Peter Cleaton-Jones

Summary

Affiliation: University of the Witwatersrand
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Dental caries rates in primary teeth in 2002, and caries surveillance trends 1981-2002, in a South African city
    P Cleaton-Jones
    Dental Research Institute, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Community Dent Health 25:79-83. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Submitting an application for research ethics clearance
    P E Cleaton-Jones
    Steve Biko Centre for Bioethics, Room 10A01 Medical School, 7 York Road, Parktown, Johannesburg, 2193 South Africa Email
    Eur Arch Paediatr Dent 13:60-3. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Dental caries in children in South Africa and Swaziland: a systematic review 1919-2007
    Peter Cleaton-Jones
    Steve Biko Centre for Bioethics, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Int Dent J 59:363-8. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint Peer-reviewed publication output from South African dental schools 1990-2005
    P Cleaton-Jones
    Dental Research Institute, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    SADJ 63:114-6. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Dental caries trends in 5- to 6-year-old and 11- to 13-year-old children in three UNICEF designated regions--Sub Saharan Africa, Middle East and North Africa, Latin America and Caribbean: 1970-2004
    Peter Cleaton-Jones
    Dental Research Institute, University of the Witwatersrand, Wits, South Africa
    Int Dent J 56:294-300. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Characterization of Streptococcus mutans diversity by determining restriction fragment-length polymorphisms of the gtfB gene of isolates from 5-year-old children and their mothers
    Cheryl Sam Toi
    Dental Research Institute of the Medical Research Council, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 88:75-85. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Mutans streptococci and lactobacilli in carious dentine before and after Atraumatic Restorative Treatment
    Marcelo Bonecker
    Dental Research Institute, University of the Witwatersrand, Private Bag 3, Wits 2050, Johannesburg, South Africa
    J Dent 31:423-8. 2003
  8. doi request reprint A pilot study evaluating an intervention designed to raise awareness of clinical trials among potential participants in the developing world
    Ames Dhai
    Steve Biko Centre for Bioethics, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
    J Med Ethics 36:238-42. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Examiner performance with visual, probing and FOTI caries diagnosis in the primary dentition
    P Cleaton-Jones
    Dental Research Institute, Medical Research Council and University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    SADJ 56:182-5. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Zinc oxide-eugenol and calcium hydroxide pulpectomies in baboon primary molars: histological responses
    P Cleaton-Jones
    Medical Research Council University of the Witwatersrand Dental Research Institute, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Eur J Paediatr Dent 5:131-5. 2004

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Publications31

  1. ncbi request reprint Dental caries rates in primary teeth in 2002, and caries surveillance trends 1981-2002, in a South African city
    P Cleaton-Jones
    Dental Research Institute, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Community Dent Health 25:79-83. 2008
    ..To determine trends in the prevalence and severity of dental caries in 2- to 5-year-old children...
  2. ncbi request reprint Submitting an application for research ethics clearance
    P E Cleaton-Jones
    Steve Biko Centre for Bioethics, Room 10A01 Medical School, 7 York Road, Parktown, Johannesburg, 2193 South Africa Email
    Eur Arch Paediatr Dent 13:60-3. 2012
    ..Research involving human subjects requires approval by a research ethics committee before commencement. What appears to many researchers to be a daunting task can be relatively easy if approached sensibly...
  3. ncbi request reprint Dental caries in children in South Africa and Swaziland: a systematic review 1919-2007
    Peter Cleaton-Jones
    Steve Biko Centre for Bioethics, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Int Dent J 59:363-8. 2009
    ..To determine caries rate trends in children in South Africa and Swaziland since the first published epidemiological study in 1910...
  4. ncbi request reprint Peer-reviewed publication output from South African dental schools 1990-2005
    P Cleaton-Jones
    Dental Research Institute, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    SADJ 63:114-6. 2008
    ..A study published in 1996 suggested that a limit had been reached for peer-reviewed publication output from South African dental schools...
  5. ncbi request reprint Dental caries trends in 5- to 6-year-old and 11- to 13-year-old children in three UNICEF designated regions--Sub Saharan Africa, Middle East and North Africa, Latin America and Caribbean: 1970-2004
    Peter Cleaton-Jones
    Dental Research Institute, University of the Witwatersrand, Wits, South Africa
    Int Dent J 56:294-300. 2006
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate trends in dental caries prevalence and severity in three developing regions of the world over 35 years...
  6. ncbi request reprint Characterization of Streptococcus mutans diversity by determining restriction fragment-length polymorphisms of the gtfB gene of isolates from 5-year-old children and their mothers
    Cheryl Sam Toi
    Dental Research Institute of the Medical Research Council, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Antonie Van Leeuwenhoek 88:75-85. 2005
    ..RFLP analysis of the gtfB gene showed the diversity of S. mutans genotypes within two South African populations that were acquired from mothers and other sources...
  7. ncbi request reprint Mutans streptococci and lactobacilli in carious dentine before and after Atraumatic Restorative Treatment
    Marcelo Bonecker
    Dental Research Institute, University of the Witwatersrand, Private Bag 3, Wits 2050, Johannesburg, South Africa
    J Dent 31:423-8. 2003
    ....
  8. doi request reprint A pilot study evaluating an intervention designed to raise awareness of clinical trials among potential participants in the developing world
    Ames Dhai
    Steve Biko Centre for Bioethics, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg 2193, South Africa
    J Med Ethics 36:238-42. 2010
    ..It is important that the book is evaluated within the communities for whom it is intended, and the necessary changes (if any) are made, before translation and large-scale publication takes place...
  9. ncbi request reprint Examiner performance with visual, probing and FOTI caries diagnosis in the primary dentition
    P Cleaton-Jones
    Dental Research Institute, Medical Research Council and University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    SADJ 56:182-5. 2001
    ..New caries data collected by visual diagnosis alone may, reasonably, be compared with historical data diagnosed with visual + tactile examination...
  10. ncbi request reprint Zinc oxide-eugenol and calcium hydroxide pulpectomies in baboon primary molars: histological responses
    P Cleaton-Jones
    Medical Research Council University of the Witwatersrand Dental Research Institute, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Eur J Paediatr Dent 5:131-5. 2004
    ..To compare histological responses to zinc oxide-eugenol (ZOE) and calcium hydroxide (CH) pulpectomies in primary molar teeth with inflamed pulps...
  11. ncbi request reprint Pulpitis induction in baboon primary teeth using carious dentine or Streptococcus mutans
    P Cleaton-Jones
    Medical Research Council University of the Witwatersrand Dental Research Institute, Johannesburg, South Africa
    SADJ 59:119-22. 2004
    ....
  12. ncbi request reprint Surveillance of primary dentition caries in Germiston, South Africa, 1981-97
    P Cleaton-Jones
    Dental Research Institute of the Medical Research Council and the University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 28:267-73. 2000
    ..This 17-year-long study examined trends of dental caries rates in the primary dentition of 6843 preschool children in a South African city...
  13. ncbi request reprint Equivalency study of histological responses to complete or partial pulpotomies in inflamed baboon immature first permanent molars
    P Cleaton-Jones
    University of the Witwatersrand, Dental Research Institute, Johannesburg, South Africa
    SADJ 62:062-5. 2007
    ..Clinical studies in humans suggest that this may also be an acceptable technique for carious exposed pulps in molar teeth, but objective histological evidence to support this perception is lacking...
  14. ncbi request reprint Clinical crown height (length)--a review of published measurements
    A Volchansky
    Medical Research Council University of the Witwatersrand, Dental Research Institute, Johannesburg, South Africa
    J Clin Periodontol 28:1085-90. 2001
    ..The aim of this study was to do a systematic review of published clinical crown heights in the human permanent dentition to compare the measurements and to see if a clear trend with age exists...
  15. ncbi request reprint Dental caries trends in Africa
    P Cleaton-Jones
    Dental Research Institute, Medical Research Council, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 27:316-20. 1999
    ..To determine trends in published dental caries rates in Africa...
  16. ncbi request reprint Technique for linear measurement on panoramic and periapical radiographs: a pilot study
    Alf Volchansky
    Medical Research Council, University of the Witwatersrand Dental Research Institute, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Quintessence Int 37:191-7. 2006
    ..This study was conducted to compare vertical and horizontal periodontal measurements of posterior teeth on standardized panoramic and intraoral radiographs...
  17. ncbi request reprint The effect of traditional African food mixtures on growth, pH and extracellular polysaccharide production by mutans streptococci in vitro
    Cheryl Sam Toi
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Dental Research Institute, University of the Witwatersrand, Private Bag 3, Wits, 2050 Johannesburg, South Africa
    Anaerobe 12:99-105. 2006
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Position and orientation of the maxillary first permanent molar and localized attachment loss
    Alf Volchansky
    Medical Research Council and University of the Witwatersrand Dental Research Institute, Johannesburg, South Africa
    World J Orthod 5:141-6. 2004
    ..To investigate associations between the position and orientation of the maxillary first permanent molar and localized attachment loss (localized gingival recession or alveolar bone concavity) at the mesiopalatal aspect of this tooth...
  19. ncbi request reprint Trends in dental caries in Latin American and Caribbean 5-6- and 11-13-year-old children: a systematic review
    Marcelo Bonecker
    Dental Research Institute, Medical Research Council and University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 31:152-7. 2003
    ..To determine trends in dental caries prevalence and severity in Latin America and Caribbean...
  20. ncbi request reprint Dental clinic attendance in Soweto, South Africa, before and after the introduction of free primary dental health services
    Ahmed Bhayat
    Dental Research Institute, Medical Research Council, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 31:105-10. 2003
    ..To compare patient attendance rates 1 year before and after the introduction of free primary dental health services in Soweto, South Africa...
  21. ncbi request reprint A method for comparison of biomedical publication quality across ISI discipline categories
    Peter Cleaton-Jones
    Dental Research Institute of the Medical Research Council, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    J Dent Educ 66:690-6. 2002
    ..The use of article scores per discipline category enables a reasonable, relative comparison of the quality of biomedical publications of individuals across disciplines for the purpose of promotion or awarding of research grants...
  22. pmc Gingival health in relation to clinical crown length: a case report
    Alf Volchansky
    Department of Experimental Odontology and Orthodontics, School of Oral Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, 2050 WITS, South Africa
    Cases J 2:9387. 2009
    ..Gingival margin position in relation to synthetic crowns and crown length could be etiological factors in gingival health...
  23. ncbi request reprint Research injury in clinical trials in South Africa
    Peter Cleaton-Jones
    Dental Research Institute, Witwatersrand 2050, South Africa
    Lancet 367:458-9. 2006
  24. pmc The first randomised trial of male circumcision for preventing HIV: what were the ethical issues?
    Peter Cleaton-Jones
    Human Research Ethics Committee Medical, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    PLoS Med 2:e287. 2005
  25. ncbi request reprint A misadventure with an elastic band, 38 years later
    Alf Volchansky
    Department of Experimental Odontology and Orthodontics, School of Oral Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, 2050 WITS, South Africa
    Quintessence Int 40:187-9. 2009
    ..This case report is of maxillary central incisors still in place 38 years after periodontal surgery to correct the damage to supporting tooth structure caused by an orthodontic elastic band...
  26. ncbi request reprint Caries prevalence and severity in the primary dentition and Streptococcus mutans levels in the saliva of preschoolchildren in South Africa
    A Chosack
    Hebrew University, Hadassah Faculty of Dental Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 16:289-91. 1988
    ..At age 5 ANOVA showed significant differences between dmft and css at all S. mutans levels. A high concentration of S. mutans in the saliva may be an indicator of the high risk child at an early age...
  27. ncbi request reprint Dental caries and social factors in 12-year-old South African children
    P Cleaton-Jones
    Dental Research Institute of the Medical Research Council, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 22:25-9. 1994
    ..Multiple regression analysis showed race and sex to be significant factors...
  28. ncbi request reprint How does zinc oxide-eugenol compare to ferric sulphate as a pulpotomy material?
    M M Chien
    Department of Restorative Dentistry, University of the Witwatersrand
    SADJ 56:130-5. 2001
    ..5% ferric sulphate in 145 pulpotomised primary teeth in 30 children. In both groups of teeth the success rate was 100%. These short-term results suggest that either technique may be used...
  29. ncbi request reprint Correlations between caries prevalence and potential etiologic factors in large samples of 4-5-yr-old children
    L Granath
    Department of Pedodontics, Lund University, School of Dentistry, , Sweden
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 19:257-60. 1991
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Global trends in dental fluorosis from 1980 to 2000: a systematic review
    A Khan
    Department of Community Dentistry, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Limpopo
    SADJ 60:418-21. 2005
    ..To determine trends in fluorosis prevalence at water fluoride levels <0.3, >0.3 to <0.7, and >0.7 to 1.4 ppm from 1980 to 2000...
  31. ncbi request reprint Dental caries trends in 5 to 6 year-old and 11 to 13 year-old children in two UNICEF designated regions: Sub-Saharan Africa, and Middle East and North Africa, 1970-2000
    P Cleaton-Jones
    Dental Research Institute of the South African Medical Research Council and University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa
    Refuat Hapeh Vehashinayim 18:11-22, 75. 2001
    ..084x, P = 0.014). In the Middle-East and North Africa the trends in the two age groups remained unchanged...