A Azarpazhooh

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prions in dentistry--what are they, should we be concerned, and what can we do?
    Amir Azarpazhooh
    Department of Community Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
    J Can Dent Assoc 72:53-60. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Pit and fissure sealants in the prevention of dental caries in children and adolescents: a systematic review
    Amir Azarpazhooh
    Department of Endodontics, Community Dental Health Services Research Unit, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
    J Can Dent Assoc 74:171-7. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Is there a risk of harm or toxicity in the placement of pit and fissure sealant materials? A systematic review
    Amir Azarpazhooh
    Department of Endodontics, Community Dental Health Services Research Unit, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
    J Can Dent Assoc 74:179-83. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Efficacy of dental prophylaxis (rubber cup) for the prevention of caries and gingivitis: a systematic review of literature
    A Azarpazhooh
    Community Dental Health Services Research Unit, Department of Endodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Room 521A, 124 Edward Street, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 1G6, Canada
    Br Dent J 207:E14; discussion 328-9. 2009
  5. pmc Time loss due to dental problems and treatment in the Canadian population: analysis of a nationwide cross-sectional survey
    Alyssa Hayes
    Discipline of Dental Public Health, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    BMC Oral Health 13:17. 2013
  6. pmc Dental treatment needs in the Canadian population: analysis of a nationwide cross-sectional survey
    Chantel Ramraj
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    BMC Oral Health 12:46. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Separating fact from fiction: use of high-level evidence from research syntheses to identify diseases and disorders associated with periodontal disease
    Amir Azarpazhooh
    Division of Dental Public Health, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Room 521A, 124 Edward Street, Toronto, ON M5G 1G6
    J Can Dent Assoc 78:c25. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Nonsurgical root canal treatment may reduce the prevalence and severity of pain of endodontic origin within 1 day following treatment and substantially to minimal levels in 7 days
    Amir Azarpazhooh
    Department of Biological and Diagnostic Sciences, Discipline of Dental Public Health, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, 124 Edward Street, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Evid Based Dent Pract 12:12-3. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Evaluating the effect of an ozone delivery system on the reversal of dentin hypersensitivity: a randomized, double-blinded clinical trial
    Amir Azarpazhooh
    Department of Endodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Endod 35:1-9. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Prion disease: the implications for dentistry
    Amir Azarpazhooh
    Department of Endodontics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Endod 34:1158-66. 2008

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Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Prions in dentistry--what are they, should we be concerned, and what can we do?
    Amir Azarpazhooh
    Department of Community Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
    J Can Dent Assoc 72:53-60. 2006
    ..To briefly review the characteristics of prions, the risk of transmission and implications for infection control in dentistry...
  2. ncbi request reprint Pit and fissure sealants in the prevention of dental caries in children and adolescents: a systematic review
    Amir Azarpazhooh
    Department of Endodontics, Community Dental Health Services Research Unit, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
    J Can Dent Assoc 74:171-7. 2008
    ..To investigate the evidence for sealants as a means to prevent caries in children and adolescents and, in the presence of suitable supporting evidence, to develop a protocol for the application of sealants...
  3. ncbi request reprint Is there a risk of harm or toxicity in the placement of pit and fissure sealant materials? A systematic review
    Amir Azarpazhooh
    Department of Endodontics, Community Dental Health Services Research Unit, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
    J Can Dent Assoc 74:179-83. 2008
    ..The purpose of this systematic review was to investigate whether the placement of pit and fissure sealant materials causes toxicity, and thus harms patients...
  4. doi request reprint Efficacy of dental prophylaxis (rubber cup) for the prevention of caries and gingivitis: a systematic review of literature
    A Azarpazhooh
    Community Dental Health Services Research Unit, Department of Endodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Room 521A, 124 Edward Street, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 1G6, Canada
    Br Dent J 207:E14; discussion 328-9. 2009
    ..The purpose of this systematic review was to assess the efficacy of routine dental prophylaxis applied before professionally applied topical fluoride (PATF) or at a regular recall visit in the prevention of caries or gingivitis...
  5. pmc Time loss due to dental problems and treatment in the Canadian population: analysis of a nationwide cross-sectional survey
    Alyssa Hayes
    Discipline of Dental Public Health, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    BMC Oral Health 13:17. 2013
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  6. pmc Dental treatment needs in the Canadian population: analysis of a nationwide cross-sectional survey
    Chantel Ramraj
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    BMC Oral Health 12:46. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the normative treatment needs of a nationally representative sample of Canadians and describe how these needs were distributed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Separating fact from fiction: use of high-level evidence from research syntheses to identify diseases and disorders associated with periodontal disease
    Amir Azarpazhooh
    Division of Dental Public Health, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Room 521A, 124 Edward Street, Toronto, ON M5G 1G6
    J Can Dent Assoc 78:c25. 2012
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Nonsurgical root canal treatment may reduce the prevalence and severity of pain of endodontic origin within 1 day following treatment and substantially to minimal levels in 7 days
    Amir Azarpazhooh
    Department of Biological and Diagnostic Sciences, Discipline of Dental Public Health, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, 124 Edward Street, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Evid Based Dent Pract 12:12-3. 2012
    ..LEVEL OF EVIDENCE: Level 2: Limited-quality, patient-oriented evidence. STRENGTH OF RECOMMENDATION GRADE: Grade B: Inconsistent or limited-quality patient-oriented evidence...
  9. doi request reprint Evaluating the effect of an ozone delivery system on the reversal of dentin hypersensitivity: a randomized, double-blinded clinical trial
    Amir Azarpazhooh
    Department of Endodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Endod 35:1-9. 2009
    ..There was a large placebo effect that narrowed the range over which to detect treatment differences...
  10. doi request reprint Prion disease: the implications for dentistry
    Amir Azarpazhooh
    Department of Endodontics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Endod 34:1158-66. 2008
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  11. ncbi request reprint Clinical efficacy of casein derivatives: a systematic review of the literature
    Amir Azarpazhooh
    Community Dental Health Services Research Unit, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Am Dent Assoc 139:915-24; quiz 994-5. 2008
    ..The objective of this article was to review systematically the clinical trials of casein derivatives (specifically casein phosphopeptide-amorphous calcium phosphate [CPP-ACP] complex) used in dentistry...
  12. ncbi request reprint Introducing dental students to evidence-based decisions in dental care
    Amir Azarpazhooh
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Community Dental Health Services Research Unit, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Dent Educ 72:87-109. 2008
    ..It is essential to establish the fundamentals of evidence-based practice during the undergraduate curriculum to assist dental students in learning the skills to practice evidence-based dentistry...
  13. doi request reprint The application of ozone in dentistry: a systematic review of literature
    Amir Azarpazhooh
    Department of Endodontics and Community Dental Health Services Research Unit, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, 124 Edward Street, Toronto, ON, M5G 1G6 Canada
    J Dent 36:104-16. 2008
    ..1) To systematically review the clinical application and remineralization potentials of ozone in dentistry; (2) To summarize the available in vitro applications of ozone in dentistry...
  14. doi request reprint The effect of photodynamic therapy for periodontitis: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Amir Azarpazhooh
    Community Dental Health Services Research Unit and Division of Endodontics, University of Toronto, 124 Edward St, Toronto, ON M5G 1G6, Canada
    J Periodontol 81:4-14. 2010
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  15. ncbi request reprint Fluoride varnish in the prevention of dental caries in children and adolescents: a systematic review
    Amir Azarpazhooh
    Community Dental Health Services Research Unit, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, 124 Edward Street, Toronto, ON M5G 1G6
    J Can Dent Assoc 74:73-9. 2008
    ..To develop a scientifically current and evidence-based protocol for the use of fluoride varnish for the prevention of dental caries among high-risk children and adolescents...
  16. doi request reprint Public preferences for seeking publicly financed dental care and professional preferences for structuring it
    Carlos QuiƱonez
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 38:152-8. 2010
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  17. ncbi request reprint Systematic review of the association between respiratory diseases and oral health
    Amir Azarpazhooh
    Department of Community Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Periodontol 77:1465-82. 2006
    ..The purpose of this review was to investigate evidence for a possible etiological association between oral health and pneumonia or other respiratory diseases...
  18. ncbi request reprint Computer-assisted learning in orthodontic education: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Thikriat S Al-Jewair
    Department of Community Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, 124 Edward Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5G 1G6
    J Dent Educ 73:730-9. 2009
    ..No conclusions can be drawn about the time efficiency of CAL. Further studies are warranted to examine other important outcomes, including CAL efficacy in teaching other orthodontic topics, cost-effectiveness, and knowledge retention...
  19. doi request reprint Technique acquisition in the use of two thermoplasticized root filling methods by inexperienced dental students: a microcomputed tomography analysis
    Mana Mirfendereski
    Discipline of Endodontics, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Endod 35:1512-7. 2009
    ..Limited endodontic experiences in dental schools suggest the need for easy-to-learn techniques. Therefore, two simplified root filling methods were assessed for adequacy and expediency when performed by inexperienced students...
  20. doi request reprint Torsional profiles of new and used 20/.06 GT series X and GT rotary endodontic instruments
    Tina Kell
    Discipline of Endodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Endod 35:1278-81. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the torsional profiles of new and used 20/0.06 GT series X (GTX) and GT (GT) instruments (Dentsply Tulsa Dental Specialties)...
  21. ncbi request reprint Structured or unstructured personnel interviews?
    Amir Azarpazhooh
    Department of Endodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto
    Healthc Manage Forum 21:33-43. 2008
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