on means or medians should thus be regarded as misleading...
  10. ncbi request reprint Oral hygiene and gingival health in Flemish pre-school children
    R Leroy
    School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Catholic University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Community Dent Health 28:75-81. 2011
    ..The study aimed to describe oral hygiene habits, oral hygiene status and gingival health in Flemish pre-school children and to explore factors associated with these clinical oral health variables...
  11. doi request reprint Caries experience in primary molars and its impact on the variability in permanent tooth emergence sequences
    Roos Leroy
    School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Catholic University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    J Dent 37:865-71. 2009
    ..The aim of the present study was to fully investigate the variability in permanent tooth emergence, taking into account the (caries) status of the primary molars...
  12. ncbi request reprint Measuring determinants of oral health behaviour in parents of preschool children
    S van den Branden
    Youth Health Care, KU Leuven, Belgium
    Community Dent Health 30:19-25. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to develop a valid and reliable measure for oral health behaviour and its determinants in five-year-old Flemish children, based on the Theory of Planned Behaviour (TPB) and to test its predictive validity...
  13. doi request reprint Effects of time and socio-economic status on the determinants of oral health-related behaviours of parents of preschool children
    S van den Branden
    Youth Health Care, KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Oral Sci 120:153-60. 2012
    ..Health promotion campaigns should take these natural changes and inequalities of dental beliefs into account when developing and evaluating interventions...
  14. ncbi request reprint Measuring oral health behaviour in Flemish health care workers: an application of the theory of planned behaviour
    A Defranc
    Catholic University Leuven, Belgium
    Community Dent Health 25:107-14. 2008
    ..This study describes the development and validation of a questionnaire to measure the determinants of oral health related behaviour in health care workers, based on the Theory of Planned Behaviour (TPB)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Effect of caries experience in primary molars on cavity formation in the adjacent permanent first molar
    R Leroy
    School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology, Maxillofacial Surgery, Leuven, Belgium
    Caries Res 39:342-9. 2005
    ..No significant benefit from restoring primary molars could be demonstrated, possibly because of methodological limitations...
  16. doi request reprint Oral health and oral health-related behaviour in preschool children: evidence for a social gradient
    S van den Branden
    Youth Health Care, KU Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 35, Block D PO 7001, 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Pediatr 172:231-7. 2013
    ..As children from the highest social group also have an increased caries risk, specific techniques may be needed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Multivariate survival analysis for the identification of factors associated with cavity formation in permanent first molars
    Roos Leroy
    School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Catholic University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Oral Sci 113:145-52. 2005
    ..The multiple survival analysis confirmed the major impact of the caries status of the deciduous dentition and self-reported oral hygiene habits on the incidence of cavities in permanent first molars...
  18. ncbi request reprint The effect of fluorides and caries in primary teeth on permanent tooth emergence
    Roos Leroy
    Catholic University Leuven, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Leuven, Belgium
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 31:463-70. 2003
    ..Caries experience in the primary molars had a more pronounced impact on the timing of emergence of the successors than exposure to any of the four fluoride parameters...
  19. ncbi request reprint Modelling tooth emergence data based on multivariate interval-censored data
    K Bogaerts
    Catholic University of Leuven, Biostatistical Centre, Leuven, Belgium
    Stat Med 21:3775-87. 2002
    ..Central to our paper is to provide appropriate statistical models to resolve some dental questions on emergence. The analyses are based on data from the longitudinal Signal-Tandmobiel study...
  20. ncbi request reprint Impact of caries experience in the deciduous molars on the emergence of the successors
    Roos Leroy
    Catholic University Leuven, School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery and Biostatistical Centre, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Oral Sci 111:106-10. 2003
    ..In conclusion, when considering permanent tooth emergence ages, caries experience in the primary dentition should be taken into account...
  21. doi request reprint Factors associated with prevalence and severity of caries experience in preschool children
    Dominique Declerck
    School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Catholic University Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 36:168-78. 2008
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  22. ncbi request reprint The emergence of permanent teeth in Flemish children
    Roos Leroy
    School of Dentistry, Oral Pathology and Maxillofacial Surgery, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 31:30-9. 2003
    ..Most mandibular teeth emerged significantly before their antagonists, in boys as well as in girls. These findings are in agreement with other studies on the emergence of permanent teeth...
  23. ncbi request reprint [What is the relation between the presence of caries in the deciduous dentition and the chronology of the eruption of the permanent teeth?]
    Roos Leroy
    Collaboratrice scientifique au Centre de Biostatistique de la KULeuven, Leuven
    Rev Belge Med Dent (1984) 59:215-21. 2004
    ..In conclusion, when considering permanent tooth emergence ages, caries experience in the primary dentition should be taken into account...
  24. ncbi request reprint Variables associated with longitudinally registered plaque accumulation in a cohort of Flemish schoolchildren
    Luc Martens
    Department of Paediatric Dentistry and Special Care PaeCaMed research, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Quintessence Int 38:555-64. 2007
    ..To analyze the change in pattern of plaque accumulation on buccal and occlusal surfaces of permanent teeth and associated variables in a cohort of 4,468 children examined on a yearly basis between the ages of 7 and 12 years...