Simone de Melo Costa

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Publications

  1. pmc The severity of dental caries in adults aged 35 to 44 years residing in the metropolitan area of a large city in Brazil: a cross-sectional study
    Simone M Costa
    Department of Dentistry, Universidade Estadual de Montes Claros, Montes Claros, Brazil
    BMC Oral Health 12:25. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint [Impact of dental caries on quality of life among adults resident in greater Belo Horizonte, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil]
    Simone de Melo Costa
    Universidade Estadual de Montes Claros, Campus Universitário Professor Darcy Ribeiro, Vila Mauricéia, Montes Claros, MG
    Cien Saude Colet 18:1971-80. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint [Community health worker: a core element of health actions]
    Simone de Melo Costa
    Departamento de Odontologia, Universidade Estadual de Montes Claros, Campus Universitário Professor Darcy Ribeiro, Vila Mauricéia, Montes Claros, MG
    Cien Saude Colet 18:2147-56. 2013
  4. pmc High dental caries among adults aged 35 to 44 years: case-control study of distal and proximal factors
    Simone M Costa
    Department of Dentistry, Universidade Estadual of Montes Claros, UNIMONTES Montes Claros, Minas Gerais, Brazil
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 10:2401-11. 2013
  5. pmc A systematic review of socioeconomic indicators and dental caries in adults
    Simone M Costa
    School of Dentistry, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte 31270 901, Brazil
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 9:3540-74. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint [Inequalities in the distribution of dental caries in Brazil: a bioethical approach]
    Simone de Melo Costa
    Departamento de Odontologia, Universidade Estadual de Montes Claros, MG, Brazil
    Cien Saude Colet 18:461-70. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of dental students regarding dentistry, the job market and the public healthcare system
    Simone de Melo Costa
    Departamento de Odontologia, Universidade Estadual de Montes Claros, MG, Brazil
    Cien Saude Colet 17:1285-96. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint [Feminization of the odontology course at the State University of Montes Claros, Minas Gerais State]
    Simone de Melo Costa
    Departamento de Odontologia, Universidade Estadual de Montes Claros, MG, Brazil
    Cien Saude Colet 15:1865-73. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Dental caries and endemic dental fluorosis in rural communities, Minas Gerais, Brazil
    Simone de Melo Costa
    Department of Dentistry, Universidade Estadual de Montes Claros, Montes Claros, MG, Brazil
    Rev Bras Epidemiol 16:1021-8. 2013

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc The severity of dental caries in adults aged 35 to 44 years residing in the metropolitan area of a large city in Brazil: a cross-sectional study
    Simone M Costa
    Department of Dentistry, Universidade Estadual de Montes Claros, Montes Claros, Brazil
    BMC Oral Health 12:25. 2012
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint [Impact of dental caries on quality of life among adults resident in greater Belo Horizonte, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil]
    Simone de Melo Costa
    Universidade Estadual de Montes Claros, Campus Universitário Professor Darcy Ribeiro, Vila Mauricéia, Montes Claros, MG
    Cien Saude Colet 18:1971-80. 2013
    ..In conclusion, dental caries exerts a negative impact on the quality of life of adults. Subjective indicators can contribute in qualifying clinical information on oral health. ..
  3. ncbi request reprint [Community health worker: a core element of health actions]
    Simone de Melo Costa
    Departamento de Odontologia, Universidade Estadual de Montes Claros, Campus Universitário Professor Darcy Ribeiro, Vila Mauricéia, Montes Claros, MG
    Cien Saude Colet 18:2147-56. 2013
    ..In this way, the CHW can be jointly responsible for primary care and integrate the system of health care administration. ..
  4. pmc High dental caries among adults aged 35 to 44 years: case-control study of distal and proximal factors
    Simone M Costa
    Department of Dentistry, Universidade Estadual of Montes Claros, UNIMONTES Montes Claros, Minas Gerais, Brazil
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 10:2401-11. 2013
    ..Greater caries severity persists among low-income families and among groups with a low degree of social cohesion...
  5. pmc A systematic review of socioeconomic indicators and dental caries in adults
    Simone M Costa
    School of Dentistry, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Belo Horizonte 31270 901, Brazil
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 9:3540-74. 2012
    ..The scientific evidence reveals that educational level, income, occupation and the Gini coefficient are associated with dental caries...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Inequalities in the distribution of dental caries in Brazil: a bioethical approach]
    Simone de Melo Costa
    Departamento de Odontologia, Universidade Estadual de Montes Claros, MG, Brazil
    Cien Saude Colet 18:461-70. 2013
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of dental students regarding dentistry, the job market and the public healthcare system
    Simone de Melo Costa
    Departamento de Odontologia, Universidade Estadual de Montes Claros, MG, Brazil
    Cien Saude Colet 17:1285-96. 2012
    ..However, the students' perceptions revealed contradictions, considering the low value they attributed to the classes on Public Health and their perception of the public system as a residual job option...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Feminization of the odontology course at the State University of Montes Claros, Minas Gerais State]
    Simone de Melo Costa
    Departamento de Odontologia, Universidade Estadual de Montes Claros, MG, Brazil
    Cien Saude Colet 15:1865-73. 2010
    ..The analyzed literature source is according to the empirical data from the present case study. It was concluded that the feminization phenomena also occurs in the odontology course of Unimontes...
  9. ncbi request reprint Dental caries and endemic dental fluorosis in rural communities, Minas Gerais, Brazil
    Simone de Melo Costa
    Department of Dentistry, Universidade Estadual de Montes Claros, Montes Claros, MG, Brazil
    Rev Bras Epidemiol 16:1021-8. 2013
    ..001). This association was not found among adolescents and adults (p > 0.05). The association was found between the conditions more severe fluorosis and caries in individuals under 12 years. ..