James Leake

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The history of dental programs for older adults
    J L Leake
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Can Dent Assoc 66:316-9. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Clinical decision-making for caries management in root surfaces
    J L Leake
    Department of Diagnostic and Biological Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Canada
    J Dent Educ 65:1147-53. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Has the level of dental fluorosis among Toronto children changed?
    James Leake
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Ontario
    J Can Dent Assoc 68:21-5. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic codes in dentistry--definition, utility and developments to date
    James L Leake
    Department of Diagnostic and Biological Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
    J Can Dent Assoc 68:403-6. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Why do we need an oral health care policy in Canada?
    James L Leake
    Departmentof Diagnostic and Biological Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON M5G 1G6
    J Can Dent Assoc 72:317. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Is regular visiting associated with lower costs? Analyzing service utilization patterns in the first nations population in Canada
    James L Leake
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, 124 Edward St, Toronto ON, Canada
    J Public Health Dent 66:116-22. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Developing management information from an administrative database of dental services: identifying factors that influence costs
    James L Leake
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, 124 Edward St, Toronto ON, Canada
    J Public Health Dent 65:153-9. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Access and care: reports from Canadian dental education and care agencies
    James L Leake
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
    J Can Dent Assoc 71:469-71. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint The use of administrative databases to assess oral health care
    James L Leake
    Community Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, 124 Edward St, Toronto, ON, Canada M5G 1G6
    J Public Health Dent 65:21-35. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Oral health care in Canada--a view from the trenches
    Patricia Main
    Department of Diagnostic and Biological Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
    J Can Dent Assoc 72:319. 2006

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Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint The history of dental programs for older adults
    J L Leake
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Can Dent Assoc 66:316-9. 2000
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Clinical decision-making for caries management in root surfaces
    J L Leake
    Department of Diagnostic and Biological Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Canada
    J Dent Educ 65:1147-53. 2001
    ..Every three-month application of chlorhexidine varnish was shown to be efficacious in one arm of one study. Evidence for restoration of root caries is tentative since the studies were of limited design and duration...
  3. ncbi request reprint Has the level of dental fluorosis among Toronto children changed?
    James Leake
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Ontario
    J Can Dent Assoc 68:21-5. 2002
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic codes in dentistry--definition, utility and developments to date
    James L Leake
    Department of Diagnostic and Biological Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
    J Can Dent Assoc 68:403-6. 2002
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Why do we need an oral health care policy in Canada?
    James L Leake
    Departmentof Diagnostic and Biological Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON M5G 1G6
    J Can Dent Assoc 72:317. 2006
    ..One of the first steps would be to establish new models for the delivery of preventive measures and care that reach out to those who do not now enjoy access...
  6. ncbi request reprint Is regular visiting associated with lower costs? Analyzing service utilization patterns in the first nations population in Canada
    James L Leake
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, 124 Edward St, Toronto ON, Canada
    J Public Health Dent 66:116-22. 2006
    ..Using an administrative database of dental service records from the Non-Insured Health Benefits (NIHB) program of Health Canada for 1994-2001, the authors set out to test whether regular visitors had lower program expenditures...
  7. ncbi request reprint Developing management information from an administrative database of dental services: identifying factors that influence costs
    James L Leake
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, 124 Edward St, Toronto ON, Canada
    J Public Health Dent 65:153-9. 2005
    ..We describe service patterns and compare changes in program expenditures with the Consumer Price Index over eight years in a dental program with a controlled-fee schedule offered to Canadian First Nations and Inuit people...
  8. ncbi request reprint Access and care: reports from Canadian dental education and care agencies
    James L Leake
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
    J Can Dent Assoc 71:469-71. 2005
    ..The presenters consistently identified the need to change methods of financing dental education and both the financing and models of care delivery to meet the needs of those with restricted access to oral health care...
  9. ncbi request reprint The use of administrative databases to assess oral health care
    James L Leake
    Community Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, 124 Edward St, Toronto, ON, Canada M5G 1G6
    J Public Health Dent 65:21-35. 2005
    ..We examined the potential for research using administrative databases containing dentists' claims to identify both the type of health services research questions addressed and the strength of the evidence that is achieved in such studies...
  10. ncbi request reprint Oral health care in Canada--a view from the trenches
    Patricia Main
    Department of Diagnostic and Biological Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
    J Can Dent Assoc 72:319. 2006
    ..This paper reports the results of that survey...
  11. ncbi request reprint Severe dental caries, impacts and determinants among children 2-6 years of age in Inuvik Region, Northwest Territories, Canada
    James Leake
    Community Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, 124 Edward St, Toronto, ON M5G 1G6
    J Can Dent Assoc 74:519. 2008
    ..4; 90% CI = 1.3-4.6) and after (OR = 2.0; 90% CI = 1.2-3.2) that age. This information should enable the Health and Social Services Authority to plan health promotion and service delivery programs for the children in Inuvik Region...
  12. ncbi request reprint A macroeconomic review of dentistry in Canada in the 1990s
    Kalyani K Baldota
    University of Toronto, Ontario
    J Can Dent Assoc 70:604-9. 2004
    ..CONCLUSIONS: The direct economic costs of dental conditions increased during the 1990s from 4.13 billion dollars to 6.77 billion dollars. Over the same period, the public share for expenditures on dental health care services declined...
  13. 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...
  14. 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...
  15. doi request reprint Lack of oral care policies in Toronto daycares
    Elena Gartsbein
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, M5G 1G6
    J Public Health Dent 69:190-6. 2009
    ..The main objectives of this investigation were to a) determine the prevalence of oral care policies in daycares and b) examine the availability of resources...
  16. 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...
  17. doi request reprint A retrospective analysis of referral patterns for oral radiologic consultation over 3 years in Ontario, Canada
    Susanne E Perschbacher
    Department of Oral Radiology, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 109:e86-91. 2010
    ..To determine the types of practitioners who most commonly refer and the film type and diagnostic entities that are most frequently submitted for oral radiologic consultation in Ontario, Canada...
  18. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of dental caries among 7- and 13-year-old First Nations children, District of Manitoulin, Ontario
    Sabrina Peressini
    Department of Community Dentistry, Faculty of Dentisty, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Can Dent Assoc 70:382. 2004
    ..The purpose of this paper was to identify the prevalence of dental caries in children 7 or 13 years of age and to compare these data with published data for the same age groups from other First Nations communities in Canada...
  19. ncbi request reprint The effect of dental insurance on the ranking of dental treatment needs in older residents of Durham Region's homes for the aged
    Albert O Adegbembo
    Department of Biomaterials, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
    J Can Dent Assoc 68:412. 2002
    ..5%] vs. 75/172 [43.6%], p = 0.04). Ranking of the need for care was not significantly influenced by dental insurance; need of any kind was explained by being dentate (odds ratio 12.3, 95% confidence interval 5.6 27.3)...
  20. 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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  21. ncbi request reprint The influence of dental insurance on institutionalized older adults in ranking their oral health status
    Albert O Adegbembo
    Division of Public Health Services and Research, College of Dentistry University of Florida, Gainesville, USA
    Spec Care Dentist 25:275-85. 2005
    ..08; 47.96). In this population, therefore, dental insurance was associated with higher oral health status rank among the dentate, but its effect on the edentulous population depended on age and the pattern of visiting the dentist...
  22. ncbi request reprint Investigating the potential for students to provide dental services in community settings
    Linda Huynh-Vo
    Policy Branch of the Canadian International Development Agency
    J Can Dent Assoc 68:408-11. 2002
    ....