Donald L Chi

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Publications

  1. pmc Caregiver Burden and Preventive Dental Care Use for US Children with Special Health Care Needs: A Stratified Analysis Based on Functional Limitation
    Donald L Chi
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Washington, Box 357475, Seattle, WA, 98195, USA
    Matern Child Health J 18:882-90. 2014
  2. pmc Cluster-randomized Xylitol Toothpaste Trial for Early Childhood Caries Prevention
    Donald L Chi
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash, USA
    J Dent Child (Chic) 81:27-32. 2014
  3. pmc Medical care transition planning and dental care use for youth with special health care needs during the transition from adolescence to young adulthood: a preliminary explanatory model
    Donald L Chi
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Washington, Box 357475, Seattle, WA, 98195, USA
    Matern Child Health J 18:778-88. 2014
  4. ncbi request reprint Student learning outcomes associated with video vs. paper cases in a public health dentistry course
    Donald L Chi
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Washington, Box 357475, Seattle, WA 98195
    J Dent Educ 78:24-30. 2014
  5. pmc Dental caries prevalence in children and adolescents with cystic fibrosis: a qualitative systematic review and recommendations for future research
    Donald L Chi
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Int J Paediatr Dent 23:376-86. 2013
  6. pmc An explanatory model of factors related to well baby visits by age three years for Medicaid-enrolled infants: a retrospective cohort study
    Donald L Chi
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, University of Washington, Box 357475, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    BMC Pediatr 13:158. 2013
  7. pmc Developmental delays and dental caries in low-income preschoolers in the USA: a pilot cross-sectional study and preliminary explanatory model
    Donald L Chi
    University of Washington, Box 357475, Seattle 98195, WA, USA
    BMC Oral Health 13:53. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Reimbursement rates and policies for primary molar pit-and-fissure sealants across state Medicaid programs
    Donald L Chi
    Dr Chi is an assistant professor, Department of Oral Health Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Washington, Box 357475, Seattle, Wash 98195
    J Am Dent Assoc 144:1272-8. 2013
  9. pmc A serial cross-sectional study of pediatric inpatient hospitalizations for non-traumatic dental conditions
    D L Chi
    University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Dent Res 92:682-8. 2013
  10. pmc Gender-stratified models to examine the relationship between financial hardship and self-reported oral health for older US men and women
    Donald L Chi
    University of Washington, School of Dentistry, Department of Oral Health Sciences, Box 357475, Seattle, WA 98195 7475, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:1507-15. 2013

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Publications34

  1. pmc Caregiver Burden and Preventive Dental Care Use for US Children with Special Health Care Needs: A Stratified Analysis Based on Functional Limitation
    Donald L Chi
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Washington, Box 357475, Seattle, WA, 98195, USA
    Matern Child Health J 18:882-90. 2014
    ..Interventions to improve the oral health of CSHCN should include strategies to reduce caregiver burden, especially within socioeconomically vulnerable families. ..
  2. pmc Cluster-randomized Xylitol Toothpaste Trial for Early Childhood Caries Prevention
    Donald L Chi
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash, USA
    J Dent Child (Chic) 81:27-32. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the efficacy of supervised tooth-brushing with xylitol toothpaste to prevent early childhood caries (ECC) and reduce mutans streptococci...
  3. pmc Medical care transition planning and dental care use for youth with special health care needs during the transition from adolescence to young adulthood: a preliminary explanatory model
    Donald L Chi
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Washington, Box 357475, Seattle, WA, 98195, USA
    Matern Child Health J 18:778-88. 2014
    ..Dental care should be an integral part of the comprehensive health care transition planning process for all YSHCN. ..
  4. ncbi request reprint Student learning outcomes associated with video vs. paper cases in a public health dentistry course
    Donald L Chi
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Washington, Box 357475, Seattle, WA 98195
    J Dent Educ 78:24-30. 2014
    ..Compared to paper cases, video cases significantly improved cognitive, affective, and overall learning outcomes for dental students. ..
  5. pmc Dental caries prevalence in children and adolescents with cystic fibrosis: a qualitative systematic review and recommendations for future research
    Donald L Chi
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Int J Paediatr Dent 23:376-86. 2013
    ..Children and adolescents with cystic fibrosis (CF) are believed to be at low risk for dental caries, but this paradigm has not been critically evaluated...
  6. pmc An explanatory model of factors related to well baby visits by age three years for Medicaid-enrolled infants: a retrospective cohort study
    Donald L Chi
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, University of Washington, Box 357475, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    BMC Pediatr 13:158. 2013
    ..The study objective was to identify factors related to the number of WBVs received by Medicaid-enrolled infants in the first three years of life and to present a preliminary explanatory model...
  7. pmc Developmental delays and dental caries in low-income preschoolers in the USA: a pilot cross-sectional study and preliminary explanatory model
    Donald L Chi
    University of Washington, Box 357475, Seattle 98195, WA, USA
    BMC Oral Health 13:53. 2013
    ..S. school readiness program for low-income preschool-aged children...
  8. ncbi request reprint Reimbursement rates and policies for primary molar pit-and-fissure sealants across state Medicaid programs
    Donald L Chi
    Dr Chi is an assistant professor, Department of Oral Health Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Washington, Box 357475, Seattle, Wash 98195
    J Am Dent Assoc 144:1272-8. 2013
    ....
  9. pmc A serial cross-sectional study of pediatric inpatient hospitalizations for non-traumatic dental conditions
    D L Chi
    University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Dent Res 92:682-8. 2013
    ..Children with 2+ CCCs had the greatest odds of being hospitalized for NTDCs, which highlights the need to develop preventive interventions targeting children with 2+ CCCs...
  10. pmc Gender-stratified models to examine the relationship between financial hardship and self-reported oral health for older US men and women
    Donald L Chi
    University of Washington, School of Dentistry, Department of Oral Health Sciences, Box 357475, Seattle, WA 98195 7475, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:1507-15. 2013
    ..We evaluated the relationship between financial hardship and self-reported oral health for older men and women...
  11. ncbi request reprint Correlates of root caries experience in middle-aged and older adults in the Northwest Practice-based REsearch Collaborative in Evidence-based DENTistry research network
    Donald L Chi
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Washington, Box 357475, Seattle, Wash 98195, USA
    J Am Dent Assoc 144:507-16. 2013
    ....
  12. pmc Neighborhood social capital, neighborhood attachment, and dental care use for Los Angeles Family and Neighborhood Survey adults
    Donald L Chi
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7475, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:e88-95. 2013
    ..We tested the hypothesis that neighborhood-level social capital and individual-level neighborhood attachment are positively associated with adult dental care use...
  13. pmc Relationship between medical well baby visits and first dental examinations for young children in Medicaid
    Donald L Chi
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7475, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:347-54. 2013
    ..We examined the relationship between preventive well baby visits (WBVs) and the timing of first dental examinations for young Medicaid-enrolled children...
  14. pmc County-level determinants of dental utilization for Medicaid-enrolled children with chronic conditions: how does place affect use?
    Donald L Chi
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, University of Washington, Box 357475, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Health Place 18:1422-9. 2012
    ..We present a new descriptive model on dental utilization that emphasizes county-level factors as well as interactions between county-level and child-level factors...
  15. pmc The relationship between body system-based chronic conditions and dental utilization for Medicaid-enrolled children: a retrospective cohort study
    Donald L Chi
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, University of Washington School of Dentistry, Seattle, WA 98195 7475, USA
    BMC Oral Health 12:28. 2012
    ..The goals of this study are to evaluate dental care use for Medicaid-enrolled children with chronic conditions and to identify the subgroups of children with chronic conditions that are the least likely to use dental care services...
  16. pmc Timing of first dental checkup for newly Medicaid-enrolled children with an intellectual or developmental disability
    Donald L Chi
    Oral Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Intellect Dev Disabil 50:2-15. 2012
    ..Results suggest that having an intellectual or developmental disability is not associated with later first dental checkups for this population...
  17. pmc Timing of first dental visits for newly Medicaid-enrolled children with an intellectual or developmental disability in Iowa, 2005-2007
    Donald L Chi
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Public Policy Center, University of Iowa, Iowa City, USA
    Am J Public Health 101:922-9. 2011
    ..We evaluated the relationship between having an intellectual or developmental disability (IDD) and the timing of the first dental visit for children who were newly enrolled in Medicaid in Iowa...
  18. pmc Impact of chronic condition status and severity on dental utilization for Iowa Medicaid-enrolled children
    Donald L Chi
    Department of Dental Public Health Sciences, School of Dentistry, The University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98185, USA
    Med Care 49:180-92. 2011
    ..Although Medicaid-enrolled children with a chronic condition (CC) may be less likely to use dental care because of factors related to their CC, dental utilization for this population is poorly understood...
  19. pmc Impact of chronic condition status and severity on the time to first dental visit for newly Medicaid-enrolled children in Iowa
    Donald L Chi
    School of Dentistry, Department of Dental Public Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    Health Serv Res 46:572-95. 2011
    ..Data Source. Enrollment and claims data (2003-2008) for newly Medicaid-enrolled children ages 3-14 in Iowa...
  20. pmc Impact of chronic condition status and severity on dental treatment under general anesthesia for Medicaid-enrolled children in Iowa state
    Donald L Chi
    Department of Dental Public Health Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Paediatr Anaesth 20:856-65. 2010
    ..To assess the impact of chronic condition (CC) status and CC severity, respectively, on the odds of receiving dental treatment under general anesthesia (GA) for Medicaid-enrolled children by age group...
  21. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting age at first dental exam for Medicaid-enrolled children seen at Federally Qualified Health Centers
    Raymond A Kuthy
    Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry, College of Dentistry, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Pediatr Dent 35:E100-6. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to estimate age at first dental visit (FDV) and identify variables predicting earlier visits for Medicaid-enrolled children at Iowa Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHC)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Periodicity of dental recall visits for young children first seen in community health centers
    Raymond A Kuthy
    Department of Preventive and Community Dentistry, University of Iowa College of Dentistry, Iowa City, IA, USA Public Policy Center, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    J Public Health Dent 73:271-9. 2013
    ..To study the factors associated with young children who had their first dental visit (FDV) at a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) and returned within 12 months for a second dental episode...
  23. pmc County-level characteristics as predictors of dentists' ECC counseling in the USA: a survey study
    Peter Milgrom
    Department of Oral Health Sciences, University of Washington, Box 357475, Seattle, WA 98195 7475, USA
    BMC Oral Health 13:23. 2013
    ..This study extends those findings with an analysis of county level factors...
  24. pmc Preventive dental utilization for Medicaid-enrolled children in Iowa identified with intellectual and/or developmental disability
    Donald L Chi
    Department of Pediatric Dentistry, College of Dentistry, Public Policy Center, The University of Iowa, IA 52246, USA
    J Public Health Dent 70:35-44. 2010
    ..To compare preventive dental utilization for children with intellectual and/or developmental disability (IDD) and those without IDD and to identify factors associated with dental utilization...
  25. pmc Dental utilization by adult Medicaid enrollees who have indicators of intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD)
    Jane M Chalmers
    Preventive and Community Dentistry, College of Dentistry, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Spec Care Dentist 31:18-26. 2011
    ..In Iowa, dental utilization for adults 22-64 years of age with IDD was reasonably high (64%) in 2005, but individuals over age 65 had lower utilization (45%)...
  26. pmc Socioeconomic status, food security, and dental caries in US children: mediation analyses of data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 2007-2008
    Donald L Chi
    Donald L Chi, Erin E Masterson, Lloyd A Mancl, and Susan E Coldwell are with the Department of Oral Health Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Washington, Seattle Adam C Carle is with the Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine, and the Department of Psychology, College of Arts and Sciences, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
    Am J Public Health 104:860-4. 2014
    ..We examined associations of household socioeconomic status (SES) and food security with children's oral health outcomes...
  27. pmc Caregivers who refuse preventive care for their children: the relationship between immunization and topical fluoride refusal
    Donald L Chi
    Donald L Chi is with the Department of Oral Health Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Washington, Seattle
    Am J Public Health 104:1327-33. 2014
    ..The aim of this study was to examine caregivers' refusal of preventive medical and dental care for children...
  28. ncbi request reprint Prevention-centered caries management strategies during critical periods in early childhood
    Peter Milgrom
    Northwest Center to Reduce Oral Health Disparities, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7475, USA
    J Calif Dent Assoc 39:735-41. 2011
    ....
  29. pmc Exploring the potential for foreign-trained dentists to address workforce shortages and improve access to dental care for vulnerable populations in the United States: a case study from Washington State
    Naseem Bazargan
    University of Washington School of Dentistry, Department of Dental Public Health Sciences, 1959 NE Pacific Street, Box 357475, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 10:336. 2010
    ..S.-trained dentists; and b) among newly licensed dentists who participated in the Medicaid program, foreign-trained dentists are more likely to practice in dental HPSAs than U.S.-trained dentists...
  30. pmc Multilevel factors associated with dentists' counseling of pregnant women about periodontal health
    Donald L Chi
    University of Washington, School of Dentistry, Department of Oral Health Sciences, Seattle, Washington
    Spec Care Dentist 34:2-6. 2014
    ..To identify factors associated with dentists' counseling of pregnant patients about periodontal health...
  31. ncbi request reprint Washington state foster care: dental utilization and expenditures
    Molly L R Melbye
    Oral Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Public Health Dent 74:93-101. 2014
    ..To identify factors associated with dental utilization and expenditures for children enrolled in Washington State (WA) foster care (FC)...
  32. pmc Cost-effectiveness of pit-and-fissure sealants on primary molars in Medicaid-enrolled children
    Donald L Chi
    Donald L Chi is with the Department of Oral Health Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Washington, Seattle David N van der Goes is with the Department of Economics, College of Arts and Sciences and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Center for Health Policy, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque John P Ney is with the Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of Washington
    Am J Public Health 104:555-61. 2014
    ..We compared the incremental cost-effectiveness of 2 primary molar sealant strategies-always seal and never seal-with standard care for Medicaid-enrolled children...
  33. pmc Encouraging early preventive dental visits for preschool-aged children enrolled in Medicaid: using the extended parallel process model to conduct formative research
    Natoshia M Askelson
    Public Policy Center, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA Oral Health Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA Preventive and Community Dentistry, University of Iowa, College of Dentistry, Iowa City, IA, USA Anthropology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA Center for Health Outcomes and Prevention Research, Sanford Research, University of South Dakota, Sioux Falls, SD, USA
    J Public Health Dent 74:64-70. 2014
    ..This qualitative study examined the potential for the Extended Parallel Process Model (EPPM) to be used to uncover potential antecedents to parents' decisions about seeking preventive dental care...
  34. pmc Areca use among adolescents in Yap and Pohnpei, the Federated States of Micronesia
    Peter Milgrom
    Northwest Center to Reduce Oral Health Disparities, University of Washington, Box 357475, Seattle, WA, USA
    Harm Reduct J 10:26. 2013
    ..Areca (Betel Nut) is the fourth most commonly used psychoactive drug throughout the world and is legal in U.S. It is carcinogenic. Within a health program in the Federated States of Micronesia we surveyed use among adolescents...