C van Loveren

Summary

Affiliation: Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Experts' opinions on the role of diet in caries prevention
    C van Loveren
    Department of Cariology Endodontology Pedodontology, Academic Center for Dentistry Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Caries Res 38:16-23. 2004
  2. doi request reprint Effects of different kinds of fluorides on enolase and ATPase activity of a fluoride-sensitive and fluoride-resistant Streptococcus mutans strain
    C van Loveren
    Department of Cariology, Endodontology, Pedodontology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Caries Res 42:429-34. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Fluoride ingestion from toothpaste: fluoride recovered from the toothbrush, the expectorate and the after-brush rinses
    Cor van Loveren
    Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam, Department of Cariology and Endodontology, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 32:54-61. 2004
  4. doi request reprint Effect of various rinsing protocols after use of amine fluoride/stannous fluoride toothpaste on the bacterial composition of dental plaque
    C van Loveren
    Department of Cariology Endodontology Pedodontology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Caries Res 43:462-7. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Sugar alcohols: what is the evidence for caries-preventive and caries-therapeutic effects?
    C van Loveren
    Department of Cariology Endodontology Pedodontology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Caries Res 38:286-93. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint [Sports diets and oral health]
    C van Loveren
    Uit de afdeling Cariologie Endodontologie Pedodontologie, Academisch Centrum voor Tandheelkunde Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Tandheelkd 112:136-40. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint The role of diet in caries prevention
    C van Loveren
    Department of Cariology Endodontology Pedodontology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, The Netherlands
    Int Dent J 51:399-406. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial activity of fluoride and its in vivo importance: identification of research questions
    C van Loveren
    Department of Cariology Endodontology Pedodontology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Caries Res 35:65-70. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Similarity of bacteriocin activity profiles of mutans streptococci within the family when the children acquire the strains after the age of 5
    C van Loveren
    Department of Cariology Endodontology Pedodontology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Caries Res 34:481-5. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint The effect of triclosan toothpaste on enamel demineralization in a bacterial demineralization model
    C van Loveren
    Department of Cariology, Endodontology, Pedodontology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam, Louwesweg 1, 1066 EA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Antimicrob Chemother 45:153-8. 2000

Detail Information

Publications38

  1. ncbi request reprint Experts' opinions on the role of diet in caries prevention
    C van Loveren
    Department of Cariology Endodontology Pedodontology, Academic Center for Dentistry Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Caries Res 38:16-23. 2004
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  2. doi request reprint Effects of different kinds of fluorides on enolase and ATPase activity of a fluoride-sensitive and fluoride-resistant Streptococcus mutans strain
    C van Loveren
    Department of Cariology, Endodontology, Pedodontology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Caries Res 42:429-34. 2008
    ..ATPase activity was not inhibited by NaF preincubation but was significantly inhibited after preincubation with amine fluorides and amine chlorides...
  3. ncbi request reprint Fluoride ingestion from toothpaste: fluoride recovered from the toothbrush, the expectorate and the after-brush rinses
    Cor van Loveren
    Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam, Department of Cariology and Endodontology, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 32:54-61. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the effects of rinsing and spitting on fluoride ingestion from toothpaste during normal oral-hygiene procedures of younger children, and hence to make recommendations on rinsing during toothbrushing...
  4. doi request reprint Effect of various rinsing protocols after use of amine fluoride/stannous fluoride toothpaste on the bacterial composition of dental plaque
    C van Loveren
    Department of Cariology Endodontology Pedodontology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Caries Res 43:462-7. 2009
    ..The results indicate that using the AmF/SnF(2) toothpaste and rinse combination could result in plaque of lower cariogenicity...
  5. ncbi request reprint Sugar alcohols: what is the evidence for caries-preventive and caries-therapeutic effects?
    C van Loveren
    Department of Cariology Endodontology Pedodontology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Caries Res 38:286-93. 2004
    ..These conclusions are in line with those of recent reviews and with the conclusions of the Scientific Committee on Medicinal Products and Medical Devices of the EU Commission...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Sports diets and oral health]
    C van Loveren
    Uit de afdeling Cariologie Endodontologie Pedodontologie, Academisch Centrum voor Tandheelkunde Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Tandheelkd 112:136-40. 2005
    ..Where low body weights are essential for the competition, sportsmen are at risk for disordered eating or eating disorders. Dentists should be aware of oral health risks of sportsmen and should advise them properly...
  7. ncbi request reprint The role of diet in caries prevention
    C van Loveren
    Department of Cariology Endodontology Pedodontology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, The Netherlands
    Int Dent J 51:399-406. 2001
    ..The (insufficient) use of fluoride, (insufficient) oral hygiene and (insufficient) clearance by saliva form a window of risk. The total burden of cariogenic food that can be seen through the window constitutes the actual caries risk...
  8. ncbi request reprint Antimicrobial activity of fluoride and its in vivo importance: identification of research questions
    C van Loveren
    Department of Cariology Endodontology Pedodontology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Caries Res 35:65-70. 2001
    ..It is not clear whether the antimicrobial mechanisms of fluoride are operating in vivo or even to what extent antimicrobial activity can contribute to caries prevention. This latter question may be the most important one in research...
  9. ncbi request reprint Similarity of bacteriocin activity profiles of mutans streptococci within the family when the children acquire the strains after the age of 5
    C van Loveren
    Department of Cariology Endodontology Pedodontology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Caries Res 34:481-5. 2000
    ..The results show that even when a child acquires mutans streptococci after the age of 5, there may be similarity between mutans streptococci in mother, father and child, indicating that transmission between the family members occurs...
  10. ncbi request reprint The effect of triclosan toothpaste on enamel demineralization in a bacterial demineralization model
    C van Loveren
    Department of Cariology, Endodontology, Pedodontology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam, Louwesweg 1, 1066 EA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Antimicrob Chemother 45:153-8. 2000
    ..In combination with fluoride, however, as in toothpaste, triclosan has no additional protective effect against demineralization...
  11. ncbi request reprint Protection of dentin by triclosan toothpaste in a bacterial demineralisation model
    C van Loveren
    Department of Cariology Endodontology Pedodontology, Academic Centre for Dentistry, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Oral Sci 107:114-20. 1999
    ..It is concluded that triclosan may contribute to the protection of dentin under a mild acid attack both when it is present in dental plaque and when it has been adsorbed to the dentin...
  12. ncbi request reprint Increased salivary fluoride concentrations after post-brush fluoride rinsing not reflected in dental plaque
    M Heijnsbroek
    Department of Periodontology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Caries Res 40:444-8. 2006
    ..It is concluded that the potentially beneficial effect of not rinsing or fluoride rinsing after tooth brushing is not reflected in an increased fluoride concentration in newly formed dental plaque 6 h after brushing...
  13. doi request reprint Chlorhexidine efficacy in preventing lesion formation in enamel and dentine: an in situ study
    A J P van Strijp
    Department of Cariology, Endodontology, Pedodontology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Caries Res 42:460-5. 2008
    ..Clinical studies on the caries-preventive properties of chlorhexidine mouthrinses are limited and the results are inconclusive...
  14. ncbi request reprint Protective effect of hexetidine against in vitro bacterial demineralisation of bovine enamel and dentin in the presence of fluoride
    R Chmelarová
    Department of Cariology and Endodontology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, The Netherlands
    Caries Res 31:457-62. 1997
    ..At both these concentrations the dentin specimens were relatively less protected in the presence than in the absence of fluoride, and some synergistic effect between hexeditine and fluoride was observed...
  15. doi request reprint In situ remineralisation of enamel and dentin after the use of an amine fluoride mouthrinse in addition to twice daily brushings with amine fluoride toothpaste
    A M G A Laheij
    Department of Cariology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, University of Amsterdam and VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Caries Res 44:260-6. 2010
    ..In enamel no statistically significant differences in IML gain were found. For dentine a third fluoride moment may be beneficial in enhancing remineralisation, even under the remineralising conditions as in this study...
  16. ncbi request reprint Effects of various rinsing protocols after the use of amine fluoride/stannous fluoride toothpaste on the acid production of dental plaque and tongue flora
    V A M Gerardu
    Department of Cariology, Endodontology, Pedodontology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Caries Res 40:245-50. 2006
    ..The additional use of AmF/SnF2 mouthwash after brushing is effective in reducing the acid metabolism in dental plaque and tongue flora...
  17. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of fluoride toothpaste in preventing demineralization of smooth dentin surfaces and narrow grooves in situ under frequent exposures to sucrose or bananas
    E Zaura
    Department of Cariology, Endodontology, Pedodontology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Caries Res 39:116-22. 2005
    ..We conclude that assessing only smooth surfaces in intraoral tests might lead to underestimated food cariogenicity and to overestimated efficacy of fluoride-containing toothpaste...
  18. ncbi request reprint Caries-preventive agents induce remineralization of dentin in a biofilm model
    D M Deng
    Department of Cariology, Endodontolgy and Pedodontology, Academic Centre for Dentistry ACTA, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Caries Res 39:216-23. 2005
    ..In conclusion, the CDFF S. mutans biofilm model can be used as a de- and remineralization biofilm model, and the split mode is particularly suitable for testing caries-preventive agents...
  19. pmc Non-participation in a randomized controlled trial: the effect on clinical and non-clinical variables
    J H Vermaire
    Department of Social Dentistry and Behavioural Sciences, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam, University of Amsterdam and VU University Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Caries Res 45:269-74. 2011
    ..It is suggested that the external validity of a randomized controlled trial on caries-preventive strategies is not necessarily affected by non-participation bias...
  20. ncbi request reprint Effect of an intensified treatment with 40% chlorhexidine varnish on plaque acidogenicity
    V A M Gerardu
    Department of Cariology Endodontology Pedodontology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, Louwesweg 1, 1066 EA, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Oral Investig 11:77-81. 2007
    ..From comparison with a previous study, we conclude that the triple treatment with EC40 within 1 week was not more effective in reducing plaque acidogenicity than the single one...
  21. ncbi request reprint The effect of a single application of 40% chlorhexidine varnish on the numbers of salivary mutans streptococci and acidogenicity of dental plaque
    V A M Gerardu
    Department of Cariology, Endodontology, Pedodontology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, Louwesweg 1, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Caries Res 37:369-73. 2003
    ..Moreover, reduced acidogenicity of dental plaque after chlorhexidine treatment was not necessarily predicted by suppression of mutans streptococci in saliva...
  22. doi request reprint Putting your money where your mouth is: parents' valuation of good oral health of their children
    J H Vermaire
    Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, Department of Social Dentistry and Behavioural Sciences, Gustav Mahlerlaan 3004, 1181 LA Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 75:2200-6. 2012
    ..Given the results, it may be necessary to differentiate in allocating caries prevention programmes to target parents or (school-based) children directly...
  23. ncbi request reprint Transmission of mutans streptococci between mothers and children with cleft lip and/or palate
    J J de Soet
    Department of Oral Microbiology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Cleft Palate Craniofac J 35:460-4. 1998
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the transmission of Streptococcus mutans between children with cleft lip and/or palate and their mothers...
  24. doi request reprint The effect of chlorhexidine varnish on root caries: a systematic review
    D E Slot
    Department of Periodontology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Caries Res 45:162-73. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to systematically review the present literature on the effect of chlorhexidine varnish (CHX-V) on root caries...
  25. ncbi request reprint Total and free fluoride in toothpastes from some non-established market economy countries
    C van Loveren
    Department of Cariology, Endodontology, Pedodontology, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Caries Res 39:224-30. 2005
    ..Unclear labelling concerning the type and concentration of fluoride was often encountered. A need for quality control of fluoride toothpastes is recommended...
  26. ncbi request reprint [The PICO (Patient-Intervention-Comparison-Outcome) question]
    C van Loveren
    Cariologie Endodontologie Pedodontologie, Academisch Centrum Tandheelkunde Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Tandheelkd 114:172-8. 2007
    ..After this procedure has been followed, an evidence-based answer can be given to the original question...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Dentin demineralization in situ during frequent exposures to bananas or sucrose]
    E Zaura
    Uit de afdeling Cariologie Endodontologie Pedodontologie van het Academisch Centrum Tandheelkunde Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Tandheelkd 113:351-5. 2006
    ..Fluoride toothpaste effectively protected dentin only at the smooth surfaces. In the grooves, fluoride affected the demineralization pattern; it drove lesions towards the bottom of the groove...
  28. ncbi request reprint [Research designs and levels of evidence]
    I H A Aartman
    Sociale Tandheelkunde en Voorlichtingskunde, Academisch Centrum Tandheelkunde Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Tandheelkd 114:161-5. 2007
    ..In order to assess the value of research, it is necessary to have some understanding of what these research designs are concerned with...
  29. ncbi request reprint [Evidence-based dentistry and rating the validity and applicability of research]
    I H A Aartman
    Sociale Tandheelkunde en Voorlichtingskunde, Academisch Centrum Tandheelkunde Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Tandheelkd 114:166-71. 2007
    ..Finally, the general dental practitioner in determining applicability needs to pay attention to the sample and the type of patient used in the research...
  30. ncbi request reprint [Prevention on track? Reinforcement requested]
    C van Loveren
    Afdeling Cariologie Endodontologie Pedodontologie, Academisch Centrum voor Tandheelkunde Amsterdam ACTA
    Ned Tijdschr Tandheelkd 110:493-9. 2003
    ..New ways are to be sought to motivate these risk groups for adequate dental care. Parents, teachers, school medical services but also children of older people and volunteer and professional aid for the elderly should be involved...
  31. ncbi request reprint [Double teeth]
    A H B Schuurs
    Afdeling Cariologie Endodontologie Pedodontologie, Academisch Centrum Tandheelkunde Amsterdam ACTA, Louwesweg 1 1066 EA Amsterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Tandheelkd 109:127-31. 2002
    ..It is assumed that heredity is involved in the development of double teeth. Therefore it is attempted to explain why only one of a homozygotic twin had a double tooth...
  32. doi request reprint Attitudes towards oral health among parents of 6-year-old children at risk of developing caries
    J H Vermaire
    Department of Social Dentistry and Behavioural Sciences, Academic Centre for Dentistry Amsterdam ACTA, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Community Dent Oral Epidemiol 38:507-20. 2010
    ..In this study Q-methodology was used to identify parents' prevailing attitudes towards the oral health of their children...
  33. ncbi request reprint [Prevention is a matter of cooperation]
    C van Loveren
    Ned Tijdschr Tandheelkd 114:93-4. 2007
  34. ncbi request reprint [Evidence-based cariology]
    C van Loveren
    Ned Tijdschr Tandheelkd 110:357. 2003
  35. ncbi request reprint [Identification of caries risk patients 1. An overview of predictive models]
    C van Loveren
    Afdeling Cariologie Endodontologie Pedodontologie, Academisch Centrum voor Tandheelkunde Amsterdam ACTA
    Ned Tijdschr Tandheelkd 110:435-8. 2003
    ..The Dentoprog method is accurate, but has only one level of caries risk, which is considered by most providers as too low and thus unpractical...
  36. ncbi request reprint [Identification of cries risk patients 2. A new method for the selection of caries active children]
    W H van Palenstein Helderman
    WHO Collaborating Centre for Oral Health Care Planning and Future Scenarios, Universitair Medisch Centrum Sint Radboud, Huispost 117, Postbus 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen
    Ned Tijdschr Tandheelkd 110:439-43. 2003
    ..The method is applicable in child populations with different caries incidences and meets the requirements of accuracy. With the user-friendly method, more than 80% of the children at risk can be identified and selected...
  37. ncbi request reprint [Evidence-based dentistry. Foreword]
    C van Loveren
    Ned Tijdschr Tandheelkd 114:154. 2007
  38. ncbi request reprint Utility technology in the assessment of the cut-off between a negative and a positive test in a caries prediction model
    W H van Palenstein Helderman
    WHO Collaborating Centre for Oral Health Care Planning and Future Scenarios, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Caries Res 41:165-9. 2007
    ..This prediction model has potential when caries incidence is low and resources limited...