W M Thomson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Otago
Country: New Zealand

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of self-reported hand dermatoses in New Zealand dentists
    Neil A Sinclair
    Department of Oral Sciences, School of Dentistry, Dunedin
    N Z Dent J 100:38-41. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Adult oral health inequalities described using area-based and household-based socioeconomic status measures
    Lisa M Jamieson
    Australian Research Centre for Population Oral Health, University of Adelaide, South Australia
    J Public Health Dent 66:104-9. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint A medication capture and analysis system for use in epidemiology
    W M Thomson
    Department of Community Dental Health, School of Dentistry, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Drugs Aging 10:290-8. 1997
  4. ncbi request reprint Child dental caries patterns described using a combination of area-based and household-based socio-economic status measures
    W Murray Thomson
    Department of Oral Sciences, School of Dentistry, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Community Dent Health 21:285-90. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Dental caries experience in older people over time: what can the large cohort studies tell us?
    W M Thomson
    Dental Public Health, School of Dentistry, The University of Otago, PO Box 647, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Br Dent J 196:89-92; discussion 87. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Were NZ's structural changes to the welfare state in the early 1990s associated with a measurable increase in oral health inequalities among children?
    W M Thomson
    School of Dentistry, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Public Health 26:525-30. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Orthodontic treatment outcomes in the long term: findings from a longitudinal study of New Zealanders
    W M Thomson
    Dental Public Health, School of Dentistry, The University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Angle Orthod 72:449-55. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Medications taken by 26-year-olds
    W M Thomson
    Department of Oral Sciences and Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, The University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Intern Med J 32:305-10. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Is medication a risk factor for dental caries among older people?
    W Murray Thomson
    Department of Oral Sciences and Orthodontics, The University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 30:224-32. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic inequalities in oral health in childhood and adulthood in a birth cohort
    W M Thomson
    Department of Oral Sciences, School of Dentistry, The University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 32:345-53. 2004

Detail Information

Publications105 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of self-reported hand dermatoses in New Zealand dentists
    Neil A Sinclair
    Department of Oral Sciences, School of Dentistry, Dunedin
    N Z Dent J 100:38-41. 2004
    ..To estimate the self-reported prevalence of hand dermatoses and irritation to the eyes, nose and airway among New Zealand dentists...
  2. ncbi request reprint Adult oral health inequalities described using area-based and household-based socioeconomic status measures
    Lisa M Jamieson
    Australian Research Centre for Population Oral Health, University of Adelaide, South Australia
    J Public Health Dent 66:104-9. 2006
    ..To describe adult oral health inequalities using an area-based and household-based measure of socioeconomic status (SES)...
  3. ncbi request reprint A medication capture and analysis system for use in epidemiology
    W M Thomson
    Department of Community Dental Health, School of Dentistry, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Drugs Aging 10:290-8. 1997
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Child dental caries patterns described using a combination of area-based and household-based socio-economic status measures
    W Murray Thomson
    Department of Oral Sciences, School of Dentistry, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Community Dent Health 21:285-90. 2004
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Dental caries experience in older people over time: what can the large cohort studies tell us?
    W M Thomson
    Dental Public Health, School of Dentistry, The University of Otago, PO Box 647, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Br Dent J 196:89-92; discussion 87. 2004
    ..The aim of this review is to examine and compare findings from established population-based longitudinal studies of older adults in order to determine their preventive implications...
  6. ncbi request reprint Were NZ's structural changes to the welfare state in the early 1990s associated with a measurable increase in oral health inequalities among children?
    W M Thomson
    School of Dentistry, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Public Health 26:525-30. 2002
    ..To test the hypothesis that the 1990-91 social and economic policy changes in New Zealand were associated with a subsequent increase in socioeconomic and ethnic inequalities in the dental caries experience of five-year-old children...
  7. ncbi request reprint Orthodontic treatment outcomes in the long term: findings from a longitudinal study of New Zealanders
    W M Thomson
    Dental Public Health, School of Dentistry, The University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Angle Orthod 72:449-55. 2002
    ..This study has found the equity, efficacy, effectiveness, and safety of orthodontic treatment in the Dunedin cohort to be acceptable...
  8. ncbi request reprint Medications taken by 26-year-olds
    W M Thomson
    Department of Oral Sciences and Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, The University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Intern Med J 32:305-10. 2002
    ..Most descriptive pharmacoepidemiological reports are from studies of older people, and little is known about medication use by younger adults...
  9. ncbi request reprint Is medication a risk factor for dental caries among older people?
    W Murray Thomson
    Department of Oral Sciences and Orthodontics, The University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 30:224-32. 2002
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic inequalities in oral health in childhood and adulthood in a birth cohort
    W M Thomson
    Department of Oral Sciences, School of Dentistry, The University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 32:345-53. 2004
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint IL-1 genotype and adult periodontitis among young New Zealanders
    W M Thomson
    Department of Oral Health, School of Dentistry, The University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Dent Res 80:1700-3. 2001
    ..Future periodontal data collections as this cohort ages are required to confirm the predictive value of that genotype...
  12. ncbi request reprint Socio-economic and behavioural risk factors for tooth loss from age 18 to 26 among participants in the Dunedin Multidisciplinary Health and Development Study
    W M Thomson
    School of Dentistry, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Caries Res 34:361-6. 2000
    ..To determine the risk factors associated with tooth loss between the ages of 18 and 26...
  13. ncbi request reprint Dental neglect and dental health among 26-year-olds in the Dunedin Multidisciplinary Health and Development Study
    W M Thomson
    Department of Oral Health, School of Dentistry, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 28:414-8. 2000
    ..To test a modification of a previously-reported six-item dental neglect scale and examine its association with dental health and service-use among young adults...
  14. ncbi request reprint The prevalence and intraoral distribution of periodontal attachment loss in a birth cohort of 26-year-olds
    W M Thomson
    Department of Oral Health, School of Dentistry, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Periodontol 71:1840-5. 2000
    ..There is a paucity of comprehensive descriptive data from younger age groups. Understanding the epidemiology and clinical presentation of the condition earlier in the disease course may enable more appropriate interventions...
  15. ncbi request reprint Incidence of dental anxiety in young adults in relation to dental treatment experience
    W M Thomson
    Department of Oral Health, School of Dentistry, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 28:289-94. 2000
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  16. ncbi request reprint Further testing of the xerostomia inventory
    W M Thomson
    Department of Oral Health, School of Dentistry, The University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 89:46-50. 2000
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Medication and dry mouth: findings from a cohort study of older people
    W M Thomson
    Department of Oral Health, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Public Health Dent 60:12-20. 2000
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the association between medication exposure and (1) unstimulated whole-salivary flow rate and (2) the severity of xerostomia among older people while adjusting for multiple medication use...
  18. ncbi request reprint One-year prospective evaluation of the early loading of unsplinted conical Brånemark fixtures with mandibular overdentures immediately following surgery
    A G Payne
    Department of Oral Rehabilitation, School of Dentistry, University of Otago, P O Box 647, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Clin Implant Dent Relat Res 3:9-19. 2001
    ..Prospective evaluation of the early loading of unsplinted Brånemark implants with mandibular overdentures opposing conventional dentures is not evident in the implant-related literature...
  19. ncbi request reprint Dental caries and changes in dental anxiety in late adolescence
    E Kruger
    Department of Oral Health, School of Dentistry, The University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 26:355-9. 1998
    ..Dental anxiety is likely to be a significant predictor of dental caries experience, and may be a risk factor for dental caries incidence...
  20. doi request reprint Antecedents and associations of root surface caries experience among 38-year-olds
    W M Thomson
    Sir John Walsh Research Institute, School of Dentistry, The University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Caries Res 47:128-34. 2013
    ..To determine whether coronal caries experience through to the 30s predicts root surface caries experience by age 38...
  21. ncbi request reprint Partial- or full-mouth approaches to assessing the prevalence of and risk factors for periodontal disease in young adults
    W M Thomson
    Department of Oral Sciences and Orthodontics, The University of Otago, School of Dentistry, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Periodontol 73:1010-4. 2002
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  22. pmc Maternal oral health predicts their children's caries experience in adulthood
    D M Shearer
    Department of Oral Sciences, School of Dentistry, PO Box 647, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand
    J Dent Res 90:672-7. 2011
    ..Unfavorable maternal self-rated oral health when children are young should be regarded as a risk indicator for poor oral health among offspring as they reach adulthood...
  23. doi request reprint Construct validity of Locker's global oral health item
    W M Thomson
    Department of Oral Sciences, Sir John Walsh Research Institute, School of Dentistry, The University of Otago, 280 Great King St, Dunedin, 9001, New Zealand
    J Dent Res 91:1038-42. 2012
    ..These findings provide preliminary support for the measure's validity as a global self-reported oral health measure in young middle-aged adults...
  24. pmc Trajectories of dental anxiety in a birth cohort
    W M Thomson
    Department of Oral Sciences, Sir John Walsh Research Institute, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 37:209-19. 2009
    ..To examine predictors of dental anxiety trajectories in a longitudinal study of New Zealanders...
  25. ncbi request reprint Self-reported oral health and dental service-use of rangatahi within the rohe of Tainui
    J R Broughton
    Sir John Walsh Research Institute, School of Dentistry, The University of Otago, Dunedin
    N Z Dent J 108:90-4. 2012
    ..To investigate the self-reported oral health and use of oral health services by rangatahi (teenagers) residing within the Waikato rohe (region) of the Waikato-Tainui tribal area...
  26. ncbi request reprint Does caries in primary teeth predict enamel defects in permanent teeth? A longitudinal study
    J M Broadbent
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Otago, PO Box 647, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Dent Res 84:260-4. 2005
    ..3, 95% CI 1.3, 4.1; adjusted OR = 2.2, 95% CI 1.1, 4.3). These findings support a time-ordered association between dental caries in primary maxillary incisors and demarcated opacities in their permanent successors...
  27. pmc Trajectory patterns of dental caries experience in the permanent dentition to the fourth decade of life
    J M Broadbent
    Department of Oral Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Dent Res 87:69-72. 2008
    ..This effect disappeared following adjustment for the number of unaffected surfaces remaining at each age, suggesting that, among individuals following a similar caries trajectory, caries rate is relatively constant across time...
  28. doi request reprint Job stressors of New Zealand dentists and their coping strategies
    K M S Ayers
    Department of Oral Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Occup Med (Lond) 58:275-81. 2008
    ..Dentistry is understood to be a stressful profession. Although there has been recent research about stress and dentistry in the UK and the Netherlands, little is known about the job stressors and coping strategies of New Zealand dentists...
  29. ncbi request reprint Is asthma a risk factor for dental caries? Finding from a cohort study
    A M Meldrum
    Department of Oral Health, School of Dentistry, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Caries Res 35:235-9. 2001
    ..06 surfaces (SD, 3.76). There were no significant differences in caries increment between the 206 asthma-free participants and any of the asthma groups. This study provides little evidence for an asthma-caries causative relationship...
  30. ncbi request reprint Third molar outcomes from age 18 to 26: findings from a population-based New Zealand longitudinal study
    E Kruger
    Department of Oral Health, School of Dentistry, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 92:150-5. 2001
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Validation of the Child Perceptions Questionnaire (CPQ 11-14)
    L A Foster Page
    Department of Oral Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Otago, PO Box 647, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Dent Res 84:649-52. 2005
    ..Children in the worst 25% of the DMFS distribution had higher CPQ(11-14) scores overall and for each of the 4 subscales. The construct validity of the CPQ(11-14) appears to be acceptable...
  32. ncbi request reprint Determinants of early- vs late-onset dental fear in a longitudinal-epidemiological study
    R Poulton
    Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, New Zealand
    Behav Res Ther 39:777-85. 2001
    ..Interventions for early-onset dental fear should aim to modify both the dental fear and the personality vulnerabilities that may contribute to the development of dental fear early in the life-course...
  33. ncbi request reprint Caries prevalence and severity in urban Fijian school children
    L M Jamieson
    Department of Oral Sciences, University of Otago School of Medicine, PO Box 913, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Int J Paediatr Dent 14:34-40. 2004
    ..To determine the prevalence and severity of dental caries in a sample of urban Fijian school children...
  34. ncbi request reprint Epidemiological evaluation of short-form versions of the Child Perception Questionnaire
    L A Foster Page
    Department of Oral Rehabilitation, School of Dentistry, University of Otago, Otago, New Zealand
    Eur J Oral Sci 116:538-44. 2008
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  35. pmc Oral health beliefs in adolescence and oral health in young adulthood
    J M Broadbent
    Department of Oral Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Dent Res 85:339-43. 2006
    ..Dental beliefs can change between adolescence and young adulthood, and these changes are related to oral health. In particular, unfavorable dental health beliefs are related to poorer oral health...
  36. ncbi request reprint Dental and maxillofacial injuries among older New Zealanders during the 1990s
    W M Thomson
    Department of Oral Sciences and Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, The University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 32:201-5. 2003
    ..Measures which aim to reduce the occurrence of falls among older people will also reduce the oral and maxillofacial trauma rate in that age group...
  37. pmc Long-term dental visiting patterns and adult oral health
    W M Thomson
    Department of Oral Sciences, Sir John Walsh Research Institute, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Dent Res 89:307-11. 2010
    ..By age 32, routine attenders had better self-reported oral health and less tooth loss and caries. The longer routine attendance was maintained, the stronger the effect. Routine dental attendance is associated with better oral health...
  38. ncbi request reprint The utility of the zero-inflated Poisson and zero-inflated negative binomial models: a case study of cross-sectional and longitudinal DMF data examining the effect of socio-economic status
    J D Lewsey
    Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, School of Dentistry, The University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 32:183-9. 2004
    ....
  39. pmc Progression of dental caries and tooth loss between the third and fourth decades of life: a birth cohort study
    J M Broadbent
    Department of Oral Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Caries Res 40:459-65. 2006
    ..6); 681 (75.5%) experienced 1+ CCI, and the mean CCI among those individuals was 6.6 surfaces (SD 6.9). Substantial dental caries and tooth loss experience occur as people move from the third into the fourth decade of life...
  40. ncbi request reprint Patterns and trends in facial fractures in New Zealand between 1999 and 2009
    L Adsett
    The Sir John Walsh Research Institute, Department of Oral Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    N Z Dent J 109:142-7. 2013
    ..To describe patterns and trends in facial fractures in New Zealand over a decade...
  41. pmc For debate: problems with the DMF index pertinent to dental caries data analysis
    J M Broadbent
    Department of Oral Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 33:400-9. 2005
    ..Development of an alternative method of estimating the relationship of 'true' and 'examiner' reversals is advocated, as well as greater utilization of incidence density in dental epidemiology...
  42. ncbi request reprint An in vivo study of the plaque control efficacy of Persica: a commercially available herbal mouthwash containing extracts of Salvadora persica
    A M Khalessi
    Department of Oral Sciences and Orthodontics, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Int Dent J 54:279-83. 2004
    ..This study compared the oral health efficacy of Persica mouthwash (containing an extract of Salvadora persica) with that of a placebo...
  43. ncbi request reprint Is attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder a risk factor for dental caries? A case-control study
    J M Broadbent
    Department of Oral Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Caries Res 38:29-33. 2004
    ..98; 95% CI 1.13, 91.81). No other factors were significant predictors. Dental practitioners and parents should consider ADHD to be a condition that may affect children's dental caries experience...
  44. ncbi request reprint One-stage operative procedure using two different implant systems: a prospective study on implant overdentures in the edentulous mandible
    A Tawse-Smith
    Department of Oral Rehabilitation, School of Dentistry, University of Otago, P O Box 647, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Clin Implant Dent Relat Res 3:185-93. 2001
    ..Evidence-based reports are needed to support the application of a one-stage surgical protocol for unsplinted implants supporting mandibular overdentures...
  45. ncbi request reprint Relative effectiveness of powered and manual toothbrushes in elderly patients with implant-supported mandibular overdentures
    A Tawse-Smith
    Department of Oral Rehabilitation, School of Dentistry, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Clin Periodontol 29:275-80. 2002
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  46. ncbi request reprint Use of dental services by 26-year-old New Zealanders
    W M Thomson
    Department of Oral Health, School of Dentistry, University of Otago, PO Box 647, Dunedin
    N Z Dent J 97:44-8. 2001
    ..Visiting the dentist for routine check-ups was associated with better long-term oral-health consequences than only going when there was a problem...
  47. doi request reprint Improving the quality of educational strategies in postgraduate dental education using student and graduate feedback: findings from a qualitative study in New Zealand
    J Subramanian
    Department of Oral Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, Sir John Walsh Research Institute, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Eur J Dent Educ 17:e151-8. 2013
    ..This study aimed to obtain in-depth qualitative insights into student and graduate perspectives of effective and ineffective learning experiences during their postgraduate dental education...
  48. ncbi request reprint Fluoridation and dental caries severity in young children treated under general anaesthesia: an analysis of treatment records in a 10-year case series
    M S Kamel
    Department of Oral Sciences, Sir John Walsh Research Institute, School of Dentistry, The University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Community Dent Health 30:15-8. 2013
    ..85 ppmF) and a low-fluoride area (approximately 0.1 ppmF)...
  49. doi request reprint Social inequality in oral health
    W M Thomson
    Department of Oral Sciences, Sir John Walsh Research Institute, School of Dentistry, The University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 40:28-32. 2012
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  50. doi request reprint Does performance in selection processes predict performance as a dental student?
    A M Rich
    Sir John Walsh Research Institute, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Eur J Dent Educ 16:27-34. 2012
    ....
  51. doi request reprint Self-reported occupational health of general dental practitioners
    K M S Ayers
    University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Occup Med (Lond) 59:142-8. 2009
    ..Limited information is available regarding the occupational health status of dentists (particularly in New Zealand), although previous research suggests that stress, hand dermatoses and musculoskeletal symptoms are common...
  52. ncbi request reprint Impact of malocclusion on quality of life among New Zealand adolescents
    A Ukra
    Sir John Walsh Research Institute, School of Dentistry, The University of Otago, Dunedin
    N Z Dent J 109:18-23. 2013
    ..To determine whether malocclusion is associated with oral-health-related quality of life (OHRQoL) in New Zealand adolescents...
  53. pmc Changes in medication use from age 26 to 32 in a representative birth cohort
    W M Thomson
    Department of Oral Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Intern Med J 37:543-9. 2007
    ..The aim of the study was to examine changes in medication usage between ages 26 and 32 in a prospective study of a representative birth cohort...
  54. ncbi request reprint Oral piercing and oral trauma in a New Zealand sample
    J A Kieser
    Department of Oral Sciences, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Dent Traumatol 21:254-7. 2005
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint Changes in aspects of children's oral-health-related quality of life following dental treatment under general anaesthesia
    H K Anderson
    Department of Oral Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Int J Paediatr Dent 14:317-25. 2004
    ..This study was intended to examine the treatment-associated change in aspects of oral-health-related quality of life (QoL) among children (and their families) undergoing dental rehabilitation under general anaesthesia (GA)...
  56. doi request reprint Effective and ineffective supervision in postgraduate dental education: a qualitative study
    J Subramanian
    University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Eur J Dent Educ 17:e142-50. 2013
    ..This study aimed to obtain in-depth qualitative insights into student and graduate perceptions of effective and ineffective learning in postgraduate dental education...
  57. ncbi request reprint The readiness of New Zealand general dental practitioners for medical emergencies
    J M Broadbent
    Department of Oral Health, School of Dentistry, University of Otago
    N Z Dent J 97:82-6. 2001
    ..5 percent) opted for other courses alone. One in 20 felt no need for further training. Further training in the management of medical emergencies should be made available to New Zealand's dentists...
  58. ncbi request reprint Musculoskeletal symptoms in New Zealand dental therapists: prevalence and associated disability
    A Samotoi
    Department of Oral Sciences, School of Dentistry, The University of Otago
    N Z Dent J 104:49-53; quiz 65. 2008
    ..To determine the prevalence and associations of disability due to musculoskeletal symptoms among practising New Zealand dental therapists...
  59. doi request reprint The impact of periodontitis on oral health-related quality of life: a review of the evidence from observational studies
    L S Al-Harthi
    Department of Oral Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Aust Dent J 58:274-7; quiz 384. 2013
    ..Most of the reviewed studies reported a negative impact of periodontitis on OHRQoL. However, the reporting standards varied across studies. Moreover, most of the studies were conducted in developed countries. ..
  60. doi request reprint Permanent dentition caries through the first half of life
    J M Broadbent
    Sir John Walsh Research Institute, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Otago, PO Box 9054, Otago, Dunedin, NZ
    Br Dent J 215:E12. 2013
    ..To describe the occurrence of dental caries at the person, tooth and tooth surface level from childhood to early mid-life...
  61. doi request reprint Appraisal of the Dundee Ready Educational Environment Measure in the New Zealand dental educational environment
    L A Foster Page
    Department of Oral Rehabilitation, Faculty of Dentistry, Sir John Walsh Institute, University of Otago, New Zealand
    Eur J Dent Educ 16:78-85. 2012
    ....
  62. doi request reprint Removable prosthodontic services, including implant-supported overdentures, provided by dentists and denturists
    J G Egan
    Department of Oral Rehabilitation, School of Dentistry, The University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Oral Rehabil 35:252-8. 2008
    ..Denturists' lower fees provide a more economic option. Denturists are likely to steadily develop further inroads into the implant-supported overdenture market...
  63. ncbi request reprint Risk indicators for tooth wear in New Zealand school children
    K M S Ayers
    Department of Oral Sciences and Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Int Dent J 52:41-6. 2002
    ..To investigate the prevalence and severity of tooth wear in the primary dentition of a representative sample of New Zealand school children and relate these to possible risk factors...
  64. ncbi request reprint The working practices and career satisfaction of dental therapists in New Zealand
    K M S Ayers
    Department of Oral Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Otago, New Zealand
    Community Dent Health 24:257-63. 2007
    ..To describe the working practices and level of career satisfaction of dental therapists in New Zealand...
  65. ncbi request reprint Orthodontic treatment provision and referral preferences among New Zealand general dental practitioners
    S Aldawood
    Department of Oral Sciences, Sir John Walsh Research Institute, School of Dentistry, The University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Aust Orthod J 27:145-54. 2011
    ..General dental practitioners (GDPs) are key clinicians in the orthodontic referral chain as they complement (and may compete with) orthodontists in providing treatment for the public...
  66. doi request reprint The importance of 'student voice' in dental education
    J Subramanian
    Department of Oral Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Eur J Dent Educ 17:e136-41. 2013
    ..This paper is intended to assist dental educational researchers in justifying future research projects which require eliciting dental student feedback/perceptions...
  67. pmc Toll-like receptor 2 is present in the microenvironment of oral squamous cell carcinoma
    L K Ng
    Immunopathology Group, Sir John Walsh Research Institute, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Otago, PO Box 647, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand
    Br J Cancer 104:460-3. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the expression of toll-like receptor 2 (TLR2) on cells associated with oral squamous cell carcinoma, epithelial dysplasia and irritative hyperplasia, using immunohistochemistry...
  68. ncbi request reprint Management of patients with diabetes by general dentists in New Zealand
    Keshia Forbes
    Department of Oral Sciences, Sir John Walsh Research Institute, School of Dentistry, The University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Periodontol 79:1401-8. 2008
    ....
  69. pmc Cannabis smoking and periodontal disease among young adults
    W Murray Thomson
    Department of Oral Sciences, Sir John Walsh Research Institute, School of Dentistry, Dunedin, New Zealand
    JAMA 299:525-31. 2008
    ..Tobacco smoking is a recognized behavioral risk factor for periodontal disease (through its systemic effects), and cannabis smoking may contribute in a similar way...
  70. doi request reprint The oral health of older people: general dental practitioners' beliefs and treatment experience
    Joseph S Antoun
    Department of Oral Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Spec Care Dentist 28:2-7. 2008
    ..The profession will need to develop and sustain an appropriate workforce...
  71. ncbi request reprint Mandibular overdentures: comparative evaluation of prosthodontic maintenance of three different implant systems during the first year of service
    Gilbert K Watson
    Department of Oral Rehabilitation, School of Dentistry, University of Otago, PO Box 647, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Int J Prosthodont 15:259-66. 2002
    ..This prospective study evaluated the prosthodontic maintenance requirements during the first year of service of mandibular overdentures supported by two unsplinted implants using three different implant systems...
  72. ncbi request reprint The Dental Neglect and Dental Indifference scales compared
    Lisa M Jamieson
    Department of Oral Sciences and Orthodontics, School of Dentistry, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 30:168-75. 2002
    ..The objective was to determine whether the Dental Neglect and Dental Indifference scales measure similar constructs and have similar associations in the same population sample...
  73. doi request reprint Gender differences in dentists' working practices and job satisfaction
    Kathryn M S Ayers
    Faculty of Dentistry, University of Otago, P O Box 647, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Dent 36:343-50. 2008
    ..To describe the working practices and level of job satisfaction of male and female dentists...
  74. ncbi request reprint Early loading of unsplinted implants supporting mandibular overdentures using a one-stage operative procedure with two different implant systems: a 2-year report
    Andrew Tawse-Smith
    Department of Oral Rehabilitation, School of Dentistry, P O Box 647, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Clin Implant Dent Relat Res 4:33-42. 2002
    ..Step-wise reduction in loading protocols is necessary to evaluate early loading of implants with mandibular overdentures...
  75. doi request reprint Female and male antisocial trajectories: from childhood origins to adult outcomes
    Candice L Odgers
    Department of Psychology and Social Behavior, University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA92697 7085, USA
    Dev Psychopathol 20:673-716. 2008
    ..Implications for theory, research, and practice are discussed...
  76. ncbi request reprint Issues in the epidemiological investigation of dry mouth
    W Murray Thomson
    Department of Oral Sciences, School of Dentistry, The University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Gerodontology 22:65-76. 2005
    ..Each of these is discussed, in order to provide guidance for prospective researchers based on experience with past research. Finally, an agenda for further epidemiological research into dry mouth is proposed...
  77. ncbi request reprint A clinical trial of the anticaries efficacy of casein derivatives complexed with calcium phosphate in patients with salivary gland dysfunction
    K David Hay
    Oral Health Unit, Green Lane Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand
    Oral Surg Oral Med Oral Pathol Oral Radiol Endod 93:271-5. 2002
    ..05% sodium fluoride mouthrinse among individuals with dry mouth...
  78. doi request reprint Patients' evaluation of two occlusal schemes for implant overdentures
    John M Aarts
    Department of Oral Rehabilitation, School of Dentistry, University of Otago, PO Box 647, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Clin Implant Dent Relat Res 10:140-56. 2008
    ..There is an absence of conclusive evidence for occlusal schemes in implant overdentures...
  79. ncbi request reprint Sociodemographic backgrounds and career decisions of Australian and New Zealand dental students
    Rodrigo J Mariño
    Cooperative Research Centre in Oral Health Science, University of Melbourne, Melbourne VIC 3010, Australia
    J Dent Educ 70:169-78. 2006
    ..It also highlights areas for further investigation and management by educational institutions and public policy...
  80. ncbi request reprint Factors influencing treatment time in orthodontic patients
    Kirsty J Skidmore
    Department of Oral Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop 129:230-8. 2006
    ..The purpose of this retrospective study was to identify (and quantify the effect of) factors that influence orthodontic treatment time...
  81. ncbi request reprint Personality traits in adolescence and satisfaction with orthodontic treatment in young adulthood
    Matthew J Barker
    Department of Oral Sciences, University of Otago, New Zealand
    Aust Orthod J 21:87-93. 2005
    ..This study aimed to determine whether personality traits are associated with satisfaction with orthodontic treatment by age 26...
  82. ncbi request reprint An assessment of the validity and reliability of dental self-report items used in a National Child Nutrition Survey
    Lisa M Jamieson
    Department of Oral Sciences, University of Otago School of Dentistry, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 32:49-54. 2004
    ..To examine the clinical validity and reliability of dental self-report items used in a National Child Nutrition Survey...
  83. ncbi request reprint Enamel defects and dental caries among Southland children
    Timothy D Mackay
    Southland District Health Board, Invercargill
    N Z Dent J 101:35-43. 2005
    ....
  84. ncbi request reprint Incidence of periodontal attachment loss over 5 years among older South Australians
    W Murray Thomson
    Department of Oral Sciences, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Clin Periodontol 31:119-25. 2004
    ..This study described the 5-year incidence of periodontal attachment loss (ALOSS) among older Australians...
  85. ncbi request reprint Dental implant use in New Zealand in 2004
    David Reid
    School of Dentistry, University of Otago, Dunedin
    N Z Dent J 101:12-6. 2005
    ..To investigate the characteristics of dental implant providers in New Zealand, to evaluate providers' dental implant treatment strategies, and to determine the nature of barriers to implant usage in New Zealand...
  86. ncbi request reprint One-stage surgery and early loading of three implants for maxillary overdentures: a 1-year report
    Alan G T Payne
    Department of Oral Rehabilitation, School of Dentistry, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Clin Implant Dent Relat Res 6:61-74. 2004
    ..Fewer implants, simple surgery, and short healing periods may increase patients' acceptance of this treatment concept...
  87. ncbi request reprint Dental health of Chatham Islanders: an investigation of the oral health of Chatham Islands residents
    Lisa M Jamieson
    Department of Oral Sciences, University of Otago School of Dentistry, Dunedin, New Zealand
    N Z Dent J 99:90-7. 2003
    ..To examine the self-reported and clinical oral health of Chatham Islanders...
  88. ncbi request reprint Cultural consistency in Australian dental students from two different ethnic backgrounds
    Rodrigo J Mariño
    School of Health, University of New England, Armidale, NSW 2351 Australia
    J Dent Educ 68:1178-84. 2004
    ..The findings suggest that, behind an apparent ethnic diversity, a single distinctive value profile might exist to which the majority of dental students subscribe...
  89. pmc Changes in periodontal disease experience from 26 to 32 years of age in a birth cohort
    W Murray Thomson
    Department of Oral Sciences, School of Dentistry, The University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Periodontol 77:947-54. 2006
    ..Information is lacking on the natural history of periodontitis through the third and fourth decades of life...
  90. ncbi request reprint An exploratory qualitative study of Otago adolescents' views of oral health and oral health care
    Ruth P Fitzgerald
    Department of Anthropology, The University of Otago, Dunedin
    N Z Dent J 100:62-71. 2004
    ..To investigate Otago adolescents' views of oral health and oral health care, in order to increase understanding of the influences on their use or non-use of free care...
  91. ncbi request reprint Oral-health-related quality of life: an overview for the general dental practitioner
    Dara M Shearer
    N Z Dent J 103:82-7. 2007
  92. ncbi request reprint Mandibular overdentures: professional time for prosthodontic maintenance during the first year of service using three different implant systems
    Gilbert K Watson
    Department of Oral Rehabilitation, School of Dentistry, University of Otago, PO Box 647, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Int J Prosthodont 15:379-84. 2002
    ....
  93. ncbi request reprint Bacterial chemoprophylaxis knowledge and practice among New Zealand dentists
    Y Ponnambalam
    Department of Oral Sciences, School of Dentistry, Univeristy of Otago, Dunedin, New Zeland
    N Z Dent J 103:51-7. 2007
    ..To investigate general dental practitioners' current understanding and practice of oral antibiotic prophylaxis...
  94. pmc Cigarette smoking and periodontal disease among 32-year-olds: a prospective study of a representative birth cohort
    W Murray Thomson
    Department of Oral Sciences, School of Dentistry, The University of Otago, Otago, New Zealand
    J Clin Periodontol 34:828-34. 2007
    ..Smoking is recognized as the primary behavioural risk factor for periodontal attachment loss (AL), but confirmatory data from prospective cohort studies are scarce...
  95. ncbi request reprint Prediction of differential adult health burden by conduct problem subtypes in males
    Candice L Odgers
    Social, Genetic, and Developmental Psychiatry Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, England
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:476-84. 2007
    ..Whether such developmental subtypes exist in the population and have different prognoses should be rigorously tested to inform the DSM-V...
  96. ncbi request reprint Measuring change in dry-mouth symptoms over time using the Xerostomia Inventory
    W Murray Thomson
    Department of Oral Sciences, School of Dentistry, The University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Gerodontology 24:30-5. 2007
    ..To examine the responsiveness to change of the Xerostomia Inventory (XI)...
  97. ncbi request reprint Re: Diverse components of the oral environment in attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) make it difficult to establish whether ADHD is a risk factor for dental caries. JEBD 2005;5:39-40-review of Broadbent et al (2004)
    Jonathan M Broadbent
    J Evid Based Dent Pract 6:250-1; author reply 251-2. 2006
  98. pmc The impact of xerostomia on oral-health-related quality of life among younger adults
    W Murray Thomson
    Department of Oral Sciences, School of Dentistry, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 4:86. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the association between xerostomia and oral-health-related quality of life among young adults while controlling for clinical oral health status and other potential confounding factors...
  99. pmc Association between children's experience of socioeconomic disadvantage and adult health: a life-course study
    Richie Poulton
    Dunedin Multidisciplinary Health and Development Research Unit, Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, PO Box 913, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Lancet 360:1640-5. 2002
    ..We aimed to test the hypothesis that children's experience of socioeconomic disadvantage is associated with a wide range of health risk factors and outcomes in adult life...
  100. ncbi request reprint The impact of the popular media on cosmetic dentistry
    Anna H Theobald
    Department of Oral Sciences, School of Dentistry, The University of Otago, Dunedin
    N Z Dent J 102:58-63. 2006
    ..The popular media's influence on social norms with respect to people's appearance is likely to have played a part in the recent growth of cosmetic dentistry...
  101. pmc Dental restorations: a risk factor for periodontal attachment loss?
    Jonathan M Broadbent
    Department of Oral Sciences, School of Dentistry, The University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    J Clin Periodontol 33:803-10. 2006
    ..Dental caries and restorations in proximal tooth surfaces often impinge upon the periodontal biological width...